2 bedroom cottage for sale

The Cottage

Under Offer £259,000

Property Description

Key features

  • GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE
  • Traditional cottage garden
  • Bright and airy garden room
  • Beech block kitchen work tops
  • Inglenook fireplace in sitting room
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Painted floor boards in bedrooms
  • Off-road parking
  • Double-glazing
  • Popular and desirable Dorset village

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

THE COTTAGE is a quiet and charming two bedroom Grade II listed terraced period stone cottage C1800’s, that has been sympathetically refurbished and restored to provide a comfortable character home, retaining period features and detail throughout, including an impressive inglenook fireplace with an inset wood burning stove.
The cottage is built of local natural stone under a clay tiled roof, and enjoys a pleasant location nestled amongst similar neighbouring cottages, in this popular and desirable Dorset village of Hazelbury Bryan, and enjoying a close community with nearby church and popular village Inn with easy off road parking and enclosed cottage gardens.

APPROACHED: From an easy pull in onto driveway and parking apron, put down to hard standing and shingle.

ENTRANCE: Original painted wooden front door.

SITTING ROOM: 15’ x 13’1” A wonderful character room, nicely proportioned with good ceiling height. Impressive inglenook fireplace with mullion brick reveals, bressumer beams, raised flagstone slab hearth, inset wood burning stove with log store and bread oven, creates a cosy focal point, fireside alcoves, wall lights, power points, window seat. Double glazed wooden casement window enjoys outlook onto front, stair case.

KITCHEN: 13’2” x 6’ Well equipped and fitted an attractive range of natural wood grain floor cupboards with matching drawers and trim, contrasting Beech block work tops and counters, inset 1 ½ bowl china clay sink and drainer with swan neck mixer taps. Glazed display cabinet, ceramic tiled splash backs, oak plank door with Suffolk latch, double glazed wooden casement window enjoying outlook onto the front.


REAR PORCH/UTILITY: Space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, coat hooks, painted wooden back door with fixed glazed window.
DOWNSTAIRS BATHROOM: White cottage style suite, moulded acrylic roll top bath with ball and claw. Chrome mono bloc mixer taps with shower attachment, low level W.C with oak seat, oak plinth with china clay wash bowl with mono bloc mixer taps, obscure glazed window, slate effect floor tiles, painted wooden wainscot splash panelling.

GARDEN ROOM: 8’8” x 6’4” Bright and airy room with good ceiling height, panel radiator, pair of full height double glazed French doors enjoying outlook and access onto pretty cottage gardens.

STAIRCASE: Wooden handrail to half landing, panel radiator, double glazed window enjoying pleasant outlook onto cottage gardens, stairs to landing.

BEDROOM 1: 12’ x 10’ Nicely proportioned room with good ceiling height, painted floor boards, ample power points, double glazed casement window enjoying outlook onto street. Built-in airing cupboard housing lagged hot water tank, immersion heater and slatted wood shelving.

BEDROOM 2: 12’ x 8’ Bright and airy room, being nicely proportioned with good ceiling heights. Double glazed casement window enjoying outlook onto street, painted floor boards, access to insulated loft space.


OUTSIDE: The gardens are an attractive and delightful feature being of a good but manageable size, laid out in a traditional cottage style. A brick pavioured area of patio and sun terrace is positioned close to the cottage, a low stone retaining wall with stone steps, lead up to an area of established lawn edged with flower/shrubs and herbaceous borders, useful wooden shed. The garden is well maintained and planted with a variety of established flowering plants and shrubs providing colour and interest throughout the seasons. The gardens are enclosed by timber panel fencing and enjoys a sunny and sheltered aspect.

SERVICES: Water, electricity, drainage,  and telephone, all subject to the usual utility regulations.  

Council Tax Band: C
EPC rating: E
Property M²: 60

TENURE:  Freehold       

VIEWING:  Strictly by appointment through the agents.  


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Added on Rightmove:
04 August 2017

Nearest station

  • Sherborne (7.9 mi)
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Hambledon Estate Agents, Gillingham

19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

01747 633005 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Sherborne (7.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Hambledon Estate Agents, Gillingham

19 High Street Gillingham SP8 4QT

01747 633005 Local call rate

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

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