Gillingham: 01747 822233 Shaftesbury: 01747 852301 Roy Barrett: 01258 473900

4 bedroom


Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Reception rooms: 2
  • Property age: Not Specified
  • Floor size: 149.00 sq m

Full Description

DESCRIPTION A simply stunning four double bedroom detached cottage situated in an idyllic, peaceful village within the Blackmore Vale. This impressively spacious and attractive Grade II Listed property is believed to be one of the oldest houses in the village and whilst it has retained plenty of original period features the well presented, charming cottage offers a huge wealth of character making it the perfect country family home. The cottage is of part stone and part brick construction under a recently re-ridged and re-thatched roof and also boasts to be all main services with gas fired central heating.

Taking the stone path to the front door from Lower Street you enter Yeatmans. From the inner hall you have access to the sitting room with large inglenook fireplace, ceiling beams, exposed brick wall and window seat, the dining room, sun room with direct access onto the patio, large farmhouse kitchen with aga, original bread oven and pantry, utility room, WC and rear porch. From the first floor landing you will find the master bedroom with original, listed fireplace and ceiling beams, the family bathroom with sink, WC and bath with overhead shower, two further double bedrooms, one with fireplace and exposed brick wall and stairs rising to the second floor. As you enter into the forth double bedroom there are built in wardrobes and a door offering access into the attic room.

From the rear lobby you have access to the patio and enclosed rear south facing garden which is mainly laid to lawn. From the parking at the side of Yeatman’s, access over the entrance to Pleydells Farm leads round the garden and to a space at the top where there will be a new double garage which will be constructed using insulation block and timber cladding with parking spaces at the front.

Planning: Please note, Yeatmans is listed grade II and situated in the village conservation area. The farm entrance beside the property will shortly be repaired and re-landscaped as part of the re-development of Pleydells Farm, work is due to start this summer. Plans for this development can be inspected on the Dorset Council planning portal.

LOCATION: Okeford Fitzpaine is a picturesque conservation village in a delightful setting at the southern end of the lovely Blackmore Vale and at the foot of Okeford Hill and nearby Bulbarrow Hill which command magnificent views and provide superb walks. There are many old period cottages and houses, an historic parish church, post office stores, village hall and inn. Shillingstone 1 mile, Sturminster Newton 4, Blandford 6, Poole 20, Bournemouth and the Dorset coast about 25 miles. The A303 approximately 18 miles.

ADD INFO Services: Mains Water, Gas, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Authority: Dorset Council ~ Council Tax Band: F
Caution: NB All services and fittings mentioned in these particulars have NOT been tested and hence we cannot confirm that they are in working order.
Energy Performance Certificate: Rated: Exempt Listed Property

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