6 bedroom detached house for sale

East Hill, Charminster

Guide Price £600,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A charming period property with a detached annexe with income potential, fronting the River Cerne.

A charming Listed Grade II period property with a detached annexe, and lovely walled gardens fronting the river Cerne in the pretty conservation village of Charminster with easy access to Dorchester. This is an ideal property for a family wanting to work from home or needing accommodation for a relative or additional letting income.

Bridge Cottage, which is Listed Grade II is believed to date back to the early C19th and is a charming, detached cottage in the heart of this conservation village. The property has considerable character and charm with an attractive large walled garden. The present owner converted the stables into a spaciously appointed annexe. Bridge Cottage is situated in the heart of the old village of Charminster which lies under 2 miles from the county town of Dorchester with its numerous excellent shopping facilities, schools, restaurants, the county hospital and the main line railway station to London Waterloo. In the village there is a shop, fine parish Church, a First School and a public house.

The property is approached by a short gravel drive with a front garden bordered by hedges and access to the river. A small courtyard with outside store. The drive leads to a larger gravelled area which provides parking for several cars. There is a paved terrace which is a real sun trap. The main garden is a delight and is enclosed by an old stone and flint cob wall and is attractively designed with a variety of shrubs, climbers, fruit trees, herbaceous borders and a row of lime trees. There are two timber garden sheds. There is also a private terrace for the annexe.

Reception Hall with flagstone floor, Drawing Room,Sitting Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Master Bedroom with ensuite Shower and WC 3 further Bedrooms, Bathroom. Ample parking.

Self contained detached Annexe with Reception Hall, Sitting Room, large Kitchen/Breakfast Room, 2 Bedrooms Bathroom Separate WC

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04 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Dorchester West (1.5 mi)
  • Dorchester South (1.7 mi)
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Jackson-Stops & Staff, Dorchester

51 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

01305 575032 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Dorchester West (1.5 mi)
  • Dorchester South (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jackson-Stops & Staff, Dorchester

51 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

01305 575032 Local call rate

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