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High Street, Langton Matravers, Dorset, 3 Bed House - Detached  For Sale

Guide Price £535,000

Property Information

  • 2 Reception Rooms
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms

Property Reference 3656

Register Interest
A detached Grade II Listed character house in a semi-rural location on the outskirts of Langton Matravers. Long house origins dating back to the 17th Century. Extended and updated by the current owner the property offers a wealth of character including an Inglenook fireplace. Good sized plot with rural and some sea views. 3 bedrooms, 2 reception rooms.

    SITUATION:

    Occupying a good sized plot in a semi-rural location on the western outskirts of the village of Langton Matravers, adjoining open farmland. Langton Matravers has local amenities and a school and the village itself is approximately two miles to the west of the seaside town of Swanage.

    DESCRIPTION:

    A Grade II Listed property described in the ‘Listing Text’ at the date of Listing (13/12/1984) as a detached cottage probably of 17th Century origin, extended in the 18th Century, and reputedly of long-house origin. Renovated and adapted by the current owner over a period of time the property is now two storey’s and is of stone construction with a wealth of character which includes exposed beams and a lounge with an Inglenook fireplace, solid fuel burning stove and a flag-stone floor. There are National Trust covenants in place which do not allow for the building of an additional dwelling on the land but we understand further extension is a possibility, subject to obtaining the necessary approvals.

    ACCOMMODATION:

    Covered entrance porch. Door to:

    KITCHEN (S & N):

    (4.34m) x (3.4m). ((14'2") x (11'1").)
    Flagstone floor, radiator, single drainer sink unit with mixer tap and work surfaces with drawers, cupboards, dishwasher and washing machine under, gas cooker, gas boiler, tiled splash backs, matching wall cupboards, exposed ceiling beams. Door to rear garden.

    BATHROOM/W.C (N):

    Corner bath with mixer tap/shower attachment, low level w.c., wash basin, fully tiled walls, extractor unit.

    LOUNGE (S):

    (4.85m) x (4.56m) plus door well. ((15'10") x (14'
    Inglenook fireplace with bread oven, stone hearth and surround, flag stone floor, 2 radiators, TV aerial point, central heating thermostat, exposed beams. Door to:

    RECEPTION ROOM 2 (S & N):

    (4.89m) x (2.71m). ((16'0") x (8'10"). )
    Corner brick fireplace, radiator, stripped wood floor, beamed ceiling, doors to both front and rear gardens, rural views.

    FIRST FLOOR

    LANDING (N):

    Beamed and sloping ceiling, hill views, recess with opaque glazed screens providing space for:

    BEDROOM 3:

    (3.26m) x (2.6m). ((10'8") x (8'6"). )
    Sloping ceiling, radiator.

    BEDROOM 2 (W):

    (3.7m) x (2.7m). ((12'1") x (8'10"). )
    Beamed and sloping ceilings, radiator, rural views.

    BEDROOM 1 (E):

    (4.4m) x (3.6m). ((14'5") x (11'9"). )
    Beamed & sloping ceiling, 2 radiators, sea & rural views.

    OUTSIDE:

    Good sized grounds surround the property with the majority of the garden to the east of the property.

    SERVICES:

    All main services are connected. N.B. Any services or appliances mentioned above have not been tested by Miles & Son.

    COUNCIL TAX:

    Band D: £1821.38 payable for 2017/18 (excluding discounts).

    POINTS OF INTEREST - INTERNET LINKS

    http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/101120309-jasper-cottage-langton-matravers#.WMqGM39mR6-

    http://www.british-history.ac.uk/rchme/dorset/vol2/pp140-144 (Scroll down to entry 32)

    VIEWING:

    By appointment only please, with the Agents MILES & SON. Our office is open Monday-Friday 9.00am-5.30 pm and Saturday 9.00am-4pm April-October inclusive, 9.00am-12.30 pm at other times. Lunchtimes included.

    THE PROPERTY MISDESCRIPTION ACT 1991:

    These particulars have been prepared to the best of our knowledge and belief in accordance with the Act and they shall not constitute an offer or the basis of any contract. Our inspection of the property was purely to prepare these particulars and no form of survey, structural or otherwise was carried out. Defects and/or other matters may be revealed on a survey carried out on your instructions. Room measurements, taken in accordance with the RICS recommended practice, to the nearest three inches. Site measurements where given, are approximate and intended only as a guide as obstacles may well have prevented accuracy. An appointment to view should be made and all negotiations conducted through Miles & Son.

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    High Street, Langton Matravers, Dorset

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    Railway House, 2 Rempstone Road,
    Swanage,
    Dorset. BH19 1DW

    Tel: 01929 423 333
    Email: enquiries@milesandson.co.uk