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2 bedroom house for sale

New Buildings, Dowlish Ford, Ilminster, Somerset, TA19

Sold STC £235,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Outhouse
  • Garden
  • Parking for 3 vehicles

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A delightful 2 bedroom character cottage with beautifully presented accommodation and cottage gardens together with a further large garden extending to over 190ft with river frontage. Entrance porch, sitting room, kitchen/dining room, landing, large principal bedroom with fitted wardrobes, 2nd double bedroom, fully fitted bathroom with separate shower, rear garden with outhouse, large front garden with river frontage, 3 off road parking spaces, gas fired central heating, double glazing. EPC Band D

6 New Buildings is situated in a delightful terrace of cottages on the fringe of Ilminster but within walking distance of the town centre and amenities. The property has a rural feel with open views to the front and rear. The cottage is of stone elevations under a pitch tiled roof with UPVC double glazing to most openings and gas fired central heating. The bright and airy accommodation has been tastefully re-furbished in recent times but retaining its character, to include oak lock and latch doors, timber detailing and a delightful feature fireplace in the main sitting room. The kitchen has been re-fitted to a high standard with granite work surfaces, quality modern units and integrated appliances. The bathroom has also been re-fitted with a generous size shower area, roll top bath, replacement sink, WC and underfloor heating. Outside there is a landscaped part walled garden to the rear with an outhouse and walled gateway. There is a good size second garden set just a short distance from the cottage extending to over 190ft with colourful stocked beds, timber store sheds, vegetable beds and river frontage. The river is set well down from the level of the cottages.

The property is situated about 1 mile south of Ilminster in the small hamlet of Dowlish Ford, enjoying a delightful rural location with views over the surrounding open countryside. Ilminster is a former market town situated about 12 miles south east of the County Town of Taunton and surrounded by undulating open countryside. A major proportion of the town centre falls within the "Conservation Area" with many character buildings. The town centre offers a range of shopping facilities and amenities together with schooling at primary and intermediate levels, and churches of various denominations. Chard 5 miles, Taunton 12, Yeovil 14, South Coast 18 miles.

The property is approached from the front with attractive porch and front garden area laid to stone chippings for ease of maintenance.

The rear garden is well enclosed with fence and walled boundaries, laid to lawn with well stocked beds, paved courtyard area adjoins the cottage with paved walkway towards the rear pedestrian gate providing a useful extra access. Paved seating area.

OUTHOUSE 9'11" x 4'1" door in. Asbestos sheet roofing, power points.

Second garden with concrete hardstanding allowing off road parking for up to 3 vehicles, well stocked beds with landscaped steps down, range of raised vegetable beds, extensive lawns, timber store sheds, colourful stocked bed adjoining with river frontage at the bottom. This garden area extends to over 190ft .

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Added on Rightmove:
13 October 2016

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