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4 bedroom bungalow for sale

Frome St Quintin, Dorchester, DT2

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • 37' Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Bath/Shower Room and ensuite
  • Cloak/Boiler Room
  • Double Garage
  • Car Port
  • Total area extending to approx 1/2 an acre

Full description

A detached individual 4 bedroom Bungalow in a wonderful location enjoying southerly views towards open countryside and set in approximately HALF acre gardens within this rural village between Dorchester and Yeovil. EPC Band E

Westholme which is detached has reconstituted stone and cedar clad elevations with uPVC and powder coated aluminium double glazed windows under a concrete tiled roof. Extended for the present vendor in a contemporary style to the rear, the property enjoys a wonderful location within this unspoilt village, with southerly views across the surrounding countryside and to the west a pretty church/chapel. Standing in a level lawned plot of approximately ½ an acre (0.2 hectares) a sweeping driveway with ample parking leads to the detached double garage. The adaptable accommodation is well proportioned with excellent sitting room, large new Kitchen/Dining Room across the rear of the bungalow, 4 double bedrooms, ensuite and main bathroom and oil fired central heating to radiators and underfloor to the new extension. The tasteful contemporary extension featuring vaulted ceilings and tall windows together with the spacious original rooms have provided an individual home thought equally suited to the family or active retired who seek a country village location.

Frome St Quintin is located within the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) designated for its varied and beautiful landscapes. Local facilities are available in nearby villages Cattistock and Evershot. A wide range of shops and amenities can be found in the County Town of Dorchester, Yeovil and Sherborne. Communication links are good with the A37 about a mile to the north east. The A303 is approximately 15 miles to the north for access to London and the West Country. There are mainline rail services to London Waterloo from Yeovil and Dorchester.

There are numerous sporting and recreational opportunities: the local area has numerous bridleways and footpaths popular with horse riders and walkers alike. There is racing at Wincanton, Exeter and Taunton and hunting and pony club activities are with the Cattistock. Golf can be played at nearby Halstock and Cheddington. Sailing and water sports can be enjoyed at Weymouth and along the south coast.
The area abounds with good schools including The Park School at Yeovil, St Anthony's Leweston, Sherborne boys and girls and Milton Abbey.

Entrance gate and the driveway, with central planted bed, leads to the detached DOUBLE GARAGE 24'1" x 17' with twin up-and-over doors, personal door, light and power. Between the garage and the bungalow double gates give access to a concrete courtyard style area with CAR PORT 16'1" x 14'9" attached to the rear of the garage. The front and side gardens are laid to lawn with rose and planted borders and there is a large paved and gravelled terrace adjacent the sitting room, 3rd bedroom and dining area patio doors. Lawned rear garden with fruit trees and Aluminium greenhouse. The garden enjoys the rural views with the total area extending to approximately ½ an acre (0.2 hectares).

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 August 2016

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