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Sherborne House, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3JG

11,655 sq. ft. | POA

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 11,655 sq ft (1,082 sq m)
  • Use class orders: B1 Business and D1 Non-Residential Institutions

Letting information:

Letting type: Commercial

Key features

  • Located in the heart of the historic market town of Sherborne
  • Re developed for commercial use
  • Within the town centre
  • Adjacent to the main public car parks
  • Listed Grade 1 under the Planning Act 1990
  • Terrace overlooking the rear gardens
  • Gallery/retail area
  • Self-contained office suites
  • Modern extension
  • Lift to all floors

Full description

Sherborne House, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3JG

For Commercial Use Office / Studio / Gallery to Let - 11,655 Sq Ft - POA

Please Contact Chesters Commercial For Further Information

Location:

The property is located in the heart of the historic market town of Sherborne, famous for its Public Schools, Abbey and Castles. Formerly Lord Digbys School for Girls the building is being re developed for commercial use by Redcliffe Homes. The house enjoys an elevated position behind an imposing brick wall within the town centre overlooking Paddock Gardens and adjacent to the main public car parks.

Description:

The building is listed Grade 1 under the Planning Act 1990. Believed to date from 1720 the house was designed for Henry Seymour Portman by Benjamin Bastard. The staircase and entrance hall have renowned Baroque mural paintings by Sir James Thornhill, depicting the myth of Meleager, Atlanta and the hunt of the Calydonian boar, Diana on the ceiling and grisaille painting lower down the walls. The house is 3 storeys with a central rusticated portico. The interior provides a fine series of early C18 panelled rooms.

Accommodation:

The building is being redeveloped to provide on the ground floor a self-contained gallery/retail area within the Tudor Wing with a terrace overlooking the rear gardens. The remainder of the accommodation comprises self-contained office suites. A modern extension at the rear provides for a communal entrance foyer servicing the office suites with a lift to all floors.

Accommodation:  Square Foot:  
Gallery - Ground  2,961  
Office - Ground  2,497  
Gallery - First  1,420  
Office - First  2,442  
Office - Second  2,335  

There is limited on site car parking togetrher with landscaped grounds and gardens.

Consideration will be given to occupiers looking to acquire part or the the whole of the property. The building would be ideal as a corporate headquarters.

Planning:

The first and second floors have consent for Use Class B1 (business use) and the ground floor D1/B1 use (non residential institution/ business use).

Tenure and Terms:

The accommodation is offered on a leasehold basis either as a whole or in part. Rent on application.

Viewing:

Please contact Chesters Commercial Ltd for further information.

More information from this agent

Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (0.5 mi)
  • Thornford (3.9 mi)
  • Yeovil Pen Mill (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Chesters Commercial Ltd, Yeovil

First Floor, Motivo House, Bluebell Road, Yeovil, BA20 2FG

01935 589049 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (0.5 mi)
  • Thornford (3.9 mi)
  • Yeovil Pen Mill (4.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Chesters Commercial Ltd, Yeovil

First Floor, Motivo House, Bluebell Road, Yeovil, BA20 2FG

01935 589049 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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