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4 bedroom house for sale

Horsecastles Lane, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

Sold STC £395,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Utility Room
  • Wc
  • Bathroom
  • Garage
  • Gardens

Full description

A much loved four bedroom family home well presented with integral garage, large gardens and much scope for extension and modernisation. Offered with no onward chain. EPC Band F.

The property is well positioned on Horsecastles Lane, a sought after location within around half a mile level walk along the footpath to Sherborne town centre in less than 15 minutes. The property is an attractive well proportioned home with the plot size a particular feature of the property, giving a generous private south facing rear garden along with a front area of garden lending much scope to create additional parking if so required.

Upon entering the property it is immediately apparent that accommodation is light and spacious with a welcoming entrance hallway, with seasoned wooden floor, providing access to all living areas to include a dual aspect principal sitting room centred around an attractive fireplace with gas coal-effect fire, garden views and doors leading onto the rear garden. The property benefits from a further reception room overlooking the garden currently used as the dining room. Returning to the hallway access is provided to a useful cloakroom and the kitchen complete with a range of base and wall units with worktops over, sink and drainer unit again with outlook towards the gardens, service hatch to dining room and door to rear lobby, utility area with plumbing for washing machine, an integral garage and gardens. The kitchen and dining room could easily be merged into one open plan contemporary living space with much scope to also extend to the rear of the property. There is an original working fireplace in the sitting room where a wood burning stove or open fireplace could be reinstated if so desired.

Upstairs the sleeping accommodation is generous with a light and airy landing with four bedrooms, three double, benefiting from fitted wardrobes and served by a family bathroom complete with a Shanks coloured suite with tiled surround, WC, pedestal sink unit, wooden panelled bath with electric shower over. The property is well presented with the benefit of gas fired central heating and double glazing and low maintenance fascias, soffits and barge boarding.

Horsecastles Lane is a particularly sought after residential area lying to the west of the historic Abbey town of Sherborne. Sherborne provides a comprehensive range of amenities including the Abbey, a main line station, a Waitrose and a Sainsburys and a good selection of schools, shops, public houses and restaurants. The local regional centre of Yeovil lies within short drive and with Sherborne provides an excellent range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area with golf clubs at both Sherborne and Yeovil while the region is well known for both its public and privately funded schools. Communications links are good with a main line station at Sherborne linking directly with London Waterloo while road links are along the A303 joined at Wincanton giving swift access to London and the Home Counties along the M3, M25 route.

To the front of the property, quietly tucked away at the end of a no through road, providing access to the integral garage together with pedestrian access to the property surrounded by generous front garden with level lawn and mature shrub and floral borders. This area of garden offers much scope for a further area of driveway parking if so required. Side access leads to the rear of the property where there is a fully enclosed garden which is made up of a generous, spacious sun terrace adjoining the rear elevations with steps up to a good area of lawn bordered by mature hedging giving much privacy, along with well stocked borders with greenhouse.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 September 2017

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