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Thornhill Road, Stalbridge, Sturminster Newton - £295,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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Enjoying a great location with fabulous views over the Blackmore Vale countryside is this wonderful, extended semi detached traditional style home with four double sized bedrooms and three versatile reception rooms. The property is just a short level walk to all the town's facilities, which offers a variety of facilities including an independent supermarket, post office, chemist and a family run butchers plus a highly rated primary school. The property dates to the late 1940s and has been a much loved and enjoyed home to our sellers for the last eight years. During this time the property has been well maintained and improved with external painting, a wall has been removed to provide a lovely open plan kitchen and dining room, the kitchen units have also been replaced and Iroko solid wood work surfaces have been fitted plus a utility room has been created. The westerly facing rear garden has also benefited from some landscaping. In addition, the property has gas fired central heating, uPVC double glazing and offer well proportioned rooms with potential to split the extension into a self contained annexe. This comfortable and flexible home must be viewed to truly appreciate what it has to offer and an early viewing is strongly recommended to avoid missing out on the chance to own this lovely home.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Panelled front door with arched glass pane opens into the entrance hall. Ceiling light. High level cupboard housing the electrical consumer unit. Central heating thermostat. Telephone point. Fitted shoe storage cabinet. Tile effect vinyl flooring. Stairs rising to the first floor and white panelled doors to the dining area and to the:-

Family Room (5.31m'' x 3.35m / 17'5'' x 11')

Maximum measurements - Enjoying a double aspect with window to the front boasting views over the Blackmore Vale and double doors opening out to the rear of the house. Ceiling light. Wall shelves. Radiator. Power points. Television connection. Engineered oak flooring. White panelled door to the kitchen.

Dining Area (3.10m'' x 3.00m'' / 10'2'' x 9'10'')

Maximum measurements. Window to the front enjoying partial rural views. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Vinyl flooring. Opening to the:-

Kitchen Area (2.67m'' x 4.04m'' / 8'9'' x 13'3'')

Old window opening to the rear. Recessed ceiling lights. Radiator. Power points. Fitted with a range of country style kitchen units consisting of pull out larder cupboard, floor cupboards with corner carousel, separate drawer unit with cutlery and deep pan drawers plus fitted wall shelves. Generous amount of solid Iroko wood work surfaces with matching upstand and inset one and half bowl sink with swan neck mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher. Dual fuel range style cooker with extractor hood over. Tiled floor. Door to the understairs cupboard and opening into the:-

Rear Lobby

Ceiling light. Radiator. Tiled floor. Part glazed door to the rear, white panelled door to the utility and pane glass door to the:-

Sitting Room (3.89m'' x 4.09m'' / 12'9'' x 13'5'')

Double doors with windows to either side opening to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Television connection.


Window to the front with view over the countryside opposite. Ceiling light. Coved. Wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler and programmer. Radiator. Power points. Fitted with floor and eye level cupboards, work surface and stainless steel sink and drainer. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for an upright fridge/freezer. Tiled floor.

First Floor


Stairs rise to a good sized light landing with window to the side. Ceiling light. Access to the lined, boarded and carpeted loft space with drop down ladder, light and power plus a westerly facing velux window. Radiator. Power points. White panelled doors to all rooms with the exception of a pane glass door to the:-

Bedroom One (5.33m'' x 4.09m'' / 17'6'' x 13'5'')

Window with view over the rear garden. Ceiling lights - one with fan. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Large storage cupboard fitted with shelves. White panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Shower Room

Velux window to the side elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Recess fitted with shelves. Fitted with a suite consisting of tiled shower cubicle with electric shower and folding screen, low level WC with dual flush facility and concealed cistern plus a circular table top wash hand basin with freestanding mixer tap. Wall mounted bathroom cabinet. Chrome heated towel rail. Vinyl flooring.

Bedroom Two (3.10m'' x 4.09m'' / 10'2'' x 13'5'')

Measurement excludes entrance - Window to the front with far reaching rural views. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Television connection.

Bedroom Three (2.92m'' x 3.35m / 9'7'' x 11')

Maximum measurements - Window enjoying countryside views in the distance. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Television connection. Curtained off storage recess.

Bedroom Four (2.69m'' x 3.30m'' / 8'10'' x 10'10'')

Twin double - Window to the front with countryside views. Velux to the rear. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Television connection.


Obscured glazed window to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Large double airing cupboard with double doors, housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves. Fitted with a suite consisting of vanity style wash hand basin with mirror fronted bathroom cabinet over, low level WC with dual flush facility and bath with mixer tap and telephone style shower attachment plus full height tiling to the surrounding walls. Part tiled walls. Tiled floor.


Parking and Garden

The property is approached from the road onto a tarmacadam drive with space to park about four cars comfortably and where there is an electric charging point. A timber gate to the side of the house opens to the rear garden. Immediately to the back of the house there is a seating area where there is the old WC - still in working order - and a purpose built store. Shallow step up through a picket gate onto the main garden, which is laid to lawn. There is additional garden that has vegetable beds and is planted with a variety of fruit trees, including espalier apple trees and there is also a wildlife pond. The garden is of a good size, enjoying a high degree of privacy and a westerly 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 approximately 5 miles turning left where Stalbridge is signposted. On entering Stalbridge the property may be found on the left hand side a short distance before the petrol station.