Lilac Cottage

lilac cottage, common road, foxley, malmesbury

an attached cotswold stone cottage, surrounded by open countryside.

This property is being used for example purposes only and is not availble for viewing or purchasing


Nestled within this pretty village, with elevated views across adjoining countryside, lies this attached cottage. Constructed in traditional Cotswold stone, the property combines the comforts of a recent renovation with an abundance of period features.These include stone mullioned windows, an inglenook fireplace and exposed beams and lintels. Family accommodation is located across three floors, with the living space being particularly noteworthy, due to its generous proportions. The sitting room enjoys two fireplaces, both with woodburning stoves, underfloor heating and mullion windows overlooking the garden.
The kitchen with vaulted ceiling is equally impressive, providing room for dining and plentiful storage. A study/snug offer yet further living space.

From an old spiral staircase access is gained to the first floor where two bedrooms and a family bathroom are positioned. Like the kitchen, the master bedroom boasts a vaulted ceiling, exposed A frame beams and a large stone mullion window overlooking the garden. A further attic bedroom is positioned on the second floor.

Generous gardens surrounded by open countryside extend to the rear of house and include large expanses of lawn, a variety of flower beds, a natural pond and vegetable patch. A shepherds hut with
decked terrace and power could be used as an independent studio for anyone working
from home. whilst a paved terrace extending directly behind the cottage offers opportunity for alfresco dining. A gated gravelled driveway offers parking for multiple vehicles.

  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Study/Snug
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Utility Room
  • Extensive Gardens
  • Shepherds Hut
  • Plentiful Parking

Guide Price




Positioned on the outskirts of Malmesbury in the rural village of Foxley, surrounded by open countryside, plentiful walks and unspoilt scenery. The nearby town of Malmesbury, reputed to be the oldest borough in England, provides extensive facilities, including two primary schools, a highly regarded secondary school, with a traditional high street offering variety of shops, cafes, and cosy pubs. Conveniently located for access to junction 17 of the M4, Bath, Bristol and London are all within easy reach. Nearby Chippenham and Kemble Railway Stations offer a direct line to London Paddington.


From Malmesbury take the B4040 in the direction Foxley, after 0.2 miles fork right for Foxley. Continue for 1 mile to locate the driveway to Lilac Cottage on your right hand side.


General Information

Tenure: Freehold
Postcode: SN16 0HN
Viewing: Strictly by appointment through Whitaker Seager.
Fixtures and Fitting: Some mentioned in these sales particulars are included in the sale.  All others are specifically excluded but may be made available by separate negotiation.
Local Authorities:  Council Tax Band and EPC rating

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