Cornwall Road, Dorchester, Dorset DT1

Guide price

Bedrooms: 6
A detached period house enjoying a leafy setting in the heart of the town overlooking the Borough Gardens in a prime location.

This fine family home provides spacious well-appointed accommodation spread over three storeys. The generous room sizes of the Victorian period, along with the many original retained features including moulded cornicing, feature fireplaces and high ceilings create a delightful home.

On the ground floor there is a welcoming entrance porch with tiled floor, an entrance hall with an ornate arch and turning staircase.

The three reception rooms are all well-proportioned. The sitting room enjoys a large bay window to the front and a wood burning stove. The study has tall sash windows and further wood burning stove and the formal dining room has views over the rear garden and a feature fireplace.

The open plan kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of floor and wall mounted units with integrated electric double oven and five gas ring hob. There is space and plumbing for white goods.

Off the kitchen area is the breakfast room with double doors leading out to the garden.

The ground floor also benefits from a cloakroom and access leading down to the basement.

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms and two well-equipped bathrooms. There is also a study, which could be used as an additional bedroom and a first floor sitting room with feature fireplace and bay window enjoying views over the Borough Gardens.

The second floor provides three further good-sized bedrooms.

Externally there is a walled lawn garden to the front and gated path leading to the front of the house. To the rear of the house a patio abuts the property. A path leads to a lawn garden with mature shrub borders. At the far end of the garden is a smart, wood clad, garden room.

There is gated access to a drive with parking for 2 vehicles accessed off Victoria Road.

Cornwall Road is situated adjacent to the attractive Borough Gardens within the heart of this county town. The property falls within the catchment area of a number of highly regarded schools.

The town centre with its streets of shops, eateries and supermarkets is within a few hundred yards. The vibrant Brewery Square development is also close by and boasts a variety of boutiques, restaurants and a cinema.

Culturally the town has a newly refurbished Dorset Museum and Arts Centre together with a wide range of leisure facilities and the Dorset County Hospital. Sporting facilities include rugby, football and cricket clubs and golf at Came Down.

Dorchester South and Dorchester West stations in the town provide mainline rail services to London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads.

Symonds & Sampson - Dorchester

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