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2 bedroom detached house for sale

5 Long Cross, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8QP

Under Offer £249,950

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Tenure: Freehold

5 LONG CROSS is a highly individual and distinctive architect designed two bedroom chalet style dwelling that has been improved and well maintained to an exceptionally high standard by the present owner to provide a spacious and comfortable home with versatile and adaptable living accommodation arranged over two floors.
The property enjoys a convenient location on the edge of Shaftesbury being within easy access of the bustling town centre with its good range of local shops, supermarkets, doctors and dentists surgeries, schools, bus routes, churches, local inns and enjoying enclosed gardens, ample parking and garage with fabulous views out across local countryside.
An early viewing is recommended to secure this unique and desirable home.

NB: Vendor suited, No chain.

APPROACH: From the road over the driveway to a part glazed UPVC front door opening into:

PORCH: Enclosed entrance porch with door opening into:

ENTRANCE HALL: Panel radiator.

SITTING ROOM: (22’11 x 18’)  A generously proportioned double aspect room with a decorative brick built fireplace providing a cosy focal point to the room. Two UPVC double glazed windows look out to one side of the property with a glazed French window opening out onto the rear garden. Two panel radiators, staircase rising to the first floor.
An archway from the hallway opens into:

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: (15’6 x 13’9) A wonderful family room, well proportioned with good ceiling height.  Well equipped and fitted with an extensive range of attractive contemporary shaker style floor and wall cupboards with matching drawers and trim, with contrasting roll edge work top and counters (fitted breakfast table). With inset four ring gas hob with matching extractor hood and canopy over.  Inset 1½ bowl sink and drainer with swan neck mixer taps, attractive ceramic tiled splashbacks.  There is a built-in eye level fan assisted electric double  oven and grill, wall hung gas fired boiler serving gas central heating and domestic hot water.  A large double glazed UPVC window overlooks the front of the property with a further internal window to the porch. A glazed sliding door opens into:

UTILITY ROOM: (11’3 x 5’)  A useful room, fitted with matching floor cupboards with drawers, contrasting work tops and counters, Belfast sink with swan neck tap (space and plumbing for washing machine and space for tumble dryer) UPVC door to the rear.

Glazed double doors from the kitchen open into:

DINING ROOM: (13’4 x 9’8)  A well proportioned room with good ceiling height, a full height UPVC double glazed picture window enjoys a pleasant outlook onto the well maintained gardens.  Ample space for dining table and chairs, panel radiator, internal window to the utility.

From the hallway a door opens into: 

FAMILY BATHROOM: A light and spacious double aspect room fitted with a modern suite comprising of a panel enclosed bath, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and cupboard beneath, low level WC, fully tiled shower cubicle with mains power shower, ladder style heated towel rail, panel radiator, UPVC double glazed windows to the front and side of the property.

LANDING: UPVC double glazed window provides lovely views over adjoining countryside.

MASTER BEDROOM: (11’7 x 10’6)  Large UPVC double glazed window provides lovely rural views over adjoining countryside. Panel radiator, built in eaves storage, loft hatch.

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: Fully tiled shower cubicle with mains power shower, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, UPVC double glazed window to the front of the property.

BEDROOM TWO: (10’3 x 9’1)  A UPVC double glazed window overlooks the rear garden, panel radiator, eaves storage.

REAR: A paved pathway extends along the rear and down both sides of the property bordered  by  ornamental stone retaining walls. Steps lead up to a raised terraced, garden comprising of a small lawn with central pathway and steps up to a generous paved patio area making an ideal space for outdoor seating/entertaining. There is also a large poly tunnel and various raised borders containing a variety of shrubs and plants providing colour and interest throughout the year. The garden is enclosed by panel fencing and conifer hedging. To one side of the property is a further area which has been laid with shingle interspersed with a variety of flowering shrubs and plants. A pathway down the other side leads to the garden shed and garage/workshop.

FRONT: From the road a driveway provides off road parking for 2/3 cars and leads to a covered car port, garage/workshop and office.

GARAGE/WORKSHOP: Double wooden doors open into a large garage and workshop with power and light. The rear of the garage also leads into a large garden shed/store room

HOME OFFICE: Accessed from the driveway with a part glazed wooden front door, two UPVC double glazed windows, low level W.C, wall mounted wash hand basin with electric water heater.
SERVICES: Water, electricity, drainage, telephone and gas all subject to the usual utility regulations.  

Council Tax Band: C
EPC rating: D    
Property M²: 116

TENURE:  Freehold       

VIEWING:  Strictly by appointment through the agents.  







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