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Bridge, Sturminster Newton

£410,000 Guide Price
  • Ref: 477
  • Type: Semi-Detached House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Attractive Period Cottage.
  • Four Bedrooms.
  • Driveway Parking for Several Vehicles.
  • Delightful Well Established Landscaped Rear Garden.
  • 25' Kitchen / Breakfast Room.
  • Two Reception Rooms.
  • Lots of Character.
  • Viewing Highly Recommended.

Property Summary

An Attractive & Deceptively Spacious Four Bedroom Period Cottage Ideally Situated on the Edge of this Popular Town Enjoying the Most Delightful Sunny Rear Garden, Driveway Parking & Many Characterful Features. EPC Rating D

Full Details

STURMINSTER NEWTON is an interesting Old Market Town and is the most centrally sited of North Dorset's five principle 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, Banks, 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 a 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 8 miles and the A303 approx. 15 miles.

1 Lemon Bank is an attractive and deceptively spacious semi detached period cottage presented to a high standard and ideally situated on the edge of town with a most delightful sunny garden, driveway parking and many characterful features. The accommodation comprises: entrance lobby, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, walk in larder, rear lobby, shower room, four bedrooms and a family bathroom. The property benefits from gas central heating and some double glazed windows. EPC Rating D

Entrance Lobby. Light area with coat hooks and light. Door to

Sitting Room. 16' 2'' x 12' 8'' (4.92m x 3.86m) With window overlooking the front aspect, beautiful brick and stone built fireplace with wood burning stove inset, part exposed stone walls and ceiling beams, inset spot lights, two radiators, internal window through to the kitchen, exposed timber partition through to the dining room and TV point.

Dining Room. 12' 9'' x 12' 6'' (3.88m x 3.81m) Lovely room with window overlooking the front aspect, attractive feature stone and brick fireplace, part exposed stone walls, inset spot lights, telephone point and radiator.

Inner Lobby. Stairs to the first floor, exposed stone wall, cupboard housing floor mounted boiler providing hot water and central heating.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room. 25' 7'' x 9' 6'' (7.79m x 2.89m) Bright spacious room with three windows overlooking the rear garden offering an excellent range of units comprising floor cupboards, wall cupboards and drawers. Worktops with 1 1/2 sink and drainer unit with mixer tap. Built in oven, gas hob and extractor over. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher. Part tiled walls. Tiled flooring. Built in fridge/freezer. Understairs storage cupboard. Walk in larder cupboard with tiled floor, light, circular window through to the rear lobby and plenty of shelving.

Rear Lobby. Solid wood door to outside, tiled floor, radiator, cloaks hanging space. Door to

Shower Room. Window to the side. Walk in tiled shower with electric shower, wash hand basin and wc. Inset spot lights.

Galleried Landing. Light space with window to the side, two wall lights, part exposed stone wall and beam, built in cupboard with shelving, built in cupboard with hot water tank.

Master Bedroom. 13' 3'' x 10' 0'' (4.04m x 3.05m) With window overlooking the rear aspect, radiator, beam and recess for wardrobes. Built in cupboard.

Family Bathroom. 13' 4'' x 5' 1'' (4.06m x 1.55m) Good sized room with window overlooking the rear aspect. White suite comprising panelled bath with mixer tap/shower attachment, wash hand basin and wc. Chrome heated towel rail, radiator, tiled walls and wood effect flooring.

Inner Landing Wall light. Built in cupboard.

Bedroom Two. 12' 6'' x 10' 1'' (3.81m x 3.07m) Double room with window overlooking the front aspect and a radiator.

Bedroom Three. 12' 8'' x 8' 1'' (3.86m x 2.46m) Further double room with window overlooking the front aspect. Two fitted double wardrobes with hanging rail and shelving, radiator.

Bedroom Four. 8' 8'' x 8' 10'' (2.64m x 2.69m) With window overlooking the front, part wood panelled walls, two feature glazed panels, loft hatch and radiator.

Outside. 1 Lemon Bank is approached via a timber five barred gate with pedestrian gate to the side onto an attractive pebble stone driveway which provides parking for approx four vehicles. A paved stepping stone effect path leads you to the front door with some pretty well established flower and shrubs beds and borders. A timber side gate grants access to the rear garden. To FULLY appreciate these gardens you would need to arrange a VIEWING. The enclosed rear garden in honesty is delightful and faces South Westerly. There is a paved terraced area, a timber shed with power and light, bin store and log store area. Outside tap and outside light. Being sympathetically landscaped having a sloping rock garden with some delightful all year round alpine plants which provides vibrant colour throughout the seasons. Once you walk up a few gentle steps you are able to enjoy the manicured lawn where it sweeps through a good selection of young specimen trees including a number of plum trees. There is a also a raised vegetable growing area and an area containing wild flowers and grass.