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

2 bedroom semi detached cottage for sale

Stoke Lane, Bayford £250,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Reception rooms: 2
  • Property age: 1920s to 1930s

Full Description


A delightful semi detached home situated on the edge of this lovely village. The property consists of a useful conservatory which would be a great space for dining whereby you can enjoy a lovely outlook over the front garden. There are double doors through to the sitting room which has a super Edwardian Style working open fire. From the sitting room you have access to the kitchen and access to an inner lobby with stairs to the first floor. The kitchen is fitted with modern units and enjoys an outlook over the rear garden. There is a door to a rear lobby with door to a useful cloakroom and door to outside. The oil fired boiler is kept in the deep understairs storage cupboard. .

On the first floor there are two bedrooms both of a good size, one overlooking countryside views to the front with a range of fitted wardrobes. The second bedroom enjoys views to the rear and a fitted wardrobe. The modern wet room provides a shower area at the same level as the rest of the floor, wc and wash hand basin.

Outside space consists of driveway parking for 2-3 cars, a garage with up and over door, power and light, a greenhouse and 2 timber sheds. The front garden is beautifully presented with a lawn area with deep borders containing a wide variety of colourful plants. The rear garden is fully enclosed and has a paved area, lawned areas with beautiful well stocked beds and borders containing a variety of well established cottage plants. At the top of the garden there are established fruit and vegetable growing beds, fruit trees and an outlook across a paddock.

SITUATION The pretty village of Bayford is located close to the eastern edge of Wincanton and close to the border with Dorset. There is an active community with a church, a village hall, garage and a public house. It is within easy driving distance of several small market towns including Wincanton, Gillingham and Bruton and is situated in some lovely countryside.

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.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Electricity & Drainage. Oil Fired Central Heating.

Council Tax Band: TBC

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.

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01963 34433

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