3 Bedrooms (2 inter-connecting). Contemporary Fitted Bathroom & En Suite Shower Room. Attractive Fitted Kitchen. Sitting Room. Downstairs Cloakroom. Gas Fired Central Heating. Town & Country Views. Highly Sought After Location.
131 South Street is a charming period town house with natural stone elevations under a slate roof. Dating from 18th Century, it is Listed Grade II of architectural or historic importance and has a host of character features typical of its age and type, including sash windows with 2 large prominent bay windows, window shutters, flagstone floors, exposed floor boards, ornate fireplaces and panelled doors.
Over the years the cottage has been subject to a comprehensive and sympathetic modernisation programme taking the house back to its original state using traditional materials including lathe and plaster, lime plaster and antique reclaimed pine floor boards.
The property is very well presented throughout and deceptively spacious enjoying attractive views over Bridport town and the surrounding hills. Situated just a short distance from the main thoroughfare within South Street internal viewing of this house comes very highly recommended.
There is shared passageway to the side of the property leading to a shared courtyard area with pathway leading to a separate garden. The garden is fully enclosed enjoying a delightful and peaceful setting and stocked with a variety of shrubs and plants, lawned areas, patio with pergola, GARDEN SHED and SUMMERHOUSE with its own patio. A garden table and chairs are also included in the sale.
The property is pleasantly situated in the town centre and conservation area. South Street is a very attractive long street made-up principally of period houses and cottages of the type for which the town is well-known. It is within only a few minutes walk of the main Bridport town centre which has an excellent range of shopping, business and recreational facilities together with a twice weekly market, electric cinema and Arts Centre. The Leisure Centre is within only 10 minutes walking distance. The immediate area is designated as one of Outstanding Natural Beauty and there is easy access to the nearby River Meadows.
The popular resort of West Bay is within 2 miles with access to the beautiful coastline which is designated as a World Heritage Site. Dorchester the county town of Dorset is about 15 miles to the east with main line rail services to London.