Bridport Road, Poundbury, Dorchester DT1


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  • Bedrooms: 4
This stunning family home provides a well-proportioned and well-appointed interior with high ceilings and deep windows to the first floor sitting room.

The property has the remaining NHBC guarantee with cover lasting until 2024 and boasts over 2574sqft (239.1sqm) of accommodation. Spread over three storeys the accommodation benefits window shutters and solid oak doors throughout the house.

On the ground floor the lobby leads to a spacious entrance hall with doors to a cloakroom, a dining room which could be used as a snug with the addition of an understairs storage cupboard. The kitchen/dining room has tile flooring and fitted with a range of wall and floor units with granite worktops over. There are integrated ‘Neff’ appliances including: An eye level electric oven with a combi oven above, induction hob with cooker hood over, washing machine, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Two sets of French doors give an abundance of light to the kitchen and open onto the enclosed garden.

On the first floor there is a large open sitting room, dual aspect with three deep windows fitted with Juliet balconies. The room benefits a gas fire with wood surround and a remote control lighting system. There is a spacious home office area, which can be separated from the main room, and which is currently fitted out with 2 complete work stations. Across the landing there is a double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom.

On the second floor there are three further double bedrooms, the master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom with a separate shower cubicle. Open views towards Maiden Castle and the countryside can be enjoyed from the rear bedroom. The family bathroom, benefits a separate shower cubicle and an airing cupboard.

To the rear of the property there is an enclosed south facing garden, with a lawn area and a paved terrace with tree and shrub borders. Steps lead down to a paved area with personal door to a double garage with power, lighting, eaves storage and two up and over doors one of which has electric opening.

Poundbury is an urban extension to the county town, built on the principles of architecture and urban planning as advocated by The Prince Of Wales in 'A Vision of Britain'. Poundbury gives priority to people, rather than cars, and is a mixture of commercial buildings

with residential areas, shops and leisure facilities to create a walkable development.

The property is situated in a convenient location in the stylish Buttermarket and also within walking distance of Queen Mother Square, which provides a good range of amenities including

Waitrose, a public house, butchers, gallery, coffee houses, restaurant and garden centre. Across the Poundbury

development there are a variety of boutiques, a post office, veterinary practice, dental surgeries and doctors’ surgeries, along with a number of specialist outlets and a new First School.

The county town of Dorchester has a great selection of both independent and national retailers, choice of cinemas and restaurants and a couple of museums, whilst the seaside town of Weymouth again boasts great shopping and has an award winning sandy beach, marina and picturesque old harbour.

Poundbury in the catchment area of a number of highly regarded schools such as the Prince of Wales First School, Dorchester Middle School and the Thomas Hardye School.

There are numerous sports clubs around the town including cricket, rugby, football, tennis and golf clubs. The town boasts mainline rail links to Weymouth, London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads. The A35 gives access to Poole and Bournemouth and the cross channel ferries at Poole. There is a regular bus service from Poundbury to Dorchester and connections to surrounding towns and villages.

The Jurassic Coastline is a few miles to the south with some sandy beaches and water sports along the coast of Weymouth/Portland.

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