6 bedroom detached house for sale

Substantial family house with outbuidings for conversion. Somerset/Dorset borders

£499,950

Property Description

Key features

  • Exceptionally Large Accommodation
  • Recently Updated Interiors
  • Three Receptions
  • Six Double Bedrooms Suites
  • Large Garden
  • Gated Driveway
  • Two Outbuildings
  • EPC Rating: E

Full description

Boughbeech is a substantial family house located on the Dorset/Somerset borders. The property would also make an ideal bed and breakfast with 6 double ensuite bedrooms and 3 large reception rooms. The gardens are also large with 2 outbuildings one of which is a handsome old stone building which would make perfect additional accommodation or a holiday let.

Entrance Hall 
23' 9'' x 14' 1'' (7.23m x 4.29m)
Large, welcoming entrance hall with double-width staircase rising to the first floor, feature fireplace with marble surround and mantelpiece, windows to front and side aspects, radiator, wooden flooring, large under-stairs storage cupboard, door to formal dining room and French doors to kitchen.

Formal Dining Room 
21' 2'' x 23' 7'' (6.45m x 7.18m)
Large, centrally located room with bi-fold doors to the sitting room, wooden flooring, feature fireplace with ornate tile surround, slate hearth and iron mantelpiece, radiator, doors to workshop and gym.

Sitting Room 
25' 5'' x 17' 0'' (7.74m x 5.18m)
Double-aspect room with large bay window to the front aspect and further window to the side, carpets, large brick built fireplace with multi-fuel stove, slate hearth and wooden mantelshelf, two radiators, TV point.

Kitchen with Dining Area 
26' 9'' x 12' 0'' (8.15m x 3.65m)
Open-plan room with French doors leading to the kitchen garden. The kitchen is fitted with a range of matching floor and wall mounted units, roll-top work surfaces with tiled splash backs, sink and drainer, large Rangemaster with LPG-gas hob and an electric oven, integrated Beko electric oven, integrated dishwasher, breakfast bar, space and plumbing for fridge-freezer (plumbing to be used for water cooling facilities), tiled flooring, radiator, TV point, door to utility room.

Utility Room 
16' 1'' x 5' 11'' (4.90m x 1.80m)
Fitted with matching floor mounted units, roll-top work surfaces and tiled splash backs. Space & plumbing for washing machine, tumble dryer and dishwasher. Oil-Fired boiler, fuse boxes and French doors leading to the garden.

Gym/Games Room 
22' 9'' x 21' 6'' (6.93m x 6.55m)
Carpet, two windows to the rear (original wooden frames), two radiators, door to decked terrace, in the garden.

Workshop 
27' 8'' x 14' 1'' (8.43m x 4.29m)
Large room with hard flooring, plumbing available, wooden framed windows to the rear, door to the driveway, secure storage cupboard. This room could be renovated for further living accommodation.

Staircase & Landing 
A beautiful double-width staircase leads to the first floors gallery landing. Offering views over the neighboring farmland via three windows to the front aspect, radiator and doors to all bedrooms.

Master Bedroom 
16' 7'' x 11' 2'' (5.05m x 3.40m)
Master bedroom suite with window overlooking the gardens, carpets, radiator, TV point, door to dressing room; vanity area, window to rear and fitted with a range of hanging rails.

Bedroom Two 
11' 7'' x 11' 2'' (3.53m x 3.40m)
Double room, carpets, French doors leading to a balcony over looking the garden, TV point.

Bedroom Three 
14' 1'' x 10' 10'' (4.29m x 3.30m)
Double room, carpet, window to rear, TV point, radiator.

Bedroom Four 
13' 10'' x 10' 3'' (4.21m x 3.12m)
Double room, carpet, window to rear, radiator, TV point.

Bedroom Five 
14' 1'' x 10' 11'' (4.29m x 3.34m)
Double room, carpet, window to rear, radiator, TV point.

En-Suite Shower Room 
White suite comprising; shower cubicle fitted with jet-shower, wash hand basin and WC. Tiled walls and floors, extractor fan, shaving point.

Bedroom Six 
14' 5'' x 11' 8'' (4.39m x 3.55m)
Large double room with windows to both the front and side aspect. Carpet, radiator, feature fireplace.

En-Suite Bathroom 

Front Garden 
Boughbeech is approached via the front garden which has been enclosed by a hamstone wall and recently updated with a paved pathway and slate shingles. To the front there is an area for guest parking and access to the smaller outbuilding.

Rear & Side Garden 
The large south-westerly facing garden is mainly laid to lawn with hedge, wall and fenced boundaries, a raised decked terrace, fishpond, greenhouse and potting shed. The garden is very private and sweeps around the property. Steps lead down to the lower garden which has been landscaped to include various raised vegetable beds with gravel pathways and a further raised kitchen terrace. The garden has access to the kitchen, utility and gym/games room, outside tap and is occupied by a large variety of mature shrubs, roses and trees.

Driveway & Parking 
Tarmac driveway offering ample parking for many vehicles. Access to the larger outbuilding and:

Double Garage 
Single up and over door gives access to this double-sized garage with power, light and a water supply.

Large Outbuilding 
Built of timber construction with a corrugated roof, this large outbuilding was the former pubs function room. Power, light and water supply. The current owners have investigated the potential to demolish and re-build on this land; please enquire if you require further details.

Small Outbuilding 
Situated at the front of the property, this hamstone two-storey outbuilding is currently used as a garden store with the first floor being, more recently, blocked off. The current owners have investigated the potential to demolish and re-build on this land; please enquire if you require further details.

Directions 
From our office in Beaminster Square: take a left on to A3066. Go straight over the mini roundabout, on to the B3163. Follow this road for approx. 2.5 miles and head towards the village of Broadwindor. Pass through Broadwindsor, down the one-way system and continue straight; exiting on the B3162; to the village of Drimpton. On entering Drimpton take the lane on the right (which runs alongside the public house, The Royal Oak) signposted Crewkerne. Continue through the hamlet of Netherhay and follow the road for approx. 1 mile. At the Clapton T-junction, take a right on to the B3165, go over the bridge and follow the road for approx. 500 yards. Boughbeech can be found on the right-hand side, marked by our 'For Sale' board.

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29 June 2016

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  • Crewkerne (2.6 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

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01308 318012 Local call rate

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