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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Lippiatt Lane, Shipham, Winscombe

Sold STC £339,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious Detached Bungalow
  • Potential to Extend & Update
  • Sought After Village Location
  • Generous Mature Gardens
  • Sitting/Dining Room
  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • Kitchen & Bathroom
  • Conservatory & Utility Room
  • Driveway & Double Garage
  • No Forward Chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Spacious Detached Bungalow
Planning to to Extend Ref: 44/16/00011
Sought After Village Location
Generous Mature Gardens
Sitting/Dining Room
2 Double Bedrooms
Kitchen & Bathroom
Conservatory & Utility Room
Driveway & Double Garage
No Forward Chain

An excellent opportunity to acquire a Detached Bungalow situated on a generous plot with planning to extend to create 4 bedrooms and a double garage. To view details of the planning consent please visit application number: 44/16/00011. The property is located in a sought after position within the village of Shipham and will in our opinion appeal to a wide range of buyers seeking a project. In brief, the accommodation comprises: Storm Porch, Entrance Hall, Sitting/Dining Room, Kitchen, Conservatory, Utility Room, Two Double Bedrooms and Bathroom. Outside, the property is approached via a private driveway which in turn leads to the Detached Double Garage and there are mature gardens to the front and rear. Please note that the oil fired central heating system is not currently in working order. In order to fully appreciate the property, the potential available and the sought after village location, an early viewing appointment is highly recommended.

Shipham is a highly sought after village nestled beautifully within the surrounding Somerset countryside, an area of outstanding natural beauty, ideally situated for those with a keen interest in outdoor pursuits. Just a short distance from the property, access is available onto the Mendip Hills providing excellent walking, horse riding and mountain biking opportunities with many other pursuits on offer in the local area. Nearby is the local Church of St Leonard's, which traces its foundations back to the mid 13th century although was re-built in 1842 and other village amenities including: General Store/Butcher, Public House/Hotel, Filling Station and the village Hall, the hub of varied activities. A more comprehensive range of facilities are on offer in the village Winscombe. With education very much in mind for some there are an excellent range of schools serving the local community with primary education available in Shipham , middle school education in Cheddar and secondary education at the Kings of Wessex School in Cheddar. Private schooling is also available close by in Sidcot and within approximately a 30 minutes drive Wraxall, Wells and Bristol. For those commuting there are mainline railway connections at Weston-super-Mare, Yatton and Backwell providing direct access to Bristol City centre and other major towns and cities with access to the M5 motorway network available at junctions 20 (Clevedon), 21 (St Georges) and 22 (Edithmead). For those travelling further afield there is an international airport at Lulsgate within a 15 minute drive.

From Winscombe village centre with Farrons office on the left hand side proceed up through the village on Woodborough Road bearing left at the top onto Sidcot Lane. Proceed to the traffic lights and turn left onto the Bristol Road (A38). After approximately mile turn right onto Broadway, signposted to Shipham. At the junction, proceed straight ahead onto North Down Lane and at the next junction straight ahead again onto Lippiatt Lane. The property can be found on the junction with Barnpool on the right hand side.

Storm Porch:
Part glazed entrance door to:

Entrance Hall:
Built-in cupboard, access to roof space via a pull down loft ladder, wall light points and radiator.

Sitting/Dining Room:
6.86m (22ft 6in) x 5.51m (18ft 1in) L'Shaped
Feature stone fireplace with open grate and hearth, wall light points, picture rail, 3 radiators, television point and secondary glazed windows to the rear elevation.

3.24m (10ft 8in) x 1.86m (6ft 1in) min
Fitted with a range of white fronted wall, base and drawer units with complementing work surfaces over and tiled surrounds. Inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit with chrome mixer tap, space for fridge, slimline dishwasher and electric cooker with extractor hood over. Utility cupboard with fitted cupboards and oil fired boiler ( Please note that the boiler is not in working order). Secondary glazed window to the rear elevation. Stable door leading to:

Garden Room:
3.33m (10ft 11in) x 2.48m (8ft 2in)
Door leading to the rear lobby.

Rear Lobby:
Doors leading to the rear garden, courtyard and utility room.

Utility Room:
3.99m (13ft 1in) x 2.59m (8ft 6in)
Base unit with inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit, window, lighting and power points.

Bedroom 1:
4.06m (13ft 4in) x 3.26m (10ft 8in) including units
Secondary glazed windows to the front elevation, fitted wardrobe units, radiator, wall light points and picture rail.

Bedroom 2:
3.96m (13ft 0in) x 3.26m (10ft 8in) including units
Secondary glazed window to the front elevation, fitted wardrobe units, radiator, wall light points and picture rail.

White suite comprising: Panelled bath with over bath shower and glazed screen, low level W.C, pedestal wash hand basin, chrome heated towel rail and secondary glazed window.

The property is approached via a gated private driveway providing parking for several vehicles which in turn leads to the attached double garage.

Double Garage:
With twin up and over doors, lighting, power sockets, inspection pit and pedestrian door leading to the rear garden.

Front Garden:
The mature front garden is laid to lawn with fence and hedge boundaries. Gated side access leads to the enclosed rear garden.

Rear Garden:
The enclosed rear garden is predominantly laid to lawn with paved pathways, mature shrubs and fence and hedge boundaries.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 October 2016

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