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2 bedroom bungalow for sale

East Coker, Somerset, BA22

Sold STC £300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Stone Bungalow
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • Scope for Improvement
  • Single Garage
  • Lovely Gardens
  • No Forward Chain

Full description

An individual detached 2 bedroom bungalow set in a fantastic position with lovely gardens and scope for improvement in this popular village just 3 miles from Yeovil. EPC

Situation - East Coker is a highly sought after village located within easy reach of Yeovil town, yet still retaining a countryside atmosphere with an active and friendly community. Within the village amenities include a primary school, the Helyar Arms pub, the Courtyard Cafe and a village hall and church. Yeovil offers a broad range of shopping, leisure and health care facilities including a choice of supermarkets, high street and out-of-town retail options and a district hospital. Slightly further afield, Sherborne and Crewkerne both benefit from Waitrose supermarkets and a variety of independent shops.
Transport links are good with the A303 trunk road accessible a few miles from Yeovil and the A37 Dorchester Road nearby. Mainline stations within Yeovil offer regular rail services to London (Waterloo), Exeter, Bristol and Bath. The M5 can be joined at Taunton (J25).
Education is well catered for in the area with a variety of state and independent schools available. In addition to the primary school within the village, East Coker also enjoys proximity to Sherborne Schools, Perrott Hill and The Park, and Millfield at Street is within easy reach.

Description - Merion is a delightful detached bungalow which occupies a unique position on a no-through lane within this popular village. Surrounded by mature hedges, the plot is easily enclosable and enjoys a private aspect with a wooded area abutting the rear garden. Having been under the same ownership for a number of years, and only available now for the second time since it was built, Merion has been well maintained yet now offers great scope for an incoming purchaser to update and personalise the accommodation to reflect their individual lifestyle.

Accommodation - Glazed front and inner doors lead into a spacious entrance hallway with parquet flooring and a built-in coat cupboard. From here doors lead to;

Sitting Room - A comfortable room with a window to the side aspect and parquet flooring. From here, a glass door leads into the conservatory allowing these spaces to be joined or separated as desired.

Kitchen - Fitted with a range of units beneath a work surface and benefitting from a window to the rear. There are spaces for appliances amongst the units and a door leads into;

Conservatory - Currently used as a dining room, this useful space benefits from a door leading directly to the garden and blinds fitted to the windows and roof to facilitate temperature control. As a consequence of the position at the rear of the property, this room enjoys a charming outlook across the rear garden.

Bedroom 1 - A double room with built in wardrobes, parquet flooring and a window to the rear aspect with a lovely outlook across the garden.

Bedroom 2 - A double room with build in wardrobes, parquet flooring and a window to the front aspect.

Bathroom - Fitted with a suite comprising bath, WC and wash hand basin, the bathroom is generously proportioned and also gives access to the airing cupboard which is shelved for linen storage and houses the hot water tank. Two windows to the front aspect ensure that natural light and ventilation is abundant.

Garage - Adjoining the bungalow and accessed from the parking area, the garage is a useful space benefitting from power, light and a water point. Access is through an up-and-over vehicular door to the front or via a pedestrian door to the rear. The loft space can also be accessed from here.

Outside - Merion is surrounded by its own grounds which are easily enclosable and enjoy a great degree of privacy. To the front of the property is a well-kept area of ornamental garden which is planted with attractive shrubs and frames the driveway, where there is parking for a number of vehicles. The rear garden stretches behind the property and offers an area of established lawn with well-stocked borders and there is also a paved sun terrace abutting the rear of the house.

Services - Mains water, electricity and drainage. Electric heating.

Viewings - Strictly by appointment with the vendors' selling agents, Messrs. Stags, Yeovil Office, Telephone 01935 475000.

Directions - From Yeovil take the A30 West Coker Road towards Crewkerne and by the convenience store turn left onto Sandhurst Road. Follow this road into the village and at the junction turn left. Proceed past the cafe and, shortly before reaching the Helyar Arms pub, turn right on the left-hand bend. The property can be found on the right, just inside the driveway entrance to The Vicarage.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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Added on Rightmove:
18 October 2016


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