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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Arrowsmith Road, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21

Sold STC £1,250,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A spacious, modern, 4 bedroom detached family home set in beautiful grounds of almost 5.6 acres, about 1.5 miles south of Wimborne Minster, in the ever popular Arrowsmith Road at Canford Magna.

The house is set well back from the road and approached via a sweeping driveway flanked by lawns and borders. The accommodation, which is arranged on 2 floors and extends to about 3600 square feet, benefits from mains gas, electricity and water, and private drainage.

Gleddoch, which means 'forest birds' in Gaelic, was built in 1985 and has been occupied by the present owners for almost 30 years. The house offers great potential for extension and refurbishment, subject to the necessary planning consent.


Directions: From Canford Magna village, proceed to the junction with Magna Road. Turn right and immediately left, into Arrowsmith Road. Continue for less than 1 mile through some sharp bends, and the driveway to Gleddoch can be seen on the left hand side.

The accommodation comprises:

WIDE COVERED ENTRANCE WAY: Hardwood front door to;

LARGE RECEPTION HALL: Impressive staircase to the first floor. Coat hanging area. Worktop and cupboard beneath.

CLOAKROOM: Low level WC. Pedestal wash basin. Fully tiled walls.

LIVING ROOM: Floor-to-ceiling brick open fireplace with raised hearth. Archway. An attractive room overlooking the driveway and front gardens.

LOUNGE: Floor-to-ceiling brick open fireplace with raised hearth and adjacent side displays. A dual aspect room with sliding doors to the terrace and gardens.

BREAKFAST ROOM: 3 pairs of sliding double glazed doors to the terrace and gardens. Pine clad ceiling.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: Comprehensive range of base cupboards, drawers and wall cupboards (with open shelves, concealed worktop lighting and cornice and pelmet finish.) Matching breakfast bar to seat 4. Good range of work surfaces with timber trim. Inset twin bowl ceramic sink with mixer tap and waste disposal unit. De Dietrich fan oven. Microwave unit. 4-plate ceramic hob. Extractor above. Integrated dishwasher and larder fridge. Space for freezer. Partly tiled walls. Tiled floor. Downlighters. Glazed door to;

UTILITY ROOM: Inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Work surfaces, base cupboards, drawers and wall cupboards. Broom cupboard. Space for washing machine. Ceramic tiled floor. Door to;

ENCLOSED REAR LOBBY: Stone flooring. Passageway giving access to the front and rear gardens. Door to garage.

GARDENER'S CLOAKROOM: Low level WC. Wash hand basin.

BOILER ROOM: Floor standing gas boiler.

From the entrance hall, a wide staircase leads to;


MASTER BEDROOM: Comprehensive range of furniture comprising 2 wardrobes with bed space and bedside cabinets, book shelves with pelmet, chest of drawers, 6 mirrored wardrobes, and dressing table with drawers. Superb view over the rear garden. Door to;

BALCONY: Balustrading and paved floor.

EN SUITE BATH/SHOWER ROOM: Enclosed bath with tiled surround, mixer tap and archway over. Pedestal wash basin. Low level WC. Bidet. Archway to a fully tiled shower cubicle.

BEDROOM TWO: 3 fitted wardrobes with matching dressing table. Superb views over the front gardens.

BEDROOM THREE: Fitted mirrored wardrobes. Door to;

WALK-IN AIRING CUPBOARD. Hot water cylinder. Storage space.

BEDROOM FOUR: A good sized bedroom overlooking the front driveway. Fitted wardrobes.

FAMILY BATH/SHOWER ROOM: Bath with mixer tap, enclosed in a tiled surround, with arch over. Fully tiled walls. Pedestal wash basin. Low level WC. Archway to an enclosed shower cubicle. Fully tiled walls. Medicine cabinet.

INTEGRAL DOUBLE GARAGE: Electric up-and-over door. Light and power. Door to;


THE GARDENS: Gleddoch is set in delightful gardens and woodland of about 5.6 acres, approached from Arrowsmith Road via a tarmac driveway which leads into a winding shingle driveway. Large pavioured courtyard with space for a number of vehicles/boats/caravans/trailers etc. The main garden to the front is arranged as a large, flat lawn, interspersed with a wide variety of trees including oaks, willow and hazel. The drive is screened by a high conifer hedge. Rhododendrons and other shrubs. To the south side of property there is a further expanse of lawn, with mature oak trees, leading into an extensive woodland area which is planted with rhododendrons and birch trees. To the rear, there are further undulating lawns, with a brick retaining wall. Large terrace and pathway. Spring flowers and shrubs. Large timber WORKSHOP/STORE. Aluminium greenhouse. Established holly and laurels.


VIEWING: By prior appointment, please, through CHRISTOPHER C BATTEN

For clarification we wish to inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these sales particulars as a general guide. We have not carried out a detailed survey, nor tested the services, appliances and specific fittings. Room sizes should not be relied upon for carpets and furnishings.

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23 April 2015


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