2 Bedroom Semi-Detached House For Sale
A charming cottage located in an idyllic setting offering scope for improvement and boasting a stunning100m garden. To be sold via Informal Tender. All bids to be recieved by 12 noon on Thursday 21st July 2022.
Located in the idyllic village of Fonthill Gifford and less than a mile from both the
renowned Beckford Arms and the village of Hindon which boasts amenities including
a primary school, shop, church and pubs. The property is ideally situated and offers
prospective buyers huge scope to further improve and develop, subject to necessary
planning consents (stpp). Currently the cottage provides accommodation over two
floors, the ground floor includes an entrance hall with stairs, a galley kitchen with door
to the rear garden and a spacious and dual aspect sitting room with wood burning
stove with a back boiler that provides heating to radiators around the property. Upstairs,
the landing is comparatively spacious and provides storage cupboards and an airing
cupboard as well as access to the bathroom and two bedrooms the master including
a charming Victorian fireplace.
Fonthill Gifford is a pretty village at the heart of the Nadder Valley surrounded by picturesque Wiltshire countryside. The village is home to the renowned Beckford Arms Hotel and local services are close by in Tisbury, a thriving village with a good range of shops, a doctors, dentist and cafes. A wider range of services and amenities are a short drive away in Salisbury or Shaftesbury to the South. The immediate area offers some of the best opportunities for riding, cycling and walking, shooting and fishing. There are rugby, football, tennis and golf clubs nearby and it is less than an hours drive south to the coast. There is an excellent selection of private and state schools nearby including Sandroyd, Port Regis and Clayesmore. Transport links are excellent with easy access onto the A303/M3 and Tisbury offers a mainline railway station with services to London Waterloo.
To the front of the cottage is a small un-fenced shingle garden. To the side of the property is tandem parking for a handful of cars. A wooden five bar gate encloses the rear garden from the driveway and rear access to the property is via the kitchen door. The garden is substantial, stretching 100m in all, and split over different levels. Predominantly laid to lawn and planted with an abundance of mature shrubs, trees and bushes, the garden also includes a large workshop located centrally with an additional area of hard standing adjacent from a former outbuilding. The garden is overgrown however it offers a superb space for prospective buyers to improve.
Wiltshire Council Tax Band C
Mains water and electricity are connected to the property. Drainage is provided via a shared septic tank.
From the village of Hindon, just south of the A303 continue down the High Street, passing the village hall on your right and up the hill onto Stops Hill. On entering the village, turn right after the telephone box onto Stops Street and 137 will be found on your left.
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