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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Portman Place, Blandford Forum, DT11

Guide Price £735,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Private Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Built in 1990 as one of a small development of five similar houses at the end of a no-through road, the
house is situated in an enviable position with a good sized garden and with views over the water meadows running alongside the River Stour. EPC Rating D

The entrance hall has an attractive staircase rising to the first floor and the study and cloakroom on one side. On the other side double doors open to the sitting room which has an open fireplace, cornicing and windows on three sides. French windows opening onto the terrace. A further set of double doors open to the dining room, which also has French windows to the terrace and a wide opening through into the kitchen/breakfast room. The principle reception and bedrooms face south west and take full advantage of the delightful aspect and views. Off the kitchen is the utility room, which has a door leading out to the garden. On the first floor is a galleried landing with doors off to the master bedroom with an en-suite dressing room and bathroom, the guest bedroom and en- uite shower room, two further bedrooms and the family bathroom.
The property is approached down a gravelled drive to a parking area in front of the house and adjacent to the double garage. The main garden lies to the rear (SW) of the house and is bounded by close boarded fencing alongside mature shrubs and trees. A paved terrace lies immediately behind the rear of the house and looks out across a centrally placed lawn fringed on either side by flower and shrub borders. The rear section is open to enable the lovely view to be enjoyed fully and where there is a further paved area shielded by mature shrubs. To one side of the house is a timber garden shed and greenhouse.


Shaftesbury 11½ miles. Poole 14¾ miles. (London Waterloo 2 hours). Dorchester 17 miles. Bournemouth Airport 19 miles. Salisbury 24 miles.
There are 7 primary schools to choose from within a 3 mile radius and Blandford Forum has its own secondary school. There is also a wide choice of private schools locally including Clayesmore, Canford, Knighton House, Hanford, Port Regis, Bryanston, Milton Abbey, St Mary's Shaftesbury and the Sherborne schools.
Larger towns within easy reach include Poole,Dorchester, Bournemouth and Salisbury, which all offer a comprehensive selection of shopping, business and recreational facilities.
There are train stations at Poole and Salisbury which have main line services to London Waterloo taking about 2 hours and 1½ hours respectively. There are airports at Bournemouth and Southampton and both offer connections within the UK and to many international destinations.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
30 October 2017

Nearest station

  • Holton Heath (10.9 mi)
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15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

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Nearest station

  • Holton Heath (10.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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