3 bedroom semi-detached cottage for sale
- Bathrooms: 2
- Bedrooms: 3
- Reception rooms: 2
- Property age: Pre 18th Century
- Floor size: 105.00 sq m
SITUATION The sought after village of Bourton marks the northernmost point of Dorset, and has an active community with a church, a village store including a Post Office/Petrol station and a public house. Bourton is within easy driving distance of several small market towns including Wincanton, Gillingham and Bruton. The village lies on the River Stour, bordering Somerset and Wiltshire with an ‘outstanding’ Ofsted report for the local primary school.
DESCRIPTION Beautiful stone built cottage dating back to the 17th Century with later additions which now enhance the proportions. The accommodation comprises: side entrance lobby/ utility room which has plumbing for a washing machine, space for a fridge/freezer and opens through to the kitchen. The kitchen with its vaulted ceiling has a lovely range of country style units under solid wood worktops with a ceramic belfast sink inset. There is space for a dishwasher and space for cooker. Door through to the large sitting room. This delightful room dotes two super fireplaces one with a log burner inset and the other as an open fireplace, wooden beams and oak flooring. There are two windows overlooking the front, stairs leading upstairs and a few steps that lead down to the dining room. The dining room is a delightful space and enjoys French doors that open out on to the rear garden, oak flooring with access through to the office and separate fully tiled shower/ wet room.
On the first floor there is no shortage or charming character features including a splendid bathroom which enjoys exposed beams, exposed floorboards, traditional roll top bath, wash hand basin and wc. The master bedroom offers a divine space and boasts of a dual aspect, exposed floorboards, vaulted ceiling with exposed beams and a built in cupboard. There are two further bedrooms which overlook the rear aspect.
The cottage benefits from a splendid enclosed garden which is mainly laid to lawn combined with a paved terrace bounded by a vine wrapped pergola providing the perfect sanctuary to enjoy Alfresco dining with family and friends.
To the side of the property there is off road parking for three vehicles, a log store, timber shed and the oil fired boiler and oil tank are located in the garden.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Authority: North Dorset District Council.
Council Tax Band: TBC
Caution: NB All services and fittings mentioned in these particulars have NOT been tested and hence we cannot confirm that they are in working order.
Energy Performance Certificate : Rated: TBC
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