Chestnut Grove, Wimborne, Dorset


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A beautifully presented 4 bedroom, extended and refurbished detached bungalow, set on a large garden plot adjoining woodland, situated in a quiet unmade private road with easy access to the Castleman Trailway where there are many scenic walks.

The Birches has undergone a major programme of refurbishment and extension in 2015, to a high standard of specification including top quality fitted kitchen and bathrooms, newly installed gas fired central heating system, and tastefully decorated throughout. The property has Quickstep reclaimed chestnut vinyl flooring to the main open plan living areas, and mostly replacement UPVC double glazed windows.

Outside, there is a garage, off road parking for numerous vehicles, and a large, private enclosed rear garden enjoying a sunny aspect.

There is a covered entrance porch with a front door leading to the main, spacious reception hall which has a fitted bench seat and coat hanging area, an alcove with shelving, and a recessed log store feature. This area opens out to a superb open plan kitchen/family/dining room.

The family room area has a feature log burner and a pair of double glazed French doors lead out to the rear garden.

A superb kitchen has been extensively fitted with a select Shaker range of units with granite worktops, and an island unit with cupboards and drawers. Appliances include a Falcon cooker range having a 5-burner gas hob and 2 electric dual ovens, integrated dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave, and drinks chiller. There is a useful double door pantry cupboard.

From the kitchen there is a pair of glazed doors leading to the sitting room which has a log burner (presently not fitted,) and double glazed French doors lead out to the rear garden.

There is a separate utility room comprising a sink, plumbing and space for washing machine, and personal door to the garage.

From the kitchen/family/dining room glazed doors lead to an inner hallway where there is access to the loft space.

Bedroom 1 has a walk-in closet, en suite shower room, and double glazed French doors lead out to the rear garden.

There is a separate dressing room (with double glazed skylight) which is fitted with an excellent range of shelving, multiple rails and shoe racks.

The second bedroom has double glazed French doors leading out to the garden, and an en suite shower room. Bedroom 3 enjoys dual aspect windows, and bedroom 4 overlooks the front elevation.

The main family bathroom/shower room has a large walk-in shower, wash hand basin, W.C., and dual ended bath.

Outside, the property has a large gravelled parking area for numerous vehicles, and provides access to an integral garage (with lighting and power points, and side personal door.) A side garden gate provides access to the rear garden which is enclosed by close boarded fencing. The garden has a gravelled garden terrace, large centre lawn with flower and shrub borders, timber garden shed and a summerhouse.


Quarry tiled step.


Oak flooring. Downlighters.


Access to roof space.

From the reception hallway, a pair of pine glazed doors lead to:-


Fireplace with inset wood burning stove, beam over and raised tiled hearth. Quality oak flooring. Pair of double glazed casement doors to the rear garden. 2 windows to side elevation.

From the reception hallway, a walkway leads to:-


Pair of double glazed casement doors leading to the front garden. 2 windows to side elevation.


Range of units comprising inset circular sink unit with mixer tap and cupboards beneath. Range of modern post formed working surfaces with matching cupboards and drawers beneath. 5-door wall cupboards. 2 glass fronted china display cabinets with concealed lighting and drawers beneath. Appliances include a Hotpoint fan assisted stainless steel double oven, inset Hotpoint microwave, Hotpoint ceramic hob and Hotpoint extractor unit. Space for fridge freezer. Partly tiled walls. Ceramic tiled floor. Downlighters. High level Velux roof light. Walk-in store. Window to rear elevation.


Wall mounted Baxi gas boiler. Space for washing machine and tumble dryer. Door to outside. Coat hanging area.


Window overlooking the rear garden. Door to:


Corner shower cubicle with shower and handspray shower attachment. Tiled vanity unit with inset bowl and mixer tap. Low level WC with concealed cistern. Fully tiled walls and floor. Downlighters. Extractor unit.


Window overlooking the front garden and window to side elevation.


Window overlooking the front garden.


Enclosed double ended bath with central mixer and separate handspray shower attachment. Tiled vanity unit with inset ceramic bowl with chrome mixer and cupboard under. Low level WC with concealed cistern. Walk-in shower with wet floor, chrome shower, handspray shower attachment and fixed glass screen. Downlighters. Chrome heated towel rail.


With up and over door. Personal door. Lighting and sockets.


Has been gravelled for ease of maintenance and also provides excellent additional parking. A gravel driveway leads to the garage.


Is a particular feature of the bungalow, offering a large degree of privacy. The garden is enclosed by close boarded fencing and backs onto woodland. Large flat, well maintained lawn interspersed with flower and shrub beds. Paved and concrete pathways. Timber SHED. Summerhouse with fitted electric lights and sockets. Outside tap.


Band 'E'.


From Wimborne, proceed east along Leigh Road, which then becomes Wimborne Road West, until reaching the Canford Bottom gyratery. Take the third exit (sign posted towards Ferndown.) Proceed along Wimborne Road West and turn left just before The Old Thatch Public House into Uddens Drive. Chestnut Grove is then the first turning on the left hand side.

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Christopher Batten

15 East Street, Wimborne, Dorset

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