Apple Acre, Child Okeford, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11

£840,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
Dayspring is a unique, individually designed bungalow in a very quiet location offering light and spacious accommodation with lovely gardens and views.  Each of the four generously proportioned double bedrooms has an ensuite bathroom.  There are three reception rooms including a large living room with double aspect windows and French doors leading onto a secluded patio.  The property also has a large conservatory, a walk-in larder, a cloakroom, a utility room and a boiler/boot room. 

The main garden is situated at the rear of the property to make the most of the south facing aspect and the views across the surrounding countryside.  It is laid to lawn with several mixed shrub and herbaceous borders, some specimen trees and a greenhouse.  There is a double garage plus parking for several cars on the gravel drive. The photovoltaic solar panels on the roof provide a tax free income of approximately £1,900 p.a.

The property is only five minutes’ walk from the village shops, pubs, church, primary school and doctor’s surgery. Child Okeford is a picturesque and popular North Dorset village on the edge of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It lies between Hambledon Hill and the river Stour with lovely walks and cycle rides in the surrounding countryside.  

The area has an excellent range of private and state schools including Clayesmore (4 miles), Sturminster Newton High School (4 miles), Bryanston (6 miles), Shaftesbury School (8 miles), Milton Abbey School (10 miles), Gillingham School (10 miles) and St Mary's Shaftesbury (10 miles) to name but a few.

Communications close by include the A350 which provides access both to the coast and to the A303 to London via the M3.  There is a mainline railway station at Gillingham with a regular service to London Waterloo.  A good bus service runs to the Georgian market town of Blandford Forum.

Marketed by Arrange viewing 01787 312401

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