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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Gabriel Cottages, West Knighton, Dorchester, DT2 8PE

Under Offer £375,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Countryside views
  • 3 double bedroom
  • Modern bathroom and en suite
  • Garage and parking
  • No chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

This modern village house has been built on the site of a former barn and has thoughtfully retained character features with vaulted ceilings, exposed beams and attractive weatherboard to the first floor elevations. There are also external stairs on the gable end which it is believed once gave access to the hayloft.

The property has had some modern improvements with bi fold doors in the living room that open to a large patio and take advantage of the views over the surrounding fields and countryside. There has also been granite work tops fitted in the kitchen.

The accommodation is nicely proportioned and comprises; entrance hall, living room with open fire, laminate wood flooring and bi fold doors. Kitchen/diner fitted with ample cupboards and drawers, granite work tops, double oven and hob, tiled floor, feature window and back door.

On the first floor are 3 double bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and shelving, all enjoy high vaulted ceilings and the master has a contemporary fitted en-suite shower room. Family bathroom has also been modernised with a tasteful suite and tiling comprising bath with shower and glazed shower screen, wall hung basin with vanity cupboard and wc with concealed cistern.

The property benefits further from a ground floor cloakroom/utility, gas fired central heating, garage and parking.

Outside there is a front garden laid to lawn with some established shrubs and path to front door. The rear garden enjoys a large patio abutting the house with fabulous views over the fields, the garden is mostly lawn with some shrubs and steps lead to side gate.


West Knighton is a small picturesque village with a popular public house and the delightful Church of St Peter. The village is well positioned for access to the county town of Dorchester, the coast at Weymouth and across the Purbecks as well as to the main A35.

The village of Broadmayne is nearby and provides a range of local facilities including a parish church, first school, village hall, sub post office/shop and The Black Dog public house. There are also shops and a main line rail station at Crossways and Moreton.

Dorchester, which is within four miles, offers a comprehensive range of shopping, recreational facilities as well as the main line railway service to London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads.

There are cross channel ferry services and sandy beaches at Weymouth and Poole. The area has comprehensive foot and bridle paths over the surrounding countryside and along the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline.


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Added on Rightmove:
13 September 2017

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