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Allen Road, Shaftesbury - £450,000 For Sale


Property Details

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An appealing detached Georgian style family home with four generously sized bedrooms and situated in a popular residential area within reach of facilities. The property lies one the edge of Shaftesbury, where town and country merge, close to some fabulous countryside walks and benefits from excellent access to major communication links. The property has been the very much loved and happy home to our sellers since new and has been well maintained during the eight years of ownership. This lovely home has been improved with the addition of plantation style shutters to the majority of windows, a water softener has been installed and landscaping to the rear garden. The property has been built to a high specification under the Government's sustainable home scheme with AirVacs to the bathrooms and kitchen, which provide fresh air and noise reduction and wood framed triple glazed windows with easy clean swivel facility. The property also benefits from gas fired central heating via radiators with a dual zone control for economic energy usage and the remainder of the ten year National House Building Council guarantee. The property offers a bright and easy to use layout that will certainly satisfy many potential buyers' needs and an early viewing is strongly urged to avoid missing out on chance to own this fabulous home.

ACCOMMODATION

Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Panelled front door with inset glass panes and spyhole opens into a bright and welcoming entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Central heating thermostat. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Inset coir matting by the front door. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboard under housing the electrics. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Sitting Room (6.15m'' x 3.43m'' / 20'2'' x 11'3'')

Window with view to the front with plantation style shutters and double doors opening out to the rear garden. Ceiling lights. Two radiators. Power, television and telephone points. Feature fireplace with timber surround, polished stone slip and hearth.

Kitchen/Dining Room (6.15m'' x 3.48m'' / 20'2'' x 11'5'')

Window to the front aspect and window with tiled sill overlooking the rear garden - both fitted with plantation style shutters. Ceiling lights. Two radiators. Power points and television connection. Fitted with a range of modern kitchen units consisting of two tall larder style cupboards, floor cupboards and pull out bin store, separate drawer units plus eye level cupboards with counter lighting under. Good amount of work surfaces with tiled splash back. One and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap and fitted with a water softener. Integrated dishwasher. Built in eye level double electric oven with storage cupboards above and below. Built in induction hob with brushed metal splash back and extractor hood. Space for a fridge/freezer Tiled floor. White panelled door to the:-

Utility

Part glazed door to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Carbon monoxide detector. AirVac. Radiator. Power points. Wall cupboard housing the gas fired central heating boiler and programmer. Work surface with tiled splash back and floor cupboard plus space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer under . Tiled floor.

Cloarkroom

Ceiling lights. AirVac. Useful tired shelf. Radiator. Low level WC with dual flush facility. Corner wall mounted wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Slate effect vinyl flooring.

First Floor

Galleried Landing

Stairs rise and curve up to a bright and roomy galleried landing with window to the front fitted with plantation style shutters. Ceiling lights. Access to the insulated loft space. Smoke detector. Power points. Airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Bedroom One (3.68m'' x 3.51m'' / 12'1'' x 11'6'')

Maximum measurements - Window fitted with plantation style shutters overlooking the rear garden. Ceiling light. Central heating thermostat. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Fitted wardrobes with sliding mirror fronted doors, hanging rails and shelves. White panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Shower Room

Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the rear elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. AirVac. Wall mounted chrome heated towel rail. Fitted with a low level WC with dual flush facility, pedestal wash hand basin with mono tap, tiled splash back and mirror over and a tiled shower cubicle. Slate effect vinyl flooring.

Bedroom Two (3.15m'' x 3.51m'' / 10'4'' x 11'6'')

Maximum measurements - Window to the front fitted with plantation style shutters. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and television points.

Bedroom Three (2.90m'' x 2.41m'' / 9'6'' x 7'11'')

Window with plantation shutters and outlook over the rear garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and telephone points.

Bedroom Four (2.39m'' x 2.49m'' / 7'10'' x 8'2'')

Currently used as an office. Window to the front aspect. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and telephone points.

Bathroom

Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the rear elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. AirVac. Wall mounted chrome heated towel rail. Fitted with a modern suite consisting of low level WC with dual flush facility, pedestal wash hand basin with mono tap and ' P' shaped bath with mixer tap, shower over and screen plus full height tiling to the surrounding walls. Slate effect vinyl flooring.

Outside

Garage and Parking (6.12m'' x 2.92m'' / 20'1'' x 9'7'')

There is parking for about two cars on the drive, which is located to the side of the house and leads up to the garage. Larger than average single garage with up and over door, light and power and part glazed door to the side opening to the rear garden.

Garden

A timber gate from the drive opens to the rear garden. This is laid to paving stones providing seating areas with the remainder of the garden being laid to lawn and bordered by raised beds planted with a variety of flowers and shrubs plus a further seating area at the bottom of the garden. There is also an outside water tap to the back of the house. The good sized garden is fully enclosed in part by brick wall and timber fencing and enjoys a high degree of privacy and a sunny aspect. There is a path from the pavement to the front door with slate chippings to either side and enclosed by brick wall and beech hedging.

Directions

From Gillingham

Leave Gillingham via Newbury heading towards Shaftesbury. At the first roundabout (Ivy Cross) take the fourth exit onto Christy's Lane. At the next roundabout take the first exit onto Pound Lane and continue to the end. Turn left and go through the calming system and continue forward and bear to the right onto Allen Road. The property will be found on the left hand side, a little further past the turning to Greenacre Way. Postcode SP7 8GB