Little Woolgarston
261.99 sq m
Guide price £1,450,000(42.837.361.923 ₫)

WoolgarstonCorfe Castle, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5JE

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in November 2019
  • Superb elevated position overlooking the surrounding Purbeck countryside
  • Light and spacious family accommodation
  • Detached self contained one bedroom annexe
  • Double garage and outbuildings
  • South facing terrace and lovely gardens

Delightful country house in an attractive rural location offering far reaching views over the surrounding Purbeck countryside.

About this property

  • Little Woolgarston House has colour washed elevations under a tiled roof and is believed to have been built in 1939. The property occupies a superb elevated position offering southerly views looking over the surrounding Purbeck countryside which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There is light and spacious accommodation which includes three reception rooms, study, kitchen/breakfast room with four oven Aga, ground floor cloakroom, master bedroom with dressing room and en suite bathroom, three further bedrooms, family bathroom, double glazing both primary and secondary, original leaded light windows to the north elevation as well as oil fired central heating. Features include Purbeck marble fireplace and oak flooring in drawing room, limed oak flooring in dining room, tiled floor in entrance hall, kitchen/breakfast room, lobby, laundry room, utility room, study and cloakroom. Also Canadian maple flooring to the upstairs landing, master bedroom and dressing room and tiled floors to upstairs bathrooms. Rooms on the front elevation provide splendid views over the gardens towards the countryside beyond. There is a double garage with electric doors, further garage/outbuildings and the gardens which surround the property are predominantly laid to lawn with a variety of trees and shrubs and also include a detached self contained one bedroom annexe.

    Little Woolgarston House is set in attractive grounds of approximately one acre which surround the property and are predominantly laid to lawn with flower and shrub borders as well as a variety of mature trees. There is also a paved south facing terrace with steps leading down to the garden. Summerhouse, greenhouse, timber garden shed, five bar gate and drive leading to detached double garage with two electric doors. At the end of the garden there is a separate detached single garage and a further two garages and wood store. Adjacent to these buildings is the Self Contained Annexe with sitting room, kitchenette and shower room.

    Photographs taken June 2014.

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A Purbeck gem

Ashley RawlingsProperty agent

Local information

  • Little Woolgarston House occupies a splendid rural position close to the village of Corfe Castle which has a variety of amenities including shops, public houses, the renowned National Trust administered Corfe Castle ruins and a Heritage Steam Railway which runs between Norden and Swanage.
  • The nearby towns of Wareham and Swanage provide a good variety of shopping, educational and recreational facilities.
  • Sporting facilities in the area include golf at Wareham and Studland and water sports can be enjoyed along the coast at Studland Beach and Swanage as well as other notable beauty spots such as Lulworth Cove and Chapmans Pool.
  • Communications in the area include a mainline railway station at Wareham with a regular service between Weymouth and London Waterloo and the A31 can be joined to the north at Bere Regis.

Additional information

  • Directions: Proceed out of Wareham along the A351. When you reach the village of Corfe Castle take the second turning on your left hand side. Continue along this road under the railway bridge and after approximately one mile turn right and you will find Little Woolgarston House immediately on your left hand side.
  • EPC Rating = E