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5 bedroom house for sale

Gainsborough Drive, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

Sold STC £500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Conservatory
  • Utility Room
  • Cloakroom
  • Study/Beroom 5
  • 2 X En-Suites
  • Bathroom

Full description

A substantial five bedroom detached home set within a prestige location and offered with no onward chain.

EPC Band C.

Offered with no onward chain and searches in hand, 14 Gainsborough Drive is a much loved family home with mock Tudor style elevations under a tiled roof. As you approach the property leading off of Bradford Road it is apparent how quiet and private Gainsborough Drive is. Internally as you enter the property you are greeted with a welcoming entrance lobby with focal split level staircase, cloakroom and dining hall area perfect for entertaining and family living. Leading from the dining hall is a tasteful garden room extension with power and light being a super all year round room. The sitting room is a generous, bright spacious room being dual aspect with feature fireplace, electric fire and marble hearth and surround. A beautiful finishing touch to the sitting room are the bi folding doors which lead out to the much loved landscaped rear garden. The ground floor is completed with a beautiful fitted kitchen with marble work surfaces and wooded base and wall units. The units are complemented with high specification atmospheric lighting and the breakfast bar area enables the kitchen to be a focal family living space. The kitchen is fitted with a Franke sink and Neff four ring ceramic hob, double oven and plumbing for dishwasher/washing machine. The utility room allows for all life's troubles to be stored away with ample work surface space with sink, cupboards and plumbing for washing machine under, additional base and wall units and gas fired boiler. Generous accommodation is provided on the first floor with a bright and spacious galleried landing with southerly aspect Both the principal bedroom and guest bedroom benefit from built-in wardrobe and en-suite facilities, both en-suites having recently been updated to the highest specification. The first floor is completed with two further good double bedrooms and a useful study/single bedroom with family bathroom comprising panelled spa bath with tiled surround, vanity unit and low level WC.

14 Gainsborough Drive lies on the west side of the historic Abbey town of Sherborne. The town has a beautiful period conservation area to its centre with facilities that include the Abbey, a main line train station, three doctors surgeries, a library and a comprehensive range of shops, public houses and restaurants. Yeovil lies within short motoring distance providing, with Sherborne, an excellent range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities. The region is well known for both its public and privately funded schooling. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area with golf clubs at both Sherborne and Yeovil.
Communication links are good with a main line station at Sherborne linking with London Waterloo while road links are along the A303 joined at Wincanton giving swift access to London and the Home Counties along the M3, M25 route.

To the front of the property you have the benefit of superb paved parking providing much space for numerous cars, access is also provided to the integral double garage with pedestrian door to the rear garden and side access. Much love and attention has been given to the rear garden with tasteful landscaped areas comprising a stone paved sun terrace, ornamental pond, illuminated decking area, landscaped lawn surrounded by mature borders and specimen trees. Further useful storage is provided with three timber garden sheds.

Mains drainage, electric, gas and water connected

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 September 2016

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