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Portman Square, Sherborne

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Situated on the exclusive Portman Square in the former grounds of Sherborne House, this stunning period-style, natural stone home simply has to be viewed internally to be appreciated. Boasting a main reception room measuring 21'11 x 16'3 and a 'wow-factor' kitchen breakfast room measuring 18'8 x 13'3, this home has well a designed layout and good flow of natural light. Sympathetic, stylish touches include period-style double glazed sash windows, good ceiling heights and moulded skirting boards and architraves. The property comes with a private, west facing rear garden arranged for low-maintenance purposes and one allocated parking space in a gated residents courtyard at the side. It enjoys lovely outlooks over Portman Square at the front. Portman Square is only moments from the local Waitrose Store and Cheap Street with its bustling out-and-about culture and a superb selection of boutique shops, artisan bakeries, independent cafes and great gastro-pubs. The breath-taking, historic Abbey and Alms Houses are nearby. The house is a ten minute walk to the mainline railway station in the centre of Sherborne, making London Waterloo in just over two hours directly without changing your seat. INTERNAL INSPECTION OF THIS FANTASTIC, EXCLUSIVE PROPERTY COMES HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

Double glazed period style front door leads to

A nice reception hall space. Moulded skirting boards and architraves. Radiator. Timber effect flooring. Door leads to storage cupboard housing meters.
Doors lead off the entrance reception hall to

LOUNGE/DINING ROOM – 21'11 x 16'3
A huge main reception room enjoying a good degree of natural light with two sets of double glazed double French doors leading to the rear garden with double glazed windows surrounding. Enjoying a westerly aspect and views over the rear garden. Moulded skirting boards and architraves. TV Point. Two radiators. Telephone point.

A fantastically proportioned kitchen breakfast room enjoying a range of cream Shaker-style Nobilia german kitchen units comprising of timber effect work surface and surrounds with inset stainless steel sink bowl and drainer unit. Mixer tap over. Inset electric induction hob. Inset stainless steel electric eye level double oven and grill. A range of drawers and cupboards under. Space and plumbing for washing machine. Integrated fridge. Integrated freezer. Integrated dishwasher. A range of wall mounted cupboards with concealed lighting. Wall mounted stainless steel cooker hood extractor fan, radiator. Ceramic tiled floor. Full height period-style box window to the front with period style double glazed sash windows enjoying an easterly aspect and the morning sun. Inset feature ceiling lighting. Moulded skirting boards and architraves. TV Point. Telephone point.

Double doors (perfect for wheelchair access) from the entrance reception hall gives level access to

Fitted cloakroom. Fitted low level WC. Wall mounted wash basin. Tiled surrounds. Wall mounted chrome heated towel rail. Extractor fan.

Please note the ground floor of this house enjoys wide door ways and accesses ideal for wheelchair and mobility access.

Staircase rises from the ground floor entrance reception hall to first floor landing. Moulded skirting boards and architraves, radiator. Door leads to airing cupboard housing pressurised hot water cylinder. Slatted shelving.
Doors lead off the first floor landing to

MASTER BEDROOM 12'7 x 12'2
A generous master bedroom with double glazed period sash window to the rear enjoying a westerly aspect and the morning sun. Fitted black out blind. Radiator. Moulded skirting boards and architraves. TV point. Telephone point. Two sets of double doors lead to built in wardrobe hanging space with storage above. Door leads from master bedroom to

An ultra modern white suite comprising of fitted low level WC. Ceramic wash basin on wash stand with cupboard under. Tiled surround. Double glazed shower cubicle with wall mounted rains shower and separate hand held unit. Wall mounted chrome heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Shaver point. Timber effect flooring. Double glazed period style sash window to the rear.

BEDROOM 2 12'7 x 8'11
A second double or twin bedroom with period style double glazed sash window to the front and pleasant views across the square. Fitted black out blind. Moulded skirting boards and architraves.

A fitted white suite comprising of low level WC. Wall mounted ceramic wash basin. Panel bath with shower tap arrangement over. Tiled surrounds. Wall mounted chrome heated towel rail. Extractor fan. Inset feature ceiling lighting. Double glazed period style sash window to the front.

Staircase rises from the first floor landing to the second floor landing.
Door leads to generous storage cupboard space with light and power connected.

BEDROOM 3 – 15'7 x 13'11 (maximum into recess)
A third generous double bedroom with period style double glazed sash window to the rear enjoying a westerly aspect and the afternoon sun. This window enjoys views across Portman Place to hills beyond. Fitted black out blind. Moulded skirting boards and architraves. TV Point. Radiator. Double doors leads to built in wardrobe cupboard space. Doors leads to eaves cupboard storage space. Hatch to loft.

At the front of the property, a brick paved pathway leads to the front door. Outside lighting. The property opens directly onto Portman Square, enjoying ornamental cherry trees and box hedging. At the side of the property there is a walled courtyard area providing residents parking. This property comes with one allocated parking space. There is informal, temporary residents parking at front of the property on the square.

At the rear of the property, there is a west facing private garden measuring approximately 26'9x22'4. The rear garden is well enclosed by period red brick walling and timber panelled fencing. There is an extensive paved patio area with outside lighting and outside tap. Steps lead down to area laid to paving and easy lawn. The lawn area enjoys woodchip borders and a selection of mature plants and shrubs. Latch door leads to brick built storage outhouse perfect for storing bicycles and wheelie bins. The rear garden has rear access along a rear pathway leading from Portman Place.

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11 April 2017


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