2 bedroom cottage for sale

New Street, Marnhull, Sturminster Newton

Sold STC £234,950

Property Description

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Boasting a tranquil and private location off the beaten track is this delightful semi detached period stone cottage offering comfortable accommodation but in need of some updating. The property is situated in the well served village of Marnhull and is within walking distance to the local shop, primary school, doctors' surgery and public house. The village hall is a little further on with the village centre beyond where there is a further selection of shops. The property boasts a host of character features, such as pane glass cottage style windows - some with seats under - painted ceiling beams, exposed stone walls and an old fireplace with beam. The cottage also has electric heating. This charming cottage certainly provides sufficient scope for those looking to use their skills to create a home with conveniences more in line with current day living whist retaining the character of the cottage. It is vital to book an early viewing so as not to miss out on the opportunity of purchasing this lovely stone cottage.

In brief, the ground floor accommodation consists of useful entrance porch, dining room with fireplace, sitting room with double outlook and fireplace, kitchen/breakfast room and bathroom. On the first floor there are two double sized bedrooms. Outside there is a delightful cottage style garden which is situated at the end of a meandering brick paved path and offers a sunny aspect and good privacy.

Energy Efficiency Rating tba - Council Tax Band C

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Porch - Part glazed timber door opens into a small porch area with windows to either side and part glazed door opening into the:-

Dining Room - 3.78m'' x 4.67m'' (12'5'' x 15'4'') - Maximum measurements - Pane glass window with seat under to the front aspect. Ceiling light. Electric heater. Power points. Old window recess fitted with shelves. Exposed stone wall. Fireplace with timber beam and tiled hearth. Shallow step up and opens into the hall. Part glazed door into the:-

Sitting Room - 3.63m'' x 4.95m'' (11'11'' x 16'3'') - Enjoying a double outlook with cottage style windows to the rear and front both with seats under. Exposed painted ceiling beams. Wall lights. Power points. Fireplace with timber mantel, stone slip, tiled hearth and gas fire. Display/book shelves to either side of the chimney breast. Door to the staircase.

Hall - From the dining room. Pane glass window to the front. Ceiling light. High level cupboard housing the electrics. Tiled floor. Doors to the bathroom and to the:-

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - 3.18m'' x 2.77m'' (10'5'' x 9'1'') - Enjoying an outlook to both sides with cottage style pane glass windows. Ceiling light. Electric heater. Power points. Fitted with a range of kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards. Work surfaces with matching upstand and part tiled walls. Stainless steel sink and double drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Space for slot in electric cooker. Space for under counter appliance. Tiled floor.

Bathroom - Obscured pane glass window to the side. Ceiling light. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Suite consisting of bath with central tap, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Wall mounted electric heater. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiled floor.

First Floor -

Landing - Stairs rise and curve up and round with window with shutters and deep sill part way up. Wall light. Access to the loft space. Storage cupboard fitted with slatted shelves. Strip wood doors to both bedrooms.

Master Bedroom - 3.63m'' x 4.95m'' (11'11'' x 16'3'') - Boasting a double outlook to the front and rear - both with seats under. Eye level deep storage cupboard. Wall lights. Electric heater. Power points. Built in cupboard with shelves and built in cupboard with hanging rail.

Bedroom Two - 3.76m'' x 3.84m'' (12'4'' x 12'7'') - Two pane glass cottage style windows to the front aspect - both with window seats under. Wall lights. Electric heater. Power points. Built in cupboard with shelves and built in cupboard with hanging rail.

Outside -

Garden - Approached from the road onto a gravelled drive, then onto a path leading to the front of the property. To the side there is a small area for bin storage. A brick paved path meanders down to the 'secret garden'. The garden is of a good size and mostly laid to lawn, planted with an array of cottage style flowers and shrubs and having an ornamental pond and two timber sheds. The garden enjoys a sunny aspect with a good degree of privacy.

Directions -

From The Sturminster Newton Office - Leave Sturminster via Bath Road heading towards Gillingham. On entering Marnhull take a turning on the left just before the church onto New Street. Continue on this road. Almost opposite the left hand turn to Butts Close there is a gravelled drive which allows pedestrian access only to the cottage. Turn left in front of the detached cottage and the property will be in front of you.


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26 May 2017

Nearest stations

  • Templecombe (5.0 mi)
  • Gillingham (Dorset) (5.1 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Templecombe (5.0 mi)
  • Gillingham (Dorset) (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Morton New, Sturminster Newton

1 Market House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AS

01258 919013 Local call rate

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