3 bedroom apartment for sale

Somerleigh Road, Dorchester

£300,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Historic building
  • 0.5 miles walk of Brewery Square
  • Split level, three bedroom apartment
  • Master en-suite bathroom
  • Allocated parking
  • Storage Area

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold


SUMMARY
STUNNING 3 BEDROOM SPLIT LEVEL apartment, set within this HISTORIC BUILDING. Benjamin Ferrey House was the former Dorchester County Hospital and was named after the architect who originally designed the building in the 1800's. With HIGH CEILINGS this property is a MUST SEE!!


DESCRIPTION
A rare opportunity to buy in, what is possibly, one of Dorchester's most beautiful buildings. Benjamin Ferrey House is the former Dorchester County Hospital, now named after the architect who originally designed the building in the mid 1800's.

Centrally located and within 0.5 miles of Brewery Square, Cornhill, Borough Gardens and other Dorchester town centre amenities and travel options.

This exceptional, first and second floor - split level, three bedroom apartment must be seen! The reception room has three vast windows making it bright and airy and is open plan into the fully fitted kitchen with a range of integrated appliances; furthermore an open staircase leads to the dining room on the mezzanine level. The master bedroom, also on the upper floor benefits from built-in wardrobes and a roomy en-suite bathroom, with separate shower cubicle. Bedroom two benefits from its own massive window and double height ceiling, whilst the third bedroom could also work as a study. Outside, the property benefits from allocated parking and a separate storage area.

Entrance Hall 
Once inside the property the entrance hall runs most of the length of the apartment, with access to bedrooms, stairs to the upper floor and a door to:-

Living Room 24' 2" x 12' 7" ( 7.37m x 3.84m )
A spectacular feature of this property with double height ceilings, and three windows measuring around 10" x 8" with a mezzanine level for feature. Great for everyday relaxing or an interesting entertainment space.

Kitchen 9' 4" x 7' 6" ( 2.84m x 2.29m )
Accessed through an archway, directly into the living room. This fitted kitchen benefits from fitted appliances including Dishwasher, Washing Machine, and Microwave also with built in hob and eye level oven.

Dining Room / Mezzanine 11' x 12' 7" ( 3.35m x 3.84m )
Hovering over the spacious living room and offering fantastic triple aspect view of the rooftops of Dorchester, a great dining or entertaining space.

Bedroom One 10' 11" extending to 13' 2" x 13' 8" ( 3.33m extending to 4.01m x 4.17m )
Also situated on the upper floor, this good size bedroom has built in wardrobes and leads out to another set of stair leading back to the entrance hall. With further door to:-

En-Suite 
A spacious room, with a bath and separate shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and low level W.C. A great place to relax after a visit to the beach, or a day in the countryside.

Upper Floor Landing 
With a large storage cupboard/wardrobe and stair leading back to the entrance hall.

Bedroom Two 11' 2" x 9' 7" narrowing to 8' 2" ( 3.40m x 2.92m narrowing to 2.49m )
With its own feature 10" x 8" window and double height ceilings, as guest bedrooms go - this one will be hard to beat.

Bathroom 
The 'family bathroom' with bath, low level W.C. and pedestal wash hand basin

Bedroom Three 9' 2" x 7' 7" ( 2.79m x 2.31m )
Currently used as a study, this room offers a great opportunity to work or practice a hobby, but would suit equally well as a bedroom.

Storage Room 9' 2" x 6' ( 2.79m x 1.83m )
Found off of the communal areas within the property, this very useful storage room. Furthermore at more than 7 feet high, there is no need to stoop

Allocated Parking 


We currently hold lease details as displayed above, should you require further information please contact the branch. Please note additional fees could be incurred for items such as leasehold packs.



1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.
3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.
4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.
5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.


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20 July 2016

Nearest stations

  • Dorchester West (0.3 mi)
  • Dorchester South (0.4 mi)
  • Upwey (4.7 mi)
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Fox & Sons, Dorchester

40 South Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1DF

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Fox & Sons, Dorchester

40 South Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1DF

01305 575028 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Dorchester West (0.3 mi)
  • Dorchester South (0.4 mi)
  • Upwey (4.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fox & Sons, Dorchester

40 South Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1DF

01305 575028 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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