Set back from Oakley Hill, the property is accessed off a central block paved driveway and enjoys easy access by road to the market town of Wimborne Minster and the coastal resort of Poole, the latter of which has a mainline rail link to London Waterloo. Poole and Parkstone Grammar Schools are nearby, and the wider area is well served by state and independent schools including Queen Elizabeth’s, Corfe Hills, Dumpton, Canford and Castle Court.
Traditionally constructed to a high specification in 2011, the property has the remainder of a’ 10-year Housing Association Warranty and benefits from gas central heating, UPVC double glazed windows and Travertine floors to the reception hall, cloakroom, kitchen/breakfast room, bathroom and en suite shower rooms.
A covered entrance way leads to a large reception hall and cloakroom, and there is a study to the front. The well proportioned lounge has a square bay window and double doors to a separate dining room which has French doors to a loggia.
An open archway leads to a large kitchen/breakfast room which has an excellent range of units, granite worktops, integrated dishwasher, Hotpoint hob, cooker hood, Hotpoint coffee maker, 2 electric ovens, combination oven, space for upright fridge-freezer, and space and plumbing for washing machine.
There is a galleried first floor landing with loft access and an airing cupboard containing a pressurised hot water cylinder. There are 4 double bedrooms, 2 of which have en suite shower rooms, and a contemporary style family bathroom with shower bath.
Watercress has a garage with an up-and-over door, lighting, power points and a pitched roof providing ample eaves storage space. The well maintained gardens extend to the side and rear of the house and feature lawns with flower and shrub borders. There is a raised timber sun deck, exterior lighting, a water tap and a side gate. To the side of the house there is an electric car charger.
Agents’ Note: The residents have formed a management company to maintain the communal areas as and when required, on an equal share basis.
DIRECTIONS: From Wimborne, proceed south along Poole Road, over Canford Bridge and up Oakley Hill. Proceed past the turning to Merley Ways, and, just before the bridge at the top of the hill, turn right into the courtyard development. Watercress can be found at the far end of the central drive.
COUNCIL TAX: Band F
EPC RATING: Band B