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BEAUTIFULLY RENOVATED 3-4 BEDROOM DETACHED CHALET BUNGALOW! SITUATED IN GENEROUS QUARTER OF AN ACRE PLOT! STUNNING GARDENS AT SIDE AND REAR WITH LOVELY COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS! SOUGHT AFTER VILLAGE POSITION ONLY A SHORT DRIVE TO SHERBORNE! DOUBLE GARAGE AND DRIVEWAY PARKING FOR 5 CARS OR MORE! HIGHLY FLEXIBLE 3-4 BEDROOM, 2-3 RECEPTION ROOM ACCOMMODATION! MUST BE VIEWED TO BE APPRECIATED! This surprisingly spacious chalet property has been the subject of loving renovation by the current owners. Boasting new kitchen units, bathrooms, double glazing and oil fired central heating. The property enjoys fantastic countryside views from many of the windows. The beautifully kept gardens are at the front, side and rear and extend to approximately 0.25 acres and also enjoy the lovely rural backdrop. The property also boasts enclosed driveway parking for five cars or more leading to a detached double garage/workshop. The highly flexible accommodation comprises entrance porch, entrance hall, lounge, dining room, third reception room/occasional bedroom four, kitchen breakfast room and inner hall with two ground floor double bedrooms off. On the first floor is a landing area with master bedroom off with walk-in wardrobe and a first floor family bathroom. The property is situated close to the centre of the popular village of Leigh. The village enjoys a vibrant community scene focussed around the village hall. There is a village shop and garage plus parish church. Neighbouring villages such as Yetminster and Chetnole offer fantastic village pubs. The historic, picturesque town of Sherborne is a short drive away, hosting a bustling out-and-about high street with many top coffee shops, boutique stores, delicatessens and pubs as well as the world-famous Sherborne schools, Abbey building and mainline railway station to London Waterloo - making the capital in just over two hours. INTERNAL INSPECTION IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED TO APPRECIATE THE SIZE AND FLEXIBILITY OF THE ACCOMMODATION ON OFFER, THE LOVELY VIEWS AT THE REAR OF THE PROPERTY AND THE STANDARD TO WHICH THIS PROPERTY HAS BEEN FINISHED.
Entrance porch with tiled floor. Outside light. Panelled and glazed front door with side lights leads to
ENTRANCE RECEPTION HALL
Wall mounted electric heater. Double doors lead to large hanging space for coats.
Panelled doors lead to
MAIN RECEPTION ROOM - 29'2 (maximum) x 25'9 (maximum)
This huge main reception area is split into three predominant rooms.
Enjoying a light dual aspect with large double glazed window to the rear overlooking the rear garden enjoying a sunny southerly aspect. uPVC double glazed window to the side enjoying a westerly aspect. Coved ceiling, inset feature ceiling lighting. Fire place with brick paved hearth housing cast iron multi fuel burning stove. Two radiators.
Feature archway leads to
Reception 2/study room/formerly bedroom 3:
Large uPVC double glazed bay window to the side enjoying a westerly aspect and views over fields. Two radiators. Telephone point. Coved ceiling, inset feature ceiling lighting.
Feature archway leads from lounge to
This main reception room is of good proportions and able to accommodate a good sized dining room table. Large uPVC double glazed windows to the side and rear enjoying sunny south easterly aspects. Coved ceiling. Radiator. Feature fire place recess with brick paved hearth. TV point.
Door leads to under stairs storage cupboard space with light connected.
Panelled door leads from dining room to
KITCHEN – 10'2 x 13'1
A range of cream coloured Shaker style kitchen units comprising solid oak work surface. Inset stainless steel Franke sink bowl and drainer unit with mixer tap over. Inset electric induction hob. Tiled surrounds. A range of drawers and cupboards under. Integrated fridge. Integrated dishwasher. Pan drawers. A range of matching wall mounted cupboards. Inset electric oven. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Floor standing oil fired central heating boiler. Ceramic tiled floor. A light dual aspect room with uPVC double glazed window to the rear overlooking the rear garden. uPVC double glazed window to the side with views over open fields. uPVC double glazed door to the side leading to rear garden.
Door leads from dining room to inner hall. Stairs rise to the first floor landing. Panelled doors lead off the ground floor inner hall to
SNUG/OCCASIONAL BEDROOM 4 – 8'5 x 9'
A light dual aspect room with uPVC double glazed windows to the side and the rear. Radiator.
BEDROOM 2 – 13'5 x 9'2
uPVC double glazed window to the side. Radiator. Coved ceiling. Full height sliding mirrored doors lead to built in wardrobe cupboard space.
DOWNSTAIRS SHOWER ROOM
A fitted white suite comprising of low level WC. Ceramic wash basin on storage cupboards. Large glazed shower cubicle with mains rain shower over. Tiled walls ceramic tiled floor. uPVC double glazed window to the side. Chrome heated towel rail.
Staircase rises from the inner hall to the first floor landing. Two double glazed Velux windows to the side. Doors lead to eaves storage cupboard space. Double doors lead to large landing cupboard with light and power connected. Further cupboard houses immersion heater and lagged hot water cylinder. Doors lead off the first floor landing to
MASTER BEDROOM – 14'10 x 13'9
A generous double master bedroom with large feature uPVC double glazed window to the front overlooking fields to hills beyond. Double glazed ceiling window. Radiator. Panelled doors lead to large linen cupboard with slatted shelving. Doors lead to walk in wardrobe.
Door leads off the first floor landing to
FIRST FLOOR BATHROOM
A modern white suite with low level WC. Ceramic wash basin on fitted cupboard. Tiled panelled bath, fully tiled walls. uPVC double glazed window to the side. Radiator. Illuminated wall mounted mirror.
At the front of the property, a timber five bar gate gives vehicular access to a large tarmacadam driveway providing off road parking for approximately 5 - 7 cars. This driveway leads to a
DETACHED DOUBLE GARAGE/WORKSHOP: 18'10 x 21'
Automated double up and over door. Light and power connected. Double glazed window to the side. Double doors lead to the rear garden.
The gardens for this home are a stunning selling feature. The plot extends to approximately quarter of an acre. At the front of the property there is a generous lawned garden enclosed by stone walling and flower beds and borders. Oil tank. Mature fruit trees. This lawned front garden sweeps round to the side and rear of the property. There is a large paved patio area which is a natural sun trap. A variety of well stocked, well tended flower beds. The rear and side garden are enclosed by a variety of mature hedging and fencing. Water butt. Outside power point. Outside tap. At the rear of the property is an extensive paved patio area and BBQ area under timber pergola enjoying a stunning backdrop onto open fields. Personal doors lead to garage and kitchen.
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