This attractive apartment forms part of a substantial semi-detached Victorian building in a popular enclave of houses between East Borough and Burts Hill, and close to the banks of the River Allen. It is of traditional construction, with facing brick elevations, stone sills, lintels and arches, and a high slate roof with a feature A-framed gable. Connected to all mains services, the apartment has a modern gas central heating system, replacement UPVC double glazed windows, and is well decorated, with quality floor coverings.
An entrance vestibule with a quarry tiled step gives access to a straight staircase which leads in turn to a long, split level landing (with loft access and storage cupboard.) The impressive drawing room has an angular bay window, a picture rail, ceiling detail and a wrought iron Victorian fireplace (with a tiled hearth.) Bedroom 1 is a spacious double overlooking the rear garden, and bedroom 2 is a smaller double overlooking Milton Road. The bathroom has bath (with shower and screen over), wash basin, WC and fully tiled walls. There is a separate WC.
The kitchen/breakfast room has post formed worktops, base and wall cupboards and drawers, sink unit, free standing cooker, washing machine, fridge-freezer, and wall mounted combination gas boiler. From the kitchen, a stable door and steps lead down to the rear garden which has been laid to paving, shingle and concrete footpaths, for ease of maintenance. There is a paved terrace, a bin area, and a range of established trees and shrubs. The apartment also benefits from a detached garage, a parking space and a front garden area with a concrete patio, conifers and heathers.
LEASE: 189 years from 12th March 1975. MAINTENANCE: £450 paid to the freeholder on 25th March and 29th September each year, to include buildings insurance. GROUND RENT: Peppercorn.
Directions: From Wimborne town centre, proceed along West Borough and continue ahead at the junction with Stone Lane. Proceed over Walford Bridge and take the second turning on the right into Milton Road. 3a can be found on the left hand side.
Council Tax Band: C
EPC Rating: C
Viewing: By prior arrangement through CHRISTOPHER BATTEN