Tisbury, Salisbury


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A unique opportunity to own this pretty detached period cottage in the heart of Tisbury village with well proportioned family accommodation. ** THREE BEDROOMS ** GARAGE/WORKSHOP & PARKING ** GARDEN ** NO ONWARD CHAIN **


Leave Salisbury on the A36, proceeding through Wilton and at the next village of Burcombe turn right on to the A3089. Continue through the village of Dinton before turning left towards Tisbury. Continue through Chicksgrove and upon reaching Tisbury, continue to the T junction at the top of the High Street. Turn right on to Hindon Road and Anchor Cottage can be found after approximately 200 yards on the left hand side.


Anchor Cottage is a pretty detached period cottage in the heart of Tisbury village. The cottage has an excellent range of accommodation with a superb open plan sitting/dining room which has a large inglenook fireplace with a woodburner, walls with exposed stonework and stairs leading to the first floor from this room. There is a bespoke fitted kitchen with oak work surfaces and an integrated oven, fridge and dishwasher. Also on the ground floor is a cloakroom. On the first floor there are three bedrooms, with the main bedroom having a dressing area which leads to the en-suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom which has an excellent white suite. There is a door leading from the sitting room into the garden which lies to the side of the property and this is arranged on two levels and has a south-easterly aspect. On the other side of the property there is a gravelled parking area with a single garage which is connected to mains drainage and currently houses the washing machine. Anchor Cottage lies in the heart of the village within walking distance of the centre of the village which has a wide range of shops and a mainline railway station serving London Waterloo. The larger town of Shaftesbury and the city of Salisbury lie close by and the A303 which serves the West Country and London lies approximately five miles to the north. Tisbury is also within close proximity to Bruton and Frome, which are both well known local towns, particularly Bruton which has the Hauser & Wirth art gallery. The property is offered to the market with no onward chain.

The windows and external door would benefit from replacement.

House Specifics

The accommodation is arranged as follows, all measurements being approximate:

Stained glass front door accesses the sitting room from the street; to the side a stable-style side door with glazed viewer to:

Rear entrance lobby

Tiled floor, doors to sitting/dining room and to:


Fitted with a low level WC, wash hand basin, radiator, obscure glazed window to rear, tiled floor.

Sitting/dining room

7.35m x 5.23m (24'1 x 17'1 )

Two windows to front with window seats, exposed painted floorboards, two exposed stone walls, inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam over housing woodburner, inset spotlights, two radiators, space for table and chairs, two windows to rear, french doors to side and garden.


3.54m x 3.07 (11'7 x 10'0 )

Fitted with base and wall units with oak work surfaces over, Belfast-style double sink with mixer tap under window to side, window to front, integrated electric oven with extractor over, integrated fridge and dishwasher, exposed stone wall, tiled floor.

First floor - Landing

Exposed painted floorboards, window to rear, built-in single wardrobe.

Bedroom one

3.54m x 3.10m (11'7 x 10'2 )

Triple aspect with windows to front, side and rear, radiator, painted exposed floorboards, access to loft. This room is accessed via a dressing area.

Dressing area

Window to front, painted exposed floorboards, built-in single wardrobe, airing cupboard housing factory insulated hot water cylinder and immersion, radiator, door to:

En-suite shower room

Fitted with a white suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, shower cubicle, extractor, part-tiled walls, painted exposed floorboards, inset spotlights.

Bedroom two

3.15m x 2.89m (10'4 x 9'5 )

Window to front, radiator, built-in wardrobes.

Bedroom three

2.41m x 2.27m (7'10 x 7'5 )

Window to side, painted exposed floorboards, radiator, overstair cupboard.


Fitted with a white suite comprising timber panelled bath with mixer tap and shower connection over, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, part-tiled walls, painted exposed floorboards, window to side, heated towel radiator.


To the front of the property is a small walled garden area with a gate leading to the front door. To the side of the property there is a driveway providing ample parking for two cars which accesses the side door. Adjacent to the driveway is a DETACHED GARAGE with an up-and-over door and a personal door to the side. The garage measures 5.12m x 3.09m (16' 9 x 10' 1 ), has a pitched tiled roof, power and light, and water is supplied as it currently houses the washing machine. There is also a loft storage area. This area may be suitable for an extension, subject to the necessary permissions. On the other side of the property accessed from the sitting/dining room, is the pretty cottage garden which has a south easterly aspect and is arranged on two levels. It has an attractive gravelled area enclosed by stone wall and beech hedging and has a private aspect. Steps lead from the terrace up to the lawn and there is a path which leads from the terrace around the back of the property on to the driveway via a gate.


The Council Tax Band is D' and the payment for the year 2020/2021 payable to Wiltshire Council is £1,918.70.

Agent's Notes

There are currently tenants in the property who have been given six months notice to expire in September 2021.

The photographs are not representative of the current furniture and layout.

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