Skip to main content Skip to footer

4 bed detached house for sale

£460,000 Guide price

Piddletrenthide, Dorchester DT2

4 1 2
Interested in this property? Call +44 121 721 9601 * or

* Calls to this number will be recorded for quality, compliance and training purposes.

Property features

  • Detached House
  • Four Bedrooms
  • Master With Ensuite
  • Countryside Views
  • Large Plot With Space For Garage Or Car Port
  • Contemporary Family Home
  • High Exacting Standards
  • Large Garden & Parking For Up To Four Cars
  • Outbuilding
  • Must Be Viewed!

Property description

An exceptional four bedroom period family home that has been recently extended and beautifully renovated. Simply must be viewed! The modern interior has been lovingly finished to high exacting standards, using high quality materials throughout, including bespoke fitted furniture. Great attention has been paid to modern comforts with under floor heating, new electrics and oil central heating alongside the tasteful soft furnishings and decoration.

The property is set on a large plot providing ample off road parking and additional land to the side. The large rear garden is mainly laid to lawn backing on to open fields. There is also a courtyard, additional patio seating area with a good size outbuilding.

Morley House is situated within the small village of Piddletrenthide located within a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, 8 miles north of Dorchester and 10 miles south of Sherborne Both have mainline railway stations to London Waterloo and the coastal resort of Weymouth is within easy access. The property is walking distance to the local shop/post office, public houses, church and primary school. Transport is provided at the top of the road to convey children to the secondary schools in Dorchester.

Entrance Hall

A welcoming spacious and bright area that features wooden flooring, bespoke fitted storage cupboard with sufficient space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble drier, and two front aspect windows, an opening to;

Hallway

Continuing wooden flooring across the groundfloor, understairs storage cupboard and restored wooden doors to Lounge, Kitchen / Dining / Entertaining Space and restored wooden to Cloakroom. Radiator, inset spotlights and restored wooden staircase to the First Floor Accommodation.

Lounge

19ft4 x 13ft2
A wonderful space to unwind by the feature wood burner with exposed brick chimney, parquet flooring and decorative ceiling lighting. Modern comforts include two radiators, ample chrome power and TV sockets.The dual aspect windows allow a good deal of light into the lounge with two front aspect windows and a side aspect window.

Kitchen/Family Room

19ft2 x 13ft11
An ideal space for entertaining with a spacious feel and French windows that open to the enclosed rear garden. The kitchen is a modern farmhouse style that features a range of wall and base mounted units incorporating built-in appliances such as tall fridge / freezer, Neff dishwasher and wine cooler. This lovely space also benefits from a island with breakfast bar and further storage cupboards. Further modern comforts include two full length radiators, underfloor heating, decorative ceiling light and ample chrome power sockets. Dual aspect windows to either side to compliment the French windows.

Cloak Room

5ft11 x 2ft9
Modern white suite comprising wash-hand basin, heated towel rail and WC. Tiled floor, side aspect window, inset spotlights and chrome light switch.

First Floor Landing

Bright and airy landing with a side aspect window, airing cupboard and access to the loft via hatch. The entire first floor accommodation has been recently carpeted and inset spotlights. Wooden doors to Master Bedroom, Bedroom Two, Three and Four and Family Bathroom.

Master Bedroom

13ft8 x 13ft
A spacious master bedroom that has been tastefully decorated and features two rear aspect windows that overlook the garden and fields beyond. Ample chrome sockets and TV points, two radiators, decorative ceiling lighting and wooden door to En-Suite.

Master En-Suite

7ft10 x 6ft
Ample proportioned with modern suite comprising large shower cubicle, wash-hand basin and WC sat in vanity unit, heated towel rail. Rear aspect window providing attractive countryside views, inset spotlights and radiator.

Bedroom Two

13ft2 x 10ft
An attractive light and airy room featuring two front aspect window providing some attractive countryside views. Wooden flooring, decorative ceiling lighting and ample chrome power sockets and TV point.

Bedroom Three

9ft7 x 9ft4
Side aspect window, inset spotlights, radiator, inset spotlights and ample chrome power sockets and TV point.

Bedroom Four

13ft x 6ft (max)
Two side aspect windows, radiator and ample chrome power sockets.

Family Bathroom

6ft7 x 6ft
A beautiful modern suite comprising panelled bath with mixer shower, wash-hand basin, heated towel rail and WC. The family bathroom also features tiled floor, inset spotlights with extractor, and front aspect window.

