South Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

££855,000 Guide

4 Bedroom Semi-Detached House For Sale

‘Camelot’ is a simply beautiful, deceptively spacious (1927 square feet), extended, semi-detached, period town house retaining many elegant character features from the period including impressive ceiling heights, full height bay windows, sash windows and period balustrades but blending these features with an eclectic mix and boasting breath-taking open-plan, contemporary living space and a huge open-plan kitchen family room with high-end bespoke DeVol kitchen. The house is enviably free from the restrictions of Grade II listing and yet in the shadow of Sherborne Abbey and the central conservation area heart of the town. The house enjoys a west-facing rear garden that catches the afternoon and evening sun, arranged for low maintenance purposes. It enjoys a good level of privacy. The house has been significantly enhanced and extended recently by the current owner with no expense spared. It stands in one of the best addresses in Sherborne – a very short walk to Sherborne town centre, Waitrose Store and Mainline railway station to London Waterloo. The property is heated via a mains gas-fired central heating system with wet under floor heating throughout the ground floor and radiators on the first floor. The house offers tremendous scope to convert the large loft area, subject to the necessary planning permission (planning permission formerly granted). The well-arranged, flexible accommodation boasts good levels of natural light and comprises entrance reception hall, large sitting room / dining room, ‘wow-factor’ open-plan kitchen / family room, utility room and ground floor WC / Cloakroom. On the first floor there is a large split-level landing area, master double bedroom with full height bay window and en-suite shower room, three further generous bedrooms and first floor family bathroom. The sought-after, historic town centre of Sherborne is on your doorstep with its superb boutique high street and cafes, restaurants, Waitrose store and independent shops plus the breath-taking Abbey, Almshouses and Sherborne's world-famous private schools. It also is a very short walk to the mainline railway station making London Waterloo in just over two hours. This property is ideal for aspiring families looking for somewhere pleasant to settle in this exceptional area. It also may appeal to the pied-a-terre or down-sizing market or letting / holiday letting market from cash buyers linked with the local schools. THIS AMAZING, UNIQUE HOME IS A RARE OPPORTUNITY FOR PURCHASE. DON'T MISS OUT!

Stone paved pathway leads to large storm porch, period mosaic tiled floor, porch light connected, glazed and panelled period front door leads to entrance reception hall.

Entrance Reception Hall – 21’10 Maximum x 6’4 Maximum
A generous greeting area providing a heart to the home, excellent ceiling heights, staircase rises to the first floor, understairs storage recess, oak flooring, underfloor heating, period panelled doors lead off the entrance hall to the main ground floor rooms.

Sitting Room / Dining Room – 27’11 Maximum x 14’10 Maximum
This huge open-plan living space is split into two areas.

Sitting Room area – Elegant ceiling heights with period style ceiling coving, full height period bay window with period sash windows to the front, bespoke plantation shutters, TV point, telephone point, oak flooring, entrance leads to dining room.

Dining Room area –
Inset contemporary log burning stove, slate hearth, oak flooring, large internal window to rear, underfloor heating in both areas.

Open-Plan Kitchen Family Room – 29’6 Maximum x 18’11 Maximum
A simply fantastic open-plan contemporary living area boasting an extensive range of bespoke DeVol kitchen units comprising quartz work surfaces and surrounds, large inset Franke stainless steel sink with mixer tap over, a range of pan drawers and cupboards under, integrated Bosch dishwasher, large stainless steel Rangemaster oven and grill with gas hob, stainless steel wall mounted cooker hood extractor fan, oak wall mounted shelving, inset ceiling lighting, retro style island unit (available by separate negotiation), Porcelanosa floor tiles, underfloor heating, recess provides space for American style fridge freezer. This amazing room enjoys a light dual aspect with three double glazed Velux ceiling windows to the side, triple glazed bespoke crittall double French doors and side lights opening on to the rear garden enjoying a westerly aspect, panelled door leads to utility room.

Utility Room – 12’5 Maximum x 6’1 Maximum
Quartz work surface and surrounds, double Belfast inset ceramic sinks, mixer tap over, a range of fitted cupboards under, integrated washing machine and tumble dryer, wall mounted shelving, inset ceiling lighting, Porcelanosa floor tiles, double glazed panelled doors to the rear, panelled door from the utility room to ground floor WC.

Ground floor WC – low level WC, ceramic wash basin over cupboard, tiled splash back, mixer tap, extractor fan, light tunnel, chrome heated towel rail.

Staircase rises from the entrance reception hall to the first-floor landing. Period balustrades. A large feature split-level landing area with study area, 26’7 Maximum x 6’4 Maximum, oak floors, excellent ceiling heights, ceiling hatch and fixed loft ladder leads to part boarded loft space with light and power connected, period panelled doors lead off the landing to the first floor rooms.

Master Bedroom – 14’11 Maximum x 11’6 Maximum
A generous double bedroom, excellent ceiling heights, full height period bay window with sash windows to the front, fitted plantation shutters, radiator, oak flooring, panelled door leads to en-suite shower room.

En-suite Shower Room – A contemporary white suite comprising fitted low level WC, wash basin in work surface with cupboards under, mixer tap, double sized glazed shower cubicle with ceiling mounted rains shower, separate hand held shower unit, decorative tiled surrounds, contemporary wall mounted radiator, wall mounted cabinets, shaver light and point, under floor heating, extractor fan.

Bedroom Two – 11’7 Maximum x 10’5 Maximum
A generous second double bedroom, sash window to the rear, radiator, recess provides space for free standing wardrobe, TV point.

Bedroom Three – 12’7 Maximum x 12’7 Maximum
A third double bedroom, sash window to the rear, radiator, oak floors.

Bedroom Four – 9’3 Maximum x 7’5 Maximum
Period sash window to the front, radiator, oak floors.

Family Bathroom – 10’2 Maximum x 8’2 Maximum
A contemporary white bathroom suite comprising fitted low level WC, wall mounted wash basin with mixer tap over cupboard, double sized glazed cubicle with ceiling mounted shower, panelled bath, wash window to the side with bespoke fitted shutters, wall mounted bespoke contemporary radiator, inset ceiling lighting, extractor fan, shaver light and point.

Outside
At the front of the property, there is a garden measuring 8’2 in depth x 23’3 in width. This pretty front garden is laid to paving and enclosed by miniature brick walls with period wrought iron railings, there are a variety of flower beds, topiary, mature plants and shrubs, paved pathway leads to large storm porch with outside light, area to store wheelie bins and recycling containers, timber gate gives access to a side area.

Side area laid to paving, two infrared security lights, side pathway leads to main rear garden.

Rear garden – 24’1 in depth x 23’7 in width
A fantastic rear garden arranged for low maintenance purposes, enjoying a westerly aspect and the afternoon sun - quite the suntrap! The rear garden is laid mainly to slate paving, outside tap, outside power point, outside lighting, the rear offers a good degree of privacy and enclosed by a mixture of timber fencing and natural stone walls.

Tenure: Freehold

South Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9
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