King's Somborne

£320,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 2
Introduction

An exquisite detached Grade 2 listed thatched cottage believed to date back to the 17th century, retaining many of the period features associated with its era including exposed wall, ceiling beams and Inglenook fireplace with accompanying wood burning stove and of Cob construction.

September Cottage is a stunning character home, rich in original charm, beautifully quaint yet practical within a generous plot backing onto private paddock land providing countryside views and parking for a vehicle on the driveway.

Situated in the quintessential Test Valley village of King's Somborne, within walking distance of its traditional public house, local stores and active village hall, this is a rare gem allowing the perfect opportunity to experience village life.

Description

Upon entering September Cottage via the wooden door into the entrance porch, the enchanting character of this home is immediately apparent with the original wooden door and architraves and opening into the sizeable sitting room centred upon the imposing Inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove inset and exposed ceiling and wall timbers. The inner hall is welcoming and spacious enough to host a study desk and hosting the staircase with understairs storage recess.

The inner hall provides access to the kitchen which is well arranged with ample base level white cottage style units and complementary works surfaces. Integrated appliances include a electric oven and four ring ceramic hob, under counter fridge and Beko dishwasher. There is space and plumbing for further appliances over a ceramic tiled. The flooring flows through to the rear lobby with access to the side access and rear garden. In addition the family bathroom with wash hand basin, panel enclosed bath with shower screen and Triton electric shower over, low level eco flushing W/C,

The small landing reaches both bedrooms with the principal bedroom appreciating a dual aspect and ample space for a large double bedroom and wardrobes.

Outside

The property is approached from a brick paved driveway for one vehicle with a small lawn area which can provide another vehicle space if desired. A pedestrian wooden side gate leads to the sizeable gardens which are particularly private, the garden is predominantly lawned and features and insulated summer house and to the rear a wonderful backdrop of private paddock providing a superb rural outlook.

Location

King's Somborne is a delightful rural village, shrouded in countryside yet enjoying easy accessibility to Romsey, Winchester and its neighbouring boutique town of Stockbridge. Lying in the valley of the edge of the River Test, the village is perfect for picturesque walks and cycle rides. Village amenities include a post office, reputable local schooling, church, public house and village shop. The village hall is central to the vast array of activities within this strong local community.

Directions

From Romsey take the A3057 towards Stockbridge for approximately seven miles entering the village of King's Somborne. The property can be found on the left hand side opposite the access to the village recreation ground and denoted by our ‘For Sale' board.

Agents Notes

The property is listed and is fitted with gas central heating via propane gas cylinders and mains drainage. The rateable value is Band D.

Arrange viewing 01794 278128

Charles Powell

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