Shakespeare Road, Wimborne, Dorset


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  • Bedrooms: 3
An impressive, individual 3 double bedroom detached architect designed bungalow situated in a quiet residential road, on the very edge of Wimborne town centre, within easy level walking distance of Wimborne Square. Set in attractive south westerly facing gardens, the bungalow has a panoramic outlook over the meadows of the River Allen. The property is offered for sale with NO FORWARD CHAIN.

Originally built in the late 1950s, the property has been completely refurbished, updated and modernised over the last 2 years, and offered for sale in truly excellent decorative order throughout. The property is traditionally built of brick and colour washed rendered elevations under a small plain tiled roof, with stone chimney. It is connected to all mains services, with a mains gas central heating system, and UPVC double glazed windows and doors.

Shakespeare Road is a popular residential destination, on the very edge of Wimborne town centre, in the favoured Poets Corner area enjoying easy access the town centre which offers a wide range of amenities including schools for all age groups, a lively shopping area, a theatre/cinema and bus services connecting to the coastal towns of Poole and Bournemouth, both of which have mainline rail links to London Waterloo.

The bungalow has many outstanding features including a delightful, south westerly facing rear garden which enjoys a most attractive open view, and a superb, triple aspect kitchen/dining room with doors leading out to the garden and a window overlooking the covered dining area ideal for Al Fresco' dining. The kitchen has quartz worktops and a whole range of appliances.

A covered entrance way with stone step and Purbeck stone feature either side leads through to an impressive reception hall, with a quality wide boarded floor, double glazed front door with full height side screens, and a built-in cloaks cupboard. There is an L' shaped cloakroom with low level WC and vanity unit with inset wash hand basin.

The impressive living room has a central open fireplace with marble inset and raised hearth, and a feature picture window overlooking the gardens towards the River Allen.

A superb, large kitchen/dining room which extends to 8 metres has a most attractive open outlook, with quality wide boarded flooring. The kitchen comprises an excellent range of quartz worktops, comprehensive range of units including deep pan drawers, 1.5 bowl stainless steel sink, split level AEG single oven and microwave, 5-burner hob, integrated extractor unit, integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge, integrated freezer, LED downlighters, and a feature peninsular island incorporating a breakfast bar for 4 people with drawers beneath. In addition, there is a range of full height 4 door storage cupboards. The dining area has space for a sofa, table and chairs.

From the reception hall, there is a door to an inner hall with built-in shelved cupboard and built-in blanket cupboard.

Bedroom 1 is a good sized double bedroom with a fine open view, and an en suite shower room with corner shower cubicle, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, low WC, and partly tiled walls.

Bedroom 2 is also a large double bedroom with a range of built-in cupboards.

Bedroom 3 is of a good size which overlooks the front garden and Shakespeare Road, with built-in cupboards.

The contemporary family bathroom comprises panelled bath with shower attachment and curved shower screen, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, and low level WC.

Outside, there is a large integral garage with an insulated, electrically controlled Hormann panelled sectional door, 2 personal doors, wall mounted gas combination boiler, and a utility area with a sink, worktop, and space for white goods.

There is a wide, grey 20mm stone driveway providing space for 3 vehicles. The front garden is enclosed by a low stone wall, with a large flat lawn, well stocked flower borders, trees including an impressive magnolia, paved pathway, and twisted hazel and camellias. The front garden is a real feature of the property.

The rear garden has a good sized, flat shaped lawn enclosed by some established shrubs, with stone retaining wall overlooking the meadow towards the River Allen. There is a large terrace which is partly covered with a brick pier and is an ideal entertaining area for Al Fresco' dining. TRULY OUTSTANDING VIEW.


From the centre of Wimborne, proceed along West Borough, staying in the left hand lane as you pass the Tivoli Theatre (on the left). Proceed ahead at the junction with Stone Lane. After going over Walford Bridge, take the next turning on the right into Shakespeare Road.

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Christopher Batten

15 East Street, Wimborne, Dorset

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