4 bedroom detached bungalow for saleGreen Lane, Stour Row, Shaftesbury
Sold STC £475,000
Full descriptionA 4 bedroom chalet style home offering versatile living accommodation, rural views and equestrian facilities including stabling, ménage and paddocks totalling 2.58 acres.
* Entrance Porch * Entrance Hall * Kitchen/Dining/Breakfast Room * Family Room * Sitting Room * 2 Ground Floor Bedrooms * Utility /Tack Room * Bathroom * 2 First Floor Bedrooms one with En-suite Shower Room & Dressing Area * Parking * Timber Store * Paddock, Stabling & Ménage * Garden *
Shaftesbury is a historical market town surrounded by open countryside, it is perfect for those who enjoy leisurely outdoor pursuits such as walking, cycling and riding but with the benefit of being within easy reach of amenities. Nearby Shaftesbury provides a variety of everyday services and shops including public houses, cafes, restaurants, independent and high street shops, a doctor's surgery and a cottage hospital.
The local schools are excellent and are within easy reach; these include St Mary's School, Clayesmore, Port Regis, Sandroyd and many highly regarded local state schools.
The communication links in the area are very good with the A303 just a few miles to the north providing road access to London & the West and a mainline railway station at either Gillingham (5 miles) or Tisbury (9.3 miles) serving London Waterloo (approximately two hours).
Leave Blandford Forum on the A350 proceeding on the lower Shaftesbury Road through the Villages of Stourpaine, Iwerne Minster, Sutton Waldron and on entering the village of Fontmell Magna turn left signposted Bedchester, East and West Orchard. Bear left again and follow the road ahead for approximately 2 miles onto the Village of Hartgrove, turn right signposted to Shaftesbury. After approximately 1/4 of a mile turn left signposted Margaret Marsh, follow this road for approximately 2 miles. Beyond the 30 mile an hour speed limit signs and after approximately 100 yds you will find Dormers on your left hand side.
Dormers is a detached chalet style residence with a mix of rendered and stone block elevations under a tiled roof. In more recent years it has been extended to provide a larger Kitchen/Dining Room but still offers scope for further improvement. The accommodation is arranged over 2 floors offering the flexibility of both first and ground floor bedrooms. The undoubted feature is the 2.58 acres that Dormers stands in, ideal for the horse enthusiast as the property not only offers stabling and paddocks but also the added benefit of a Ménage.
Further features include:-
UPVC Double Glazing
Oil Fired Central Heating to Radiators
Extensive Range of Kitchen Units
Edge of Village Location with Rural Views
With UPVC double glazed windows, tiled floor. Sliding patio doors to:-
With stairs extending to first floor, radiator, wood block flooring, wall mounted thermostat, coved ceiling, cloaks cupboard, radiator.
Kitchen/Dining Area 16'2 (4.93m) x 10'10 (3.3m) plus Breakfast Area of 13'6 (4.11m) x 7'10 (2.39m)
Offering triple aspect with extensive range of base and wall units providing cupboard and drawer storage with under pelmet lighting, extensive Granite worktops with matching up-stands, Calor gas fired range cooker included with matching cooker hood above (Calor gas rings with electric ovens), space for American style fridge freezer with cupboard storage above and tall unit adjacent, tiled flooring, Belfast 1 1/2 bowl sink inset with Victorian style mixer tap, further double tall unit and range of units to breakfast area with Granite effect worktop. TV aerial lead, French doors to rear garden, telephone point, 2 radiators, partial coved ceiling.
FAMILY ROOM 11'11 (3.63m) x 11'7 (3.53m)
Window to front aspect and feature arch through to sitting room, 2 wall lights, radiator.
SITTING ROOM 17'2 (5.23m) x 12' (3.66m)
With patio doors overlooking paddocks and farmland beyond, open fire set in stone surrounds with quarry tiled hearth and mantle, coved ceiling, radiator.
BEDROOM 4 16'3 (4.95m) x 8'4 (2.54m)
Offering double aspect with timber panelled walls, radiator.
UTILITY/TACK ROOM 8'2 (2.49m) x 7'6 (2.29m)
With 2 obscure glazed windows to side aspect (not UPVC), plumbing for washing machine, oil fired boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating. Walk through to Lobby area with window overlooking paddocks and countryside beyond (not UPVC), replacement double glazed door to outside.
BEDROOM 3 10'5 (3.18m) x 9'11 (3.02m)
Window to front aspect, laminate flooring, radiator.
White coloured suite comprising panelled bath with side mounted mixer tap, fitted shower above same, vanity wash hand basin with cupboard storage under, push button low level WC, generous tiled splashbacks, ladder style radiator, obscure glazed window to side aspect.
Window to front aspect, access to roof space, eaves storage access.
BEDROOM 1 14' (4.27m) max x 13'9 (4.19m) max
With Dormer window to front aspect, radiator, eaves access, exposed floorboards, TV point, radiator.
With 2 sets of built-in double wardrobes, airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder, exposed floorboards.
With Dormer window to front aspect, panelled bath with fitted shower above same, low level WC, wash hand basin, radiator, light shaver socket.
BEDROOM 2 11'1 (3.38m) x 10'5 (3.18m)
Window to side aspect, radiator. Built-in cupboard and eaves storage.
The property is approached via a 5 bar gate leading to tarmacadam parking area and timber store. Front garden is laid lawn with established trees and shrubs with further 5 bar gated access and drive leading to the rear westerly facing garden and paddock/stabling. Immediately adjacent to the rear of the bungalow is the timber decking and paved seating areas leading to remainder of garden being lawned and bounded by post and rail fencing. Flower shrub beds and borders. Oil storage tank. The equestrian facilities include 3 paddocks with a mix of post and rail fencing and mature hedging, Ménage with a rubber and sand base and a pair of stable blocks comprising of 4 loose boxes, feed store, concrete apron, power, light. water.
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