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Quarry Close, WIMBORNE, Dorset

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A little bit about Quarry Close

A versatile, detached, five bedroomed bungalow set in a popular cul-de-sac in the heart of Colehill, with driveway, garage and garden.

Description

An attractive detached 4/5 bedroom bungalow positioned at the head of a popular cul-de-sac in the heart of colehill.

The original bungalow comprises open porch leading to the central hallway. The front aspect sitting room with inset gas fire and door to the rear kitchen/breakfast room. This area offers space for table and chairs and a range of eye and base level units, along with pantry and back door leading to the garden. There are two double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes, plus family bathroom.

In 2012, the property benefitted from an extension to the side which now offers superb flexibility and scope for multiple purposes. Accessed via the main bungalow kitchen, an inner hall leads to the downstairs accommodation comprising a bedroom, substantial bathroom with bath, walk-in shower, wash hand basin and w.c, and rear double aspect lounge with French doors to the garden and open staircase to the first floor. Potential to become a self contained annex or independent living space for family/teenagers.




Location

Colehill is a popular parish neighbouring Wimborne. The area has a regular bus service to Wimborne and also to the larger towns of Bournemouth and Poole. It is well served with sought-after primary and middle schools, post office and convenience store, pharmacy, hair salon, a church, memorial hall and community library. There are a few fine old houses in Colehill dating from the 1860s but in general rapid expansion took place in the last century which has resulted in a wide variety of properties to suit varying budgets. There is a close community feel in Colehill and the Parish Council have set up strong communication links via a regularly updated website and twice yearly newsletter to inform residents of the latest Parish initiatives being undertaken. Recreation facilities include the Forestry Commission Plantation at Cannon Hill which is widely used for walking and cycling and directly links to the larger areas of heathland at Holt and Whitesheet. A recreation ground at Oliver’s Park provides entertainment for families and children and there is a local nature reserve at Leigh Common. The Cricket Club incorporating Colehill Sports & Social Club is also a popular venue for many local residents.

Gardens and Grounds

The outside of the home is attractive, with a good sized lawn area and driveway. There is an integral garage with up and over door, plus rear access door to the garden. The rear garden can also be accessed via a side gate where there is a lawn area immediately to the back of the house, a footpath then takes you into a woodland garden where there are a number of established trees and shrubs.