Christopher Batten Estate Agents Wimborne Dorset
Wimborne and East Dorset Property Specialist

Oakley Lane Wimborne Dorset BH21 1SG

£425,000 Guide price

REF: CB007031

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • 2 Receptions
  • About 1.5 miles from the town centre
  • Further scope to extend STPP
  • Large kitchen/breakfast room
  • Predominantly south & west facing garden

Oakley Lane - Wimborne - PRICE GUIDE: £425,000-£450,000 Freehold. A rare opportunity to acquire a 3-bedroom Victorian Grade II Listed Lady Wimborne cottage, being one of only 100 constructed by Lord Wimborne's Estate. Each individual house has an estate number and this particular cottage is Number 83. We understand from our clients that the property has been in the same family for three generations. NO FORWARD CHAIN

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Situated in Oakley Lane at Merley, very close to the River Stour and the renowned Canford School, about 1.5 miles from Wimborne town centre.

The cottage has a large frontage to Oakley Lane and has further scope to extend the property, subject to the necessary planning consent. The garden is a particular feature, being predominantly south and west facing. Originally built in 1885 with mellow bricks, stone mullions and window sills, under an ornate small plain tiled hipped roof. The property has a large two-storey extension to the rear of the property (completed 1991) creating a third bedroom and large kitchen/breakfast room. Connected to all mains services, the property has gas heating.

This is an excellent opportunity to purchase a delightful character home with a detached garage and large garden. The property is being offered for sale with NO FORWARD CHAIN.

Entrance hall, living room, separate dining room, large kitchen/breakfast room with a range of built-in appliances, ground floor cloakroom, three first floor bedrooms, bathroom and WC. Outside, the property is approached from the highway by a large shingle driveway and turning area. Detached garage with gabled roof and up-and-over door. There is space to park numerous vehicles. The front garden is enclosed from the road by an established hedgerow. The rear garden is enclosed by mixed hedgerows and close boarded fencing. Slightly raised lawn with brick retaining wall and concrete pathways. A further garden lies to the side of the garage. This area is laid to lawn with a garden shed.

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. The property can be found on the right hand side.

Council Tax Band: D

EPC Rating: D

Viewing: By prior arrangement through CHRISTOPHER BATTEN