4 bedroom country house for sale

Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7

Sold STC £595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Reception Hall
  • Sitting & Dining Rooms
  • Snug
  • Kitchen Breakfast Room
  • Utility Room & Study
  • Downstairs Shower Room
  • Cellar
  • 4 Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • Spacious Accommodation With Immense Character and Charm

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A MOST ATTRACTIVE AND SPACIOUS PERIOD COUNTRY HOUSE SITUATED TOWARDS THE END OF A PRIVATE TRACK IN A QUIET LOCATION, YET ONLY 2 MILES FROM SHAFTESBURY TOWN CENTRE.

ACCOMMODATION: RECEPTION HALL; SITTING ROOM; DINING ROOM; SNUG; KITCHEN BREAKFAST ROOM; UTILITY ROOM; STUDY; DOWNSTAIRS SHOWER ROOM; CELLAR; 4 DOUBLE BEDROOMS; FAMILY BATHROOM.

FEATURES: SPACIOUS ACCOMMODATION WITH IMMENSE CHARACTER & CHARM; LARGE BEAUTIFUL, WELL ESTABLISHED GARDENS; DRIVEWAY & AMPLE PARKING FOR NUMEROUS CARS; MAINLY UPVC DOUBLE GLAZED WINDOWS; OIL FIRED CENTRAL HEATING; RETAINING A NUMBER OF INTERESTING FEATURES YET WITH TREMENDOUS SCOPE & POTENTIAL FOR FURTHER IMPROVEMENT, IF DESIRED.

Accommodation:

Canopy Storm Porch with exterior lantern light; Part glazed Entrance Door to:

Reception Hall: A spacious welcoming Hallway; Radiator; Wall lights; Tiled floor; Obscure glazed window to rear; Door to:

Dining Room: 14'8" x 14'3" (4.47m x 4.34m). With a feature fireplace housing a Villager woodburner on a tiled hearth and timber mantle over and fitted bookcase to side; Radiator; Ceiling and triple wall light points; UPVC double glazed window with deep sill to front enjoying a Garden aspect; Door to:

Inner Hallway: Flagstone flooring.

Sitting Room: 15'6" x 15'1" (4.72m x 4.59m). A light, dual aspect room with feature fireplace housing a woodburner; TV point; Radiator; Ceiling and wall light points; UPVC double glazed square bay window to front enjoying a Garden aspect; Deep UPVC double glazed window to side enjoying a lovely Garden view.

Snug: 11'1" x 7'9" (3.37m x 2.36m). Radiator; Flagstone flooring; Glazed door to Front Garden.

Study: 13'1" x 5'3" (3.98m x 1.60m). Radiator; Fitted book shelving; Tiled flooring; Window to rear; Timber door leading to stone steps down to:

The Cellar: A most useful storage area with twin light points; Window to rear.

Door from Reception Hall to:

Kitchen Breakfast Room: 15' x 13'9" max narrowing to 12'8" (4.57m x 4.19m max narrowing to 3.86m). A spacious, traditional style family kitchen with a range of modern fitted wall and base units comprising: Work surfaces with inset stainless steel sink unit with tiling to splash prone areas and concealed lighting under the wall units; Integrated electric hob with cooker extractor hood unit over and built-in electric oven under; Space and plumbing for dishwasher; Space for fridge. In addition to these modern units a particular feature is the tiled recess housing the oil fired Aga with mantle shelf over and further built in storage cupboards to side; Tiled flooring; UPVC double glazed windows to front and rear, each enjoying a differing Garden aspect; Door to:

Utility Room: 28'7" x 5'2" (8.71m x 1.57m). Having a fitted Belfast sink; Fitted storage cupboards; Work surface; Ample appliance spaces; Housing the oil fired central heating boiler; Quarry tiled flooring; 2 Windows to rear elevation plus Velux skylight window; Door to Rear Courtyard Garden.

Shower Room: Door from Reception Hall; With a fitted white suite comprising: Double width tiled shower cubicle housing a Mira electric shower; Wall mounted wash hand basin with mirror panel over; Low level WC; Towel rail; Extractor fan; Electric wall heater; Mainly tiled walls.

First Floor Landing: Turn and rise staircase with galleried balustrade from Reception Hall; Built-in airing cupboard; Radiator; Dual access to spacious loft spaces; Attractive timber flooring; 2 UPVC double glazed windows to rear enjoying a lovely Garden aspect.

Bedroom 1: 16' x 15'8" (4.87m x 4.77m). A most spacious, light and airy dual aspect room; Radiator; Twin ceiling light points; UPVC double glazed windows with tiled sills to front and side, both enjoying lovely Garden views.

Bedroom 2: 15'4" x 14' (4.67m x 4.26m). Another spacious dual aspect room having a fitted double wardrobe; Radiator; Stripped wood flooring; UPVC double glazed windows to front and rear, again each having differing but lovely Garden views.

Bedroom 3: 14'1" x 11'6" (4.29m x 3.50m). Fitted double wardrobe; Radiator; UPVC double glazed window with deep tiled sill to front enjoying a lovely Garden aspect.

Bedroom 4: 11'3" x 8' (3.42m x 2.43m). Radiator; UPVC double glazed window overlooking Front Garden.

Bathroom: 8'8" x 8'7" plus recess (2.64m x 2.61m). With a fitted white suite comprising: Panelled bath with mixer tap, shower attachment and tiled surround over; Pedestal wash hand basin with mirror panel over; Low level WC; Radiator; Electric wall heater; Heated towel rail; 2 Walls mainly tiled; Stripped wood flooring; UPVC double glazed window overlooking Front Garden.

Outside: Approached towards the end of a Private Track, a galvanised entrance gate with stone pillars leads to the private, mainly tarmaced Driveway with turning semi-circle in front of the house. Alongside the Driveway, the most beautiful Front Garden is laid mainly to lawn with a good variety of inset, well established trees and shrubs. Beside the Entrance is an area of Wildlife Bank with Silver Birch trees. To the side of the turning circle are some particularly beautiful trees and flowering shrubs. Beyond this is a stone-built Open Store Shed probably forming part of the former stables. From the Drive a wrought iron gate offers access to the good size Side and Rear Gardens. The Side Garden is a particularly beautiful feature consisting of gently sloping lawn with inset flower beds stocked with a colourful variety of flora and the borders stocked, again, with a marvellous selection of established trees and shrubs, including spectacular Azaleas. The lawn gently climbs to the Rear Garden which is again laid to grass with well established flowering shrubs and containing the central heating fuel tank. Below this bank is the concrete Courtyard behind the house which is level, with ideal storage facility suitable for planters etc and door from the Utility Room.

Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (4.3 mi)
  • Tisbury (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Townbridge House, High Street, Gillingham, SP8 4AA

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Townbridge House, High Street, Gillingham, SP8 4AA

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Nearest stations

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (4.3 mi)
  • Tisbury (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Chapman Moore, Gillingham

Townbridge House, High Street, Gillingham, SP8 4AA

01747 633002 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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