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

Sopwith Crescent Wimborne Dorset BH21 1SQ

£425,000 Guide price

Under Offer

REF: CB007007

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathrooms
  • 3 Receptions
  • Now in need of refurbishment
  • Great potential to extend STPP
  • Large south facing rear garden
  • Double garage
  • Very good sized plot

Sopwith Crescent - Merley - Price Guide: £425,000-£440,000 Freehold. A spacious 4 bedroom detached family house, situated on a slightly elevated site, on the junctions of Oakley Straight and Sopwith Crescent, just over 1 mile from Wimborne town centre. The house was built in 1970 and has been occupied by the present owner since new. NOW IN NEED OF UPDATING, MODERNISATION AND REFURBISHMENT. The house also has great potential to extend the accommodation, subject to the necessary planning consents. The property stands on a very good sized plot with a large south facing rear garden, offering a high degree of privacy.

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Local shopping facilities are within a few yards level walk, whilst Wimborne town centre offers a good range of amenities. Poole and Bournemouth are approximately 20 minutes by car, and both offer mainline railway links to London Waterloo. The property is connected to all mains services and has a gas heating system (boiler replaced within the last 5 years). The windows are double glazed throughout with a mixture of aluminium and UPVC double glazed units. The house represents a good opportunity to acquire a large 4 bedroom house, with 3 reception rooms and double garage, on a good sized plot, and potential to extend (subject to planning).

Enclosed entrance porch of white UPVC panels and front door. Entrance hall with ground floor cloakroom. Lounge with fireplace and double aspect. Double doors lead to a separate dining room with sliding doors to outside. Ground floor study/bedroom 5 overlooking the front garden. The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of units, modern working surfaces, base cupboards and drawers and matching wall cabinets. The appliances include a Neff single oven, microwave unit, four burner gas hob, space for washing machine and fridge/freezer. Door to outside. From the entrance hall, a straight staircase leads to the first floor landing where there is an airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder. Bedroom one overlooks the front garden and has a fine open view. Bedroom two has a built-in wardrobe cupboard and overlooks the rear garden. Bedroom 3 has a wardrobe cupboard and overlooks the rear garden. Bedroom 4 is a good size single bedroom. The very well presented fully tiled shower room has a large shower cubicle with a glass door, electric shower, vanity wash hand basin and WC.

Outside, there is a detached double width garage with electric up-and-over door and personal door. A long tarmac driveway provides parking for at least 3 vehicles. Large open plan front garden with a well maintained lawn, established cherry tree and shrub bed. The rear garden is an outstanding feature of the house, being south facing, laid to lawn and enclosed by walling, fencing and evergreens. Large full width sun terrace.

Directions: From Wimborne, proceed along Poole Road going over Canford Bridge and up Oakley Hill. At the traffic lights, turn left into Oakley Lane and first right into Oakley Straight. Turn left into Sopwith Crescent and Number 2 is the first house on the right.

Council Tax Band: E

EPC Rating: D

Viewing: By prior arrangement through CHRISTOPHER BATTEN