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4 bedroom detached for sale

Burton Street, Marnhull £570,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • En-suites: 1
  • Reception rooms: 3
  • Property age: Modern
  • Floor size: 224.00 sq m

Full Description

The Lychgates is a superb architect designed chalet style home built in 1994 to an excellent specification of attractive Bradstone reconstituted stone elevations under a tiled roof. The property offers deceptively spacious and flexible accommodation, making a very comfortable home for the current owners for the past fourteen years .
Located in this lovely tucked away position but within an easy walking distance of this sought after and popular village centre.
And a featured property on the BBC Production of ‘Escape To The Country’

Entered via a five bar gate and a covered entrance porch gives access to the large and welcoming reception hall which has a cosy seating area access to all of the ground floor rooms and a staircase leads to the first floor.

The Sitting Room is a lovely light and airy room with sliding patio doors that lead on to the front sun terrace and a fabulous French style fireplace with a feature chimney breast, slate mantle, hearth and fitted woodburner.

The Dining Room is perfect for entertaining and has glazed double opening doors to the hall and also to the Conservatory which enjoys views of the gardens and was added approximately two years ago and is of brick and double glazed construction and French doors give access to the garden.
There is a cloakroom to the ground floor is fitted with a very attractive and decorative Victorian style suite and the Fourth Bedroom is currently used as a study and enjoys a lovely dual aspect.

The Kitchen/Breakfast Room is fitted with a range of modern Oak units with Granite work surfaces and a variety of integrated appliances, newly fitted flooring and a window overlooks the rear garden and there is access into the separate utility room.

The East wing of the house offers a fantastic Master Suite which has an abundance of bespoke fitted wardrobes, drawer units and bedside cabinets and dual aspect windows make the room lovely and light and there is an En Suite Bathroom which offers a full suite including a bath, separate shower cubicle, toilet and bidet.

The staircase from the ground floor leads up to the galleried landing which has a lovely aspect and enjoys views over to St Gregory’s Church.
There are two very spacious double bedrooms both with wonderful outlooks and views of countryside beyond and a Family Bathroom services these two bedrooms.

Outside the gardens for this home wrap themselves around it with several sun terrace/ seating areas and lawned with well established beds and borders which have a vast selection of flowers, shrubs and trees. A rear access gate leads through to an area with a raised circular Camelia bed and an area with a brand new timber shed
Decorative double opening wrought iron gates give access to the covered porch area to the front of the property.
A five bar timber gate gives access along the block paved sweeping driveway, which has double opening timber gates that offer further space for the parking of a caravan or boat. The driveway provides parking for a number of vehicles and leads up to the

which has been partitioned by the current owners to make a useful art studio/hobbies room and has windows, door, power, lighting, storage area and water supply.

Marnhull is a sought after village located in the heart of the Blackmore Vale offering a Post Office, 2 stores, chemist, butchers, newsagent, hairdressers, garage, inn, doctors surgery, churches, schools and bus services. Marnhull is also celebrated in Thomas Hardy’s Tess of the D’Urbervilles as Marlot. The old market town of Sturminster Newton is 3 miles distant which offers a good range of every day facilities, Gillingham has the main line railway station (Exeter / Waterloo) is approximately 6 miles distant, the Georgian market town of Blandford Forum 13 miles, county town of Dorchester 22 miles and the Dorset coast approximately 26 miles.

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