A substantial country property set in the picturesque Dorset countryside. The property is extremely flexible and offers facilities for equestrian use, or a number of other hobbies/pursuits, to suit a potential buyer. The property comprises: Entrance lobby, dining hall, spacious kitchen/dining room, utility/cloakroom, master bedroom with ensuite, 3 further double bedrooms, family bathroom, integral garage/workshop, detached garage/workshop, large courtyard parking area, stabling, gardens and paddocks of approximately 4 acres. A further 8 acres and large barn are available by separate negotiation.
The nearby village of Thorncombe offers a village shop/cafe, primary school and a church. The larger town of Axminster (4 miles) offers a mainline railway to London Waterloo, bigger shops, restaurants, doctors and dentists surgeries and all the other facilities of a larger town. The World Heritage Jurassic coastline is just 8 miles away..
Situation - The property is situated in the heart of the Dorset countryside, but just over a mile from the village of Thorncombe, which offers a thriving village shop/post office and a primary school. Chard (6.6 miles), Axminster (7 miles), Lyme Regis (8 miles) and Bridport (14 miles). The property is approached via a shared driveway, off a quiet lane, which leads to a substantial private courtyard with plenty of parking and access to both double garages.
Entrance Lobby - Door to the front with obscured glazing, windows to front, ceramic tiled floor, 2 built in cupboards with lights on sensors, door to integral double garage, 1 x radiator.
Dining Hall - 5.99m x 3.58m (19'7" x 11'8") - Full height windows and door to garden, stairs to first floor galleried landing, ceramic tiled floor, 2 x radiators.
Sitting Room - 6.30m x 5.89m (20'8" x 19'4") - Windows to the front and side of the property, feature fireplace with multi fuel stove, tiled hearth and surround, TV and telephone points, 2 x radiators.
Kitchen/Dining Room - 6.38m x 5.79m (20'11" x 19'0") - Windows to the rear and side of the property, a good selection of wall and base storage units, oil fired AGA, electric oven, granite work surfaces, 1 1/2 bowl stainless steel sink with drainer and mixer tap, integral dishwasher, integral 4 ring induction hob with further single gas hob, 1 x radiator.
Larder - 2.59m x 2.49m (8'6" x 8'2") - Light on a sensor, ceramic tiled floor, a selection of wall and base storage units with 3 glazed display cupboards, solid wood worksurfaces, space for an American style fridge/freezer.
Utility/Cloakroom - A selection of wall and base storage units, WC, basin, space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer.
Internal Double Garage - 6.30m x 4.98m (20'8" x 16'4") - 2 x solid wood double doors to front courtyard, concrete floor, sink with drainer, boiler housing oil fired central heating system, light and power.
First Floor Landing - Stairs up to loft room, airing cupboard, exposed beam, skirting radiators.
Master Bedroom - 5.89m x 4.88m (19'3" x 16'0") - Windows to the side and rear of the property with fantastic country views, exposed beams, a good range of built in wardrobes, further integral storage, 2 x radiators.
En Suite - Skylight to rear, shower cubicle, bath, pedestal basin, WC, heated towel rail, exposed beams, extractor fan, half tiled walls, mirror and light over basin.
Bedroom 2 - 4.70m x 3.99m (15'5" x 13'1") - Window to the side of the property, built in double wardrobe, exposed beams, 1 x radiator.
Bedroom 3 - 5.59m x 3.00m (18'4" x 9'10") - Windows to the front and side of the property, built in double wardrobe, exposed beams, 1 x radiator.
Bedroom 4 - 5.59m x 3.00m (18'4" x 9'10") - Windows to the front and side of the property, built in double wardrobe, Telephone point, 1 x radiator.
Family Bathroom - Skylight to rear, large walk in shower cubicle with good sized built in cupboards either side, bath, WC, pedestal basin, 2 x heated towel rails, exposed beams, extractor fan.
Loft Room - Stairs up from landing, door to loft storage space.
Detached Garage - 5.99m x 4.98m (19'8" x 16'4") - Electric roller door to the front, window to rear, lighting and power.
Garden - A very good sized garden laid mostly to lawn with a good sized patio dining area leading out from the dining hall. The garden enjoys unspoilt views of the Dorset countryside.
Land - Adjacent to the garden is approximately 4 acres of paddocks that are currently used for equestrian purposes. Gated access and private lane lead to the stables.
Stables - Accessed via the side of the property and a 5 bar gate is a stable block comprising : two loose boxes, a tack room and a feed room. Lighting, power and water are connected.
Services - Mains water and electricity are connected to the property, private drainage.