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About the property

A beguiling character cottage on the western edge of the village with origins dating back to the 1800s. A lovely home with three bedrooms and two receptions with delightful views over farmland fields and Marshwood Vale, Meadow Cottage has retained its charm with all the modern conveniences. Situated on the western side of the village on a quiet no through road but within walking distance of local amenities.
Extended to the rear elevations in 1989 it has been updated further in recent years to include tasteful upvc double glazing and external doors with a new combi boiler, new flooring and redecoration including olde worlde timber interior doors plus a ground floor WC. The pretty canopied side porch opens into a galley kitchen with units to one side and space with plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Slot in electric cooker, space for tall fridge freezer. Sink with window to side. Door to Dining room with wood burning stove and bookshelves to side and window to frontage. Door to small hallway currently housing a piano but would make a great little study area. Open tread stairs to first floor. Cupboard housing Gloworm boiler. Side door to covered passageway with polycarbonate roof and Wc to rear end. Door to front. To the back there is a good sized double aspect living room with french doors out into the garden.
On the first floor there are three bedroom, with one at the front and two at the back, with a bathroom in the centre of the property . The bathroom offers the flexibility of either bath or mains shower with WC and basin, with skylight above.
Outside the rear gardens are landscaped to include a gravelled and cobbled patio area, ideal for summer al fresco meals, leading off through an archway into a further garden room with a small lawn and an abundance of mature feature shrubs and flowers. The semi open outlook over the fields behind provides a stunning backdrop to behold all year round. Large timber shed with a raised timber two tier deck overlooking the hills and valleys with far reaching sea view towards Portland Bill.
Street parking directly outside the property for two cars which works well with neighbouring properties.
WDDC Band D. EPC E (not revised since upvc and boiler replacement) DFH0833

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Property at a glance

  • Detached Character Cottage
  • Three Bedrooms
  • Dining Room with woodburner and Living Room
  • Galley Kitchen
  • Ground floor WC
  • Family bathroom
  • Gas Central Heating and UPVC glazing
  • Quiet location with splendid rural views
  • Walking distance to shops, amenities, bus and beach
  • Delightful landscaped rear garden

Contact agent

Contact agent

Fortnam Smith & Banwell

2 The Arcade

The Street




United Kingdom

Tel: 01297 560945

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