West End, Sherborne St. John, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG24

Guide Price £700,000 | under offer

A delightful, refurbished detached cottage offering flexible accommodation with a self-contained ANNEXE. In all, there are 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 4 reception rooms, with a large eat-in kitchen, so either a large family home or a charming 3 bed cottage with 1 bed annexe.

  • Freehold
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • 3 Baths
  • House
  • Detached
  • Garden


A refurbished detached cottage situated on the edge of this popular village with self-contained annexe.

Dining hall, Drawing room, Study, Kitchen/breakfast room, Utility & Cloakroom, Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, 2 further bedrooms, Bathroom, Parking, Gardens.

Annexe: Sitting room, Kitchen, Bedroom with en-suite.

Basingstoke 3 miles

Basingstoke Station to London Waterloo from 45 minutes.


Sycamore Cottage, is located on the very edge of the village, yet still within walking distance of the centre of Sherborne St John, a popular village situated just to the North of Basingstoke. The village itself has a highly regarded Primary School, Church and Public House, whilst Basingstoke itself offers a far more extensive range of leisure, recreational and educational facilities. There is access to the M3 via Junction 6, and the mainline railway station in Basingstoke provides fast and frequent services to London Waterloo.

The Property

Sycamore Cottage is believed to date from the early 16th Century and has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment programme by the current owner. The cottage is situated on the very edge of the village, and offers vacant possession. The main accommodation comprises, dining hall with beamed ceiling, exposed brick floor and inglenook fireplace, separate double aspect drawing room with beams and large inglenook fireplace, comprehensively fitted kitchen/breakfast room with doors leading out onto the private rear terrace, sudy, utility & cloakroom. On the first floor there are further exposed beams and floorboards, master bedroom with fine views, triple built in wardrobes and recently installed en suite bathroom, two further bedrooms both with exposed beams, floorboards and storage cupboards, and recently refurbished family bathroom.

The Annexe is accessed via an internal door from the main house or from it's own front door. The accommodation comprises, sitting room, fitted kitchen, bedroom with en suite shower room.


To the front, a five bar gate opens into a shingle driveway in front of the annexe, to provide off road parking for 2 cars. A pathway leads to the front garden which is mainly laid to lawn with mature hedgerow, fruit trees and numerous flower and shrub borders with low retaining brick wall. To the rear there is a private block paved terrace fully enclosed by mature hedging and detached covered store.

Additional Information

Mains Water, Electricity, Private drainage, Oil Fired central heating.


Strictly by appointment through Carter Jonas on Basingstoke (01256) 473388


Leave Basingstoke in a Northerly direction along the A340 signposted to Aldermaston/Tadley. Proceed into the village of Sherborne St John passing the pond on your left and the turning to Monk Sherborne, take the next left onto the slip road where Sycamore Cottage will be seen as the last property on the left hand side.

EPC Rating F


01256 473388

26 London Street
Hampshire RG21 7PG