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3 bedroom terraced house for sale

New Street, Marnhull, Sturminster Newton, Dorset, DT10 1QA

Guide Price £285,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Character cottage with period origins
  • Three double bedrooms
  • Good sized sitting room with doors to garden
  • Fitted kitchen with stone floor and beams
  • Excellent village with schools, pubs, churches & hall
  • Close to shops
  • Enclosed garden to the rear
  • Garage and ample parking
  • No onward chain
  • VIEW to appreciate all this cottge has to offer

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A pretty character stone cottage with lovely garden and plenty of parking in handy central village location. No onward chain.

Beech Cottage is believed to have origins dating back to the early 1700s and is built of stone elevations under a pitched tiled roof. The cottage has plenty of charm with front door to hall and door to kitchen with exposed ceiling beams, stone floor and range of wall mounted and floor standing units with solid wooden work surfaces. The sitting room is a good sized room with French doors to the garden. Stairs rise from the hall to a landing with two double bedrooms, bathroom and separate WC and on the second floor is the master bedroom.
The house has double glazed windows and mains gas central heating system. Outside the garden is to the rear and there is ample parking and garage at the front.

The property is approached from New Street on to a shared gravel drive where there is parking and turning for a number of cars and single garage with up and over door.
French doors from the sitting room open out to the garden where there is a terrace. A Marnhull stone wall with steps leads up to the garden which laid to lawn with fence and hedge borders.

Marnhull is one of the largest villages in England with a thriving community life and is celebrated in Thomas Hardy's Tess of the D'Urbervilles. It has two public houses, two primary schools, three churches, doctors' surgery, pharmacy, carpet and soft furnishing shop,two grocery shops (one with a post office), hairdresser and beauty salon. There are many clubs and societies and it is surrounded by beautiful countryside. More extensive shopping, business and recreational facilities are available in Sturminster Newton 3½ miles whilst the larger towns of Shaftesbury 6 miles and Gillingham 6 miles, together with Sherborne 11 miles, are all easily accessible.

The A303 is to the north of Gillingham linking with the M3 to London. Mainline railway stations in Gillingham and Sherborne with a regular service to London Waterloo taking about 2 hours.

The area is well known for a number of independent schools including Port Regis at Motcombe, Hazlegrove at Sparkford, Sherborne Schools and Bryanston near Blandford. There are two primary schools in Marnhull and secondary schools in Sturminster Newton and Gillingham.


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Added on Rightmove:
15 June 2018

Nearest stations

  • Templecombe (5.0 mi)
  • Gillingham (Dorset) (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton

Agriculture House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AR

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Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton

Agriculture House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AR

01258 919015 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Templecombe (5.0 mi)
  • Gillingham (Dorset) (5.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton

Agriculture House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AR

01258 919015 Local call rate

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