Located along a sought after road on the edge of Blandford Forum, this superb six bedroom family home and detached cottage annexe, stand within attractive private grounds of approximately a third of an acre.
Built in 1989 this modern property has rendered and tile hung elevations under a clay tiled roof.
Both the house and cottage have been built to a high specification with features to include hardwood double glazed leaded light windows, glazed hardwood doors with bevelled glass panels to many rooms, exposed ceiling timbers, fine plaster work, gas fired central heating and quality fixtures and fittings.
The property together with the single storey cottage offers versatile accommodation which would suit a range of requirements.
The entrance porch of the house is laid with Welsh slate and the part glazed hardwood front door opens into a spacious reception hall, with polished oak floorboards and a wide staircase to the first floor galleried landing.
The alarm controls are discretely housed in a small cabinet.
Glazed double doors lead down two steps to the delightful dual aspect sitting room with large bay window to the front elevation providing a pleasant outlook over the front gardens.
There is an impressive fireplace with Welsh slate hearth, exposed brickwork and inset wood burning stove.
The dining/family room has been built with a hexagonal shape to one end with windows overlooking the gardens.
There are sliding doors leading to a paved terrace and glazed double doors to the kitchen/breakfast room.
The kitchen/breakfast room overlooks the rear gardens and has a range of oak floor and wall mounted units.
There is an integrated fridge anddishwasher, an inset sink and mixer tap, as well as a filtered drinking water tap.
There is a double range cooker, with an integrated cooker hood.
Completing the ground floor accommodation and accessed via a rear hall are a bright cloakroom and a utility room.
The cloakroom includes coathanging space and a water softener.
The utility room, housing the wallmounted gas fired boiler, has fitted units, sink and draining board, with spaceand plumbing for appliances and a door to the rear garden.
The galleried first floor landing is light and spacious with a double airing cupboard.
The dual aspect master bedroom has a range of fitted wardrobes and eaves storage.
A door leads to the ensuite bathroom comprising panelled bath with shower attachment, wash hand basin, WC and heated towel rail.
There are three further double bedrooms on the first floor, all having built-in wardrobes and one of which features a dressing area.
There are also a modern, fitted bathroom and a shower room; both including WC, basin, power shower and heated towel rail.
A hall from the first floor landing leads to the staircase to the second floor.
This versatile space is currently arranged as an office.
There are Velux windows and skylights providing natural light, and an ensuite cloakroom, with WC, wash hand basin, fitted units and heated towel rail.
Two door hatches lead to further loft storage and a third to water tanks.
The CottageThe one bedroom single story detached annexeconsiderably enhances the accommodation and hasbeen positioned within the plot in order to provide a separate, private garden with well-stocked borders and a paved terrace.
A door opens into a useful entrance porch and a stable door leads to the impressive dual aspect reception room.
With a vaulted ceiling and exposed ceiling timbers, there is a brick fireplace with feature Welsh slate hearth fitted with a gas living flame stove.
Sliding patio doors lead to a sun room.
With pleasant views over the rear garden, there are doors to a paved terrace.
The modern kitchen has a range of timber handmade floor and wall mounted units with granite worktops, inset sink and mixer tap.
There are integrated appliances and space for a table and chairs.
The spacious bedroom has a window overlooking the gardens and fitted wardrobes.
A spacious, boarded loft is reached via a hatch and integral loft ladder in the hallway and houses the gas fired combi-boiler.
Completing the accommodation is a beautifully fitted bathroom with suite comprising corner spa bath, wash hand basin, WC, fitted storage units and a heated towel rail.
OutsideA tarmacadam driveway leads from MilldownRoad to a block paved turning area providingoff road parking for many cars.
Attached to thecottage is a single garage with up and over doorand access to loft space above, and a carport.
Thegardens and grounds are beautifully maintainedand amount to approximately one third of anacre.
To the front of the property is a delightfulsunken lawn with stone retaining walls andwell-stocked borders.
A pedestrian gate andpathway lead from Milldown Road to the side ofthe property and there are a range of specimentrees providing privacy.
To the side of the propertyare two timber sheds.
The rear garden provides afurther lawned area and adjoining the cottage isan additional terrace with purpose built barbequewith chimney.
The property is fitted with outsideautomatic security lights and there are 13 ampexterior sockets and garden taps on both houseand cottage.