2 bedroom house for sale

Old Pound Cottage

Under Offer £185,000

Property Description

Key features

  • QUAINT CHARMING 2 BEDRROM PERIOD COTTAGE
  • MUCH IMPROVED AND WELL MAINTAINED
  • COSY FIREPLACE
  • COURTYARD GARDEN
  • QUIET LOCATION
  • EASY WALK TO LOCAL SHOPS

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

OLD POUND COTTAGE is a quaint and charming attached two bedroom period cottage C1800 with white-washed elevations under a slate tiled roof.

The cottage has been much improved and maintained to an exceptionally high standard by the present owners to create a lovely character home.  All presented in good decorative order throughout with cosy fireplace and enclosed paved courtyard garden.

Enjoying a quiet tucked away location in the heart of this popular Wiltshire town of Mere with riverside and dog walks nearby and being within an easy short walk of the bustling town centre with its range of local shops, including fruit ‘n’ veg shop, hairdressers, doctor/dentist surgeries, co-op, village inns and churches.

An early viewing is highly recommended to secure this desirable  home.

 

APPROACHED: from Steep Street via short flight of steps and wooden latch gate, pathway to:

 

ENTRANCE VESTIBLE: UPVC double glazed front door, matwell, terracotta floor tiles, fitted double glazed window enjoying outlook onto courtyard garden.  Full height glazed door into:

 

LOUNGE: (20’7 x 12’2) A wonderful character room, nicely proportioned with good ceiling height and exposed ceiling beams.  Feature fireplace with flagstone hearth, inset wood burning stove creates cosy focal point, matching fireside alcove shelving, power points and TV aerial point.  UPVC double glazed window enjoying pleasant outlook onto courtyard garden.  Dimples electric wall heater, open tread staircase to landing, oak  flooring, spotlight track, useful cupboards and shelving to return wall with matching alcove

 

KITCHEN: (8’7 x  5’2) Arranged in a gallery style, single bowl stainless steel sink with double end drainer, hot and cold taps atop a single full cabinet.  Tiled work top, space for floor standing oven/stove, electric power point, plumbing for washing machine, wall hung cabinets housing electric meter, wall cupboard, extractor fan, UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto courtyard garden.

 

INNER LOBBY: Airing cupboard housing hot water immersion heater and slatted wooden shelving.

 

BATHROOM:  Fitted with white suite comprising moulded acrylic bath with chrome hand grip, painted wooden side panel, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, Mira shower, attractive ceramic tiling to bath and shower area and matching splashbacks.  UPVC obscure double glazed window, infra red wall heater, ladder towel rail.

 

Wooden open tread staircase to landing, UPVC double glazed window.

 

 

 

BEDROOM 1: (10’2 x 12’8) Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling height, bright and airy, Dimples electric wall heater, built-in wardrobe with light, hanging rail and shelving.  UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto street.

 

BEDROOM 2: (11’ x 9’4) Bright airy room, nicely proportioned, chimney breast, power point, Dimplex electric wall heater, built-in cupboard with handing rail and shelf.  UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto street, loft hatch.

 

OUTSIDE

The courtyard garden is fully enclosed and is laid out to level flagstone paved terrace creating a pleasant low maintenance garden that enjoys a sunny and sheltered position, enclosed by a low natural stone wall with a wooden fence and latch gate.

 

EPC: F

M²: 56

COUNCIL TAX BAND: C

 

 

SERVICES:  Water, electricity, drainage and telephone all subject to the usual utility regulations.

 

TENURE:  Freehold       

 

VIEWING:  Strictly by appointment through the agents.

 

 

   

 

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19 August 2016

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19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

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  • Gillingham (Dorset) (4.1 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hambledon Estate Agents, Gillingham

19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

01747 633005 Local call rate

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