Church Street, Henstridge, Templecombe, Somerset, BA8

Sold ££300,000

Key Features

About This Property

A charming two double bedroom character cottage with much loved and secure garden, garage and peaceful village location. EPC Band F.

Mons is believed to date back to the industrial revolution approximately 1790s to 1820s and has attractive double fronted stone elevations under a tiled roof. As you would expect the cottage has much charm and character with the benefit of modern features to include timber double glazed window casements and thermostatically controlled German electric heating. Internally the accommodation benefits from an array of beautiful features to include box bay seating, inglenook and ornate fireplaces and exposed alcoves. The ground floor accommodation is accessed via a welcoming front porch way with entrance hall providing access to the well proportioned front reception rooms enjoying a wonderful outlook towards the village church. At the heart of the sitting room is an attractive inglenook fireplace with stone hearth, mantle and wood burner inset. The sitting room has a charming box bay seat with outlook towards the village church, exposed alcoves and understairs storage. The second reception room is being utilised as a dining room, again with front village outlook and focal ornate cast iron fireplace, stone hearth and box bay seating. Accessed via the sitting room, the fitted kitchen has been recently updated with a farmhouse style kitchen complete with a comprehensive range of base and wall units, solid oak work tops, Belfast sink, eye level Bosch double electric oven and grill, separate four ring hob, extractor over, tasteful tiled splash backs and engineered oak flooring.   A rear lobby houses additional storage with pantry and cupboard housing plumbing for washing machine with the ground floor being completed with a bathroom comprising wood panelled bath, separate walk-in shower, vanity sink unit and WC. Stairs to the first floor provide access to two excellent double bedrooms, both benefiting from fitted wardrobes.
The first floor is completed with a useful cloakroom, this area could easily be extended to create en-suite facilities if so desired.

Mons lies to the centre of the Somerset village of Henstridge which lies a short motoring distance to the east of the historic Abbey town of Sherborne. The village has a church, a post office/store, two public houses and a primary school to its centre and local services found nearby at Stalbridge where there is the renowned Dike's supermarket and a range of local shops. Both Sherborne and Yeovil lie within comfortable motoring distance providing between them an excellent range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities.   Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area while the region is well known for both its public and privately funded schooling. Communication links are good with a main line station at Templecombe linking with London Waterloo while road links are along the A303 joined at Wincanton.

The property is situated within a pleasant conservation area having the village church opposite and parking availability. The front of the property includes a small front garden with dwarf stone wall and path to the front of the property. A shared vehicular driveway is located to the side of the property providing access to the useful garage and private rear garden. The garage has tastefully fitted timber double doors with power light and additional first floor storage. The compact rear garden is a beautiful sun trap with paved terrace, level lawn and manicured shrub and floral borders. It is complete with a shed having power and light and pedestrian gateway leading to the front of the property.

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