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5 bedroom detached house for sale

,, Canford Magna, Wimborne, Dorset

Sold STC £1,400,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Victorian Detached Family Home
  • In the Heart of Canford Magna
  • 5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Reception Rooms
  • Kitchen/Breakfast Room with Aga Range
  • Attached two storey Annexe
  • 3 Bedroom Cottage in the Grounds
  • 3 Garages, Ample Parking
  • Landscaped Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Sancroft House is a delightful Victorian family home situated in the exremely popualr residential village of Canford Magna.

This substantial 5 bedroom house is full of character and charm and retains many of its original features. On the first floor there is a fabulous glass lantern flooding the ground floor and first floor with natural day light.

Guests to the house are greeted in an impressive entrance hall which is most welcoming and gives easy access to all of the ground floor accommodation and leads through to an inner hall where the carved oak stair case sweeps up to the first floor.

The drawing room is equally impressive with its stone minster style fire place, inset wood burning stove and large bay window overlooking the gardens. The dining room also benefits from a has a large bay window and open fire place. The ground floor has two further reception rooms and a large kitchen/breakfast room with gas fired Aga. A conservatory then links the kitchen to the sitting rooms allowing the garden to be enjoyed all year round. In addition there is a boot room and utility/cloakroom completion the ground floor accommodation.

The principle bedroom is a delightful space and offers a peaceful sanctuary to relax in. The ensuite bathroom has been recently re-fitted with a contemporary white suite comprising bath, separate shower cubicle wash hand basin and wc.

Bedroom 2 is another substantial room with a large bay window overlooking the gardens. There are 3 further double bedrooms (one with ensuite) and a family bathroom.

The attached 2 storey Annexe has its own independent access and offers an ideal space for a home office or indeed as additional accommodation as it is fitted with a shower room.

A 3 bedroom cottage attached to the annex of the main House. The cottage has its own separate title and has no occupancy restrictions and would ideally suit a family member or staff or could even be used as a "buy to let property" and bring in a regular income.
The sitting room is triple aspect and has French doors to a private garden: The kitchen is a very good size and has ample space for a dining table and chairs, in addition there is a cloakroom and utility room. The first floor has 3 double bedrooms and a family bathroom.


The property is approached by a sweeping gravel driveway where there is ample parking for several vehicles. A further driveway leads around the outside of the garden and gives access to a service area, the double garage and Annexe.

The main gardens are all extremely well kept with mature herbaceous beds rhododendron hedging and inset specimen tree planting.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
21 October 2016

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