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Hill View, Bishops Caundle, Sherborne - £245,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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An older style semi detached family home with three good sized bedrooms, boasting fabulous views over the nearby countryside and situated within walking distance to the village shop, primary school, garage and all of the village's facilities. The property enjoys well proportioned rooms, a bright interior and an easy to use layout that will certainly tick the requirements of many potential buyers and benefits from uPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating via radiators. The property offers comfortable accommodation with the chance to mark it with one's own stamp as and when desired. A viewing is strongly recommended to truly appreciate what this home has to offer as well as its location. Bishops Caundle lies part way between the market town of Sturminster Newton, which provides excellent day to day facilities and the historic town of Sherborne, which provides additional facilities and a mainline train station serving London, Waterloo and the West Country.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Part glazed uPVC front door opens into a bright entrance hall. Ceiling light. Central heating thermostat. Radiator. Tiled floor. Stairs rising to the first floor with recess under, part glazed door to the utility room, opening to the kitchen and white panelled doors to the cloakroom and to the:-

Sitting Room (4.52m'' x 3.23m'' / 14'10'' x 10'7'')

Boasting a double aspect with window overlooking the drive to the front and countryside in the distance and window with view over the rear garden. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Picture rail. Radiator. Power points. Television connection. Fireplace with burner and tiled hearth. Wood effect laminate flooring.

Kitchen/Dining Room (4.52m'' x 2.67m'' / 14'10'' x 8'9'')

Maximum measurements - Window to the front with partial rural view and to the rear with outlook over the garden. Ceiling lights. Radiator. Power points. Fitted with a range of kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with deep pan drawer, eye level cupboards and cabinets and walls shelves. Generous amount of wood effect work surfaces. Part tiled walls. Circular stainless steel sink and drainer with mono tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and dishwasher. Built in double electric oven and ceramic hob with extractor hood over. Space for a fridge/freezer. Tiled floor.


Window and glazed door to the rear. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Tall built in cupboard. High level cupboard housing the electrics. Wall mounted oil fired central heating boiler. Coat hooks. Power points. Space for appliances. Tiled floor.


Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Tiled walls. Radiator. Low level WC. Tiled floor.

First Floor


Stairs rise to a galleried landing with window to the rear overlooking nearby fields and play area. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Access to the loft space. Power point. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and central heating programmer and fitted with ceiling light and slatted shelves. Over stairs storage cupboard fitted with shelves.

Bedroom One (4.55m'' x 2.36m'' / 14'11'' x 7'9'')

Measurement excludes the wardrobe - Benefiting from a dual outlook with windows to the front and rear, enjoying countryside views. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power and television points. Built in wardrobes with sliding doors, hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom Two (2.34m'' x 3.10m'' / 7'8'' x 10'2'')

Window to the front enjoying excellent far reaching views over the Dorset countryside. Ceiling light and recessed ceiling lights. Coved. Radiator. Power points.

Bedroom Three (2.11m'' x 3.12m'' / 6'11'' x 10'3'')

Window with outlook over the rear garden and nearby fields. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points. Open wardrobe with hanging rail and shelf.


Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. Heated towel rail. Wall mounted storage cupboard. Tiled walls. Fitted with a bath with electric shower over, pedestal wash hand basin and low level WC. Vinyl flooring.


Parking and Garden

The property is approached from the drive onto a gravelled drive with space to park three to four cars. The rear garden is laid to lawn and is nicely proportioned to the side of the house.

Agents Note

There is a covenant stating that anyone wishing to purchase the property must have lived or worked in Dorset for the last three years.


From the Sturminster Newton Office

Leave Sturminster via Bridge Street. At the traffice lights proceed over the bridge and turn right heading towards Sherborne on the A357. Continue along this road for about 4 miles and turn left onto the A3030 to King Stag/Dorchester. Continue until Bishops Caundle and turn left just before the petrol station into Milburn Lane. Take the first turning left into Hill View then left again where the property will be found at the top of the cul de sac on the left.