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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Shaftesbury Road, Mere, BA12

Guide Price £425,000

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Tenure: Freehold

An attractive and individual four bedroom modern chalet bungalow that has been improved and maintained to an exceptionally high standard by the present owner, to provide a deceptively spacious and comfortable home presented in immaculate decorative order throughout. The house enjoys a quiet and convenient location situated on the edge of this popular Wiltshire market town of Mere, within easy reach of all local amenities, town centre shops, schools and bus routes. Enjoying pleasant enclosed gardens that extend to approximately ⅓ acre, and ample parking, integral garage and useful detached workshop/studio. An early viewing is highly recommended.

Approached via five bar wooden gate across sweeping gravel driveway providing ample parking apron, raised ‘riven’ flagstone step up to:

ENCLOSED ENTRANCE VESTIBULE: Sliding aluminium double glazed doors, attractive ceramic stoneware effect floor tiles, inspection hatch, UPVC double glazed window, attractive wooden and obscure glazed front door to:

HALLWAY: Spacious reception hall, panel radiator with decorative surround and grill with display sill, medium oak laminate flooring, useful understairs cupboard, second radiator with grill cover and sill, built-in airing cupboard housing lagged hot water tank with immersion heater and shelving.

LOUNGE: 20’10” x 12’6” Wonderful family room, well proportioned with good ceiling height, coved and artex ceiling, medium oak laminate floor covering, woodburning stove, raised flagstone hearth, matching UPVC double glazed obscure window, television aerial point, two radiators with painted cover and decorative grill, matching UPVC double glazed windows enjoying outlook onto the garden, ample space for dining table and chairs, large sliding patio doors open into:

CONSERVATORY: 9’6” x 8’10” Attractive and useful addition of UPVC construction with fixed and opening windows enjoying pleasant panoramic outlook onto the garden and countryside beyond, ‘Triplex’ roof covering, sliding UPVC double glazed patio doors enjoying outlook and access onto the rear garden.

KITCHEN: 15’6” x 8’ Well equipped and fitted with an extensive range of attractive ‘Shaker’ style floor and wall cupboards in ‘country cream’ with matching drawers and trim, cornice and plinth, open corner display shelving, attractive contrasting ‘oak block’ roll top work counters, inset china clay sink with chrome swan neck mixer taps, porcelain ‘lever’ handles, glazed display cabinet, wine rack, integrated fridge, dishwasher, ‘Cannon 6’ range cooker with six ring gas hob and double electric fan assisted oven and grill, stainless steel splashback, matching extractor canopy with fan and oversurface light, halogen spotlights, return breakfast bar, panel radiator with cover grill, matching UPVC double glazed casement window enjoys outlook onto the garden and countryside views, glazed door to:

UTILITY ROOM: 5’10” x 8’4” Equipped and fitted with a matching range of ‘Shaker’ style floor and wall cupboards with matching drawers and trim, cornice and plinth, contrasting roll top oak block effect worktop, inset single bowl stainless steel
sink and drainer with swan neck mixer taps, space and plumbing for an automatic washing machine, panel radiator, spotlight cluster, ‘tallboy’ broom cupboard with top shelf.

FAMILY BATHROOM: Nicely proportioned room fitted with a modern contemporary suite comprising moulded acrylic bath with chrome mixer taps and handheld shower attachment, glazed screen (chrome mains shower to be fitted), low level W.C., matching pedestal wash hand basin with chrome/porcelain ‘lever’ taps, attractive ceramic tiles to bath and shower area and matching splashbacks, chrome heated ‘ladder’ radiator/towel rail, UPVC double glazed obscure window, fluorescent mirror light/shaver point.

DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM: White suite comprising low level W.C., wash hand basin, obscure double glazed window.

REAR PORCH: Linoleum tiled floor, light, timber door to garage, half panel UPVC double glazed door with matching side panel giving access to the rear garden.

BEDROOM 2: 10’6” x 10’ Well proportioned room, bright and airy, coved and artex ceiling, medium oak laminate flooring, panel radiator, matching UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto the front, television aerial point.

BEDROOM 3: 9’6” x 9’2” Well proportioned room, coved and artex ceiling, medium oak laminate flooring, panel radiator, matching UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto the front.

HOME OFFICE/STUDY: 9’5” x 6’7” Useful room, coved and artex ceiling, spotlight track, understairs recess, panel radiator, UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook onto the side, second internal glazed door opens into hallway.

STAIRWELL: Wooden bannister rail with stairs rising to:

LANDING: Natural woodgrain bannister post and galleried handrail, halogen spotlights, Velux skylight windows.

MASTER BEDROOM 1: 14’5” x 12’11” Well proportioned room, bright and airy, sloping ceiling, access to eaves storage cupboard, dual aspect double glazed windows enjoying outlook onto the side and front allowing pleasant field and countryside views.

BEDROOM 4: 13’4” x 11’3” L-shaped. Character room, bright and airy, sloping ceilings, matching Velux skylight windows, spotlight cluster, access to eaves storage. Access to part boarded and insulated loft storage.

LOFT ROOM: With Building regulations to convert into an upstairs bathroom, fluorescent striplight.

INTEGRAL GARAGE: 16’8” x 10’10” With metal up and over door, matching UPVC double glazed casement windows, wall hung boiler serving gas central heating and domestic hot water, power points, ledge and brace personal door, useful overhead storage, fluorescent striplight, access to loft space with aluminium loft ladder.

The generous gardens and grounds are a particular feature and extend to just over 1/3 acre and lie to the front, side and rear of the bungalow, with a further parcel of land to the side (that possibly may have some potential for further building in the future – subject to normal planning permission and building regulations).

The garden is enclosed by timber panel fencing and timber post and rail fencing. The gardens are laid out in a traditional style mainly laid to lawn and planted with established fruit/apple trees. Useful timber panel shed and greenhouse, duck pond. Outside tap. Single wooden five bar gate gives vehicular access alongside the bungalow to gardens, enjoying far reaching countryside views.

FRONT GARDEN: Again is laid out in a traditional style with shaped feature lawn, with shaped gravel driveway leading to useful parking apron and to the garage, double gates enclose access to both sides of the property, and useful hardstanding gives space for caravan or boat space.

There is a useful double feather edge pine clad shed/workshop, with UPVC double glazed casement window, light and power useful as an additional garage, workshop/studio.

SERVICES: Water, electricity, drainage, gas and telephone all subject to the usual utility regulations.

TENURE: Freehold

VIEWING: Strictly by appointment through the agents.

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Hambledon Estate Agents, Gillingham

19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

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