- Stunning Home in Central Sherborne
- 6 Bedrooms
- 4 Reception Rooms
- Beautiful Stylish Kitchen
- Renovated to Exacting Standards
- Period Features
- Gardens Extending to Around Half an Acre
Bracondale is just a few minutes' walk from central Sherborne and superbly placed for all the amenities that this most sought Abbey town has to offer. Grade II listed and of architectural and historic importance, Bracondale is believed to date from the early eighteenth century, with later additions.
The accommodation is over three floors and offers six bedrooms, superbly designed en suites and bathrooms, as well as wonderful living accommodation. The kitchen has been remodelled, with locally sourced oak worktops and a four-oven gas aga. The dining room includes beautiful original oak panelling around the bay window as well as an original fireplace. All in all, both are wonderful spaces to entertain. The house also includes a separate a wonderful sitting room and snug, a utility room and cloakroom.
The extensive gardens are of particular note - approaching over half an acre. Wonderfully planted, with patios, with a large vegetable patch and decorated with two ponds. As well as this there are cottage garden beds and lawns kept in pristine condition - premium space in Sherborne?
Additionally, this fabulous home has the benefit of off-road parking!
Sherborne has a wide range of shops, local business and facilities including a Waitrose supermarket and several restaurants. It is a vibrant and thriving Abbey town and a new arts centre "Arts Farm" and "The Paddock Project" will create an outlet for artists across all disciplines and is set to become a regional arts hub. Other towns within driving distance include the regional centre of Yeovil (5.5 miles) and the county town of Dorchester (18 miles). Sherborne has a regular mainline service to Waterloo (approximately 2.5 hours) and Castle Cary has a direct line to Paddington (approximately 90 minutes).
Bournemouth, Bristol and Exeter Airports are all easily accessible. Sherborne 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 Sherborne Prep which feeds into Sherborne Boys and Sherborne Girls. Hazlegrove Prep School, Leweston, Bryanston, Clayesmore, and the Bruton schools are within travelling distance.