Rockbourne, Fordingbridge

Guide price

Bedrooms: 6
A charming pair of classic red-brick adjoining semi-detached cottages providing an exciting future opportunity to amalgamate and create a substantial period detached home. Set in glorious ground of approximately 0.6 acres in the sought-after village of Rockbourne.

A private driveway leads up from the village road to the property where there is parking for several vehicles. The attractive front and rear gardens are mostly laid to lawn and of a generous size, approximately two thirds of an acre. There are well stocked flower and shrub beds, a pond, a patio with pergola over and a summerhouse, as well as a brick built storage shed and additional wooden shed.

All told, there are 6 bedrooms, 4 reception rooms and 2 bathrooms. Currently arranged as 2x three bedroom semi-detached period cottages, with two reception rooms and naturally light accommodation. One of the properties is currently occupied by tenants with a regulated tenancy agreement which will provide an investment income. Under a Regulated Tenancy a Fair Rent is set on the property. The Fair Rent can be reviewed on a regular basis by request to the Rent Officer. Please contact Myddelton & Major on +44 (0)1722 337 575 for further details, including the rental income.

Once the current tenant of #1 vacates, it is thought there will be an exciting opportunity to merge both properties into a c.2,000 sq. ft detached family home. The property provides further scope to improve, extend or convert the loft space. All the aforementioned potential with this property is subject to the obtaining the necessary consents.

There is mains electricity, water, and telephone, with oil central heating and private drainage.

Rockbourne is a highly sought-after country village on the edge of the Cranbourne Chase and West Wiltshire Downs, designated an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village has a popular pub, a 12th Century church, a reputable primary school and an active village hall. The neighbouring village of Damerham has a primary school, post office and pub. The neighbouring market town of Fordingbridge and the Cathedral city of Salisbury with its mainline railway station (London Waterloo journey time approximately 90 minutes) are both a short drive away. The road links are also excellent, with easy access to the regional centres of Southampton, Bournemouth and Salisbury, all of which benefit from frequent rail services to London. The A354 is just 4 miles away and the M27 motorway (Junction 2) just under 15 miles, offering links to the further motorway network and beyond.

Council Tax Band: D (both properties)

Tenure: Freehold

01722 238120

Myddelton & Major

49 High Street, Salisbury

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