- Updated On:
- November 29, 2020
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
A CHARMING DETACHED HOUSE WITH POTENTIAL ANNEXE SET IN A LARGE GARDEN NEAR THE CENTRE OF THIS LOVELY VILLAGE
DESCRIPTION: This charming house was formerly the coach house for the adjacent Rectory and was converted into a residential property some forty years ago. The house is built of a mix of brick and flint elevations under a tile roof and has lovely light accommodation laid out on two floors with superb views over the garden behind to woods beyond. There is also a single storey annexe at the side with a double bedroom, study and shower room. The main residence has the benefit of electric central heating and partial double glazing and one of the main features of the property is the lovely sitting room with its log burning stove.
There is a good sized parking and turning area to the front giving access to the double garage with carport adjacent. Behind the house there is a large garden with raised patio, good sized area of lawn with attractive woodland and fields beyond.
LOCATION: The property is located near to the centre of the village of Broad Chalke in the heart of the Chalke Valley. The village has excellent facilities including a first class primary school, a shop/hub, public house, church, village hall and recreation centre with playing field. There is a good local bus service running through Broad Chalke serving both Shaftesbury, eleven miles, and Salisbury nine miles distant. Salisbury has further good facilities including a main line railway station, a wide choice of shops and supermarkets and leisure facilities including cinema and playhouse. Tisbury is also nearby with its good shops. The lovely open area of Cranborne Chase is also within easy reach. There is fishing available on the Rivers Ebble, Wylye and Nadder and racing at the well known Salisbury Racecourse also within easy reach. The village is also surrounded by many lovely walks and rides.
LARGE RECEPTION HALL: With tiled floor and plumbing and drainage for washing machine.
SITTING ROOM: 5.54m x 4.35m (18′ 2" x 14′ 3") With log burning stove, fitted shelving, storage cupboards, television aerial point, night storage heater and glazed door to rear garden.
KITCHEN/DINING ROOM: 6.43m x 5.48m (21′ 1" x 17′ 11") (Maximum measurements) L-shaped with double bowl sink unit, drawers and cupboards below, good range of base and drawer units with worktops over, fitted oil fired Aga for cooking and hot water, space for fridge/freezer, plumbing and drainage for dishwasher, fitted wall cupboards, tiled floor and part tiled walls.
DINING AREA: With tiled floor, night storage heater, door to side garden, telephone point and stairs leading off to first floor with storage cupboard.
Through the sitting room there is access to the annexe.
ANNEXE – HALL: With night storage heater and door to front garden.
STUDY/BEDROOM 4: 4.92m x 1.86m (16′ 1" x 6′ 1") With night storage heater and access to loft.
BEDROOM 3: 3.28m x 2.95m (10′ 9" x 9′ 8") With double wardrobe and electric radiator.
SHOWER ROOM: With shower cubicle, wash hand basin, WC, radiator and part tiled walls.
ON THE FIRST FLOOR
GALLERIED LANDING: With radiator and airing cupboard with lagged hot water tank.
BEDROOM 1: 4.21m x 3.77m (13′ 9" x 12′ 4") A lovely room with range of fitted wardrobes to one wall, storage cupboard and electric radiator.
BEDROOM 2: 3.67m x 3.08m (12′ 0" x 10′ 1") With fitted wardrobes, electric radiator and storage cupboard.
BATHROOM: With panelled bath with shower and screen, wash hand basin, WC, heated towel rail, fitted mirror and electric heater.
OUTSIDE: To the front of the house there is a drive giving access to the parking and turning area. There is a detached garage 4.98m x 3.05m (16′ 4" x 10′ 00") with adjacent carport/store 5.18m x 2.74m (17′ 00" x 9′ 00"). There is power and light laid on here. There is side pedestrian access to the lovely large garden where there is a raised terrace looking out eastwards over the large area of lawn. The garden is enclosed with fencing and hedging.
SERVICES: Mains water and electricity are connected to the property and there is electric heating, private drainage and oil fired Aga.