2 bedroom apartment for saleBenjamin Ferrey House, Somerleigh Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1
- 2 Bedrooms
- Entrance Hall
- Sitting Room
- Family Bathroom
- Living Room
- Shower Room
- Residents Parking
A Stunning Example Of A Two Bedroom Apartment Within A Converted Chapel Close To Dorchester Town Centre. EPC exempt.
An exceptional self-contained converted chapel located in the heart of Dorchester.
Number 22 Benjamin Ferrey House was converted in early 2003 by Saxon Homes. The accommodation which faces predominantly south is spacious and extremely quiet, the overall area being approximately 1150 sq.ft.
The rooms have large architectural windows with deep sills, adding to the feeling of light and space. The open-plan living and contemporary-look is complemented with that of the traditional. The overwhelming contributing factor being the main, enchanting stained-glass window which faces east and comes into its own with the rising morning sun.
The property is decorated to an exceptionally high standard. A large private entrance hall with stone steps leads to the ground floor where the family bathroom and double bedroom can be located. Following on, the property opens out into a vast living / entertaining space with beautiful wooden flooring, 30ft high ceilings and ecclesiastical coving and cornices. The area naturally divides allowing a further dining area. A gallery kitchen, with all modern appliances is adjoined.
Situated in the very heart of Dorchester, within
walking distance of excellent facilities which include Waitrose, Marks and Spencer and many other shops in and around South Street. A variety of schools, restaurants and a main line railway station to Waterloo are also within easy reach.
This area is well served with schooling. State schools include the renowned Thomas Hardye and Middle schools in Dorchester. Public schools include Sherborne School (for boys); Sherborne School (for girls); Canford; Clayesmore; Bryanston and St Mary’s Shaftesbury (for girls). Preparatory schools include Sunninghill (Dorchester); Port Regis; Sherborne; Dumpton and Sandroyd.
Within Dorchester and the surrounding area there
are excellent sporting and leisure pursuits which
include a keep fit and health centre in Somerleigh
Court, Dorchester Tennis and Squash Club, golf
at Dorchester Came Down, racing at Wincanton,
Taunton, Salisbury and Exeter, walking and riding in the unspoilt surrounding countryside. The Dorset coast is now recognised as a World Heritage Site and is renowned for its sailing, water sports and spectacular costal path.
Bridport 13 miles
Weymouth 7 miles
Lulworth Cove 13 miles
The Coast at Abbotsbury 8 miles
The Coast at Ringstead Bay 11 miles
(All mileages are approximate)
The parking area provides one private parking space and additional spaces for visitors. Steps lead to the communal entrance hall, the main door being controlled by coded key pad entry is linked to each apartment.
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