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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Horton, Wimborne, BH21


Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A most impressive 4/5 double bedroom modern village house which has been extensively modernised and extended to a particularly high standard, in a contemporary style.

Halcyon stands in formal gardens and grounds of about 0.5 acres, in the heart of Horton village, about 7 miles north of Wimborne Minster, and close to the renowned Remedy Oak Golf Club.

5 Bedrooms

4 Reception Rooms

Magnificent Kitchen/Family Room

Superb Master Bedroom Suite

4 Bath/Shower Rooms

2 Car Garaging & Excellent Parking

Delightful 0.5 Acre Gardens

Fine Views towards Horton Tower


The accommodation comprises;


IMPRESSIVE RECEPTION HALLWAY: Wide oak floorboards, with 3 recessed LED lights. Full height curved glass block wall. Ceiling downlighters. Under stairs storage space.

CLOAKROOM: Low level WC. Glass bowl on a chrome post, with mixer tap. Ladder style radiator. Fully tiled walls. Quality flooring.

LIVING ROOM: A large, L-shaped room, with a pair of full height, hardwood double glazed casement doors to terrace and garden. Curved glass block wall. Under floor heating.

DINING ROOM: Pair of glazed casement doors from the hallway. Currently used as a study. Wide oak floorboards. Pair of hardwood double glazed casement doors to terrace and garden. Recessed downlighters.

STUDY: Wide oak floorboards. Downlighters. Overlooking the rear sun deck, gardens and paddocks. Recessed downlighters.

SPLIT LEVEL KITCHEN/FAMILY ROOM: The distinctive kitchen was designed, supplied and fitted by Kitchen Elegance of Poole. The kitchen is a particular feature of the house, the units being arranged in an impressive circular configuration. All of the base units are drawers, ensuring ease of access. Excellent range of black, curved, polished African granite work surfaces. 1.5 under-bowl stainless steel sink with mixer tap. Matching liftdoor wall units. 2 full height larder drawers (with stainless steel racking.) Built-in Neff double fan oven. Neff microwave unit with cupboards over and drawers beneath. Inset Neff 5-burner gas hob unit (including wok burner.) Wide extractor unit. Glass splash-plate. Granite upstand. Integrated dishwasher. Space for American style fridge-freezer. Ceramic tiled floor. Downlighters. 2 steps lead to a LARGE FAMILY AREA: Part vaulted ceiling with exposed timbers and star lights. High exposed A-frame screen. 2 pairs of hardwood double glazed casement doors to terrace and garden. Quality tiled flooring. Space for table and 8 chairs. 2 automatic Velux rooflights. Under floor heating. A light, dual aspect room, with fine views of the gardens and paddocks.

LOBBY: Storage cupboards. Door to garage.

LAUNDRY ROOM: Stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and cupboards underneath. wall cupboards. Floor standing oil fired boiler. Space for washing machine and dryer. Ceramic tiled floor. Stable door to outside.

GARDENER'S WC: Low level WC. Wash hand basin. Pressurised water cylinder. Downlighter.

LOUNGE/TV ROOM: An attractive room, currently used as an audio-visual room. Double doors to the garden.

From the reception hall, an oak dogleg staircase leads to THE FIRST FLOOR;

LANDING: Built-in double storage cupboard. Downlighters.

MASTER BEDROOM: A large, impressive split level room, with a high vaulted ceiling, exposed timber, downlighters and star lights. A striking feature is a large, glazed casement door, with full height glazed panels to either side, flanked by a pair of contemporary style vertical designer radiators.

EN SUITE WET ROOM: Large, double shower cubicle with fixed glass screen, overhead 'rainwater' shower and 3 side jets. Ceramic bowl set on a floating unit, with drawers under. Low level WC. Fully tiled walls. Downlighters. Extractor. Ladder style towel radiator. Electric under floor heating (including the shower area.)
A staircase (with recessed lighting) leads to;

SECOND FLOOR DRESSING ROOM/BED 5: Access to eaves storage space. Large rooflight. 2 windows overlooking the rear garden. Door to walk-in wardrobe area.

BEDROOM TWO: A good sized double bedroom. Pair of hardwood double glazed casement doors. Fitted wardrobes.

EN SUITE BATHROOM: Corner bath (with mixer and hand spray shower.) Ceramic basin set on a pedestal, with mixer tap. Low level WC.

BEDROOM THREE: Fitted wardrobes and dressing table. 2 wall storage cupboards. Door to;

EN SUITE SHOWER ROOM: Enclosed shower cubicle, chrome shower and attachment. Corner wash hand basin with pedestal cupboard. Low level WC. Quality flooring.

BEDROOM FOUR: Excellent range of wardrobes, with adjacent open shelves. Views of the front garden.

FAMILY BATH/SHOWER ROOM: Contemporary style. Free standing teardrop bath tub, with free standing chrome tap and shower attachment. Ceramic bowl set on a floating unit, with cupboards under. Low level WC. Corner shower cubicle with chrome 'rainwater' shower. Quality flooring. Downlighters. Large, graphite-coloured vertical designer radiator with chrome towel rail. Full height hardwood double glazed screens overlooking the rear garden.

INTEGRAL 2-CAR GARAGING: Timber up-and-over doors. Personal door. Light and power. Halcyon is approached via a slipway, which leads into a large, gravelled stone driveway, with turning area and space to park several vehicles.

THE FRONT GARDEN: Mainly walled. Large, L-shaped lawn with timber borders. Ornamental oak tree. Feature goldfish pond. Established shrub beds. Large stone terrace. Timber studio/office (with pitched roof and timber shiplap elevations.)

THE REAR GARDEN: Partly walled. Flat lawn with established borders. Wide stone terrace. Large entertaining deck, with balustrade. The garden is completely private. Substantial timber garden store. Small stone terrace. Bunded oil tank, screened by trellising. Mature birch tree. High beech hedges.

DIRECTIONS: From Wimborne, proceed north on the B3078 towards Cranborne for 5 miles. At the Horton Inn, turn right, signposted to Horton. On entering the village, the entrance to Halcyon can be found, just past the centre of the village, on the left hand side.


EPC: Band C.

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08 September 2016


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