Poundbury is an urban development of the County Town of Dorchester and is Prince Charles's vision of the development of new communities in the 21st century. Designed around the residents rather than their cars, it is intended to be a sustainable development where it is possible to meet a higher proportion of daily needs on foot, rather than relying on a car. Within walking distance there are Waitrose, The Duchess of Cornwall Hotel and Restaurant and an ever-growing range of bistros, coffee shops, beauty salons, dress shops, hairdressers, dentists, a medical centre, a garden centre and a mature Woodland Park.
Entry is gained via a vestibule, a private space before entering the property's generous entrance hall that houses stairs that rises to the first floor and boasts an abundance of storage options and a downstairs cloakroom.
The kitchen/dining room is a fabulous feature of the property, enjoying a social and spacious feel. creating a superb space for family dining. The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with work surfaces above. The dining area receives plentiful natural light and allows access to the rear garden via double glazed French doors.
Also situated on the ground floor is a reception room and a study, a real treat for Poundbury.
The stylish presentation continues to the first floor where the property enjoys a wonderful, light and airy sitting room with an attractive feature fireplace. The room offers access to a sizeable balcony that provides a lovely view of the garden and beyond.
The master bedroom enjoys generous dimensions, offers an abundance of storage options and benefits from a separate dressing area and tastefully fitted en-suite facilities.
Stairs rise to the second floor where there are three further double bedrooms, all well appointed with fitted wardrobes. Also situated on the second floor is the family bathroom.
Externally there is a delightful southerly facing garden to the rear that is laid predominately to lawn with mature borders and an area of patio abutting the property ideal for alfresco dining. There is a single garage with up and over door, power and light. A room above the garage, accessed via its own staircase provides the opportunity for a studio/workshop. A set of double gates provide access to an additional secure parking area.
6.40m/'0.00m x 4.47m (21/'0" x 14'08")
3.86m x 3.30m (12'08" x 10'10")
2.54m x 2.54m (8'04" x 8'04")
5.99m x 4.24m (19'08" x 13'11")
4.85m x 3.86m (15'11" x 12'08")
3.33m x 3.20m (10'11" x 10'06")
4.80m x 3.20m (15'09" x 10'06")
4.24m x 3.61m (13'11" x 11'10")
The property was built in 2003 by local builder Cornhill Estates and was constructed to meet the BREEAM Eco-Homes Excellent standard.
There is an Annual Manco charge with charges varying between £110 and £160 dependent upon location.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas 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 F
Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860