CHESTNUT COTTAGE, BOURTON, GILLINGHAM, SP8 5BJ
An attractive and well located three bedroom detached home in the centre of the popular village of Bourton, between Wincanton and Gillingham.
Chestnut Cottage has well presented accommodation including a porch, sitting room, kitchen & dining room, three double bedrooms and a family bathroom.
Outside there is a good sized and fully enclosed rear garden, parking and a detached garage.
Pets considered. Long term let.
About the area
Bourton is a small rural village in North Dorset, close to the National Trust Stourhead Gardens. It is a popular and active village with a primary school, doctors surgery, well regarded pub/restaurant, parish church, village hall and a petrol station/shop/post office. The towns of Wincanton and Gillingham are also close by with a wide range of amenities including supermarkets: Gillingham - Waitrose, Aldi, Ldl and Asda and Wincanton- Morrisons and Lidl.
There are highly regarded primary, nursery, State and Independent Schools in the area including: Hazelgrove in Sparkford, Millfield in Glastonbury and Street and Kings, Sexeys and Bruton School for Girls in Bruton.
There are mainline railway stations in Gillingham and Castle Cary with regular services to London Waterloo and Paddington respectively.
Entering the front door is an entrance hall which has a staircase rising the the first floor and access in both the kitchen/dining room and the sitting room. Beneath the stairs is a cupboard for storage and another door opens into the cloakroom.
The sitting room to the right is light and bright thanks to the dual aspect with french doors leading out to the garden. In addition there is an open fireplace with painted wooden surround and ceiling beams.
The kitchen & dining room is a lovely family oriented room enjoying a dual aspect. There are plenty of cupboards and drawers with wood effect worktops above. There is a one and a half bowl sink and there are spaces for a fridge, oven and washing machine. A door from the kitchen leads directly outside.
Leading upstairs are three bedrooms and a family bathroom. All three rooms are double in size with the master comfortably the largest and enjoying a splendid view over the garden. Within the well appointed family bathroom is a bath with overhead shower, basin, w/c and white wall tiles. Off the landing is an airing cupboard.
The gardens at Chestnut Cottage are laid to lawn with surrounding flower borders and a sunny seating area. They are all fully enclosed which is great for pets and giving good privacy. A path leads from the village road into the garden for easy pedestrian access.
There is a single garage with up and over door and a driveway providing parking for two cars in front.
Mains water, drainage and electricity. Oil fired central heating.
From Wincanton head East out of the town on Bayford Hill. Continue into Bourton after around 2 miles. The house is located on the right hand side, 50 yards after passing the school.
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