Ratcliffs Garden, Shaftesbury
Property SummaryA unique opportunity to acquire this versatile and spacious Detached Bungalow set in a pleasant sought after position with far reaching countryside views. The property benefits from; 3 good sized bedrooms, 2 attic rooms, family bathroom, lounge, kitchen / diner, utility, 2 cloakrooms, conservatory, garage and beautiful gardens. VIEWING HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!
DESCRIPTION Approached though a picket gate, over a stone pathway to the front door.
The property has off road parking and is set in a pleasant position residential area of St James which benefits from far reaching views as well as views back towards Pine Walk and the historic Shaftesbury town centre.
The hallway is spacious and benefits from fitted oil Oak floorboards and stripped pine and oak architrave and skirting. There is a fitted cupboard which houses the central heating boiler. Stairwell with stairs rising to the first floor.
Sitting Room; is a light and bright room with a clean contemporary feel. There is a free standing 'Contura' woodburning stove in grey brushed steel with a soapstone top. the lounge allows access to the conservatory.
Conservatory: A beautiful addition to the home constructed in UPVC with painted pine floorboards enjoying fabulous views.
Kitchen / Diner: A well appointed recently modernised kitchen with wall and floor mounted units, inset sink/ drainer benefiting from the views, space for fridge freezer, plumbing for a dishwasher, Oven with four ring gas hob, tiled splashbacks and space for a kitchen table.
Rear Lobby: Useful storage area
Downstairs Cloakroom: Low level WC and wash hand basin.
Utility Room: double glazed door to utility, space and plumbing for Washing machine and Tumble dryer. Sink/ drainer and work surfaces, UPVC window to the rear and access to the rear garden.
Dining Room/ bedroom 3: Oak steps lead to the room, there is a UPVC window to the front.
Family bathroom: recently modernised with a low level W/C, Bath and wash hand basin, Shower cubicle, the room also has two obscured glass windows.
Bedroom 1: Double glazed window to the front aspect and radiator.
Bedroom 2: Double glazed window over looking the shed area, radiator and UPVC window to rear.
Landing / Snug: A lovely light space set in the eaves, Velux window which allows views over Shaftesbury, a cloakroom with a WC, radiator and space for sofa.
Attic Room 1: A Velux window with eaves storage and a fitted wardrobe
Attic Room 2 : Benefits from windows with views over Melbury Hill.
OUTSIDE The gardens lie mainly to the front, side and rear of the property.
The gardens are mainly laid to lawn, with a picket fence to the front, the garden benefits from gorgeous countryside views, a selection of ponds, flowering shrubs, gravelled seating area, the whole garden is enclosed by a natural clipped hedge, with gate to allotments and space for a Whirligig to the rear.
Outbuilding; Wooden garage has been converted to provide space for separate office, and gym with power and light.
LOCATION SHAFTESBURY is an ancient Saxon hilltop town enjoying superb views over the surrounding countryside. It has a good range of facilities including supermarkets, banks, schools, cafes, restaurants, Inns, Churches and shops including High Street names such as Boots, W H Smiths, Superdrug and Costa. There are local bus and long distance coach services, Gillingham, about 5 miles away, has a main line railway station on the Exeter / Waterloo line. The A303 is approximately 7 miles to the north giving access to the South West and to London. The cathedral city of Salisbury is approximately 22 miles and the Dorset Coast is approximately 35 miles away.
ADD INFO Services: Mains Water, Gas, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Authority: North Dorset District Council - Tel: 01258 454111
Council Tax Band: D
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: Fitted carpets as seen are included in the sale.
Energy Performance Certificate:
Rated: C ~ View at www.chaffersestateagents.co.uk