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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Dene Close, Longburton, Nr. Sherborne, Dorset

Guide Price £545,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Master Bedroom with Dressing Area and E/S Shower Room
  • Three Further Double Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom with Overhead Power Shower
  • Spacious Galleried Landing
  • Sitting Room with Woodburner
  • Dining Room
  • Study/Playroom
  • Kitchen/Family Room Overlooking Gardens and Terrace
  • Utility Room, Cloakroom
  • Detached Garage, Garden Office/Studio

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A superb four bedroom family house in the heart of this thriving village, close to Sherborne with magical wooded gardens including a garden office and detached double garage.

The Property
Tulip Tree House forms part of a small development of six properties built in 2005 and is constructed of attractive stone elevations under a pitched slate roof, and enjoys a secluded position at the end of the lane.

The spacious entrance hall leads to the main reception rooms together with an attractive staircase leading to the galleried landing. The well proportioned sitting room has an attractive brick fireplace with a wood burning stove and French doors overlooking the gardens to the rear. Of particular note is the spacious kitchen/family room which naturally divides into sitting and dining areas together with an excellent range of oak wall and floor units with granite worktops, space for range and Miele dishwasher. The far end is a seating and dining area with delightful and south-west facing views over the terrace and gardens beyond. Also on the ground floor is a good sized utility room with glazed door to the outside, plumbing and space for a washing machine and tumble dryer and Camray 50/70 oil fired boiler.

All the four bedroom are doubles with open aspects, both at the front and rear over the gardens and of particular note is the well proportioned master bedroom with dressing area flanked by two double hanging and shelved cupboards with a further shelved cupboard, and a door to a half tiled shower room with power shower in tiled cubicle.

The property is approached from the cul-de-sac over a gravelled lane leading to the side of the property adjacent to the detached Garage (21'5 x 21'5/6.5m x 6.5m external) with two up and over doors, power and light as well as side pedestrian door. Adjacent to the garage is a timber garden shed and oil tank. To the rear of the property is a delightful terrace area with pagoda with established climbers including wisteria and rose, enclosed by a low level picket fence. Beyond which are the wonderful and magical gardens with lit pathways and well established shrubs and trees in all approximately 0.50 acres with a central wildlife pond and at the far end remnants of the former quarry. At the end is a peaceful garden Studio/Office (15'9 x 12'6/4.8m x 3.8m)on concrete base with power and light and views back to the house. A further lit gravelled path leads around the other side of the pond back to the rear of the garage which includes a timber pagoda seating area, beyond which is a greenhouse with timber and gravelled steps gently rising to a raised further area of garden with a lawn, established shrubs and trees. Overall the gardens form a delightful and very special setting for the property giving an ideal opportunity for a family garden setting. In all approximately 0.50 acres

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 October 2016

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