Cottmans faces predominantly south and east and extends to nearly 6400 square feet of living space, including the cottage. In addition there is garaging, along with outbuildings and garden stores.
In a quiet and secluded setting off a long, sweeping entrance drive, Cottmans is a handsome building, with many original features including a magnificent reception hall (with an oak panelled staircase,) a drawing room (with cornicing and a fireplace,) a sitting room, a dining room, a breakfast room, a kitchen and a utility room. The first floor has 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Orchard Cottage has 2 large double bedrooms, 2 reception rooms, a kitchen/breakfast room and its own garden.
The property would benefit from a programme of modernisation and refurbishment. There is gas central heating, mains electricity, mains drainage and a private water supply.
Sturminster Marshall is a popular village with a FirstSchool, a post office/stores, a parish church and 2 public houses, about 5 miles west of Wimborne Minster and 5 miles south of Blandford Forum, enjoying easy access to Poole, Bournemouth and Dorchester.
DIRECTIONS: From Wimborne, proceed towards Dorchester on the A31. At the Roundhouse roundabout, take the third exit, into Sturminster Marshall, towards Blandford. Take the second turning on the right, into Newton Road, which leads directly into Kings Street. Cottmans can be found on the left hand side.
EPC Ratings: Cottmans - Band E.
Orchard Cottage - Band E.
Council Tax: Band G.