2 bedroom bungalow for sale

Coker House, East Coker, Yeovil

Sold STC £250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • STUNNING DETACHED PERIOD LODGE COTTAGE!
  • BUILT CIRCA 1880 GRADE II LISTED! FORMER GATE HOUSE OF COKER HOUSE!
  • LARGE GARDENSWITH VIEWS OVERBEAUTIFUL LAKE! PARKING FOR THREE CARS!
  • IDEAL HOLIDAY COTTAGE OR COUNTRYSIDE BOLT HOLE!
  • OOZING WITH ORIGINAL CHARACTER FEATURES!

Full description

STUNNING DETACHED PERIOD LODGE COTTAGE! BUILT CIRCA 1880 GRADE II LISTED! FORMER GATE HOUSE OF COKER HOUSE! LARGE GARDENS WITH VIEWS OVER BEAUTIFUL LAKE! PARKING FOR THREE CARS! This pretty lodge cottage is located in the former grounds of a stunning, period mansion, 'Coker House', on the fringe of the highly prestigious village of East Coker. The property is oozing with original period character including Ham stone mullion windows with original leaded-lights. It enjoys ground floor accommodation comprising entrance reception hall, lounge/dining room, kitchen breakfast room, two bedrooms and family bathroom. The property boasts some double glazing, secondary glazing and LPG fired central heating. The gardens are a particular selling feature for this property located at both sides and the rear of the house. The gardens are very picturesque and enjoy a handsome back-drop on to lakes. This house boasts driveway parking for 3 cars. This property is ideal for retiring couples, young couples wanting a semi-rural cottage lifestyle or buyers looking for a perfect holiday let or countryside bolt hole. INTERNAL INSPECTION IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

Period panelled front door leads to entrance porch, electric light, solid oak inner door leads to

MAIN RECEPTION ROOM 19'10 x 9'10
A generous but cosy main reception room enjoying a multi-aspect with two Ham stone mullion period leaded-light windows to the front enjoying a southerly aspect, secondary glazing, period leaded-light window to the side, secondary glazing, coved ceiling, two radiators, period-style timber fire surround, hearth.

Pine panelled door leads from the main reception room through to inner entrance reception hallway.

ENTRANCE RECEPTION HALLWAY – 13'3 x 6'3
A useful heart to the home and reception area, radiator, door leads to large linen cupboard space with slatted shelving and electric heater, second uPVC double glazed front door and entrance porch leads into main entrance reception hall area.

Panelled doors lead off entrance reception hall to

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM – 11'7 x 9'8
A light dual aspect kitchen enjoying uPVC double glazed leaded-light window overlooking the rear garden and uPVC double glazed leaded-light window to the side, uPVC double glazed door to the side, radiator, a range of cottage-style pine panelled kitchen units comprising roll edge laminated work surface, tiled surrounds, inset stainless steel one-and-a-half sink bowl and drainage unit, mixer tap over, a range of cupboards under, space and point for electric oven, space for upright fridge freezer, a range of matching wall mounted cupboards, wall mounted LPG fired boiler (recently replaced), ceramic tiled floor, extractor fan.

BEDROOM ONE – 15'9 x 10'9
A generous double bedroom enjoying a dual aspect with large uPVC double glazed leaded-light French doors to the rear garden, Ham stone mullion leaded-light period window to the side with secondary glazed unit, radiator, coved ceiling.

BEDROOM TWO – 8'3 x 7'11
Multi pane window to the side, secondary glazing, radiator, coved ceiling.

FAMILY BATHROOM
A white suite comprising a low level WC, pedestal wash basin, panelled bath with tiled surrounds, wall mounted main shower tap arrangement over, shower rail, radiator, extractor fan, double leaded-light window to the side.

OUTSIDE
This property has gravelled parking spaces providing off road parking for three vehicles. Wrought iron side gate gives access to

MAIN GARDENS
The gardens are a particular selling feature of this property and are situated at both sides and the rear of the property, backing onto a local beauty spot and lake. Wrought iron side gate gives access to gravelled area, steps rise to main lawned garden.

MAIN GARDEN - 61'6
The main garden measures approximately 61'6 with an additional strip of narrow land that is measuring a further 50'. The main garden enjoys a backdrop onto a lovely lake and is laid to groomed, shaped lawns enjoying a variety of shaped flowerbeds and borders and a selection of mature plants and shrubs. The main garden is enclosed by timber fencing, timber garden shed, mature trees include variegated maple, beech, ash, convoluted hazel tree. Timber gate gives access to rear garden.

REAR GARDEN – 36'0 x 20'0
The rear garden is laid to paving and gravel and arranged for low maintenance seating purposes. It is enclosed by timber panel fencing and backs onto North Coker House lakes. Outside tap, further gate gives access to side garden/vegetable garden.

SIDE GARDEN/VEGETABLE GARDEN – 23'0 x 35'
Tapering to a point. A variety of mature vegetable plots enclosed by mature hedging and timber fencing, water butt, outside light, timber garden shed.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Yeovil Junction (2.0 mi)
  • Yeovil Pen Mill (2.8 mi)
  • Thornford (3.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Yeovil Junction (2.0 mi)
  • Yeovil Pen Mill (2.8 mi)
  • Thornford (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Rolfe East, Sherborne

80 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3BJ

01935 589083 Local call rate

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