Grade II Listed mid-terrace cottage conveniently situated in a Conservation Area, approximately half a mile from Swanage beach and the town centre and some 500 metres from the Townsend Nature Reserve. Offering well-presented, spacious family accommodation with some views of the Purbeck Hills in the distance. Living Room, Dining Hall, Kitchen, 4 Bedrooms, Bathroom, Garden. Ref: HIG1460
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197a High Street is a Grade II Listed mid-terrace cottage conveniently situated in a Conservation Area, approximately half a mile from Swanage beach and the town centre and some 500 metres from the Townsend Nature Reserve. Thought to date back to the 19th Century, it has attractive elevations of natural Purbeck stone and has been extended over time.
Offering well-presented, spacious family accommodation arranged over three floors, the property has an easily maintained South facing garden at the rear and some views of the Purbeck Hills in the distance.
The seaside resort of Swanage lies at the eastern tip of the Isle of Purbeck, delightfully situated between the Purbeck Hills. To the South is the Durlston Country Park renowned for being the gateway to the Jurassic Coast. The market town of Wareham is some 9 miles distant, with main line rail link to London Waterloo (2.5 hours).
The L-shaped entrance leads through to the dining hall with wood stripped flooring and door to the South facing garden. At the front of the property is the large living room with twin windows, open Purbeck stone fireplace and wood stripped flooring. The kitchen is fitted with a range of light coloured units with contrasting worktops and flagstone flooring.
Living Room 4.18m x 4.13m (13’9" x 13’7") Dining Hall 4.5m x 2.33m (14’9" x 7’8") Kitchen 3.14m x 2.42m (10’4" x 7’11")
On the first floor there are two bedrooms, the master is particularly spacious with twin windows to the front giving some views to the Purbeck Hills in the distance. Bedroom two is South facing with feature wood panelling and wood stripped flooring. The split level bathroom is fitted with a white suite including bath with shower over.
Bedroom 1 4.21m x 4m (13’1" x 13’1") Bedroom 2 2.52m x 2.43m (8’3" x 8′) Bathroom 2.42m x 1.67m plus 2.13m x 1.67m (7’11" x 5’6" plus 7′ x 5’6")
The top floor comprises two spacious inter-connecting bedrooms, each with beamed sloping ceiling and views across to the Purbeck Hills in the distance.
Bedroom 3 3.66m x 3.63m (12′ x 11’11") Bedroom 4 3.66m x 3.51m (12′ x 11’6")
Outside, the enclosed front garden is laid to gravel with Purbeck stone detail and birdbath. At the rear the South facing garden is tiered with small flight of steps leading to a Purbeck stone terrace. There is pedestrian access from the rear to Manwell Lane.
SERVICES All mains services connected.
COUNCIL TAX Band B
VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment only through Sole Agents Corbens, 01929 422284. Postcode BH19 2NF.
Property Ref: HIG1460
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