Roman Road, Osmington, Weymouth, Dorset DT3


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  • Bedrooms: 5
A stunning and extremely energy efficient modern family home situated within an enviable location on the fringes of this highly sought-after village, close to the Jurassic Coast. The property offers substantial, flexible accommodation with income potential from the two holiday properties included in the sale. Designed by the present owners with attractive brick, rendered and oak-clad elevations under a slate roof. The well-proportioned and well-appointed accommodation is arranged over three floors.

Ideal for modern family living, working from home and entertaining, the house features three spacious reception rooms and a highly impressive kitchen overlooking and opening onto a large paved sun terrace. There are four en-suite double bedrooms on the first floor, two of which have dressing rooms. The main suite on the second floor comprises of a bedroom, luxury bathroom, dressing room and a stunning balcony commanding impressive views over the village and surrounding countryside. Designed to be highly energy efficient with solar panels feeding the main house and holiday lets, making the property economical to run and generating a return from a feed-in tariff.

On the ground floor the accommodation has engineered oak and natural limestone flooring with individually controlled under floor heating zones with spacious reception hall, oak internal doors and staircase, cloakroom and boot room. The family room has a feature fireplace with multi fuel stove and door to sitting room with multi fuel stove including a back boiler for supplementary hot water. Patio doors open out onto the sun terrace. The dining room has bi-fold doors opening into a large, stunning kitchen being the hub of the house and extensively fitted with a contemporary range of wall and floor cupboards with oak work surfaces, built-in steam oven, slide and hide oven, induction hob, two ceramic sinks and boiling tap. There is an integrated dishwasher and built-in wine cooler. French doors open out to the rear sun terrace together with door to utility room and shower room.

The first floor has engineered oak floors with underfloor heating throughout with a spacious landing with walk-in linen cupboard and oak staircase to the second floor. There are two bedroom suites with dressing rooms and en-suite bath/shower rooms with the two further bedrooms having en-suites and built in wardrobes. All bath/shower rooms are well fitted with contemporary fittings and travertine tiling. The second floor is entirely for the principle bedroom suite. From the bedroom, doors open to a covered terrace enjoying stunning, far reaching rural views over Osmington, The White Horse and valley beyond. Off the landing is a dressing room and bathroom/shower room.

Outside, the property is approached off the old Roman Road with gravelled driveway leading to a large parking area and Quadruple Garage comprising a double garage with twin timber doors and open fronted double bay. The front gardens are lawned with further parking area to the side.

At the rear is a large Indian sandstone paved terrace immediately adjoining the house enjoying a southerly aspect. There is a wood-fired pizza oven and garden tap. Steps lead down to a large lawned garden and further steps lead to a lower timber decking and gravelled area. The two self-contained holiday lets comprise of a one bedroom Coach House, with private decked area, and a detached three bedroom lodge with private patio and substantial garden.

Agents Note

Planning consent has been granted for a single storey oak framed extension. (Please go to dorsetforyou and search under planning applications).

Osmington is a highly desirable village situated close to the World Heritage Jurassic coastline. The village itself has a Norman church and farm shop. A mini supermarket, post office, general store, three public houses, takeaway, restaurant, and primary school can be found very close by in Preston. Nearby is the old smuggling hamlet of Osmington Mills with access onto the coastal path and well regarded thatched public house. Within 4 miles is Weymouth, with its sandy beaches and inner harbour, and the neighbouring isle of Portland.

The county town of Dorchester is within approximately eight miles of Osmington. Both Weymouth and Dorchester provide a wide range of shopping and leisure pursuits and main line rail links to both London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads.

There is excellent walking and riding in the immediate vicinity with a network of bridle and footpaths over the surrounding rolling countryside and along the stunning coastline

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