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Zeals, Warminster - £370,000 For Sale

Property Details

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***DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY WITH PLANNING PERMISSION GRANTED*** A fabulous opportunity to purchase a building plot with planning permission to erect a terrace of three, two bedroom houses and to renovate a delightful detached stone cottage, all offered for sale with the advantage of no onward chain. The cottage and plot enjoy an elevated position part way up a no through drive in the pretty Wiltshire village of Zeals and boasts wonderful countryside views.


The Property


The cottage consists on the ground floor of useful porch, open plan sitting and dining room with fireplaces at each end and kitchen. On the first floor there is a large landing with space for a study or to create a third bedroom, two further bedrooms and bathroom. The cottage benefits from character features, such as, some windows with seats under, fireplace with burner and exposed timbers. To cater for modern day expectation there is uPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating.


Double gates with a side pedestrian gate opens from the lane to the cottage's grounds, which are laid to lawn with a plot size extending to about quarter of an acre. The property enjoys some lovely views. There is full planning permission to build three, two bedroom terraced homes with nine parking spaces. Planning Application 20/03694/Ful.

The Location


The property is situated in the pretty Wiltshire village of Zeals which lies in between the old market town of Gillingham, Mere and Wincanton. The village has a public house and small shop providing every day essentials. The neighbouring village of Bourton has a petrol station with convenience shop, public house and primary school. Nearby is the market town of Gillingham which offers excellent day to day facilities, such as hardware store, pet shops, book shop and so forth, as well as four supermarkets including a Waitrose. There are numerous pre-schools and primary schools, along with an excellent secondary and sixth form. The town is ideally placed with easy access to the A303 linking the West Country and London. The town also has the advantage of having a mainline train station serving Exeter to London.


From the Gillingham Office

Follow the road down the High Street until you reach the junction. Turn right and as you approach the 'co-operative roundabout', take the first exit heading towards Mere. At the next roundabout proceed straight over. Turn left at Milton on Stour - just before Milton Lodge heading to Silton and Bourton. At the next junction turn right heading out of Bourton to Zeals. At the sign for Zeals, the property will be on the left hand side.