The Old School Place, Sherborne, DT9

Under Offer ££775,000 Guide

Key Features

5 Bedrooms
Former Grade II Listed School
Elegant Period Features
Versatile Accommodation
Ample Parking and Gardens
Excellent Town Centre Location

About This Property

A splendid Grade II listed converted former school building combining elegant period features and exceptional contemporary features, all located within the very heart of Sherborne. Garden & Private Parking. EPC Exempt.

Headmaster’s House forms a significant portion of a former Grade II listed primary school, part of a sympathetic redevelopment of this character building into a select number of individual homes. The current owner has improved the home to an exceptionally high standard, offering a truly unique and attractive proposition. The property is built of stone elevations under a clay tiled roof with high dormer windows. There is a focal Gothic styled window on the rear elevation which really does provide a statement to the open plan sitting/dining room. The accommodation comprises a large entrance hall with engineered oak flooring, cupboards and main staircase rising. The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of bespoke wall and base units incorporating twin bowl Belfast sink, polished granite worktops, integrated Neff electric oven with hob and extractor hood over, utility room with wall and base units, and plumbing for white goods. Plant room with gas fired boiler, and water softener. Cloakroom. Principal sitting/dining room with vaulted ceiling forming part of the original main school room, contemporary focal woodburner, ornate Gothic window with window shutters and blinds, door to the rear garden, access up via a staircase to a mezzanine study/reception area which also has direct access to the master bedroom suite. On the ground floor there are two double bedrooms and a shower room. The first floor provides the master bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, dressing room with range of fitted wardrobes and cupboards and an ensuite shower room, two further double bedrooms and a family shower room.

Old School Place is conveniently located to the southwest of the centre of the centre of the historic Abbey town of Sherborne within level walking distance of many of the towns amenities which include the Abbey, a main line station, two doctors surgeries, two supermarkets and a good selection of restaurants, public houses and shops. the local regional centre of Yeovil lies within comfortable motoring distance and provides with Sherborne an excellent range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area with golf courses and both Sherborne and Yeovil while the region is well known for its schools which of course include the Sherborne Schools themselves.. Transport links are good along the A303 join at Wincanton giving swift access to the London and the Home Counties along the M3, M25 route.

The property is approached off Old School Place with brick paved private parking and space for 3-4 cars. Adjacent to this there is a small, walled paved terrace and store area. On the southern side of the property there is a small paved courtyard accessed through a wrought iron gate with a number of climbers, this is also accessed via a ground floor bedroom. The main area of garden lies at the rear and has been beautifully landscaped with lawn, box hedging and private seating area.

Services: All mains services. Gas fired central heating. Council tax Band G.
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