Set on a prominent, elevated corner site at the junction of Allenview Road and Lacy Drive, the property was built in 1972 and extended in 1978. It is of traditional construction, with brick and tile hung elevations, a concrete tiled roof and a brick chimney. The house has been updated and refurbished, including re-wiring and central heating within the last 3 years, and benefits from quality interior doors, quality oak click flooring to the principal rooms, gas central heating (with a combination boiler) and UPVC double glazed windows.
A wide covered entrance canopy leads to an entrance hallway with a cloakroom. There is a superb, dual aspect living room with an attractive view over the rear garden and a feature open fireplace with Class 1 chimney and inset electric fire. A door leads to a spacious family room overlooking the garden, with a casement door to outside. An inner hallway with a walk-in under stairs store room leads to the impressive kitchen/breakfast room which features quality marble effect work surfaces, a comprehensive range of units, breakfast bar with cupboards under, stainless steel sink, range cooker (with 5 gas burners, 2 ovens and grill), and space for washing machine, dishwasher, tumble dryer and American fridge-freezer. A cupboard houses the wall mounted gas combination boiler.
From the inner hallway, stairs lead to a large, L-shaped first floor landing with loft access. Bedroom 1 is a large double room with a wardrobe recess and Minster glimpses. Bedroom 2 is a spacious double with a wardrobe recess and an open outlook. Bedroom 3 is a spacious double room, bedroom 4 is currently used as a study, and bedroom 5 has an open outlook. The modern bath/shower room has fully tiled walls, quality flooring, bath, shower cubicle, wash basin in vanity unit, WC, towel radiator and extractor, and there is an adjacent separate cloakroom.
The property has an integral single garage with up-and-over door, lighting and power, as well as a large open-fronted carport/store, and a tarmac driveway with space for 3 vehicles. There is a large rear garden enclosed by close boarded fencing and conifer hedges, offering almost complete privacy. It has a lawn, sleeper borders, shingle pathways, a paved terrace, an arbour with a walkway and trellising leading to a corner garden area currently being used as a play area, with timber shed, greenhouse and water tap. The rear of the house has an electric awning.
Directions: From the roundabout next to Wimborne Fire Station, proceed down Allenview Road, and take the second turning on the right into Lacy Drive. Number 2 can be found on the right hand side at the junction of Lacy Drive and Allenview Road.
Council Tax Band: E
EPC Rating: E
Viewing: By prior arrangement through CHRISTOPHER BATTEN