A DETACHED THREE BEDROOM BUNGALOW IN A GENEROUS PLOT WITH HUGE POTENTIAL TO UPGRADE OR REDEVELOP SUBJECT TO PLANNING CONSENT IN THE HEART OF THE VILLAGE
DESCRIPTION: This detached bungalow is being offered to the market for the first time since construction in the early/mid 1950s. The bungalow was originally built of rendered block cavity elevations beneath a slate roof. The accommodation offers opportunity to fully refurbish and includes an entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, three bedrooms, kitchen and bathroom. There is gas central heating and a mixture of some secondary and some replacement double glazing. There is a long lean-to on a side elevation with outbuildings of mixed construction attached to a single garage with a short drive in front. The gardens extend to all sides with lawns with the large part as a vegetable garden. It should be noted that this property also offers an excellent opportunity to redevelop the plot, subject to necessary planning consent.
LOCATION: The bungalow is located close to the centre of this popular village to the south of Salisbury. It is in a level setting with farmland to one side. It is within walking distance of the village shops which include a Co-op, butcher, hairdresser, optician and a couple of pubs and Downton C of E primary school is very close by. Amenities also include a comprehensive school of excellent repute, indoor sports centre, a Post Office store, churches and a small industrial estate. There is a regular bus service along the main road serving Salisbury and the south coast centres of Bournemouth and Ringwood. The village falls within the catchment area of the Salisbury grammar schools. Salisbury has excellent shopping and social amenities and a main line railway station with services to London Waterloo.
ENTRANCE HALL: L-shaped with two radiators and hatch with ladder to loft.
BATHROOM: With a white suite of panelled bath, wash hand basin, WC with high cistern, separate mains shower and radiator.
INNER HALL: Built in coats cupboard.
KITCHEN: 3.63m x 2.26m (11′ 10" x 7′ 4") Suitable for refurbishment. With worktops, wall cupboards, stainless steel double drainer sink unit, range of other cupboards, built in larder, gas cooker point, plumbing for washing machine, wall mounted Baxi gas fired boiler, radiator, extractor and door to:
LEAN-TO: Of glass and block construction with access to the gardens and door to a corrugated outbuilding with WC (not working), small workshop, log and coal store and access to front garden.
DINING ROOM: 3.64m x 3.04m (11′ 11" x 9′ 11") Double aspect with built in shelved airing cupboard with hot water tank, separate double cupboard to recess, two radiators, telephone point and television aerial point.
SITTING ROOM: 6.14m x 3.13m (20′ 1" x 10′ 3") With brick fireplace (no chimney above), radiator, crittall doors to garden, side window and four wall lights.
BEDROOM 1: 3.79m x 3.02m (12′ 5" x 9′ 10") Double aspect to rear and side, two radiators and built in wardrobe.
BEDROOM 2: 3.64m x 2.68m (11′ 11" x 8′ 9") Double aspect to front and side, two radiator and wardrobe.
BEDROOM 3: 3.03m x 2.62m (9′ 11" x 8′ 7") Aspect to front, radiator.
OUTSIDE: There is a GARAGE 5.17m x 2.85m (16′ 11" x 9′ 4") of brick construction on a concrete base with vaulted tile roof, three windows, electric light and power with short driveway for one vehicle in front. The gardens extend to four sides to the front left hand side and rear they are laid to lawn with plant beds, soft fruit, apple tree and a greenhouse. The rear garden is laid mainly as a vegetable garden and highly productive until recent times.
SERVICES: All mains services are connected to the property.