Moorside, Sturminster Newton

3 Bed Chalet - Detached

Key Points

Reception Rooms

Price guide £550,000

Property Overview

This delightful three bedroom chalet bungalow is situated near Sturminster Newton, enjoying lovely views over the surrounding countryside. The property offers light and spacious accommodation comprising two reception rooms, a well appointed kitchen/diner with separate utility area, a conservatory, a family bathroom and en-suite facilities to the principal bedroom. In addition, the property enjoys well maintained enclosed gardens, a double garage and ample off road parking. EPC rating D.


Sturminster Newton is a historic town within the heart of Dorset close to the towns of Gillingham and Shaftesbury. This thriving, rural town enjoys extensive countryside views to the west across the Blackmore Vale and the River Stour and offers a large medical centre, a dentist and a community hall/centre with a 300 seat theatre. The nearby town of Gillingham offers rail links to London Waterloo and provides access to the A303, approximately 4 miles to the north.

Key Features

The property offers two generous reception rooms. The sitting room, finished in neutral décor, enjoys a front facing aspect and features an attractive central fireplace that houses a wood burning stove. A separate dining room receives plentiful natural light gained via a dual aspect whilst a delightful conservatory provides additional living accommodation and takes full advantage of the lovely outlook onto the garden.

The kitchen/diner is well appointed, fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with work surface over. The kitchen provides space for appliances, offers a boiler cupboard and pantry with natural light gained via front and rear aspect windows. A separate utility area provides additional work surface and direct access to the garden.

Also situated on the ground floor is an office and the family bathroom, fitted with a suite comprising a low level wc, wash hand basin, panel enclosed bath and a separate shower cubicle.

Stairs rise to the first floor where there is a master bedroom and two further good size bedrooms with bedroom three accessed via bedroom two, all enjoying lovely views over the surrounding countryside. Also on the first floor is a shower room, fitted with a suite comprising a low level wc, wash hand basin and shower cubicle.

Externally there is a generous enclosed garden that is laid predominately to lawn. The garden houses a wide variety of mature trees, plants and shrubs. There is a shed and a detached double garage with up and over doors, power and light.

Room Dimensions

Sitting Room

4.57m x 3.94m (15'0" x 12'11")


7.72m max x 4.50m max (25'04" max x 14'09" max)

Dining Room

3.63m x 3.63m (11'11" x 11'11")


3.61m x 2.95m (11'10" x 9'08")


5.26m x 2.44m (17'03" x 8'0")

Bedroom One

4.57m x 2.74m (15'0" x 9'0")

Bedroom Two

4.67m max x 4.19m max (15'04" max x 13'09" max)

Bedroom Three

3.58m x 2.57m (11'09" x 8'05")


Mains electricity and water are connected. Septic tank. Oil fired central heating.

Local Authorities

Dorset Council
County Hall
Colliton Park

Tel: 01305 211970

We are advised that the council tax band is E


Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860