Highland Road, Wimborne, Dorset

Guide price

Bedrooms: 4
A most deceptive 4 bedroom detached modern bungalow situated in a most desirable location, about 1 mile from Wimborne town centre offering a wide range of amenities, with an attractively landscaped, south facing rear garden. The property has great potential to extend, subject to the necessary planning consents, and is offered for sale with NO FORWARD CHAIN.

Originally built in 1965, the property was substantially extended in 1983, and now extends to nearly 2400 square feet of living space, arranged on one level. Traditionally built, the property has brick and colour washed rendered elevations under a modern concrete tiled roof. It is connected to all mains services, with a gas heating system, fitted solar panels (owned), mainly UPVC double glazed windows, Travertine flooring to the kitchen, dining room, conservatory and bathroom, and particularly well presented kitchen and bathroom fittings.

Highland Road is a long, unmade private road which runs between Beaucroft Lane and Wimborne Road, adjacent to Colehill Cricket Ground, within easy reach of Wimborne town centre with its lively shopping centre and wide range of amenities. There are excellent schools for all age groups and local bus services connect to the coastal towns of Bournemouth and Poole, which both have mainline railway stations to London Waterloo.

A covered entrance way leads into a large L' shaped reception hall with access to loft, and a pair of glazed double casement doors lead to a split level lounge. The dual aspect lounge has an attractive bay window overlooking the rear garden, feature state-of-the-art gas fire (on a raised plinth with marble top), and a full height picture window overlooking the terrace.

From the lounge, a pair of glazed double casement doors lead to the separate dining room with Travertine floor, and glazed double casement doors lead to a large conservatory with Traventine floor, and glazed double casement doors lead to the garden.

From the dining room, an archway leads to the well presented kitchen/breakfast room comprising a comprehensive range of oak units (with curved features), matching wall cabinets (with cornice and bottom pelmet finish, and concealed worktop lighting), full height pull-out larder, quartz working surfaces, stainless steel underbowl sink, breakfast bar to seat at least 3 people, Neff split level single oven, matching microwave, Neff touch control ceramic hob, extractor, integrated fridge, integrated dishwasher, Travertine floor, downlighters, and a door leads to a utility room comprising worktop with inset stainless steel sink, high gloss units, 3 full height food storage cupboards, space for washing machine, space for freezer, doors to outside and garage, and door to a cloakroom.

The spacious main bedroom suite has a superb view over the garden, and a comprehensive range of wardrobes, bedside cabinets, dressing table, storage, fitted wall mirror, pelmets, downlighters, en suite dressing room (with an excellent range of hanging and shelf space), and a well presented, contemporary fully tiled en suite shower room comprising a walk-in double shower (with handspray and overhead rain water shower), vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, WC, and bidet.

Bedroom 2 is a large double bedroom with an attractive bay window, and an excellent range of fitted wardrobes and desk furniture. Bedroom 3 is a good sized double bedroom with an excellent range of 3 full height wardrobes (one of which has a mirrored door). The fourth bedroom has a range of fitted desk furniture, and a built-in cupboard.

The large family bath/shower room comprises a double ended bath inset in a tiled surround, vanity unit with inset wash hand basin, low level WC, enclosed shower cubicle (with handspray shower attachment), built-in furniture, downlighters, and Travertine floor.

The property is approached from the highway via wrought iron double entrance gates leading into a pavioured driveway, turning area, and courtyard providing ample parking for at least 6 vehicles. There is an integral single garage with timber doors, lighting and power, window, and door to the utility room.

The front garden is enclosed by mixed hedgerows including established beech and firs trees, and a variety of specimen shrubs.

The large, south facing rear garden offers a large degree of privacy extends to well over 100ft in length. The garden is a feature of the bungalow and has a large, flat, well maintained shaped lawn, full width paved entertaining terrace (with a pergola over part and an established wisteria), and towards the bottom of the garden there are 2 beech trees, firs, variegated holly, 2 timber garden sheds, timber Wendyhouse, large vegetable garden area, watt butt, and a side garden where there are storage bins.


From Wimborne, proceed up Rowlands Hill to the St Johns Hill roundabout. Take the first exit and proceed past Melverley Gardens on the right hand side and turn next right into Highland Road. The property can be found on the right hand side, just past Quince Lane.

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01202 841171

Christopher Batten

15 East Street, Wimborne, Dorset

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