Whingate is a beautifully appointed, 5 bedroom detached Edwardian gentleman’s residence incorporating A SPACIOUS, SELF-CONTAINED GROUND FLOOR ANNEXE, situated less than half a mile from Broadstone village centre. NO FORWARD CHAIN.
Originally built in 1910, this spacious family home was extended in 2007 and has been completely refurbished over the last 13 years. No expense has been spared in creating a lovely character property which benefits from a double garage, parking for at least 6 vehicles, and a south facing garden.
Connected to all mains services, Whingate benefits from gas central heating and UPVC double glazed windows throughout. Particular features including a magnificent reception hall with a high glass atrium over the entrance, and a superb kitchen/dining/family room with 2 pairs of casement doors to the rear garden.
There is a ground floor cloakroom, and a spacious study overlooking the front courtyard. The living room has a feature brick fireplace with oak beam over and inset wood burning stove, and a superb bay window overlooking the rear garden.
The superb kitchen/dining/family room was re-fitted around 2008 with a framed kitchen by Country Image of Blandford, featuring polished granite work surfaces, concealed worktop lighting, butler’s sink with pewter mixer tap, Rangemaster range cooker with mantel over, dishwasher, island unit with base cupboards and a wine cooler, and an excellent range of floor and wall cabinets with 4 feature curved panels. There is a matching dresser with an oak work surface and a comprehensive range of cupboards and glass cabinets. The kitchen area has a ceramic tiled floor, and the dining/family area has pine floorboards. Whingate also has a separate utility room.
From the entrance hall, a feature staircase with mahogany handrail leads to a semi-galleried landing with space for a workstation.
The large master bedroom suite has a dressing room and double doors to a Juliet balcony enclosed by a wrought iron balustrade, overlooking the rear garden. There is a luxury en suite bath/shower room with a free standing, double-ended bath tub, walk-in shower, basin and WC.
There are 4 further double bedrooms, a second en suite (shower room) and a family bath/shower room.
Outside, the integral double garage features an electric roller door, a personal door, light and power, a wall mounted gas boiler and a pressurised water cylinder.
The front garden is enclosed by wrought iron railings with matching electric security gates on brick piers. There is a courtyard with parking for at least 6 vehicles.
The south facing rear garden is enclosed by close boarded fencing and laid to lawn interspersed with pine and birch trees and a wealth of rhododendrons. There is a large, full width timber sun deck with a covered pergola.
A door at the front of the property leads to the spacious annexe/dependent relative’s suite, which can also be accessed from the reception hall of the main house.
The annexe comprises an entrance hall/study (with a door to a rear courtyard,) a large sitting room/bedroom, a modern kitchen/breakfast room (with built-in appliances) and a spacious, fully tiled shower room.
DIRECTIONS: From The Broadway in the centre of Broadstone, proceed to the roundabout at the junction with Dunyeats Road and Springdale Road, and take the fourth exit, into Dunyeats Road. Number 90 can be found on the right hand side, just before BroadstoneMiddle School.
COUNCIL TAX: Band G
EPC RATING: Band D