Prospect Place, High Street, Stockbridge So20
An attractive mid terrace period cottage, completely redecorated but offering scope for further improvement, quietly situated in a tucked away position behind the High Street together with a handful of other properties
A mid terrace period cottage, one of just four, constructed of attractive brick/flint/smooth rendered elevations beneath a slate roof with mainly UPVC double glazed windows. The compact accommodation comprises a sitting room with log burning stove and kitchen with space for a small dining table. To the first floor there are two bedrooms and a bathroom. Outside there is a well enclosed garden to the front of the cottage which is mainly laid to lawn. There is also a small area of freehold land to the side of the path leading to the terrace from the High Street. Each of the three cottages have the benefit of this land which offers space to erect a shed or create a raised vegetable bed.
The property is situated along a private gated pathway, set well back from the High Street and close The Common providing walks next to the River Test, and yet also within a short level walk of all local amenities. Stockbridge offers a broad variety of independent shops, a Post Office, hotels and bars, tea rooms/restaurants, churches, a doctors’ surgery and primary and secondary schools. The cathedral cities of Salisbury and Winchester and the abbey town of Romsey are all within a twenty minute drive, and the A303 is close at hand allowing convenient access to London and the West Country. There are also mainline railway stations in Winchester and Andover (both about fifteen minutes’ drive away) as well as Grateley (about ten minutes’ drive) with fast trains to Waterloo.
ENTRANCE PORCH Slate roof supported by exposed gallows brackets. Painted panelled door leads into:
KITCHEN / DINING ROOM Sink unit with mixer tap and drainer. Work surfaces mainly with tiled splash back. Range of high and low level cupboards and drawers. Under-counter oven with grill, four ring hob with extractor fan and light above. Recess and plumbing for washing machine. Space for upright fridge/freezer to side of chimney breast, shelf above. Open fireplace (not in use). Cupboard housing meter/fuse box. Vinyl flooring. Small window to rear aspect. Large window to front aspect overlooking main area of garden. Two pendant light points. Pine door with pine panelling to side concealing turning staircase rising to first floor with low door into a shelved under-stair storage cupboard. Ledged and braced latch pine door into:
SITTING ROOM Open fireplace housing a small log burning stove on brick hearth with exposed timber above. Window to front aspect overlooking the main area of garden.
L-SHAPED CENTRAL LANDING Window to rear aspect with view toward a carrier of the River Test. Small access into loft storage space. Pendant ceiling light point. Doors to bedrooms and shower room.
BEDROOM ONE (Double bedroom) Window to front aspect. Pendant ceiling light point.
BEDROOM TWO (Small double bedroom) Window to front aspect. Pendant ceiling light point. High pine door into deep cupboard extending over stairwell housing lagged copper cylinder with fitted immersion, storage area beneath.
SHOWER ROOM White suite comprising pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back, strip light/shaver socket and mirror fronted cabinet above. Low level WC. Corner glass/tiled enclosure housing Mira Zest electric shower. Vinyl flooring. Ceiling light point.
Gated access off the High Street onto a tarmacadam path narrowing to a gravelled walkway leading to the cottage.
THE GARDEN Rosemary borders to either side of path leading to front entrance porch dividing the front and main area of garden which is level and laid to two areas of lawn with flower borders, well screened to one side by high walling and to the other by mixed hedging.
Mains water, electricity and drainage. Note: No household services or appliances have been tested and no guarantees can be given by Evans & Partridge.
From our office turn right and proceed for a short distant along the High Street where double wrought iron gates will be seen to the left hand side of The Old Cottage with pathway leading to the cottage at the rear.
VIEWING STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT WITH EVANS & PARTRIDGE
Tel. 01264 810702
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