St. John Way, Dorchester

5 Bed House - Link Detached


Key Points

Reception Rooms

Price guide £800,000

Property Overview

This outstanding, four double bedroom, link-detached property offers a highly sought after location, situated in a no-through road with uninterrupted views of The Great Field. The family home boasts a wealth of accommodation including a sitting room, an open-plan kitchen/dining/sitting room, conservatory, family bathroom, ground floor WC and en-suite facilities. Externally, there is a low maintenance rear garden, double garage with studio apartment, en-suite and kitchenette above. EPC rating C.

Property Description


Poundbury is in the County Town of Dorchester and is King Charles III’s vision of the development of new communities in the 21st century. It is designed as a sustainable development where it is possible to meet a higher proportion of daily needs on foot, rather than relying on a car. Within walking distance to the property there is 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, vet, garden centre and the highly regarded Damers First School. The Great Field is a short walk away and offers a wonderful open space. A Monart luxury spa is situated within the Royal Pavilion, Queen Mother Square and the Dorset County Hospital is also nearby. Additionally, there is an electric bus into Dorchester every 30 minutes, with a bus stop across from the property and two train stations close by.

Key Features

Entrance to this home leads to the hallway offering a ground floor WC, a useful storage cupboard to the right and stairs to the first floor.

The stylish and modern open-plan kitchen/living area with brush lined premium oak flooring throughout, is fitted with a range of wall and base level units with marble worksurfaces over and central island. Appliances include a fridge-freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and rangemaster. The room is finished with inset lighting and fitted shutters.

Brush lined premium oak flooring continues into the generous sitting room and features a central wood burner. French doors follow through to the conservatory,

The stunning bespoke Richmond Oak Conservatory is finished to an extremely high standard and is accessed via both the kitchen and sitting room. The room has Karndean flooring with individually controlled, underfloor heating. A set of French doors provide access to the rear garden.

Both first floor bedrooms benefit from impressive dimensions, fitted wardrobes and luxurious en-suite facilities. The ensuite to bedroom one is fully tiled and offers a shower, dual basins and WC. The ensuite to bedroom two is furnished with a bath with shower over, wash hand basin and WC.

A further set of stairs rise to the second floor where bedrooms three and four, and the family bathroom, are situated. Both bedrooms are double in size and offer a dual aspect. Both front aspects enjoys views over The Great Field.

The tastefully fitted, family bathroom has tiled flooring and partly-tiled walls and is fitted with a modern suite consisting of a panel enclosed bath with shower attachment over, WC, wash hand basin and fitted storage.

Externally, there is a low maintenance garden, with side gated access, which is landscaped to create a Mediterranean feel. A spiral staircase leads to the studio apartment, above the double garage, with an en-suite shower room and kitchenette, creating additional living accommodation or home office. The garden also has a rain harvest system that feeds water into the WCs and washing machines.

Agents Notes

There is an annual Manco charge with charges varying between £210 and £300 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

Council tax band is G.


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