2 bedroom cottage for sale

Bauntons Orchard, Milborne Port, Sherborne

Sold STC £205,000

Property Description

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A charming double fronted mid terraced character cottage situated in the well served and popular village of Milborne Port which is just three miles away from the main town of Sherborne. The property lies in a residential area where modern and character mingle together and is just a short walk to the doctors' surgery, public house and is within walking distance to open countryside and a little bit further on to the village centre. The cottage boasts character features which include some exposed stone work, beams and window seats and caters to modern day expectation with gas fired central heating via a combination boiler and Upvc double glazing to most of the windows with some enjoying an attractive Georgian bar inlay. An early viewing is highly recommended so as to avoid missing out on the opportunity to purchase this delightful home.

In brief, the ground floor accommodation consists of entrance hall, sitting room with dual aspect and fireplace, dining room with Victorian style fireplace and kitchen. In addition there is also a rear lobby and the bathroom. On the first floor there are two double sized bedrooms. Outside there is off road parking for one car with the potential to create more if required to the front of the cottage. To the rear there is a long garden with the potential to landscape to ones own design.

Energy Efficiency Rating E - Council Tax Band C - DRAFT DETAILS

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - Timber front door with diamond shaped glass pane opens into the entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Wall mounted electrical consumer unit and meter. Part wood panelled walls. Inset mat well. Stairs rising to the first floor. Natural wood panelled door to the dining room and to the:-

Sitting Room - 4.14m'' x 3.12m'' (13'7'' x 10'3'') - Boasting a dual aspect with window to the front with seat below and window with deep sill and exposed stone work to the rear. Ceiling and uplighters. Exposed beam. Radiator. Stone fireplace. Power points. Television connection.

Dining Room - 4.14m'' x 3.07m'' (13'7'' x 10'1'') - Window overlooking the front garden. Ceiling and uplighters. Exposed beam. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Victorian style fireplace with black iron work, quarry tiled hearth and timber fender. Door to the under stairs cupboard fitted with light, shelves, power point and coat hooks. Opens to the:-

Kitchen - 3.02m'' x 2.26m'' (9'11'' x 7'5'') - Maximum measurements - Pane glass cottage style window with tiled sill overlooking the rear garden. Ceiling light. Power points. Fitted with a range of country style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards and shelves. Good amount of wood work surfaces with matching upstand and part tiled walls. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Space for fridge/freezer. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for slot in cooker. Tile effect vinyl flooring. Opens to the:-

Rear Lobby - Part glazed door to the rear covered seating area. Tongue and groove ceiling. Ceiling light. Natural wood panelled door to the:-

Bathroom - Obscured glazed window with deep tiled sill to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Extractor fan. Wall mounted electric heater. Useful shelf and bathroom cabinet. Part tiled walls. Radiator. Suite consisting of pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and bath with mixer tap and shower attachment.

First Floor -

Landing - Stairs rise to a small landing. Window with deep sill to the rear overlooking the garden. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Doors to both bedrooms.

Master Bedroom - 4.14m'' x 3.91m'' (13'7'' x 12'10'') - Window to the front with partial rural view in the distance. Ceiling light. Coved. Part wood panelled walls. Radiator. Power points. Television connection. Victorian style fireplace with black iron grate.

Bedroom Two - 4.14m'' x 2.95m'' (13'7'' x 9'8'') - Window overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Television connection. Open wardrobe with hanging rail. Cupboard housing the wall mounted gas fired combination central heating boiler. Further cupboard fitted shelves. Work surface.

Outside -

Garden - The cottage is approached from the road onto a gravelled area providing off road parking for one car. The remainder of the frontage is laid to lawn with shrub and flower beds. A central path leads to the front door. Immediately to the back of the sitting room is a covered area with steps rising to a path which provides access to the neighbouring properties and has a right of way. There is a useful timber shed. The remainder of the rear garden is laid to lawn with curving edges and beds planted with a variety of shrubs. There are also a number of trees. The garden offers the budding gardener a blank canvas to create one's own design.

Directions -

From The Sherborne Office - Leave Sherbonre via the A30 heading towards Shaftesbury. On arriving in the village of Milborne Port - just after the garage, turn left onto Gainsborough and take the third turning right into Bauntons Orchard. The property will be found a short distance on the left hand side.


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18 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (2.6 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.2 mi)
  • Thornford (6.2 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (2.6 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.2 mi)
  • Thornford (6.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Morton New, Sherborne

St Georges House, Greenhill, Sherborne, DT9 4HF

01935 589059 Local call rate

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