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Horsington, Somerset, BA8

Added on 29/09/2021
Hambledon Estate Agents, Wincanton

Key features

  • 2/3 BEDROOMS

Property description

Tenure: Freehold

A delightful two/three bedroom detached period cottage situated in the highly sought after village of Horsington. The property oozes charm and character the moment you step through the door and continues to impress enjoying a large mature garden with countryside views. The sitting room is of a generous size with an open stone fireplace and double doors leading through to a conservatory with French doors out to the garden. From the sitting room steps lead up to an inner lobby area which could provide a study. The dining room is a particular feature with an open inglenook fireplace and ceiling beam. The kitchen has space for a kitchen table and leads through to a rear porch/boot room which also gives access to a downstairs WC and a versatile room which could be a third bedroom or home office. Moving upstairs there are two double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and family bathroom. There is also the benefit of off road parking and a detached single garage.

LOCATION: Horsington is a popular South Somerset village situated on the northern edge of the Blackmore Vale. This pretty village offers a public house, church and primary school. The large village of Templecombe, a few minutes drive to the south, benefits from a railway station connecting with London Waterloo. More extensive facilities can be found in Wincanton and the Abbey town of Sherborne. The A303 can be joined at Wincanton giving good access to London and the home counties. Horsington is also well placed for the areas best known independent schools including schools at Sherborne, Hazelgrove, Kings Bruton, Port Regis and St Mary's at Shaftesbury.

Storm porch with front door opening to:

DINING ROOM: 12' x 11'7" A delightful room full of character with an inglenook fireplace with canopy and bressummer beam. Radiator, double glazed window with window seat to front aspect, wall light points, ceiling beam, double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, internal leaded light window and doorway to:

INNER LOBBY: This area could also make a nice study. Radiator, window looking into the conservatory and three steps down to:

SITTING ROOM: 18'4" (narrowing to 11'9") x 10'9" A characterful room with natural stone fireplace with open Jet Master fire, two double glazed windows with window seats, radiator, exposed ceiling timbers, wall light points and double glazed double doors to:

CONSERVATORY: 11'1" x 7'6" UPVC construction with exposed stonework, tiled floor and French doors giving access to the garden.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 18'1" x 8' A long kitchen with space at the far end for a kitchen table. Single drainer stainless steel sink unit with cupboard below, further range of matching wall and base units with working surface over, double glazed box window to front aspect, radiator, space and plumbing for washing machine and double glazed door to:

REAR PORCH/BOOT ROOM: This gives access to the garden, WC and Bedroom 3/Office.

BEDROOM 3/OFFICE: 11'3" x 9' This room has a multitude of uses with dual aspect double glazed windows and an oil fired Grant boiler supplying domestic hot water and radiators.
WC: Low level WC.
From the dining room stairs to first floor.

LANDING: Fitted cupboard and shelf, single glazed window, radiator, skylight window and hatch to loft.

BEDROOM 1: 18'3" (narrowing to 10') x 10'8" Dual aspect double glazed windows one of which enjoys far reaching countryside views, hatch to loft, radiator and fitted wardrobe.

BEDROOM 2: 12'9" x 8'4" Radiator, double glazed window, built-in wardrobe and airing cupboard housing hot water tank.

BATHROOM: Panelled bath with mixer taps and shower attachment, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, double glazed window, radiator and tiled to splash prone areas.

FRONT GARDEN: To the front there is off road parking which gives access to a detached garage. There is also a paved area enclosed by a wall topped with railings ideal for pots and tubs.

REAR GARDEN: The rear garden is a particular feature being totally secluded and of a generous size. The majority is laid to lawn and leads to a paved patio embedded with a lovely array of bulbs and flowers. Beyond the patio are two sheds and the oil storage tank..

GARAGE: 15'9" x 8'7" Detached garage with up and over door.

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


TENURE: Freehold

VIEWING: Strictly by appointment through the agents.
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Horsington, Somerset, BA8

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Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Templecombe Station1.0 miles
  • Sherborne Station6.0 miles
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Hambledon Estate Agents, Wincanton

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