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3 bedroom detached house for sale

North Street, Winterborne Stickland, Blandford Forum

Sold STC £375,000

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A superb Grade ll listed detached Period Cottage offered in excellent decorative order and retaining much of its original character including exposed beams and Inglenook fireplace, situated in the popular Winterborne Valley.

* Rear Entrance Lobby * Bathroom * Utility Room * Kitchen/Dining Room * Sitting Room * 2 Ground Floor Bedrooms * 2 First Floor Bedrooms * En-suite Bathroom with Dressing Area * Garden * Parking *


Winterborne Stickland forms part of the Winterborne Valley, approximately 4 miles from Blandford Forum.  Local amenities include Public House, Parish Church and Nursery/Pre-School, whilst Blandford itself offers varied amenities. The County town of Dorchester is approximately 12 miles, Poole with its commercial and sporting facilities is 19 miles approximately and Bournemouth, approximately 25 miles. 


From Blandford market place proceed past the Crown Hotel and over the roundabout.  Take the 2nd right signposted Winterborne Stickland. On entering the village bear left and continue straight ahead and you will find the property on your left hand side after approximately 200 yards.


Midsummer Cottage is a traditional detached thatched cottage with brick and flint elevations which has also been sympathetically extended to the rear under a tiled roof now offering the flexibility of additional Reception Rooms or Bedroom accommodation.
Many traditional features have been retained including Bread Oven in the Inglenook fireplace, exposed brick, timber beams mixed together with the more modern open plan living space which the Kitchen Dining Room provides.

Further features include:-

Double Glazed Sealed Unit Windows
Oil Fired Central Heating to Radiators
Woodburner to Impressive Inglenook Fireplace
Superb Oak Fronted Kitchen with Range Cooker Included
Internal Pine Latched Doors
White Bathroom Suite


Door to:-


With tiled flooring. Wall mounted thermostat for central heating.

BEDROOM 3  13'9 (4.19m) x 8'8 (2.64m)

Leaded light window to front aspect with secondary double glazing, radiator, window seat. Door and stairs extending to first floor. Door to Porch.

STUDY/BEDROOM 4  9'9 (2.97m) x 7'9 (2.36m) Currently used as a Gym Room

Offering double aspect with French doors to rear garden. Radiator, tiled flooring, telephone point.


White coloured suite comprising panelled bath with fitted shower above same, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, extractor fan. Obscure glazed window giving natural light, radiator.

UTILITY ROOM  13' (3.96m) x 6'1 (1.85m)

Window overlooking rear garden. Extensive range of base and wall units providing cupboard and drawer storage, Belfast style sink with Victorian style tap, floor mounted oil fired boiler serving domestic hot water and central heating, space and plumbing for washing machine, tiled flooring, radiator, recessed ceiling lights.

KITCHEN/DINING ROOM  19'6 (5.94m) x 11'9 (3.58m)

Offering double aspect with French doors to rear garden. Extensive range of oak fronted base and wall units providing cupboard and drawer storage, ample worksurfaces with complimentary mosaic tiled splashbacks, 5 ring Rangemaster cooker with matching cooker hood above, stainless steel 1 1/2 bowl single drainer sink unit with mixer tap, plumbing for dishwasher, tiled flooring extending to Dining area, double radiator, Sky TV point, cold water supply for American style fridge freezer.

SITTING ROOM  17'4 (5.28m) x 12'9 (3.89m)

Two windows to front aspect with window seating below and secondary double glazing. Impressive Inglenook fireplace with Bresumer beam above and bread oven, woodburner and quarry tiled flooring, recessed feature lighting, base cupboard adjacent, radiator, Sky and Terrestrial TV point. Engineered Osk Wood Flooring. Door and stairs to first floor.


Window giving natural light. Radiator, hand painted timber panelling, exposed beams, access to roof space, eaves storage.

BEDROOM 1  15'4 (4.67m) x 14'9 (4.5m)

Window to front aspect with secondary double glazing. Exposed beams, telephone point, feature brick chimney breast, Satellite TV point, radiator. Walk through to:-


With pine fronted base cupboards and wardrobes. Door to:-


Comprising panelled bath with shower above, pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, Velux window giving natural light.

BEDROOM 2  11'6 (3.51m) max x 7'7 (2.31m)

Window to front aspect with secondary double glazing, radiator, exposed beams, hand painted timber panelling to one wall.


Small area of side garden comprising well stocked flower shrub beds and borders with slate path to front door. PARKING SPACE adjacent. Further solid door to Porch with leaded light windows. The fully enclosed rear garden comprises a shingle stone seating area adjacent to Study/Bedroom 3 and Kitchen with steps leading via pergola with established climber to remainder of garden being partially paved and lawned with well stocked flower shrub beds and borders. The former Carport has been converted into a superb covered seating area which overlooks the garden and provides good sunset views depending on the time of the year.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
18 November 2016


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