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4 bedroom detached house for sale


Guide Price £625,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stables
  • Rural countryside views
  • Paddock
  • Open plan kitchen/diner
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Beautifully presented

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A attractive and character family home offering modern open plan living with cosy atmosphere.The property has been imaginatively extended and re-modelled from the original cottage and the exterior has been enhanced with timber cladding to the exterior in subtle colours. The property also benefits from the stunning rural countryside views and a paddock ideal for a small number of livestock.

WHITEHILL COTTAGE is a characterful dwelling, originally a period stone cottage it has been imaginatively re-modelled and extended to create a contemporary and stylish home whilst incorporating and retaining much of its original character form and features.
to provide a spacious and comfortable home with versatile and adaptable living accommodation arranged on two floors, all presented in immaculate decorative order throughout. Enjoying an idyllic quiet semi rural location on the edge of this very popular Wiltshire market town with generous enclosed cottage gardens, third of an acre paddock , stable block, parking, garage and car port with far reaching countryside views.

Whitehill Cottage is situated in peaceful Whitehill Lane on the outskirts of Mere, but only 1.5 miles from the Town centre. Mere has a vibrant heart with independant shops catering for everyday requirements, as well as a Co-Op store, several public houses, a Post Office and hairdresser. Nearby Gillingham has a further choice of shops including Waitrose, Asda and Iceland. The mainline railway station serving London and the Southwest is also found here. Mere itself has easy access to the A303 and the M3 towards London.

The property has been improved to an incredibly high standard with stone and wood flooring thoughout the ground floor. The open plan kitchen / diner / living room is bright with sky lights and large patio doors to the terrace. The kitchen area has cream wood doors with wooden work tops and has a space for a fridge and leads onto a large utility room. The original cottage has a sitting room with wood burner and leads onto the study or bedroom 4. There is a downstairs bathroom with shower over the bath and seperate WC.
Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms. The Master bedroom is large with a vaulted ceiling and double doors that open onto a balcony with a rear aspect looking over the paddock. the 2 other bedrooms are double with double and triple aspects. There is also a family bathroom.

Sitting Room:
Solid pine floorboards, wood burning stove and sliding doors to the courtyard.

A wonderful and light family room in a contemporary open plan style, well equipped and fitted with a range of bespoke fitted Shaker style floor cupboards, contrasting oak work tops and counters, inset Belfast sink. Pair of full height shelved pantry cupboards with top cupboard, space for full height larder fridge/freezer. Integrated dishwasher, double electric oven and fan assisted grill, four ring electric hob. Stainless steel splash panel. Attractive slate flooring extends through to comfortable and spacious family snug seating and dining area with large double glazed picture window and sliding door enjoying super outlook onto garden, fields and woodland beyond.

Bedroom 1:
A large room with vaulted ceiling and large sliding door leading onto a balcony overlooking the paddock.

Bedroom 2:
Double size with dual aspect.

Bedroom 3:
Double size with triple aspect.

Bedroom 4:
Downstairs bedroom 4 with access onto the courtyard.

The batroom is accessed from the landing and has a small dressing area.

Bathroom 2:
A full size bathroom on the ground floor situated behind the kitchen.

The garden lies to the front, side and mainly rear of the cottage which is laid to lawn with shrubs and trees and a terrace area. There is a gate with access into a paddock that extends to a third of an acre. The gardens are fully enclosed and there is a large area of dry scalpings providing easy off-road parking and courtyard covered areas.

From the High Street in Mere and Sprout and Flower on you right take the next right turn. Follow the road for approx. 0.4 miles right and right hand bend to the mini roundabout and continue straightover. A further half a mile down the road at the end of the speed restriction area turn right into Whitehill Lane and the property will be found on the right shortly after the turning.

Stable Block:
Of blockwork construction, under a pitched and tiled roof and portioned to create two stable area with over head storage, light and power. Being accessed by stable doors. Outside light and tap, oil tank and ample parking for a number of vehicles, horse box etc.

Water, electricity, drainage, telephone and oil tank.

Tax Band C

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 December 2016

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