Oakview, Bowerhill Lane, Melksham, Wiltshire SSTC

5 2 5

£795,000 Detached house for sale



Oakview is located at the end of a no through lane with far reaching views across open countryside. The Kennett and Avon Canal is a short walk from Oakview and offers cycling and walking opportunities to Bradford on Avon, Bath and Devizes, with many wonderful pubs along the route for refreshments. This country home boasts the tranquility of the country with the convenience of a town, with local amenities in the nearby market towns of Melksham and Devizes, the former of which has a train station to provide access to the broader county of Wiltshire.


Available for the first time since construction, this unique detached home was carefully designed and built by the current owners with a multitude of high specification features to make this a perfect family home.

The gardens are extensive and parking fo several vehicles, alongside a DETACHED SEPARATE ANNEX and WORKSHOP to provide a flexible and potentially multigenerational home for the entire family to enjoy.

The ground floor of the main property includes an entrance hallway, study, sitting room, family room, games room, kitchen/dining room, conservatory, utility and cloakroom. On the first floor there are five bedrooms and an en-suite to the master and a family bathroom.

ACCOMMODATION: With double glazed front door and side panels to the side.

ENTRANCE HALLWAY: With radiator, wood flooring, stairs to first floor with wooden balustrade, doors to:

STUDY: 15' 08" x 9' 09" (4.78m x 2.97m) With double glazed window to front, radiator. 

SITTING ROOM: 16' 11" x 16' 11" (5.16m x 5.16m) With double glazed patio doors opening into garden, feature dual open fireplace with log burner, stone mantle, beamed ceilings, wood flooring, radiator, door to hallway, opening through to:- 

FAMILY ROOM: 17' 07" x 10' 06" (5.36m x 3.2m) With double glazed double French doors opening into the rear garden, dual aspect feature fireplace with log burner, open brick chimney breast, vaulted ceiling with beams and velux window, built in bar area, wood flooring, through to:- 

GAMES ROOM: 14' 11" x 13' 07" (4.55m x 4.14m) With double glazed window to front, radiator, wood flooring, vaulted ceiling with beams and velux window. 

KITCHEN/DINER: 33' 01" x 11' 08" (10.08m x 3.56m) With double glazed window to front, fitted with a range of wall and base units and shelving and cabinets, wine rack, space for range with extractor over, Belfast sink, two radiators, recess ceiling spotlights, beams, feature ornamental fire place, wood flooring, open through to conservatory and doors to: 

CONSERVATORY: 14' 0" x 13' 0" (4.27m x 3.96m) With low step leading from kitchen/diner, dwarf wall being double glazed and double doors opening into garden, wood flooring. 

UTILITY ROOM: 14' 06" x 10' 11" (4.42m x 3.33m) With double glazed window to front and rear, double glazed door to front and rear, built in aga, plumbing for automatic washing and dishwasher, flag stone floors, cupboard housing floor mounted oil fired boiler supplying central heating and domestic hot water, door to:- 

CLOAKROOM: With high level w.c. wash hand basin, radiator. 

LANDING: With double glazed window to front, (countryside views), airing cupboard with lagged tank, radiator, loft access with loft ladder, doors to:- 

MASTER SUITE: 25' 02" x 11' 01" (7.67m x 3.38m) With twin double glazed windows to front, (countryside views), two radiators, three double built in wardrobes, walk-in wardrobe, access out to both front and rear of bedroom, (giving potential to separate to a sixth bedroom). 

EN-SUITE: 8' 08" x 6' 0" (2.64m x 1.83m) With double glazed window to side, modern suite comprises:- shower with glass screen, pedestal wash hand basin, low flush w.c., ladder radiator, built in double storage cupboard, recess ceiling spotlighting, extractor fan. 

BEDROOM TWO: 12' 08" x 9' 11" (3.86m x 3.02m) With double glazed window to rear, radiator, built in double wardrobe. 

BEDROOM THREE: 12' 08" x 9' 11" (3.86m x 3.02m) With double glazed window to rear, radiator, built in double wardrobe. 

BEDROOM FOUR: 10' 0" x 9' 08" (3.05m x 2.95m) With double glazed window rear, radiator, built in double wardrobe. 

BEDROOM FIVE: 9' 09" x 9' 08" (2.97m x 2.95m) With double glazed window to front, (countryside views), radiator. 

BATHROOM: 12' 08" x 7' 07" (3.86m x 2.31m) With double glazed window to side, modern bathroom suite comprising step in bath with tiled surround, built in matching his and hers wash hand basin with cupboards under, WC with concealed flush, shower with glass panel, ladder style radiator, extractor fan, recess ceiling spotlighting, part tiled walls.  

OUTSIDE: Generous well planned grounds and gardens surround the property with plenty of shrubs, bushes, mature fruit trees. To the front a double five bar gate gives access onto a large gravelled area with parking for several vehicles, lawn and countryside views. A further five bar gate gives access onto an extended gravelled area to the side and rear, pleasant sunny and shaded seating areas, pergola with seating and bbq area, large shed, outside taps and lighting, oil tank. 

ANNEX/WORKSHOP: To the rear of the property is a spacious annex and workshop -


These particulars, whilst believed to be accurate are set out as a general outline only for guidance and do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. Intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements of representation of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their accuracy. No person in this firms employment has the authority to make or give a representation or warranty in respect of the property. Floor plan measurements and distances are approximate only and should not be relied upon. We have not carried out a detailed survey nor tested the services, appliances or specific fittings.

Reference: CCP-74595100



  • Detached Family Home
  • Countryside Location
  • Five Bedrooms
  • Five Reception Rooms
  • Generous Gardens
  • Annex & Workshop


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