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6 bedroom house for sale

Newland, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

Guide Price £1,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 3 reception rooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Private Parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Dating from the late 18th to mid 19th century and named after a barn, which once stood in its grounds but has since been demolished, the house is an attractive and substantial Grade II listed townhouse which is well presented and has two storeys with a suite of attic rooms.

The house has retained many period features including sash windows, fireplaces, working shutters and ornate coving in the principal reception rooms downstairs. The property has excellent ceiling heights throughout, which combined with a south facing front elevation and tall sash windows create a light and airy feeling. It has an attractive entrance hall, with a Victorian tiled floor and an elegant, period staircase rising to the first floor. There are three reception rooms, all facing south. The drawing room is particularly striking and is well proportioned, with lovely cornicing and original fireplace. The dining room is also a good size, with a fine fireplace and a serving hatch through to the kitchen. The kitchen/breakfast room has windows on two sides making it light and airy. On the first floor are the large master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, the guest bedroom with en-suite shower room, three further bedrooms and the family bathroom. On the second floor is a suite of attic rooms incorporating a further double bedroom with a walk-through sitting room and a large store room.
To one side of the house there is vehicular access to the rear onto a cobbled parking area, with room for several cars. the coach house has been converted to provide garaging for two cars, with a wine store and extensive storage on the first floor. There is a pretty walled garden which comprises an area of lawn bisected by a gravel path and fringed with herbaceous borders.


Sherborne (Waterloo 2.25 hours). Yeovil 5.5 miles. Wincanton/A303 9 miles. Castle Cary (Paddington 1.5 hours) 12 miles. Dorchester 18 miles.
The house is about 10 minutes' walk to the main shopping street, where there are a wide range of shops, local businesses and facilities including a Waitrose supermarket. Other towns within driving distance include the regional centre of Yeovil (5.5 miles) and the county town of Dorchester (18 miles). Sherborne also has an excellent range of schools with two primary schools within the town, both feeding to The Gryphon School for secondary education. Private schools in the area include the Sherborne schools, Leweston, Hazlegrove and the Bruton schools. Sherborne has a regular mainline service to Waterloo taking about 2.5 hours and there is a fast train service from Castle Cary (12 miles) to Paddington, which takes about 90 minutes. Bournemouth, Bristol and Exeter Airports are all easily accessible.


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Added on Rightmove:
12 April 2019

Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (0.4 mi)
  • Thornford (4.0 mi)
  • Yeovil Pen Mill (4.5 mi)
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Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Sherborne (0.4 mi)
  • Thornford (4.0 mi)
  • Yeovil Pen Mill (4.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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