2 Bedroom Semi-Detached House for sale in Back Lane, Wickwar
Boasting a sunny south-facing aspect, a charming characterful semi-detached 2 bedroom period cottage discreetly hidden away in the very heart of Wickwar
- Semi-Detached Period Cottage
- Charming Character Accommodation
- Discreet private position
- Ideal Second Home
- 2 Receptions
- Modern Bathroom
- Country Style Kitchen/Dining Room
- 2 Bedrooms
- Low Maintenance South-Facing Garden
- Village Centre Location
DESCRIPTION This charming semi-detached period cottage is privately tucked away in the heart of Wickwar just a short level walk to the High Street. The cottage is believed to be one of the oldest within the village dating over 300 years old and displays a wealth of character including exposed timber beams, panelling and traditional stone fireplaces. The characterful accommodation and discreet position makes this property an ideal second home investment as well as a primary residence in this popular village. Externally, the cottage and accompanying front garden are south-facing. The courtyard style garden is laid for easy maintenance with flower beds and patio creating the perfect sun terrace for alfresco dining. The accommodation spans over two floors extending in all to just over 1,000 sq.ft. The ground floor layout comprises two reception rooms both with exposed brick and stone fireplaces. The country style kitchen/dining room is entered through a stable door and features flagstone flooring, cream units beneath timber worktops, and a woodburning stove. Stairs lead up to the first floor which includes two bedrooms and bathroom. The stylish modern bathroom is well-fitted with a bath and large shower unit alongside ample built-in storage. The bedrooms enjoy a charming outlook across the neighbouring gardens. On street parking is located on the High Street.
SITUATION Wickwar is an excellent village superbly located for easy access to many facilities and road networks whilst enjoying a rural setting amongst beautiful South Gloucestershire countryside. The village is arranged around its attractive broad High Street with The Buthay Inn pub/restaurant, two churches and a coffee shop. The village has an excellent sense of community and is ideal for families with the popular Alexander Hosea Primary School situated within easy walking distance to the property, there is also a pre-school, youth club, after-school club and various baby and toddler groups available. There is a newly refurbished playpark and grounds as well as a community orchard which allows locals to pick their own fruit. In addition, there is a football pitch and cricket grounds on the western side of the village with a range of clubs organised within the village. Wickwar is situated 4 miles equidistance between the market towns of Wotton-under-Edge and Chipping Sodbury which both have a broad range of amenities whilst the larger town of Yate, also 4 miles away, has a train line for railway networks. The M5 is only a 10 minute drive away offering an easy commute to Gloucester, Cheltenham, Bristol, Bath and the M4 to both London and Wales. The village boasts many pleasant walking routes around the surrounding countryside with the nearby Little Avon River and Hawkesbury Common beyond.
TENURE & SERVICES We understand the property is Freehold with gas fired central heating through a combi boiler, mains drains, water and electricity. The cottage is not listed and benefits from newly upgraded PVC windows.