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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Pen Selwood

Sold STC £450,000

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Tenure: Freehold

LOCATION: Pen Selwood is one of the areas most sought after villages, tucked away in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty amongst beautiful unspoilt countryside and adjacent to the Stourhead Estate with a labyrinth of footpaths and bridleways. The off road riding is unparalleled and you can walk or ride over the surrounding countryside and down to Stourhead itself. Within easy reach is a well regarded livery yard, convenient for those with horses or ponies. Pen Selwood is a friendly and active village which has a church and village hall and a wide range of clubs and societies, including the Black Bin café, Footpath group, Pub night, Book Club and annual fete and horse show. The larger villages of Bourton and Zeals are within easy motoring distance, offering post office/village shop, pubs, and a well respected primary school. The towns of Wincanton and Gillingham are also close by with a wide range of amenities including supermarkets: Gillingham - Waitrose and Asda, Wincanton - Morrison's. Conveniently, there is a mainline railway station at Gillingham with regular services to London Waterloo and also from Castle Cary with its main line station to London Paddington. The A303 is within a few minutes drive offering easy access to both the West and East.

A three bedroom detached house situated in an elevated position on the edge of the favoured village of Pen Selwood. This individual family home is sheltered by mature trees and enjoys the benefit of spacious living accommodation with generous room sizes. There is also scope to extend (STPP), double glazed windows, oil fired central heating, secluded garden, long driveway and double garage.

ENCLOSED ENTRANCE PORCH: Tiled floor, double glazed window to front aspect and door to:

ENTRANCE HALL: Radiator, stairs with half landing to first floor, picture light point and parquet flooring.

SITTING ROOM: 20' x 12'5" Fireplace with fitted wood burner, display niche and polished wood mantle, dual aspect double glazed windows to front and side aspects, two radiators, four wall light points.

DINING ROOM: 12' x 9'1" Radiator and double glazed window to front aspect.

KITCHEN/FAMILY ROOM: 16' x 14' Range of wall and base units with a drawer line and roll edge working surface over, recess for electric cooker, dual aspect double glazed windows to front and side aspects, fitted shelving, radiator, doors to garden and utility room.

UTILITY ROOM: 9'3" x 7'3" Single drainer stainless steel sink unit with cupboard below, further wall and base units with working surface over, double glazed windows to front and side aspects, radiator, oil fired boiler, door to garage and garden.

CLOAKROOM: Low level WC, wash hand basin and double glazed window.
From the hallway stairs to first floor.

LANDING: Double glazed window to rear aspect, hatch to loft, radiator, airing cupboard housing hot water tank and shelving for linen.

BEDROOM 1: 17'8" x 12'4" Dual aspect double glazed windows to front and side aspects, two built-in double wardrobes and two wall light points.

BEDROOM 2: 13' x 12' Radiator, double glazed window to front aspect and built-in double wardrobe.

BEDROOM 3: 11' x 9'2" Double glazed window to front aspect, radiator and built-in double wardrobe.

BATH/SHOWER ROOM: Bath with tiled splashback, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, radiator, shower cubicle (shower unit not in use), obscure double glazed window to rear aspect.

The house is set back from the village road with access across an elevated driveway to the double garage with space to park a number of cars. There is plenty of variety in this garden with lawn, flower and shrub borders, pond, mature trees and a useful garden shed. Also the house and its grounds enjoy winter views over the surrounding countryside.

SERVICES: Mains water, electricity, private drainage (septic tank), oil fired central heating and telephone all subject to the usual utility regulations.


TENURE: Freehold

VIEWING: Strictly by appointment through the agents.

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13 October 2015

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