5 bedroom house for sale

Bridport Road, Drimpton, Beaminster

Sold STC £660,000

Property Description

Key features

  • LAPSED PLANNING PERMISSION FOR HOLIDAY LET BARN CONVERSION!
  • EXTENSIVE COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS! STUNNING NATURAL STONE DETACHED FIVE BEDROOM FOUR RECEPTION ROOM FARMHOUSE!
  • HUGE PLOT AND ACREAGE/PADDOCKS ENJOYING STUNNING SOUTH-FACING VIEWS AND RURAL BACKDROP!
  • LARGE ENCLOSED COURTYARD DRIVEWAY AND DETACHED BARN/STABLES AND TACK ROOM!
  • WEALTH OF CHARACTER INCLUDING HEAVY BEAM WORK, NATURAL STONE WALLS AND FIREPLACES!
  • PADDOCKS BENEFIT FROM VEHICULAR ACCESS! GREAT PUB NEARBY!

Full description

EXTENSIVE COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS! STUNNING NATURAL STONE DETACHED FIVE BEDROOM FOUR RECEPTION ROOM FARMHOUSE! HUGE PLOT AND ACREAGE/PADDOCKS ENJOYING STUNNING SOUTH-FACING VIEWS AND RURAL BACKDROP! LARGE ENCLOSED COURTYARD DRIVEWAY AND DETACHED BARN/STABLES AND TACK ROOM! WEALTH OF CHARACTER INCLUDING HEAVY BEAM WORK, NATURAL STONE WALLS AND FIREPLACES! LAPSED PLANNING PERMISSION FOR HOLIDAY LET BARN CONVERSION! PADDOCKS BENEFIT FROM VEHICULAR ACCESS! GREAT PUB NEARBY! Situated in a lovely village only 8 miles from the lovely market town of Bridport and 11 miles from the beautiful Jurassic Coast, this natural stone farmhouse offers a huge amount of character, land and accommodation. It boasts level paddocks of approximately two acres as well as further gardens and large driveway courtyard area. There is a large, natural stone, detached barn, workshop, double garage, stable and tack room that has lapsed planning permission to turn it in to a self-contained holiday let. This huge outbuilding offers much in the way of potential for conversion to further accommodation, studio, holiday let or annexe (subject to the necessary planning permission). The main house enjoys two staircases making the existing accommodation very flexible for numerous uses. The house includes a stunning country kitchen with oil-fired AGA, oil-fired radiator central heating and some double glazing. There is no listed building restrictions. The mainline railway station to London Waterloo is only a ten minute drive away. THIS COUNTRY HOME SIMPLY HAS TO BE VIEWED IN ORDER TO BE APPRECIATED.

Paved pathway leads to main panelled front door with double-glazed side light leading to entrance reception hall.

ENTRANCE RECEPTION HALL - 6'4 x 8'2
A useful reception area providing a warm welcome to the home. Exposed natural stone and beam work, tiled floor, radiator. Entrances lead off to

DINING ROOM – 24'8 x 10'7
Dining room of superb proportions able to accommodate large dining table. Exposed beam work. Double-glazed bi-folding doors to the rear enjoying a southerly aspect and extensive countryside views. Stone flooring, exposed natural stone walls, double-glazed window to the rear enjoying a sunny southerly aspect. Entrances lead off to living room.

LIVING ROOM – 16'9 x 18'9 max
A light dual aspect main reception room with double-glazed window to the front and double-glazed window to the side. Natural stone flooring, exposed heavy beam work, inglenook natural stone fireplace with heavy beam, cast iron log burner, radiator. Staircase rises to the first floor.

Entrance leads from Dining Room to Study.

STUDY – 9'9 x 5'5
Double-glazed window to the side.

Entrance from Entrance Reception Hall leads to Breakfast Room.

BREAKFAST ROOM – 15'10 x 9'3
Double-glazed bi-folding doors to the rear enjoying a sunny southerly aspect and extensive countryside views. Exposed beam work, tiled floor, exposed natural stone elevations. Door from Breakfast Room leads to downstairs Shower Room.

DOWNSTAIRS SHOWER ROOM
A white suite comprising of; low level WC, ceramic pedestal wash basin, built in shower cubicle with wall mounted mains shower, tiled surrounds and extractor fan. Radiator. Double-glazed window to the side.

Entrance from Breakfast Room leads to Kitchen.

