3 bedroom detached house for sale
Bath Road, Sturminster Newton £520,000
- Bathrooms: 1
- Bedrooms: 3
- Reception rooms: 3
- Property age: Victorian
- Floor size: 128.00 sq m
ENTRANCE PORCH This wonderful home is approached via an Oak door to the front and has an attractive tiled floor , recesses either side of the porch offering a substantial amount of storage space
A partially glazed door then leads to the
ENTRANCE HALL which offers access to all principal rooms and a staircase with attractive turned mahogany rails leads to the first floor landing space
RECEPTION ROOM ONE Has a window to the front aspect, radiator, telephone point, feature fireplace with an attractive wooden surround, tiled inset and complimentary tiled hearth with an open facility, storage cupboards to the side of the fireplace and then a door gives access into the
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM which is a wonderful cosy room with a window to the rear overlooking the garden with window seating, quarry tiled flooring, range of floor mounted cupboards with work surfaces and an inset circular stainless steel sink unit , attractive tiling to the wall areas, fitted electric Aga, radiator and a useful under stairs pantry cupboard. A door then leads into the
UTILITY/BOOT ROOM Has floor mounted cupboards and inset Butler sink, window to the side aspect, space and plumbing for a washing machine and an abundance of space for other white goods including an upright fridge freezer, wall mounted Worcester Bosch boiler for the central heating and hot water, power and lighting, cloaks hanging space, attractive flag stone flooring, old timber door leads into the rear gardens and a further door gives access into
SHOWER ROOM/CLOAKROOM An extremely useful room which is fitted with a modern white suite that comprises a fully tiled corner shower cubicle, low level w.c, attractive wall mounted hand basin with a mixer tap, radiator, window to the rear aspect and a painted wooden floor.
SNUG ROOM This room is a wonderful cosy room ideal for evening seating by the fire, with a gas fired wood burner style fire, quarry tiled flooring and a doorway then gives access to the
CONSERVATORY/GARDEN ROOM which is constructed of a brick base and then glazing to three sides under a polycarbonate roof, offering access and views of the beautiful rear gardens, there is a tiled floor and a door leads to the garden
RECEPTION ROOM TWO Is a superb light and airy room with a dual aspect which is offered from a bay window to the side and a further window to the front. There is an attractive feature fireplace which has a decorative timber surround, tiled inset and fitted living flame gas fire, storage cupboard to one side and a radiator
FIRST FLOOR LANDING Is currently used as a study space which has wonderful views of the garden from the window to the rear aspect, loft access and doors to all other principal rooms
MASTER BEDROOM This room is a lovely light, airy and spacious room which is currently being used as a first floor sitting room.
It has a window to the side aspect which offers views of the town and a further window to the front aspect, there is a fireplace with an inset modern living flame fire, two radiators, wall lights and a picture rail.
BEDROOM TWO Is a good sized double room with a window to the rear aspect overlooking the garden, picture rail and a radiator
BEDROOM THREE A lovely double room with a picture rail, attractive painted wooden flooring, fireplace with a storage cupboard to the side, hanging recess to the other side , wall light and then there is a double opening deep walk in wardrobe (which could possibly be changed to offer some form of en suite facility )
FAMILY BATHROOM This is a spacious room which has a modern white four piece suite that comprises a panelled bath with a mixer tap and hand held shower attachment, low level w.c, bidet, and pedestal wash hand basin, attractive tiling to the walls, shaver point, extractor fan, window to the rear aspect and wood effect flooring.
OUTSIDE The front of the property has a dwarf wall and wrought iron gate to the front and gardens are laid to lawn with a rockery and range of mature shrubs and bushes, there is a timber gate that leads to the rear.
To the other side of the property is a driveway with parking for numerous vehicles and leads up to the outbuilding (which is described and detailed on the next page) there is an outside tap and flower beds with a range of lovely mature shrubs, trees and bushes and a timber pedestrian gate leads to the rear gardens.
THE REAR GARDENS This is truly an amazing cottage garden being a particular feature of this home and a real gardener’s paradise. It has an abundance of mature flowers, trees , shrubs and bushes which include climbing roses, honeysuckle, orange blossom and attractive pergolas with climbing plants. There is a raised pond, lawned areas, range of fruit trees including cooking apple, eating apple, cherry and pear and raspberry bushes. A pathway leads down to the bottom of the garden which offers a super shady wild garden area, perfect for sitting on a hot afternoon.
The whole garden is very private and is bound by walls and fences.
LOCATION Sturminster Newton is an interesting Old Market Town and is the most centrally sited of North Dorset’s five principal towns, standing halfway between Blandford Forum and Sherborne in a most delightful setting on the banks of the River Stour and in the heart of the beautiful Blackmore Vale. There are a wide range of Shops, a Primary School and a Secondary School, Church, Medical Centre and Health Clinic, NHS Dentist, Private Dentist and a modern Leisure Centre. The Exchange is an award winning multi-purpose building offering a community/arts centre. Coarse fishing in the River Stour. Blandford 9 miles, Sherborne 12, Yeovil 17, Dorchester 20, Bournemouth and the South Coast 27 miles. Gillingham 10 miles has a mainline railway station. The A30 is 8 miles, and the A303 approximately15 miles.
OUTBUILDING/CENTRE This building was converted some years ago and has been used as a Bereavement/community centre but could be used for a wide variety of uses (subject to the relevant permissions). Consisting of three rooms including a separate cloakroom so would make an ideal work from home office/studio or possible granny annexe.
Room One: Has a door with glazed side panels to the front, windows to both sides, power and lighting, wood effect flooring and doors lead to both other rooms.
Room Two: Has dual aspect windows , a door leads to outside, there are floor mounted cupboards with work surface above that incorporates a stainless steel sink unit with electric wall mounted water heater, power and lighting and a wood effect floor.
Cloakroom: This comprises a low level w.c, pedestal wash hand basin with electric wall mounted water heater, velux window, wood effect flooring, extractor fan and the walls areas are half tiled.
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