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4 bedroom detached house for sale

High Street, Toller Porcorum, Dorchester, Dorset

Under Offer £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious Individual Detached House
  • 4 Bedrooms, 3 Reception, Bathroom, Shower Room
  • Versatile Accommodation
  • Views to the Church
  • Stunning Gardens in all just over 1/4 Acre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Accommodation
4 Bedrooms, Bathroom, Shower Room, 3 Reception, Kitchen, Utility Store, Lobby, Reception Hall, Store Room, Workshop/Store & Integral Garage. Off Road Parking. Well Established & Private Gardens. In all just over ¼ Acre.

The Property
The Old Post Office is a very spacious and individual detached house built in circa 1956 with later additions, having re-constituted stone faced elevations. It was at one time the village post office/shop which closed in 1998. Under the current ownership since 1999 there has been a whole number of improvements and alterations and features include oil-fired central heating, replacement sealed unit windows (part leaded light style) and a security alarm system. The accommodation is both extensive and versatile with the sitting room featuring a stone fireplace with multi fuel burner. The kitchen and garden/breakfast room could be knocked through to create one very large kitchen/dining room. There is also a large main loft with tables set up for a model railway.

The lovely gardens are a further feature being well established and enjoy a good degree of privacy with views to the church and distant countryside.

GARDENS AND GROUNDS
To the front of the house is a private lay-by with raised flower borders.

INTEGRAL GARAGE Power & light.
STORE/WORKSHOP Power & light.

Side wrought iron gates and a paved pathway leads to the front door and rear. The gardens lie to the rear of the property and are well established with large expanses of lawn interspersed with a number of trees and a sunken/raised paved terrace with adjoining borders. There is also a vegetable/fruit area with raised beds, lily pond, LOG STORE, SUMMERHOUSE, 2 SHEDS and 2 GREENHOUSES

SURROUNDING AREAS
The property is conveniently located within the village of Toller Porcorum and has views to the church and over the surrounding countryside. The village is very beautiful and surrounded by lovely rolling countryside and the immediate area is designated as being one of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There are numerous nearby footpaths providing wonderful walking opportunities. Local village amenities include a post office/shop, church, village hall and playing fields.

The larger village of Maiden Newton is only a few miles away with a very good range of everyday shops and amenities together with a railway station. The market towns of Bridport and Dorchester are both within about 10 miles whilst Yeovil is also within easy driving distance. The beautiful World Heritage coastline is only about 15 - 20 minutes drive.


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09 August 2016

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