3 bed cottage for sale in Castle Street, Stoke-Sub-Hamdon (ref: 12075753)


Key Features

  • Offered with No Onward Chain
  • First Time to Market in 60 Years
  • Thought to be the original builders own cottage, built to a slightly higher specification and size
  • In need of cosmetic updating, perfectly liveable, allowing you time to personalise

Virtual Tour

This charming End of Terrace Hamstone Cottage is a unique gem with a rich history. Believed to have been owned by the original builder of this row of cottages, it boasts a slightly larger and wider layout compared to the standard cottages in the area. Offered to the market for the first time in 60 years, this home presents a fantastic opportunity. It features spacious living areas with three bedrooms, including an exceptionally large master bedroom and a generously sized second double bedroom. Also on this floor is a third bedroom and the benefit of a large bathroom with separate bath and separate shower cubicle. While some cosmetic updates are recommended, the property is perfectly livable as is, allowing the new owner to take their time and renovate to their preference.

Approach - This home sits in an elevated position with a set of 5 steps leading up to the front garden and pathway to the entrance. Inside, the entrance door opens to a welcoming hall with stairs to the rear and access to the main living space.

Ground Floor - The sitting room has been cleverly opened up over the years, creating a spacious and well-lit area with large windows at both the front and rear. A fireplace with a gas fire and back boiler adds character, and there's convenient storage under the stairs. To the rear, a door leads to the roomy kitchen, which has also been expanded by incorporating what was originally thought to be a small workshop to the rear. This space is flooded with natural light from three side windows and double-glazed French doors that open to the rear garden. It easily accommodates a dining area, perfect for enjoying the morning sun as it rises over Ham Hill.

First Floor - Here you'll find a large, full-width front bedroom with two large windows, providing a bright and airy atmosphere. The second bedroom is a comfortable double with fitted wardrobes. A side window on the landing adds extra natural light, and there's a generous storage cupboard in this area. To the rear of the property is the 3rd bedroom and to the rear is the spacious family bathroom featuring a separate bath and shower cubicle.

Garden - The rear garden is enclosed and offers a very pleasant outlook with a Southerly aspect. It features an initial flagstone patio area and has steps leading up to the upper garden. There's also a side access gate for convenience, although its important to note that there is no right of way access for neighbours through your garden.

Additional Information - Offered with No Onward Chain. First Time on Market in 60 Years The property is believed to have been built in 1884. Mains Gas and Drainage. Many of these properties have been extended upwards with a large loft ideal for conversion.

Stamp Duty Due

Based on a sale price of £300,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:


Last updated: The calculator has been updated to reflect changes in stamp duty following the Mini Budget on 23rd September 2022.

* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.

Further Details

  • Status: Available
  • Reference: 12075753