The village of Toller Porcorum is situated in a valley along the banks of the River Hooke. The village has an active village hall and church, a Post Office and is surrounded by beautiful countryside, designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The Dorset Wildlife Trust centre is located in nearby Kingcombe and there are a number of lovely walks all around the area. Maiden Newton is situated 2.5 miles from the village and also boasts a broad range of facilities including a public house, grocers, doctors’ surgery, restaurant, junior school, garage and railway station. Historic Beaminster is 6.5 miles away with further amenities, including a secondary school, shops and restaurants.
The market towns of Crewkerne, Yeovil and Bridport/West Bay are also within easy reach, together with the historic county town of Dorchester and the stunning Jurassic coast, a World Heritage Site on the English Channel coast of southern England.
Entrance to this delightful property is gained via a generous hallway that provides access to all principal rooms.
The sitting room is situated where natural light is plentiful. The room offers a traditional feel and features an attractive fireplace with multi-fuel stove. The room is well proportioned and allows access to a generous conservatory that takes full advantage of the outlook onto the garden. A separate dining room provides additional living accommodation and offers a set of french doors that lead to the private side garden.
The kitchen is well appointed, fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units offering ample storage options and work surfaces. There is an integral double oven with ceramic hob and extractor hood over. Space and plumbing is provided for additional appliances.
Also situated on the ground floor is shower room that has been tastefully fitted with a large shower cubicle, low level wc and wash hand basin.
Stairs from the sitting room rise to a landing where the light and spacious feel to the property continues. The landing provides access to the family bathroom and three bedrooms. Both the double bedrooms enjoy generous dimensions, one being well appointed, fitted with an abundance of storage options.
The property is enhanced by its delightful and generously proportioned rear garden which boasts wonderful views over the surrounding fields and countryside. The garden houses a greenhouse, a shed and a summerhouse.
6.38m x 3.94m max (20'11" x 12'11" max)
3.15m x 2.82m (10'04" x 9'03")
3.40m x 2.97m (11'02" x 9'09")
3.20m x 2.41m (10'06" x 7'11")
5.41m x 3.35m (17'09" x 11'0")
5.38m x 3.18m (17'08" x 10'05")
3.12m x 2.13m (10'03" x 7'0")
The property benefits from solar panels for their electricity and hot water. Any electricity generated and not used goes back to the grid, generating approximately £600 per year.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. LPG Gas. Broadband and Satellite are available also
Dorset Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1UZ 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