This attractive three bedroom thatched cottage offers a great opportunity to acquire a wonderful family home favourably situated within the popular village of West Stafford. The property is beautifully presented throughout, boasting generous light and airy accommodation laid out over two floors and benefiting from a delightful low maintenance, south westerly facing garden to the rear, a single garage and additional off road parking. EPC rating C.
West Stafford is approximately three miles to the east of the County town of Dorchester. The property is situated close to a delightful 15th century church, and the village also has clubs and associations that one would expect to find in an active community. Lower Bockhampton, the birthplace of Thomas Hardy and Puddletown Forest are nearby. The surrounding countryside is crossed by numerous footpaths alongside the River Frome and on the coast. The south Dorset Jurassic Coastline is accessible at various places such as Lulworth Cove and Osmington Mills, whilst a little further afield there are other places of interest such as Hardys Monument, Portland Bill, Chesil Beach and Lyme Regis. The County town of Dorchester has many interesting shops, specialist retailers and family businesses, as well as train links to London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads.
Entrance is this delightful cottage is gained via a spacious hallway that houses stairs that rise to the first floor and offers access to all principal rooms.
The property boasts a generous, light and airy sitting room with plentiful natural light gained via a dual aspect. The room features an attractive fireplace and offers a set of french doors that lead to the garden.
The kitchen is a wonderful feature of the property, appointed with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with granite work surfaces above. The room is fitted with a wealth of integral appliances and offers tiled flooring that continues through to a separate dining area creating a spacious, social feel that lends itself perfectly to family dining.
The quality of finish and stylish presentation continues to the first floor where a spacious landing provides access to three bedrooms including two generous doubles with the master benefiting from en-suite facilities.
Also situated on the first floor is the family bathroom, fully tiled and tastefully fitted with a modern suite comprising a low level wc, a wash hand basin and a panel enclosed bath with shower attachment over.
Externally the property offers a delightful, low maintenance garden to the rear that enjoys a south westerly facing aspect. The garden is laid to shingle with a generous area of paving abutting the property ideal for alfresco dining.
There is a Floyers Field Management charge of £80 per six months.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Lpg gas fired central heating. Broadband and satellite are available also.
Dorset Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ Tel:
We are advised that the council tax band is E
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