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

4 bedroom period cottage for sale

Old Hill, Wincanton £279,950

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Reception rooms: 1
  • Property age: Victorian
  • Floor size: 108.00 sq m

Full Description

SUMMARY ** NO FORWARD CHAIN ** VIEWING RECOMMENDED ** A charming character home located a short distance from town yet also close to countryside. The property is well presented and benefits from an attractive terraced garden and off street parking. EPC Rated E

FEATURES – Living Room
– Kitchen/Breakfast Room
– Four Bedrooms
– Family Bathroom
– Shower Room
– Generous Gardens
– Attractive Location
– Lovely Views
– Off-Street Parking
– Close to Town
– Period Property
– Viewing advised
– No Forward Chain
– Summer House
– Gas Fired Central Heating

DESCRIPTION A charming character cottage based within walking distance of the heart of the town yet also close to countryside.

The property is entered via a generously proportioned living room with two windows facing the front, a fireplace housing a wood burning stove and stairs rising to the first floor. A doorway leads through to the spacious kitchen/breakfast room with windows to the rear and a further window and stable door leading to the side. There are a range of traditional style kitchen units with timber work surfaces, a ‘Belfast’ sink and space for a range style cooker and other appliances.

On the first floor the master bedroom benefits from windows to the front and rear. There are three further bedrooms that could accommodate a double bed as well as a separate bathroom and shower room.

Outside the property benefits from a driveway to the side. The garden is located on several levels and has been attractively landscaped with a variety of plants, shrubs and trees. To the rear of the garden there is a timber summer house.

SITUATION 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 is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.

Council Tax – Band D

Mains water, mains electricity, mains drainage and gas fired central heating

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

Rated E . View at

From our office on the Market Place turn left into North Street. Continue as if you are heading out of town where the property can be found on the left hand side shortly after the weir.

The property has a ‘Flying Freehold’ with the Master Bedroom overlapping the neighbouring property.

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    Wincanton Office

    01963 34433

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