Detached house for sale in Mappowder, Sturminster Newton DT10

Guide price £425,000
Detached house for sale - 3 bedrooms 3 1 2
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Property features

  • Detached House
  • Development Potential
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • Master Ensuite WC
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Double Glazed
  • Large Garden
  • Central Heating
  • Countryside Views

Property description

Offered to market with vacant possession and no onward chain is this beautifully situated detached home, which is well presented while offering scope for modernisation.

This property has been in the same ownership for decades and has been extended over the years to offer a versatile and spacious layout. The house sits on a large plot and enjoys extensive countryside views, while there is a beautiful garden which surrounds the house, offering seclusion and tranquillity in this beautiful rural village location.

Accommodation comprises; Three double bedrooms (Master bedroom on ground floor with en-suite WC), large workshop, family bathroom, downstairs cloakroom, eat-in kitchen, two good sized reception rooms with one opening onto the rear patio, and a rear conservatory.

Outside there is a large gated tarmac driveway with parking for several cars in tandem. The plot is fully enclosed by mature hedging and trees, and the garden surrounds the house which is mainly level and laid to lawn.


Ivy Cottage lies on the edge of the rural Dorset village of Mappowder, which is situated equidistant between the historic Abbey town of Sherborne to the north and the county town of Dorchester to the south. The village is surrounded by the beautiful countryside while both Sherborne and Dorchester provide between them an excellent range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area while the region is well known for both its public and privately funded schools. Main line railway stations can be found at both Dorchester and Sherborne linking with Bristol and London Waterloo respectively while road links are along the A303 joined at Mere giving swift access to London and Home Counties along the M3, M25 route.


Oil Boiler for central heating and hot water, mains electric, mains water and drainage.

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