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Tenure: Leasehold

This period terraced cottage, originally the old village bakery, is thought to date back to the 18th Century although has been extended in recent years. It is situated in a convenient and pleasant location some 50 metres from the Village Square and Castle Ruins. The property is of stone construction under a stone tiled roof and is a Grade II Listed building. It has been extensively and sympathetically renovated throughout to a high standard and features include * LARGE LIVING ROOM WITH VAULTED CEILING AND WOOD BURNING STOVE * CONSERVATORY * ATTRACTIVE GOOD SIZED GARDEN * GAS FIRED CENTRAL HEATING * MAJORITY OF WINDOWS DOUBLE GLAZED *

The village of Corfe Castle lies at the centre of the Isle of Purbeck about 5 miles from the seaside resort of Swanage and a similar distance from the market town of Wareham, the latter having main line rail link to London Waterloo (about 2 hours). Much of the surrounding area is classified as being of Outstanding Natural Beauty and incorporates a World Heritage Coastline.



DINING ROOM 4.96m x 4.2m (16'3" x 13'9"), East & West, feature Purbeck stone fireplace with raised hearth and log basket, fitted storage cupboard, window seat, parquet flooring.

KITCHEN 3.76m narrowing to 2.86m x 3.34m (12'4" narrowing to 9'4" x 10'11"), South, range of fitted units with worktops, drawers and cupboards under, inset composite sink, tiled splashbacks, wall cabinets, integrated double oven with gas hob and filtration hood over, space and plumbing for automatic washing machine and dishwasher, wall mounted gas fired central heating boiler, broom cupboard, tiled floor.

LOBBY tiled floor, door to enclosed courtyard.

CLOAKROOM leading off, 1.83m x 1m (6' x 3'3"), North, WC, wash basin, quarry tiled floor.

SITTING ROOM 5.73m x 5m (18'9" x 16'4"), East & West (West through conservatory), attractive room with vaulted beamed ceiling, wood burning stove, glazed double doors to:

DOUBLE GLAZED CONSERVATORY 4.83m x 2.56m (15'10" x 8'4"), West & North, vaulted ceiling, ceramic tiled floor, glazed doors to rear garden.

LANDING recessed airing and storage cupboards.

BEDROOM 1 4.58m max x 3.52m (15' max x 11'6"), West, South & North, fitted wardrobes.

BEDROOM 2 3.8m x 2.82m (12'5" x 9'3"), East, fitted wardrobes.

BATHROOM 2.53m x 2.3m (8'3" x 7'6"), West, suite in white comprising panelled bath with shower attachment and screen, pedestal wash basin, WC, part tiled walls.

OUTSIDE Most attractive, long REAR GARDEN which has been well cultivated and is partially lawned with mature shrubs, vegetable section, fruit cages, 2 timber garden sheds, stone paved terrace, stone store. Beyond the garden is a small orchard and further garden area which runs down to the stream. Small side COURTYARD, timber garden shed.

TENURE The property is held on a lease from the National Trust which commenced on 25 March 1992 for a term of 125 years currently paying a sum of £260pa as ground rent. A copy of the lease is available for inspection by genuine applicants upon request.

SERVICES All mains services connected.

COUNCIL TAX We have been advised by Purbeck District Council that the property is Band "D" which amounts to £1,598.98 for 2012/2013, although this must be confirmed by your conveyancer prior to exchange of contracts.

VIEWING By appointment only please through the Agents, Corbens, 01929 422284.

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