6 Bed Detached Period Cottage, Chilcompton

6 Bed Detached Period Cottage, Chilcompton
Listing ID: HPBA34HGTS-C
Garage: 2
February 22, 2015


Extended 6 bedroom detached period cottage, country style galley kitchen, snug/sitting room, day lounge, dining room/study, many character features, easily managed rear garden, garage and driveway parking. Vacant possession; in by Christmas if you are quick!

Situated at the lower end of the thriving and sought after village of Chilcompton, this charming detached cottage offers a host of period features and provides plenty of opportunity for further improvement. The property is approached via a shared driveway and has parking, a single garage and an easily managed garden space.

Accommodation comprises an attractive, light and airy garden/day room, cozy sitting room/snug with inglenook fireplace, galley style country kitchen/breakfast room, large hallway, separate dining room, ground floor bathroom, cloakroom/wc. The first floor is currently arranged with a total of six bedrooms and a cloakroom/wc. Each bedroom is equipped with either a vanity basin or built-in shower. We would suggest rearranging the first floor to capitalise on the available space; reconfiguring to create a master bedroom with full en-suite, fewer but larger bedrooms and also a family bathroom.


Porch; attractive pitched roof, part-glazed entrance lobby with space for temporarily hanging wet coats and shoes!

Entrance Hall; a good size space with exposed stone wall, access to dining room, lounge/snug and bathroom, and open staircase to first floor. Cupboard with oil central heating boiler (a gas supply has also been extended to the front of the property for future connection).

Dining Room, 11′ 6″ x 8′ 11″ (3.5m x 2.72m); situated to the front of the property, arranged as a traditional dining room but could equally be utilised as a home office space.

Sitting Room/Snug, 12′ 11″ x 12′ 6″ (3.95m x 3.82m); A great room to settle into for a cosy evening in front of the fire. Fireplace with oak beam over and fitted wood-burner with integrated back-burner (can be used to heat hot water), exposed stone wall with two attractively curved windows to front.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room, 22’ 6″ (max) x 7′ 5″ (max) (6.86m (max) x 2.26m (max)); a long galley style space with a country kitchen style, comprising pine wall and base units with tiled work-surface & splash-back, space for table & chairs, oil-fired Raeburn,,quarry tiled floor, plumbing for washing machine, Velux window to side.

Utility Room, 9′ 9″ x 4′ 6″ (2.96m x 1.36m); base & wall units, wash hand basin, quarry tiled floor, window and Velux window.

Garden/Day Room, 21′ 8″ (max) x 17′ 3″ (max) (6.61m (max) x 5.26m (max)); an attractive and bright room with large glazed aspect and part glazed/part tiled roof, glazed French Doors opening into rear garden, tiled floor, side windows and wood-burning stove. There is also access to a cloakroom with wc and basin.

Ground floor Bathroom, 8′ 9″ x 8′ 7″ (2.66m x 2.62m); white suite comprising enamelled bath, basin, low level wc, bidet, shower cubicle with Mira shower, part tiled, side aspect window.

Stairs from the Hallway lead to the first floor landing with exposed stone walls and onward to a total of six bedrooms of varying size.

Each of the Six Bedrooms is equipped with either a vanity basin or pedestal basin and one also has a shower cubicle. There is a separate wc. If required there is ample opportunity to redesign the first floor space with a view to creating a new Bathroom and at least one en-suite. Bedroom dimensions are detailed below:

Bedroom One, 12’11” (max) x 9’4” (max) (3.95m (max) x 2.84m (max)); front aspect window, built-in wardrobes

Bedroom Two, 13′ 2″ (max) x 8′ 8″ (to wardrobes) (4.02m (max) x 2.63m (to wardrobes)); front aspect window, built-in wardrobes
Bedroom Three 10′ 4″ (max) x 10′ 1″ (max) (3.16m (max) x 3.08m (max)); front aspect window, built-in wardrobes


Four, 10′ 7″ (max) x 8′ 2″ (max) (3.23m (max) x 2.48m (max)); rear aspect window


Five, 9′ 6″ (max) x 8′ 11″ (max) (2.88m (max) x 2.73m (max)); rear aspect window

Bedroom Six, 8’ 2″ x 5′ 2″ (2.48m x 1.58m); rear aspect window

Upstairs wc; window to rear, white low level wc, wash hand basin, tiled splashback,


There are easily maintained gardens to the side and rear surrounded by brand new timber fencing. The gardens comprise a small raised lawn, raised beds and a patio space suitable for bar-be-cues and relaxing. There is rear pedestrian access and a garden store suitable for cycle storage/garden equipment. Beyond the rear garden there is parking for an additional vehicle and a single garage with power and lighting. To the front there is a further gravelled driveway, landscaping and off road parking for at least three cars.

Oil fired Central Heating, although a gas supply has been brought to the front of the property for future commissioning. Mains electricity, water and drainage. Council tax band D.


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