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2 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

High Street, Spetisbury, Blandford Forum

Sold STC £295,000

Property Description

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A mature 2 bedroom detached Bungalow with Planning Permission for a roof conversion with the undoubted feature being the elevated position overlooking and fronting the River Stour.

* Reception Hall * Lounge * Inner Hall * 2 Bedrooms * Kitchen/Breakfast Room * Utility Room * Bathroom * Front & Rear Gardens * Parking *

Spetisbury is a village situated to the south of Blandford being served with public house, School and Church. The coast is within motoring distance and the surrounding countryside provides walking and recreation. 
Leave Blandford on the A350 continue through the village of Charlton Marshall and into Spetisbury. On entering the village proceed past the Public House and Garage forecourt, Oshawa can then be found on the left after approximately 100 yards.


The property has brick elevations under a tiled roof with the present vendor having obtained Planning Permission in 1995 and having started the conversion process but remains an unfinished project so ideal for the purchaser looking for a property with potential. Planning Permission was granted for 2 additional first floor bedrooms together with a bathroom. The terraced large mature gardens extend down to and front the River Stour with views over the meadows beyond which needs to be viewed to be fully appreciated.

Further Features Include:-

Double Glazed Sealed Unit Windows 
Gas Fired Central Heating to Radiators
Open Fire to Lounge
Woodburner to Kitchen
White Panelled Internal Doors
Moulded Skirting and Architraves
Parking for 2 Cars but Scope for Additional Parking 

Oak front door with leaded light glazed panel to:-

RECEPTION HALL  16'10 (5.13m) max x 11'10 (3.61m) max

With 2 windows to front aspect, radiator, access to roof space via retractable ladder. Door through to inner hallway. 

LOUNGE 16'7 (5.05m) max x 13'8 (4.17m) max

Offering double aspect with UPVC double glazed patio doors onto timber decking with views over the river stour and meadows beyond, chimney breast with open fire facility (chimney breast needs to be extended through the roof to finish), 3 wall lights.


Exposed floorboards, digital control panel for boiler, wall mounted thermostat for central heating, radiator, telephone point.

BEDROOM 1  15'8 x 9'9  (4.78m x 2.97m)

Double glazed sealed unit patio doors to timber decking with views down to the river and meadows beyond. Laminate flooring, ornate coved ceiling, display recess.

BEDROOM 2  13'9 (4.19m) x 10'1 (3.07m) into Bay window

Built-in cupboard, radiator.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM  13'9 (4.19m) max x 13' (3.96m)

Double aspect with door to timber decking and window with views down to the river and meadows beyond, wood burner set in chimney breast with tiled surrounds. Stainless steel single drainer sink unit, range of base and wall units with cupboard and drawer storage, built-in electric oven and grill, 4 ring gas hob, cooker hood. Exposed floorboards, coved ceiling, radiator.

UTILITY ROOM  7'10 x 4'1 (2.39m x 1.24m)

With quarry tiled floor, window to side aspect, door to front. Plumbing for washing machine, wall mounted gas fired boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating, radiator.


White coloured suite comprising panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, shower enclosure with rail and curtain housing Triton electric shower, radiator, exposed floorboards, linen cupboard. Obscure glazed window to front aspect, recessed ceiling lights.


To the front of the property is the DRIVEWAY with PARKING FOR 2 VEHICLES. Steps lead down to front garden with established shrubs being laid to lawn with further steps extending down to Bungalow. (Please note this area could be converted into additional parking if required). Wrought iron gate and path extends down to Utility room. To the rear of the driveway is a timber shed and immediately to the rear of the bungalow extending virtually the full length is a raised timber decking/veranda overlooking the garden and River Stour and the meadows beyond. Steps extend down to the extensive garden predominantly lawned on differing levels with established fruit trees, shrubs and tree. Throughout the garden you have either timber decking or brick paved patio with built-in barbecue. Gardens extend down to the River Stour with ample frontage where the fishing rights can be enjoyed or launching ones paddle boat or canoe. 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 September 2016


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