6 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

16/18 MAIN STREET, West Ilsley, RG20 7AR

Sold STC £400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Pair Semi-detached traditional cottages requiring refurbishment & modernisation
  • Sought after Downland village location in West Ilsley
  • Potential to convert to one dwelling (subject to consent)
  • Mains services available
  • Character features including open fireplaces and Rayburn
  • For sale by Private Treaty
  • Vacant possession on completion

Full description

LOCATION

The Cottages are situated off Main Street in West Ilsley between the junctions of Catmore Road and Bury Lane. West Ilsley itself is a popular Downland village located within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is well sited for access to both the Ridgeway and surrounding areas. With a Public House, Cricket and Tennis Clubs and Village Hall, West Ilsley is a thriving community that provides excellent access to commuter links throughout the area via the A34.

Local secondary schooling is available at the 'Downs' in nearby Compton or in Newbury or Wantage. Both St Helens and St Katherines and Abingdon Boys are in Abingdon with primary schooling found in East Ilsley and Brightwalton. More state and private schools are within easy access.

DIRECTIONS

From Wantage take the B4494 sign posted for Newbury. Continue crossing the Ridgeway and after approximately 1 mile turn left sign posted to Farnborough. Proceed through Farnborough village towards West Ilsley where upon entering the village the property can be found on your left hand side after the duck pond, clearly identified by our For Sale board.

DESCRIPTION

The cottages are of traditional brick construction under a tiled roof retaining many original features. Dating from the mid 19th Century the properties currently form part of the Lockinge Estate. Requiring full refurbishment and modernisation the properties could be suitable for re-development into one dwelling if required (subject to consent).

ACCOMODATION

16 Main Street, West Ilsley-hatched blue

Hallway with storage room, ground floor bathroom with WC, basin and bath with electric shower over, kitchen with wall and base unit, rayburn, entrance door to exterior and door to sitting room containing open fireplace with tiled hearth. The first floor is accessed via stairs from the kitchen with three double bedrooms, two interconnecting.

18 Main Street, West Ilsley-hatched red

Hallway entrance with storage cupboard, bathroom with WC, basin, bath with mixer shower over, kitchen with eye and base level units, aluminium sink and drainer together with sitting room with open fireplace and stairs to first floor. The first floor comprises three double bedrooms, two interconnecting.

To the exterior of both properties is an extensive garden together with brick built store and gate to the roadside. On street parking.

GENERAL

Services: Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. 16 Main Street benefits from heating via the Rayburn whilst 18 Main Street benefits from oil fired central heating.

Tenure and Possession: The freehold to the properties is to be sold with vacant possession on completion.

Mode of Sale: Both cottages are available separately or as a whole by Private Treaty.

Viewing: Strictly by appointment only through the selling agents Adkin. Contact Andrew Chandler or Christine Thomas for further information.

Easements and Rights of Way: The properties are being sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, easements and wayleaves whether referred to in these particulars or not.

Boundaries: If purchased separately the owner of number 16 shall erect and thereafter maintain a suitable boundary between both properties. Further details available on request from the selling agent.

Fixtures & Fittings: All those items usually regarded as Tenants Fixtures & Fittings are specifically reserved from the sale although certain items may be available separately to the purchaser at valuation.

VAT: Any guide price quoted or discussed is exclusive of VAT. In the event that a sale of the property, or any part of it, or any right attached to it, becomes a chargeable supply for the purposes of VAT, such tax will be payable in addition.

Local Authority: West Berkshire District Council, Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, RG14 5LD Tel: 01635 42400

Council Tax Band: Band D.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
28 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Didcot Parkway (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Adkin, Ardington

Orpwood House School Road, Ardington, OX12 8PQ

01235 607033 Local call rate

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Orpwood House School Road, Ardington, OX12 8PQ

01235 607033 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Didcot Parkway (6.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Adkin, Ardington

Orpwood House School Road, Ardington, OX12 8PQ

01235 607033 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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