Originally built in 1987 and occupied by the present owners since 2003, the property has flexible accommodation extending to over 2,600ft², most of which is on the ground floor. There is great potential to create a self-contained ground floor annexe. Traditionally built, the property has facing brick elevations under a concrete tiled roof (with 3 hipped dormers.) It is connected to all mains services and has gas central heating and UPVC double glazed windows.
Wimborne town centre offers an excellent range of amenities including a Waitrose store, and the larger coastal resorts of Poole and Bournemouth are within easy driving distance. Local schools including Queen Elizabeth's and Wimborne First are nearby, and the wider area is well served by public schools including Dumpton, Canford and Castle Court.
2 Stoneleaze has many interesting features including a superb reception hall with an impressive staircase leading to the semi-galleried landing. There is a ground floor cloakroom, and double doors lead to a large sitting room with a limestone fireplace and inset gas fire, air conditioning unit, and sliding doors to the garden. The dining room overlooks the front garden and has a door to outside.
The spacious kitchen/breakfast room has a comprehensive range of beech-fronted units, Corian work surfaces, a twin bowl sink, a breakfast bar, oak effect Amtico flooring, an air conditioning unit, and double doors to the rear garden. The appliances, mainly by Siemens, comprise an oven, microwave, 5-burner hob, extractor, dishwasher and integrated full height fridge. The utility room has matching units, a stainless steel sink, space for washing machine and dryer, and a door to the garage.
Overlooking the rear garden, the study has fitted bookshelves. Agents’ Note: The integral double garage could be converted into annexe accommodation, if required.
Another feature of the ground floor is the large master bedroom, which has a comprehensive range of furniture and a well presented en suite bath/shower room.
On the first floor, there are 3 bedrooms, 2 of which have en suite shower rooms, and a family bathroom.
Outside, there is a particularly large integral double garage with an insulated electric sectional door, and a wall mounted Worcester Bosch gas heating boiler (installed in 2015.)
Stoneleaze comprises 3 detached properties which are screened from Stone Lane by a tall conifer hedge, and approached via a long tarmac driveway. Number 2’s open plan front garden is laid to lawn, with established shrub beds including conifers, hydrangeas and maples. To the side of the garage, there is ample space to store vehicles or, subject to planning consent, erect an additional garage.
The delightful west facing rear garden is enclosed by close boarded timber fencing, offering almost complete privacy. There is a wide entertaining terrace with a corner water feature. Retaining walls and a flight of short steps lead up to the main garden area, which has a flat lawn interspersed with shrubs and a planted rockery. There is a large, purpose-built barbecue, a second water feature, a large chalet and a shed.
DIRECTIONS: From The Square, proceed along West Borough, passing The Tivoli Theatre, in the left hand lane. Proceed ahead at the traffic lights and continue along West Borough. At the next traffic lights, turn left into Stone Lane. Proceed past the left hand junction with Cemetery Road, and turn left into Stoneleaze.
COUNCIL TAX: Band G
EPC RATING: Band C