Town/City: Castle Cary
Postcode: BA7 7BH
Sale Type: Under Offer
Guide Price £200,000 - £225,000.
This is a rare and wonderful opportunity to purchase and renovate what was formerly two cottages in the heart of the delightful and charming town of Castle Cary. Most recently used as offices this property offers the choice of creating a four-bedroom family home with planning permission in place or the possibility of returning it to the original two cottages, this would be subject to an amended planning application. The garden, currently laid to terrace and lawn, could easily function for either development.
Castle Cary is a bustling town with many attractive and historic buildings including its 19th century Market house and the 18th century Roundhouse. The main street offers an abundance of individual shops, cafes, restaurants and delicatessens. Market day falls on a Tuesday where fish, organic vegetables and homemade breads are sold on the cobbles in front of the Market House.
Large supermarkets are located in the towns of Wincanton and Shepton Mallet which are both a short drive away and the fashionable town of Bruton is also very close by. Bruton is a popular town in the heart of the Somerset countryside. It has several well-known restaurants, pubs and bars including “At the Chapel” and “The Roth Bar” at the world-renowned Hauser & Wirth Gallery. The town also has a doctors surgery, pharmacy, vet, post office, several mini supermarkets, fuel station and numerous independent shops.
Castle Cary has a primary school and Ansford secondary school There are excellent local independent schools nearby including King’s School Bruton, Bruton School for Girls and also the state owned boarding school - Sexey's and in close proximity are Millfield, Hazelgrove and All Hallows prep schools. For further shopping and recreational activities Frome, Bath, Bristol, Wells, Salisbury and Wells are all within easy driving distance.
The A303 a few miles south provides a direct route to London via the M3 and there is a mainline rail service from Castle Cary to London Paddington (under 2 hours) and also the new train to Waterloo. Airports in Bristol and Exeter offer connections within the UK, Europe and beyond.
Mains Gas, electricity and mains drainage.
Viewings by appointment only
Please note that all areas, measurements and distances in these details are approximate and the text, photos and floor plans are for general guidance only. Prospective purchasers are advised to inspect the property themselves and Lodestone Property cannot guarantee any matters relating to planning permission. No fixtures, fittings or apparatus has been tested and any furniture and fixings not itemised in these particulars may be removed by the vendors.
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- Former offices with planning to residential.
- Potential 4 bedroom, 3 reception layout.
- Potential to change back to two, two bed cottages - subject to planning.
- Enclosed garden. Central location.
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