The Ramblers is situated in the heart of the village of Stoford which lies approximately 2 miles south of Yeovil. The village is centred on a village green with the pub located opposite. The adjoining village of Barwick which lies within the same parish has a primary school, church and recreational ground. The mainline railway station to London Waterloo and Exeter is within 0.3 miles of the property and the major town of Yeovil is within 2 miles where an excellent range of shopping, recreational and scholastic facilities can be found. Stoford is also located right on the Somerset/Dorset border and surrounded by wonderful countryside and is just a short drive from Sherborne.DESCRIPTION
The Ramblers comprises a three/four bedroom detached chalet bungalow constructed principally of Portland stone and contained beneath a tiled roof. It was built in the 1960's by a local builder with the first floor accommodation added approximately 30 years ago. Although the property is in need of some updating it occupies a good sized plot set within private gardens and with potential to reconfigure the accommodation as required subject to the necessary planning consents.ACCOMMODATION
Obscure glazed door leading into the entrance hall with night storage heater. Sitting room with an open tiled fireplace, recessed shelving and night storage heater. Adjoining is a good sized kitchen/dining room, the dining area benefitting from a window to side, night storage heater and storage cupboard. A step-down leads into the extended kitchen area comprising 1 ½ bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer taps over, adjoining worktop surrounds and a range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers. Space for washing machine, tumble dryer and cooker. Night storage heater, fine views over the garden and uPVC door to rear. The front bedroom enjoys a range of fitted bedroom furniture including wardrobes and dressing table together with various cupboards and drawers, with the rear bedroom also enjoying a range of fitted bedroom furniture including wardrobes and chest of drawers, together with night storage heater. The adjoining shower room has a large walk in shower, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Electric panel heater and towel rail, together with adjoining airing cupboard housing the factory lagged copper cylinder with immersion heater and slatted shelving.
At the far end of the hallway can be found the inner hall/study with a further selection of cupboards, window overlooking the front garden and staircase rising to the first floor, which is currently used as two bedrooms with inter-communicating door. The first bedroom enjoys a large Dormer window with views over the rear garden, together with eaves storage and a night storage heater. Doorway leads directly into the adjoining bedroom with a large Dormer window overlooking the rear garden, night storage heater and door to the attic room with electric light.OUTSIDE
The Ramblers is set well back off the quiet road, protected by a front hedge with a pair of wrought iron gates, hung from stone pillars with concrete driveway leading to the garage, approached through a metal up and over door and connected with power and light, together with shelving and window to side. Adjoining the driveway is an attractive garden which is well hedged, with pathway leading to the front door, lawned garden, attractive flower and shrub borders and a ornamental pond. To the side of the property is a pathway leading to the rear garden via a useful boot room which is connected with power and light.
A central path leads down through the garden with various lawned areas, selection of fruit trees and useful outbuildings including garden shed, potting shed and three greenhouses. The gardens are bounded by mature hedging providing much privacy.SERVICES
Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected.VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment with the vendor's selling agent Stags Yeovil office Tel: 01935 475000DIRECTIONS
From Hospital roundabout in Yeovil continue on the A30 towards Sherborne. At the bottom of the hill by Reckleford School take the right hand lane and cross back over to Sherborne Road. Follow the road around to the left onto Newton Road passing Yeovil Leisure Centre on your right hand side. Continue on this road for approximately 1 mile passing Yeovil Junction railway station and after a further third of a mile by the village green turn right into New Road. The Ramblers is the 2nd property on the right hand side.