5 bedroom house for saleLong Street, Sherborne
- LONG STREET - PRESTIGIOUS ADDRESS IN SHERBORNE!
- BEAUTIFUL DOUBLE-FRONTED PERIOD RESIDENCE
- FIVE DOUBLE BEDROOMS/FOUR RECEPTION ROOMS
- 50' PRIVATE NATURAL STONE WALLED GARDEN
- ONLY FIVE MINUTES WALK TO TOWN CENTRE
- JUST OVER TWO HOURS BY TRAIN TO LONDON WATERLOO!
Full descriptionLONG STREET - PRESTIGIOUS ADDRESS IN SHERBORNE! ONLY FIVE MINUTES WALK TO SHERBORNE TOWN CENTRE! JUST OVER 2 HOURS BY TRAIN TO LONDON WATERLOO! ELEGANT DOUBLE-FRONTED PERIOD RESIDENCE! PRETTY 50' PRIVATE NATURAL STONE WALLED GARDEN! ELEGANT CEILING HEIGHTS AND ORIGINAL FEATURES! Situated in arguably one of the best addresses in Sherborne, this stunning, double fronted, period, Grade II listed residence offers large, five double bedroom, four reception room accommodation with huge entrance reception/dining hall area, pretty garden room and centralised stair case. If you are looking for a period character home with many original features including traditional fire surrounds, elegant ceiling heights sash windows and original wood mouldings originating from the early 17th century then this is the house for you. Nestled amongst other beautiful, period homes, this house is only a very short walk to the historic town centre with its bustling markets, coffee shops, gastro-pubs, antique centres, boutiques and breath-taking Abbey and Alms houses. It is also only a short walk to the mainline railway station in the centre of Sherborne allowing travellers to be in London Waterloo in just over two hours. Sherborne is renowned for its historic architecture, being home to two castles, and its world famous private schools. This house has been finished to a very tasteful and sympathetic standard throughout and requires internal inspection to appreciate the space and character on offer. BE QUICK!
Period panelled front door leads to
ENTRANCE RECEPTION AREA/DINING HALL: 28'7 max x 12'4 max
A substantial entrance reception hall with useful dining area enjoying an attractive, period, centralised staircase rising to the first floor. Two radiators, moulded skirting boards and architraves, panelled doors and period wood panelling, double panelled doors lead to large hall cloaks cupboard with storage above, second panelled door leads to further storage cupboard with slatted shelving, panelled door leads to under stairs cupboard space, period panelled doors lead off the entrance reception hall to
MAIN RECEPTION ROOM: 29'7 max x 9'1 max
A beautifully presented, dual aspect main reception room split in to two principal areas with entrance linking.
Period ceiling heights, moulded picture rail, moulded skirting boards and architraves, feature bay window with period style sash window to the front enjoying a sunny southerly aspect, fitted period panelled shutters, radiator, open fire place with pretty moulded period fire surrounds and hearth, fireside recess shelving, entrance leads from living room area to
Moulded picture rail, two radiators, moulded skirting boards and architraves, features fireplace recess, fireside recess shelving, door leads back to entrance hall, glazed period multi-pane double doors leads to conservatory/garden room.
CONSERVATORY/GARDEN ROOM: 13'4 x 6'7
This beautiful garden room enjoys various windows overlooking the pretty walled rear garden. Glazed doors lead to entrance hall and inner hall. Glazed door leads to rear garden. Two wall lighting points, quarry tiled floor.
Period panelled door leads form the entrance reception hall to
RECEPTION ROOM THREE/SNUG: 15'5 max x 8'9 max
A cosy reception room at the front of the property enjoying a period feature bay window with sash window and a sunny southerly aspect, fitted panelled shutters, radiator, moulded picture rail, moulded skirting boards and architraves, feature period fireplace, surrounds and hearth, fitted fireside recess shelving.
