Mulberry Cottage, Gold Hill, Child Okeford, Blandford Forum, Dorset


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  • Bedrooms: 4
A charming modern detached family house in this much sought after picture postcard Dorset village offered with no onward chain.

• Detached Modern House

Four to Five Double Bedrooms

Three Bath/Shower Rooms (2 En-suite)

Large Kitchen/Dining Area

Flexible Living Accommodation

Dual Aspect Living Room

Utility, Office and Family Room

Conservatory overlooking South Facing Gardens

Double Garage

Storage Sheds and Greenhouse

Village Location with Facilities


Mulberry Cottage is an attractive, modern family house with a brick and flint stone façade approached down a gravelled drive just off Gold Hill.


A covered porch with front door leads into a large entrance hall. The main living room has double doors overlooking the gardens to rear and a fabulous brick inglenook fireplace containing a gas log burner style gas real flame stove on a brick hearth. There is a separate family room, office, cloakroom and a large kitchen/dining area with utility room just off. Double doors lead from the kitchen onto the conservatory to rear. Upstairs there are four generous double bedrooms with two ensuite bath/shower rooms and a separate family bathroom.

Within two of the rooms are large walk-in storage cupboards as well as a range of wardrobes. All windows and doors are modern UPVC double glazed throughout.


The gravelled drive leads to the front and side of the house with access to the south facing rear garden and double garage. The garage has light power and a remote controlled up and over door as well as a side door. The gardens are mainly laid to lawn with a generous variety of plant shrub and tree borders with gravelled pathways. There are two further storage sheds and a greenhouse.


Child Okeford is an extremely popular and has a thriving village community; it has a post office, village stores, two pubs (Bakers Arms & the Saxon), primary school, village hall, organic farm shop and doctor's surgery. It is situated well away from main roads yet easily accessible to the nearby towns of Blandford, Sturminster Newton, Sherborne and Shaftesbury. It is one of the prettiest villages in Dorset much of it designated a Conservation Area.

The A303 is approximately 16 miles to the north. Main line station at Gillingham and Salisbury. Regional airports at Bournemouth, Bristol and Southampton.

The area is well known for its exceptional independent schools; these include Bryanston, Clayesmore, St Mary's Shaftesbury Port Regis, Hanford and Knighton House State schools in Blandford and Wimborne. Excellent Primary school in the village.

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