1 bedroom house for sale

Newtown, Milborne Port, Sherborne

Sold STC £165,000

Property Description

Key features

  • BEAUTIFUL NATURAL STONE GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE!
  • STUNNING 100' SOUTH-FACING REAR GARDEN BACKING ON TO FIELDS!
  • LOVELY VIEWS AT REAR OVER OPEN COUNTRYSIDE!
  • SCOPE FOR RECONFIGURATION OF ACCOMMODATION, EXTENSION AND LOFT CONVERSION (subject to planning permission)!
  • IDEAL FIRST TIME BUY, HOLIDAY LET OR BOLT HOLE IN THE COUNTRYSIDE!
  • NO FURTHER CHAIN!

Full description

BEAUTIFUL NATURAL STONE GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE! STUNNING 100' SOUTH-FACING REAR GARDEN BACKING ON TO FIELDS! LOVELY VIEWS AT REAR OVER OPEN COUNTRYSIDE! SCOPE FOR RECONFIGURATION OF ACCOMMODATION, EXTENSION AND LOFT CONVERSION (subject to planning permission)! NO FURTHER CHAIN! This lovely, one bedroom cottage has oodles of charm and character. Nestled in a top, 'tucked-away' residential address on the edge of the popular village of Milborne Port amongst other pretty, character cottages, it really is one to view. It has pleasant street views at the front and allotment land plus amazing views over open countryside at the rear, coupled with a sunny south-facing aspect. The rear garden is simply lovely, creating a sense of calm and tranquillity and boasting many mature fruit trees and herbaceous borders. The cottage boasts an open fire, gas fired radiator central heating and secondary double glazing. The village centre is a short walk away with some good local pubs, shops, primary school, parish church and top fish and chip shop. The picturesque, historic Abbey town of Sherborne is a short drive away with its popular High Street and out-and-about culture, markets, world famous schools and mainline railway station to London Waterloo. INTERNAL INSPECTION IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

Front pathway leads to glazed and panelled front door, leading to entrance hall. Multi pane glazed door leads from the entrance hall to

MAIN RECEPTION ROOM – 20'9 x 9'6
A beautiful open plan generous main reception area comprising of two sub areas

LIVING ROOM AREA
Multi pane cottage style window to the front with secondary glazing overlooking allotment land. Moulded picture rail. Moulded dado rail. Natural stone fireplace with tiled hearth. Open fire. Telephone point. TV point. Radiator. Open tread staircase rises from the main reception area to the first floor landing.

DINING ROOM AREA
Radiator. Moulded picture rail, moulded dado rail. Feature shelved alcove.
Multi pane glazed door leads from main reception room to

KITCHEN – 8' x 9'6
A range of cream coloured Shaker style kitchen units comprising of beech effect butchers block laminate work surface with decorative tiled surround. Inset electric hob. Inset ceramic sink bowl and drainer unit with mixer tap over. A range of drawers and cupboards under. Integrated washing machine. Built in eye level electric oven. A range of matching wall mounted cupboards. Glazed display cabinet. Concealed under unit lighting. Radiator. Space for upright fridge freezer. uPVC double glazed window to the rear. This window enjoys lovely outlooks across the rear garden and a sunny southerly aspect. Multi pane glazed hardwood stable door to the rear garden.

Staircase rises from the main reception room to the first floor landing. Generous ceiling heights. Double glazed Velux window to the rear enjoying a sunny southerly aspect. Landing cupboard houses lagged hot water cylinder and immersion heater with shelved linen cupboard over. Exposed beam work. Hatch and ladder to loft storage void with electric light connecting. This first floor landing and loft void gives ample scope for reconfiguration and further loft conversion, subject to necessary planning permission.

Doors lead off the landing to

BEDROOM – 12'7 x 9'10
Excellent ceiling heights with exposed beam work. Multi pane cottage window to the front enjoying pleasant street scenes and overlooking allotment land. Secondary glazed unit. Radiator. TV point.

FIRST FLOOR BATHROOM – 9'9 x 8'
A generous bathroom enjoying a white fitted suite comprising of low level WC, Pedestal wash basin. Panelled bath with tiled surrounds. Shower rail. Wall mounted electric shower over. Stone tiled floor. Wall mounted gas fired boiler. Radiator. Wall mounted electric shower. Window to the rear enjoys a sunny southerly aspect and extensive countryside views over open fields. Secondary glazing.

OUTSIDE
At the front of the property, tarmacadam area and pathway leads to natural stone step rising to the front door. Outside light. Front paved area.

At the rear of the property there is a beautiful rear garden approximately 100' in length and enjoying a sunny southerly aspect. It enjoys a stunning backdrop onto open fields.
The main garden is laid mainly to lawn but enjoys a wealth of well stocked, shaped flower beds and borders. Mature trees include three mature apple trees, pear tree, damson, fig, walnut and pine nut. There are various fruit bushes including gooseberries and red currents. The garden is enclosed by a mixture of mature hedging, chain linked fencing and natural stone wall at the rear. This property boasts a south facing raised paved patio area which is a lovely suntrap. Outside lighting, outside tap. Natural stone privy ideal for log storage with attached brick built garden storage shed.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 May 2017

Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (2.3 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.4 mi)
  • Thornford (6.0 mi)
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80 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3BJ

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Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (2.3 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.4 mi)
  • Thornford (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Rolfe East, Sherborne

80 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3BJ

01935 589083 Local call rate

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