Marshwood, Bridport, DT6


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 3
An extended period cottage with a beautifully presented garden in a village location, set in just over 0.4 acres.

This much loved home has been extremely well maintained by the current owners over the years with many improvements being made in their time in situ. Over the years the original period cottage which parts of it are believed to date back to the 1600's, has been extended to offer a generous and flexible living space and at the same time retain period features and a cottage feel.

The accommodation, which splits over two floors, includes on the ground floor, a large entrance hallway with tiled flooring and has stairs off to the first floor and doors to a downstairs cloakroom with WC and washbasin, modern kitchen with integrated appliances, a dining room, which benefits from a full-length window to the front of it, a living room with access to the garden, a feature exposed stone wall and fireplace with inset multi fuel burning stove.

Also on the ground floor is a very useful breakfast room with access to a large half brick conservatory.

On the first floor a hallway gives access to three good sized bedrooms (master with fitted wardrobes) and a family bathroom which includes a WC, wash basin and bath with shower over.

The property further benefits from a composite front door, full UPVC double glazing and oil fired central heating with radiators throughout the property.

The village of Marshwood benefits from a primary school, public house and church. The surrounding towns of Bridport (approx. 7 miles), Beaminster (approx. 8 miles), Crewkerne (approx. 8 miles) and Axminster (approx. 8 miles) are nearby. The Jurassic Coast at Lyme Regis is approx. 10 miles away. Crewkerne & Axminster both bennefitting main line stations to Waterloo.

Near to Marshwood is the beautiful Marshwood Vale which is renowned for its setting and provides a variety of rural pursuits including hunting, horse riding, fishing, walking and cycling.

A real feature of this property is its outside space. The cottage is sat within 0.4 acres with a five bar gate opening into a concrete driveway with ample parking and access to a double garage which includes, light, power and an outside tap.

The current owners have landscaped the garden over the years creating several areas to enjoy.

To the front of the house is a lawn area, to the rear of the garage is a timber summerhouse with log store behind with a pathway which leads through an area of bamboo to an ornamental pond and a lawn with a timber sculptor of a giant eagle. Behind the conservatory is the more formal area of the garden which includes a further lawn, patio area and water feature. The back corner of the garden is the growing area, selection of fruit trees and an area for composting.

Throughout the garden are different varieties of trees and well stocked borders.

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