NO EXPENSE has been spared in the high-quality refurbishment of Tremore Cottage, in Shorwell.

This is an impressive and extremely well-presented family home, which comes with the added bonus of a self-contained one-bedroom annexe.

Hidden from view behind The Rectory and standing in good sized gardens, this appealing home basks in a glorious south-facing aspect.

The secluded gardens feature a wealth of mature trees, rose borders and ornamental shrubs.

A meandering pathway leads you upwards, through a natural banked area, to a small orchard where there is a gateway giving direct access to a public footpath through open countryside.

At the rear of the property is a lawned area and small paved patio.

Also outside are a concrete-built store, timber shed and greenhouse.

The present owners have taken great care to improve Tremore Cottage and this is evident as soon as you walk into the impressive entrance hall.

Here there is a truly elegant oak and glass balustrade staircase, and a galleried landing.

Downstairs offers plenty of living space for a family, including a light and airy sitting room, with an attractive fireplace.

The separate dining room leads to the conservatory, with a practical tiled floor and French doors to the wonderful gardens.

The fabulous kitchen comprises of a range of newly fitted units with floor and wall cupboards, stainless steel inset sink with waste disposal and ample worktop space.

Bosch brand ovens, a microwave, hob and cooker hood are included, plus there is an integrated washing machine, two fridges, a freezer and dishwasher. There is also space for a tumble dryer.

A cloakroom and the self-contained annexe are also on this level, with the annexe featuring an open-plan living room/kitchen.

The bedroom is a double room with an en-suite wet room, where there is a large shower area, pedestal washbasin and WC.

Upstairs, bedroom one is a spacious twin-aspect room overlooking the garden, with an en-suite comprising of a large walk-in cubicle with built-in deluge shower, pedestal wash basin, WC and bidet.

Bedroom two is another generous double, which overlooks the front garden.

The third bedroom is currently used as a study.

There is a family bathroom, comprising of a panelled bath with built-in shower over, pedestal wash basin and WC.

Tremore Cottage is situated in the heart of this popular village, just a short stroll from the historic church, village store and pub.

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