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4 bedroom house for sale

Milborne Port Road, Charlton Horethorne, Sherborne, Somerset, DT9

Sold STC £550,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Study
  • Utility Room
  • Dressing Room
  • En-Suite
  • Bathroom
  • Garage

Full description

A handsome detached four bedroom village house with glorious gardens and double garage.

EPC Band D

The Shearings is an individual house built in the early 1980's with warm reconstitued stone elevations under a tiled roof. The property occupies a pleasant position sitting in lovely gardens only a short walk to the village centre and is being offered to the market for the first time in 25 years.

The property offers particularly well proportioned accommodation enhanced by charming stone mullion windows adding character and a sense of elegance. The accommodation is arranged around a central hallway laid to wood block flooring with to one side a wonderful triple aspect sitting room which runs the length of the house with a focal fireplace with coal effect electric fire to its centre and a glazed door leading out onto a paved terrace. The dining room lies to the rear of the property with views over the gardens and flows through to the kitchen, which is equipped with a range of wall and floor cupboards and has space for an everyday dining table. There is an oil fired Aga, space for an additional cooker, fridge/freezer and dishwasher and a very useful larder. Beside the kitchen the utility/dog and boot room has space and plumbing for a washing machine, Belfast sink, houses the oil fired boiler and water softener and provides further space for appliances a table and storage. From here there is access to the front and rear of the property, as well as the double garage. The study is situated to the right hand side of the hallway with an attractive fireplace. This room is a flexible space which could be used in a number of ways. Besides the study there is a cloakroom. Upstairs the landing is spacious with four double bedrooms each having a different aspect. The principal bedroom suite has a great dressing area with wardrobes, with to one end, a double aspect bedroom enjoying views towards countryside with built-in double wardrobes and to the other end an en-suite shower room. The three remaining bedrooms all have built-in wardrobes and are served by a family bathroom. The house is in good working order throughout and has oil fired central heating.

The Shearings is located in the village of Charlton Horethorne, a particularly popular attractive sought after village with a classic village green to its centre, a country house pub, a primary school, a church and a village shop. Sherborne lies a short drive away providing with the local regional centre of Yeovil a comprehensive range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area with many walks to be had from the village itself while the region is well known for both its public and privately funded schooling. Communication links are good with a main line station at Sherborne linking directly with London Waterloo while road links are along the A303 joined at Wincanton

The front boundary of the property is enclosed by mixed hedging either side of a driveway laid to tarmac and gravel providing parking for several vehicles and giving access to the double garage with two up and over doors one of which is electric and is equipped with light, power and a tap. Beside the garaging a door leads though to the utility area and garden beyond. To the left hand side of the driveway a stone wall encloses the gardens to the front with steps leading up to an open porch. The front garden has lawn and is shaped with well stocked borders and tree planting, with a stepping stone pathway leading around to the side terrace and onto the beautiful rear garden which is a major feature of the property and is for the most part laid to lawn punctuated by areas of mature herbaceous, shrub and tree planting. To one side of the garden there is an attractive summer house whilst to the other side there are two sheds and a kitchen garden to one corner. The garden is enclosed by a mixture of timber fencing, post & wire and hedging. double garage with two up and over doors one of which is electric and is equipped with light, power and a tap. Beside the garaging a door leads though to the utility area and garden beyond. To the left hand side of the driveway a stone wall encloses the gardens to the front with steps leading up to an open porch. The front garden has lawn and is shaped with well stocked borders and tree planting, with a stepping stone pathway leading around to the side terrace and onto the beautiful rear garden which is a major feature of the property and is for the most part laid to lawn punctuated by areas of mature herbaceous, shrub and tree planting. To one side of the garden there is an attractive summer house whilst to the other side there are two sheds and a kitchen garden to one corner. The garden is enclosed by a mixture of timber fencing, post & wire and hedging.


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09 November 2016

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