5 bedroom detached house to rent

Walton Elms, Marnhull, Dorset, DT10 1QG

Let Agreed £1,850 pcm
fees apply

Property Description

Letting information:

Furnishing: Unfurnished
Letting type: Long term
Added on Rightmove: 04 September 2018 (99 days ago)

Key features

  • substantial family home
  • Five Bedrooms & two bathrooms
  • three reception rooms
  • garage and outbuildings

Full description

An impressive period family home on the edge of the popular village of Marnhull, this is a substantial and robust family home.

The village of Marnhull benefits from two pubs, doctors, shops and garage. The larger town of Sturminster Newton is within a few minutes drive, with Blandford Forum, Gillingham and Yeovil all being within reasonable travelling distance. Rail links are found at Gillingham, putting London in just under two hours rail travel.

Local history suggests the origins of the house was once an inn, made notable by Thomas Hardy as Rollivers!.

The house is set back from the road behind a low wall and hedging, a driveway leads down to the side and provides parking at the rear.

There is a delightful south facing walled garden laid to lawn and bounded with stocked beds with mature shrubs and trees, at one end is the Victorian Greenhouse with producing vine.

Accommodation is well appointed, with quality window dressings being provided as part of the let.

Accommodation as follows:-

Entrance Hall with wooden floor, doors to reception rooms, and corridor leading to Cloakroom, and sweeping stairs to first floor.

Drawing Room - (15'x15') with full height bay window opening to garden, open fire.

Family Room / Study - (15'4x14'9) with wood burning stove.

Dining Room - with open fire and garden outlook, built in cabinets around fireplace.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - (23 x 16'6) modern fitted units, Aga (electric and oil), ample storage, and space for appliances, area for large table,

door to side hall.

Conservatory - (14' x 10') with side doors to garden.

Side Hall and Back Stairs.

Utility Room - with plumbing for appliances (12'7 x 8).

Boot Room / Rear Hall and Cloakroom with door leading to Porch and on to yard.

From the hall, stairs rise to the Gallery Landing with view to front of house, and inner landing leading off.

Bedroom One - Dual aspect (front) (16x16) built in cupboard and decorative period fireplace.

Bedroom Two - Dual aspect (15'7x14) built in cupboard and decorative period fireplace.

Inner Landing, with stairs dropping to side hall at far end.

Bedroom Three - (18x 14) Side aspect to garden with two windows, decorative fireplace, with adjoining Bathroom with bath and handheld shower.

Family Bathroom - recently improved with white suite, fully tiled, heated towel rail, bath and separate shower.

Bedroom Four - (11'7x9'11) Side facing, with built in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Five (11'7x11'3) rear outlook, decorative fireplace, built in storage.

Outside - Drive and parking area for several cars, Open fronted Garage (18x18)Workshop and store..Open Barn could be utilised for stabling with necessary permission from agent.Pond area (fenced off), Greenhouse. A further half acre plot of rough ground gives way to fruit trees, vegetable plot, fruit cage and tree-house

Oil central heating and solar panel reducing electrical costs. Secondary glazing

Pets and children accepted within reason

Please note, in the grounds of the property is a cottage, which is occasionally used when the landlord is visiting family .,An impressive period family home on the edge of the popular village of Marnhull, this is a substantial and robust family home.

The village of Marnhull benefits from two pubs, doctors, shops and garage. The larger town of Sturminster Newton is within a few minutes drive, with Blandford Forum, Gillingham and Yeovil all being within reasonable travelling distance. Rail links are found at Gillingham, putting London in just under two hours rail travel.

Local history suggests the origins of the house was once an inn, made notable by Thomas Hardy as Rollivers!.

The house is set back from the road behind a low wall and hedging, a driveway leads down to the side and provides parking at the rear.

There is a delightful south facing walled garden laid to lawn and bounded with stocked beds with mature shrubs and trees, at one end is the Victorian Greenhouse with producing vine.

Accommodation is well appointed, with quality window dressings being provided as part of the let.

Accommodation as follows:-

Entrance Hall with wooden floor, doors to reception rooms, and corridor leading to Cloakroom, and sweeping stairs to first floor.

Drawing Room - (15'x15') with full height bay window opening to garden, open fire.

Family Room / Study - (15'4x14'9) with wood burning stove.

Dining Room - with open fire and garden outlook, built in cabinets around fireplace.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room - (23 x 16'6) modern fitted units, Aga (electric and oil), ample storage, and space for appliances, area for large table,

door to side hall.

Conservatory - (14' x 10') with side doors to garden.

Side Hall and Back Stairs.

Utility Room - with plumbing for appliances (12'7 x 8').

Boot Room / Rear Hall and Cloakroom (no. 2) with door leading to Porch and on to yard.

From the hall, stairs rise to the Gallery Landing with view to front of house, and inner landing leading off.

Bedroom One - Dual aspect (front) (16'x16') built in cupboard and decorative period fireplace.

Bedroom Two - Dual aspect (15'7x14') built in cupboard and decorative period fireplace.

Inner Landing, with stairs dropping to side hall at far end.

Bedroom Three - (18'x 14') Side aspect to garden with two windows, decorative fireplace, with adjoining Bathroom with bath and handheld shower.

Family Bathroom - recently improved with white suite, fully tiled, heated towel rail, bath and separate shower.

Bedroom Four - (11'7x9'11) Side facing, with built in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Five - (11'7x11'3) rear outlook, decorative fireplace, built in storage.

Outside - Drive and parking area for several cars, Open fronted Garage (18'x18')Workshop and store..Open Barn - could be utilised for stabling with necessary permission from agent.Pond area (fenced off), Greenhouse. A further half acre plot of rough ground gives way to fruit trees, vegetable plot, fruit cage and tree-house

Oil central heating and solar panel reducing electrical costs. Secondary glazing

Pets and children accepted within reason

Please note, in the grounds of the property is a cottage, which is occasionally used when the landlord is visiting family .


Nearest station

  • Templecombe (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Stockwood Lettings, Sherborne

5 Tilton Court, Digby Road, Sherborne, DT9 3NL

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Nearest station

  • Templecombe (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Stockwood Lettings, Sherborne

5 Tilton Court, Digby Road, Sherborne, DT9 3NL

01935 589098 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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