3 bedroom house for sale

West Hill, Milborne Port, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

Offers Over £265,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Kitchen
  • Sitting Room
  • Sun Room
  • Snug
  • En-Suite
  • Bathroom
  • Cloakroom
  • Parking
  • Patio Garden

Full description

A three bedroom character cottage with parking close to the centre of Milborne Port. EPC Band D.

Believed to be fully refurbished in 2005, The Old Cottage is a super character home well situated within the popular village of Milborne Port. Formally the old ale house for the Tannery the property still retains much charm and character to include exposed alcoves, brickwork, Inglenook fire and flagstone floors to name but a few. The property also benefits from all modern conveniences to include central heating and double glazed windows throughout. Internally, a key feature of the property is the flexible and well proportioned layout. On entering the property via the garden room you are immediately greeted with a bright and welcoming reception room perfect for relaxing or entertaining. The garden room allows the property to flow with access to many individual rooms to include the ground floor third bedroom, currently utilised as an ideal study. At the opposite end of the garden room is access to a useful cloakroom with double doors leading through to the generous fitted kitchen/dining room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of matching base and wall units with roll top work surface, inset sink, part tiled walls, integrated oven, gas hob, integral dishwasher and ample space for washing machine and fridge/freezer. Both the garden room and kitchen provide access to the sitting room which is a beautiful focal room with character features to include an Inglenook fireplace with Villager multi-fuel burner, a charming access way to the snug room believed to be the area where ale was passed to workers of the tannery. The snug room has outlook to the front aspect and would make an ideal study or reading room. The front entrance hallway is rarely used given the orientation of the property but the hallway does provide access to the first floor landing, a bright and airy space off which the property benefits from two well proportioned double bedrooms, the master of which benefiting from an en-suite bathroom comprising a white suite with shower attachment over. The family bathroom completes the first floor accommodation benefiting from a panelled bath and separate walk-in shower.

The Old Cottage is centrally located within the popular Somerset village of Milborne Port which lies just a short distance to the east of the historic Abbey town of Sherborne. The village has an unusual number of amenities including two public houses, several churches, a number of good shops, a primary school, a village hall and a doctors surgery while Sherborne and the local regional centre of Yeovil lie within comfortable motoring distance and providing between them an excellent range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area while the region is well known for both its public and privately funded schooling. Communication links are good with a main line station at Sherborne linking directly with London Waterloo while road links are along the A303 joined at Wincanton giving swift access to London and the Home Counties along the M3, M25 route.

To the front of the property is a small garden enclosed by railings with a gateway giving access to the front door with storm porch and outside light. The rear of the property is the main thoroughfare given the orientation of the property with vehicular access providing parking for three to four cars and steps rising to the rear sun terrace. This beautiful area of garden is laid to patio and with a south westerly orientation it is a perfect area for outside dining and entertaining. The rear garden also has an additional recess which houses a useful garden shed and is a suitable area for storage.

All main services. Gas central heating.


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Added on Rightmove:
05 February 2017

Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (2.8 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.0 mi)
  • Yetminster (6.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Sherborne

3 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PT

01935 589043 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Sherborne

3 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PT

01935 589043 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (2.8 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.0 mi)
  • Yetminster (6.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Sherborne

3 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PT

01935 589043 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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