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8 bedroom detached house for sale

Longburton, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

Guide Price £3,950,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 8 bedrooms
  • 5 reception rooms
  • 5 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Listed
  • Patio/Terrace
  • Secondary accommodation

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

SUMMARY: This important 8 bedroom family house has a stunning and peaceful setting, complemented by 2 flats, 3 cottages (significant income) and a stable yard. Private and peaceful, the house has established gardens and grounds with a swimming pool, tennis court and paddocks. About 21.6 acres

West Hall is a Grade I listed Elizabethan Manor House positioned in a secluded part of rural Dorset. According to English Heritage, the property dates back to the 15th century when it belonged to the Hymerford family.

The accommodation is well suited to both family living and entertaining. All the principal rooms in West Hall are impressive but a number are of particular note due to the prominence of their internal features including the Great Hall, sitting room and dining room.

Complementing the house are 2 integrated flats, 3 cottages and a detached stable block. The gardens and grounds are a wonderful feature of the house and merit particular attention, having been lovingly improved by the owners.

With a peaceful, secluded setting and a beautiful drive and approach through parkland, West Hall has all the components of a classic Dorset manor house.

In all about 21 acres.

Sherborne 3 miles (London Waterloo from 2½ hours). A303 13 miles. Dorchester 15 miles. Castle Cary 16 miles (London Paddington from 1½ hours). (All times and distances are approximate).

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 April 2017


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