Gillingham: 01747 822233 Wincanton: 01963 34433 Shaftesbury: 01747 852301 Roy Barrett: 01258 473900

3 bedroom detached cottage for sale

Bayford, Near Wincanton £336,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Reception rooms: 3
  • Property age: Georgian
  • Floor size: 106.00 sq m

Full Description

KEY FEATURES – Living Room
– Study
– Kitchen/Breakfast Room
– Utility/Shower Room
– First Floor Landing
– Master Bedroom
– En-Suite Shower Room
– Family Bathroom
– Two further Double Bedrooms
– Off Road ParkingArea
– Generous Rear Garden
– Lovely Countryside Views
– Wealth of Character Features
– Highly sought after Village
– Well presented accommodation

DESCRIPTION A three bedroom period detached cottage located in the heart of the popular village of Bayford. The property has been refurbished to a high standard by the current owners and benefits from a wealth of character features and a pretty garden with views to the rear towards Charlton Musgrove.

The living room is an attractive space with an open fireplace and a light and airy feel with an opening to the study and a door leading to the kitchen/breakfast room. The kitchen/breakfast room is duel aspect providing plenty of light with a door leading to the garden, stairs leading to the first floor and an opening to the study. A particular feature of this room is the period brick fire surround as well as exposed beams. The kitchen itself comprises traditional style modern units with space for appliances and timber work surfaces. Completing the downstairs is the study area and utilty/WC. Upstairs there are three good sized bedrooms. The master bedroom is particularly spacious and benefits from an en-suite shower room. Also on the first floor is a modern family bathroom.

Outside there is a very pleasant garden which is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of mixed shrub and flower borders. The garden also benefits from two small sheds and access leading to the front. From the rear of the garden there are lovely views across the valley. There is ample off road parking to the side of the property for approximately four vehicles.

SITUATION The pretty village of Bayford is located close to the eastern edge of Wincanton and close to the border with Dorset. There is an active community with a church, a village hall, garage and a public house. It is within easy driving distance of several small market towns including Wincanton, Gillingham and Bruton and is situated in some lovely countryside.

Other towns within commuting distance from the property include the regional centre of Yeovil as well as the Cathedral City of Salisbury and the historic town of Sherborne with its famous Abbey and Castles. There are excellent Schools in the area with a primary schools In Bourton, Charlton Musgrove and Wincanton. State secondary schools include King Arthur’s in Wincanton and Gillingham School as well as Sexey’s in Bruton. There are also a number of independent schools nearby including the Bruton Schools and the schools at Sherborne.

There are excellent communications with the A303 within five minutes drive providing good road access to London and the South West. There are also excellent rail links with stations at Gillingham, Castle Cary and Bruton. Bristol and Bournemouth Aiports are also within a comfortable driving distance.

The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.

Council Tax – Band D

Mains water, mains electricity, mains drainage and oil fired central heating

All those items usually regarded as retained to the Vendors are specifically reserved out of the sale, although some may be available to the purchaser if required at valuation.

South Somerset District Council 01935 462462


Strictly by appointment with the Vendor’s Agent, Chaffers Estate Agents,
Telephone the Wincanton Office on 01963 34433

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