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High Street, Henstridge, Templecombe - £235,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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Presented to the market with the advantage of no onward chain is this bright and spacious end of terrace character cottage with three generously sized bedrooms. The property boasts many features that include sash windows, some with window seats and deep sills, exposed timbers and decorative coving. To cater for modern day expectations there is secondary glazing to nearly all of windows, oil fired central heating and has plenty of storage space. This wonderful home must be viewed to really appreciate what is on offer and how easily it would meet many potential buyers' needs, from those looking for a main home, lock up and leave UK base or even as a second home to escape a hectic working life. The property is ideally placed - within walking distance to the village shop, church, public houses and primary school as well as being close to excellent communication links, including the A30, mainline train station at Templecombe and the A303 is also easily accessible.


Ground Floor

Dining Hall (3.94m'' x 3.63m'' / 12'11'' x 11'11'')

uPVC front door with inset fanlight and spy hole opens into the dining hall. Sash window with secondary glazing to the front aspect. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Radiator. Power points. Glazed door to the inner hall and part glazed door and step down into the:-

Sitting Room (5.51m'' x 5.05m'' / 18'1'' x 16'7'')

Two sash windows with secondary glazing to the front of the property. Decorative coving and exposed ceiling beam. Wall lights. Two radiators. Power, telephone and television points. Open stone fireplace with arched recesses to either side.

Inner Hall

Ceiling light. Coat hooks. Door to large walk in storage cupboard, fitted with ceiling light, shelves, coat hooks and the electrical consumer unit plus access to under stairs recess. An original style door with two glass panes open to the:-

Study (2.51m'' x 3.51m'' / 8'3'' x 11'6'')

Partly sloping ceiling with ceiling light. Smoke detector. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Stairs rising to the first floor with window to the side elevation. Double part glazed doors opening to the rear porch, which provides access to the courtyard garden/parking. Door to the cloakroom and an original style door and step down into the:-

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (2.59m'' x 5.46m'' / 8'6'' x 17'11'')

Window with leaded light inlay and deep tiled sill overlooking the courtyard/parking to the rear and further low pane glass window to the rear. Skylight to the rear. Ceiling lights. Oil fired central heating boiler. Radiator. Power and television points. Fitted with a range of floor and eye level cupboards plus a separate drawer unit. Good amount of wood effect work surfaces. Part tiled and part wood panelled walls. Ceramic hob with extractor hood over. Built in waist height electric oven with space above for a microwave plus further storage cupboards. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for under counter appliance. Wood effect flooring.


Obscured glazed window to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Pedestal wash hand basin with splashback. Low level WC. Slate effect flooring.

First Floor


Stairs rise to a half landing with access to the storage cupboard - main landing - Skylight to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Radiators. Power points. Storage cupboard fitted with slatted shelves. Stairs rising to the second floor and doors to eaves storage, bathroom and the:-

Master Bedroom (4.62m'' x 5.23m'' / 15'2'' x 17'2'')

Two sash windows with secondary glazing and seats under to the front of the cottage. Ceiling light. Exposed ceiling beam. Radiator. Power points. Television connection. Fitted double wardrobe with hanging rail and overhead storage cupboard. Further built in wardrobe with hanging rail.


Obscured glazed sash window with secondary glazing to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Radiator. Fitted with a modern suite consisting of tiled shower cubicle, low level WC with economy flush facility, pedestal wash hand basin with splash back, shelf,mirror and shaver light/point over plus a bath with mixer tap and telephone shower attachment and splash back. Wall mounted mirror.

Second Floor


Stair rise to a half landing with window to the side aspect and access to a storage cupboard. Small main landing with further cupboard and doors to both bedrooms.

Bedroom Two (4.11m'' x 5.21m'' / 13'6'' x 17'1'')

Some restricted headroom.Two skylights to the front with tree top views and one to the rear with country views in the distance. Ceiling lights. Exposed timbers. Economy 7 electric heater. Power points. Built in store cupboard.

Bedroom Three (2.46m'' x 3.56m'' / 8'1'' x 11'8'')

Window with deep sill to the side elevation. ceiling light. Power points.


Courtyard Garden/Parking

To the rear of the cottage there is block paved area for parking/garden and beds planted with a variety of flowers and shrubs. There is an outside tap and the oil tank concealed by timber fencing.


From the Sturminster Newton Office

Leave Sturminster via Bridge Street. At the traffic lights go over the bridge and turn right onto the A357. Continue on this road for about 5 miles and turn left for Stalbridge. Go through the town. The next village is Henstridge. Go through two calming systems. The property will be found on the right hand side before the village shop.