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Greenhill, Sherborne

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SOLD AND COMPLETED IN TEN WEEKS BY ROLFE EAST SHERBORNE - AND WE HAD SEVERAL BUYERS BIDDING! IMPORTANT HISTORIC TOWN HOUSE IN PICTURESQUE CENTRAL SHERBORNE POSITION WITH LARGE GARAGE AND SOUTH FACING GARDEN! A unique opportunity to buy a fully restored, handsome, period three bedroom, three reception room cottage with utility room, situated in the centre of Sherborne Town. This historic town centre residence is situated in one of Sherborne's most picturesque street scenes. It is a very rare opportunity to own a period property in the historic centre of Sherborne with the huge benefit of a generous, private, south-facing courtyard garden and large garage. This property has been restored to full, former glory - boasting amazing original flagstones, exposed heavy beam work and plenty of natural stone. However, it has had a tasteful, eclectic twist with the additions of stunning new kitchen and period-style bathroom, gas fired radiator central heating and secondary glazing to satisfy the Grade II listing protection. This property is within a short walking distance to the mainline railway station providing a link to London Waterloo in just over two hours. It is also near Sherborne's prestigious schools and right by Cheap street - the buzzing centre of the town with its lovely 'out-culture' and selection of cafes, coffee shops, gastro-pubs, restaurants and boutiques. THIS PROPERTY IS OFFERED WITH NO ONWARD CHAIN AND VACANT POSSESSION. PLEASE CALL THE SOLE SELLING AGENTS, ROLFE EAST SHERBORNE, TO REGISTER YOUR INTEREST TODAY. BE QUICK!

Period panelled timber front door leads to

A superb Reception hallway extending to the full depth of the house with original flagstone floor, inset feature ceiling lighting and moulded, period architrave work. Stair case rises to the first floor, glazed door leads to rear garden. Period panelled door lead off the entrance hall to

RECEPTION ONE – 17'7 max in to bay x 9' max
Full height period bay window to the front overlooking attractive historic buildings. Original period sash windows with secondary glazed units, period-panelled surrounds. Period fire surround with flagstone and paved hearth, fitted period recess shelving and cupboard space. Moulded skirting boards and architraves, exposed beam work, exposed pine floorboards. TV point and telephone point. Period style radiator.

RECEPTION TWO/SITTING ROOM – 15'6 max x 12'1 max
Large, impressive period Ham Stone fireplace recess with exposed heavy beam work, flagstone hearth with antique tiles and shelved fireside recess. Multi-pane period sash windows to the front with secondary glazed units and period-panelling surrounding. Exposed beam work, period dado-rail, period moulded skirting boards and architraves, exposed timber floorboards and period-style radiator. Doors lead to storage cupboard space and latched door leads from reception room two to

Low level WC, ceramic wash basin with mixed tap over. Exposed beam work and Flagstone floor.

RECEPTION THREE – 11'2 max x 10'3 max
Large period multi-pane sash window to the rear with secondary glazing, with outlooks across rear garden and enjoying a sunny Southerly aspect. Period panelling surrounds and feature period red-brick fireplace recess with exposed Ham stone lintel and flag stone hearth. Moulded skirting boards and architrave work, exposed timber beam work, TV point and period-style radiator.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM – 13'4 max x 11'8 max
Brand new range of countryside Shaker-style kitchen units comprising solid oak Butchers Block work surface, ceramic Belfast sink with mixer tap over and range of drawers and cupboards under. Integrated dishwasher, integrated fridge and freezer and concealed tray units. Large stainless steel country range-style Cuisine Master Oven with five gas hobs, electric double oven and grill, feature glass splashback and wall mounted stainless steel cooker hood extractor fan. A range of matching wall mounted cupboards and wall mounted glazed display cabinets. Wall mounted cupboard houses a wall mounted gas fired combination boiler providing gas radiator central heating and domestic hot water. Period flagstone floor, feature ceiling lighting and exposed heavy beam work.

Feature corner alcove provides a breakfast area enjoying solid Elm panelling and exposed heavy beam work, alcove seats have storage cupboards under. Internal entrance leads back to entrance Reception hall. Multi-pane period style window to the rear overlooking rear garden and enjoying sunny southerly aspect.

Staircase rises from inner hall to first floor landing.

Stair case has new sisal flooring and period-turned ballustrading. First floor landing enjoys a nice gallery area with exposed heavy beam work, original solid elm period wall panelling, original period elm floor boards and multi pane window to rear enjoying sunny Southerly aspect. Telephone point. Panel doors lead off first floor landing to

BEDROOM ONE – 11'7 max X 12'5 max
Lovely double bedroom enjoying exposed heavy beam work. Original period Elm floorboards, cast-iron feature period fireplace with flagstone hearth, exposed Ham stone and brick surrounds with shelf above. Multi-pane period style window to the front with secondary glazing over looking handsome, historic period Sherborne town houses. TV point, period style radiator, moulded skirting boards and architraves.

BEDROOM TWO – 11'3 max X 11'6 max
A second double bedroom. Period-style multi-pane window to the front with secondary glazing overlooking pleasant Sherborne properties. Period-style radiator, exposed timber floorboards, exposed beam work, moulded skirting boards and architraves, two wall lighting points and a TV point.

FAMILY BATHROOM – 9'9 max X 15'7max
Unique family bathroom split into two separate areas. Exposed heavy beam work and original Elm wall panelling, solid oak flooring and inset feature ceiling lighting. A period style white suite comprising of pedestal washbasin, free standing ball-and-claw-foot bath with period style tap stand and hand held shower unit. Wall mounted chrome heated towel rail and radiator in a period style and inset feature ceiling lighting. Entrance leads to separate W/C area with low level W/C, period style multi pane window to the rear overlooking rear garden enjoying southerly aspect. Solid oak flooring and exposed heavy beam work. Two large alcove areas provide extensive storage with concealed lighting. Staircase with brand new Sisal flooring rises from first floor landing to

With exposed heavy beam work, inset feature ceiling lighting and mezzanine storage area. Panel door leads to

BEDROOM THREE – 24'10 max x 12'2 max (limited head height)
Measurement includes large dressing-room area with lovely chimney-breast feature. A third generous double bedroom with exposed heavy beam work, inset feature ceiling lighting, solid oak flooring and multi-pane period-style window to rear enjoying sunny southerly aspect. Moulded skirting boards and architraves, TV point and period style radiator.

The property fronts on to one of Sherborne's most familiar, historic street scenes, Green Hill. Surrounded by other attractive period properties, with the main high street, Cheap Street, only a moments walk away. Courtyard garden to the rear.

COURTYARD GARDEN – 23' max X 20' max
Enjoying a sunny southerly aspect with a good degree of privacy. The garden is laid to paving for low maintenance purposes and enclosed by timber panelling and natural Ham stone walling. A variety of shaped flower beds and borders. Outside tap and extra bin storage area and outside security lighting. Door leads to attached utility room/washhouse.

UTILITY ROOM/WASH-HOUSE – 10'8 max X 6'3 max
Multi-pane window to side, ceramic Belfast sink with mixer tap over,

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29 November 2016


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