Bockhampton, Dorchester, DT2 8QL
Viewing strictly by appointment
This spacious 3 bedroom cottage is situated in Hardy Country close to Puddletown Woods with easy access along a nearby bridle path for walking, riding and biking. The cottage enjoys lovely views over the adjacent farmland and has been modernised by the present owner.
It is believed the cottage may have been used as a chapel once upon a time and in more recent years a farm workers cottage, unusually the cottage has high ceilings and blends contemporary fittings with some character features including a wood burning stove (multi fuel) and woodblock flooring.
The property has ample parking and a good amount of garden, the accommodation is light and comprises; entrance hall with wood block flooring and under stairs cupboard, LED down lighters and space for coats hanging and boots. Living room with parquet flooring and chimney breast with slate hearth and solid fuel stove, TV point and down lighters. Kitchen/diner fitted with stylish contemporary soft close drawers with composite work tops and upstands, sink with mixer tap and drainer, there is a 5 ring induction hob, extractor hood, single oven and dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Concealed in a cupboard is the gas boiler serving hot water and central heating. There are LED down lighters and to one wall are large sliding patio doors that open to raised decking. Utility room with fitted cupboards, work tops and sink, space for washing machine and tumble dryer.
On the first floor is a landing with loft hatch and doors into; Bedroom 1, a double room with fitted wardrobes and views, Bedroom 2, a double bedroom and bedroom 3, a smaller double with fitted shelving. Bathroom is tilled with a white suite and chrome heated towel rail.
The property has UPVC double glazed windows, LPG gas central heating and ample off road parking.
Outside the front garden is mostly laid to lawn with some established mixed hedging and some post and rail fencing, there is a side gate with path leading to a patio area and raised decking with views over the surrounding fields and countryside. The rear garden is a good size with surrounding fencing some mixed hedging and mature Oak tree, the garden is to lawn and has an attractive bespoke garden building with covered terrace and double doors in addition to a single door. There is a garden shed and green house. The parking is at the rear of the house in a gravel car park with neighbouring cottages having a right of access. Attached to the cottage is a handy wood store and outside tap.