2 bedroom town house for saleLane-Fox Terrace, Penny Street, Sturminster Newton
Guide Price £269,950
- Grade II Listed Home
- Flexible Living Accommodation
- Chic and Contemporary
- Desirable Town Location
- No Onward Chain
- Energy Rating Exempt
Full descriptionA stylish Grade II listed townhouse situated in one of the most sought after areas of Sturminster Newton and within the conservation area, walking distance of the town centre shops and with some beautiful countryside walks on the doorstep. We believe that the property dates to around 1800 and may possibly have been part of a school house - although this cannot be corroborated (source - listed buildings register). It has recently been re-modelled and refurbished to transform it into an individual chic and contemporary home offering flexible living arrangements over three floors. The property boasts many character features, such as, stone mullions with leaded light windows, sash windows, some deep window sills and exposed floor boards. This charming property would make an ideal bolt hole as a weekend retreat, as a lock up and leave with its easy maintenance garden or equally for someone looking for a sole residence with that special something!
The ground floor accommodation consists of good sized light and welcoming reception hall, double sized bedroom or sitting room and a smart bathroom with utility cupboard. On the first floor the landing has double doors into a large triple aspect room currently used as a combined kitchen and dining room, however there is sufficient space for a sitting area too. This room also boasts a fireplace with burner and door opening to a balcony with steps leading down into the courtyard. On the top floor there is another double sized bedroom with fitted wardrobes and an en-suite shower room. Outside there is a paved enclosed courtyard which opens to the tarmacadam parking bay where there is a log store, bin store and timber storage shed. Viewing is an absolute must to truly appreciate this home with a difference.
Energy Efficiency Rating Exempt
Council Tax Band D
Ground Floor -
Reception Hall - A part glazed timber door with matching window and panel to one side opens into a light and welcoming reception area. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Traditional style radiator. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboard under. Oak flooring. Solid timber door opens into:-
Bedroom Two - 5.21m'' x 3.40m'' (17'1'' x 11'2'') - Narrows to 2.39m (7'10'') - Currently used as the sitting room. Enjoying a triple aspect - window with stone mullion and leaded light glass to the front aspect, sash window to the side and cottage style window with deep sill to the rear. Wall lights. Two traditional style radiators. Power and telephone points. Television connection. Oak flooring with matching skirting boards. White panelled door to the:-
En-Suite Bathroom - Frosted glazed window with deep sill to the rear elevation. Ceiling light. Fitted with a modern suite consisting of pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC with economy flush facility and bath with panelled side and mixer tap with telephone style shower attachment. Part tiled walls. Chrome heated towel rail. Cupboard fitted with slatted shelves and space and plumbing for a washing machine. Tiled floor.
First Floor -
Landing - Stairs rise and return onto the landing with large stone mullioned window with leaded light glass and deep sill. Ceiling light. Radiator. Exposed painted floor boards. Stairs rising to the second floor. Double glass doors with full height window to one side opens into the:-
Kitchen/Dining And Sitting Room - 5.21m'' x 3.66m (17'1'' x 12') - Approximate measurements - Currently used the kitchen and dining room. Dining Area - window with stone mullions, leaded light glass and deep sill to the front aspect plus sash window to the side elevation. Ceiling lights. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Exposed painted floor boards. Opens into the:-
Kitchen Area - Pane glass door to the balcony and full height window to the side overlooking the courtyard. Inset spot lights. Smoke detector. Fitted with a range of kitchen units consisting of drawer units, open shelves for baskets and wall shelves. Solid wood work surfaces with matching upstand. Double Butler style sink with swan neck mixer tap and storage under. Space and plumbing for a slimline dishwasher. Space for under counter fridge. Space for slot in cooker. Fireplace with wood burner. Exposed painted floor boards.
Second Floor -
Bedroom One - 5.21m'' x 3.02m'' (17'1'' x 9'11'') - Maximum measurements - Enjoying a dual aspect with two sash windows to the side and low level stone mullion window with leaded light glass. Ceiling lights. Access to the loft space. Two radiators. Power points. Built in cupboard with hanging rail and shelf. A range of fitted wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves with storage on top. Exposed painted floor boards. Door to the:-
En-Suite Shower Room - Skylight to the rear elevation. Shelf. Inset spot lights. Extractor fan. Combined traditional style radiator and heated towel rail. Square shaped pedestal wash hand basin with work surfaces to either side and some tiled splash back. Low level WC. Large walk in shower with choice of heads.
Courtyard - The property is approached from the paved pavement up a few shallow steps to a paved frontage enclosed by wrought iron railings. The rear courtyard is paved and enclosed with a parking space attached. There is also a log store and timber garden shed with a bin store under the rear steps.
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