Entrance from the main reception hall leads to inner hall. Multi-pane glazed double doors lead to garden room. Double glazed Velux ceiling window, inset feature ceiling lighting, panelled door leads to
DOWNSTAIRS CLOAKROOM WC:
Low level WC, wall mounted wash basin, double glazed Velux ceiling window.
Panelled door leads from the inner hall to
KITCHEN: 16'8 x 8'3
A lovely dual-aspect room enjoying nice outlooks on to the rear, walled garden. This room boasts a range of panel fronted, hand painted cream colour kitchen units comprising oak effect laminate work surface, tiled surrounds, inset one-and-a-half sink bowl and drainage unit with mixer tap over, feature tiled surrounds, inset gas hob with electric oven under, a range of matching drawers and cupboards under, space and plumbing for washing machine and washer/dryer, space for upright fridge freezer, a range of matching wall mounted cupboards, under unit lighting, wall mounted cooker hood/extractor fan, double glazed Velux ceiling window, inset feature ceiling lighting, wall mounted gas-fired combination boiler providing domestic hot water and radiator central heating, period window to the rear overlooking the rear garden, period window to the side overlooking patio seating area, radiator, quarry tiled floor.
Impressive centralised stair case with period turned balustrading rises from the entrance reception hall to the first floor landing. A useful landing space with period window enjoying lovely outlooks across the walled rear garden, moulded skirting boards and architraves, inset feature ceiling lighting, antique Elm floor boards, panelled door leads to linen cupboard with slatted shelving, panelled doors lead off the first floor landing to
BEDROOM ONE: 15'8 x 10'7
A generous double bedroom enjoying period ceiling heights, sash window to the front enjoying a sunny southerly aspect, radiator, moulded skirting boards and architraves, period feature fireplace and hearth, exposed antique Elm floor boards, double panelled doors lead to built in wardrobe cupboard space with storage above.
BEDROOM TWO: 11'3 x 10'4 max
Another generous double bedroom enjoying sash window to the front and a sunny southerly aspect, radiator, moulded skirting boards and architraves, exposed antique Elm floor boards, period fire surround and hearth, fireside fitted wardrobe cupboard space, fireside storage recess, panelled door leads to
EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM;
A white suite comprising low level WC, wall mounted wash basin, tiled surrounds, wall mounted chrome heated towel rail, fitted glazed shower cubicle with wall mounted mains shower over, tiled surrounds, inset feature ceiling lighting, extractor fan, exposed floor boards.
BEDROOM THREE: 11'5 x 9'6
A third smaller double bedroom enjoying a multi-pane window to the rear enjoying pleasant outlooks across the rear walled garden, radiator, moulded skirting boards and architraves, exposed antique Elm floor boards, door leads to fitted cupboard space.
FAMILY BATHROOM: 9'8 x 9' max
A white suite comprising low level WC, bidet, panelled bath with shower tap arrangement over, tiled surrounds, wash basin inset in to tiled surface with cupboard under, radiator, moulded skirting boards and architraves, wall mounted chrome heated towel rail, exposed Pine floor boards, inset feature ceiling lighting, multi-pane window to the rear overlooking rear garden.
Period stair case rises from the first floor landing to the second floor landing. Exposed antique Elm floor boards, exposed beam work, hatch to loft storage space, panelled doors lead off the second floor landing to
BEDROOM FOUR: 19'4 max x 10'3 max (with limited head height)
Another generous double bedroom enjoying multi-pane period-style windows to the front with a sunny southerly aspect and views over pretty period houses to woodland and hills beyond, exposed antique Elm floor boards, chimney breast feature, doors lead to eaves storage cupboard space, exposed beam work, feature spot lighting, radiator.
BEDROOM FIVE: 18'5 max x 9' max
A fifth double bedroom enjoying exposed antique Elm floor boards, feature spot lighting, multi-pane feature window to the front with a sunny southerly aspect and views over attractive period
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