Price Guide: £550,000-£600,000 Freehold
A modern 4/5 bedroom detached chalet style property offering scope for improvement and extension (subject to planning consent) on a large corner plot. In the same ownership since it was built in 1961, and now in need of modernisation and refurbishment, the property has double glazing and a gas central heating system (not currently working.) It is set in an established, quiet residential area with easy access to bridleways leading to By The Way park and Cannon Hill Plantation where there are many scenic walks.
The Vineries is approximately 1.5 miles from Wimborne town centre which offers a wide range of amenities. Bus services connect to the coastal towns of Poole and Bournemouth, both of which have mainline rail links to London Waterloo.
There is a reception hall with an airing cupboard. Glazed double doors to a spacious, dual aspect living room with a fitted gas fire. There is a study/bedroom 5 with a built-in cupboard. The kitchen has a range of units, worktops, gas hob, electric oven, space and plumbing for dishwasher, wall mounted Worcester gas central heating boiler, and door to a rear lobby/utility room with space and plumbing for washing machine, space for fridge, and door to outside. There is a dining room with bay window and window seat, and double doors to a conservatory built on a brick plinth, with French doors to the garden. The ground floor bathroom has a bath with shower above, wash basin, tiled walls and heated towel rail, and there is a separate WC. The first floor landing has loft access. Bedroom 1 is a spacious dual aspect room with far reaching views towards Canford Magna and Canford Heath, access to eaves space, and a built-in double wardrobe. Bedroom 2 has a built-in double wardrobe, bedroom 3 has a dual aspect, and bedroom 4 has a built-in double wardrobe. There is a first floor shower room with corner shower, wash basin, WC and tiled walls.
The property stands on a prime corner plot at the junction with Colborne Avenue. A pedestrian gate and footpath lead to the front door, and there is a large front lawn with flower and shrub borders. A paved driveway (off Colborne Avenue) provides ample off road parking and leads to a detached garage with up-and-over door, side door and window, lighting, power points and inspection pit. To the rear of the garage there is a garden store, a timber shed and a greenhouse. The lawned rear garden affords a fair degree of privacy and has 2 apple trees and 1 pear tree.
Directions: From Wimborne, proceed east along Leigh Road. As you leave the town, turn left into Northleigh Lane and proceed over the old railway bridge. Turn right into Leigh Lane, and take the second turning on the left into The Vineries. The property can be found on the right hand side, at the junction with Colborne Avenue.
Council Tax Band: E
EPC Rating: D
Viewing: By prior arrangement through CHRISTOPHER BATTEN