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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Thornhill Road, Stalbridge, Sturminster Newton

Guide Price £400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Family Home
  • Four Double Sized Bedrooms
  • Garage and Good Parking
  • Adjoining Open Fields
  • Close to Facilities
  • Energy Rating tba

Full description

A very much cherished home situated on the fringe of Dorset's smallest town enjoying fabulous far reaching views over the Blackmore Vale countryside. This traditional 1930's property presents itself as a contemporary home yet retains a whole host of character features so typical of the era - with original panelled doors fitted with Art Deco style furniture, original bay window and casement windows and original exposed floor boards. Thoroughly a family home this is the first time in forty years that the property has been offered for sale and is brought to the market in exception condition have been maintained and improved by the current sellers. The property benefits from gas fired central heating from a combination boiler to radiators and has a rear two storey extension to the rear.

In brief, the ground floor accommodation consists of welcoming entrance hall with tiled floor, family room with dual aspect and burner, sitting room with burner and doors opening to the side area boasting countryside views, dining area, kitchen with some fitted appliances and a rear porch with cloakroom. On the first floor there is the main bathroom and four double sized bedrooms, three with fitted wardrobes. Outside, there is a generous parking area, large single garage with storage above and front garden which is mostly laid to lawn with a shingle drive and enjoys a high degree of privacy. This could be totally enclosed by installing double gates. Viewing is definitely advisable to completely understand why this house makes such a wonderful home.

Energy Efficiency Rating D - Council Tax Band E

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - The property is approached via a brick built porch with arched opening and brick paved floor, wall mounted electrical consumer unit and meter. The original part glazed timber door with half height window panels to either side opens into a welcoming entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Radiator. Original tiled floor. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboard under. Original panelled doors to dining area, sitting room and to the:-

Family Room - 7.14m'' x 3.35m (23'5'' x 11') - Approximate overall measurement - Boasting a dual aspect with window overlooking the rear drive and bay window overlooking the front garden. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Television connection. Fireplace with tiled hearth and wood burner. Part exposed original floor boards and part carpeted.

Sitting Room - 3.96m x 3.53m'' (13' x 11'7'') - Maximum measurements - Enjoying a dual outlook with bay window over looking the front garden and French doors opening to the side alfresco dining and seating area boasting a fabulous view over the adjoining countryside. Radiator. Power and television points. Fireplace with tiled hearth and wood burner. Exposed original floor boards.

Dining Area - 3.35m x 2.74m (11' x 9') - Part wood panelled walls. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Central heating thermostat. Tiled floor. Door to the rear porch and opening into the:-

Kitchen - 5.46m'' x 2.41m'' (17'11'' x 7'11'') - Benefiting from an outlook to the drive and overlooking the side seating area and fields beyond. Ceiling and inset spot lights. Good amount of power points. Television connection. Fitted with a range of country style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with deep pan drawer and eye level cupboards. Solid wood work surfaces with part wood panelled splash backs. One and half bowl enamel sink with swan neck mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Integrated dishwasher. Integrated under counter fridge. Built in electric oven with cupboard under and microwave oven above. Tiled floor.

Rear Porch - Part glazed door opening to the drive and window overlooking the drive and with partial field view. Work surface with gas fired combination central heating boiler under. Wood panelled walls. Tiled floor. Door to the:-

Cloakroom - Obscured glazed window to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Chrome heated towel rail. WC. Tiled floor.

First Floor -

Landing - Stairs rise to a good sized bright galleried landing with window overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Access to loft space. Smoke detector. Radiator. Airing cupboard with slatted shelves. Original panelled doors to all rooms.

Bedroom One - 3.99m'' x 2.97m'' (13'1'' x 9'9'') - To front of wardrobes - Window overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Two built in double wardrobes with hanging rail and shelf. Exposed original floor boards.

Bedroom Two - 3.99m'' x 3.02m'' (13'1'' x 9'11'') - To front of wardrobes - Window overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Two built in double wardrobes with hanging rail and shelf. Old fireplace hearth. Exposed original floor boards.

Bedroom Three - 3.18m'' x 3.35m (10'5'' x 11') - Window to the side aspect. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points.

Bedroom Four - 3.20m'' x 2.41m'' (10'6'' x 7'11'') - Maximum measurements - Window to the side aspect boasting fabulous far reaching views over the ~Blackmore Vale. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Fitted double wardrobe with sliding doors, hanging rail and shelf.

Bathroom - Window to the rear elevation. Inset spot lights. Chrome heated towel rail. Suite consisting of vanity style wash hand basin with tiled splash back, low level WC and wood panelled bath with electric shower over and tiling to surrounding walls. Exposed original floor boards.

Outside -

Garage - 5.77m'' x 3.45m'' (18'11'' x 11'4'') - Large single garage with up and over door, power and lighting. Window to the rear with rural view and personal door to the side. Ladder to boarded loft space with skylight.

Garden - The property is approached from the road onto a gravelled drive which leads along the side of the house to a tarmacadam parking area with sufficient room to comfortably park four to five cars. To one side of the property there is a seating area with outlook over the neighbouring fields to open countryside. A wrought iron gate opens to the front garden which is mostly laid to lawn with a gravelled drive and path leading to the main parking area. The front could easily be fully enclosed.

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Added on Rightmove:
21 October 2016

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