Saxlingham House is ideally situated on the outskirts of Bridport town centre. The town offers an excellent range of amenities including shops, businesses, Arts Centre, church and library. Bridport is well known for its popular twice weekly market and other facilities include health centre, hospital, dentists, leisure centre with swimming pool together with local bus services. Within a short distance of the property are a number of attractive riverside walks and access to open meadows. The popular coastal village of West Bay is approximately 1½ miles to the south, where there is an attractive harbour, bathing beaches and 18-hole golf course. The beautiful coastline, which has been deservedly bestowed ‘World Heritage’ status, and the surrounding countryside offer a plethora of walking opportunities. Dorchester, the country town of Dorset, is about 15 miles with main line rail service to London and the West Country.
The property boasts a wealth of living accommodation comprising a wonderful reception room that receives plentiful natural light gained via a dual aspect. The room is tastefully finished in neutral décor and features two attractive brick fireplaces that house a multi fuel burner. A separate dining room provides additional living accommodation.
The kitchen enjoys a social and spacious feel, lending itself perfectly to modern family living. The room boasts a wealth of integral appliances including a Belling Range cooker and a comprehensive range of modern fitted units that provide ample storage options with work surfaces over.
The beautiful style and presentation of the property continues to the first floor where there are four good size double bedrooms, the principal bedroom benefiting from en-suite facilities. Also situated on the first floor is the family bathroom, fitted with luxury in mind and offering a suite comprising a low level wc, wash hand basin, freestanding roll top bath and separate shower cubicle.
The property benefits from a separate two bedroom annexe with a sitting room, kitchen and a shower room with a suite comprising a low level wc, a wash hand basin and shower cubicle.
Externally the property boasts an extensive garden to the rear that is laid predominately to lawn with two areas of patio that provide the ideal space for alfresco dining. A driveway to the front of the property provides an abundance of off road parking for up to six vehicles.
3.33m 3.15m (10'11" 10'04")
3.63m x 3.53m (11'11" x 11'07")
5.69m x 2.62m (18'08" x 8'07")
3.76m x 3.63m (12'04" x 11'11")
3.63m x 3.18m (11'11" x 10'05")
3.63m x 3.61m (11'11" x 11'10")
3.63m x 3.61m (11'11" x 11'10")
3.18m x 3.15m (10'05" x 10'04")
4.01m x 3.48m (13'02" x 11'05")
2.57m x 2.41m (8'05" x 7'11")
2.57m x 2.39m (8'05" x 7'10")
The current owners have outline planning to build a detached timber framed flat roofed two-storey home at the rear of the garden which they plan to move into. Further information can be obtained by the agent.
Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Central heating via a wood pellet boiler.
South Walks House, South Walks Road,
Tel: 01305 211970
We are advised that the council tax band for the main house is E and the Annexe is A
Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers
Tel: 01308 420111
COVID-19 - Please note that viewings can only be offered to clients in a position to proceed to purchase and are undertaken with strict safety measures in place.