Broughton

£350,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
Introduction

Boasting a central village location in the sought after village of Broughton is this most charming three bedroom Victorian home converted 12 years ago from a former corner shop in the 1870's, offers an opportunity to experience the wonderful community spirit of Broughton. This delightful home retains much of the original character associated with its era and has been sympathetically improved by our client featuring reconditioned sash windows with the accommodation being particularly sizeable comprising a generous sitting room with feature tall window and three bedrooms. The low maintenance courtyard style gardens are accessed from the kitchen coupled with parking in front of the property, untypical of character homes in the heart of the village. Broughton is well provided for in village amenities and is situated near to Stockbridge market town boasting boutique shopping and with convenient access to Salisbury, Romsey and Winchester. This sizeable home is ideal for entertaining.

Description

The wooden front door leads to the entrance hallway which is extensive whilst enjoying high ceilings and abundant light due to two large restored sash windows and provides access to the principal rooms. The large dining kitchen is centred upon a feature fireplace with inset wood burning stove and is fitted with cottage style cream coloured eye and base level units and complementary wooden worktops with Strata one and half ceramic sink. The electric cooker will remain and there is space for a slimline dishwasher and American style fridge freezer with ample room for a family dining suite in addition to a desk or bureau for home working. The kitchen is supplemented by a small utility room with space and plumbing for washing machine dryer. A small vestibule accesses the cloakroom and there is a separate door to the courtyard garden. The sitting room features large original shop windows flooding it with light and under stairs storage cupboard. The first floor landing provides access to three generous bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes with the principal bedroom featuring an ensuite shower room comprising a corner shower cubicle with electric Aqualisa shower, low level W/C, wash hand basin, chrome heated towel rail, large vanity cupboard and cosy underfloor heating. Bedroom two and three are served by the family bathroom also with underfloor heating and access to the large loft which features a ladder and is partly boarded.

Outside

There is off street for one vehicle and a side pedestrian wooden gate leads to the charming courtyard garden which is brick paved with room for a small table and chairs, ideal for alfresco dining, a large wood store and outside tap.

Location

The Old Corner Shop is situated on the high street and within easy walking distance of the valued amenities that Broughton has to offer including a village store, public houses, primary school, doctor's surgery, church and active village hall. The boutique town of Stockbridge with more extensive amenities is just 3 miles to the East. The area is renowned for its leisure pursuits with an abundance of adjacent footpaths leading directly onto the protected chalk downland.

Agent Note

A rare opportunity to acquire a large character home with small outside space within the centre of a popular Test Valley village. The property benefits from electric storage heating and mains drainage. The village of Broughton features Virgin fibre broadband. The vendor has advised the property is currently Council Tax band D.

Directions

From Stockbridge, take the A30 towards Salisbury and turn left, signposted Broughton. Upon entering the village procced on to the High Street and the property can be found on the right hand side.

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Charles Powell

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