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Wonston, Hazelbury Bryan, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 2EE

Guide Price £339,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully presented character cottage
  • Flagstones, window seats, beams, Inglenook
  • Pleasant location in popular village
  • Triple aspect kitchen with larder and views down the lane
  • Sitting / dining room with Inglenook and doors to garden
  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 ensuite)
  • Utilty room and ground floor cloakroom
  • Enclosed south facing rear courtyard garden
  • Double car port

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A wonderful period cottage with character and charm in abundance in the middle of the village with enclosed rear garden and double car port.

Old Forge Cottage is Grade II listed and believed to date back to 1812 and is built of brick elevations under a pitched slate roof. The cottage has been extremely well maintained by the current owners who have improved it during their ownership yet maintained the character. The front door opens into the hall with flagstone floor and coat cupboard. the sitting room is a lovely dual aspect room with flagstone floor, inglenook fireplace with bresummer beam above, window seat and French doors to the garden. From the sitting room, steps lead down to the kitchen which is triple aspect with range of wall mounted and floor standing units, pantry, large under stairs cupboard, Bosch electric oven and Miele induction hob above. Beyond the hall is a utility room and cloakroom with WC. From the kitchen there is a back door to the outside and stairs to the first floor landing with exposed ceiling beams. Bedroom one has wooden floorboards, views over the garden and door to the Jack & Jill bathroom. Bedroom two is dual aspect with views down the lane and has an en-suite shower room. Bedroom three has lovely wooden elm boards and looks over the front garden and has a door to the Jack & Jill bathroom. Outside there is a front garden with courtyard garden to the rear and double car port.

The property is approached from the lane via a gate with path to the front door. The front garden has a well maintained lawn with some trees, shrubs and flower beds. A side gate opens into the south facing rear courtyard which is fully enclosed and planted with a variety of ornamental trees and shrubs. The courtyard is split level with the raised level having a lovely area to sit. The car port is timber framed and measurers 18'11" x15'9". There is a pedestrian right of way for Middle Cottage between the courtyard garden and the car port.

Hazelbury Bryan is located in the heart of Thomas Hardy’s Wessex, approximately central within the triangle formed by the towns of Blandford Forum, Sherborne and Dorchester. It is on the edge of the Blackmore Vale and adjacent to Bulbarrow Hill. The village which featured in the Sunday Times 2015 top 50 places to live, is primarily supported by services located in Sturminster Newton about 4 miles distant, the larger towns such as Sherborne, Yeovil, Dorchester and Blandford Forum which are within about a half hour drive from the village . Hazelbury Bryan is the Parish name that embraces seven hamlets making up the residential areas. They are Droop, Kingston, Parkgate, Pidney (including Partway), Pleck, Wonston and Woodrow. The village has a local shop, community sports field and a children’s play area and The Antelope Inn. The Village Hall, on Partway, is a short walk towards Wonston. It is also an active centre of community life. The main Church for the village and the primary school are located at the south-eastern point, in Droop. There is a Methodist Chapel adjacent to the Village Hall and a social club further into Wonston.

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13 June 2017

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