Forest Road, Melksham

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3

If you are looking for a characterful and convenient home in Melksham, you will love this three bedroom semi-detached house on Forest Road, one of the oldest and most desirable streets in town. This property offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of history, as it dates back to the early 1900s and retains many original features, such as fireplaces and bay windows.

The house is set on a generous plot, with a garage, a driveway, and a large garden that backs onto a lovely green space with views down to the River Avon. The garden is perfect for relaxing, entertaining, and enjoying the wildlife. There is also potential to extend the house or convert the attic room into a fourth bedroom, subject to planning permission.

The ground floor comprises of an entrance hall, a living room, a dining room, a kitchen, a utility room, and a cloakroom. The living room and dining room are both bright and spacious with fireplaces. The kitchen is well-equipped and leads to the utility room, which has space for appliances and storage. The cloakroom is a generous size and offers space for storage.

The first floor features two double bedrooms, a single bedroom, and a bathroom. The master bedroom has a bay window and a fireplace, creating a cosy and elegant atmosphere. The second bedroom is also a good size and has a fireplace. The third bedroom is ideal for a child, a guest, or a home office. The bathroom is modern and views out the garden. The attic room is accessed via a ladder from the landing, which could be used as a hobby room, a playroom, or a storage space.

The house is ideally located for access to the town centre, which is only a short walk away. You can find a range of shops, cafes, pubs, and amenities in the high street, as well as a weekly market and a library. The house is also close to several popular primary schools, such as Rivermead, The Manor, Aloeric, and Forest and Sandridge. For leisure and recreation, you can enjoy the nearby park, the canal, and the countryside, as well as the new community campus.

Melksham is a thriving town in Wiltshire, with a rich history and a vibrant community. It is well connected by road and rail, with easy access to the A350, the M4, and the Melksham railway station, which offers regular services to Swindon, Chippenham, Trowbridge, and Westbury. You can also explore the nearby attractions of Lacock, Bath, and Stonehenge.

Don't miss this chance to own a unique and historic home in Melksham. Contact us today to arrange a viewing and see for yourself the charm and potential of this property.

Entrance Hall 17' 10'' x 15' 1'' (5.43m x 4.61m)

Door and windows to side elevation, doors to living room, dining room and kitchen, stairs to first floor and radiator.

Living Room 12' 0'' x 15' 1'' (3.65m x 4.61m)

Bay window to front elevation, fireplace with log burner and two radiators.

Dining Room 11' 11'' x 11' 10'' (3.63m x 3.60m)

French doors to rear elevation, fireplace, built in storage and radiator.

Kitchen 12' 6'' x 8' 11'' (3.82m x 2.73m)

Fitted with a matching range of base and eye level unit with worktop space over, double stainless steel sink unit with single drainer and mixer tap, space for cooker, window to side elevation and radiator.

Utility 8' 6'' x 5' 11'' (2.58m x 1.80m)

Door to side elevation, window to rear elevation, wall mounted boiler, space for washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer, double doors to cloakroom.

Cloakroom 8' 6'' x 2' 9'' (2.58m x 0.84m)

Fitted with a two piece suite comprising of wash hand basin and low level WC, window to side elevation and radiator.

Landing 5' 7'' x 15' 1'' (1.70m x 4.59m)

Box window to side elevation, doors to bedrooms and bathroom, loft hatch with drop down ladder.

Bedroom One 12' 0'' x 15' 1'' (3.65m x 4.59m)

Bay window to front elevation, fireplace and radiator.

Bedroom Two 12' 4'' x 11' 11'' (3.77m x 3.62m)

Window to rear elevation and radiator.

Bedroom Three 7' 3'' x 9' 0'' (2.20m x 2.74m)

Window to side elevation, door to bathroom and radiator.

Bathroom 4' 10'' x 9' 0'' (1.48m x 2.74m)

Fitted with a three piece suite comprising of bath with shower over and glass screen, wash hand basing and low level WC, window to rear elevation and heated towel rail.

Attic Room

Skylight, access to eaves storage and radiator.


Split into areas of patio with space for a shed, lawn with path leading to the rear patio with open views.


Located to the rear of the property with up and over door.


Stretching down the side of the property with space for approx. four vehicles.

Marketed by 01225 684389

Kingstons - Melksham

11 High Street, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 6JR

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