A charming Grade II listed character cottage in the heart of the popular market town of Somerton.
The property has bags of character throughout and the accommodation includes an entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen and dining room, utility area, ground floor shower room, study area, two double bedrooms and a bathroom.
Outside there is free public off street parking and a courtyard garden with a view of the church.
Cranston Cottage is a handsome period property located right in the heart of this ever popular and ancient market town. The house has local Blue Lias stone elevations under a tiled roof.
The front door enters the entrance hall which has a staircase rising to the first floor and a doorway leading into the sitting room.
The sitting room has immense character with imposing ceiling beams, a window seat and a large inglenook fireplace.
At the rear of the cottage is the kitchen and dining room which is a lovely L-shaped room with plenty of room in which to dine and entertain. Within the dining area there are French doors leading out to the garden and a Victorian tiled fireplace. The kitchen has a gas fired Rayburn which provides hot water and central heated to the property. In addition there is a large Belfast sink and attractive wooden fitted units. The kitchen requires some redecoration works and new flooring which is a great opportunity to put your own stamp on the property.
Off the kitchen is a utility/ground floor shower room and above, accessed via a cast iron spiral staircase is a first floor study area.
A separate staircase leads to the main first floor where there are two double bedrooms and a family bathroom.
The bathroom has a beautiful free standing roll top bath, low level wc, basin and an airing cupboard. Like the kitchen, the bathroom also requires some minor cosmetic works.
To the rear of the property is a fully secure, walled courtyard garden with a great degree of privacy and a lovely view of the church. There is a gate which accesses a footpath beyond the garden wall and inside the courtyard is a stone garden store.
Parking is to the front of the property in public accessed off street parking which is unrestricted.
*Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed reserve price which is generally no more than 10% in excess of the starting bid, both the starting bid and reserve price can be subject to change. Terms and conditions apply to the auction, which is powered by IAM Sold.
This property is for sale by the Modern Method of Auction. Should you view, offer or bid on the property, your information will be shared with the Auctioneer, iamsold.
This method of auction requires both parties to complete the transaction within 56 days of the draft contract for sale being received by the buyers solicitor. This additional time allows buyers to proceed with mortgage finance (subject to lending criteria, affordability and survey).
The buyer is required to sign a reservation agreement and make payment of a non-refundable Reservation Fee. This being 4.2% of the purchase price including VAT, subject to a minimum of £6,000.00 including VAT. The Reservation Fee is paid in addition to purchase price and will be considered as part of the chargeable consideration for the property in the calculation for stamp duty liability.
Buyers will be required to go through an identification verification process with iamsold and provide proof of how the purchase would be funded.
This property has a Buyer Information Pack which is a collection of documents in relation to the property. The documents may not tell you everything you need to know about the property, so you are required to complete your own due diligence before bidding. A sample copy of the Reservation Agreement and terms and conditions are also contained within this pack.
The buyer will also make payment of £300.00 including VAT towards the preparation cost of the pack, where it has been provided by iamsold.
The property is subject to an undisclosed Reserve Price with both the Reserve Price and Starting Bid being subject to change.
The Partner Agent and Auctioneer may recommend the services of third parties to you. Whilst these services are recommended as it is believed they will be of benefit; you are under no obligation to use any of these services and you should always consider your options before services are accepted.
Where services are accepted the Auctioneer or Partner Agent may receive payment for the recommendation and you will be informed of any referral arrangement and payment prior to any services being taken by you.
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This property is sold subject to payment of a non-refundable reservation fee of 4.2% to a minimum of £6,000.00 including VAT.
Any successful purchaser will pay this to secure the sale. The reservation fee is in addition to the purchase price. Please take this into account when bidding.
A reservation fee is payable by the buyer only when the seller pays no fees to sell. As sellers pay no fees to sell, this is usually taken into account with a lower reserve price.
This property is being sold under the Modern Method of Auction, which requires the completion of the purchase to be within 56 days, although all reasonable endeavours must be made to exchange contracts within 28 days following the Draft Contract being received by the Buyer's Solicitor.
A non-refundable Reservation fee must be paid by the buyer within 2 hours following the conclusion of the auction or acceptance of an offer. This must be paid by cleared funds to the auctioneer who will issue an acknowledgement of reservation and purchase agreement in the 28 day period following the auction or the date of acceptance of the offer.
If the Buyer Information Pack has been produced and provided by iamsold any successful purchaser will be required to pay £300.00 (including VAT) towards the cost of the preparation of the pack. These can then be used by your solicitor to progress the sale.
There are no other fees or charges payable to the Auctioneer however, there are other costs to consider such as:
For further information or to speak to one of our team, please call 020 3096 0248.
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