Old Basing, Basingstoke | £292,000


Charlton Grace are delighted to present to the market this charming late 19th century terraced cottage presented in immaculate order with an abundance of original character throughout, benefitting from two double bedrooms and a very large garden, situated in the very heart of Old Basing village. 

DESCRIPTION

 

Charlton Grace are delighted to present to the market this charming late 19th century terraced cottage presented in immaculate order with an abundance of original character throughout, benefitting from two double bedrooms and a very large garden, situated in the very heart of Old Basing village. There is also a cosy living room with open fireplace, a refitted kitchen/dining room, a separate breakfast room and a refitted shower room. The exceptionally large rear garden is a particular feature having been meticulously maintained by the current owner.

 

LOCATION

 

The cottage is beautifully positioned in the heart of Old Basing village, enjoying a quintessential picture postcard setting standing adjacent to St Marys Church and within easy access of village amenities, which include a convenience store and three pubs, as well as highly regarded infant and junior schools. The village has its own recreation ground (football, tennis, cricket, bowls and archery) a village hall as well as a wealth of history and is most famously known for the ruins of Basing House, a Tudor mansion sieged by Oliver Cromwell during the English Civil War. Basingstoke is just 2 miles away where there are extensive shopping and recreational facilities including the shops, bars and restaurants of Festival Place, Haymarket theatre, The Anvil concert hall, Waitrose and John Lewis At Home. There is a mainline railway station with service to London (Waterloo from 45 minutes) and the M3 motorway can be accessed at nearby junction 6.

 

GROUND FLOOR

 

Wooden front door to:

 

LIVING ROOM. 11'7" x 9'7" (3.53m x 2.92m) Front aspect double glazed window. Cast iron open fireplace with tiled slips and wooden surround/mantle. Radiator, TV points, phone point, wood laminate flooring.

 

INNER LOBBY. Stairs to first floor.

 

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM. 11'7" x 11'0" (3.53m x 3.35m) Rear aspect window. Re-fitted range of units at floor and eye level with work surfaces and tiled backs. Single drainer sink unit with mixer tap. Fitted oven and gas hob. Spaces and plumbing for washing machine and dishwasher, space for fridge/freezer, wood laminate flooring, radiator, central heating thermostat. 

 

BREAKFAST ROOM. 8'4" x 8'0" (2.54m x 2.44m) Rear aspect double glazed windows and French doors to the garden. Tiled flooring.

 

SHOWER ROOM. Refitted white suite comprising wash basin with mixer tap and cupboard under, tiled shower enclosure, low-level WC, tiled walls and flooring, chrome towel radiator.

 

FIRST FLOOR

 

MAIN BEDROOM. 11'5" x 11'0" (3.48m x 3.35m) Rear aspect double glazed window. Radiator.

BEDROOM TWO. 11'9" x 9'8" (3.58m x 2.95m) Front aspect double glazed window. Radiator, built in storage cupboard, further cupboard over stairs.

 

OUTSIDE

 

REAR GARDEN. Extending to about 100’ in length and beautifully tended with defined areas of patio, lawn, soft fruit trees, fish pond and water feature and pretty box hedgerows, all leading via a block paved pathway to the rear boundary where there is a raised wood deck and large shed with power. There are further outside power points adjoining the rear of the cottage with side access provided via a gate and neighbours right of way

Floorplan for Old Basing, Basingstoke