Outside

The property is set on a large plot providing ample off road parking and additional land to the side. The large rear garden is mainly laid to lawn backing on to open fields. There is also a courtyard and patio seating area with a good size outbuilding.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

Floor Plan View original

Market activity
Average price paid £348,735 Sales 302 Current average value £386,853 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £9,068 ▲ 2.40%

Property value data/graphs for DT2

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £496,271 £298 3.8 £460,661
Semi-detached £315,351 £287 3.1 £311,820
Terraced £266,393 £294 2.8 £254,779
Flats £200,811 £225 2.0 £182,140

Current asking prices in DT2

Average: £357,963
Avg. current asking prices in DT2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £150,000
(1)
£237,570
(27)
£309,794
(49)
£487,647
(34)
£567,990
(5)
Flats £150,000
(1)
£212,481
(8)
£237,500
(2)
- -
All £150,000
(2)
£231,836
(35)
£306,959
(51)
£487,647
(34)
£567,990
(5)

Current asking rents in DT2

Average: £943 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in DT2
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £576 pcm
(1)
£821 pcm
(2)
£966 pcm
(6)
£1,447 pcm
(2)
£1,250 pcm
(2)
Flats £403 pcm
(1)
£789 pcm
(4)
- - -
All £490 pcm
(2)
£800 pcm
(6)
£966 pcm
(6)
£1,448 pcm
(2)
£1,250 pcm
(2)

Fun facts for DT2

Highest value in DT2
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Fore Street £714,378
Rampisham £707,503
Abbey Street £704,791
Stinsford £688,981
Church Lane £685,088
Highest turnover in DT2
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Woodfold View 69.2%
Chestnut Road 57.6%
Walpole Court 55.6%
Meadow Vale 54.5%
Charlmont Cross 54.5%

What Zoopla users think of Piddletrenthide

Overall rating:

  • currently 4.5 stars
Very good - 92%

Ratings breakdown:

  • currently 5 stars
Community & safety
  • currently 4.5 stars
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 5 stars
Parks & recreation
  • currently 5 stars
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 4.5 stars
Schools & public services
  • currently 4 stars
Transport & travel

Rate Piddletrenthide:

Tell us what you think of this area by rating these categories.
Please note your vote will only be counted once.

Community & safety
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Entertainment & nightlife
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Parks & recreation
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Restaurants & shopping
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Schools & public services
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5
Transport & travel
  • currently 0 stars
  • 4
  • 1
  • 0
  • 3
  • 2
  • 5

Nearby transport

  • Dorchester West (5.9 miles)
  • Dorchester South (6.0 miles)
  • Maiden Newton (6.7 miles)
  • Bournemouth Airport (25.2 miles)
  • Bristol Airport (42.7 miles)
  • Exeter International Airport (43.8 miles)
  • Weymouth Ferry Terminal (13.0 miles)
  • Poole Ferry Terminal (19.5 miles)
  • Poole Quay Ferry Landing (19.8 miles)

Nearby schools

View all schools in West Dorset
  • Piddle Valley Church of England First School (0.1 miles)
  • Cerne Abbas Church of England Voluntary Controlled First School (2.9 miles)
  • Cheselbourne Village School (3.4 miles)
  • Milton Abbey School (6.0 miles)
  • The Thomas Hardye School (6.2 miles)
  • Bryanston School (11.3 miles)
  • St Mary's Church of England Middle School, Puddletown (4.6 miles)
  • Sunninghill Preparatory School (5.8 miles)
  • Dorchester Middle School (6.2 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

Local info for West Dorset

About the neighbours in DT2

AskMe Q&A for West Dorset

Ask a question

See all AskMe Q&A in West Dorset

For more information about this property, please contact
Purplebricks, Head Office, B90 on +44 121 721 9601 * (local rate)

Monthly running costs Beta

£2,103 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 46,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £1,655 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £25/mo (£298/yr)
Compare insurance deals now In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £47 Electricity £53 Estimated energy cost £100/mo

Similar properties could save up to £379

How Much Could I Save? In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 17000 kWh/year
Electricity: 4500 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

West Dorset

Estimated tax band F Council tax cost £263 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £31 Sewerage £29 Estimated water cost £60 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

Contact Purplebricks, Head Office about this property

Enter details
    Morning (8am-noon)
    Afternoon (noon-5pm)
    Evening (5pm-9pm)
  1. Characters remaining: 500

By submitting this form, you accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. When you click 'Send message''Request valuation', we will pass your personal data to the selected estate agents so that those agents can respond to your request for information or to arrange a viewing. valuation request.

Disclaimer

Property descriptions and related information displayed on this page, with the exclusion of Running Costs data, are marketing materials provided by Purplebricks, Head Office, and do not constitute property particulars. Please contact Purplebricks, Head Office for full details and further information. The Running Costs data displayed on this page are provided by Zoopla to give an indication of potential running costs based on various data sources. Zoopla does not warrant or accept any responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of the property descriptions, related information or Running Costs data provided here.

Properties on the market nearby

42 more properties like this

View all Piddletrenthide property for sale