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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Leigh Common, Wincanton £439,950

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Reception rooms: 2
  • Property age: 1950s, 1960s and 1970s
  • Floor size: 134.00 sq m

Full Description

DESCRIPTION A generously proportioned detached house situated in a semi-rural location. The property offers a wealth of potential for improvement.

The property is entered via a long hallway with doors to the main rooms of the house and stairs rising to the first floor with a cupboard underneath. The living room is a bright and airy dual aspect room with an open fireplace. The kitchen faces the rear and has a range of base mounted units with a sink unit, space for various appliances and an oil fired boiler. A door leads out to a utility area with doors to the rear garden, garage and WC. Completing the downstairs living accommodation is a dining room that faces to the front. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Outside the property has a gravel driveway to the front with a large lawn extending to the side and rear of the property with a timber shed and various shrubs and trees. The large single garage is integral to the property and benefits from a window to the side and extra head height.

SITUATION The small hamlet of Leigh Common is located just off of the A303 and benefits from a public house. The nearby village of Charlton Musgrove has an active community with a village pub, church, village hall and a farm shop and is within easy driving distance of several small market towns including Wincanton, Bruton and Castle Cary.

The village is near the Stourhead Estate and has views of Alfred’s Tower set in the beautiful Somerset countryside close to the borders with Dorset and Wiltshire. Other 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 primary schools at Bruton, Wincanton and Bourton. State secondary schools include King Arthur’s in Wincanton and Gillingham School as well as Sexey’s in Bruton. There are also a number of independent schools nearby including the Bruton Schools and the schools at Sherborne. There are excellent communications with the A303 within five minutes drive providing good road access to London and the South West. There are also excellent rail links with stations at Gillingham, Castle Cary and Bruton.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Gas, Electricity & Private Drainage.
Council Tax Band: E
Council Authority: South Somerset District Council – 01935 462462
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: F

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