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2 bedroom detached house for sale

51 St Marys Road, MEARE, Glastonbury, Somerset

Sold STC £187,500

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive two bedroom period cottage
  • Two separate reception rooms and a kitchen
  • Recently refitted family bathroom
  • Located in the popular village of Meare
  • Local primary school was voted No.1 in Somerset
  • Courtyard garden and off road parking for two cars
  • Additional patio area offering a private seating area
  • Offered with the benefit of no onward chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Charles Barnard Estate Agents are pleased to present this two bedroom detached cottage in the heart of the popular village of Meare. This charming and characterful home is light and airy throughout with plenty of original features. On the ground floor there is a spacious kitchen. Two separate reception rooms lead off of the kitchen with a sitting room and also a dining room. From the dining room stairs lead up to the first floor with a large master bedroom, a second bedroom and the recently refitted family bathroom. The property is well suited to a family looking to get on to the housing ladder with an affordable home in an area with a primary school boasting an outstanding reputation. The cottage is equally well suited to a couple downsizing or even investors looking for a BTL investment which will prove to be popular for families renting in the area. There is a courtyard garden to one side with a path leading around the back of the house to another private seating area. There is also off road parking at the front which could be extended to allow enough space for two cars. The property is offered with the benefit of no onward chain.

Property ref: 121_2366_4206025

Entrance 
A wooden gate from the road leads in to the courtyard garden. A door at the side of the house offers access into the kitchen. The original front door is no longer in use with access from the road directly into the sitting room.

Door to:

Kitchen 
15' 9" x 8' 9" (4.80m x 2.67m) Fitted with a range of wooden hand made wall and base units with wooden work surfaces over. Belfast sink with mixer tap over. Integrated appliances include an electric oven, a four ring (LPG) gas hob and a stainless steel extractor hood above. Space for a dishwasher, washing machine and fridge freezer. There is a cupboard concealing the oil fired boiler. Tiling to splash sensitive areas and ceramic tiled flooring. Windows to the side and rear elevations. Recess spotlights and a radiator.

Door leads through to the:

Sitting Room 
14' 10" x 10' 10" (4.52m x 3.30m) Feature brick fireplace with inset wood burning stove on a stone hearth. Exposed ceiling beams. Door opens to the porch which originally would have been the entrance to the property, it is currently used to store shoes and hang coats. Window to the front elevation. Wall lights and a radiator.

Back to the kitchen and a door to:

Dining Room 
15' 2" x 11' 11" (4.62m x 3.63m) Large recess feature fireplace with a wooden beam over. Exposed ceiling beams and a part exposed stone wall. Wood effect flooring. Window to the front elevation with a deep window sill. Wall lights and a radiator.

From here a wooden turning staircase leads up to the:

Landing 
Doors to both bedrooms and the family bathroom. Part exposed roof truss. Window to the rear elevation and a radiator.

Door to:

Master Bedroom 
16' 8" x 12' 2" (5.08m x 3.71m at its widest) A light and spacious room with two windows to the front elevation. An inglenook chimney breast can be seen at one end of the room. There is a built in storage cupboard with a hanging rail. A central ceiling beam and recessed spot lights. Loft access hatch. Two radiators.

Also off the landing is:

Bedroom Two 
12' 9" x 9' 9" (3.89m x 2.97m at its widest) Another room to the front elevation with a deep window sill. Feature chimney breast. Radiator.

At the far end of the landing is the:

Family Bathroom 
11' 1" x 6' 10" (3.38m x 2.08m) Recently refitted with a 'p' shaped bath with a mixer tap and mains shower over with a fitted shower screen and fully tiled in this area. Wash hand basin with mixer tap over and a low level WC. Two cream ladder style radiators. Tiling to the splash sensitive areas. An obscure window to the rear elevation. Wood effect flooring.

Outside 
To the side of the property there is private and fully enclosed courtyard garden with a timber shed. Under a porch is a door leads into the kitchen. The courtyard area continues to the rear of the property to an attractive and secluded courtyard area suitable for a small table and chairs. The courtyard gardens are enclosed by exposed feature stone walls at the side and the rear and fencing at the front dividing the courtyard garden at the side and the off road parking area at the front. The side courtyard garden offers ample room for a table and chairs, a raised flower border, space for potted plants and a shed.

Parking 
A fence divides the courtyard garden and the parking area providing off road parking for one car. In previous years this has been extended slightly to allow parking for one or two cars.

Services 
Mains electric, water and drainage. Oil fired central heating. At the time of preparing these details the council tax band through Mendip District Council is: C.

Location 
For the purpose of planning your journey the postcode for this property is: BA6 9SP. If travelling out of Wedmore take the Glastonbury Road. Drive through Westhay and on into Meare. Just after you pass Meare Manor on your left hand side you will find Number 51 St Marys Road on your right hand side. It is on the corner just before Ashcott Road with our for sale board outside.

About the Area 
Meare is a rural village 4 miles to the west of Glastonbury. The village provides a primary school, a garage, parish church and post office. The local primary school was recently voted the number one primary school in Somerset and in the top ten in the UK. The historic town of Glastonbury offers a range of shopping facilities, St Dunstan's Community School and Millfield Preparatory School in Edgarley. Street is within 6 miles and provides a further choice of shopping facilities, Strode College, Strode Theatre and Millfield Senior School. There are various other popular independent schools within easy distance. Also within easy reach is the historic City of Wells and the ever popular Village of Wedmore. The M5 (junction 22) is within 12 miles, Bristol International Airport 22 miles and the nearest main line rail link to London Paddington is at Castle Cary just 19 miles away.

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09 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (8.9 mi)
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01934 267050 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Highbridge & Burnham (8.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Charles Barnard, Wedmore - Signature Homes

Saxon House, The Borough, Wedmore, BS28 4EB

01934 267050 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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