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5 bedroom house for sale

Mill Lane, Charminster, Dorchester, Dorset

Guide Price £550,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A spacious (over 2,700Sq ft) Listed Grade II house in an elevated position forming one part of a substantial Regency village property.

Magnolia House is a listed Grade II 19th Century
addition to East Hill House, and is of mellow
brick and render elevations under a slate roof.
With character in evidence throughout, including
original sash windows, some with shutters, coving,
picture rails, high ceilings and some far reaching
views over the rooftops towards the hills beyond.
An ideal property for those that prefer the period
On a practical note, the accommodation which
is spread over 3 floors has generous, wellproportioned
rooms with a particularly fine double
aspect drawing room with open fireplace. In
addition, there is an entrance lobby and hallway,
a fitted kitchen, separate breakfast room, dining
room and a cloakroom. On the 1st floor are 3
light and spacious bedrooms with a Jack and Jill
bathroom and separate shower room. Two further
bedrooms and ample storage can be found on the
2nd floor.

The property is situated in an elevated position
just off Mill Lane in the heart of the old village of
Charminster and lies just 2 miles from the county
town of Dorchester, with its numerous excellent
shopping facilities, schools, restaurants, county
hospital and main line railway station to London
Waterloo. In the village there is a shop with post
office, a fine parish church, a first school and a
public house.

The property is approached from the lane by a
timber five bar gate which gives access to a tarmac
and part cobbled parking area and single garage.
Steps lead down to a large terrace with a bed of
flowering plants, shrubs and well stocked borders.
Further steps lead down to the front door.
The enclosed garden which is remarkably private
and secluded has a number of mature trees and
climbers including a splendid Magnolia and
Wisteria. On the eastern and southern boundary,
the lawn leads down to a paved area providing a
perfect spot to while away the afternoon.

Ground Floor, Entrance Lobby, Spacious Hall, Drawing Room with Open Fireplace, Dining Room, Kitchen, Breakfast Room, WC, Master Bedroom with Jack and Jill Bathroom, Separate Shower Room and WC,
2 further Bedrooms, Bedrooms 4 and 5, Attic Storage
Private Drive, Garage, Parking, Mature Gardens

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Added on Rightmove:
19 May 2016

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