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2 bedroom cottage for sale

Maiden Newton, Dorset, DT2

Sold STC £170,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Bedroom Recently Refurbished Cottage
  • Converted From The Former Village Bakery
  • Open Plan Living/ Kitchen Area
  • Enclosed Terrace with River Frontage
  • Far Reaching Countryside Views
  • Shower Room
  • Fishing Rights Available
  • Ideal Investment or Holiday Let

Full description


This property forms part of the former village bakery, the original bakery had been part of Maiden Newtons history for many generations. In 2014 the building was sold at auction and purchased by a local developer - who has transformed the building into what you see today. A two bedroom cottage which is centered around a modern open plan kitchen/sitting room with double doors that open onto a paved sun terrace overlooking the river Frome and adjoining countryside. On the first floor there are two bedrooms and a shower room - there are fine southerly views that can be enjoyed from the main bedroom.

Maiden Newton is a bustling particular village, well served by local amenities which include a selection of shops, first school, petrol station/stores, doctors surgery, public house, restaurant and railway station on the Dorchester to Bristol line. The surrounding rolling countryside is well interspersed with bridle paths, giving access to many areas of outstanding natural beauty. The heritage coastline also known as the Jurassic coastline is within easy reach. Dorchester is about 8 miles away, having a comprehensive range of shopping, leisure and educational facilities as well as Dorset county hospital. The regional centre of Yeovil is only 12 miles away, with an array of further shopping, business and leisure facilities, including a multiplex cinema. There are golf clubs at Dorchester, Sherborne and Yeovil. Fishing is also available at the river Frome, sailing/water sports at Weymouth or Portland, along the coast.

Front aspect timber panel door leads into a small entrance with stairs rising to first floor.

Kitchen/Sitting Room 
17' 3'' max. x 15' 5'' max. (5.25m x 4.70m)
Range of wall and base units with work surface over, one and a half stainless steel sink unit with drainer and mixer tap, built in fridge/freezer, built in electric oven with induction hob, extractor hood, space and plumbing for washing machine, television point, telephone point, front aspect sash double glazed window, rear aspect double doors leading to sun terrace.

First Floor Landing 
Loft access.

Bedroom One 
10' 5'' max. x 9' 6'' max. (3.17m x 2.89m)
Front aspect sash double glazed window, built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelves.

Bedroom Two 
12' 9'' x 6' 8'' (3.88m x 2.03m)
Rear aspect sash double glazed window.

Shower Room 
White suite comprising low level W.C., pedestal wash hand basin, fully tiled shower cubicle, rear aspect double glazed window.

15' 5'' x 10' 3'' (4.70m x 3.12m)
Enclosed paved sun terrace overlooking the river Frome and adjoining countryside.

From our office on Poundbury, proceed west, at the main roundabout take the fourth exit onto the A37 (signed towards Yeovil). Follow the road for just over a mile, at next roundabout take the first exit onto A37 - continue for approximately 5 miles and turn left onto Dorchester Road/A356 (signed Crewkerne). Take this road through Frampton and through Maiden Newton, passing through the centre of the village, just before the bridge ahead of you, the property can be found on your left hand side.

EPC Rating C 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 June 2017


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