Green Drove, Fovant
Property SummaryA delightful, rural cottage offering stunning views of the Fovant Badges as well as classically presented accommodation complete with period features.
The semi-rural village of Fovant is located between Salisbury and Shaftesbury in the Nadder Valley and is home to the prestigious WW1 Military Badges carved into the Chalk Down below Chiselbury Ring, an Iron Age Fort.
The village boasts a well stocked shop that also offers post office facilities, the church of St. George, the cosy Greater Good Pub, a thriving village hall, as well as a brilliant Doctors surgery and traditional village garage.
Fovant is ideally placed for stunning countryside walks in all directions so that the views of the ever popular undulating Nadder Valley can be enjoyed.
Tisbury is but a short drive away and is the largest village in Wiltshire’s Nadder Valley. Tisbury benefits from a railway station which is on the main line between Exeter and London Waterloo as well as an excellent range of amenities, including a fishmonger, butcher, coffee shop, delicatessen and a florist. There is also a post office, a gallery and art centre, a doctors’ surgery, a dentist, a leisure centre, a recreation ground and there are several local community groups.
Hope Cottage is a simply charming, stone property that is presented in excellent order, offering attractively presented accommodation and wonderful countryside views.
Internally is a kitchen/breakfast room, cosy sitting room complete with multi-fuel stove, rear hall, three brilliantly sized bedrooms the master benefitting from a wonderful view of the Fovant Badges and neighbouring countryside, and a bathroom.
Just a short distance from the parking area, through a timber gate is a spacious and private paved courtyard that has been updated by the current owners to provide a stunning outside space. In addition, at the front of the cottage is the utility room, wood store and an outside tap.
At the rear is a excellently sized patio area ideal for BBQ's and entertaining. Beyond this is the garden which is mainly laid to lawn with gravel boarders for ease of maintenance. The garden also delivers a number of soft fruit trees including pear and quince as well as crab apple.
At the very rear of the garden are raised vegetable beds, a greenhouse and a timber shed.
The rear garden is predominantly south facing, enclosed to all sides with a mixture of fencing and hedging, of a private nature and offers a simply beautiful view of the Fovant Badges.
The house is connected to mains water, drainage and electricity. The heating system in the form of very efficient and economical 'Quantum' electric radiators. In addition, there is a multi-fuel stove in the sitting room.
Wiltshire Council, Band B.
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