3 bedroom apartment for sale

High West Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1

Offers in Excess of £499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb Grade II listed apartment
  • Ground floor with access to communal gardens
  • Located close to amenities in Dorchester town centre
  • Spacious drawing/dining room with high ceilings and ornate architraves
  • Useful cellar accessed via an electronically operated trap door.
  • 2 parking spaces

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Superb recently converted ground floor apartment with communal outdoor space and private parking in the centre of the County town.

Location

The historic county town of Dorchester has Roman origins and is well known for its literary connections to Thomas Hardy who lived and worked in the town.

Within easy reach of the apartment is access to the excellent range of facilities the town has to offer including many independent and national shops, a good number of restaurants, public houses and supermarkets including Tesco, Lidl and Waitrose.

The recently developed Brewery, known as Brewery Square is one of the more recent attractions to Dorchester with its Plaza, Odeon cinema and restaurants including Cote Brasserie, Wagamamas, Nando’s and Zizzi.

On Wednesdays there is a weekly market.
Travel connections include bus services in the town and a mainline railway station to London Waterloo (2 hours 40 minutes).

Description

Stratton House is Grade II* listed and understood to have been built circa 1883 for the Earl of Shaftesbury, having been designed by local architects G R Crickmay. More recently the property was owned and used by the Local Authority until its sale for the redevelopment of which this outstanding apartment forms part. Number 17 is a large (over 3000 sq ft) ground floor property with superb, light, well laid out accommodation, thoughtfully incorporating many of the fine period features within the original building, such as fireplaces, high ceilings, ornate architraves and plasterwork but with up to date modern conveniences including under floor heating to the three bathrooms, modern kitchen and bathroom units, LED lighting, cat 5 cabling and TV and telephone points in most rooms. The property has private access from High West Street, together with the use of the communal entrance hall and rear access to the communal outdoor space and private parking, of which two spaces are reserved for No 17. In addition to the apartment there is access to further useful storage space below ground in a cellar accessed via an electronically operated trap door.

Outside
Communal gardens with immediate access from the apartment provide seating. Two designated parking spaces.

Square Footage: 3,115 sq ft

Directions

From Top O’Town roundabout in Dorchester head down High West Street and the property is located approximately 150 yards on the left hand side.

Post Code DT1 1UY.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
14 September 2017

Nearest stations

  • Dorchester West (0.4 mi)
  • Dorchester South (0.5 mi)
  • Upwey (4.8 mi)
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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:

Savills, Wimborne

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

01202 024006 Local call rate

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