1 Market House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AS   01258 473030   | 2 The Centre, High Street, Gillingham SP8 4AB   01747 824547

New Close, Bourton - £220,000 For Sale

Property Details

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A delightful mid terraced home with three good sized bedrooms and enjoying a peaceful location at the end of a small cul de sac in the popular Dorset village of Bourton. The village boasts a public house - The White Lion, garage with convenience store and a primary school plus there is a regular bus service to Gillingham. Further facilities will be found at Wincanton, Mere and the old market town of Gillingham, which also has a mainline train station. We believe that the property was built i the late 1970s/early 1980s and has been the very much loved and enjoyed home to our seller for about twenty years. During this time it has been well maintained and benefits from two new modern economy 7 electric heaters and a replacement hot water cylinder plus a new decked sun terrace to the back of the house. There is potential to further improve by developing the porch area into a utility or study area and creating additional parking to the front. The property benefits from uPVC double glazing throughout with most windows having an attractive Georgian bar inlay. The property makes a great first time buy or family home as well as satisfying many other needs. Viewing is essential to appreciate this home and its location.


Ground Floor

Porch and Hal

Part glazed uPVC front door opens into a good sized porch that could be used as a utility area or a study space. Window to the side aspect. Ceiling light. Access to a loft space. Power point. Vinyl flooring. Glazed door to the:-
Hall - Ceiling light. Power point. Door to the cloakroom and pane glass door to the:-

Sitting/Dining Room (5.49m x 3.86m'' / 18' x 12'8'')

Maximum measurements - L shaped. Window to the front of the property. Ceiling light. Coved. Modern economy 7 electric heater. Power and television points. Door to under stairs cupboard fitted with light. Pane glass door to the:-

Kitchen/Breakfast Room (2.64m'' x 4.80m'' / 8'8'' x 15'9'')

Window with view over the rear garden and glazed door with full height window to one side opening to the decked sun terrace. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Wall shelf. Fitted with a range of farmhouse style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards. Work surface with tiled splash back. Stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for a fridge/freezer. Space for an electric slot in cooker with extractor hood over. Vinyl flooring.


Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Extractor fan. Wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splash back and shelf over. Low level WC.

First Floor


Stair rise to the galleried landing. Ceiling light. Access to the loft space. Modern economy 7 electric heater. Power point. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder.

Main Bedroom (4.09m'' x 2.62m'' / 13'5'' x 8'7'')

Measurement excludes the doorway. Window to the rear overlooking the garden and countryside. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Power and telephone points. Wall shelves.

Bedroom Two (4.04m'' x 2.64m'' / 13'3'' x 8'8'')

Measurement excludes the doorway. Window to the front with distant countryside views. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Power points.

Bedroom Three (3.02m'' x 2.11m'' / 9'11'' x 6'11'')

Window to the front with partial countryside views. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Power points.


Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Suite consisting of bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, wood panelled side and tiled splash back, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Heated towel rail. Wall mounted wash hand basin.



The garage is located in a block close to the property and is on the left hand side (4th along with a white door). There is plenty of on road parking and the potential to create a parking space to the front of the house.


To the front of the house there is a lawn with path leading to the front door. The rear garden enjoys a sunny aspect and is of a good size. Mostly laid to lawn with a decked sun terrace to the back of the house with steps leading down to the garden and a further paved seating area at the bottom of the garden where there is a gate to a path leading to the garage block.


From the Gillingham Office

Follow the road down the High Street until you reach the junction. Turn right and as you approach the 'co-operative roundabout', take the first exit heading towards Mere. At the next roundabout go straight over. Take a turning left - just before Milton Lodge heading to Silton. At the T junction turn left. Take the second turning right into Mill Lane, then right again into New Close where the property will be found at the end of the cul de sac.