Boasting a slightly elevated position on the outskirts of the pretty market town of Sturminster Newton is this lovely semi detached family home that enjoys some countryside views and is presented for sale with no onward chain. We believe that the property dates to around the 1930's and is now is need of some general updating, however, it does offer comfortable living as is with well proportioned room sizes as well as offering flexible usage. The property benefits from uPVC double glazing and has economy 7 electric heating. A early viewing is highly recommended to really appreciate this charming property and how one could mark it with one's own stamp plus its location, which is on the doorstep of the beautiful Blackmore Vale countryside and just a few minutes drive to the town where there are a selection of chain stores and independent shops, doctor and dentist surgeries, schooling for all ages and a variety of entertainment venues.
Porch and Hall
Part glazed uPVC front door opens into a useful porch with window to the side. Ceiling light. Tiled floor. Part glazed door opening to the hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Economy 7 electric heater. Telephone point. Stairs rising to the first floor. Natural wood panelled doors to the store and dining room and pane glass door to the:-
Sitting Room (5.11m'' x 3.48m'' / 16'9'' x 11'5'')
Window overlooking the front garden and countryside in the distance. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Coved. Economy 7 electric heater. Power, telephone and television points. Open fireplace with tiled surround and hearth. Pane glass door to the kitchen and arch to the:-
Garden Room (2.39m'' x 2.87m'' / 7'10'' x 9'5'')
Sliding patio doors opening to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Economy 7 electric heater. Power points.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room (5.74m'' x 4.11m'' / 18'10'' x 13'6'')
Maximum measurements - Two windows overlooking the drive to the side and window with outlook to the rear garden. Part glazed door to the rear garden. Ceiling lights. Two economy 7 electric heaters. Wall mounted electric fan heater. Recess with shelves. Fitted with a range of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit and eye level cupboards. Generous amount of work surfaces. Part tiled walls. Stainless steel sink and drainer. Space for a slot in electric cooker. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Space for a fridge/freeze. Door to large under stairs storage cupboard. Part vinyl and part carpet floor. Part glazed door to the:-
Window with tiled sill to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Corner vanity style wash hand basin. Mirror and mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Low level WC. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Part tiled walls. Ceramic tile effect vinyl flooring.
Dining Room (3.35m x 3.07m'' / 11' x 10'1'')
Window overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Picture rail. Economy 7 electric heater. Power points.
Store (cloaks cupboard) (1.35m'' x 1.12m'' / 4'5'' x 3'8'')
Window to the side aspect. Ceiling light.
Stairs rise and curve up to a galleried landing with window to the side aspect. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Access to the loft space. Picture rail. Economy 7 electric heater. Power point. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with a slatted shelf. Panelled doors to all rooms.
Master Bedroom (3.20m'' x 3.56m'' / 10'6'' x 11'8'')
Window to the front with countryside views in the distance. Ceiling light. Picture rail. Electric panel heater. Power and telephone points.
Bedroom Two (3.12m'' x 3.18m'' / 10'3'' x 10'5'')
Window to the rear boasting delightful field views. Ceiling light. Picture rail. Electric wall mounted panel heater. Power points. Built in double wardrobe with hanging rail and shelves. Recess with wall shelves.
Bedroom Three (2.44m x 4.34m'' / 8' x 14'3'')
Partly sloping ceilings. Window to the front with rural view in the distance. Ceiling light. Economy 7 electric heater. Power points. Built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf.
Window to the rear enjoying a lovely rural outlook. Tongue and groove ceiling. Ceiling light. Tiled walls. Electric heater. Suite consisting of low level WC, vanity style wash hand basin with mirror fronted bathroom cabinet over and bath with wood panelled side and mixer tap with telephone style shower attachment.
Garage and Parking
The property is approached from the road onto a long drive flanked by raised shrub and flower beds. There is enough space to park about four cars and leads to the garage with up and over door. A timber gate opens into the rear garden.
A path leads from the drive to the front door with the remainder of the frontage being laid to lawn and beds planted with a variety of shrubs and flowers. The rear garden has been attractively designed with a paved seating area, lawn and shrub and flower beds. There is also an ornamental pond, summerhouse and shed. The garden is nicely proportioned and enjoys a sunny aspect with good privacy.
From the Sturminster Newton Office
Leave the town via Bridge Street at the traffic lights continue over the bridge and turn right onto the A357 heading towards Sherborne. Take the next turning left into Glue Hill, signposted Hazelbury Bryan. The property will be found on the right hand side, just after the turning to HIllcrest Close.