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Cucklington, Wincanton - £385,000 For Sale

Property Details

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A seldom occurring chance to purchase a semi detached home with two double bedrooms, enjoying far reaching views over the Somerset countryside and in the desirable and sought after village of Cucklington. This small village lies in the county of Somerset, bordering North Dorset and sits about 3 miles from Wincanton and 4 miles from Gillingham, which has a mainline train station and both offering excellent amenities and schooling. The property occupies a quiet lane side and elevated position that is nestled beneath St Lawrence's church to the rear and just a short walk to the view point, which is definitely worth a visit with the village hall a little further on where many events take place. We believe that the property dates to the 1930/1950s and over the last few years has been updated and extended by the current owner to provide a bright and spacious contemporary home that will satisfy the needs to many potential buyers' needs - from those looking for a country retreat to a full time residence. This lovely home benefits from a new 'Howdens' kitchen with soft closing units and some built in appliances, new flooring and electric heaters as well as replacement suite in the shower room. A viewing is essential to really appreciate what this home has to offer, both inside and outside and just as importantly its location. An early viewing is highly recommended to avoid missing out on the chance to own this wonderful home.


Ground Floor

Sitting Room (3.43m'' x 5.26m'' / 11'3'' x 17'3'')

Pitched storm canopy over the front door. Oak door with inset glass pane opens into the sitting room. Window overlooking the front garden and far reaching views over the countryside. Recessed ceiling lights. Coved. Economy 7 electric heater. Power and television points. Stone fireplace with timber mantel and wood burning stove. Stairs rising to the first floor and arch opening to the:-

Study Area (2.39m'' x 3.25m'' / 7'10'' x 10'8'')

Ceiling and recessed ceiling lights. Coved. Power points. Double pane glass doors opening to the:-

Kitchen and Dining Room (2.64m'' x 4.83m'' / 8'8'' x 15'10'')

Sliding patio doors opening out to the rear, windows to the side and rear both enjoying field views plus two skylights to the rear. Recessed ceiling lights and spot lights. Extractor fan. Power and television points. Fitted with a range of soft closing kitchen units in a sleek gloss finish consisting of floor cupboards, pull out spice racks, separate drawer units, tall larder cupboard fitted with shelves and eye level cupboards. Good amount of wood effect laminate work surfaces and tiled splash backs. Porcelain sink and drainer with mixer tap. Built in eye level double electric oven with storage cupboards above and below. Ceramic hob. Space for an under counter fridge. Wood effect vinyl flooring. Part glazed door to the:-


Window to the side elevation. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Power points. Work surface. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and further appliances. Vinyl flooring. Part glazed door to the:-


Two windows to the side elevation. Ceiling light. Part coved. Under stairs storage space fitted with a shelf. Fitted storage cupboard. Low level WC with dual flush facility. Vinyl flooring.

First Floor


Stair rise and curve up to a part galleired landing with window to the side enjoying a rural view. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Coved. Power points.

Bedroom One (2.82m'' x 4.42m'' / 9'3'' x 14'6'')

Maximum measurements - Window overlooking the front garden and far reaching views over the beautiful countryside. Ceiling light. Coved. Power points. Deep wardrobe fitted with hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom Two (3.12m'' x 3.28m'' / 10'3'' x 10'9'')

Window to the rear with views over the garden and adjoining field towards the church. Ceiling light. Access to the loft space. Coved. Power points. Built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf.

Shower Room

Window to the rear. Ceiling light. Coved. Extractor fan. Chrome heated towel rail. Fitted with a low level WC with dual flush facility, tiled shower cubicle with electric shower and a vanity style wash hand basin with mono tap and tiled splash back. Vinyl flooring.


Parking and Gardens (18'0" x 13'1")

The property is approached from the lane via a gate leading to steps rising to the property's gate, which opens to a path leading to the storm porch and front door. The rest of the frontage is laid to lawn with shrub and flower beds and enclosed in part by hedgerow and post and rail. A path leads to the rear garden. The parking is located a little further down the lane where one turn right onto the drive which leads to the back of the house. Here there is parking for about five cars, the large workshop (5.5 m x 4 m - 18' x 13') with light and power and the rear garden, which is laid to lawn and raises sun terrace that takes in a view over the field up to the church. The garden is of a good size, enjoying plenty of sun and provides a blank canvas for one's own design. The drainage for the property and attached property is located in the neighbour's garden and emptied every 3 to 4 months.


From Gillingham

Leave Gillingham heading toward Wincanton on the B3081. After about two miles take a left turn at the triangle and continue to the end. Then turn right onto Rowls Lane, then left heading towards the village hall. At the end of the lane turn right, the view point will be on the left. Continue down the hill where the property will be found on the right hand side. The parking is located to the rear, which is the next turning on the bend - unmade up road. Postcode BA9 9PT