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1 bedroom detached cottage for sale

Fifehead Hill, Fifehead Magdalen £230,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Reception rooms: 1
  • Property age: Not Specified
  • Floor size: 54.00 sq m

Full Description

DESCRIPTION A beautiful detached cottage with huge amounts of character believed to have been built in the early 1800s of local stone elevations under a thatched roof.

Internally the accommodation comprises: large main sitting / dining room being 20′ long and dual aspect. There are exposed stone walls, wooden beams and a large stone fireplace housing a woodburner.

A single step leads up to the rear of the cottage where there is a kitchen, a shower room and the back door to outside. On the first floor there is a large dual aspect double bedroom.

Outside has been cleverly designed giving ample garden space, with an off road graveled driveway, entered via a 5 bar gate.

SITUATION Fifehead Magdalen is a small scattered rural community set amidst unspoilt farmland within the Blackmore Vale, it has a 13th Century church and village hall. The larger village of Marnhull, about 3 miles away has shops and facilities for everyday needs while Gillingham, Shaftesbury and Sherborne are all within easy reach. Mainline railway station London Waterloo (approximately 2 hours). The A30 is approximately about a mile away. The regional centre of Yeovil is approximately 16 miles to the west and the cities of Salisbury and Bath are within easy motoring distance. There is an abundance of both state and private schools in the region.

AUCTION NOTES This property is for sale via Online Auction. This is a modern twist on the traditional auction room sale where buyers can bid for the property via an online platform. The auction will run for 3 hours on a set date and time chosen by the vendor of the property. The winning bidder, assuming the reserve is met, is legally bound to exchange on the property and pay a 10% deposit similar to a traditional auction house sale and they will have 28 days to complete, please check the legal paperwork to confirm deposit amount. Upon completion of a successful auction the winning bidder will be required to pay a non-refundable reservation fee of 3% inclusive of VAT of the winning bid in addition to the purchase price subject to a minimum fee of £4,800 inclusive of VAT. The auction is powered and carried out by Whoobid and is subject to terms & conditions which will form part of the auction pack which will be available to download for free once produced by the vendors legal representatives. We strongly recommend that you review the legal documents prior to bidding and seek legal advice. PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THE RESERVATION FEES ARE PAYABLE IN ADDITION TO THE ASKING PRICE. Bidders will be required to register in order to download the ‘legal pack’, if you choose to bid on the property you will be required to complete further identity checks for anti-money laundering purposes and provide card details before you are able to place a bid.

**Guide price – This is an indication of the seller’s minimum expectations at auction and is not necessarily the figure the property will achieve but acts as a guide, prices are subject to change prior to the auction.

**Reserve price – Most auctions will be subject to a reserve price, if this figure is not achieved during the auction then the property will not be sold. In normal circumstances the reserve price should be no more than 10% above the guide price.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Electricity & Private Drainage.
Council Authority: Dorset Council – Tel: 0345 034 4569
Council Tax Band: D
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: Exempt Listed Property

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