2 bedroom character property for sale

New Street, Somerton

Sold STC £230,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Character Cottage
  • Believed To Be c.500 Years Old
  • Beautiful Features
  • Pretty Garden
  • Wood Burning Stove

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


SUMMARY
With a vast number of interesting quirks and charms, Little House is certainly quite extraordinary. Unique features include a stone mullion window, exposed timbers, flagstone flooring and a beautiful spiral staircase. The cottage also has a pretty garden to the rear offering a good deal of privacy.


DESCRIPTION
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Entrance Hall 
Accessed through a solid wooden door, you are met with the entrance hall. The entrance hall has latched doors through to the sitting room and the kitchen. The door to the kitchen door has a stain glass window. One wall is constructed of exposed elm and is believed to be as old as the cottage. There is also a radiator.

Lounge 16' 5" x 10' 2" plus fireplace ( 5.00m x 3.10m plus fireplace )
Full of charming features, the lounge offers a striking inglenook fireplace measuring 7'10 in width. Within the fireplace is a Chesney's wood burning stove and a large bressummer beam. To the front is a stone mullion window with an oak window seat. This room has the reverse side of the elm wood wall, shared with the entrance hall. This room has a backlit alcove with exposed lintel, thought to have once been a window. The floor is laid with flagstones and the room also features exposed wooden beams, two radiators and beautiful flagstone stairs to the first floor with exposed stone walls.

Kitchen / Dining Room 13' 5" x 14' 5" max ( 4.09m x 4.39m max )
Through the door from the entrance hall with a stain glass panel, the kitchen/dining room has fitted oak wall and base units with granite work surfaces over. There is a Belfast sink with waste disposal unit, mixer tap over and adjacent drainer, whilst integrated appliances include a washer dryer, fridge and freezer. There is an electric Rangemaster cooker and a larder cupboard concealing additional granite work surface and extra power points. The floor is laid to quarry tiles, there is a radiator and to the rear there are windows, some panes of which feature stained glass and there is also a door to the garden.

Shower Room 
Travetine tiles line the floor and walls of the shower room which offers a suite comprising wash hand basin, WC and a shower cubicle. This room offers two Velux windows, two heated towel rails and an extractor fan. A latched door provides access to a cupboard housing a Worcester combination boiler.

First Floor 

Landing 
Reaching the landing at the top of the beautiful flagstone spiral staircase, the landing has latched doors serving two bedrooms and separate conveniences. There is also an exposed wooden beam.

Bedroom One 14' 4" x 8' 4" ( 4.37m x 2.54m )
The main bedroom has a window to the front with an oak window seat and there are also exposed wooden beams. This room has a fitted wardrobe and a radiator.

Bedroom Two 8' 7" x 8' 3" into wardrobe ( 2.62m x 2.51m into wardrobe )
The second bedroom also has an exposed beam and a window to the rear. There is a large fitted wardrobe with curtain frontage.

Upstairs Cloakroom 
There is also a WC on the first floor with a rear facing window, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and partly tiled walls. In addition there is an exposed beam and a radiator.

Garden 
To the rear is a pretty courtyard garden which is paved with a number of mature shrubs and trees. The garden is South facing and offers a great degree of privacy. Stone walls on each side ensure that the garden is securely enclosed and there is also an outside light and outside tap.

Location 
The property is found in a peaceful setting within a conservation area and easy reach of local amenities. Castle Cary train station is found a 10 mile drive away with mainline links to Paddington, Bath and Bristol. Somerton is a historic town and was once the ancient capital of Wessex.



1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
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27 June 2016

Nearest station

  • Yeovil Pen Mill (9.1 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Yeovil Pen Mill (9.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Allen & Harris, Wells

15 Sadler Street, Wells, Somerset , BA5 2RR

03339 873716 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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