Herrison Road, Dorchester
Guide price £375,000

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Property Description

  • Period Cottage on the edge of Charlton Down
  • Gated gravel driveway
  • Stunning countryside views
  • Planning permission previously granted for front, side and rear extensions
  • Set within a conservation area
  • Wood burning stove
  • Ground floor shower room and first floor bathroom
  • Generous gardens
  • Within a Conservation Area

** Period cottage with potential to extend ** Ample off road parking * Beautiful gardens * Countryside views toward the Cerne Valley * Wood burner * Bathroom and Shower room * On a bus route * Close to the village of Charlton Down * Within Conservation Area **

The Detail
Welcome to this charming Victorian cottage, nestled on the outskirts of Charlton Down with breathtaking views of the countryside.

Step inside through the welcoming porch area into the airy sitting room, complete with a central fireplace and wood-burning stove. A large under-stairs cupboard offers ample storage space. A modern and open-plan kitchen / dining space awaits with traditional finishes and integrated appliances, while French doors open to the garden for seamless indoor-outdoor living. A convenient ground floor shower room with a toilet completes the ground floor accommodation. Upstairs, two double bedrooms await with ample natural light, alongside a modern family bathroom comprising a shower over the bath, wash basin, and toilet. The master bedroom enjoys exceptional views across the valley, whilst the second bedroom overlooks the pretty gardens beyond. The landing area benefits from an airing cupboard, whilst the stairwell window captures the serene countryside on the doorstep of this characterful home.

Outside, relish in the spacious garden with stunning countryside vistas, a handy garden shed with electricity, and a gated driveway ensuring ample off-road parking. The garden is a true gardener’s delight, with a variety of shrubs and trees to be found, alongside a lawned area abutting the adjacent field. A spacious patio area abuts the dining room/sun room whilst a pathway leads to a further seating area with a wooden pergola shrouded by a pretty vine and climbing plants. The large flower bed/vegetable garden will keep the garden enthusiast suitably immersed! Further seating areas take in the full view of the surrounding countryside and offer spaces for relaxation and reflection, whilst the resident deer and egrets go about their day!

This delightful home offers pure comfort in a picturesque setting – welcome to your idyllic retreat!

Agents' note: Planning permission was previously granted for the erection of single-storey rear & two-storey side/front extensions. For further information, visit https://planning.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk. Application number: P/HOU/2021/00861.

Charlton Down offers a vibrant community spirit with a Health Club featuring gym facilities and sauna, a Victorian hall hosting various classes and events, and a bustling shop open seven days a week. Indulge in outdoor activities with the village allotment and orchard, the local cricket club, or hop on the bus and explore the nearby Dorchester town centre just 4 miles away. With three pubs, including one with live music nights and a skittle alley, as well as a parish church and primary school, there's something for everyone. Plus, Weymouth's sandy beaches and the Jurassic coastline are within a 10-mile radius.

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Herrison Road
Dorchester DT2 9RJ
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: 32991270