Riding Gate, Wincanton


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  • 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


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.


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.


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.


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.


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


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

Tel: 01935 475000


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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