A spacious, extended 4/5 bedroom detached family house with flexible accommodation including a large ground floor bedroom/studio (with en suite shower room), in a prime corner position on a popular residential development.
Features include a spacious lounge/dining room, breakfast room, large conservatory, modern kitchen, 4 first floor bedrooms (all with built-in wardrobes), ample off road parking and a double length garage/workshop. Presented in good decorative order, the property has gas central heating, double glazing, and solar panels (providing electricity throughout the day and generating income from the National Grid.) Egdon Drive is within level walking distance of shops and a health practice, and Merley also has a First School and a church. There are Middle Schools in Broadstone and Wimborne, and boys' and girls' grammar schools are within a short drive. Bus services connect to the market town of Wimborne Minster, approximately 2 miles to the north, which offers a wide range of amenities, and the coastal towns of Poole and Bournemouth, both of which have mainline rail links to London Waterloo.
There is a large reception hall with under stairs storage cupboards. The extended lounge/dining room has windows to 2 aspects, timber laminate flooring, fitted gas fire, and doors to a large conservatory which has a ceramic tiled floor and doors to the rear garden. There is a separate breakfast room with woodblock flooring and a door to the conservatory. The spacious kitchen has an excellent range of light oak coloured units, rolltop work surfaces, space and plumbing for dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer, space for free standing cooker, integrated fridge-freezer, patio door to the conservatory, and personal door to the garage/workshop. In addition there is a large studio room/bedroom 5 (currently used as a study) with double wardrobe and en suite shower room (with WC, wash basin and shower cubicle.) The first floor landing has airing cupboard and access (via retractable ladder and fitted light) to the loft space. All four of the bedrooms have built-in wardrobes, and there is a fully tiled family bathroom with bath (Triton shower and screen above), wash basin, WC and electric shaver point.
The property is in a prime corner position with a wide frontage providing ample off road parking. The front garden is arranged for ease of maintenance with a gravelled area, inset flower beds and block paving. There is an integral double length garage/workshop with electric door, lighting, power points and personal door to the rear garden. A side gate leads to the well maintained, nicely enclosed rear garden which features a paved terrace, gravelled areas, lawn, timber and rope arbour, greenhouse and a pond.
Directions: From Wimborne, proceed south along Poole Road, over Canford Bridge and up Oakley Hill. At the roundabout, take the first exit into Gravel Hill. At the traffic lights, turn left into Queen Anne Drive, and take the third turning on the left into Lynwood Drive. Egdon Drive is the first turning on the left, and number 51 is immediately on the right hand side.
Council Tax Band: F
EPC Rating: D
Viewing: By prior arrangement through CHRISTOPHER BATTEN