Stratton is a small village approximately 4 miles north west of the historic County Town of Dorchester. The village benefits from a local pub, The Saxon Arms, a village hall and large village green. There is a strong sense of community in this village with a number of active clubs and societies. The village itself is close to open countryside and offers numerous walks. In nearby Dorchester, amenities are plentiful including Brewery Square incorporating many famous businesses and eateries, a mainline rail link to London Waterloo, a cinema, arts centre, the County Hospital and the widely recognised development of Poundbury, most notably Queen Mother Square and the Buttercross market.
This fine family home offers generous living accommodation comprising a light and airy sitting room that receives plentiful natural light and features an attractive fireplace with brick surround that houses a wood burning stove. A separate dining room provides additional living accommodation whilst enjoying a pleasant outlook onto the garden.
The cottage style kitchen is a fabulous feature of the property, enjoying a social and spacious feel and fitted with a wealth of integral appliances and fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with work surfaces over. The property benefits from a separate utility room that provides access to the ground floor cloakroom and offers additional storage, work surfaces and space for appliances.
Accessed from the hallway is a bedroom with en-suite facilities together with a delightful snug, creating the potential for an annexe.
The lovely style and presentation continues to the first floor where there are five further generous bedrooms all receiving plentiful natural light and appointed with ample storage options. The bedrooms are serviced by the family bathroom and a separate shower room, both fitted and finished to an extremely high standard.
Externally the property boasts a beautifully landscaped garden that is laid predominately to lawn with a wide selection of mature plants and shrubs. There is a pond with a bridge over and a summer house with seating area that provides the ideal space for alfresco dining.
7.01m x 3.40m (23'00 x 11'02)
5.05m x 3.05m (16'07 x 10'00)
5.08m x 3.23m (16'08 x 10'07)
4.14m x 3.45m (13'07 x 11'04)
3.51m x 2.31m (11'06 x 7'07)
5.05m x 3.56m (16'07 x 11'08)
3.89m x 3.45m (12'09 x 11'04)
4.06m x 3.40m (13'04 x 11'02)
3.58m x 3.40m (11'09 x 11'02)
3.05m x 2.67m (10'00 x 8'09)
The property benefits from solar panels which provide a quarterly income.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating. Solar panels. 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 F.
Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860