Dorchester Road, Bridport

4 Bed House - Detached

Dorchester Road, Bridport

4 Bed House - Detached

Price guide £650,000

Property Overview

This substantial three bedroom detached residence with one bedroom annexe is favourably situated within Bridport, enjoying a stunning location which boasts outstanding far reaching views of the surrounding countryside. The property offers a wealth of accommodation that is well-presented throughout. In recent years it has served as a successful kennel business where it achieved a five-star animal welfare rating. This unique property offers a wonderful opportunity to acquire a domestic/commercial dwelling that sits within extensive grounds of approximately six acres, including beautiful woodland and a stream. EPC rating E.

Key Points

  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3

Property Description


This property is located to the east of Bridport, just off the A35 close to the popular market town of Bridport and the villages of Shipton Gorge, Loders and Uploders and Askerswell. Renowned for its friendly and vibrant culture, Bridport has a fantastic reputation for quality local food and art. Within the town's boundary also lies West Bay, an idyllic fishing village situated on the famous Jurassic Coastline. Local facilities include a post office, arts centre, theatre, leisure centre, library, cinema and museum. The county town of Dorchester with its two mainline rail stations and county hospital is just 11 miles further east. There are also regular bus services to Exeter, Lyme Regis, Beaminster, Yeovil, Weymouth and Poole.


The main property boasts a wealth of living accommodation comprising a delightful dual aspect sitting room with wood burning stove and feature walls, and a wonderful conservatory that takes full advantage of the lovely views on offer. The kitchen is well appointed, fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units that provide ample storage options and a wealth of integral appliances. There are also three double bedrooms, three bathrooms and a boot room.

The property also benefits from a one bedroom annexe that can be utilised as a separate entity offering accommodation comprising a sitting room, a double bedroom and a bathroom with walk in shower.

The kennels business has been utilised as a successful establishment since the early 1980s and has been refurbished by the current owners. It consists of 30 kennels and an isolation unit, a grooming parlour, hydrotherapy pool and various storage units. It currently boasts a five star animal welfare rating.

Room Dimensions

Sitting Room

5.97m x 4.11m (19'07" x 13'06")


4.45m x 3.45m (14'07" x 11'04")


4.32m x 3.68m (14'02" x 12'01")

Bedroom One

6.68m x 4.01m (21'11" x 13'02")

Bedroom Two

5.16m x 3.48m (16'11" x 11'05")

Bedroom Three/Office

3.33m" x 3.02m (10'11"" x 9'11")


Sitting Room

4.55m x 3.48m (14'11" x 11'05")

Bedroom Four

3.58m x 3.43m (11'09" x 11'03")


Mains electricity and water connected. LPG gas heating. There is septic tank.

Local Authorities

Dorset Council,
South Walks House, South Walks Road,
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: 01308 420111