KITCHEN - 12'5 x 16'8
A beautiful farmhouse-style country kitchen with an extensive range of hand-painted Shaker-style kitchen units comprising solid oak work surface with tiled surrounds, inset double sink bowl and drainer unit with mixer tap over, Pine panelled and tiled surrounds, a range of drawers and cupboards under. SMEG electric over, SMEG fitted dishwasher, space for upright fridge freezer, upright larder cupboard. A range of matching wall mounted cupboards, shelves and plate racks. Fitted wine rack. Oil fired AGA and gas fired Bosch hob inset into brick fireplace. Double-glazed window to the rear, exposed beam work and tiled floor. Latch door leads from the kitchen to the rear lobby.

REAR LOBBY
Door to the side, tiled hall, radiator and exposed beam work.
Entrance leads to Utility Room.

UTILITY ROOM – 11'3 x 8'11
Floor standing oil-fired central heating boiler, tiled floor, double ceramic Belfast sink, double-glazed window to the rear, space and plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, space for upright fridge freezer, radiator.

Entrances lead from Dining Room and Kitchen to Snug/Reception Room.

SNUG/RECEPTION ROOM – 17'4 – 11'10
Exposed heavy beam work, natural stone flooring, double-glazed window to the rear, radiator.
Pine latch door leads to main stairwell leading to the first floor.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Pine doors lead off the first floor landing to master bedroom.

MASTER BEDROOM – 12'3 x 17'2
Enjoying a light dual aspect with double-glazed window to the rear enjoying extensive countryside views and views over your land and double-glazed window to the front. Exposed pine floorboards. Various louvre doors lead to fitted wardrobe cupboard space, latch door leads to en-suite Jack and Jill bathroom.

EN-SUITE BATHROOM
A white suite comprising ceramic pedestal wash basin, low level WC, pine panelled bath with mains shower over, shower rail, tiled surrounds, pine floorboards, heated towel rail, double-glazed window to the rear.

Pine latch doors lead from en-suite Jack and Jill bathroom and from first floor landing to Bedroom Two.

BEDROOM TWO – 11'1 x 9'4
Exposed pine floorboards, double-glazed window to the rear overlooking the land to extensive countryside beyond, radiator. Pine door leads from main first staircase and first floor landing to Bedroom Three.

BEDROOM THREE – 17'2 x 11'11
A generous double bedroom enjoying a light dual aspect with double-glazed window to the rear overlooking your land to extensive countryside beyond. Exposed pine floorboards, radiator, vanity unit with sink and cupboards under, tiled surrounds, double-glazed window to the front. Pine door from this bedroom leads to second first floor landing.

SECOND FIRST FLOOR LANDING
Accessed via second staircase. Exposed timber ballustrading and floor boards. Pine latch doors lead off the second landing to bedroom four.

BEDROOM FOUR – 9'8 x 12'4
Double-glazed window to the side, radiator, exposed pine floorboards.

BEDROOM FIVE – 9'8 x 8'6
Exposed pine floorboards, double-glazed window to the rear, radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM - 9'5 x 6'2
A white suite comprising pedestal wash basin, low level WC, pine panelled bath with wall mounted mains shower over and separate rain shower, tiled surrounds. Exposed pine floorboards, heated towel rail, double-glazed window to the side enjoying pleasant outlooks.

OUTSIDE
Tarmacadam driveway and five bar gate give access to large gravelled sweeping driveway providing off road parking for numerous vehicles leading to natural stone detached double garage (19'11 x 19'9) and barn (16'1 x 15')/outbuilding (19'2 x 15'1). Attached Tack Room and Stable and large Workshop area (please refer to floor plans for dimensions).
Please note: This detached outbuilding provides huge scope for further accommodation, holiday let or annexe (subject to the necessary planning permission).

The gardens and grounds of this property are laid mainly to well groomed lawn and enjoy stunning backdrop onto open countryside and extensive views to hills beyond. The grounds and paddocks extend to approximately 2 acres. The garden is partially walled by natural stone walling. Five bar gate at the bottom of the main garden gives vehicular access to main paddock area also enjoying a stunning backdrop onto extensive hills and open countryside.


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Added on Rightmove:
16 November 2016

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Nearest station

  • Crewkerne (3.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Rolfe East, Sherborne

80 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3BJ

01935 589083 Local call rate

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