Abbey Street, Cerne Abbas, Dorchester DT2


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  • Bedrooms: 2
Parkers are delighted to offer for sale this desirable Grade II listed cottage, favourably situated on one of the most sought after roads located within the heart of the popular village of Cerne Abbas. Believed to date back to the 16th century, the property boasts an abundance of character and a wealth of original features indicative of that period. The property is set within gardens that provide the perfect space in which to enjoy its peaceful setting and offers accommodation that is presented to an extremely high standard throughout.

SituationCerne Abbas is situated in a valley surrounded by typical West Dorset countryside. It is home to the famous Cerne Giant. There is an extensive range of public footpaths and bridleways throughout the village and walks to suit every taste. The village is a bustling community with a flourishing school, Post Office, village stores, Doctors surgery with dispensing pharmacy, a local tourist information point, three historic public houses, tearooms and a number of other shops to attract the visitor. The nearby 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. Dorchester offers both shopping and social facilities including cinemas, museums, History centre, leisure centre, weekly market and many excellent restaurants and public houses. The catchment schools are highly rated and doctor’s, dentist surgeries and the Dorset County Hospital are close by. There are major train links to London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads. Regular bus routes operate to adjoining towns.

Key FeaturesThe property's living accommodation comprises a wonderful sitting room that enjoys generous dimensions and a wealth of period features including a Medieval stone fireplace, window seats, fielded panels, exposed timbers and exposed stone to one wall. A separate dining room provides additional living accommodation and offers bi-folding doors that provide the room with plentiful natural light whilst taking full advantage of the lovely outlook onto the garden. There is an adjoining shower room, with low level wc and wash hand basin.

The kitchen is a later addition to the property, fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base level units with work surface above that provide ample storage options. Space is provided for appliances.

The style and presentation continues to the first floor where there are two generous double bedrooms, one of which is enhanced by its fabulous original Medieval stone fireplace. Both rooms are well appointed, fitted with a selection of built in wardrobes. Serving the bedrooms is a further shower room, tastefully fitted with a low level wc, a wash hand basin, bidet and large walk in shower.

The garden houses a wealth of mature plants, shrubs and trees that offers an abundance of colour and interest throughout the year. An area of circular paving abutting the property provides the ideal space for alfresco dining. There is a detached garage and two workshops, both with power and light.

Room Dimensions Sitting Room (6.27m x 5.59m (20'07" x 18'04"))

Kitchen (3.07m x 2.74m (10'01" x 9'0")) Dining Room (4.04m x 2.03m (13'03" x 6'08"))

Bedroom One (5.31m x 3.05m (17'05" x 10'0")) Bedroom Two (5.28m x 2.06m (17'04" x 6'09"))

ServicesMains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Electric heating.. Satellite is available also.

Local AuthoritiesDorset Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ

Tel: We are advised that the council tax band is E

ViewingsStrictly by appointment with the sole agents:

Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers

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