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4 bedroom house for sale

Milborne Wood, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2

Sold STC £445,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Study
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Playroom
  • Double Garage
  • In all extends to approx 0.6 of an acre (0.24 hectares)

Full description

A spacious 4 bedroom detached older style house with double garage and south easterly views, set in a plot of just over half an acre in a rural location between Milborne St Andrew and Puddletown. EPC Band F

The house was originally built for the Debenham Estate as a farm manager's house, during the 1920's with colour washed elevations mainly of 'Debenham Blocks' under a tiled roof. Occupying a rural location off the A354 between Puddletown and Milborne St Andrew, approximately a mile from Milborne, the house enjoys rural south easterly views to the rear over open farmland and is set in level gardens of just over half of an acre (0.2 hectares) with ample parking and double garage. An ideal family home with 4 reception rooms and 4 bedrooms there is scope to update if required but there is oil fired central heating and part replacement uPVc double glazing. Offered with vacant possession there is no upward chain.

Milborne Wood is a cluster of houses approximately one mile from Milborne St Andrew. Milborne St Andrew is situated in the heart of Dorset on the edge of the Blackmore Vale between the market towns of Dorchester and the Georgian town of Blandford Forum. The coastal resorts of Poole and Bournemouth are approximately 20 miles. Milborne is a thriving community with its own primary school, historic Norman church, general store and Post Office. Nearby is the famous village of Milton Abbas with its private school and whitewashed cottages, designed by Capability Brown and made famous as the location for the film The Browning Version. There is excellent access to the towns of Blandford Forum, Dorchester and Poole for a much broader range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities. It is within Thomas Hardye School Catchment. Travel links are excellent with a fast and regular train service from Moreton, Dorchester and Wool to London Waterloo. Road links East / West are the A35 / A31 and North / South are the A354 / A350.

Metal field style gate and tarmacadam driveway with turning/additional parking space leads to the Double Garage 19'5 x 19' with twin up-and-over doors, personnel door, light and power. To the side of the garage is the oil storage tank and to the rear is a timber wood store. The gardens which are hedged surround the property and are primarily lawned with planted beds and borders, soft fruit section and various mature trees including field maple, apple, plum and pear. The rear boundary adjoins farmland and in all extends to approx 0.6 of an acre (0.24 hectares).

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Added on Rightmove:
26 September 2016

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