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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Great Cranford Street, Poundbury, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 3SQ

Guide Price £675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 reception rooms
  • Kitchen/breakfast room
  • Utility & cloakroom
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Courtyard garden
  • Double garage

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An elegant and beautifully presented detached house, recently re-decorated throughout and situated close to the prestigious Queen Mother Square. This fine home boasts an attractive interior and well-proportioned rooms arranged over three storeys with stunning far reaching views encompassing the surrounding countryside.

The accommodation comprises on the ground floor; spacious entrance hallway with a tiled floor, kitchen/breakfast room with modern fitted units, composition granite worktops and integrated dishwasher, fridge, freezer, electric double oven, hob, microwave and extractor hood. There is a newly fitted utility room with access to the rear and a cloakroom. Both the ground floor reception room and dining room enjoy feature French doors which open onto a private walled garden.

On the first floor there is a dual aspect sitting room with feature fireplace, French doors and Juliet balcony, together with a study and master bedroom suite with dressing room and en-suite shower room.

The second floor provides four bedrooms, one of which benefits from en-suite bathroom and a family bathroom with both bath and shower.

The house enjoys an enclosed private walled garden with a paved sun terrace, tree and shrub borders and a secure gate to Great Cranford Street.

Adjoining the house is a double garage with two up and over doors, power, lighting and pedestrian door to a rear courtyard and side access gate.


Poundbury is an urban extension to the County town, built on the principles of architecture and urban planning as advocated by The Prince Of Wales in 'A Vision of Britain'. Poundbury gives priority to people, rather than cars, and is a mixture of commercial buildings with residential areas, shops and leisure
facilities to create a walkable development.

The property is situated in an ideal location close to Queen Mother Square, which provides a good range of amenities including Waitrose, a public house, butchers, gallery, coffee houses, restaurant and garden centre. Across the Poundbury development there are a variety of boutiques, a post office, veterinary practice, dental surgeries and doctors’ surgeries, along with a number of specialist outlets. There is a new First School.

Dorchester town centre is situated approximately 1½ miles away and offers a comprehensive range of shopping and recreational facilities including a leisure centre, library and cinemas.

It is in the catchment area of a number of highly regarded schools such as the Prince of Wales First School, Dorchester Middle School and the Thomas Hardye School. There are numerous sports clubs around the town including cricket, rugby, football, tennis and golf clubs. The town boasts mainline rail links to both London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads. The A35 gives access to Poole and Bournemouth and the cross channel ferries at Poole. There is a regular bus service from Poundbury to Dorchester with connections to surrounding towns and villages.

The Jurassic Coastline is a few miles to the south with stunning sandy beaches and water sports along the coast of Weymouth/Portland.


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Added on Rightmove:
27 March 2018

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