A CHARMING DETACHED THATCHED COTTAGE WITH GREAT POTENTIAL AND GOOD SIZED GARDEN NEAR THE CENTRE OF THE VILLAGE
DESCRIPTION: Old Rafters is a charming property originally two cottages built of a mixed of brick, stone and cob elevations under a thatched roof. The house was in the same family ownership for many years and now requires modernisation but has great potential for extension to the side or the rear. The property is not listed.
The cottage has the benefit of partial electric night storage heating as well as a coal fired Rayburn in the dining room. There is off road parking to the rear of the property with a large area of slightly over grown garden with shed and the property occupies a corner plot near to the centre of the village of Broadchalke.
LOCATION; Broadchalke is one of the loveliest villages around Salisbury located in the heart of the Ebble Valley. The village has excellent local facilities including a primary school, a village shop / hub, church, recreation ground, hall and doctors surgery. There is also a good local bus service running along the Ebble Valley to Salisbury approximately eight miles distant and here there is further good facilities including a mainline railway station, shops and supermarkets, a variety of schools and leisure facilities including cinema and play house. The well known town of Tisbury is also within easy reach and Broadchalke is surrounded by some of the loveliest countrysides in the south of England with many great walks and rides.
FRONT DOOR LEADING TO:
LIVING ROOM: 4.60m x 3.53m (15′ 1" x 11′ 6") With former Inglenook fireplace, night storage heater, stairs leading off to first floor.
SCULLERY / STORE ROOM: 3.74m x 1.92m (12′ 3" x 6′ 3")
DINING ROOM: 4.76m x 2.63m (15′ 7" x 8′ 7") With coal fired Rayburn.
KITCHEN: 4.40m x 1.94m (14′ 5" x 6′ 4") With single drainer sink unit, drawers and cupboards below, fitted base unit, electric cooker point, plumbing and drainage for washing machine.
LARGE REAR LOBBY: With door to garden.
CLOAKROOM: With WC and wash hand basin.
ON THE FIRST FLOOR:
BEDROOM 1: 4.79m x 3.07m (15′ 8" x 10′ 0") With night storage heater, telephone point.
BEDROOM 2: 4.80m x 2.69m (15′ 8" x 8′ 9") With cupboard.
BATHROOM: With panel bath, wash hand basin, WC, hated towel rail, airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank and immersion heater.
BEDROOM 3: 4.63m x 2.47m (15′ 2" x 8′ 1")
OUTSIDE: The property has gardens to the side and rear at present over grown but with great potential for extension to the cottage and further landscaping.
SERVICES: Mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is to septic tank.
COUNCIL TAX: Band E £2,066.58