Environment and Location
Maiden Newton is a thriving village with two local shops including post office, newsagents, hardware store, petrol station, fish and chips shop, pub, cafe and it's own restaurant. The village has the added benefit of a doctors surgery with an attached pharmacy, veterinary surgery and garage. Transport from Maiden Newton, which has it's own train station just a short walk from Bull Lane which offers trains to Weymouth and Bristol, nearby stations include Dorchester, Yetminster and Yeovil as just a few examples. Also there are two bus routes to Yeovil and Dorchester. Maiden Newton is a short driving distance from towns including Dorchester (9 miles), Yeovil (14 miles), Bridport (12 miles) and Sherborne (16 miles). These offer a range of shops as well as places of interest. The local village has provision for young people with a school rated good by Ofsted and a village pre-school as well as lots of activities on offer for younger people including cubs and scouts, brownies, youth club, youth football club as well as an after school care in the form of Fizzy Boppers and Bouncing Beans catering for children aged 3 - 11 years. Further activities in the village including a running club, allotments and allotment society, Lunch Hour held on the third Wednesday of every month for local people to meet. 'The Ivy Club' offers day trips out on a regular basis to various places on in the south including trips such as the SS Great Britain and the Museum Milestones.
Maiden Newton is also on the Frome Valley cycle trail going from nearby Evershot to Dorchester, so on the National Cycle Network. There are a number of footpaths around the village that are perfect for dog walking. The Wessex Ridgeway long distance path also passes through Maiden Newton.
From Dorchester Top O Town roundabout.
At the roundabout, head north down The Grove,
at the next roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A37
Yeovil, turn left onto Dorchester Rd/A356Crewkerne,
turn right onto Bull Lane.
This detached two bedroom bungalow is nestled in a private space very close to the centre of Maiden Newton village tucked away in it's own corner. The property has no forward chain and is offered with vacant possession. With a conservatory, southerly aspect garden, open fireplace, kitchen/breakfast room, bathroom and two double bedrooms, only requiring some gentle modernisation, the property is thought to be in responsibly good order in terms of the general maintenance of the building and the excellent location with just a short level walk into the heart of Maiden Newton village just a few moments away from the front door. The property offers two parking spaces and further scope should a buyer require and is double glazed with ample loft space for further storage.
This detached bungalow is situated within walking distance of village amenities and transport links. The property is in good decorative order throughout and benefits from double glazing, gas central heating, driveway providing off road parking for two cards and outbuilding/workshop with power and light. Outside the southerly aspect garden is low maintenance mostly laid to lawn.
8' 0'' x 2' 10'' (2.44m x 0.86m)
Dual aspect double glazed windows, front aspect double glazed door.
10' 10'' x 9' 10'' (3.30m x 2.99m)
Range of wall and base units with roll top work surfaces over, one and a half bowl sink drainer with swan neck mixer tap, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for electric cooker with extractor hood over, wall mounted 'Worcester' combination boiler, part tiled walls, radiator, dual aspect double glazed windows. front aspect single glazed opaque panelled door.
Side aspect door leading to porch to a second access to the garden, access to loft, thermostat control, radiator.
13' 4'' x 10' 11'' (4.06m x 3.32m)
Dual aspect double glazed windows, side aspect double glazed door leading to conservatory, electric fireplace with marble hearth and wooden mantle surround, television point, telephone point, radiator.
8' 11'' x 8' 6'' (2.72m x 2.59m)
Dual aspect double gazed windows, front aspect double glazed French doors leading to garden, tiled flooring.
10' 11'' x 9' 10'' (3.32m x 2.99m)
Dual aspect double glazed windows, radiator.
9' 11'' (into wardrobe) x 9' 11'' (3.02m x 3.02m)
Dual aspect double glazed windows, two built in double wardrobes, radiator.
White bathroom suite comprising panel bath with electric shower and telephone chrome mixer tap and additional shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level W.C., fully tiled walls, side aspect double glazed opaque window.
Flower and shrub border, enclosed garden with stone wall.
Side aspect southerly facing garden, laid to lawn enclosed by wooden fence panelling, patio area abutting the property leading from the conservatory with a low stone wall. (LPG tank)
21' 11'' x 10' 0'' (6.68m x 3.05m)
Rear aspect window and wooden door, power and light.
Blocked paved driveway providing off road parking for two cars.