Bere Regis School (2.5mi.)
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A nicely presented unique period cottage enhanced by its superbly maintained gardens, ample brick paved driveway and double garage all conveniently located in the very centre of the village overlooking the Church.
* Kitchen with Range Cooker and Granite Worktops
* Gas Central Heating to Radiators
* UPVC Double Glazing
* PVC Facias, Soffits and Guttering
* Double Glazed Conservatory
* Pine Internal Doors
* Moulded Skirting & Architrave
* En-Suite to Master Bedroom
* Attractive Brick Paved Driveway extending to
* Superb well Tended Landscaped Gardens
* Village Centre Location
Church Cottage is a substantial period cottage believed to date back to the early 1800's having formally been 2 cottages. Worthy of special mention is the excellent location within the centre of the village overlooking the 12th Century St. Nicholas church, and well-tended landscaped gardens, ample parking and detached double garage.
Canopy porch with stained glass door leads into the spacious entrance hall extending to in excess of 30' with stairs extending to first floor and a front aspect window overlooking the church. There is a deep fitted cloaks cupboard housing the gas boiler and a useful cloakroom comprising a low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and obscure glazed window gives natural light.
The dining room has a coal effect fire set in brick surround with raised hearth and wood mantel. Patio doors extend into conservatory and double opening doors lead to the sitting room with 2 large picture windows overlooking the gardens and ornamental pond.
The kitchen/breakfast with triple aspect views room offers an extensive range of shaker style units with under pelmet lighting complimented by Granite worktops and a 1 1/2 bowl single drainer sink sits beneath a rear aspect window overlooking the garden. Built-in appliances include a 8 gas ring Stoves New home Range cooker with electric ovens, cooker hood and extractor fan above and further built-in appliances include fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washing machine all with matching doors. There is partial timber panelling to the breakfast area with a window overlooking the church. The room is further complimented by its tiled flooring, glazed panelled door extends into the UPVC double glazed conservatory with a Quarry style tiled floor and extensive windows overlooking the gardens with French doors extending to same and further side aspect door.
The spacious first floor landing extends to approximately 18'7 in length with 3 front aspect windows overlooking the church.
The master bedroom with a rear aspect view of the garden offers extensive cupboard storage and door extends into the en-suite shower room comprising fully tiled en-suite shower enclosure, low level WC, wash hand basin, tiled splashbacks, shaver socket and extractor fan.
Bedrooms 2 & 3 both enjoy rear aspect views of the garden with bedroom 2 having an extensive range of built-in wardrobes and bedroom 3 also has a built-in cupboard with hanging space. The double bedroom 4 is currently used as a study.
The half tiled family bathroom comprises a white coloured suite of corner bath with mixer tap/shower attachment and glass screen, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC and double airing cupboard with louvred doors. Obscure glazed window to front aspect.
There is a small grassed border to front and side of the cottage with a variety of shrubs. Picket style gate extends via crazy paved path to the canopy porch and front door. Brick paved drive via five bar gate leads to extensive parking area and in turn the detached double garage 18'6 x 17'2 with double up and over door. Light and power connected. A small area has floor and wall tiling for additional appliances.
The sizeable and beautiful gardens as previously mentioned are one of the undoubted features of the cottage comprising well-manicured lawns with established well stocked shrub borders and a variety of specimen trees including Copperbeech, Acer, 2 Gingko Biloba, Rowan Palm Tree, Magnolia and established Walnut tree. Sitting beneath the lounge window is the ornamental pond with waterfall and overlooking the splendorous gardens is the timber summerhouse with timber decked veranda and double opening doors. In addition the greenhouse (built-in staging internally will be included)is also included in the sale and there is a useful storage area to rear of garage.
The current Vendor opens the gardens to the public on one Sunday every second year in aid of local charities.
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