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Ratts Cottages, Ecchinswell, Berkshire, RG20

£350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Very Pretty Mid-Terrace Cottage
  • Lovely Rural Location.
  • Surrounded By Countryside.
  • Two Bedrooms.
  • Living Room With Open Fireplace.
  • Conservatory
  • Beautiful Garden To Rear.
  • Garage & Parking
  • No Onward Chain

Full description

A very pretty two bedroom mid-terrace cottage dating back to 1836 in a lovely rural location. The cottage retains a great deal of charm and character and has a beautiful south-west facing rear garden and wonderful views over fields. There is current planning approval to further extend and create an additional reception room and enlarge the kitchen/breakfast room area. Accommodation includes open entry porch, living room, kitchen/breakfast room, conservatory, two bedrooms, bathroom, oil central heating, lovely garden, detached garage and private off-road parking area. No Onward Chain.

LOCATION
Ecchinswell is a small village surrounded by attractive countryside close to Watership Down. It lies just to the south of the A339, on the road between Newbury and Basingstoke. The village has a well respected primary school, great local pub and is within easy reach of Kingsclere, which offers good local amenities including a variety of shops and doctors/ dental surgeries.

Accommodation - Open brick-built storm porch with tiled floor and part obscure glazed front door into:

Living Room - 12'7" x 11'1" (3.84m x 3.38m) - Window to front aspect. Radiator. Brick-built feature open fireplace with inset beam and wood-burner. Exposed beams to ceiling. Wall light points. TV point. Cupboard housing high-level fuse box. Telephone point.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 15'10" x 12'2" max. measurements (4.83m x 3.71m ma - Glazed door to conservatory. Windows to side and rear garden. Radiator. Refitted range of maple low level and display cabinets with under-unit lighting, incorporating one and a half bowl sink unit and drainer. Built-in oven, hob and stainless steel extractor hood. Further built-in dishwasher. Part-tiled walls to work surfaces. Tiled floor. Built-in under stairs units and drawers. Stairs to first floor landing. Further built-in storage cupboard. Wall light points. Inset ceiling spotlights.

Conservatory - 10'11" x 9'8" (3.33m x 2.95m) - Of low level masonry built construction with UPVC double glazed doors and windows to the rear garden. Wall-mounted oil-fired boiler servicing domestic hot water and central heating systems.

First Floor Landing - Access to loft space. Doors to:

Bedroom 1 - 12'7" x 8'10" (3.84m x 2.69m) - Window to front aspect with views over open fields. Radiator.

Bedroom 2 - 10'9" x 7'11" (3.28m x 2.41m) - Window to side aspect. Radiator. Over-stairs built-in storage cupboard. Two door built-in airing cupboard with hot water tank and immersion heater.

Bathroom - Window to rear garden. Very smart refitted white bathroom suite, incorporating wall-mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap, wooden panelled bath with mixer tap and separate shower attachment, and low-level WC. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail. Tiling to splashbacks. Inset ceiling downlighters. Laminated wooden flooring.

Outside -

Front Garden - Laid to lawn with shrub borders and neat low level hedges to the front boundary, and post and rail fencing to the side. There is a gravel path to front door, which has a storm canopy porch over.

Rear Garden - The rear garden is south-west facing, measures approximately 75ft in length, and is enclosed by wooden panel and wire fencing. There is a raised patio area adjacent to the rear of the property, with an adjoining feature pond. The remainder of this garden is laid to lawn with well-stocked mature flower and shrub borders. There are fruit trees and a brick-built shed with power and lighting. External water tap and lighting. A flagstone path leads to rear gated access to the parking/garage area. There is also a further area of land to the rear of the garage, belonging to the property, which has a newly laid patio area with stunning views over fields.

Garage/Parking - The detached single garage and parking area are situated at the top end of the rear garden and accessed via a gravelled track which has access rights. The garage has a metal up-and-over door, with parking to the front.

Planning - The planning approval for the extension can be viewed on Basingstoke & Deane's website - Application No 14/01527/HSE. We also have copies available to view upon request.

Services & Council Tax - Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected to the property. BT telephone connection. The property is in Band D. Current charge for 2016-2017 is: £1,435.65. Telephone Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council on: 01256-844844.

Directions - From Newbury, proceed southbound following the signs for Basingstoke, on the A339. After approximately a mile, at the first roundabout, turn right signposted Ecchinswell and Bishops Green. After passing through Bishops Green, continue on this road and a row of cottages will be found on the right hand side. These are Ratts Cottages and No. 3 is identified by the Downer & Co. For Sale Board.

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13 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Thatcham (3.7 mi)
  • Newbury Racecourse (3.8 mi)
  • Newbury (4.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Thatcham (3.7 mi)
  • Newbury Racecourse (3.8 mi)
  • Newbury (4.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Downer & Co, Newbury

44 Cheap Street, Newbury, RG14 5BX

01635 906040 Local call rate

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