7 bedroom detached house for sale

Shaftesbury Road, Henstridge, Templecombe

Guide Price £650,000

Property Description

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A striking detached family home offering adaptable accommodation arranged over three floors, benefiting from an adjoining paddock of three quarters of an acre and boasting delightful views over Somerset's beautiful countryside. The property is ideally located with good communication links to major towns which include Shaftesbury, Sherborne, Wincanton and Sturminster Newton and lies within an easy walking distance of local facilities including public houses, Indian Restaurant, primary school and village shop. The house was built about seven years ago to our sellers' specification and has been finished to a very high standard with Upvc double glazed windows and doors - some with an attractive Georgian bar inlay, oil fired central heating via radiators on the first floor and under floor heating on the ground floor level, stylish kitchen units by 'Howdens' and contemporary bathroom suites from 'Victoria Plumb'. Internally, this fabulous home presents plenty of flexible space to home an existing or growing family, with the potential to either create accommodation for a dependent relative or even an income stream. Viewing is imperative to truly appreciate just what this lovely home can provide for the next lucky owner.

In brief, the ground floor consists of a welcoming spacious reception hall, sitting room with fireplace, play room or dining room, large combined kitchen and dining room, utility room and cloakroom. On the first floor there is the family bathroom and five generously sized bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes and two boasting an en-suite bathroom. On the second floor there are two further double bedrooms, currently used as study and hobby room. In addition, there is a store room with scope to incorporate it into the main building. Outside there is plenty of parking, a double garage, good sized rear garden and adjoining paddock.

Energy Efficiency Rating D - Council Tax Band G

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Reception Hall - Covered entrance over part glazed front door with full height windows to either side opening into a good sized light and welcoming reception hall. Recessed ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Coat hooks. Central heating thermostat. Power points. Under floor heating. Stairs rising to the first floor with storage cupboard under. White panelled doors to cloakroom, kitchen/dining room, play room and to the:-

Sitting Room - 7.95m'' x 3.68m'' (26'1'' x 12'1'') - Boasting a dual outlook with window to the front and sliding patio doors opening to the rear garden and enjoying partial rural views. Ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Heating thermostat. Power, telephone and television points. Open fireplace with timber surround and stone hearth. Under floor heating.

Play Room - 2.64m'' x 3.66m (8'8'' x 12') - Adaptable room - Study, formal dining room etc. Window overlooking the rear garden and partial rural outlook in the distance. Ceiling light. Power, telephone and television points. Heating thermostat for the under floor heating.

Kitchen/Dining Room - 6.05m'' x 6.25m'' (19'10'' x 20'6'') - Maximum measurements - Enjoying a double outlook with window in dining area overlooking the rear garden and in the kitchen area - French doors to the rear paved sun terrace, window to the side with view over the paddock and countryside beyond and part glazed stable door opening to the side.
Dining Area - Ceiling light. Power, telephone and television points. Carpeted floor with heating under.
Kitchen Area - divided from the dining area by an island with cupboards and space for fridge under. Recessed ceiling lights. Plenty of power points. Fitted with a range of wood grain effect kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer units with deep pan drawers and eye level cupboards, cabinets and shelves. Double sized larder style cupboard with shelving. Good amount of work surfaces. Part tiled walls. One and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher. Space for range style cooker. Tiled floor with heating under. Part glazed door to the:-

Utility Room - Window to the side with view over the paddock and countryside thereafter. Recessed ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Power points. Fitted with floor cupboards and eye level cupboards and shelves. Work surfaces. Part tiled walls. Stainless steel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Central heating programmer. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for further appliances. Tiled floor with heating under. Door into the garage.

Cloakroom - Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Low level WC with dual flush facility. Tiled floor. Double doors opening to storage cupboard and under floor heating pipes with automatic light and electrical consumer unit. Tiled floor.

First Floor -

Landing - Stairs rise and return to a galleried landing. Recessed ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Uplighters. Power points. Linen cupboard fitted with slatted shelves and automatic lighting. White panelled doors to all rooms and stairs rising to the second floor.

