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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Higher Woodsford, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8BT

Under Offer £595,000

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A substantial stand-alone 4 bedroom, 2 reception room, detached house offering a wealth of potential. In about 1.3 acres.
Starting life in its original guise as an air traffic control tower during world war 2 and then in the 1950's being converted to form what is now a generous detached house, this unique property enjoys an interesting history with subtle features reminding us of its past.

Situated in a stand-alone position on the edge of Crossways village the property is in need of gentle modernisation and now provides spacious accommodation comprising an entrance hallway with Oak stair case and parquet flooring extending through to the sitting room with fireplace and wood burning stove, dining room with wood burner and patio doors to the garden, kitchen, utility room and cloakroom.

On the first floor are 3 large double bedrooms with both master and bedroom 2 benefiting from an en-suites, a fourth bedroom and a bathroom. The property benefits from an LPG heating system, double glazed windows, integral garaging and driveway providing ample off road parking. There are gardens of over an acre and of particular note, offering a variety of uses, a large detached building with roller door and inspection pit, further workshop and open fronted store all adjoined and could offer further business/commercial use subject to any required consent and planning permission.

Crossways village is about 6 miles to the east of the county town of Dorchester. The village is well served with local facilities include parish church, modern first school, library, doctor's surgery, local store with off licence and shop/post office and regular bus service. Dorchester has an excellent range of facilities, the County Hospital and two railway stations to London/Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads; the closest station to Crossways being Moreton, approximately 1 mile. Within the area is Warmwell Leisure Centre with a variety of leisure facilities.
South Dorset is renowned for its sporting and leisure pursuits, including walking and riding across the surrounding countryside; golf at the East Dorset and Came Down Golf Clubs, sailing and water sports along the World Heritage Coastline. The coast at Ringstead Bay is only about 4 miles.


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