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Elegant and Spacious Apartment Within a Beautiful Georgian Town House

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Main House - the Apartment has its own private entrance to the side of the house

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Last updated: 12/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Salisbury apartment description

The Apartment is within a Listed Historic (18th century) Town House. The restoration of the house and the Apartment was the subject of a 15 part TV documentary which followed the owners, Peter and Sandy's, initial restoration of the house in 1999. Over the 14 years they have lived in the house they have continued the restoration work and more recently the house won Period Living Magazine's Town House of the year 2011.
The Apartment has over the last two months been totally up-dated and furnished with the same style and elegance as the main house.
There is an eclectic mix of antique and contemporary furniture throughout the Apartment which is elegant and very comfortable.
As the Apartment is on the top floor of the house, the large Sitting Room has great views out over the Market Square and roof tops of Wilton.
Both the bedrooms are a spacious and light and have large new double bed in one room and King/or twin beds in the master bedroom both with crisp white bed linen, cupboards for storage, bedside tables and so on.
The contemporary kitchen has also been updated, with a new oven, washing machine, plenty of shelving and storage etc. (A welcome hamper for guest staying a week or more - with fresh bread, butter, milk, and cheese is left in the Kitchen for guests on thier arrival).
There is a beautiful private walled garden with Swimming pool that the owners are happy to make available by separate arrangement (See photo's)

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Private Chef

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25yrs...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Not Suitable For Children:

                The Apartment isn't really suitable for children under 16yrs just because there are antiques, but if you promise to looking care about whats there then we can always make exceptions!...moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

                Just let us know if you prefer King size double or twin beds...moreless

              • Light and spacious bedrooms elegantly furnished to the highest standards. Egyptian cotton sheets and full 'down' duvets and pillows are on both the beds ensuring our guests always have a great nights sleep! The second Bedroom - either twin beds or King size double bed... just let us know which you would prefer!...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1

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              • The Bathroom has a bath with shower over… its small but cute!

              Other Amenities

                  • Laundry service can be arranged if requested Private Chef can be arranged if requested ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                      • Downtown:

                        The apartment is on the 3rd floor of our Georgian town house with its own private entrance. The sitting room looks out over the historic roof tops of some of Wilton's finest historic buildings....moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Equestrian Events
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis

                      Dining

                      • Dining:

                        Antique small dining table with gate leg chairs…....moreless

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 4 people

                      General

                      • Internet:

                        Wifi is free so yes internet...moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Egyptian cotton white bed linen supplied...moreless

                      • Living Room:

                        Large Living room with fantastic views over some of Wiltons finest roof tops, furnished with an eclectic mix of antique and contempory furniture inculding Large comfy sofa,chairs, rugs etc...moreless

                      • Parking:

                        Free parking outside front of the main house...moreless

                      • Towels Provided:

                        Large white fluffy bath, hand towels and flannels provided....moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        Washing Machine provided...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        Good Free Wifi...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Catering Available:

                        We have a couple of fantastic catering companies in Wilton who can catering for individual meals or every meal! Contact me direct for more details...moreless

                      • Coffee Maker:

                        Coffee filter Machine...moreless

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        There is a great selection of crockery, glasses, pans and Knives....moreless

                      • Kitchen:

                        The kitchen has been totally updated modernised and is well equipped for any discerning chiefs! ...moreless

                      • Microwave:

                        Microwave ...moreless

                      • Oven:

                        Oven and hob...moreless

                      • Pantry Items:

                        Store cupboard stock with basics… just replace whats finished - that benefits everyone!...moreless

                       

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                      2 night min stay
                      £130

                      Rates are based on 2 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest


                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Laundry and Cleaning £20
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      £130/night for 2 people (min 2 night stay)

                      £150/night for 3 or 4 people

                      £900/Week for 2,3, or 4

                      If there are children under 16yrs then a damage security deposit is required.


