Oxford Street Ramsbury
Ramsbury Property for sale near Marlborough
Property for sale in Ramsbury. Richmond Cottage is situated in a private and secluded location in the heart of Ramsbury, a popular and vibrant Wiltshire village located in the North Wessex Downs AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty)
Richmond Cottage is believed to date from the 16th century and has a huge amount of character including exposed beams, an AGA and a wood burning stove. The property is approached down a private drive and is entirely hidden away, despite being in the middle of the village only a short walk from all amenities.
The large garden is well established with herbaceous borders, shrubs, fruit trees and a productive kitchen garden. There is ample private parking (restricted access for large vehicles) as well as a good size double garage, additional outbuildings and a workshop/studio.
Day-to-day amenities in Ramsbury include shops, pubs, a Post Office, doctors’ surgery, recreation centre (including tennis, football and cricket clubs). Midway Stores (the main village shop) has recently been extensively refurbished and extended.
The village is well served by excellent state and private schools including Ramsbury Primary School, St John’s Marlborough, Marlborough College, Pinewood, Dauntsey’s and St Francis Pewsey. More comprehensive facilities can be found in the pretty market towns of Marlborough and Hungerford, and in nearby Swindon and Newbury.
The area is well known for its chalk downs and water meadows and lies at the heart of an extensive network of footpaths and bridleways linking many places of historical interest.
Hungerford 5 miles (London Paddington 60 minutes), Marlborough 7 miles, M4 J14 8 miles, M4 J15 10 miles, Swindon 13 miles (London Paddington 60 minutes), Newbury 14 miles (London Paddington 50 minutes) Distances and times approximate.