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

3 bedroom end of terrace cottage for sale

East Stour, Gillingham £325,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Reception rooms: 2
  • Property age: Not Specified
  • Floor size: 130.00 sq m

Full Description

DESCRIPTION The delightful Former Old Post Office has undergone a considerable program of improvement and expansion by the current owner over previous years making it a gorgeous family home.

To the front of the cottage a low brick wall with a wrought iron gate surrounds the property. Stepping through a low maintenance front garden leads to the front door opening into the beautiful sitting room.

The accommodation is arranged over two floors, on the ground floor the lounge benefits from double glazed sash windows, has a recently fitted Wood burning stove set on a brick hearth with a brick feature wall behind, stairs leading to the first floor and a door leading into an inner hallway.

The inner hallway gives access to the Dining room which has a feature wooden beam and French doors into the garden. The spacious utility room has a well-equipped cloakroom, spaces for appliances and a separate door to the side of the cottage. The kitchen / diner is a good size with cottage style cream base units and wooden work-tops, a Belfast sink, useful island with storage underneath, space for an American style fridge freezer, an alcove with a wooden beam over and brick surround with two larder cupboards either side. The kitchen has room for a family dining table and French doors opening into the garden.

On the first floor all rooms are accessed by the inner hallway; there are three generously sized bedrooms and a family bathroom. The bathroom is tastefully finished with stone affect tiling, wooden floors and a heritage white suite comprising wash hand basin, WC, and bath with shower over.

The property benefits from an approximately 131ft long garden which is securely fenced for privacy. The garden is predominantly laid to lawn with pretty shrubs and flowers, a crab apple tree and side access around the cottage.

The Old Post office further benefits from two allocated parking spaces and is a stone’s throw from the local pub and beautiful countryside walks.

SITUATION East Stour is a popular residential village located approximately 3 miles from Gillingham, 5 miles from the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury and 6 miles from Sturminster Newton. The village has a highly regarded Farm Shop / Restaurant, an active village hall with adjoining recreation ground, 2 pubs and parish church. A primary school is available at nearby Woodville and a main line station in Gillingham (Exeter ~ Waterloo).

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Oil, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Authority: Dorset Council – Tel: 0345 034 4569
Council Tax Band: C
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: D

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