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3 bedroom house for sale

The Ridgeway, Upwey, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3

Sold STC £330,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2/3 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Bath/Shower Room
  • Cloakroom
  • Integral Garage
  • Store

Full description

A detached stone built 2/3 bedroom character cottage enjoying a secluded west facing rear garden with countryside views in a no through lane and conservation area between Dorchester and Weymouth. EPC Band E

The cottage which is detached has mainly stone faced elevations under a slate roof. Extended to the rear, the property offers an adaptable layout with the rear aspects over the private and secluded garden towards the countryside in the distance. Located off a 'no through lane' in the conservation area on the fringe of Upwey, there are countryside walks close by, and both Dorchester and Weymouth are readily accessible. The accommodation has 2 separate Reception Rooms with the Dining Room opening to the garden, Kitchen/breakfast room, bathroom and to the first floor 2 bedrooms, dressing room/3rd bedroom and cloakroom. There is gas fired central heating and uPVC replacement double glazed windows. The garden is a delightful feature, with the paved and gravelled walled terrace having a gate leading to a 'secret' lawn. The rear enjoys a sunny south west aspect.

Situated in the attractive and unspoilt Upwey area, which lies mid way between Dorchester and Weymouth in a Down Land valley, the cottage is well placed for local amenities and the surrounding countryside. Locally there are 2 public houses, tea rooms, St Lawrence Church, art gallery and main line railway station. Weymouth and Portland have undergone regeneration projects including the Weymouth relief road and the development of a new Marina with commercial and retail on the Portland Harbour following the 2012 Olympic Sailing events. Both Weymouth and Dorchester town centres offer a comprehensive range of amenities and facilities. The area enjoys a stunning coastline which forms part of the World Heritage Coastline with scenic walks, access to the beaches as well as sailing and water sport activities. Golf is available at nearby Came Down.

A stone wall encloses the gravelled front garden. Integral Garage 19' max (16' min) x 10'5 max (8' min) with up-and-over and personal door to the garden, wall mounted gas fired boiler and plumbing for automatic washing machine, gas meter. The rear garden is a delightful feature with a walled split level terrace with natural stone, brick and pebbled areas with a clad pergola adjacent to the casement doors to the dining room. There is an outside tap and brick built Store 11' x 7'9 with timber door and circular porthole style window. From the terrace, a wrought iron gate and steps lead down to the 'secret lawn' with planted borders and raised pebbled area with fish pool, greenhouse. From the walled terrace there are views towards the open countryside and the garden enjoys a high degree of privacy and seclusion with a southwest aspect.

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24 October 2016

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