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Burton Street, Marnhull, Sturminster Newton - £295,000 For Sale

Property Details

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**NO ONWARD CHAIN**CENTRAL VILLAGE LOCATION**SPACIOUS ACCOMODATION**An attractive semi detached cottage style home boasting around 100.6 sq m (1083 sq ft) of internal space with well proportioned light rooms and set in good sized grounds. The property is just a short walk to the centre of this well served village, which boasts two local shops with post office, hairdressers, public houses, doctor surgery with pharmacy and a church. There is also a village hall, which hosts many events and a well rated primary school. Little is known of the history of the building but is believed that it once served as a shop during the 1950's to the 1970's and was extended upwards in 2006. The property benefits from gas fired heating with underfloor heating in the sitting room and has has a range of Birch shaker style kitchen units. A viewing is strongly recommended to truly appreciate this delightful home and how it would meet a great many potential buyers' needs.


Ground Floor

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (4.65m'' x 3.63m'' / 15'3'' x 11'11'')

Timber stable door with inset glass pane opens into the kitchen/breakfast room. Enjoying a double aspect with cottage style windows with tiled sills to the front and overlooking the rear garden. Recessed ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Coat hooks. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Fitted with a range of solid Birch shaker-style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with two deep pan drawers and a cutlery drawer, eye level cupboards and cabinets with spice drawers, open shelves and plate rack plus pull out larder style cupboard with racks. Good amount of work surfaces with matching upstand. One and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for fridge/freezer. Range style cooker with seven gas burners and choice of ovens( by separate negotiation). Central island with bottle rack, storage cupboards and pull out baskets. Tiled floor. Natural wood panelled door opening to the:-

Sitting/Dining Room (6.55m'' x 5.11m'' / 21'6'' x 16'9'')

Maximum measurements. Two cottage style windows to the front aspect. French doors opening to the rear garden. Recessed ceiling lights and uplighters. Smoke detector. Power and television points. Built in floor cupboard housing the taps for the under floor heating plus display shelves above. Further tall cupboard housing the electrics and providing storage. Engineered Oak flooring with heating under. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboard beneath.

First Floor


Stairs rise and return to a light galleried landing with skylight to the rear. Ceiling light. Natural wood panelled doors to all rooms.

Master Bedroom (3.63m'' x 3.81m'' / 11'11'' x 12'6'')

Cottage style window with deep sill overlooking the lane to the front. Ceiling light. Access to the loft space with pull down ladder. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Natural wood panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Shower Room

Recessed ceiling lights. Large fully tiled shower cubicle with umbrella and wand heads. Pedestal oval shaped wash hand basin with mono tap, tiled splash back and mirror fronted cabinet over. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Radiator. Tiled floor.

Bedroom Two (4.65m'' x 3.43m'' / 15'3'' x 11'3'')

Skylight to the front elevation. Cottage style window to the rear overlooking the garden and fields beyond. Exposed timbers. Recessed ceiling lights. Two radiators. Power and telephone points. Laminate flooring.


Cottage style window overlooking the rear garden and adjoining fields with seat and storage beneath. Recessed ceiling lights. Chrome heated towel rail. Modern white suite consisting of pedestal oblong wash hand basin with tiled splash back, low level WC with dual flush facility and bath with mixer tap and shower attachment plus full height tiling to surrounding walls. Power points. Built in storage cupboard housing the combination gas fired central heating boiler and fitted with shelves. Slate effect vinyl flooring.


Garden and Parking

The property is approached from the lane onto tarmacadam parking space with steps rising to the front and the main entrance. A picket fence and gate provides access to the rear garden. This is mostly laid to lawn edged by beds planted with a variety of shrubs and flowers. Paths lead along the back of the house to the French doors and to the bottom of the garden where there is a raised decked seating area shielded by trellis and from the main garden by a mature privet hedge. There is an old purpose built storage shed with tin roof and a further good sized timber shed. The garden enjoys a good degree of privacy and a southerly aspect.


From the Sturminster Newton

Leave Sturminster via Bath Road heading towards Gillingham. On entering Marnhull take a turning on the left by the church onto Church Hill. Continue on this road which becomes Burton Street. The property will be found on the left hand side opposite the turn for Love Lane and before the turning into Sackmore Lane.