4 bedroom link detached house for sale

Uploders, Bridport, Dorset, DT6

Guide Price £1,675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Grade II Listed country house
  • Beautiful West Dorset
  • Fine rural views
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 4 bedrooms all en suite
  • Cottage with 2 bedrooms
  • Frontage to River Asker with bridge
  • Walled kitchen garden
  • Adjoining farmland

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Splendid Grade II Listed house with attractive garden and grounds of about 2.84 acres located on the edge of this pretty West Dorset village

Location

Uploders is located adjacent to the village of Loders and has amenities including the Crown Inn and a variety of period houses. Loders has the Loders Arms, Parish Church of St Magdalene and is first recorded in the Doomsday Book as Lodre. Other villages of note in the area include Askerswell, Powerstock, Burton Bradstock, West Bay and Litton Cheney. The nearby market town of Bridport has a superb variety of shopping, educational and recreational amenities as well as a Literary Festival and a twice weekly market. The larger centres of Dorchester and Weymouth also provide an excellent variety of facilities. The nearby Jurassic Coastline offers many fine walks and such notable natural attractions as the famous cliffs at West Bay, Chesil Beach and The Fleet. Communications in the area include the A35 with a route to the A31 and M27/M3 beyond. Mainline railway stations are available at Weymouth, Dorchester and Crewkerne all with a regular service to London Waterloo. The area is well served by independent schools at Dorchester, Sherborne and Blandford. Sporting opportunities include golf at Weymouth and West Bay, water sports along the coastline at Weymouth Harbour and West Bay and horse racing at Wincanton, Exeter and Bath.

Description

Uploders Place is Regency in character and is believed originally to date from around 1820 and has colour washed elevations under a slate roof as well as a verandah with tent shaped canopy. The accommodation exudes charm and elegance and includes three reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, four bedrooms, all en suite. Features include many sash windows with shutters, panelled doors, cantilevered staircase and feature open fireplaces in the drawing room, dining room and sitting room. There are also panelled walls to drawing room and sitting room, Aga in kitchen and the rooms on the eastern side of the property have fine views across the gardens to the open countryside beyond. There is also a useful two bedroom Cottage and the gardens are a splendid feature including sweeping lawns, frontage to River Asker, walled kitchen garden, well stocked borders and many fine mature trees.

Accommodation
Please see floor plans.

Outside
The gardens are fronted by a wall topped with beech hedging and access via electric gates to a gravelled parking area and adjacent two bedroom Cottage with integral garage. The gardens provide a splendid setting in a valley and comprise extensive lawns, well stocked beds and borders, a variety of wild flowers and mature trees including Chitalpa, Wollemi Pine, Cut-leaved Beech, Tulip and Cedar of Lebanon. The River Asker runs along one boundary and includes a weir, bridge and ornamental pond. There is also a walled kitchen garden with vegetable beds, greenhouse and fruit trees and a small area of garden opposite the house.

Square Footage: 3,829 sq ft
Acreage: 2.84 Acres

Directions

From Dorchester take the A35 towards Bridport. Proceed through Winterbourne Abbas. Continue along the dual carriageway and take the turning on your left signposted to Loders and Uploders. At the next T junction turn right, proceed along the lane and Uploders Place will be found on the left hand side.


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Added on Rightmove:
05 May 2017

Nearest station

  • Maiden Newton (6.3 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Maiden Newton (6.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Wimborne

Wessex House, Priors Walk, East Borough, Wimborne, BH21 1PB

01202 024006 Local call rate

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