4 bedroom terraced house for saleBowden Road, TEMPLECOMBE
Sold STC £230,000
A great opportunity to purchase a well proportioned Victorian terraced home lying on the edge of the popular Somerset village of Templecombe within easy reach of the primary school and mainline train station linking London to the West Country. We believe that the property was connected to the railway and was probably a workers residence. It has been home to our sellers for the last twelve years during which time they have improved it with the installation of oil fired central heating, double glazing, some renewed floor boards and multi fuel burners in the sitting and dining rooms. The sellers have also converted the loft space into a delightful master suite with en-suite bathroom and boasting far reaching countryside views. The property is also presented to the market with the added bonus of no onward chain. This fabulous comfortable family home must be viewed to truly appreciate the room sizes and easy to use layout.
In brief, the ground floor accommodation consists of porch area, sitting room with bay window and fireplace with burner, dining room with fireplace and burner, kitchen fitted with a range of bespoke units and reclaimed work surfaces and bathroom with separate shower cubicle. On the first floor there are three generously sized bedrooms with the master bedroom occupying the second floor. Outside there is space to the front to park two cars, an enclosed frontage and a long cottage style garden with good privacy and enjoying a southerly aspect.
Energy Efficiency Rating D - Council Tax Band C
Ground Floor -
Sitting Room - 3.61m'' x 4.24m'' (11'10'' x 13'11'') - Part glazed front door opens into a small porch area with wall mounted electrics and tiled floor. Part glazed door opens into the sitting room. Bay window to the front overlooking the lane. Coved. Uplighters. Two radiators. Power, telephone and television points. Exposed floor boards. Brick fireplace with tiled hearth, timber fender and multi fuel burner. Natural wood panelled door into the:-
Dining Room - 3.63m'' x 4.24m'' (11'11'' x 13'11'') - French doors opening to the rear courtyard. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Brick fireplace with multi fuel burner. Exposed floor boards. Built in larder style cupboard fitted with shelves and automatic light plus space for a fridge. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboards under and work surface. Opening to the:-
Kitchen - 3.28m'' x 2.39m'' (10'9'' x 7'10'') - Two windows to the side overlooking the courtyard. Ceiling lights. Plenty of power points. Fitted with a range of bespoke country style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with deep pan drawer, eye level cupboards, plate rack and high level storage shelves. Reclaimed timber work surfaces. Butler style sink with swan neck mixer tap and cupboard under. Part tiled walls. Electric range style cooker with choice of ovens. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Exposed floor boards. Opens to a small lobby with part glazed door opening to the courtyard and door to the:-
Bathroom - Obscured glazed window to the side elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. Radiator. Fitted with a modern suite consisting of floating wash hand basin with mono tap and shelf over, double ended bath with central swan neck mixer tap, low level WC with economy flush facility and double sized shower cubicle with choice of shower head. Victorian style airer. Ceramic tiled floor.
First Floor -
Landing - Stairs rise and curve up to a galleried landing. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Radiator. Part wood panelled walls. Power points. Fitted wardrobe with hanging rail and storage above. Natural wood panelled doors to bedrooms two, three and four and opening to stairs rising to the second floor.
Bedroom Two - 2.69m'' x 4.24m'' (8'10'' x 13'11'') - Window to the front aspect. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Door to good sized under stairs storage cupboard. Victorian style fireplace with slate hearth and black iron grate.
Bedroom Three - 3.66m x 2.49m'' (12' x 8'2'') - Window to the rear with partial view in the distance. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Victorian style fireplace with storage cupboard and shelves to one side of the chimney breast.
Bedroom Four - 3.25m'' x 2.44m (10'8'' x 8') - Window to the rear. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points.
Second Floor -
Master Bedroom - 4.78m'' x 3.94m'' (15'8'' x 12'11'') - Maximum measurements - some restricted head room. Stairs rise and return with recessed areas for display/books and onto a galleried master bedroom. Two skylights to the rear with beautiful countryside views. Recessed lights and uplighters. Radiator. Power point. Television connection. Opening to the:-
En-Suite Bathroom - Some restricted head room. Suite consisting of low level WC with economy flush facility, bath with corner mixer tap and wall mounted wash hand basin with mono tap. Part tiled walls. Radiator. Obscured glazed block glass window providing borrowed light from the bedroom.
Utility - 1.63m'' x 2.46m'' (5'4'' x 8'1'') - Approximate measurements - divided into two parts. Window to the rear. Light and power points. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for further appliances. Oil fired central heating boiler.
Garden - The property is approached from the lane via a wrought iron gate onto a path leading to the front door. To one side is an area ideal for pot plant display and enclosed by dwarf brick wall and black iron railings. There are two parking spaces in front of the property. Immediately to the rear of the property there is a courtyard area and gates allowing access for and to neighbouring properties. The garden continues passing a large timber storage shed and the oil tank onto a grassy area which curves down with paved quiet seating area and borders stocked with an abundance of cottage style shrubs and flowers. At the bottom of the garden is a large chalet style summer house with a further storage shed behind. The garden is over 100 ft in length and enjoys good privacy and a southerly aspect.
From The Sherborne Office - Leave Sherborne via the A30 heading towards Shaftesbury. At the Henstridge traffic lights/Virginia Ash Inn turn left heading towards Wincanton on the on the A357 into Templecombe. At Templecombe take the first turning left into Bowden Road. Continue almost to the top and the property will be found on the left hand side.
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