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3 bedroom link detached house for sale

Bookham, Alton Pancras, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7RP

Under Offer £485,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A refurbished 3/4 bedroom barn conversion with breathtaking panoramic views over the Blackmore Vale. The Old Coach House is a conversion dating from the 1980's and, more recently, was refurbished to create comfortable and spacious accommodation. There is a spectacular easterly panoramic outlook from its decked veranda over the Blackmore Vale.

The spacious bungalow has a hallway, excellent sized sitting room which is open to the dining room, well fitted kitchen/breakfast room, study/sitting room/bedroom 4, further 3 bedrooms, 2 en suite shower rooms and family bathroom.

Outside there is a delightful walled front (south/west facing) garden, a fine split level veranda along the east side of the bungalow with a breath taking panoramic view over the Vale and beyond; to the southern side of the walled garden is the gated parking fronting the integral garage.

The Old Coach House is situated in a lovely rural position in the hamlet of Bookham, equi-distant (about 1 1/4 miles) from Alton Pancras and Buckland Newton, on the southern edge of the Blackmore Vale, within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Buckland Newton has a revitalised village store, modern village hall, church, first school and playing ground. Piddletrenthide, about 3 miles to the south, has a general store/sub post office, hairdresser, first school and public house.

The county town of Dorchester and the Abbey town of Sherborne are about 10 miles distant, both providing an extensive range of shopping, business and recreational facilities and mainline railway stations with regular services to London (Waterloo).

There are a variety of sporting and leisure pursuits in the area including golf at Dorchester, Folke and Sherborne. Sailing and water sports along the Heritage coastline. There is excellent walking and riding in the immediate vicinity with a network of foot/bridle paths over the surrounding and unspoilt rolling countryside.


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