5 bedroom detached house for sale

Water Street, Berwick St. John, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7

Guide Price £1,100,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial detached property
  • Three cottages/annexes
  • Holiday letting business potential
  • Sought after village
  • Useful range of outbuildings
  • Peaceful location

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A substantial detached Grade II listed property with three cottages, outbuildings and generous gardens situated in the sought after village of Berwick St John.

Location

The house sits on the edge of the peaceful village of Berwick St John with attractive period houses and cottages which are surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the upper Chalke Valley. Berwick St John is within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, offering extensive walking and riding opportunities.

The A354 provides access to the New Forest via the A31, where there are further opportunities to ride and walk within this National Park. In addition, the south coast is approximately 32 miles south of Easton Farm, offering a wide range of water sports.

Within the village is the pretty parish church of St John and the popular and highly regarded pub, The Talbot Inn. The village of Ludwell is approximately 3 miles away, where there is a well-regarded, award winning village shop and butcher. Shaftesbury and Gillingham cater for most daily requirements and are both within easy reach.

The Cathedral city of Salisbury offers a wider range of cultural, shopping and entertainment facilities including several theatres, a cinema and a City Hall. Tisbury is about 7 miles away with a railway station providing direct services to London Waterloo in about an hour and fifty minutes.

The local area has a variety of outstanding schools, both private and state. There are excellent primary schools in the nearby villages of both Broad Chalke and Wardour whilst Salisbury offers very good Grammar Schools for both girls and boys. There are numerous prep schools in the area including Port Regis, Clayesmore, Sandroyd, Chafyn Grove and Salisbury Cathedral School. At senior level there is Godolphin, St Marys Shaftesbury, Bryanston, Clayesmore and Sherborne.

Description

Easton Farm is a handsome detached Grade II listed country house that is situated in a peaceful and elevated position within this extremely popular Wiltshire village.

The accommodation is well-arranged with many of the rooms offering excellent proportions. The welcoming reception hall provides access to three generous reception rooms, a drawing room with an open fire, a dining room with an inglenook fireplace fitted with a wood-burning stove and a sitting/games room. The kitchen opens into a breakfast room on one side offering an excellent space for informal dining, there is a large and useful larder beyond the kitchen as well as a boot room, utility room and shower room. On the lower ground floor there are three useful cellar rooms.

On the first floor there is a landing and hallway that leads to five generous bedrooms and a family bathroom; a further staircase provides access to three attic rooms that could be converted into additional bedrooms if required.

OUTSIDE
The property is surrounded by pretty and private gardens which offer plenty of space and have a variety of mature hedging, trees and shrubs surrounding and interspersed; there are a useful range of outbuildings used for a workshop and storage.

COTTAGES
Easton Farm benefits from three additional two-bedroom cottages that currently form a holiday let business but they could easily become an annexe or annexes to the main house. Anyone that is interested in the holiday letting business should contact the selling agent for further details.

Square Footage: 4,859 sq ft

Directions

From Salisbury head west on the a30 through Wilton and towards Shaftesbury. Shortly after passing the Ansty farm shop turn left signposted to Alvediston and Berwick St. John; once in the village of Berwick St. John turn into Water Street directly opposite The Talbot public house and the entrance to Easton Farm is immediately in front of you. Proceed up the drive and parking is in front of the property.


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Added on Rightmove:
03 August 2018

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Nearest station

  • Tisbury (4.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Salisbury

Rolfes House, 60 Milford Street, Salisbury, SP1 2BP

01722 688041 Local call rate

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