Rotten Row, Dorchester-on-Thames | £850,000


A charming Grade II listed cottage dating from c.1781 with later additions: featuring an idyllic setting within view of the abbey in the conservation area of this beautiful village, it has 4 bedrooms and 3 reception rooms. Replete with period detail it has been lovingly restored and extended to create a delightful family home. The front gate opens into a private and established walled garden with an oak framed barn and tree house.

A charming Grade II listed cottage dating from c.1781 with later additions: featuring an idyllic setting within view of the abbey in the conservation area of this beautiful village, it has 4 bedrooms and 3 reception rooms. Replete with period detail it has been lovingly restored and extended to create a delightful family home. The front gate opens into a private and established walled garden with an oak framed barn and tree house.

  • Beautifully presented Grade II listed cottage
  • Village centre location
  • Bathroom and shower room
  • 3 reception rooms, 4 bedrooms
  • Brick fireplaces with fitted log stoves
  • Private walled garden, oak barn
  • Kitchen/breakfast room with adjacent utility

Accommodation

The property is double glazed with gas central heating to radiators.

Entrance Hall: Panelled dado, wood floor, radiator and staircase.

Sitting Room: 11’ x 11’ Sash window to the front, brick fireplace with a wooden mantle and quarry tile hearth, fitted ‘Clearview’ log stove, cupboards and shelving flank the chimneybreast, radiator. 

Family Room: 19’6 x 9’10 Sash windows front and side with fitted shutters, brick fireplace with a brick hearth, wooden mantle and ‘Clearview’ log stove, adjacent cupboard and shelving, central oak framed open way, radiator and fitted corner cupboard.

Snug: 14’ x 7’10 Panelled dado, under stair storage and radiator.

Kitchen/ Breakfast Room: 15’ x 15’ (maximum) Window to the side a part glazed door opening out to the porch and gardens beyond, range of storage units with wood worktops and white sink unit, Rangemaster cooker, quarry tile floor, radiator, secondary stair case with cupboard under, down lighters and appliance spaces, feature glass covered well with spot-lighting.

Utility/ Store: 10’1 x 4’3 Window, wood worktops, shelving, quarry tiled floor, appliance space and gas boiler, water softener.

Dining Room: 12’9 x 11’5 Oak framed and glazed on three sizes, vaulted 11’6 ceiling with two Velux windows, twin doors open to the terrace, exposed brick and stonework: radiator.

Cloakroom: White 2-piece suite including high level WC, radiator, quarry tile floor and down lighters, window. 

Stairs to landing, window to the rear. 

Bedroom 1: 11’5 x 11’2 Window to the front, radiator, wardrobes: (door to the side of the chimneybreast connects via to bedroom 2).

Bedroom 3: 11’10 x 8’8 (excluding the doorway) Window out to the garden, radiator: cupboards. 

Bedroom 4: 9’6 x 9’2 (measurements taken at floor level) Scaled ceiling (with partially restricted head height) window to the side, cupboard and radiator.

Bathroom: White 3-piece white suite, wood floor, window with shutters, radiator, electric towel rail, airing cupboard.

Secondary staircase from kitchen rises to:

Bedroom 2: 10’ x 9’10 Double glazed windows to front and side, radiator, passage-way link to bedroom 1.

En Suite Shower Room: White 3-piece suite, chrome radiator and down lighters.

Outside 

A gate from Rotten Row opens into its hidden garden with a pathway to the front door, the gardens extend across the front and to the side predominantly set to a beautifully maintained lawn with established plants and shrubs. There is a stone terrace with a path and steps down to the barn with a retaining wall and a further area of lawn to the far side which is enclosed by stone walling and timber fencing.

Oak Barn: 16’ x 10’9 Windows to front and side, light/power and a paved floor. Mezzanine storage. Covered log store to one side and across the rear.

Oak Garden Shed: Light and power.

Tree House: Set in one corner with steps up and is made of cedar shingles with delightful views across the garden.

Floorplan for Rotten Row, Dorchester-on-Thames