5 Bedrooms. Family Bathroom. Separate Shower Room. 3 Reception Rooms. Kitchen/Breakfast Room. Utility. Reception Hall. Oil Fired Central Heating. Mainly Double Glazed. Electric 3-Oven Aga. Attached Garage/Workshop. Log and Tractor Stores. Driveway/Parking. Attractive Gardens and Grounds Principally Facing South Adjoining Fields and Enjoying Beautiful Open Country Views. In All About 1.5 Acres.
Willows is a very attractive detached enlarged period cottage believed to date back to circa 1853 and formerly a pair of cottages. In 1982 and 2003 it was subject to extensive and sympathetic enlargement. The original cottage has main walls of colour washed stone and brick and the later additions are rendered and colour washed. There is the benefit of oil fired central heating, electric 3-oven Aga, traditional timber mainly double glazed windows and a woodburner. The extensive accommodation is well presented and very versatile enjoying open southerly views over the grounds and the surrounding countryside and hills. Character style features include exposed ceiling beams, fireplaces and exposed floorboards. The 4th bedroom offers excellent potential to create an en suite bathroom/shower room to the principal bedroom.
The lovely gardens and grounds are a further feature being very secluded and south facing. There is excellent potential to create a pony paddock.
Willows offers many excellent selling features due to its lovely private country location, its character, extent and flexibility of the accommodation and the extensive grounds with paddock potential.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
A double five bar gate leads onto a gravelled driveway with good parking and:
ATTACHED GARAGE/WORKSHOP Double doors, power and light, oil fired central heating boiler, rear door.
TIMBER LEAN-TO LOG AND TRACTOR STORES
The formal gardens are divided into two areas. Adjoining the cottage the garden comprises a large area of lawn with a variety of shrubs and a gate leads to a second garden which features a fruit and vegetable cage. On the south side is a further garden and terrace leading onto a large open field/potential paddock featuring a number of lovely specimen trees and also a copse area. The field has the benefit of a side field gate for vehicular, foot and animal access.
Willows enjoys a very peaceful and private country hamlet setting within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The property is however far from isolated. It is within only about 2 miles of the picturesque village of Evershot which has a good range of amenities including a public house, hotel with restaurant, village shop/post office, primary school and church. More comprehensive amenities and a secondary school can be found in the nearby town of Beaminster, about 4 miles. The lovely market town of Bridport and West Bay coast are about 12 miles whilst Dorchester, Crewkerne and Yeovil are also within easy driving distance with main line rail connections to London.
Also within easy reach is the beautiful World Heritage Jurassic coast and Chesil Beach and the well-known coastal resorts of Weymouth and Lyme Regis are both within about 40 minutes driving distance.