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

3 bedroom period cottage for sale

Horsington, Somerset £575,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • En-suites: 1
  • Reception rooms: 2
  • Property age: Georgian
  • Floor size: 1140.00 sq ft

Full Description

SUMMARY An attractive period cottage with attractive gardens and a variety of substantial versatile outbuildings set in just over half an acre. EPC Rated F

FEATURES – Dining Room
– Living Room
– Kitchen
– Utility
– Cloakroom
– Landing
– Three Bedrooms
– Family Bathroom
– Attractive Landscaped Gardens
– Double Garage
– Heated workshop and storage
– Further storage buildings.
– Timber framed heated cabin
– Gated Driveway
– In all 0.53 acres

DESCRIPTION An attractive period cottage pleasantly situated on the edge of the sought after village of Horsington. The property benefits from a gated driveway, extensive outbuildings and occupies a plot totalling 0.53 acres.

The property is entered via the dining room with stairs rising to the first floor and doors to the kitchen and living room. There is a delightful duel aspect living room with a wood burning stove and exposed beams. The kitchen has a range of quality traditional units. There is space for an electric cooker and a separate Rayburn cooker and heating boiler, there is also space for an American style fridge freezer. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a useful utility area with access to the rear garden and a downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor there are three bedrooms and a stylishly presented fully tiled family bathroom with under floor heating.

Outside the main garden is particularly attractive and situated to the side and rear of the property with a gateway leading to the road. Beyond this the property benefits from a variety of outbuildings including an ‘L plan’ building divided into a variety of storage and workrooms as well as a double garage. This building has a self contained central heating system and benefits from full 3 phase electric and water. There is also an additional timber framed storage building with both single and 3 phase electric.

At the rear of the site is a timber framed cabin situated within its own garden area which benefits from full power and water, a kitchenette and a shower room. This building could provide ancillary accommodation. A driveway extends from the rear of the property to the road and is fully paved with an electric entrance gate.

SITUATION Horsington is a small village with an active community located south of the market town of Wincanton. The village benefits from a village church, public house and a primary school as well as popular village hall. There is a small shop and post office in nearby Templecombe

The country town of Wincanton is approximately 3 miles distant and offers a good range of everyday facilities, including a number of independent shops in the centre as well as two supermarkets on the edge of town. There is a leisure centre and a gym within the town as well as the popular Holbrook House Hotel and Spa on the outskirts. Sherborne is only 8 miles distant with a wide variety of schools and shopping facilities.

Other larger 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 school in Horsington and the local state secondary school King Arthurs in Wincanton as well as the Gryphon School in Sherborne. There are also a number of independent schools nearby including the Bruton Schools and the schools at Sherborne. Templecombe station with links to London and Exeter is just 2 miles away.

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 boiler.

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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