Angers Lane, Fiddleford, Sturminster Newton
- Spacious Detached House
- Detached Double Garage with Planning Permission
- Former Kennels subject to Planning Application
- Cattery Unit and Stables
- Parking For Numerous Vehicles
- Gardens Surround the Whole Area
- Oil Fired Central Heating
- Rural Location and Views
- Potential For Home and Income
Property SummaryPotential for Home and Income -
Spacious Detached House set in this lovely rural location with far reaching views , detached double garage with planning permission to convert into a separate self contained property, former kennels which are subject to planning permission to convert into six self contained holiday cottages, former cattery unit and stables, parking and grounds surrounding.
DESCRIPTION * * EXCELLENT RESIDENTIAL & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY * *
Banbury Cross Cottage is quietly situated away from neighbours in a minor country lane with lovely rural views over the surrounding countryside on the edge of the small hamlet of Fiddleford. The main house has been well modernised and extended to provide a very comfortable home with accommodation arranged over two floors comprising on the ground floor of an enclosed entrance lobby, double aspect 28ft lounge / dining room with a stone fireplace having a feature woodburner, French doors to the garden, inner hall / dining area with brick fireplace surround, double aspect study / bedroom 4, a well appointed 24ft kitchen / breakfast room with an oil fired Stanley range, integrated ceramic hob, double oven and extractor. Rear hall way with doors to garden and garage, utility room with plumbing for dishwasher and washing machine and a shower room and separate WC complete the ground floor.
Upstairs there is a spacious landing currently used as a sitting room / bedroom 5 which lends itself to being divided, an inner landing gives access to 3 double bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes and a luxury bathroom incorporating a spa bath.
Outside there is a detached double garage which has planning permission granted to convert to a self contained annexe, the first floor has been converted into a bedroom with an en suite cloakroom. The ground floor has twin up and over doors with access to store room.
Ample parking for several cars. The gardens are to the to the front, side and rear being very private with a decked area, lawns, shrubs and trees. To the west of the property is a separate entrance with ample parking leading to :
A purpose built Cattery and Kennel Complex with enclosed exercise compounds, 3 Timber Stables, 2 Sheds. Office 10'4 x 7'4", Kitchen 9'10" x 7'4" and Store Room 9'2" x 7'4". Cloakroom.
Beyond this there is a paddock fronting onto Copse Hill suitable for grazing. And the whole area extends to just over 2.4 acres in total.
The current owners have an active planning application dated 6 November 2017 ~ Ref. 2/2017/1792/FUL for change of use of the cattery and kennel complex into 6 holiday units, create 4 new parking spaces, creating 6 in total.
LOCATION: Fiddleford is a small rural hamlet set in the Stour valley between the ever popular old market town of Sturminster Newton and the village of Okeford Fitzpaine. Fiddleford has an excellent country Inn and is approximately 5 minutes drive to Sturminster Newton which has a range of facilities to cover everyday needs. The Georgian town of Blandford Forum is approximately 8 miles and the Dorset coast about 22 miles. Main line station at Gillingham (Exeter - Waterloo) is 11 miles distant.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water and Electricity. Private Drainage.
Council Authority: North Dorset District Council - Tel: 01258 454111
Council Tax Band: F
Caution: NB All services and fittings mentioned in these particulars have NOT been tested and hence we cannot confirm that they are in working order.
Agent's Notes: Plans available for inspection at the agents office.
Energy Performance Certificate:
Rated: E ~ View at www.chaffersestateagents.co.uk