3 bedroom detached cottage for sale
Bridge Street, Bourton, Gillingham £489,000
- Bathrooms: 1
- Bedrooms: 3
- Reception rooms: 1
- Property age: Not Specified
DESCRIPTION A charming and sympathetically modernised three double bedroom stone period detached cottage with private garden and parking located in the highly sought after village of Bourton within walking distance to local village shop/petrol station, primary school, pub and is easily accessible to the A303.
This attractive cottage was built circa 1800 and offers plenty of character with exposed beams, timber and slate flooring. The accommodation is arranged over two floors and in brief comprises:- A good sized entrance hall with stairs to the first floor and door to:- cloakroom with low level WC, wash hand basin, space and plumbing for washing machine/tumble drier; a cosy sitting room featuring a fireplace which houses a wood burner with cupboard/shelving to the side, a media wall and door to:- a triple aspect kitchen with a range of floor and wall units with hard wood worktops, Belfast sink, Aga with cooker hood above, integrated dish washer, fridge/freezer, larder cupboard, exposed beams; to complete the layout on this floor is Bedroom 3 which over looks the patio and garden featuring exposed beams, stone flooring with under floor heating. There is an attractive landing on the first floor with exposed beams, window over looking the garden and doors to:- Bedroom 1 featuring a beautiful vaulted ceiling with exposed beams, exposed floor boards, built in wardrobes with lighting, built in dressing table and an airing cupboard which house the electric boiler; Bedroom 2 also has a beautiful vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and window to the front; a modern bathroom suite fitted with a panelled bath, vanity wash basin, low level WC, large shower cubicle and chrome heated towel rail.
The property benefits from an attractive secluded garden, shed, vegetable patch and gated parking.
OUTSIDE The property is approached via timber double gates that open onto a parking area with shed and bin/log store. An attractive hedged and walled enclosed cottage garden mainly laid to lawn with raised flower and shrub beds running alongside, a raised paved patio ideal for al fresco dining, raised vegetable patch enclosed with railway sleepers, well established trees, outside tap and outside light.
There is also the option to purchase a Victorian style greenhouse with tiled underfloor heating.
LOCATION The sought after village of Bourton marks the northern most 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 towns including Mere, 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.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Electricity & Mains Drainage.
Council Authority: Dorset Council ~ Council Tax Band: E
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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