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

Back Lane, Kington Magna - £360,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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A pleasant looking detached bungalow offering well balanced accommodation with three generously sized bedrooms, enjoying a peaceful lane side location in the desirable village of Kington Magna and boasting some splendid views over the beautiful Blackmore Vale countryside. We believe that the property dates to the 1970s and has been the much loved and enjoyed home to our sellers for about three and half years. During this time the bungalow has been well maintained and improved with new carpets to the sitting room as well as installing a feature fireplace with coal effect living flame electric fire. The property also benefits from uPVC double glazing throughout and oil fired central heating via radiators. The bungalow provides comfortable accommodation with plenty of natural light and flexible room usage depending on needs. This lovely home must be viewed to truly appreciate, not just the inside accommodation but also the outside as well as its surroundings and the village, which boasts a medieval pond near the Norman church which was restored in 1862 and hall with hosts a variety of activities. Gillingham is about three and half miles away where there is a range of shops and mainline train station serving London Waterloo and the West Country.



Side Porch/Boot Room (2.13m x 2.18m'' / 7' x 7'2'')

Part glazed door opens into a useful area with windows to the side, front and rear. Tongue and groove ceiling and clad walls. Ceiling light. Slate effect vinyl flooring. Cupboard housing the combination oil fired central heating boiler. Shoe storage shelves. Part glazed timber door to the:-

Kitchen/Dining Room (5.56m'' x 2.44m / 18'3'' x 8')

Kitchen Area - Window with tiled sill overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Power points. Fitted with a range of kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, two separate drawer units with cutlery and deep pan drawers and eye level cupboards with open ended display shelves and bottle rack. Generous amount of work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Space for fridge/freezer. Space and plumbing for a slimline dishwasher and for a washing machine. Space for an electric cooker. Painted wood effect laminate flooring. Opens to the dining area with window overlooking the front garden, ceiling light, coved, radiator, central heating programmer and painted wood effect laminate flooring. White panelled door to the:-

Inner Hall

Ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Access to the loft space. Coved. Power point. Storage cupboard. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Sitting Room (5.61m'' x 4.22m'' / 18'5'' x 13'10'')

Maximum measurements. Enjoying a double aspect with window to the side and sliding patio doors opening to the decked seating area and enjoying rural views in the distance. Ceiling and wall lights. Coved. Radiator. Power and television points. Fireplace with marble effect surround and coal effect electric fire.

Bedroom One (4.06m'' x 3.48m'' / 13'4'' x 11'5'')

Maximum measurements - Window with outlook over the rear garden and countryside beyond. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power and television points. White panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Bathroom Room

Window with view over the rear garden and countryside in the distance. Recessed ceiling light and combined light/extractor fan. Tiled walls. Wall mounted mirror. Radiator. Suite consisting of low level WC with economy flush facility, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap and 'P' shaped bath with central taps. Chrome heated towel rail. Slate effect laminate flooring.

Bedroom Two (3.35m x 3.23m'' / 11' x 10'7'')

Currently being used as a dining room. Window overlooking the front garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power and telephone points.

Bedroom Three (2.62m'' x 2.39m'' / 8'7'' x 7'10'')

Window with view over the front garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points.

Shower Room

Recessed ceiling lights and combination light/extractor fan. Chrome heated towel rail. Corner shower cubicle. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap. Wall mounted mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Tiled walls. Slate effect laminate flooring.



The property is approached from the lane via a timber gate, which opens to the front garden. This is mostly laid to lawn with shrub beds and enclosed by hedging and a picket fence. A paved path leads along the front of the bungalow and to the side where the main entrance is located. From here there is access to the rear garden, which has a large decked area with views of the countryside in the distance and ideal for alfresco dining, steps lead down to an enclosed lawn with summerhouse and gate opening to the drive where there is space to park a car. The gardens are of a good size and enjoy a high degree of privacy and a sunny aspect.

Double Garage and Parking (6.12m'' x 5.49m / 20'1'' x 18)

Double garage with up and over door, window to the side and personal door to the rear garden.


From the Gillingham Office

Proceed down the High Street bearing right into Queen's Street. At the junction with Le Neubourg Way turn left and proceed to the traffic lights. Turn right onto Wyke Street, then left turn onto Broad Robin. Continue on this road (its quite winding) until the very end. Turn right and then take the first turning left into Barton Hill. This leads into Back Lane where the property will be found on the left hand side.