Challacombe Street, Poundbury, Dorchester

4 Bed House - Semi-Detached

Key Points

Reception Rooms


Property Overview

This impressive four bedroom semi detached town house is ideally situated within the sought after development of Poundbury in close proximity to the prestigious area of Woodlands Crescent. The property boasts light and spacious accommodation that is well presented throughout comprising two reception rooms, a well appointed kitchen/breakfast room with separate utility room, a tastefully fitted family bathroom, Jack and Jill en-suite facilities to the principal bedroom and a ground floor cloakroom. In addition to its favourable size and location, the property benefits from an enclosed garden to the rear that enjoys a southerly facing aspect, a single garage and further off road parking. EPC rating C.
Property Description


Poundbury is an urban development of the County Town of Dorchester and is King Charles III vision of the development of new communities in the 21st century. It is designed to be a sustainable development where it is possible to meet a higher proportion of daily needs on foot, rather than relying upon a car. Within walking distance to the property there are a plethora of amenities including Waitrose, The Duchess of Cornwall Hotel and Restaurant and an ever-growing range of bistros, coffee shops, beauty salons, shops, hairdressers, dentists, medical centre and garden centre. A Monart luxury spa is open in the Royal Pavilion, Queen Mother Square and the Dorset County Hospital is also a short walk away.

Key Features

The kitchen/breakfast room enjoys a social ambience and lends itself perfectly to modern living, fitted with a selection of integral appliances and a comprehensive range of modern wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with work surface over. A separate utility room provides additional work surface and a further sink unit.

French doors lead through to a generous dining room that provides the ideal space for family dining or entertaining. The room enjoys tasteful décor and receives plentiful natural light gained via a double glazed window that enjoys front facing aspect.

The principal sitting room, situated on the first floor, has generous dimensions and a dual facing aspect. The room is finished in neutral décor and features an attractive central fireplace that houses a gas coal effect fire.

Also situated on the first floor is a bedroom and the family bathroom, fully tiled and tastefully fitted with a suite comprising a low level wc, a pedestal wash hand basin and a panel enclosed bath with shower attachment over.

Stairs rise to the second floor where there are three bedrooms together with a Jack and Jill shower room that provides the principal bedroom with en-suite facilities. The second bedroom is well appointed and there are distant views to Maiden Castle from floors two and three.

Externally the property boasts an attractive enclosed garden to the rear that houses a wide variety of mature trees, plants and shrubs. The garden is laid predominately to lawn with an area of patio abutting the property that provides the ideal space for alfresco dining. There is a single garage with power and light and further off-road parking. The front garden offers a gravelled space for pots.

Room Dimensions

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

3.76m x 3.30m (12'04" x 10'10")

Dining Room

3.76m x 3.23m (12'04" x 10'07")

Sitting Room

6.68m x 3.76m (21'11" x 12'04")

Bedroom One

3.76m x 3.63m (12'04" x 11'11")

Bedroom Two

3.76m x 3.00m (12'04" x 9'10")

Bedroom Three

3.02m x 2.24m (9'11" x 7'04")

Bedroom Four

3.05m x 2.24m (10'0" x 7'04")

Agents Notes

There is an annual Manco charge, with charges varying between £168 and £225 dependent upon location.


Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating.

Local Authorities

Dorset Council,
County Hall
Colliton Park

Tel: 01305 211970

We are advised that the council tax band is E


Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:
Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers
Tel: 01305 340860