3 bedroom cottage for sale

Buckhorn Weston

Sold STC £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • ENTRANCE PORTCH
  • SITTING/DINING ROOM
  • FITTED KITCHEN
  • STUDIO/GARDEN ROOM
  • SHOWER/UTILITY ROOM
  • BATHROOM
  • 3 BEDROOMS
  • ATTIC ROOM / BEDROOM 4
  • PADDOCK / ORCHARD / DOUBLE GARAGE
  • MANY CHARACTER FEATURES / NO FORWARD CHAIN

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Springfield Farm is a delightful character cottage situated in an oasis of peace and tranquility on the edge of the desirable village of Buckhorn Weston. The property is set within approximately 1.45 acres of wonderful mature gardens and paddock/orchard with traditional outbuildings including a former cowshed/stable and double detached garage. Over the years the cottage has been sympathetically extended and well maintained to provide a spacious family home. There are a number of features including exposed timbers, beamed ceilings,inglenook fireplace, open fire, studio/garden room, useful attic room, ground floor shower room, upstairs bathroom and a fitted kitchen with twin French doors opening onto a paved patio ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining.

LOCATION: Buckhorn Weston is a delightful North Dorset village very close to the Dorset/Somerset border and within 3 miles of Gillingham and about 4 miles from Wincanton. The village has a well regarded public house and Church. Shopping, leisure and health amenities are available at Wincanton, Shaftesbury and Gillingham, the latter also having a mainline railway station with direct services to London (Waterloo) and the West Country.

ACCOMMODATION
Double doors to enclosed Entrance Porch with double glazed front door to:

SITTING/DINING ROOM: 24'6" x 12'6" Natural stone open fireplace with polished wood mantle, exposed ceiling beams, double glazed windows with window seats to front aspect, two radiators and inglenook recess with drinks cupboard to one side and doorway to inner hall with door to shower room and opening to kitchen.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 14'10" x 10'10" A delightful room with twin double glazed double doors opening out onto the garden. Inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit with cupboard below, further range of matching wall and base units with a drawer line and working surface over, tower unit with built-in double oven, inset electric hob with extractor over, integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer, radiator, tiled floor, opening to inner lobby with broom cupboard, tiled floor and shallow cupboard with fitted shelving.

SHOWER/UTILITY ROOM: Shower cubicle, low level WC, bidet, semi-recess wash hand basin with cupboard below, tiled to splash prone areas, utility cupboard with space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer, cupboard housing oil fired boiler, linen cupboard and double glazed window to side aspect.

STUDY/GARDEN ROOM: 13'4" x 12'7" Fitted shelving, dual aspect double glazed windows, two radiators, quarry tiled floor, telephone point and door to garden.
From the sitting room a turning staircase to first floor.

FIRST FLOOR
LANDING: Exposed timbers and fitted shelving.

BEDROOM 1: 13'1" x 11' Exposed timbers, two fitted double wardrobes, radiator and double glazed window to front aspect.

BEDROOM 2: 13'2" x 9'8" (max) Exposed timbers, radiator and double glazed window to front aspect.

BEDROOM 3: 9'5" x 7'4" Built-in double wardrobe, radiator and double glazed window to side aspect.

BATHROOM: Bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, low level WC, bidet, inset wash hand basin with cupboard below, radiator, double glazed window to side aspect and tiled to splash prone areas.

From the first floor landing a door gives access to a turning staircase to the attic bedroom which is divided into two rooms.

SECOND FLOOR
ATTIC ROOM: 13'8" x 8'8" Sloping ceiling with exposed timbers, velux window to rear aspect, radiator, eves cupboard and door to:

ATTIC BEDROOM: 11'3" x 8'8" Radiator, sloping ceiling with exposed timbers, velux window to rear aspect, two fitted cupboards with shelving and hanging rail.

OUTSIDE
Springfield Farm is set within approximately 1.45 acres of delightful gardens and paddock/orchard. The property is screened from the road by mature trees and approached via a gravel driveway which extends past a former cow shed/stable and opens onto a turning/parking area with a detached double garage. To the front there is an area of lawn with paved seating area to one side. A pathway leads to the front door and useful attached store room (13'10 x 6'10"). The rear garden is a particular feature being a serene environment for wildlife and birds. A paved patio ideal for alfresco dining leads to an expanse of lawn stretching away from the cottage and interspersed by interesting areas of lawned pathways, herbaceous beds, specimen trees, clumping bamboo and mature hedging. The garden then opens out onto an orchard/paddock enclosed by mature trees and hedging.

DOUBLE GARAGE: 19'1" x 17'10" Twin up and over doors, light and power.

OUTBUILDING: 29'4" x 13'4" Former cow shed with light and power and attached stable 13'4" x 11'10"

SERVICES: Mains water, electricity, private drainage, oil fired central heating and telephone all subject to the usual utility regulations.

COUNCIL TAX BAND: G

TENURE: Freehold

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Added on Rightmove:
26 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (3.0 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.7 mi)
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Hambledon Estate Agents, Wincanton

19 High Street Wincanton BA9 9JT

01963 858004 Local call rate

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Hambledon Estate Agents, Wincanton

19 High Street Wincanton BA9 9JT

01963 858004 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (3.0 mi)
  • Templecombe (3.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hambledon Estate Agents, Wincanton

19 High Street Wincanton BA9 9JT

01963 858004 Local call rate

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