A charming refurbished semi-detached cottage enjoying a lovely position in the heart of the Chalke Valley
DESCRIPTION: This offers an excellent opportunity to purchase a refurbished and charming semi-detached Grade II listed cottage in the heart of the Chalke Valley. The cottage is built of stone and brick elevations under a thatched roof and originally dates back we think to the 18th century. A complete refurbishment programme was carried out some eight years ago and the cottage now has great charm with many of the original features but also is fully modernised. The accommodation which has the benefit of electric central heating includes a large living room, fitted kitchen with breakfast area, downstairs cloakroom and utility with two bedrooms, bathroom and shower room on the first floor. To the front of the cottage there is a garage and parking, a charming garden with lawn, shed, flower beds and vegetable garden and the cottage has lovely views over open fields to the side.
LOCATION: Bowerchalke is located in the heart of the Chalke Valley with its many lovely walks and rides immediately available. The village has its own church, village hall and the Chalke Valley Cricket Club and there is a good local bus service running to both Shaftesbury, ten miles, and Salisbury, ten miles. The village of Broadchalke has further good facilities including a primary school, shop, public house and recreation ground as well as a village hall. Bowerchalke is also within easy reach of the famous Cranborne Chase and other local amenities include fishing on the Wylye, Nadder , Avon and Ebble as well as golf at Tollard Royal and South Wilts.
The city of Salisbury has excellent facilities including a main line railway station, good variety of shops and supermarkets, schools and leisure facilities including a cinema and playhouse.
LIVING ROOM: 5.48m x 5.19m (17′ 11" x 17′ 0") With large original inglenook fireplace now closed off, fitted window seat, two radiators, stairs leading off to first floor and large storage cupboard.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: 5.30m x 2.78m (17′ 4" x 9′ 1") With fitted Belfast sink, range of base and drawer units, attractive wooden worktops, built in Beko dishwasher, fitted electric oven with hob and extractor, built in fridge and freezer, radiator and stable door to front garden.
UTILITY ROOM: With plumbing and drainage for washing machine, storage cupboard and cloakroom with WC and wash hand basin.
ON THE FIRST FLOOR – LANDING
BEDROOM 1: 4.03m x 2.88m (13′ 2" x 9′ 5") With radiator and storage area.
EN-SUITE BATHROOM: With panelled bath with shower attachment, wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail and extractor fan.
BEDROOM 2: 4.36m x 2.88m (14′ 3" x 9′ 5") With radiator and fitted wardrobes.
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM: With fitted shower cubicle, wash hand basin, WC, cupboard, extractor fan and heated towel rail.
AGENT’S NOTE: Please note on the first floor there are some low ceilings and doorways.
OUTSIDE: To the front of the property there is a gravelled drive leading to the GARAGE 4.90m x 3.55m (16′ 0" x 11′ 7") with electric up and over door, power, light and parking space. There is a charming area of garden with lawn, flower beds, vegetable garden, storage shed and shrubs and there are lovely views over open fields to the sides.
SERVICES: Mains water and electricity are connected to the property and drainage is to shared septic tank. BT.com suggests that maximum speeds of 20Mb to 32Mb are available with Superfast Fibre Essential Broadband through BT.