Cornwall Road, Dorchester

5 Bed House - Townhouse

Cornwall Road, Dorchester

5 Bed House - Townhouse


Property Overview

A wonderfully spacious period home ideally situated within close proximity to Dorchester town centre and the Borough Gardens. The property offers a great opportunity to acquire a residence that provides a wealth of accommodation and enjoys an abundance of character and original features. EPC rating E.

Key Points

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

Property Description


The county town of Dorchester is steeped in history enjoying a central position along the Jurassic Coastline and also some of the county's most noted period architecture, all set amongst a beautiful rural countryside. Dorchester offers a plethora of shopping and social facilities. Two cinemas, several museums, History centre, leisure centre, weekly market, many excellent restaurants and public houses and riverside walks are within easy walking distance of Cornwall Road. The catchment schools are highly rated and very popular with those in and around the Dorchester area. Doctor’s, dentist surgeries and the Dorset County Hospital are close by. There are major train links to London Waterloo, Bristol Temple Meads and Weymouth and other coastal towns and villages, and a regular bus routes to adjoining towns.


This delightful 19th century five bedroom town house offers spacious accommodation that is in need of modernisation.
A light and bright sitting room with plentiful natural light gained via a large front aspect bay window. The room enjoys an abundance of character and features an attractive Art Deco fireplace.
The open plan kitchen/diner enjoys a social and spacious feel and offers a superb space for family dining. The kitchen area offers a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options and work surfaces. A set of french doors provide access to the garden. The property benefits from a separate utility room that provides space and plumbing for appliances and a shower room with wc.
Stairs rise to the first floor where there are three bedrooms, all enjoying plentiful natural light gained via either a front or rear aspect. The master bedroom boasts generous dimensions and enjoys an abundance of storage options. Also situated on the first floor is the family bathroom and a separate cloakroom.
There are two further bedrooms situated on the second floor both offering wonderful roof top views over Dorchester town.
The property benefits from a cellar, accessed via the hallway, offering an ideal space for a workshop.
Externally there is a lovely walled garden to the rear of the property. The garden houses an excellent selection of mature plants and shrubs.

Room Dimensions

Sitting Room

6.17m x 3.58m (20'03" x 11'09")


6.81m x 4.98m max (22'04" x 16'04" max)

Bedroom One

5.08m x 3.66m (16'08" x 12'0")

Bedroom Two

3.66m x 3.25m (12'0" x 10'08")

Bedroom Three

3.02m x 2.87m (9'11" x 9'05")

Bedroom Four

3.68m x 2.92m (12'01" x 9'07")

Bedroom Five

4.80m x 3.07m (15'09" x 10'01")


3.66m x 3.02m (12'0" x 9'11")


Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating. Broadband and satellite are available also.

Local Authorities

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 D.


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