2 bedroom end of terrace house for sale

Stratton House, 59-60 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1

Guide Price £299,500

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Entrance Hall
  • Bathroom
  • Kitchen/Dining Room
  • Sitting Room
  • Private Garden and Communal gardens
  • Designated car parking space

Full description

A beautifully refurbished and modernised period 2 bedroom town house with its own garden in a unique courtyard style setting to the rear of the elegant Grade II Listed Stratton House, close to the heart of Dorchester. EPC exempt.

Number 5 which is end of terrace has attractive brick elevations, enhanced by large sliding sash windows under a slate roof. The courtyard of 4 houses which are Grade II listed is located to the rear of Stratton House an elegant Grade II listed building dating from 1883 which has been restored to provide 13 flats. The houses can be approached on foot from High West Street by the residents intercom and by car from Collition Street to the designated residents parking. The communal gardens to the courtyard are delightful with garden furniture and this house has the benefit of its own private garden. Extending to two floors, this 'upside down' townhouse provides light and airy accommodation with generous sized rooms set in an unusually quiet location ideal for those whose seek a convenient setting in the heart of Dorchester.

The Entrance Hall has staircase to the first floor and leads to the bedrooms. The Master bedroom is a large double with door to the shower room. Bedroom two is also a double with airing cupboard with the electric boiler for the central heating. The shower room with Porcelanosa fittings has doors from the hall and master bedroom providing a 'jack and Jill arrangement.

On the first floor, the Sitting Room has a double aspect, marble fireplace and the original French doors with shutters has a staircase down to the garden. The Kitchen/Dining Room has been well fitted complete with appliances.

Stratton House is situated close to the centre of the town where a wide range of facilities for entertainment, health and leisure can be found. Dorchester Town is most famous for being the County Town of Dorset and being the birthplace of the famous poet and novelist Thomas Hardy in 1840. The life and works of Thomas Hardy form a strong part of the cultural background of Dorchester, which is recognised worldwide as the centre of attraction for students and followers of
this great literary figure. The property has good access to Dorchester's surrounding countryside for walking and other rural pursuits. The World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast is only a few miles away. Communications are excellent, with main line railway links to London Waterloo and Bristol, cross channel services at Poole, airports at Bournemouth, Exeter and Bristol and there is a very effective road network.

Number 5 has its own courtyard style garden approached by the staircase from the sitting room and also gate from the communal path. It is gravelled, walled and fenced. The communal gardens are lawned with garden furniture, planted beds and borders. There is a designated parking space.

Tenure: 250 year leasehold

Ground rent: £250 for the first 25 years

Maintenance service charge: currently £1,494.23 per annum.


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Added on Rightmove:
06 September 2017

Nearest stations

  • Dorchester West (0.4 mi)
  • Dorchester South (0.5 mi)
  • Upwey (4.8 mi)
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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Dorchester

45 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

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Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Dorchester

45 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

01305 575053 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Dorchester West (0.4 mi)
  • Dorchester South (0.5 mi)
  • Upwey (4.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Dorchester

45 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UT

01305 575053 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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