3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Spacious Kitchen/Dining Room, Sitting Room, Utility. Oil-Fired Central Heating with Underfloor Heating on the Ground Floor. Cottage-Style Oak Doors Throughout. Sealed Unit Double Glazed Windows & Shutters. 60' Enclosed Rear Garden with Country Views. Off Road Parking and Car Port. Internal Viewing Highly Recommended.
Mayflower Cottage is a charming and delightfully refurbished detached cottage which has been subject to a substantial 2 storey extension by the current owners and offered for sale in excellent decorative order throughout. Constructed with colour washed, rendered and flint elevations under a tiled roof, the cottage has been under the current ownership for approximately 8 years. During this time, an extensive refurbishment programme has been undertaken and the excellent specification includes oil-fired central heating with underfloor heating on the ground floor, contemporary fitted bathroom and shower room, newly installed walnut-style kitchen with an extensive range of wall and floor cupboards and integrated appliances, sealed unit double glazed windows with shutters and solid oak cottage-style latched doors throughout.
On the ground floor is a very useful entrance porch, contemporary fitted bathroom, sitting room with double sided log burner and substantial kitchen/dining room which enjoys a triple aspect and French doors opening into the rear garden, designed to take advantage of the country views. To the side is a useful utility room which has a matching range of walnut style wall and floor cupboards. The ground floor accommodation has tiled flooring throughout.
On the first floor are 3 good sized bedrooms and contemporary fitted shower room.
Outside are landscaped gardens, together with off road parking and car port with planning consent for the erection of a detached garage.
Ideal as a main or second home, the cottage is currently subject to holiday letting through Devon & Dorset Cottages.
To the side a gravelled driveway provides off road parking and leads to a CAR PORT. Pedestrian side access leads to the rear The rear garden is a particular feature enjoying far reaching views over the surrounding countryside and backs onto fields, extending approximately 60' in length.
Immediately adjoining the rear is a paved patio area leading onto lawned gardens stocked with a variety of shrubs and trees. Within the garden is a timber garden shed.
Blackdown is a small hamlet with a village hall and church, situated approximately 2 miles from the village of Marshwood and just a short distance from the villages of Broadwindsor, Winsham and Thorncombe, all of which, offer a good range of amenities including shop, church, school, village hall and public house (Winsham and Broadwindsor only).
Marshwood also offers a primary school, post office and well regarded inn. More extensive amenities are available in Beaminster (5 miles), Axminster (8 miles) or Crewkerne (6 miles) with both Axminster and Crewkerne having main line rail connections to London, Waterloo. The cottage is set close to open countryside and the immediate locality is designated as being one of Outstanding Natural Beauty with numerous walking opportunities right on the doorstep. The beautiful World Heritage Coastline is approximately 20 minutes driving distance.