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St. Andrews Close, Leigh, Sherborne - £240,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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Offered for sale with the advantage of no onward chain and the potential to update is this well proportioned two/three bedroom detached bungalow providing adaptable accommodation and enjoying a quiet village location in the Wriggle Valley with distant rural views. The property is located in the popular and pretty village of Leigh, which lies about five miles from the picturesque and historic town of Sherborne. The village has plenty of community spirit with many events centred around the village hall, there is also the village shop with post office and garage, 15th century church, play park and a variety of clubs and societies. The bungalow boasts a quiet cul de sac position benefiting from uPVC double glazing and electric heating. Although comfortable in its current state it has potential to enhance and mark it to ones own taste. This delightful home will certainly meet many buyers needs and must be viewed to really appreciate the size both inside and outside, as well as its location.



Porch and Hall

Part glazed uPVC front door opens into a useful porch with windows overlooking the side and front gardens and views in the distance. Inset coir matting. Glazed door opens into the hall. Ceiling light. Coat hooks. Wall mounted mirror. Wall shelf. Power and telephone points. Part glazed door with glazed pane to the side opens to the sitting room and further door opening to the inner hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Access to the loft space. Economy 7 electric heater. Storage cupboard with shelves and power point. Doors to all bedrooms and the shower room.

Sitting/Dining Room (6.38m'' x 5.56m'' / 20'11'' x 18'3'')

Maximum measurements - L shaped. Sitting Area - Large window with outlook over the front garden and countryside views in the distance plus high level window to the side. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Coved. Radiator. Economy 7 electric heater. Power, telephone and television points. Open fireplace with timber mantel and tiled hearth.
Dining Area - High level window to one side. Ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Coved. Economy 7 electric heater Power and telephone points. Arch to bedroom three/reception room two. Door and glazed panel to the side opening to the:-

Rear Lobby

Part glazed door to the side opening to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Coat hooks. Part tiled walls. Door to the wet room and sliding door to the:-

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (3.15m'' x 3.12m'' / 10'4'' x 10'3'')

Enjoying a double aspect with windows to the rear and side enjoying views over the rear garden. Ceiling light. Economy 7 electric heater. Power points. Breakfast bar. Fitted with a range of light wood grain effect kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, some with drawers, separate drawer unit and eye level cupboards. Generous amount of work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl ceramic sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for a fridge/freezer. Built in eye level electric oven with pull out storage cupboard under and storage cupboard above. Ceramic hob with extractor hood over.

Wet Room

L shaped room with obscured glazed window to the rear elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Wall mounted electric heater. Chrome heated towel rail. Vanity style wash hand basin with mono tap. Corner low level WC with economy flush facility. Wall mounted mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Walk in shower area with seat and laminate panelled walls. Vinyl flooring.

Master Bedroom (2.97m'' x 2.95m'' / 9'9'' x 9'8'')

Window to the side aspect and sliding patio doors opening to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Economy 7 electric heating. Power and telephone points. Television connection. Built in wardrobe with hanging rail, shelf and housing the electrics plush overhead storage cupboard,

Bedroom Two (2.54m'' x 3.78m'' / 8'4'' x 12'5'')

Measurement excludes the doorway. Window with outlook to the front and enjoying distant views. Ceiling light. Coved. Economy 7 electric heater. Power points. Television connection. Built in double wardrobe with hanging rail, shelf and overhead storage cupboard.

Bedroom Three/Reception Room Two (3.05m x 2.90m'' / 10' x 9'6'')

Maximum measurements - Window with view over the rear garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Coat hooks. Sliding louvre door to the airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves and a power point. Door to the inner hall.

Shower Room

Obscured glazed window to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Part tiled walls. Wall mounted heated towel rail and electric fan heater. Wall mounted mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. WC. Pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled shower cubicle with electric shower. Vinyl tiled floor.


Garage and Parking (5.38m'' x 2.64m'' / 17'8'' x 8'8'')

Measurement excludes the workshop area. Up and over door, light and power. Door to the side with access to the rear garden and opening to the workshop area.


The property is approached from the road on to a tarmacadam drive with space to park one car in front of the garage and another to the side. The front garden is laid to lawn and planted with a variety of shrubs and flowers. A timber gate in between the garage and the bungalow opens to the rear garden. This has a paved seating area with an outside tap. The rest of the garage is laid to lawn bordered by shrub and flower beds plus a separate vegetable patch. The garden is of a good size, enjoying a private aspect.


From Sherborne

Leave Sherborne on the A352 heading towards Dorchester. Before Longburton, take a right turn to Leigh and Lewiston School. Continue to the end of this road and turn right. Proceed through the village passing the garage on the right hand side. Bear to the right at the memorial heading for Yetminster and take the next turning left into St Andrews Close where the property will be found a short distance on the left hand side.