Back Lane, Bradford Abbas, Dorset, DT9

££420,000 Guide

2 Bedroom Bungalow - Detached For Sale

NO FURTHER CHAIN! 'Foxholes' is a huge (2138 square feet), beautifully presented, detached bungalow situated in a highly sought-after, ‘tucked away’ country lane address a short walk to the village centre and popular village pub. The property enjoys beautiful level gardens at the front and rear and plot extending to just under a quarter of an acre (0.23 acres approximately) and enjoys superb walks from the front door. The rear garden enjoys a sunny westerly aspect. There is a large front garden giving a great depth from the country lane and an extensive driveway area providing parking for six or more cars leading to a large, attached garage. The current owners manage to comfortably park a 23’ caravan at the side. The property has been tastefully renovated and immaculately finished and has many beautiful features, oil fired radiator central heating, uPVC double glazing, facias and soffits. The property is fitted with a burglar alarm. The spacious, flexible accommodation boasts good levels of natural light from large feature windows and comprises entrance  reception hall, sitting room /dining room, kitchen/family room, conservatory, utility room, two generous ground floor double bedrooms, ground floor family bathroom, additional WC / cloakroom and large loft / hobby room. The property offers significant scope for further extension or loft conversion, subject to the necessary planning permission. The property is situated near the centre of the pretty village of Bradford Abbas. There are superb countryside walks not far from the front door – ideal as you will not have to put the children or the dogs in the car!  It is only a short walk to the village centre and amenities, including village pub, parish church and sought-after primary school. The historic town centre of Sherborne is a short drive away with its superb boutique high street with cafes, restaurants, Waitrose store and independent shops plus the breath-taking Abbey, Almshouses and Sherborne's world-famous private schools are within driving distance. It is also a short drive to the mainline railway station making London Waterloo in just over two hours.
uPVC double glazed front door leads to entrance reception hall.
Entrance Reception Hall – 9’11 Maximum x 16’2 Maximum. An L-shaped entrance reception hall providing a greeting area, radiator, hatch and ladder to large loft room, double doors lead to hall cupboard, further door leads to shelved storage cupboard, doors lead off the entrance hall to the main rooms.
Sitting Room / Dining Room – 23’5’ Maximum x 14’ Maximum. A beautifully proportioned, well presented main reception room enjoying a light dual aspect with large feature uPVC double glazed window to the front enjoying an easterly aspect, uPVC double glazed patio doors open on to the rear garden, enjoying a westerly aspect and views across the village to countryside beyond, a westerly aspect, two radiators, period style fire surround, working fireplace, marble hearth, TV point, telephone point.
Kitchen Breakfast Room – 11’7 Maximum x 12’8 Maximum. A range of contemporary kitchen units comprising granite effect laminated work surface and surrounds, inset one and a half stainless steel sink bowl and drainer unit, mixer tap over, inset ceramic electric hob, feature glass splashback, a range of drawers and cupboards under, cupboard houses Grant oil-fired boiler, space and plumbing for dishwasher, built in stainless steel electric double oven and grill, a range of matching wall mounted cupboards with under unit lighting, wall mounted concealed cooker hood extractor fan, recess provides space for upright American style fridge freezer with plumbing for ice and water, uPVC double glazed window to the rear, TV point, radiator, switch for immersion heater, double doors lead to shelved larder cupboard, glazed door to utility room.
Utility Room - 8’10 Maximum x 5’3 Maximum. Laminated work surface, space and plumbing for two washing machines and or tumble dryer, wall mounted cupboard, uPVC double glazed window to the rear, radiator, door from utility room leads to conservatory.
Conservatory – 33’3 Maximum x 5’4 Maximum. Double glazed windows to the rear overlook the rear garden with fitted venetian blinds and ceiling blinds, light and power connected, multi pane glazed door to the rear, door leads to large storage cupboard with electric light and power connected, further door to store room.
Store Room – 5’10 Maximum x 5’4 Maximum. Sliding integral door to attached garage.
Cloakroom / WC. Radiator, modern white suite consisting of low level WC, sink with mixer tap and tiled splash back over a fitted cupboard beneath and UPVC double glazed window.
Panelled doors lead off the entrance reception hall to the bedrooms.
Bedroom One – 15’11 Maximum x 11’7 Maximum. A double bedroom, uPVC double glazed window to the rear, radiator, telephone point, doors lead to fitted wardrobes with cupboards above.
Bedroom Two – 13’ Maximum x 11’4 Maximum. A second double bedroom, large uPVC double glazed window to the front enjoying an easterly aspect and the morning sun, radiator, double doors lead to fitted wardrobe space with cupboards above.
Family Bathroom – 8’ Maximum x 8’ Maximum. A modern white suite comprising low level WC, wash basin over cupboard, large panelled bath with glazed folding shower screen over, wall mounted mains shower tap arrangement, tiling to splash prone areas, chrome heated towel rail, radiator, uPVC double glazed window to the front.
Ceiling hatch and loft ladder lead from the entrance reception hall to loft room. Loft Room – 35’5 Maximum x 11’11 Maximum. A huge, boarded loft space offering potential for further conversion and extension, two double glazed Velux ceiling windows to the rear overlook the village and enjoy views to the pretty parish church and countryside beyond, light and power connected, housing hot water tank and large airing cupboard, doors lead to fitted wardrobe cupboards, door leads to further loft area providing further scope, electric light connected.
Outside - This property stands in an impressive plot and gardens extending to just under a quarter of an acre (0.23 acres approximately). Double timber gates at the front of the property give vehicular access to a large driveway providing off road parking for 6 or more cars leading to the side of the property. The current owners house a large 23’ caravan at the side. The driveway has outside lighting, security lighting and outside tap. Attached Garage – 18’3 Maximum x 9’11 Maximum. Light and power connected, window to the side, sliding integral door to store room and conservatory.
Gardens - At the front of the property there is a large lawned garden and driveway area giving a depth of 51’5 from the country lane. The front garden is laid mainly to lawn and enclosed by mature hedges and fencing, a variety of mature trees, area to store recycling containers and wheelie bins, fenced area houses oil tank, garden shed, outside light. Driveway leads to further parking on one side of the property, pathway on the other side of the property leads to the main rear garden. Rear Garden – 83’ in width x 22’4 in depth - Laid mainly to lawn and enclosed by a mixture of natural stone walls, timber panelled fencing and mature hedges. Enjoying a west facing aspect. Raised timber decked patio area, currently houses hot tub, hot tub connection point, outside tap, outside security lighting, steps rise to a further paved patio seating area with outside lighting and good privacy, log storage, timber garden shed.

Tenure: Freehold

Back Lane, Bradford Abbas, Dorset, DT9
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