Built in the 1950s, the property has been extended and refurbished in more recent years, and features a large rear conservatory, an open plan kitchen/dining room and a useful attic hobbies room. It benefits from gas central heating, replacement UPVC double glazed windows, a detached garage and a number of outbuildings.
The lovely, private, south facing rear garden includes a large timber sun deck and a central water feature comprising 2 ponds and a Purbeck stone bridge.
Ferndown town centre provides a wide range of shops, supermarkets, schools for all age groups, and bus services to the coastal town of Bournemouth, which has a mainline rail link to London Waterloo. Ferndown also has a championship golf course and a large, protected heathland offering scenic walks.
A covered entrance way and front door lead to a large reception hall with fitted cupboards. The lounge features a brick fireplace (with wood burning stove) and 2 arched windows (with stained glass features.) A casement door leads to a conservatory with a double glazed sliding door to the rear garden.
There is a separate dining room overlooking the garden and leading to an open plan kitchen with an excellent range of units, solid timber worktops, space for fridge-freezer, and space for range cooker. A door gives access to a utility room with space and plumbing for washing machine, and wall mounted Glow Worm gas central heating boiler.
Bedroom 1 has a range of built-in wardrobes and enjoys a dual aspect to the front and side. Bedroom 2/study has space-saving stairs leading to an attic hobbies room with Velux style windows.
There is a ground floor bath/shower room (with corner shower, jacuzzi bath, wash basin and fully tiled walls) and a separate WC.
From the lounge, an open plan staircase leads to the first floor. Bedroom 3 has a Velux style window, access to eaves storage space, and an en suite shower room (with shower cubicle, wash basin, WC, and access to a large roof space.)
The property is set back from the road and screened by a hedge. A long driveway provides ample parking and turning space, and there is a brick built garage with electric door, lighting, power, and pitched roof providing eaves storage space. Adjacent to the garage there is a brick built store room with gardener’s WC, and 2 further garden store cupboards.
The secluded, south facing rear garden is a particular feature, with an established laurel hedge offering privacy. It features a crazy paved terrace, a raised timber sun deck, a large lawn, a greenhouse, and a water feature comprising 2 ponds (with a wealth of aquatic plants) and an arched Purbeck stone bridge.
The property sits in a garden plot of about a quarter of an acre.
DIRECTIONS: From the centre of Ferndown, at the Ringwood Road/New Road traffic light junction, proceed down New Road towards West Parley. After about 1.5 miles, with the Porsche dealership on the left, the property can be found on the right, just beyond the junction with Dudsbury Road.
COUNCIL TAX: Band E
EPC RATING: Band D