Cruxton Cottages, Cruxton, Dorchester, Dorset DT2


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A most attractive 4/5 bedroom, Grade ll listed cottage with attached annexe in a stunning setting. Just under 1.7 acres (0.68 ha)

1 & 2 Cruxton Cottages, known as Cruxton Cottages, are particularly attractive Grade ll listed cottages, situated in a stunning setting. Originally a pair of cottages, they were re-arranged in 2008 and now provide comfortable accommodation with many period features. The principal cottage now has two reception rooms, 'farmhouse' kitchen/dining room with 2 oven Aga, utility/cloakroom, 4 bedrooms and two bathrooms.

The useful annexe (No 2) has a living room, bedroom and bathroom. Outside there is a games room and adjacent garage/workshop with carports. The glorious garden has been designed to be low maintenance and provides a private and colourful setting.

A five bar gate opens to the parking area with a short track leading up to further parking and the Garage/Carports. A pedestrian gate with post and rail fencing either side leads from the parking area to a path to the cottage. A further gate just before the gateway opens onto a paved path which leads up this pretty garden, past a well (covered) and to paved terracing along the south elevation. This front garden is principally lawned and with some colourful flower beds. To the western side of the annexe is a paved sitting area. The principal garden is to the north of the cottage. French doors off the kitchen/dining room open to paving and adjacent paved terrace with pergola, idea for 'al fresco' dining and thence lawn with some borders and hedging to the east and a grassed bank and stone

steps in a yew hedge to the west, to the upper garden area. At the end of the main lawn is an arbour and delightful ornamental pond. Beyond is further lawn and variety of trees. Within the upper garden are trees and a Wendy house. The garden is bounded by hedges, providing protection and privacy. Adjacent to the Garage/Carports is a most useful timber under tile Games Room. Close by are some fruit trees, including apple, pear, plum and crab apple. Soft fruit cage. Greenhouse.

Compost bins.

Maiden Newton 3/4 mile Dorchester 9 miles (London Waterloo 2 1/2 hours) Beaminster 10 1/2 miles Bridport 12 1/2 miles The Coast/West Bay 14 miles

(Distances and time approximate)

Sitting Room Family Room Kitchen/Dining Room Utility/Cloakroom 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Annexe: Living Room Bedroom Bathroom

Garage and Carports Games Room Greenhouse Garden

Just under 1.7 acres (0.68 ha)

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