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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Bishops Caundle, Sherborne, Dorset

Guide Price £220,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Mature 2 Bedroom Semi Detached Property set in a Generous Plot and Benefiting from a Detached Garage/Workshop.
  • Village Location and offering ease of access to Sherborne by car.
  • Dual Aspect Sitting Room with open fireplace.
  • Fitted Kitchen/Breakfast/Dining Room.
  • Gas Fired Central Heating and Double Glazed Throughout.
  • 2 Double Bedrooms and Shower Room.
  • To the rear Elevation is a Covered Veranda.
  • Modern Detached Garage/Workshop with power and light.
  • Ground Floor Cloakroom
  • This property offers scope to extend and modernise subject to the necessary consents.

Full description

Mature 2 Bedroom Semi Detached Property set in a Generous Plot and Benefiting from a Detached Garage & Workshop. This property offers scope to update and extend subject to the necessary consents.

Storm Porch, Entrance Hall, Cloakroom, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, 2 Double Bedrooms and Shower Room. Modern Detached Garage & Workshop, Driveway Parking and Generous Gardens to Front and Rear Elevations. The property also benefits from a covered Veranda to the rear elevation.

The Village: 
Bishops Caundle is a small village on an elevated ridge overlooking Blackmore Vale countryside. There is the historic village church and the popular White Hart public house. Up the road is a village shop and post office, primary school, village hall and garage with shop. The village is 6 miles west of the Abbey town of Sherborne, with its historic architecture, boutique and national high street shops, sports centres and two supermarkets.

There is a  mainline railway station in Sherborne offering services to London and the West Country, (Waterloo 2 hours 15 minutes). Sherborne also offers ease of access via the A30 to Yeovil and Shaftesbury whilst the market town of Sturminster Newton is approximately 7 miles away via the A3030 and A357.
Education:  Educational facilities are excellent with the well regarded Gryphon state secondary school and the renowned private schools, Sherborne and Leweston Schools located within or close to the town of Sherborne.  The village itself has a primary school. 

The Property: 
Thought to have been built post war it is of traditional construction for that time and has brick elevations under a tiled roof.  The property occupies a pleasant cul de sac location and enjoys a generous corner plot.  The current owners purchased the property some 12 years ago and since that time have carried out a number of improvements including the construction of a new Detached Garage, Driveway and retaining wall to the front elevation.  Initially a 3 bedroom property the current owners preferred to have 2 Double Bedrooms on the First Floor and a Shower Room. There is a very useful covered veranda to the rear elevation of the house which is double glazed throughout and benefits from gas fired central heating.  
The property offers scope for modernisation and extension, subject to the necessary consents. 

Surrounded by glorious countryside walking, riding and cycling  are high on the agenda for some whilst there are golf courses at Folke (3 miles away) Sherborne, Yeovil and Dorchester (Came Down). Theatres and Cinemas in Yeovil, Dorchester and Salisbury whilst the famous Jurassic Coast is approximately 40 minutes drive away.   

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 July 2016


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