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CHARACTER COTTAGE IN PRETTY VILLAGE LOCATION WITH STUDIO AND SUMMERHOUSE
Lantern Cottage is located in the picturesque village of Winterborne Kingston. The village is situated in beautiful North Dorset, just 7 miles from the Georgian market town of Blandford Forum and 2 miles from the village of Bere Regis. Located just off of the A31, with easy access to Poole and Dorchester which boast all of the amenities you would expect from bustling towns.
Positioned on the edge of the beautiful Dorset Downs, Winterborne Kingston is ideally located for relaxing country walks and a wide range of outdoor activities. Just a stone's throw away you'll find the breathtaking scenery and beaches of the Jurassic Coast along with the famous ruins of Corfe Castle and magnificent Kingston Lacey House, which offers lovely grounds to be explored. There's something for everyone, and all just a short drive away.
The village of Winterborne Kingston itself has a range of amenities right on the door step. These include the Greyhound Inn, Village Hall, good school system and a recreation ground including a children's play park.
The cottage benefits from new roof timbers and thatch completed in 2016. This home offers a wealth of charm with many character features to include Inglenook fireplace with bressumer beam and bread oven, exposed beams and window seats. The accommodation comprises of three reception rooms, the sitting room has French doors that lead out to the garden. Along with three reception rooms is a conservatory, utility room, shower room and bathroom. The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of eye and base fitted units, a 30amp electric Aga as well as Rangemaster with cooker hood above. The garaging can be accessed from the utility room, part of which is currently configured as a bar area, with a studio room above. This area has scope to be an annex subject to necessary planning consent.
On the first floor are three bedrooms with delightful views across the garden and farmland.
The pretty landscaped well stocked garden is a real feature and incorporates rockery, large lawn with patio, ornamental pond and summer house with power internally and externally. Bi-fold doors to front aspect and French doors on to veranda.
The gravel driveway offers parking for a number of vehicles.
Porch 1.48m (4'10) x 1.24m (4'1)
Hall 3.78m (12'5) x 1.13m (3'8)
Drawing Room 6.41m (21'0) x 3.78m (12'5) narrowing to 2.85m
Dining Room 4.03m (13'3) x 3.03m (9'11)
Snug 3.55m (11'8) x 3.13m (10'3) narrowing to 2.47m
Conservatory 3.33m (10'11) x 3.06m (10'0)
Kitchen 4.75m (15'7) x 3.48m (11'5)
Bedroom 1 4.02m (13'2) x 3.6m (11'10)
Bedroom 2 3.11m (10'2) x 3.73m (12'3)
Bedroom 3 4.07m (13'4) narrowing to 2.99m x 2.1m (6'11)
Bathroom 2.73m (8'11) x 2.29m (7'6) narrowing to 1.68m
Shower Room 2.29m (7'6) x 1.67m (5'6)
Studio Above Garage 5.68m (18'8) max x 2.49m (8'2)
Garage 5.44m (17'10) max x 2.91m (9'7)
Studio/Summer House 4.11m (13'6) x 2.32m (7'7)
Inglenook Fireplace with Bread Oven
Kitchen/Breakfast Room & Utility Room
Garage with Studio Above / Potential for Fourth Bedroom
Garden Studio/Summer House
Gas Central Heating
Character Features Throughout
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