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Stunning Detached Grade 2* Listed House With Annexe In Frome

£1,150,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive Grade 2* Listed Residence
  • Self Contained Annexe Attached
  • Parking For Several Vehicles
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Excellent Town Centre Location
  • Wonderful Symmetrical Architecture

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

DESCRIPTION Market House is a Grade II* listed townhouse, situated in the heart of the historic Somerset town of Frome. As the name implies, the property once adjoined the market yard now given over to the town's library, the restored Cheese and Grain building and parking.


The property has been sympathetically restored by the previous owners and the end result is an interesting and comfortable home that manages to combine both contemporary designs and historic features to engaging effect.
 

THE ACCOMMODATION A large entrance hall opens into the house with a sitting room to the left hand-side and a wood-burning stove taking centre stage. There is a second reception room with a stone fireplace which leads through to the inner hall, the dining room and onto the kitchen. The kitchen/family room offers extensive windows to the side and rear, half glazed French doors leading to the paved area of the garden and a green slate floor. There are handmade solid wood wall and floor units with limed oak finish and white granite work surfaces, integrated fridge, dishwasher, microwave and pull-out shelving for kitchen equipment/ingredients. There is also a built-in Aga cooker, finished in red with extractor above. 'Neff' double gas hob, double French farmhouse porcelain sinks with stainless steel mixer taps and single drinking water tap. Part of the room is given over to a family room/study area and includes matching study dresser with desk, drawers, cupboards and shelves over, exposed beams and a circular window to rear. Under floor heating and steps to the utility room with half glazed door to side. Within the utility there is a teak work surface and drainer, an extensive range of cupboards to one wall, cupboard containing a radiator for airing clothes, plumbing for washing machine and extraction for tumble dryer. 'Worcester' combination gas boiler. The utility also has a ladder leading to a gallery, suitable as a study/storage area with window to side and Velux window. Under floor heating. There is a separate WC with window to rear.

The upper floors of the house are accessed by two separate staircases. The master bedroom is a fantastic size and enjoys a dressing area in addition to an en-suite bathroom. There are four further bedrooms, three of which are comfortable double rooms. There is also a second-floor sitting room and a shower room.

 

THE ANNEXE ACCOMMODATION To one side of the property the former coach house has been converted to an annexe, this is currently separate to the house, but there is a connecting door if access from the house is required.

The accommodation is well proportioned and extremely well appointed throughout. On the ground floor there is a good size living room, an impressive kitchen/breakfast room overlooking the gardens and a double bedroom currently used as a second reception room. On the first floor there is a large double bedroom, a single bedroom and a bathroom.



 

OUTSIDE To the front of the property there is a gravelled garden with a pair of Bath stone pillars and stone boundary wall. To one side there is the vehicle access leading to parking for several vehicles, laid to paving and brick with an outside tap and Belfast sink for vehicle washing. There is a pair of iron gates leading to the large courtyard that adjoins the annexe/rear of the house. Beyond this there is a garden on two levels with lawned areas and a terrace which lies immediately to the rear of the kitchen/family room enjoying views across the town. A variety of flowers, mature shrubs and trees, stone flower beds, an ornamental pond, a garden store and bordered by stone walls. 

LOCATION Frome is a historic market town with many notable buildings and features the highest number of listed buildings in Somerset. Frome offers a range of shopping facilities, a leisure centre, several cafés, a choice of pubs, hospital and medical centre, local junior, middle and senior schools, several theatres and a cinema. Bath and Bristol are within commuting distance, and the local railway station connects at Westbury for London, Paddington. 


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Added on Rightmove:
02 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Frome (0.6 mi)
  • Dilton Marsh (5.0 mi)
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6 The Bridge, Frome, BA11 1AR

01373 597010 Local call rate

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6 The Bridge, Frome, BA11 1AR

01373 597010 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Frome (0.6 mi)
  • Dilton Marsh (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cooper & Tanner, Frome

6 The Bridge, Frome, BA11 1AR

01373 597010 Local call rate

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