4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Priestlands, Common Lane, Broad Oak, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 2HG

£520,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 BEDROOM DETACHED BUNGALOW
  • FAR-REACHING COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS
  • SUMMER HOUSE
  • 'JOTUL' PEDESTAL WOOD-BURNING STOVE
  • GARAGE BLOCK WITH WORKSHOP
  • EN-SUITE AND FAMILY BATHROOM
  • EXTENSIVE FITTED KITCHEN
  • UPVC DOUBLE GLAZING THROUGHOUT
  • LARGE GARDEN WITH TERRACE
  • AMPLE OFF-ROAD PARKING

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

PRIESTLANDS is an attractive large, individual, detached 3/4 bedroom older style bungalow C1960s, of traditional mellow brick construction under a tiled roof. The generous accommodation comprises 3/4 bedrooms, lounge with wood-burning stove, dining room/bedroom 4, newly-fitted kitchen, fitted family bathroom.  

The property has been much improved and maintained to an exceptionally high standard  by the present owners to provide spacious and comfortable living accommodation, all presented in good decorative order throughout making this a versatile and adaptable home enjoying a stunning locations in this sought after village of Broad Oak with mature gardens and grounds that extend to approximately 1/2 acre with fabulous far reaching countryside views, ample off-road parking with the benefit of attached garage and separate 4 bay garage/workshop block, basement storage under bungalow and large  Summer house (10’ x 10’).  

An early viewing is recommended to secure this desirable village home.   

APPROACHED via easy pull-in onto gently sloping driveway. 5-bar wooden gate opens onto parking apron.  

ENTRANCE PORCH of brick construction with quarry tiled floor and 1/2 panelled door with 1/2 glazed top pain. Fixed windows to side with louvres, full height UPVC double glazed doors open into:  

HALLWAY: (21’9” x 13’9”) spacious reception area with coving and 2 panel radiators. Access to very large insulated loft space, suitable for loft conversion subject to appropriate planning permission. Airing cupboard housing lagged hot water tank with immersion heater, slated wooden shelves.  

SITTING/DINING ROOM: (23’8” x 12’) Wonderful family room, bright and airy being triple aspect, nicely proportioned with good ceiling height. Coving. Polished stone slate with ‘Jotul’ pedestal wood-burning stove. Double panel radiator, ample power points, TV aerial point. Matching double glazed windows enjoying pleasant outlook over gardens. Full matching sliding UPVC double glazed French doors enjoying outlook and access into rear garden, over wooden deck and platform, enjoying fabulous far-reaching countryside views. 


KITCHEN: (16’ x 9’11”) Well-equipped and fitted with an extensive range of light oak wall and floor cupboards with matching drawers and trim. Wall hung cupboards, display cabinet, with shelving to return wall, contrasting roll edge work tops and counters, inset 11/2 bowl stainless steel sink and drainer, swan neck mixer taps, integrated dishwasher, built-in useful larder/pantry cupboard. Room for full height fridge freezer. Tiled splash-back. Range cooker. Wall-hung gas boiler servicing central heating and domestic hot water. Coving, Artexed ceiling. UPVC double glazed window enjoying fabulous countryside views. Panel radiator. Painted ½ wooden door with obscure glazed top panel. 

GLAZED ROOF UTILITY ROOM: Ceramic tiled front facing UPVC double glazed door provides access and exit to and from rear and front garden housing washing machine. Electricity fuse-box. Wooden door opens into garage. 

BEDROOM 1: (14’8” x 12’11”) Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling heights, coving, double panel radiators, ample power points. Dual aspect UPVC double glazed windows enjoy outlook over front. Walk-in wardrobe with hanging rail. 

NEW EN-SUITE SHOWER: (8’2” x 3’10”) Modern white suite comprising fully tiled walk-in shower enclosure ‘Mira’, wash-hand basin, low-level W.C.. Ceramic tiles to walls and splash-back, Halogen spotlights, chrome ladder towel rail/heater. 

BEDROOM 4 / OFFICE: (8’9” x 6’) Useful room. Panel radiator, built-in cupboards, with top cupboards and oval mirror. Double glazed window enjoying pleasant outlook over front. 

FAMILY BATHROOM: White suite comprising low level W.C., flush-fitted cabinets. Dresser top wash-hand basin. Fully tiled walk-in shower enclosure. Obscure double glazed window. Large limestone effect floor tiles. Under-floor heating. 
Chrome ladder towel rail/heater. Extractor vent. 

BEDROOM 2 / DINING ROOM: (13’7” x 9’11”) Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling height. Coving. Panel radiator, power points. UPVC double glazed window enjoying fabulous outlook over garden and countryside views beyond.  

BEDROOM 3: (10’ x 9’9”)  Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling height. Coving. Panel 

radiator, power points. UPVC double glazed window enjoying outlook over garden.  

OUTSIDE: The gardens are an attractive and delightful feature of this property and extend to approximately ½ and acre and lie to the front, side and rear of Priestlands having been well maintained the gardens are predominantly laid to lawn, with ornamental flowerbeds and borders interspersed with a variety of specimen trees. The garden is planted with an abundance of established flowering plants and shrubs providing colour and interest throughout the seasons with productive fruit trees. The garden is fully enclosed by  timber strip lap fencing and established clipped hedging and enjoys a sunny, sheltered, well-drained site with fabulous far-reaching countryside views.  

There is an extensive balcony of wooden decking with iron balustrade rail, enjoying far-reaching countryside views. Steps lead down to a large paved apron creating an area of raised patio and sun terrace. There is a basement area with secure door providing good storage.  

There are a range of useful outbuildings, including an attached garage with up-and-over door with light and power, windows and personal door into workshops.  

There is a useful detached, newly constructed outbuilding of 4 garage bays/workshops with up-and-over doors, light and power positioned to the West side of the property complete with its own driveway and 5 bar wooden gate.  

There is an attractive, large, newly constructed and fully insulated Summer house/studio in the garden (10’ x 10’) plus balcony. 

Outside taps, outside lighting. There is ample parking for caravan/motor-home/horse-box, etc. 

SERVICES: Water, electricity, drainage, and telephone, all subject to the usual utility regulations.    

Council Tax Band: E
EPC rating: D
Property M²: 

TENURE:  Freehold       

VIEWING:  Strictly by appointment through the agents.


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  • Templecombe (7.9 mi)
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Hambledon Estate Agents, Gillingham

19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

01747 633005 Local call rate

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