3 Bed For Sale

Asking Price £240,000

Church View, Bourton, Gillingham

  • Character Grade II Listed Cottage
  • Three Good Sized Bedrooms
  • Reception Room with Inglenook
  • Long Garden
  • Allocated parking
  • Village Location with views
  • No Onward Chain
  • Energy Efficiency Rating F
A wonderful chance to purchase a delightful mid terraced Grade II listed stone cottage with three good sized bedrooms, presented to the market with the advantage of no onward chain and boasting an elevated position, which commands spectacular far reaching views over the surrounding countryside and the village church. The cottage is situated in the popular village of Bourton and is within walking distance to all the amenities, which include a public house - The White Lion, garage with convenience store, church and a primary school. Further facilities are a short drive away in Gillingham, which is less than five miles away, where there is also a mainline train station serving London Waterloo and Exeter St David's. We believe that the property dates to around the late 18th/early 19th century and has been a very much treasured and enjoyed home to the last owners for over forty years. During this time it has been well cared for and offers comfortable accommodation with the option to update to one's own taste and design, as and when required. This delightful cottage retains many character features, such as exposed beams, original style sash windows and panelled door plus a wonderful inglenook fireplace with Bressumer beam. This lovely home must be viewed to truly appreciate what it has to offer, not only inside but also the wonderful cottage garden and the surroundings.

ACCOMMODATION

Ground Floor

Sitting Room

An original style panelled door with inset glass panes opens into the sitting room. Paned glass sash window with deep sill overlooking the garden to the church and countryside in the distance. Exposed ceiling beams. Smoke detector. High level cupboard housing the electrics. Wall lights. Wall mounted electric heater. Power and telephone points. Television connection. Inglenook fireplace with Bressumer beam and wood burner. Door to the understairs cupboard and latch doors to the inner hall and to the:-

Kitchen/Dining Room

Window with deep tiled sill to the rear aspect and part glazed door to the rear. Ceiling lights. Power points. Fitted with a range of farmhouse style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards and cabinet. Work surfaces with tiled splash back and stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Space for under counter appliance. Space for a slot in cooker plus further appliances. Lino flooring.

Inner Hall

Stairs rising to the first floor and latch door to the:-

Bathroom

Paned glass sash window with deep sill overlooking the front garden and church plus partial rural view in the distance. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Fitted with a suite consisting of bath with tiled splash back, pedestal wash hand basin and WC.

First Floor

Landing

Stairs rise and curve up to the landing. Access to the loft space. Smoke detector. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves. Power point.

Bedroom One

Window to the rear aspect with partial countryside view. Ceiling light. Power points. Recess fitted with shelves. Door to eaves storage. Exposed floorboards.

Bedroom Two

Paned glass sash window to the front taking in delightful views of the church and countryside in the distance. Ceiling light. Electric heater. Power points. Built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf. Beautiful chimney breast.

Bedroom Three

Paned glass sash window to the front with lovely far reaching rural views and of the church. Ceiling light. Power points. Built in cupboard with shelves.

Outside

Parking and Garden

The property is approached from the lane onto a carparking area, where there is an allocated parking space and access to an area with rotary lines for clothes drying. From the parking a wrought iron gate opens to steps rising to a path and further gate that opens to the property's garden. A central path leads to the front door with lawns to either side and beds planted with an array of shrubs and flowers. There is also a brick laid seating area in front of the sitting room window. From the garden there is a fabulous view of the church and countryside in the distance. The garden is fully enclosed by low wire fencing.

Useful Information

Energy Efficiency Rating F
Council Tax Band C
Single Glazing with Sash Windows to the Front
Some Electric Heating
Mains Drainage
Freehold
No Onward Chain

Directions

From Gillingham

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 go straight over. Take a turning left - just before Milton Lodge heading to Silton. At the T junction turn left and proceed through the village passing the garage and continue almost to the end of the village. The property will be found on the right hand side, just after the church and before the cemetery. Postcode SP8 5BT

Floorplan for Church View, Bourton, Gillingham

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