Alington Road, Dorchester

3 Bed House - Semi-Detached

Alington Road, Dorchester

3 Bed House - Semi-Detached


Property Overview

Parkers are delighted to offer for sale this three bedroom property favourably situated within Fordington, close to Dorchester town centre. The property enjoys an abundance of character and offers accommodation that is well presented throughout comprising two generous reception rooms, a well appointed kitchen and a tastefully fitted shower room. In addition, the property benefits from a good size garden to the rear, a detached garage and ample off road parking. EPC rating C.

Key Points

  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1

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. 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.



Entrance is gained via a storm porch that provides a useful space to decant footwear before entering the property.


The hallway houses stairs that rise to the first floor and provides access to the property's living accommodation and ground floor cloakroom. The hallway is laid to oak flooring that continues through to the dining room.

Sitting Room

4.14m x 3.53m (13'07" x 11'07")
The sitting room enjoys an abundance of character, tastefully decorated with neutral tones and featuring an attractive ornate fireplace that houses a coal effect gas fire with a useful recessed archway to the side. There is a wall mounted radiator, television and telephone points and two front aspect double glazed windows that provide the room with plentiful natural light.

Dining Room

4.14m x 3.53m (13'07" x 11'07")
A separate dining room provides additional living accommodation. The room offers a useful under stairs storage cupboard. Oak flooring continues from the hallway and there is a wall mounted radiator and a set of french doors that provide access to the garden.


4.06m x 1.73m (13'04" x 5'08")
A galley kitchen, fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with work surfaces above. There is a stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and drainer and an integral electric oven with a four ring gas hob and extractor hood over. Space is provided for additional appliances. There is also a water softener fitted beneath the sink. The room is finished with tiled flooring, part tiled walls and two side aspect double glazed windows that provide the room with natural light.


The property benefits from a cloakroom situated on the ground floor, fitted with a low level wc and a wash hand basin.

First Floor

Stairs from the hallway rise to a landing that provides access to all first floor accommodation. A double glazed rear aspect window provides the landing with natural light.


There are three bedrooms situated on the first floor. All rooms offer a wall mounted radiator and receive natural light gained via a double glazed window that enjoys either a front or rear aspect.

Bedroom One

3.53m x 2.69m (11'07" x 8'10")

Bedroom Two

3.53m x 3.20m max (11'07" x 10'06" max)

Bedroom Three

2.51m x 2.34m (8'03" x 7'08")

Shower Room

A modern bathroom, perfectly designed to utilise the space on offer. The room is tastefully fitted, offering a suite comprising a low level wc, a wash hand basin with storage cupboard below and a corner shower cubicle. The room is fully tiled and offers a heated towel rail and a side aspect double glazed opaque window.


Externally, there is an area of block paving to the front of the property that provides ample off road parking with further gated parking available to the side. Steps rise to an enclosed garden at the rear of the property that is laid predominately to lawn with attractive flower beds that house a selection of mature plants and shrubs.
There is a single garage with an electric roller door.


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

Local Authorities

Dorset Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1UZ Tel: 01305 211970.
We are advised that the council tax band is C


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