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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Bute House, Long Street, Sherborne, DT9

Sold STC £270,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Sitting Room
  • Kitchen
  • Bathroom
  • Utility Area
  • Parking

Full description

A Grade II Listed two bedroom town house close to the Abbey with garden and parking. No onward chain.

1 Bute House is one of three properties created out of one historic, Grade II Listed town centre dwelling that fronts onto one of the most prestigious streets in the historic Abbey town of Sherborne, while having the advantage of rear access for both parking and gardens. 1 Bute House forms part of the main mid 19th century building benefiting from wonderful Georgian architectural details to include sash windows and excellent ceiling heights. Access to 1 Bute House is granted via a communal entrance way which provides access to both 1 and 2 Bute House with rear access to the gardens, parking and 3 Bute House respectively. Internal accommodation is bright and spacious with the principal reception room being particularly well proportioned with good ceiling heights enhancing the feeling space with focal feature marble fireplace and sash window with secondary glazing to the front. The property has recently undergone a thorough programme of refurbishment with a new fitted kitchen comprising a comprehensive range of base and wall units, integrated electric oven hob and extractor over, plumbing for dishwasher and space for fridge/freezer. The kitchen is filled with natural light having a rear outlook over the decking and gardens with additional Velux roof lights and access to a clever utility area providing further plumbing for white goods, worktops, ceramic sink and pedestrian door communal entrance hallway. A stairway and separate lift access to the first floor provides access to the bedroom accommodation with a particularly generous principal bedroom with a beautiful feature sash window and high ceilings. The second bedroom would make an ideal study with single proportions and the landing has been configured to provide additional storage space with fitted wardrobes and ease of access to the wet room, fully tiled with walk-in shower, tiled panelled bath, heated towel rails, vanity sink unit and WC. The property has been fitted with gas central heating and secondary glazing fitted to the front facing sash windows.

All main services are available.

Agents Note
Please note that number 1 Bute House owns the Freehold title of the entrance hallway and rear entrance to Bute House with the residents of 2 & 3 Bute House having right of access.

1 Bute House lies to the centre of the historic Abbey town of Sherborne within level walking distance of many of the towns amenities which include the Abbey, a main line train station, three doctors surgeries, two supermarkets and a comprehensive range of shops, public houses and restaurants. 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 schooling. Communication links are good with the main line station 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.

Access to Bute House can be granted via the welcoming entrance hallway from Long Street or to the rear of the property where vehicular access can be granted through The Maltings development. 1 Bute House benefits from its own manageable garden with an area of decking from which to entertain and a small area of level lawn with that precious of all Sherborne commodities, two off street parking places.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 October 2017

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