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East Morden, Dorset BH20 7DL

£2,250,000 Asking Price

Full description:

Key Features:
  • Family home - 7650 sq ft of stunning versatile accommodation and garage/storage buildings on 2 acres
  • Bautifully landscaped gardens including a large koi carp pond with thatched summerhouse
  • Heated swimming pool with adjacent pool house and garden kitchen specifically located for max sun
  • All-weather tennis/sports court with high mesh fence eclosure
  • Stylish accommodation which has been tastefully extended and remodelled by the present owners
  • Owned by the present family for the last 20 years
  • Splendid setting atop a rise with far-reaching views to the Purbeck Hills
  • Convenient for excellent local schooling in both the private and public sectors
  • Continually updated and improved and offered in impeccable order throughout

Tenure: Freehold
A simply stunning 5 bedroom detached family home in this wonderful location set on 2 acres of secluded grounds approached through electric gates along a private drive to a generous frontage. The property is set in the hamlet of East Morden where properties rarely come available and has a splendid local eatery at the bottom of the road just a few hundred metres away. It is ideally located for most of the well regarded private schools, such as Canford, Bryanston and Clayesmore as well as Castle Court, Dumpton and Yarrells Prep Schools. The area is well-served by schools in both the private and public sectors with Poole Grammar Schools just over 8 miles away and Lytchett Minster School within 4.5 miles. Wareham is just 5 miles away and Poole Town Centre is within 9 miles.

The versatile accommodation has been tastefully extended and improved over the 20 years of the current family’s ownership and is now beautifully presented and very well planned. In addition to the main house there is a double garage with a self-contained studio flat on the first floor. Half the garage is currently set out as a gym and has the versatility to be a home office etc. there is a further substantial garage/outbuilding providing space for 2-4 cars or exceptional storage space.

The grounds are a particular feature with a swimming pool that has been specifically placed to benefit from the sunshine through to the late evening, has a lovely pool house with lounge and shower/changing room and adjacent garden kitchen with built-in barbecue, sink with mixer taps and a fridge. There is also an all-weather tennis/sports court which is fully enclosed by high mesh fencing and is also used for football, hockey and basketball.

• Impressive family home offering a total of 7650 square feet of versatile accommodation and garaging including a large outbuilding/garage providing parking for 2-4 vehicles plus a double garage (part of which is currently used as a gym) with self-contained studio flat over
• Beautifully presented throughout having been extended and tastefully refurbished over the current owners’ 20 years of occupation
• Wonderful kitchen/breakfast/dining/family room with inglenook style fireplace and doors to garden
• Impressive living room with inglenook style fireplace
• Teenagers den/playroom
• Stunning kitchen area with stylish units and full range of Gaggenau and Miele appliances including various ovens, wine cooler, double width fridge/freezer station, dishwasher and induction hob.
• 2 acres of secluded grounds with outlook to Poole Harbour and the Purbecks
• Superb heated swimming pool with pool house and garden barbecue kitchen
• All-weather sports court for tennis, football, hockey practise, basketball etc.

The property benefits from oil fired heating with tandem boilers serving the underfloor heating and radiators as well as the swimming pool; an automatically powered generator and double glazing. There are inglenook style fires in both the family room and the living room; the utility room has recently been moved and fitted to provide a large room opening into the garden and the previous utility room is now a very useful boot room with fitted storage and an additional fridge/freezer.
Bournemouth Airport 17 miles; Southampton 40 miles; Central London 115 miles; Dorchester 16 miles.

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