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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Yetminster, Sherborne, DT9

Sold STC £375,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Former Station Master's House
  • Carefully Restored, Retaining Character Features
  • Three Double Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms and Utility
  • Two Bathrooms
  • Mature Gardens Set Within Grounds of Around 0.8 Acres
  • Swimming Pool
  • Fantastic Unique Opportunity

Full description

A RARE GEM nestled within a mature tree lined garden with heated outdoor SWIMMING POOL. This former Station Master's House has THREE DOUBLE BEDROOMS, two bathrooms and THREE RECEPTION ROOMS, patio/terrace and a variety of gardens all boarded by the meandering River Wriggle.

Description 
Station House is a truly unique opportunity to acquire a brick built former Station Master's house approximately 150 years old and nestles within a mature tree lined garden. The garden has many different areas including a formal lawned garden with both Willow and fruit trees, patio/terrace with stone balustrade, side garden along with an outdoor heated swimming pool all boarded by the meandering River Wriggle. The house has been carefully restored retaining character features throughout with the ground floor accommodation comprising of sitting room, music room, dining room, kitchen, utility and bathroom. The first floor comprising of three double bedrooms and family bathroom.

Front Porch 
Bay fronted porch with double glazed sash windows, front aspect double glaze door, vaulted ceiling, oak flooring.

Sitting Room 
15' 4'' x 13' 3'' (4.67m x 4.04m)
Front aspect double glazed sash window, feature fireplace with Victorian surround, granite hearth and inset wood burner, coved ceiling, electric heater, television point, oak flooring.

Music Room 
13' 3'' x 10' 7'' (4.04m x 3.22m)
Front and side aspect double glazed sash windows, electric heater, stairs to first floor, oak flooring.

Dining Room 
15' 3'' x 11' 3'' (4.64m x 3.43m)
Side aspect double glazed sash window, side aspect double glazed French doors leading to patio, rear aspect double glazed sash window, inset spot lights, two electric heaters, oak flooring.

Kitchen 
14' 7'' x 8' 1'' (4.44m x 2.46m)
Range of wall and base units with beech work surface over, space for free standing American style fridge/freezer, five ring gas hob Rangemaster with two electric ovens and warming plate, extractor hood, space and plumbing for dishwasher, one and a half porcelain sink with chrome swan neck mixer tap, inset spot lights, electric heater, boiler, part tiled walls, tiled flooring, side aspect double glazed sash window.

Utility Area 
Rear aspect double glazed sash window, rear aspect double glazed stable door, range of wall and base units with beech work surface over, space and plumbing for washing machine, space for tumble dryer, loft access, smoke detector.

Downstairs Bathroom 
White suite comprising low level W.C., panel corner roll top bath with mains fed shower, wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap inset to base unit with vanity mirror and light over, rear aspect double glazed opaque sash window, inset spot light, extractor fan, built in storage cupboard, electric heater, tiled flooring.

First Floor Landing 
Smoke detector, stairs to ground floor.

Bedroom One 
13' 8'' max. x 13' 3'' (4.16m x 4.04m)
Front aspect double glazed sash window, electric heater, television point.

Bedroom Two 
12' 1'' x 9' 8'' (3.68m x 2.94m)
Front aspect double glazed sash window, electric heater.

Bedroom Three 
9' 4'' x 8' 1'' (2.84m x 2.46m)
Rear aspect double glazed sash window, electric heater.

Bathroom 
White suite comprising Bateau bath with telephone mixer tap and shower attachment, low level W.C., wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap inset to base unit, electric heater, wooden panel walls, oak flooring, rear aspect double glazed sash window.

Front Garden 
The property is approached via a pedestrian path from the railway bridge leading down to a concrete path running alongside the garden to the front of the property, mature trees and shrubs, back drop of the river Wriggle, enclosed by wooden fence, outside store shed with power an light and housing mechanics for swimming pool.

Side Garden 
Paved patio area with stone balustrade, steps leading to outside swimming pool and garden.

Rear Garden - Estimated plot size 0.8 acres 
Initial paved patio enclosed by stone balustrade, remainder mainly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs, the river Wriggle backdrop, raised vegetable patch, raised wooden shed with power and light, enclosed by wooden fence.

Swimming Pool 
Outside heated swimming pool, surrounded by paving, enclosed by conifer and mature trees, changing area.

Parking 
On street parking

EPC Rating G 

Directions 
From Sherborne From Sherborne train station head towards Dorchester directly out of Sherborne town. At the top of the hill turn right. At T junction turn left towards Dorchester and after a few meters take the next right turn, Pound Road towards Thornford. Travel through Thornford and after exiting the village take a left towards Thornford station, continue over the bridge and drive into Yetminster and turn left into Yetminster High Street, continue down the High Street until you reach the bridge at Yetminster sation where there are several areas to park. The access to Station House is the black metal gate on the edge of Yetminster bridge. From Dorchester From Top O Town roundabout continue in a northerly direction and head towards Yeovil, on the outskirts of Dorchester town join the A37 at the roundabout near Charminster and head due north to Yeovil. Continue along the A37 for approximately 16 miles and turn right towards Yetminster and Ryme Intrinseca. Continue onto...

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12 August 2016

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  • Chetnole (2.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Yetminster (0.0 mi)
  • Thornford (1.2 mi)
  • Chetnole (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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1 Queen Mother Square Poundbury Dorchester DT1 3BL

01305 575099 Local call rate

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