3 bedroom georgian town house for sale
Mill Street, Wincanton £425,000
- Bathrooms: 1
- Bedrooms: 3
- Reception rooms: 2
- Property age: Georgian
SITUATION Located on Mill Street which has a remarkable variety of other period properties of all sizes. The popular small town of Wincanton has a historic centre and benefits from a number of amenities and excellent transport links. Within the town there are 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. There is an active community within Wincanton with a number of societies and several churches. Other small towns such as Bruton and Castle Cary are also nearby as well as the beautiful Stourhead Estate.
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 Wincanton and the local state secondary school King Arthur’s. There are also a number of independent schools nearby including the Bruton Schools and the schools at Sherborne.
There are excellent communication links 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 Templecombe, Gillingham, Castle Cary and Bruton. Bristol and Bournemouth Airports are also within a comfortable driving distance.
THE PROPERTY An Elegant 17th Century Georgian house Listed as Grade II boasts of well presented interiors with many period features & a Beautiful Landscaped Rear Garden. The accommodation comprises: a broad entrance hall which highlights many original features including flagstone flooring and an original wood panelled wall. There is an understairs storage cupboard and a staircase leading to the first floor. Inner Lobby with glazed French door to outside, door to kitchen/breakfast room and door to a useful boot room.
Being a double fronted property you are able to enjoy two sizeable reception rooms both overlooking the front aspect with splendid windows both fitted with original panelled shutters creating privacy.The sitting room enjoys a dual aspect and has exposed ceiling beams, useful shelved recessed area, and an impressive Inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove inset. The drawing room offers a variety of fitted book shelves, cupboard with glazed display above and a feature Inglenook fireplace.
The breakfast room offers a great space for entertaining a family having a vaulted ceiling, continuation of the flagstone flooring, a variety of Shaker Style floor and wall cupboards, lots of worktop space and a window overlooking the rear aspect. There is a step up to a further area with cupboards, worktop, original Belfast sink and drainer unit, window overlooking the rear aspect, door to outside, cooker space and door to the utility room. In here there is a wall mounted gas fired boiler, space and plumbing for a washing machine and space for a fridge/freezer.
On the first floor there is a galleried landing with further charming characterful features and has a deep understairs storage cupboard. There is a useful cloakroom. The main master bedroom has handsome exposed oak flooring, a large window overlooking the front and a window overlooking the rear garden. Further double bedroom with window overlooking the front.
On the second floor there is an additional double bedroom overlooking rooftops and Church steeple. There is a delightful bathroom with dual aspect which comprises of a white traditional suite with bath, wash hand basin and WC. From this room there is an internal window which overlooks the first floor landing and front aspect. From the bathroom there are a few steps & door to an occasional bedroom which has a double cupboard housing a gas fired boiler (Newly fitted January 2019).
The rear garden is a peaceful place and is fully enclosed with a sweeping manicured lawn bounded by deep borders containing a variety of well established plants. There is a paved sun terrace area. A wood storing area and a large timber shed at the very end of the garden.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Gas, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Tax Band: D
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: Not Required as Grade II Listed.
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