Riding Gate, Wincanton

£400,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A spacious and extended 3 bedroom detached Victorian house which has been extended, in need of general updating and set within grounds of approximately an acre, with useful range of outbuildings

DESCRIPTION

Tower View comprises a spacious 3 bedroom detached house, believed to date from the Victorian era, together with a more recent extension. Although the property is in need of general updating, it offers well-proportioned accommodation including 3 reception rooms, good size kitchen, utility and cloakroom, all on the ground floor. On the first floor, 3 double bedrooms and a shower room. It also has a large integral garage/workshop and is set within grounds of approximately an acre, with a good range of outbuildings including a traditional stone outbuilding, timber studio and large gardens.

LOCATION

Tower View is situated within the hamlet of Riding Gate and fronts onto the B3081. Wincanton is within 1 miles where an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found, together with easy access to the A303, just 1 mile from the property.

ACCOMMODATION

uPVC glazed door leads to an entrance porch with a pair of leaded glazed doors leading into an entrance lobby with stairs rising to the first floor. There are 2 reception rooms to front, both with bay windows, 1 with a stone and brick fireplace with inset log burner with recessed shelving and the other with a brick fireplace and cupboard beneath stairs. The adjoining kitchen comprises single drainer stainless steel sink unit with adjoining worktops along with a range of floor and wall-mounted cupboards and drawers. Recessed oil-fired boiler providing central heating and hot water, together with useful shelved cupboard and stable door to family room with exposed stonework to 2 walls and glazed French doors to garden. Adjoining is a utility room comprising sink with space for washing machine, views from 2 aspects, including stable door to side. There is also an adjoining cloakroom and doorway leading to the integral garage/workshop.

On the first floor there is a landing with airing cupboard housing the factory lagged copper cylinder with immersion heater. There are 3 double bedrooms, the main bedroom enjoying 2 windows to the southern aspect together with fitted cupboard with shelving and trap access to roof void. Bedroom 2 is approached through an inner landing area, which could also be a dressing area or study, with window to side. This bedroom, again, enjoys views from 2 aspects together with trap access to roof void. The 3rd bedroom enjoys views to the south. Shower room comprising large walk-in shower, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and part tiled walls.

OUTSIDE

To the side of the property a pair of 5-bar timber gates lead to a concrete driveway providing parking for 2/3 cars. Access to the integral garage/workshop approached through electric roller doors and connected with power and light, together with a concrete floor, water tap and window to side. From the driveway a gravel pathway leads around to the front of the property. To the far side is a concealed oil tank together with cold water tap and to the rear of the property a paved patio/sun terrace. A concrete path leads down the garden, which is lawned on either side and is protected by mature hedging giving much privacy. A path leads to a useful stone outbuilding with concrete floor together with 2 doors and adjacent is a useful timber studio/summer house, which is connected with power and light and with a veranda to front. The gardens continue further and include orchard area and in total extend to just over half an acre.

SERVICES

Mains water and electricity are connected. Private drainage. Oil-fired central heating.

VIEWINGS

Strictly by appointment through the vendor s selling agents, Stags Yeovil Office

Tel: 01935 475000

DIRECTIONS

From Yeovil head east on the A303 towards London. Having passed Wincanton on your left-hand side continue for a further 1 miles and at Tinker s Hill turn left, signposted Wincanton Racecourse. At the T junction turn left along the B3081 passing The Hunter s Lodge Inn on your right hand side and shortly afterwards the property will be seen on the right hand side on the corner of a no through lane and clearly identified by our for sale board.

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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