+44 01258 456044
Winterborne Houghton, Blandford Forum DT11 0PF, UK
3 Bedrooms3 Bathrooms
+44 01258 456044

The Old Hall occupies an idyllic, peaceful rural setting surrounded by open countryside with the church of St Andrews nearby and an abundance of local bridleways. The neighbouring village of Winterborne Stickland is a mile away and has a pub, sports/social club, day nursery, hall, and Church. Health centre and swimming pool in Milton Abbas. The Georgian market town of Blandford Forum is 6 miles away and boasts a good range of shops – including Tesco, Lidl and M & S Foodhall, banks, schools, hospital, health centres and leisure centre. The area is well served by a good variety of state and independent Schools. Sporting facilities include water sports along the Dorset coastline, golf at Ashley Wood, Rushmore and Broadstone and horse racing at Salisbury, Wincanton and Exeter.

The Old Hall, formally the village hall and built circa 1880, is now a lovely detached character property providing light and spacious accommodation having been extensively refurbished and extended by the present owners, with well maintained enclosed gardens and a large detached double garage. The property is presented in very good decorative order throughout and briefly comprises: sitting room with multi fuel stove, separate dining room with doors leading out into the west facing gardens, fully fitted kitchen, three double bedrooms with two ensuites, ground floor annexe potential either as work from home or B and B, useful utility room, good size driveway which will easily accommodate a motorhome/caravan.

Ground Floor:
Panel glazed front door to the

Entrance Lobby
Tiled floor, cupboard housing consumer unit, stable door to the

Reception Hallway
A light and spacious hallway with the staircase leading to the gallery landing, understairs storage cupboards, recessed display niche with shelving, wall lights, panel glazed door to the

Sitting Room
Double aspect with bay window. Fireplace with multi fuel EFEL stove, mantel and tiled hearth. Attractive display and storage cupboards either side. Television and telephone points, coved cornice, panel glazed door to the

Dining Room
Double French doors leading out to the timber decked patio and garden. Coved cornice, panel glazed door to the reception hallway.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Overlooking the lawned garden. Fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and floor units, oil fired double oven AGA, built-in Smeg oven and Smeg microwave/grill oven, Neff induction hob, Neff dishwasher and Neff fridge/freezer, 1.5 inset sink with mixer tap, worktops with tiled splashbacks, pantry with shelving and light, tiled floor, doorway through to the utility room, steps upto the

Rear Lobby
Door to the covered rear porch and log store area, useful cupboard for boots/shoes, door to the

WC and wash hand basin. Floor mounted Grant oil fired boiler for hot water and central heating to radiators (not tested), part tiled walls.

Utility Room
Belfast sink with draining board, wall and floor units, space for tumble dryer and washing machine, tiled floor, half glazed door to the
rear hallway with laminate flooring and door leading out to the garage and driveway.

Lounge with Kitchenette:  Work top with floor units, sink and small Lamona 2 ring hob, space for fridge, laminate flooring.

Double Bedroom  with laminate flooring, cupboard with shelving, shaver point, louvre doors to the Ensuite Shower Room comprising fully tiled shower cubicle with Mira shower unit, vanity wash hand basin and WC. Towel heater, tiled floor.

First Floor:

Gallery Landing

Suitable study area, built-in airing and linen cupboards with shelving and hanging space.

Bedroom 1
Lovely countryside views. Two built-in double wardrobes, telephone point.

Corner panel bath with Mira Sport shower unit and shower screen, bidet, WC and wash hand basin. Towel heater, access to loft, window.

Bedroom 2
Laminate flooring, built-in cupboard, access to the loft, door to the

Ensuite Bathroom comprising panelled bath with mixer tap/shower attachment, WC and wash hand basin. Light/shaver point, window, inset ceiling lights.

Outside: The Old Hall is approached over a brick paved driveway, flanked by well stocked borders, with space for additional vehicles/motorhome/trailer, which in turn leads to the Detached Double Garage  with twin up and over doors, power and light, ample loft storage space and door to the garden.
The Gardens are very much a feature of the property and are divided into 3 areas with the formal lawned side garden with mature shrubs and well stocked flower borders; the enclosed vegetable garden with raised beds and gravelled footpaths, and covered timber gazebo with storage shed and power connected; and the brick paved rear garden with ornamental pond, timber framed greenhouse, raised flower beds and enclosed chicken run. Oil storage tank. Outside lights. Two outside taps.


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Chaffers LTD
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