South Court Avenue, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1

Under Offer ££575,000 Guide

Key Features

An almost south facing detached house in MANOR PARK
4 bedrooms
3 reception rooms
shower room, cloakroom & bathroom
garage (at present storerooms)
fifth acre plot

About This Property

An almost south facing 4 bedroom, 3 reception room detached house set in approximately one fifth of an acre, within the favoured Manor Park area of Dorchester which is well placed for local schools and convenient for the town centre and Brewery Square. EPC band C

This detached house has handsome brick and pebbledash elevations under a tiled roof. The well-proportioned accommodation is thought to suit both the growing family and the active retired who seek a home within this much favoured residential part of Dorchester. The accommodation has 3 separate reception rooms, conservatory and 4 bedrooms all with the benefit of gas fired central heating. The private rear garden enjoys an almost southerly aspect and standing well back from South Court Avenue there is a gated ‘in and out’ style driveway.

The accommodation: A double glazed entrance vestibule and glazed door leads to the entrance hall with strip timber floor and understairs cupboard. The sitting room which is double aspect with bay window to the front has a stone fireplace with matching hearth and coal effect gas fire. The dining room has a fireplace with marble inset, hearth and a gas fire and double doors which open to conservatory which opens to the paved terrace and the private rear garden. The study is off the hall and has double doors to a lobby which overlooks the driveway. The kitchen which overlooks the rear garden has a good range of base and wall cupboards, one and half bowl inset sink, plumbing for dish washer, an integrated Bosch hob with extractor and Hotpoint double oven. The utility room is adjacent to the kitchen with the Glow-worm gas fired boiler, door to the rear garden and door to the shower room. From the hall stairs rise to the landing with double linen cupboard and hatch to the roof void. Bedroom one is double aspect with distant views of the surrounding hills. Bedroom two has a double wardrobe and a bay window, bedroom three is double aspect and bedroom four overlooks the front. The bathroom is part and fully tiled with a white suite and there is a separate w.c.

Manor Park which is situated to the south of town, is within a convenient distance from the centre of Dorchester and Brewery Square where a wide range of facilities for entertainment, health and leisure can be found. There are a number of highly regarded schools including The Thomas Hardye secondary school, Manor Park, St Osmonds and Preparatory School, Sunninghill. Dorchester Town is most famous for being the County Town of Dorset and being the birthplace of the famous poet and novelist Thomas Hardy in 1840. The property has good access to Dorchester's surrounding countryside for walking and other rural pursuits. The World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast is only a few miles away. Communications are excellent, with main line railway links to London Waterloo and Bristol, cross channel services at Poole, airports at Bournemouth, Exeter and Bristol and there is a very effective road network.

The in and out style driveway has double gates at either entrance with the drive having planted borders and hard landscaped garden with box hedge and mature trees.
There are pedestrian gates to either side of the house and outside lights
The detached Garage is presently divided to provide a front Store Room 11’2” (3.4m) x 7’10” (2.39m) with up and over door and to the rear a second Store Room 16’8” (5.08m) x 11’ (3.38m) with corner WC, sink unit, light and power.
The gate to the side of the house leads to a walled concrete area with garden shed and gate to the garden. The gate between the house and garage has a garden tap and path to the garden.
The rear garden is completely enclosed by timber fencing. It has a paved terrace to the conservatory and rear elevation with steps down to the lawn with planted borders and various mature trees. To the side is a paved patio with covered trellis and a stone paved path follows the rear boundary leading to another garden shed.
The total plot extends to approximately one fifth of an acre (0.08ha).
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