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2 bedroom terraced house for sale

The Square, Puddletown, Dorchester, DT2 8SL

Under Offer £275,000

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Tenure: Freehold

This terrific cottage has been tastefully updated blending new with old to great effect. The cottage is deceptively spacious and enjoys a wealth of charm and character.

Grade II listed, the cottage has been improved and maintained to a high standard by the present owner and is in very good order throughout.

On the ground floor there is a welcoming hallway with flag stone flooring and space for coats and boots, generous sitting room with high ceilings, sash window with working shutters, a large store cupboard and engineered oak flooring.

There is a separate dining room with flag stone flooring and a notable feature is the well with glass top and down lighting allowing you to see in.

There is an under stairs cupboard and walkthrough into the kitchen with stylish free standing units, Belfast style sink and tiled floor with under floor heating. Space for washing machine and dishwasher.

On the first floor is a large master bedroom with fitted wardrobes a second bedroom and a bathroom with sunken bath and shower over.

The cottage benefits from loft access into two separate roof spaces and was re-thatched in 2015 including the ridge. Further benefits include a modern gas central heating system.

Outside, there is a lovely private courtyard garden with gated access. There is an outside store providing additional storage space.

The property is well positioned in The Square within this popular village which has a good range of facilities including a general store/butcher/post office, church, village hall, first (new) and middle schools, modern doctors surgery, The Blue Vinny public house and Veterinary Practice.

There is a regular bus service. Mainline rail stations at Dorchester (about 5 miles) and Moreton (about 4 miles) are on the London Waterloo line. There is a good road network to the larger conurbation of Poole and Bournemouth as well as Wimborne, Blandford and Salisbury.

The area is particularly well served with both state and private schools including the Thomas Hardye School and Sunninghill Prep School in Dorchester, Bryanston, Clayesmore, Canford, Milton Abbey, the Sherborne Schools, Sandroyd, Knighton House and Port Regis.

This part of Dorset has an excellent network of footpaths and bridleways and some of these connect with Puddletown Forest to the west. There are excellent sporting opportunities including sailing and water sports at Weymouth and Poole and along the glorious Jurassic Coastline, golf at Dorchester and the East Dorset, Isle of Purbeck sports centres at Dorchester and Weymouth.


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24 October 2016

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