The property is Victorian built believed to have been originally built for the gamekeeper it has been moderinsed and developed over the years with an extension added to the property in 1985 adding to the accommodation of the cottage. The cottage is attached to one other property, enjoying open countryside views and a wonderful rural feel positioned at the foot of Hod Hill; yet within easy reach of the nearby town of Blandford.
The rooms throughout the cottage work well, with two principle reception rooms to the front. The sitting room is of a good size and enjoys an open fire with woodburning stove, there is an open kitchen/breakfast room updated a couple of years ago fitted with oak work tops and Smeg appliances. A utility come boot room is accessed from the kitchen with a stable door to outside. There is a fabulous conservatory that completes the accommodation on the ground floor, a room regularly used was added in 2000 and has doors that open on to the garden.
On the first floor a landing area with airing cupboard, housing the solar hot water tank, hatch to loft space and access to all bedrooms. All the bedrooms have a delightful be it and outlook of the surrounding countryside or over the garden - completing the first floor is a good sized family bathroom.
The outside of the cottage is quite speacial, nothing like it, it is positioned is a tranquil rural position beneath Hod Hill, surrounded by rolling countryside. An opening leads in to the parking area where there is parking for a few vehicles and also the garage. A small pedestrian gate leads to a pathway to the front door, side and rear of the cottage. The front garden is enclosed by mature hedging and laid to lawn with a couple of mature planted fruit and speciman trees a path that leads to the front door and side of the property. Adjacent to the garage is gated access in to the paddock too.
The rear garden is delightful, private and well maintained. A paved terrace runs the width of the house and is a delightful place to sit and view the extensive lawned garden, bounded by mature hedges and trees it has been maintained and added to over many years. From the formal garden there is gated access in to the paddock - laid to grass, doubled fenced to its boundaries making it very secure with field shelter and hardstanding. In all the plot extends to approximately 3/4 of an acre.