Detached period cottage in North Wootton,Nr Sherborne | Lodestone Property

Detached period cottage in North Wootton,Nr Sherborne

Guide Price £750,000 Sold
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Address: Pound Cottage - North Wootton
Town/City: Sherborne
Postcode: DT9 5JW

County: Dorset
Sale Type: Sold
Ref: #10973830

Property Summary

Pound Cottage is a superb detached period house which has been the subject of a tasteful scheme of refurbishment and extension over the past 5 years.

This splendid house is ideal for the family with children at one of the excellent local schools looking for a country home on the edge of a sought after hamlet near Sherborne with views of rolling Dorset countryside.

The property is entered via a porch leading into the entrance hall with limestone tiled floor which leads to the sitting room with fireplace and wood burning stove and log store which is a great room for relaxing after a long country walk.Behind this room is a cloakroom and the essential playroom/office/home office.

You then go through into the snug /dining room with step leading to the feature room of the house which is the superb open plan kitchen/family room which will undoubtedly be the hub of this incredible house and a great place for all the family to socialise in. It has limestone tiled flooring, good range of fitted cupboards, drawers and appliances including, oven,hob and dish washer. There is also an island unit as well as stunning rural views and doors to the rear terrace and gardens.From the kitchen is a very useful utility room with dual sink and a cloak/boot rack ideal for lots of muddy boots, wet coats and wet dogs.

On the first floor the master bedroom has some fantastic rural views and a en-suite bathroom with double shower and a walk-in wardrobe.Bedroom 2 has an en suite bathroom and deep wardrobe.There are 2 further bedrooms and a family bathroom, most of the rooms have far-reaching views. There is oil fired central heating radiators and sealed unit double glazing throughout.


Pound Cottage is approached via gates leading to a gravelled parking area with adjacent timber outbuilding.There is also parking for several vehicles to the front .

The Gardens

The gardens include a paved terrace, essential for those summer evenings entertaining your friends and family. There are sweeping lawns, mature trees, well stocked beds and borders.Kitchen garden with young fruit trees and raised beds,flower meadow and a small area of woodland. The gardens abbut open farmland on two borders.Total area approx 2/3rds of an acre.


Pound Cottage sits on the edge of the hamlet of North Wootton. The nearby villages of Alweston and Longburton both have public houses. The historic Abbey town of Sherborne has a wide range of shopping. cultural and recreational facilities including Waitrose supermarket, independent shops, boutiques, public houses, variety of restaurants ,doctors surgeries, small hospital and a library.The fashionable town of Bruton in Somerset also has excellent facilities including the Hauser and Werth gallery. A wider variety of amenities are available at the larger regional centres of Yeovil, Salisbury or Bath. There are excellent communications nearby including the A303 at Sparkford, mainline railway station at Sherborne with a regular service to London Waterloo. There are also independent schools nearby including Sherborne Prep, Sherborne School for Boys, Sherborne School for Girls and Leweston all of which are an easy commute from this house.


From Sherborne take the A3030 in an easterly direction and you will find Pound Cottage on your right hand side as you enter the hamlet.


Mains water, electricity. private drainage.

Local Authority: Dorset District Council

Tenure: Freehold

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  • Ref: 10973830
  • Type: House
  • Availability: Sold
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Reception Rooms: 2
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • Delightful cottage in hamlet of North Wootton
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • Superb kitchen /family room
  • Sitting room with log burner
  • Dining room
  • Study and utility room
  • Oil fired central heating and sealed unit double glazing
  • Gardens with ample parking
  • Attractive rural views
Guide Price £750,000
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