The Old Manor is one of only a few William and Mary era country houses in Dorset. With origins in the 16th century and altered in c1690 the house is of great architectural interest and has high ceilings and fine period detail.
The Old Manor is a Grade II* Listed country house of striking proportions.
The driveway leads from impressive entrance gates to the front of the house where you enter the reception hall with 17th century wood panelling and a splendid oak staircase leading to the first floor galleried landing.
The ground floor comprises the drawing room, sitting room, garden room currently used as a gymnasium, utility room and cellars.
Upstairs the accommodation comprises a master bedroom suite and 4 further bedroom suites. In the western end of the house is a superb self-contained wing arranged over two floors with 2 bedrooms.
There is garaging for 5 cars.
The gardens are immaculately presented with formal lawns and herbaceous borders, fine topiary yew hedges, fruit trees, rose garden, greenhouse and separate paddock.
In all about 9 acres.
Dorchester 5 miles
Weymouth 13 miles
Sherborne 18 miles
Bournemouth Airport 22 miles
London 120 miles
(All mileages and times approximate)
Local authority information
West Dorset District Council
Property for sale - Puddletown, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2