Master Suite - 5.94m'' x 5.94m'' (19'6'' x 19'6'') - Maximum measurements - Window to the front aspect. Ceiling lights. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Central heating thermostat. Two built in storage cupboards with automatic lighting. Built in wardrobes with shelves, hanging rails and automatic lighting. White panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Bathroom - Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Contemporary suite consisting of bath with wood panelled side, mixer tap and wand style shower attachment, tiled shower cubicle, low level WC with economy flush facility and vanity style oblong wash hand basin with mono tap and mirror fronted bathroom cabinet over. Shaver point. Part tiled walls. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom Two - 5.21m'' x 6.25m'' (17'1'' x 20'6'') - Approximately - Window overlooking the rear garden and countryside beyond. Ceiling and recessed ceiling lights. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Deep airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder and fitted with slatted shelves. Built in wardrobes with hanging rails, shelf and automatic lighting. Two further storage cupboards with automatic lighting. White panelled door to the:-

En-Suite Bathroom - Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Contemporary suite consisting of bath with wood panelled side, mixer tap and wand style shower attachment, tiled shower cubicle, low level WC with economy flush facility and vanity style oblong wash hand basin with mono tap and mirror fronted bathroom cabinet over. Shaver point. Part tiled walls. Heated towel rail.

Bedroom Three - 3.84m'' x 3.66m (12'7'' x 12') - Window enjoying views over the rear garden and countryside. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and television points. Built in wardrobes with hanging rail, shelf and automatic lighting.

Bedroom Four - 3.23m'' x 3.68m'' (10'7'' x 12'1'') - Maximum measurements - Window to the front aspect. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Built in wardrobes with hanging rail, shelf and automatic lighting.

Bedroom Five - 2.64m'' x 2.95m'' (8'8'' x 9'8'') - Plus wardrobes - Window to the rear with partial rural outlook. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and television points. Built in wardrobe with hanging rail, shelf and automatic lighting.

Family Bathroom - Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Chrome heated towel rail. Built in cupboard with shelves. Contemporary bathroom suite consisting of bath with wood panelled side, central mixer tap with telephone style shower attachment, low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin and double sized tiled shower cubicle. Shaver point. Part tiled walls. Laminate tiled floor.

Second Floor -

Landing - Stairs rise and return up to the second floor galleried landing with skylight to the rear. Recessed ceiling lights and uplighters. Smoke detector. Power points. Access to the eaves storage. White panelled doors to both rooms.

Bedroom Six/Hobby Room - 4.45m'' x 6.22m'' (14'7'' x 20'5'') - Two skylights to the rear boasting far reaching countryside views. Ceiling light. Power, telephone and television points. Access to eaves storage. Door to the:-

Store Room - 6.05m'' x 2.87m'' (19'10'' x 9'5'') - Ceiling light. Power, telephone and television points.

Bedroom Seven/Study - 4.45m'' x 3.89m'' (14'7'' x 12'9'') - Skylight to the rear with views over the neighbouring countryside. Ceiling light. Power, telephone and television points. Access to eaves storage.

Outside -

Double Garage - 5.94m'' x 5.94m'' (19'6'' x 19'6'') - Two electric roll up doors, windows to the side and rear. Ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Power points. Oil fired central heating boiler.

Garden - The property is approached from the road via double gates onto a generous gravelled parking area. A five bar timber gate to one side of the house opens to the rear garden. This is mostly laid to lawn with paved and gravelled seating areas and offers a blank canvass for one's own landscaping design. There is an outside tap, garden storage shed and the oil tank. A pedestrian gate opens to the:-

Paddock - This is about three quarters of an acre and enclosed by post and rail fencing. There is potential for water and electric supply. A further gate towards the house provides for stock to enter.

Directions -

From The Sherborne Office - Leave Sherborne via the A30 heading towards Shaftesbury. At the Henstridge traffic lights/Virginia Ash Inn proceed straight. The property will be found on the left hand side before going over the bridge.


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