The town offers excellent educational, recreational and retail facilities while the larger towns of Poole and Bournemouth are within about 20 minutes driving distance. The area is well served by other independent schools including Dumpton, Castle Court and Bryanston, Grammar schools and excellent state schools including Queen Elizabeth's at Pamphill.
This comfortable, Grade II Listed home provides spacious accommodation and retains character features including Gothic style windows with cast iron latticework, and some French oak floors.
There is a ground floor cloakroom, a dual aspect sitting/dining room (with wood burning stove, arched alcove and beamed ceiling,) a Shaker style kitchen (with some integrated appliances and a stable door leading out to a covered loggia with timber uprights and a glazed roof,) 2 double bedrooms, deep built-in wardrobes to the master bedroom, and an attractive bath/shower room (with slipper bath and walk-in shower.) From the first floor landing, timber steps lead up to a useful attic hobbies room.
Outside, in addition to roadside parking there is off road parking nearby for 2 vehicles, accessed via high timber gates which lead to a covered parking area, and a timber garage. The cottage benefits from gas central heating and a delightful, west facing cottage garden with neatly maintained lawns, well stocked herbaceous borders and a brick built garden room/workshop. EPC EXEMPT DUE TO GRADE II LISTED STATUS.
Directions: From Wimborne, proceed south along Poole Road, over Canford Bridge and up Oakley Hill. Just before the Willett Arms, turn left into Oakley Lane, and continue for about 1 mile. As you approach the old part of Canford Magna, there is a sharp, right hand bend. Continue along the road, and 17 Canford Magna can be found on the right hand side.
Council Tax Band: D
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