The Barton, Corscombe, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2

£349,500

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
A charming detached period cottage in a popular village set in the heart of the West Dorset countryside. EPC Band F.

DESCRIPTION

Homeleigh is a detached period cottage of stone elevations beneath a slate roof and sits in a set back position in this popular village. The cottage has an abundance of character, with a charming brick fireplace and log burner in the sitting room and a farmhouse style kitchen. Having not been listed, the property has modern conveniences including UPVC double glazing and a conservatory which is ideally positioned to enjoy the garden.

 

The accommodation comprises sitting room, dining room, conservatory, farmhouse kitchen with solid wood units and a Rayburn, rear lobby, utility room and a separate cloakroom. On the first floor are two double bedrooms and one single bedroom, one of which has a cast iron fireplace and hand basin, and a family bathroom. The property has been in the same ownership for a number of years so would benefit from a degree of updating.

 

 

 

 

OUTSIDE

Homeleigh enjoys a mature south facing cottage garden which offers a degree of privacy from the village lane.

 

The garden is laid primarily to level lawn interspersed by mature tress, flowers and shrubs. To the rear of the property is a parking space and semi detached garage with light and power connected. There is a patio area to the rear of the cottage with a path that leads to the main garden.

SITUATION

Corscombe is a Conservation village in an area designated as being of 'Outstanding Natural Beauty'. The village lies approximately 4 miles to the north-east of Beaminster and comprises small character cottages, larger period houses, farms and a blend of modern houses and bungalows. Amenities include a village hall, church and the Fox Inn.

 

The County town of Dorchester is about 16 miles to the east, Yeovil about 10 miles to the north and the nearest coast is at West Bay some 12 miles. The attractive town of Beaminster offers many facilities including a good range of shops, churches, post office, library, two schools, health centres, other professional services and many social and sporting facilities.

SERVICES

Mains water, oil fired heating, electricity and drainage are connected.

VIEWINGS

Strictly by appointment with the vendors' selling agents, Messrs. Stags, Yeovil Office, telephone 01935 475000.

DIRECTIONS

Take the Dorchester/Crewkerne Road (A37 then A356), through Maiden Newton and then turn right down Hackney Road (2nd turning to Corscombe) near Higher Ground Meadow. Into Corscombe, turn right then left into The Barton. And the property can be found on the left denoted by a Stags for sale board.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

Arrange viewing 01935 321902

Stags - Yeovil

4-6 Park Rd, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1DZ

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