Todber, Sturminster Newton
Property SummaryA characterful and utterly charming 18th Century Cottage located in the picturesque hamlet of Todber.
Todber is a small hamlet between the towns of Sturminster Newton and Shaftesbury and nestles in glorious Dorset countryside.
The nearby village of Marnhull is a highly sought after “typically English” north Dorset village located in the heart of the Blackmore Vale. It offers some of the finest views of undulating countryside and an abundance of walks as well as excellent amenities, travel links and schools. The village itself includes a Post Office, local store, chemist, newsagent, hair dresser, garage, two well-thought of pubs, Doctor’s Surgery, Churches, Schools and a very active recreation ground and building offering interesting clubs and local activities.
The old market town of Sturminster Newton is located just 3 miles away with its mix of useful and pleasant stores and to the north the town of Gillingham offers Waitrose and other superstores as well as a mainline railway Exeter/London line takes two hours direct to Waterloo.
Gannetts Cottage, constructed of local stone dating back to approximately 1756 has come to the market for the first time in 20 years.
Offering a surprising amount of accommodation both internally and externally this characterful cottage brings all elements of charm and period features that warms your heart.
Internally, the cottage comprises of an entrance hall, sitting room with feature fire place, kitchen, dining room, three brilliant sized bedrooms including spacious master, bathroom and good levels of storage throughout.
To the front of the cottage is off road gravelled parking for several vehicles and a meandering pathway leads to the front door.
The gardens lie to the front and side of the house and include several areas of established lawns, attractive planting beds, vibrant and colourful mature shrubbery as well as a specimen trees that provide privacy.
In additional is a thriving vegetable patch, herbaceous archway, a good sized shed and a stunning sun terrace that provides a simply perfect spot to sit out and enjoy the seasons as well as entertain/dine alfresco.
The cottage also offers a brilliant outbuilding that is currently used as a garden room and an additioanl office space.
Gannetts Cottage is connected to mains water and electricity. Private drainage is also present.
Dorset Council, Band C.
Strictly by appointment, only with Boatwrights.
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