2 bedroom cottage for sale

The Cottage, Southmead Lane, Henstridge

Sold STC £295,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

An attractive period cottage situated part of the way down a PLEASANT NO THROUGH LANE on the edge of this popular Blackmore Vale Village. The property has two bedrooms plus a study, two reception rooms and benefits from a generously proportioned garden and parking for several vehicles. EPC Rated F

• Porch
• WC
• Kitchen
• Dining Room
• Living Room
• Study
• Landing
• Two Bedrooms
• Family Bathroom
• Parking for several vehicles
• Attractive generous gardens
• Potential to extend
• Pleasant semi-rural outlook
• Wealth of character features
• No through lane



Description
The Cottage is an attractive period property situated part of the way down a pleasant no through lane on the edge of the popular Blackmore Vale village of Henstridge.

The property is entered via a glazed side porch which gives access to the kitchen and a cloakroom. The kitchen is a light and airy triple aspect room with a larder cupboard and a range of fitted units with fitted sink and space for appliances. The dining room is an attractive room with a window to the front and patio doors leading to the rear garden. There is a flagstone floor and a large brick and stone fireplace housing a woodburner.

From the dining room a passage leads past the stairs to the cosy living room with a window to the front and inglenook fireplace. There is a door to the front of the property and a door leading to the useful study with windows to the rear and a door to the garden. On the first floor the master bedroom benefits from built in wardrobes while the second bedroom includes the airing cupboard. The family bathroom has a corner bath with shower overhead.

Outside the gardens are generously proportioned with the main part to the south of the property. The garden benefits from a variety of mixed borders with a particularly impressive variety of roses and other features. There are three timber sheds and a gravelled parking area with parking for several vehicles.


Situation
Henstridge is a village located in the Blackmore Vale close to the border with Dorset. The village has a post office stores, two inns, a primary school, church, restaurant and bus services. Nearby Templecombe has a main line railway station (Exeter-Waterloo).

The country town of Wincanton is approximately 7 miles distant with access to the A303 and offers a good range of everyday facilities, including a number of independent shops in the centre as well as two supermarkets on the edge of town. There is a leisure centre and a gym within the town as well as the popular Holbrook House Hotel and Spa on the outskirts. Sherborne is also only 6 miles distant with a wide variety of leisure and shopping facilities and its famous Abbey and Castles.

Other larger towns within commuting distance from the property include the regional centre of Yeovil as well as the Cathedral City of Salisbury. There are excellent Schools in the area with local state secondary school King Arthurs in Wincanton and The Gryphon School in Sherborne. There are also a number of independent schools nearby including the Bruton Schools and the schools at Sherborne.



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Added on Rightmove:
20 September 2016

Nearest station

  • Templecombe (2.2 mi)
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Chaffers Estate Agents, Wincanton

8 Market Place, Wincanton, BA9 9LL

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Chaffers Estate Agents, Wincanton

8 Market Place, Wincanton, BA9 9LL

01963 858007 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Templecombe (2.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Chaffers Estate Agents, Wincanton

8 Market Place, Wincanton, BA9 9LL

01963 858007 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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