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FIRST TIME TO THE MARKET SINCE BUILT BY PRESENT OWNERS! SPACIOUS (1858 SQUARE FEET) DETACHED CHALET BUNGALOW WITH FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOMS! COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS! SOUTH FACING REAR GARDEN! GENEROUS PLOT OF 0.18 ACRES! This property is a well positioned four double bedroom, detached chalet bungalow set in a sought-after address in a village centre position near Sherborne. The property enjoys fantastic elements of natural light and space as well as a generous plot. It boasts countryside views from some of the windows and has lovely front and rear gardens as well as a large driveway area providing off road parking for 4-5 cars. This driveway leads to an attached garage. The property is very spacious and enjoys a lovely level of natural light from the large windows and south facing rear aspect. It is equipped with oil fired radiator central heating and double glazing. This home is nicely presented. The well laid out accommodation briefly comprises entrance reception hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, garden room/utility room, two double bedrooms on the ground floor and a ground floor family bathroom. On the first floor there is a large landing area and two further generous double bedrooms. This intriguing home offers huge scope for reconfiguration and extension, subject to the necessary planning permission. It is only a short walk to Leigh village centre. The village enjoys a vibrant community scene focussed around the village hall. There is a garage with shop and post office amenities plus parish church. Neighbouring villages such as Yetminster and Chetnole offer fantastic village pubs. The property is only a short drive away from the historic town centre of Sherborne with its coveted boutique high street, breath-taking Abbey building, world famous private schools and mainline railway station to London Waterloo - direct, without changing your seat in just over 2 hours. There are lovely rural dog walks from your front door. THIS PROPERTY MUST BE VIEWED TO BE APPRECIATED!
Storm porch. Outside light. Glazed and panelled front door with multi pane side light window leads to entrance reception hall.
ENTRANCE RECEPTION HALL - 16'5 maximum x 9'8 maximum
A generous entrance reception greeting hall providing a heart to the home. Radiator. Steps rise to the first floor. Under stairs recess. Telephone point. Door leads to under stairs cupboard space. Panel door leads to hall cloaks cupboard with fitted shelving. Doors lead off the entrance reception hall to main rooms.
SITTING ROOM - 17'2 x 14'7
A generous main reception room enjoying a light dual aspect with large feature double glazed window to the front overlooking the front garden and nearby period cottages. The front view incorporates ancient parish church. Double glazed window to the side. Two radiators. Natural stone fire surround and hearth. Recess for shelving. Sliding glazed double door open to the dining room.
DINING ROOM - 11'4 x 8'11
With the doors open into the sitting room, this provides a full measurement of 29'5 maximum. The dining room enjoys a light dual aspect with double glazed window to the side and glazed double French doors leading to the conservatory. Radiator. Archway from the dining room gives access to the kitchen/breakfast room.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM - 12'1 x 10'4
The full measurement from the dining room through to the kitchen breakfast room is 18'11. An extensive range of panelled kitchen units comprising roll-edge laminated work surface, decorative tiled surrounds, sink bowl and drainer unit with mixer tap over. Inset electric hob. A range of drawers and cupboards under. Integrated fridge. Built-in eye-level electric oven and grill. A range of matching wall mounted cupboards with concealed lighting. Concealed cooker hood extractor fan. Wall mounted glazed display cabinet. Breakfast bar. Glazed door leads from the kitchen/breakfast room back to the entrance reception hall. Glazed door leads from the kitchen back to the conservatory/utility room.
CONSERVATORY/UTILITY ROOM - 19'4 maximum x 6'11
Enjoying a light multi-aspect with two large uPVC double glazed windows to the rear overlooking the rear garden. uPVC double glazed window to the side. Multi pane glazed door and side light window leads to rear garden. Ceramic tiled floor.
Panelled door leads off the entrance reception hall to the bedrooms.
BEDROOM ONE - 13'8 x 11'7
A generous double bedroom with large feature double glazed window to the front enjoying pleasant views incorporating the parish church. Radiator. Wash basin with cupboards under, tiled splash back.
BEDROOM TWO - 11'4 x 8'7
Large feature double glazed window to the rear overlooking the rear garden. Double doors lead to fitted wardrobe cupboard space. Further door leads to large storage cupboard. Third door leads to airing cupboard housing lagged hot water cylinder and immersion heater. Slatted shelving.
DOWNSTAIRS FAMILY BATRHOOM
A fitted suite comprising low-level WC, wash basin over cupboard, tiled surrounds, panelled bath, shower rail over, tiled surrounds, wall mounted electric shower over. Radiator and heated towel rail Double glazed window to the side. Wall mounted shaver light and point. Wall mounted electric heater.
Staircase rises from the entrance reception hall to the first-floor landing.
LANDING - 10'11 x 8'10.
A generous half gallery landing area with Velux ceiling window to the rear. Sliding fitted doors lead to extensive fitted wardrobe cupboard space. Door leads off the first floor landing area to further bedrooms.
BEDROOM THREE - 11'4 x 13'1
Double glazed window to the side overlooking fields and pretty period cottages. Radiator. Door leads to eaves storage cupboard space.
BEDROOM FOUR - 12' x 12'11
A fourth double bedroom with double glazed window to the side. Radiator, Door leads to fitted wardrobe cupboard space. Door leads to eaves cupboard space.
At the front of the property, vehicular access from the lane leads to private driveway and turning bay providing off-road parking for 4-5 cars or more. Storm porch. Outside lighting.
The front garden gives a depth of 52'2 from the road. It is laid mainly to lawn and enjoys a well stocked selection of flower beds and borders enjoying a selection of plants and shrubs. The front garden is enclosed by mature hedging.
The driveway leads to an attached garage measuring 19'10 x 11'5. Light and power connected, Floor standing oil-fired central heating boiler. Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer. Space for upright fridge. Freezer. Double glazed window to the rear. Glazed personal door leads to the rear garden.
Timber gates on both sides of the property gives aside access to the main rear garden.
REAR GARDEN - 56' in width x 50' depth.
This beautiful rear garden enjoys a sunny south facing aspect and a good degree of privacy. It is laid to shaped lawn enjoying a variety of well stocked flower beds and borders and a selection of mature plants and shrubs. Paved patio area. Further undercover paved patio area and drying area. Rockery garden. Timber pergola and further flower bed area. Fenced area houses oil tank. Detached timber garden storage shed.
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