Abbots Courcy is a charming character Grade II Listed cottage understood to have been formerly a farmhouse and at one time reputedly used as a retreat by the monks of Cerne Abbas. The property benefits from delightful country views across the Marshwood Vale and is set in attractive secluded gardens.
The accommodation is in need of general modernisation and improvement, although is very spacious with 2 good sized reception rooms and a kitchen/breakfast room on the ground floor. On the first floor are 4 bedrooms with one bedrooms having an en suite shower room.
The property is constructed with stone and flint elevations, rendered externally beneath a thatched roof.
Outside there are large gardens, off road parking and detached garage.
Offered for sale with no forward chain, internal viewing comes highly recommended.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
The property is set in mature gardens which are secluded and part enclosed by large stone walls enjoying stunning views across the Marshwood Vale. There are large expenses of lawned gardens, flower beds, shrubs and trees together with a patio area. There is also a large gravelled area providing off road parking for numerous cars. Within the gardens is a WORKSHOP/STUDIO and DETACHED GARAGE measuring 18' x 10'.
The cottage is peacefully located in the tiny rural settlement known as Courshay, located close to the charming village of Hawkchurch on the Dorset/Devon border. Hawkchurch village is principally made up of the period cottages and houses for which the area is particularly well known. Facilities include a public house, primary school, village hall and church.
The market town of Axminster is only 4 miles away with more comprehensive facilities, together with a main line rail service to London. The area is designated as one of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the beautiful World Heritage coast is not far away at Lyme Regis. The A35 is about 4 miles away giving fast access to Bridport to the east and Honiton/Exeter to the west.
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"A detached period farmhouse enjoying delightful country views in a peaceful rural setting."