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3 bedroom cottage for sale

The Old Forge, 5 Single Hill, Shoscombe, Bath, Somerset

Sold STC £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Well-appointed bathroom
  • Stunning bespoke kitchen
  • Separate dining room
  • Lovely sitting room
  • Roof terrace
  • Private parking
  • Beautiful views
  • Ideal holiday let investment

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Old Forge is a charming double fronted period cottage located in an idyllic rural setting enjoying a lovely open aspect and beautiful country views.

The property which has a charming French theme is presented beautifully throughout and has retained a wealth of lovely period features which include impressive flagstone flooring and exposed floorboards, attractive fireplaces and exposed beams.

The generously proportioned accommodation is arranged over 2 floors, on the ground floor there is a beautiful bespoke farmhouse style kitchen which is open to the lovely dining room with an Inglenook fireplace along with a charming formal sitting room with attractive glazed doors leading on to the front terraces. In addition there is a pretty snug/bedroom 3 which conveniently offers independent access.

On the first floor there are 2 large double bedrooms and a beautiful bathroom with panelled walls and a feature oval freestanding bath.

Externally accessed from the master bedroom there is a lovely roof terrace which enjoys wonderful far-reaching country views along with a pretty gravelled front terrace and free standing parking.

Shoscombe is a pretty Somerset village located on Bath’s sought after southern fringes within close proximity to Wellow and Combe Hay, both of which have lovely public houses and gastro pubs. Shoscombe has a lively and active village community with a good primary school along with easy access to beautiful rolling country side, lovely walks, cross country cycle paths and many country pursuits.

The UNESCO World Heritage City of Bath is 7 miles away and offers a wonderful array of chain and independent retail outlets, many fine restaurants, cafes and wine bars along with a number of well-respected cultural activities which include a world famous music and literary festival, the attractions at The Pump Rooms and Roman Baths and a plethora of museums and art galleries.

World class sporting facilities are available at Bath Rugby and Cricket Clubs and at Bath University and a there is an excellent trekking centre in nearby Wellow that offers livery facilities.

There are also a number of good schools within easy reach which include Wellow C of E Primary School, St Gregory’s School in Odd Down, Monkton Combe School and Prior Park College in Combe Down and King Edwards Schools on North Road.

Communications include a direct line to London Paddington, Bristol and South Wales from Bath Spa Railway Station (Crossrail link commences 2017). The M4 Motorway is approx. 15 miles to the north and Bristol Airport is 16 miles to the west.

Property ref: 121_1005_4191400

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Added on Rightmove:
01 July 2016


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