The property is situated within Waddon, a delightful rural hamlet situated between the historic county town of Dorchester and the coastal resort of Weymouth. Both towns offer numerous amenities including a choice of many excellent public houses and restaurants with main line railway stations to London Waterloo. There is an excellent range of sporting and leisure pursuits in the area including golf, sailing and watersports at Weymouth and along the Dorset Heritage coast. Locally, in the village of Portesham, there is a lovely pub, farm shop/cafe and doctors surgery. There is a wonderful village first school in Portesham, which feeds into Budmouth College (Ofsted Outstanding Secondary School).
Swallows End offers a great opportunity to acquire an exceptional residence offering spacious, versatile accommodation.
Entrance is gained via a hallway that sets the tone for the rest of the property, with generous room sizes creating a truly spacious and open feel. The hallway houses stairs that rise to the first floor and all principal rooms.
The property enjoys a light and airy sitting room with an attractive open fireplace. Patio doors provide the room with plentiful natural light and offer access to an enclosed balcony with a lovely sitting area from where you can enjoy far reaching, panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.
The kitchen/diner enjoys a social and spacious feel - a superb size for family dining. The kitchen is fitted to a high standard, with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units providing ample storage options and work surfaces.
The master bedroom offers a double fitted wardrobe and enjoys plentiful natural light gained via a dual aspect that boast wonderful panoramic views. There are three further double bedrooms situated on the ground floor, all well appointed and offering generous dimensions.
The family bathroom is tastefully fitted with a modern suite comprising a low level wc, a wash hand basin and a spa bath. The property benefits from an additional shower room situated on the ground floor.
The property is approached from Winters Lane via a driveway which leads to an area of side and rear parking and access to the rear garden. To the front, the garden is fully enclosed by a stone wall and attractive railings and is partly gravelled with a further area of decking providing a delightful dining area overlooking the open countryside and views beyond.
A path to the western boundary of the property leads to a rear fully paved terrace which is also fully enclosed with double gates to the driveway and access to the rear of the property. The back garden lends itself to further parking and has the potential for a garage or car port. There is also a useful spacious basement store.
5.7m x 4.0m (18'8" x 13'1")
5.1m x 3.0m (16'8" x 9'10")
4.14m x 3.45m (13'07" x 11'04")
3.45m x 3.25m (11'04" x 10'08")
3.73m x 3.0m (12'2" x 9'10")
5.1m x 2.8m (16'8" x 9'2")
Mains electricity and water are connected. Private drainage system. Oil fired central heating. Broadband and satellite are available also.
West Dorset District Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ Tel: 01305 251010.
We are advised that the council tax band is E.
EPC rating E.
Strictly by appointment with the sole agents: Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860