2 bedroom apartment for saleBarton Lodge, The Folly, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2
- 2 Bedrooms
- Dining Room
- Sitting Room
- Ensuite Shower Room
- Communal Gardens
- Parking and visitors parking space
An Immaculate First Floor 2 bedroom Apartment Within This Favoured Historic Dorset Village Between Dorchester And Sherborne. Providing Quality Well Appointed Accommodation Set In Delightful Communal Gardens. EPC band D
The property was completed in 2006 and forms part of the conversion and extension of a former Georgian House. Completed to a quality specification the apartment provides a superb home within this favoured village. Being one of four apartments in this part of Barton Lodge which in total comprises 10 apartments and 9 cottages set within gated communal grounds, the village centre is with a convenient walk. Barton Lodge enjoys an elevated position having southerly views across the village to countryside beyond and is approached through electrically operated gates. Situated on the first floor and offered with vacant possession the accommodation provides Hall with video entry to the main front door, Sitting Room, Dining area, kitchen, 2 double bedrooms, ensuite shower room and bathroom with LPG central heating and double glazed windows and external doors.
Cerne Abbas is a popular village in the heart of Thomas Hardy's Dorset and is surrounded by rolling hills and countryside. The village is most probably famous for its Giant carved into the chalk hillside but also has many places of interest including ancient church, medieval abbey, Tudor cottages and range of Tea rooms, restaurants and pubs. There is also a primary school, doctor's surgery and village shops.
The main towns of Dorchester and Sherborne are about 8 miles equidistant where a wide range of facilities for education, entertainment health and leisure can be found.
Sport in the area includes golf at Came Down, Dorchester Cricket, Football and Rugby Clubs and Sailing in the soon to be Olympic waters of Portland and Weymouth. Communications are excellent with main line railway links to London Waterloo from all the major centres, cross channel services at Poole and Weymouth, airport at Bournemouth and despite the very rural nature of the surrounding area there is a very effective road network.
The electric double gates open to the gravelled driveway which leads to the parking area to the side of Barton Lodge.
PARKING SPACE for one car. Separate visitor parking.
Communal BIN STORE and STORE SHED.
The communal grounds predominately are laid to two areas of lawn with fine mature Beech trees. To one corner of the upper lawn is an open fronted columned summer house. There is a pedestrian access to Wills lane.
A 199 year lease was granted from 1st January 2005 plus share of the freehold. The parking space is freehold. The maintenance charge for 3 Barton Lodge is £173.75 per month which is paid to the management company.
More information from this agent
To view this media, please visit the on-line version of this page at www.rightmove.co.uk/property-for-sale/property-66421310.html
Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) graphs
Map & Street View
Street View is unavailable in this location
Disclaimer - Property reference DOR160135. The information displayed about this property comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. This property advertisement does not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by Greenslade Taylor Hunt, Dorchester. Please contact the selling agent or developer directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.
* Average speeds are based on the download speeds of at least 50% of customers at peak time (8pm to 10pm) from packages available on comparethemarket.com. Speed can be affected by a range of technical and environmental factors. The speed you receive where you live may be lower than that listed above. You can check the estimated speed to your property prior to purchasing. Fibre/cable services at your postcode are subject to availability. You can confirm availability on the provider's website. Providers may increase charges. You should have the right to exit your contract without penalty if this happens. The information is provided and maintained by Decision Technologies Limited.
Map data ©OpenStreetMap contributors.