Poundbury is the urban extension to the county town of Dorchester, Dorset and is HRH Prince Charles’s vision of new 21st century communities. Designed around residents rather than cars, it is intended to be a sustainable community where it is possible to meet a higher proportion of daily needs on foot. The success, influence and regard for the development is widespread, industry professionals and architectural enthusiasts alike are regular visitors. The founding principles of Poundbury now form part of the British Governments Planning Guidance Note PPG3. Within this developing community there are a plethora of amenities such as Waitrose, the Poet Laureate public house, restaurants, hairdressers, delicatessen and butchers, medical centre, dentist, garden centre and a range of unique and popular retail outlets. The Poundbury community actively engages in a host of well attended events including the annual food festival.
The entrance hallway is an impressive introduction to the property. Enjoying generous dimensions and offering Kardean flooring, the hallway houses stairs that lead to the first floor and offers a useful understairs cupboard below.
The property benefits from the addition of a downstairs cloakroom that is fitted with a low level wc and a wash hand basin.
Kitchen Dining Room
5.41m x 2.92m (17'09 x 9'07)
The kitchen/diner is a wonderful feature of the property, offering a comprehensive range of fitted units with work surfaces over and a one and a half bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and drainer. There are a wealth of integral appliances comprising an eye level double oven, a five ring gas hob with extractor hood over, a dishwasher, washing machine and fridge freezer. The room enjoys generous dimensions, providing ample room for a dining table and chairs. The flooring is tiled, the walls are part tiled and the room offers a set of french doors that lead to the garden.
2.95m x 4.88m (9'08 x 16'00)
The sitting room enjoys plentiful natural light gained via a front aspect.
Stairs from the hallway lead to a landing that houses an airing cupboard with shelving and provides doors to:
There are three bedrooms situated on the first floor. All rooms enjoy either a front or rear aspect and offer a wall mounted radiator.
3.94m x 3.20m (12'11 x 10'06)
3.91m x 2.87m (12'10 x 9'05)
2.13m x 2.06m (7'00 x 6'09)
The bathroom is tastefully fitted with a suite comprising a low level wc, a pedestal wash hand basin and a p-shaped bath with central controls and a shower attachment over.
There is a lovely enclosed garden to the rear of the property. The garden offers an area of patio nearest the property with steps that lead to a further patio area at the rear of the garden. The remainder is laid to lawn with gated rear access leading to a single garage and an additional off road parking space.
There is a single garage which can be accessed from the garden with light, power and up & over door.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating. Broadband and satellite are available also.
Dorset Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1UZ Tel: 01305 251010.
We are advised that the council tax band is D.
There is an Annual Manco charge with charges varying between £110 and £160 dependent upon location.
Strictly by appointment with the sole agent:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860