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Pond Close, Henstridge, Templecombe - £289,950 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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**END OF CHAIN**DECEPTIVELY SPACIOUS**QUIET LOCATION**A most beautifully presented and immaculately kept three bedroom detached family home offered for sale with no onward chain and situated in a small cul de sac within walking distance to the well rated primary school and the village centre. The property dates to the mid 1970s and in keeping with the era boasts large windows allowing plenty of natural light to flood the well proportioned interior. This much loved one owner home has been improved over recent years with a new resin drive, electric garage door, replacement uPVC double glazing and new carpeting. The property also benefits from modern electric central heating via radiators. A viewing is absolutely vital to really appreciate this wonderful home and its location, which is within walking distance to the two public houses that serve food, the Indian Cottage restaurant, the village hall and grounds and the village shop that also has a post office service.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

uPVC front door opens into the porch area with painted stone walls. An arch opens to the main entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Dado rail. Radiator. Central heating programmer. Power and telephone points. Stairs rising to the first floor with cupboard under. Natural wood panelled door to the cloakroom and pane glass doors to the dining room and to the:-

Sitting Room (3.33m'' x 4.98m'' / 10'11'' x 16'4'')

Two windows with outlook over the frontage. Ceiling lights. Coved. Central heating thermostat. Radiator. Power and television points.

Dining Room (2.69m'' x 3.05m / 8'10'' x 10')

Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Television connection. Laminate flooring. Swing doors to the kitchen and opening to the:-

Conservatory (2.13m x 3.25m'' / 7' x 10'8'')

Of uPVC double glazed construction with dwarf wall. Windows to the sides and rear plus sliding door opening to the rear garden. Power points. Tiled floor.

Kitchen (2.69m'' x 3.00m'' / 8'10'' x 9'10'')

Part glazed uPVC door to the covered side of the house. Window with outlook over the rear garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Power points. Fitted with a range of country style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards. Generous amount of work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl sink and drainer with mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer. Space for slot in electric cooker. Tiled floor.


Obscured glazed window to the side elevation. Ceiling light. Tiled walls. Chrome heated towel rail. Wall mounted electric central heating boiler. Vanity style wash hand basin with mono tap. Low level WC with concealed cistern. Tiled floor.

First Floor


Stairs rise to a good sized landing with window to the side elevation. Ceiling light. Access to the loft space. Dado rail. Power point. Storage cupboard fitted with shelves. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves. Natural wood panelled doors to all rooms.

Master Bedroom (4.62m'' x 3.99m'' / 15'2'' x 13'1'')

Maximum measurement - into recess. Window to the rear with view over the garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Television connection. Recessed area - ideal for wardrobes or dressing table.

Bedroom Two (3.40m'' x 2.77m'' / 11'2'' x 9'1'')

Window to the front with partial rural views in the distance. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Deep wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom Three (2.36m'' x 2.16m'' / 7'9'' x 7'1'')

Sliding door from the landing. Window tot he front with country views in the distance. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points.


Obscured glazed window to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Coved. Dado rail. Radiator. Fitted with a suite consisting of shower cubicle with folding door and electric shower, low level WC, corner bath with corner mixer tap and telephone style shower attachment plus a vanity style wash hand basin. Vinyl flooring.


Parking and Garage (5.84m'' x 2.44m / 19'2'' x 8')

The property is accessed from the cul de sac onto a drive leading up to the garage with enough space to park about five cars or three cars and a caravan/boat. The larger than average single garage has an electric roll up door, light and power and is fitted with shelves. There is also a door to the rear garden.


The majority of the front garden is laid to gravel and partly enclose by mature hedging. The drive is bordered by an easy maintenance bed planted with a variety of shrubs and flowers . A gate to one side opens to a path leading under a covered area to the rear garden. Again, this has been landscaped for ease of maintenance in mind. The garden is an absolute delight having been influenced by foreign travel. There is also a useful purpose built storage shed and under cover seating area. The garden enjoys a sunny and quite private aspect.


From the Sturminster Newton Office

Leave Sturminster via Bridge Street. At the traffic lights go over the bridge and turn right onto the A357. Continue on this road for about 5 miles and turn left for Stalbridge. Go through the town. The next village is Henstridge. Continue onto the High Street and follow the road going passed the "Bird in Hand" and take the next turning left into Park Road. Pond Close is the first turning left where the property will be found a short distance on the right hand side.