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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Moorside, Sturminster Newton

Guide Price £460,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Semi Detached Cottage
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Drive, Garage and Workshop
  • Sunny and Private Garden
  • Rural Location with Views
  • No Onward Chain
  • Energy Efficiency Rating D

Full description

UNEXPECTEDLY RE-AVAILABLE * NO CHAIN * FOUR BEDROOMS * QUIET LOCATION. This charming semi detached cottage offers excellent accommodation with flexible room usage. We believe that the property was built about 1850 to home local farm workers employed on the nearby farm. Our seller has owned the property for about thirteen years now during which time it has been maintained and improved and benefits from a previous extension to the side transforming it into a well proportioned home - ideal for an established or growing family seeking a rural lifestyle and equally for those looking to lead a quiet retirement in the countryside. The cottage is presented to the market with the bonus of no onward chain, oil fired central heating via radiators and some double and secondary glazing. There are also solar panels fitted but not currently functioning. This delightful cottage retains character features which include pane glass windows with deep sills, fireplaces and exposed stone walls. An early viewing is strongly advisable to avoid missing out on the opportunity of owning this charming home and to really appreciate the location and feel its wonderful ambience.

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - Open storm porch. High level part glazed panel door with full height pane glass windows to either side fitted with plantation style shutters opens into a welcoming reception hall. Ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Radiator. Central heating thermostat. Engineered Oak flooring. Exposed stone walls. Natural wood panelled doors to the dining room, cloakroom, kitchen and utility.
Arch to inner hall with window to the front and doors to the study and to the:-

Sitting Room - 5.31m'' x 4.42m'' (17'5'' x 14'6'') - Two sets of pane glass French doors with secondary glazing opens out to the verandah. Exposed feature beams. Leaded light window giving borrowed light to the study. Radiator. Power and television points. Brick fireplace with Bresummer beam and wood burner. Built in storage cupboards and display shelves to one side of the chimney breast.

Dining Room - 3.18m'' x 4.62m'' (10'5'' x 15'2'') - Pane glass window with deep sill overlooking the drive and lane to the front. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Stone fireplace with fitted shelves to either side of the chimney breast.

Study - 2.67m'' x 2.57m'' (8'9'' x 8'5'') - Boasting a double outlook with windows to side and front both fitted with plantation shutters. Ceiling lights. Radiator. Power and telephone points.

Kitchen Area - 2.44m x 4.57m (8' x 15') - Maximum measurements - Window to the rear with deep tiled sill and storage cupboard over. Recessed ceiling lights. Part coved. Plenty of power points. Fitted with a range of modern kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards - some with drawers, larder style cupboard with shelves and eye level cupboards with open shelving and counter lighting under. Good amount of wood effect work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl ceramic sink with mixer tap. Housing and space for a fridge/freezer. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Space for slot in electric cooker. Oil fired 'Aga' with two plates, choice of ovens and lighting over. Built in electric oven and ceramic hob with extractor hood over. Laminate flooring. Opens to the:-

Breakfast Area - 2.29m'' x 3.35m (7'6'' x 11') - Window to the side and pane glass window to the rear with view over the garden and fields. French doors opening to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Wood effect work surfaces with storage cupboards under. Radiator. Power and television points. Laminate flooring.

Utility/Boot Room - Window overlooking the rear garden and pane glass door opening to the verandah. Ceiling lights. Wall mounted oil fired central heating boiler and programmer. Radiator. Power points. Wall shelves. Work surface. One and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Tiled floor.

Cloakroom - Ceiling light. Extractor fan. Low level WC. Radiator. Wall mounted wash hand basin.

First Floor -

Landing - Stairs rise to a part galleried landing with pane glass window overlooking the rear garden and enjoying splendid views over countryside. Ceiling lights. Smoke detectors. Access to the loft space with pull down ladder and light. Radiator. Power points. Doors to all rooms.

Master Bedroom - 8.05m'' x 4.42m'' (26'5'' x 14'6'') - Maximum measurements. Enjoying a triple aspect with windows to the side and rear and two windows to the front - all boasting lovely far reaching rural views. Ceiling and wall lights. Two radiators. Power and television points. Fitted with a range of wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves. White panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Shower Room - Pane glass window with tiled sill to the rear aspect enjoying lovely views. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric fan heater. Bathroom cabinet. Extending shaver mirror and shaver light and point. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Shower cubicle with electric shower. Radiator.

Bedroom Two - 2.34m'' x 4.24m'' (7'8'' x 13'11'') - Pane glass window with deep sill over looking fields to the front. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Old window recess. Built in shelves behind the chimney breast. Fitted wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom Three - 3.28m'' x 2.21m'' (10'9'' x 7'3'') - Pane glass window overlooking the rear garden and countryside beyond. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Fitted shelves.

Bedroom Four - 2.51m'' x 1.98m'' (8'3'' x 6'6'') - Pane glass window with views over fields to the front. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Built in cupboard with shelves.

Bathroom - Skylight with views to the rear. Ceiling light. Old window recess. Wall mounted electric fan heater. Shaver light and point. Suite consisting of low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin with extending shaver mirror to the side and bath with wood panelled side, tiled walls and electric shower over. Radiator. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves.

Outside -

Garage - 5.69m'' x 3.63m'' (18'8'' x 11'11'') - Roll up door, light and power. Roll up personal door to the side allowing access to the rear garden.

Workshop - 5.41m'' x 3.12m'' (17'9'' x 10'3'') - Lined work shop fitted with light and power. Two windows to the side.

Garden - The property is approached from the lane via a five bar gate onto an in and out drive which is laid to gravel and partly enclosed by a high mature hedge. The oil tank lies to the front of the garden and is concealed by mature shrubs. Running along the side of the garage and work shop is a covered storage area - ideal for bins and logs. A picket gate opens to a path leading to the back of the house. Immediately to the rear is a covered verandah with view over the rear garden to the adjoining fields. The rest of the garden is laid to lawn with shrub and flower beds. Viewing is essential to really appreciate the external space.

Directions -

From The Sturminster Newton Office - Leave Sturminster via Bath Road heading towards Gillingham. Continue on this road to Marnhull and pass the Crown Inn on your left. Take the next turning right, into Stoneylawn and continue passing the triangle on the left hand side and continue along the lane. The property will be found on the left hand side.


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26 October 2017

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