In the same ownership since the 1960s, this characterful property has facing brick and rendered elevations under a tiled roof, and a colonial style front verandah. It is connected to all mains services and has gas central heating. The bungalow is approached off a long driveway and is screened by established trees and shrubs. New Road is a main distributary road leading from West Parley crossroads towards Ferndown, and Selwood is about 1.5 miles from the centre of Ferndown, which provides a wide range of amenities including a lively shopping area, supermarkets, schools for all age groups, an 18-hole championship golf course and a sports centre. West Parley has its own parade of shops. Buses connect to the coastal town of Bournemouth, which has a mainline rail link to London Waterloo.
A front verandah and front door lead to a central reception hall with access to a large loft space. The sitting room has a tiled open fireplace, a square bay window and French doors to the verandah. A separate dining room has a tiled fireplace (with fitted gas fire), a Dutch plate rack and a serving hatch to the kitchen. The kitchen has a tiled recess with a floor mounted gas central heating boiler and 3 quarter mantel above, a sink, space and plumbing for washing machine, a range of cupboards, and a rear door to an integral porch. There are 3 double bedrooms, a
bathroom and a separate WC.
A long driveway provides ample off road parking and leads to a detached double garage. To the rear of the property there is an integral coal store and an additional parking area. The extensive, well stocked, established gardens enjoy a large degree of privacy and have a wide selection of trees of shrubs. There is an aluminium-framed greenhouse and a shed.
Directions: From West Parley crossroads, proceed towards Ferndown, and number 199 can be found on the left hand side, almost directly opposite the junction with Oakland Walk.
Council Tax Band: E
EPC Rating: E
Viewing: By prior arrangement through CHRISTOPHER BATTEN