                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                      Last updated: 12/11/2014
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                      Location

                      28 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Southampton
                      Salisbury
                      Nearest Barpub
                      The Greyhound
                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Portsmouth
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Salisbury
                      Salisbury
                      Nearest Motorway
                      A30
                      30 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Bournemouth

                      Car: Recommended

                      The Apartment is ideally located within a pretty tree-lined square set in the quintessential English market town of Wilton. Once the ancient and historical Capital of Wessex, it has a wide range of family owned shops, cafes, pubs, and a great delicatessen as well as the Earl of Pembroke's Wilton House, described as England's most beautiful country house all with easy walking distance.

                      The enchanting Catherdral City of Salisbury is about 1.5 miles to the east and offers a more extensive range of both shopping and entertainment facilities.

                      Wilton is ideally located to explore the World Heritage site of Stonehenge, Avebury, Wardour Castle, the New Forest national park, lackock Abbey, City of Bath to name a few.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1998

                      About the owner: Sandy and Peter operate a Chartered Architect's Practice next to the property based in a converted church. www.classicarchitecture.co.uk

                      Why the Owner Chose Salisbury:
                      The Apartment is within a Listed Historic (18th century) Town House. The restoration of the house was the subject of a 15 part TV documentary which followed Peter and Sandy's initial restoration of the house back in 2000. More recently the house won the prestigious Period Living Magazine's Town House of the year 2011 Award.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      Three miles west of Salisbury, right where the Wylye and Nadder rivers meet, lies pretty Wilton, an attractive market town with a rich historical heritage, one that stretches right back to the 8th century AD and the Anglo-Saxons. Wilton was once the county town of Wiltshire, and for a place of – what? Four thousand people? – it has some remarkable claims to fame: Alfred the Great once lost a major battle here to advancing Danes; carpet-weaving expertise allowed the town to give its name to perhaps Britain’s most celebrated floor covering; while over the years it’s been home to everything from a major smallpox epidemic to the scrambled egg and moustaches of Britain’s military top brass. The house sits in a particularly pretty tree-lined square and is believed to date from 1860 or thereabouts – the year that Abraham Lincoln became US president and Charles Dickens published his first chapters of Great Expectations


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                      Photos

                      • Main House - the Apartment has its own private entrance to the side of the house

                        Main House - the Apartment has its own private entrance to the side of the house

                      • Landing half way up the stairs to the Apartment...

                        Landing half way up the stairs to the Apartment...

                      • Master bedroom with king size bed as Twin Beds..

                        Master bedroom with king size bed as Twin Beds..

                      • Master bedroom with kingsize bed

                        Master bedroom with kingsize bed

                      • Well equipped kitchen with everything you need to cook mighty fine meals!

                        Well equipped kitchen with everything you need to cook mighty fine meals!

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • The small church behind the house

                        The small church behind the house

                      • Wilton Deli - just round the corner from the Apartment

                        Wilton Deli - just round the corner from the Apartment

                      • Our Wilton Baker just off the Market Square behind the Apartment.

                        Our Wilton Baker just off the Market Square behind the Apartment.

                      • Private entrance to the Apartment

                        Private entrance to the Apartment

                      • Floor layout of the Apartment.

                        Floor layout of the Apartment.

                      • Large Sitting Room with comfy sofa and chairs and great views out over the roof tops of Wilton

                        Large Sitting Room with comfy sofa and chairs and great views out over the roof tops of Wilton

                      • Master bedroom.....

                        Master bedroom.....

                      • Second double bedroom

                        Second double bedroom

                      • Couple of kitchen wall hangings with utensils...

                        Couple of kitchen wall hangings with utensils...

                      • View out of the Sitting room over the rooftops of Wilton

                        View out of the Sitting room over the rooftops of Wilton

                      • Wilton Flower Shop - just one of the many lovely shops in the high street

                        Wilton Flower Shop - just one of the many lovely shops in the high street

                      • Thursday is Market Day in the Square behind the Apartment

                        Thursday is Market Day in the Square behind the Apartment

                      • The Owners: Sandy and Peter

                        The Owners: Sandy and Peter

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Thursday, December 25, 2014

                      £130 per night (GBP)
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                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

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