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About the property

A unique and very versatile Victorian property on three floors in the centre of a sought after west dorset village on the coast. Originally built in the 1830s but sympathetically renovated by the current owner who has retained and enhanced the period details. Over 2,500 square feet internally this lovely property offers 5/6 bedrooms in total, with three bathrooms, which one cannot envisage from the frontage.
Entering through a solid oak front door into a light filled entrance hall which leads into a very large Living Room with a focal marble original open fireplace. A deep bay window to the front and solid wood flooring with high ceilings provides a sense of tranquility and space.
Double doors with glazing lead through into a vast fitted kitchen/breakfast room with a deligtful large central lantern-style skylight over the dining table area and stripped wood floors. Excellent range of light beech coloured base and glazed wall units. Integrated induction hob with chimney extractor, integral microwave and grill/oven below, and fridge. Dishwasher. Large recess shelving. Walk in larder cupboard. Window to rear. Door to Utility with space for washing machine and freezer with sink unit. Door to downstairs WC.
First floor: Stairs rise with large velux flooding the area with light. Lovely south facing double bedroom with feature fireplace and bay window. Door into Jack and Jill en suite bathroom with roll top bath with claw feet and period style high WC cistern, basin and inset large shower enclosure. Door back out to landing. Study/ Bedroom 2 (currently a study.)
To the rear is a semi self contained suite of rooms comprising double bedroom 3, reception/bedroom 4, Bathroom and seperate WC. All with exposed flooring. Seperate electrical consumer unit,
Last flight of steps up to second floor to a further self contained area. Balconied landing/kitchenette area comprising attractive solid wooden built in corner unit, worktop, sink with space for under counter fridge. Double room to front with eaves storage, separate shower room with shower WC and basin. Further double room to rear elevation with glazed door out to a delightful balcony area.
Immediately outside the kitchen door there is a smaller sitting area with a storage cupboard to one side. Up a few shallow steps to the larger paved terrace with ample space for al fresco entertaining or relaxing. Picket fence out to rivate parking area accessed via Barneys Close. Small shed/wood store.
DFH 0841       EPC  E       WDDC  E

Property at a glance

  • Exceptionally spacious Victorian period property on three floors
  • 5/6 Bedrooms and 3 Bathrooms
  • Large Living room with original feature fireplace
  • Spacious fitted Kitchen/ Breakfast Room with separate Utility
  • Ingeniously planned to adopt the second floor as a seperate annexe if desired
  • Eco-boiler GCH and UPVC double glazing
  • Downstairs WC
  • Private parking to rear
  • Landscaped & easily maintained paved patio garden + large 2nd floor balcony
  • Scenic views over the village to Stonebarrow

Contact agent

Contact agent

Fortnam Smith & Banwell

2 The Arcade

The Street




United Kingdom

Tel: 01297 560945

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