Dorchester Road, Upwey, Weymouth

5 Bed House - Detached

Dorchester Road, Upwey, Weymouth

5 Bed House - Detached

Price guide £600,000

Property Overview

This substantial family home is situated amongst beautiful surrounding countryside within the sought after village of Upwey. The property boasts a wealth of spacious, immaculately presented accommodation set within beautifully landscaped gardens, offering a plethora of wonderful space to enjoy its position and tranquil setting. EPC rating D.

Key Points

  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 3

Property Description


Four Chimneys is situated within the village of Upwey, midway between Dorchester and Weymouth. There is a local shop close by and the Upwey train station is only a short distance away. Weymouth offers numerous amenities including excellent shops, church, schools, public house, take away establishments and park. The property has reaped the benefits of the new Weymouth relief road making this area very desirable. Nearby Dorchester offers a plethora of shopping and social facilities including a cinema, leisure centre, Borough gardens and a choice of many excellent public houses and restaurants.


A delightful period property, sympathetically renovated and extended by its current owners to create a stunning family home.
The property offers generous living accommodation comprising a light and airy sitting room with an attractive log burning stove and a feature brick-work wall. Quality oak flooring continues through to a separate dining area that provides additional living accommodation together with access to a wonderful garden room, an extension to the property that takes full advantage of the outlook onto the gardens.
A feature of the property is the well appointed country style kitchen that boasts a comprehensive range of wooden units that provide ample storage options, solid wooden work surfaces and a wealth of integral appliances. The property benefits from a separate utility room.
Also situated on the ground floor is the tastefully fitted family bathroom with a modern suite comprising a low level wc, a wash hand basin and a free standing, Victorian style roll top bath.
There is a further shower room with double walk in shower also situated on the ground floor, together with two double bedrooms and a spacious studio/playroom that offers bespoke fitted bi-folding patio doors that lead to the front of the property.
The light and spacious feel to the property continues to the first floor which is accessed via two separate staircases. Situated on the first floor is a well appointed cloakroom and a further three generous bedrooms all enjoying lovely views of the surrounding countryside and beyond.
Externally, the property is approached via a driveway that provides parking for several vehicles. To the front of the property there is a garden that is laid to lawn with a selection of mature trees and shrubs. To the side of the property there is a small walk over bridge that leads to the rear garden that is laid predominately to lawn, enjoying a high level of privacy and a lovely aspect with wonderful views across the surrounding countryside. The garden provides a dedicated paved area offering excellent space for alfresco dining. There are two outbuildings, one with power and light, together with a shed for storing garden tools.

Room Dimensions

Sitting Room

4.45m x 3.68m (14'07" x 12'01")


4.14m x 3.84m (13'07" x 12'07")

Dining Room

3.81m x 2.74m (12'06" x 9'0")

Garden Room

7.95m x 2.84m (26'01" x 9'04")


5.03m x 2.87m (16'06" x 9'05")

Bedroom One

4.83m x 3.76m (15'10" x 12'04")

Bedroom Two

2.95m x 2.79m (9'08" x 9'02")

Bedroom Three

3.96m x 3.18m (13'0" x 10'05")

Bedroom Four

3.15m x 3.00m (10'04" x 9'10")

Bedroom Five/Study

3.20m x 3.12m (10'06" x 10'03")


Mains gas and electricity are connected. Septic tank. Broadband and satellite are available also.

Local Authorities

Weymouth and Portland District Council, Council Offices, North Quay, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8TA Tel: 01305 211970.
We are advised that the council tax band is E.


Strictly by appointment with the sole agents: Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860