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4 bedroom house for sale

Bull Lane, Maiden Newton, Dorchester, DT2

Guide Price £599,500

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A spacious detached 4 bedroom period Village House enjoying a secluded south-east facing location close to the heart of this West Dorset community some 8 miles from Dorchester. EPC Band E

The house which is detached has rendered and colour washed elevations with mainly sash style timber casement windows under a tiled roof. Though to date from 1840 this early Victorian house provides spacious character accommodation ideally suited to the growing family seeking a secluded home in a convenient village location only some 8 miles from Dorchester. The ground floor provides 2 excellent Reception Rooms, Cloakroom, Utility room and large Kitchen/Breakfast room opening to the Orangery style dining/family room with double doors to the terrace. The first floor has Master Bedroom with ensuite, 3 further Bedrooms and family Bath/Shower Room all with the benefit of Oil fired central heating. Externally the gated driveway leads to the Garage and the South-East facing main and secret gardens. To be fully appreciated the house and setting must be inspected.

Maiden Newton has a good range of local amenities including shop/post office, grocery store, garage, restaurant, public house and mainline railway station. Also within relatively easy distance are Dorchester and Yeovil which offer a much broader range of shopping, commercial, educational and leisure facilities.

The World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast is only a few miles away as is the wonderful undulating countryside around Bridport (with its popular farmers markets). Sport in the area includes golf at Came Down, Yeovil and Dorchester Cricket, Football and Rugby Clubs and Sailing at Portland and Weymouth.

Communications are excellent with main line railway links to London Waterloo from Dorchester South station. Cross channel services operate from Poole and there are International airports at Bournemouth, Exeter and Bristol.

Five bar field style gate. Gravel drive. Turning/parking area. Access to the Single Garage 19'6" x 9'10" with up and over doors. Gravel path leads to the main entrance door and to the side. The side path with planted borders and maturing roses providing a scented screen. The pathway leads to the paved terrace with outside tap and steps to the lawn. The side path with timber shed gives pedestrian access to Bull Lane. The rear garden enjoys a south east aspect and is walled to one side. It is lawned with planted borders together with mature trees and a paved pathway. A yew hedge hides the secret garden which is walled to side and rear boundary with a paved sitting area with Summer House and steps down to a lower level. The total plot extends to just under 1/5th of an acre.

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06 July 2016

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