It is set in an established, non-estate residential location close to local shops, a doctors’ surgery, a First School, a church and bus services to the market town of Wimborne Minster which offers an extensive range of amenities. The coastal town of Poole, which has a mainline rail link to London Waterloo, is easily accessible.
This outstanding, deceptively spacious home features oak floors with under floor heating to the ground floor, a security alarm with CCTV, wiring for a ground floor sound system, oak-faced internal doors, gas central heating and a water softener.
A covered entrance way with an arched porch leads to the reception hall. The superb open plan living/kitchen area has a dining area, a sitting area with wood burning stove, a vaulted ceiling with skylights, and bifolding doors (with fitted electric blinds) opening on to the rear garden terrace.
The open plan kitchen is fitted with an extensive range of hand-painted units, quartz worktops, 6-burner gas hob, extractor, 2 full sized Neff electric ovens with slide ‘n’ hide doors, integrated dishwasher, wine chiller and American style Bosch fridge-freezer.
There is a separate utility room with space and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, a range of full height cupboards, and a personal door to the garage. There is a family room/bedroom 5 with an attractive double glazed bay window to the front, and a shower room with walk-in shower, WC, wash basin, electric shaver point, and tiled floor.
An oak staircase from the reception hall leads to the spacious galleried first floor landing which has a central skylight, a walk-in airing cupboard, and floor-to-ceiling slatted shelving with a radiator.
The master bedroom has a range of furniture comprising dressing table and bedside cabinets, and there is a walk-in wardrobe and a fully tiled en suite shower room (with electric under floor heating, walk-in shower, concealed cistern WC, contemporary wash basin and electric shaver point.
Bedroom 2 has 2 built-in wardrobes and a fully tiled en suite shower room with shower cubicle, WC, wash basin and electric shaver point. Bedroom 3 has built-in wardrobes, and bedroom 4 has built-in wardrobes, a fitted desk/dressing table and oak flooring. The family bath/shower room has a walk-in shower cubicle, panelled bath, WC, wash basin and electric shaver point.
The integral garage has an electric roller door, a personal door to the rear garden, lighting and power points, a Worcester gas central heating boiler and a pressurised hot water vessel.
The property stands in an elevated position and has neatly maintained laurel hedges to the front and side boundaries. A driveway provides ample parking and turning space, and a side gate leads to the rear garden. There is an Indian sandstone patio adjacent to the house, with exterior lighting and water tap. The garden has been beautifully landscaped with a large lawn interspersed with well stocked flower and shrub beds. It is nicely enclosed by close boarded fencing, affording a large degree of privacy, and a lovely southerly aspect.
DIRECTIONS: From Wimborne, proceed south along Poole Road, over Canford Bridge and up Oakley Hill. Just before the Willett Arms, turn left into Oakley Lane. Turn right into Oakley Straight. At the T-junction, turn right into Merley Lane, and number 42 can be found on the left hand side, opposite Fenners Park.
EPC RATING: Band C