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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Rosemary Lane, Abbotsbury, Weymouth, DT3 4JN

Under Offer £350,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning country views incorporating 'St Catherines Chapel

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A highly desirable thatched detached cottage set in the heart of this historic and picturesque village and enjoying country views towards the coast encompassing St Catherine's Chapel.

The Cottage has been transformed over the past 2 years to provide a modern well-appointed interior throughout.

On the ground floor there is an entrance hall a kitchen/breakfast room which is fitted with a range of wall and floor mounted units with wood worktops, a 'Butler' style sink unit, integrated fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, oven and hob which has a cooker hood over. The worktops extend on one side of the kitchen to form a breakfast bar. From the kitchen there are French doors leading into a rear conservatory and a door opening into the sitting room which can also be accessed from the entrance hall. The sitting room has a window to the front, an exposed timber beam and features a stone fireplace with timber beam.

The dining room enjoys an outlook over the rear garden and has French doors opening in to the conservatory which benefits from a southerly aspect and leads onto a brick paved sun terrace.

The ground floor also provides a bedroom/study from which there is an internal door into the garage and a well appointed modern shower room/wc.

On the first floor there are two double bedrooms, a single bedroom and a modern fitted family bathroom.

Externally to the front side of the cottage there is off road parking, an attached garage with double doors, power, lighting, eave storage and a pedestrian door to the rear.

The garden to the rear is in two parts both of which are laid mainly to lawn with mature shrub borders. There is a brick paved sun terrace and access to an enclosed side garden with a timber sun deck.

Abbotsbury is an historic village being known for its sub-tropical gardens and Swannery, as well as the Fleet Lagoon by the side of Chesil bank. The freehold of the majority of the properties within the village are owned by Ilchester Estates which have gone to great lengths to maintain its interest in a thriving community.

The village itself has a selection of shops including general store, butchers, public houses and
historical interesting thatch, slate and tiled period cottages. It is surrounded by beautiful countryside with the Abbotsbury plains to the north, St Catherine's Chapel (which can be seen from the property) and the coast to the south.

There are footpaths and bridleways in the area giving access to the surrounding countryside and the World Heritage Coastline.

The fishing port of Bridport/West Bay, the resort town of Weymouth and the County Town of Dorchester are all within 9 miles of the village and provide a range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities as well mainline railway services from Dorchester and Weymouth to London Waterloo and to Bristol and South Wales. There is a primary school and a Doctors surgery in Portesham about 2 miles east to Abbotsbury.

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Added on Rightmove:
27 September 2016

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