A delightful 2 double bedroom semi-detached thatched cottage, for sale with NO FORWARD CHAIN, in the heart of this picturesque village, approximately 7 miles from Shaftesbury and 10 miles from Blandford Forum.
Tollard Royal has won a Best Kept Small Village award from the Campaign for Rural England, and features a village pond, a 13th century church and the King John pub/restaurant. The renowned Larmer Tree Gardens and Rushmore Golf Club are nearby. Built of cob with rendered elevations, this charming cottage retains a number of original features and offers great scope for renovation and refurbishment. It has UPVC double glazed windows and electric heating.
The front door leads to an enclosed entrance porch. The sitting room has a fireplace and an attractive window seat. The kitchen has a range of units, electric hob with cooker hood above, electric oven, space and plumbing for washing machine, under stairs storage cupboard and space for upright fridge/freezer. A step leads down to the dining room where there is a built-in bar and the original brick bread oven. From the sitting room, stairs lead to the first floor landing. Bedroom 1 has a dual aspect and a window seat. Bedroom 2 has 2 deep built-in cupboards. The bath/shower room has a modern white suite comprising panelled bath, shower cubicle, WC and wash basin.
Outside, immediately in front of the cottage, there is a pull-in with space for 1 vehicle. The garden, which principally extends to the side and rear of the property, comprises a sloping lawn interspersed with flower and shrub beds, and a covered storage area immediately to the rear of the cottage.
DIRECTIONS: Travelling on the B3081 from Sixpenny Handley, proceed through Tollard Royal, passing the village pond on the right and the war memorial on the left. Continue past the Rushmore Estate parking lay-by and the former Methodist chapel on the right. Anston Cottage can then be found on the left hand side.
COUNCIL TAX: Band D
EPC RATING: Band E