Dorchester Road, Weymouth, Dorset DT3

£550,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 4
An extended 1930's detached family home ideally situated on Dorchester Road and close to a range of local amenities and well regarded schools.

Under the current ownership for the last 20 years the property has been subject to extensive modernisation and enlargement whilst retaining the original character of the house and offered in excellent decorative condition with Farrow and Ball paintwork.

On the ground floor, a welcoming entrance hall with original stripped pine internal doors and picture rails lead to a front aspect sitting room with period style fireplace, dining room/study, again with period style fireplace and open access leading into a family room. There is a well appointed, hand painted kitchen with a range of wall and floor cupboards with beech worksurfaces, Belfast sink, Stoves range cooker with 5 ring gas hob and extractor hood. Open access from the kitchen leads through to the family room which is a real feature with vaulted ceiling, tiled flooring, windows overlooking the rear gardens and French doors opening out onto a large timber decking patio. A side door leads to utility room with matching hand painted units, door to useful cloakroom and laundry room/boot room with doors to front access and integral garage.

On the first floor an airing cupboard houses the gas fired boiler. Access via hatch and ladder leads to loft storage. There are 4 bedrooms, 3 of which are generous double rooms and a contemporary fitted bathroom suite with roll top bath and separate walk in shower.

Outside, double 5 bar gates open onto a tarmac driveway with ample off road parking and leading to integral garage. The front garden is stocked with trees and shrubs, with a pedestrian side access to the rear.

The rear garden is a particular feature, backing onto playing fields and attractively landscaped. Immediately adjoining the rear is a large timber decking patio with steps down to large expanses of lawned gardens stocked with various fruit trees and a variety of shrubs and plants. At the far end of the garden is a further timber decking patio and garden shed.

The property is situated on the outskirts of the coastal resort of Weymouth. There are a good range amenities close by including a petrol station/Marks and Spencer convenience store, 3 supermarkets including 'Sainsburys' a Sports Centre and Public House all of which are within walking distance.

There are also both primary and secondary schools close by. Weymouth town centre can be found approximately 1.5 miles to the south and offers a comprehensive range of shops, marina, as well as cultural, recreational and further educational facilities.

The area also provides the opportunity to enjoy a range of sailing and water sports activities, the sandy beaches and walks along the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline.

There is a mainline rail station at Upwey, approximately ¾ of a mile from the property that provides rail links to London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads and easy access onto the Weymouth relief road.

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