Blandford St Mary, Blandford Forum, DT11 9NA

£1,400,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 7
This elegant and substantial eighteenth century Georgian period home offers 7 bedrooms three reception rooms and three bathrooms as well as double garaging and vaulted cellar. This superb home has recently undergone a complete programme of refurbishment in conjunction with an interior design company.

Littleton House is Grade II Listed and forms the major central part of this building constructed of colour wash brick beneath tiled roofs. The main house dates from the late 18th century with some later additions made in the 19th century. The property occupies a large plot set in beautifully landscaped grounds.

The ground floor accommodation includes an impressive central doorway at the top of a flight of stone steps with porch columns giving the house an imposing entrance. Stunning entrance hallway, drawing room, sitting room, dining room and cloakroom. The impressive kitchen/breakfast room has been fitted with a bespoke kitchen with large Island unit, granite worktops and quality fitted appliances.

There are 7 bedrooms arranged over two floors with the Master suite including a dressing room and luxurious en suite bathroom with two further bedrooms and fully fitted home office overlooking the garden. The versatile second floor has three further bedrooms, bathroom, studio and office/snug (ideal for a teenager/guest suite).

The house retains many original features including flagstone floors, paneled doors, sash windows and shutters, high ceilings with cornicing and exceptional staircase with open balustrade.

Externally a sweeping driveway leads to parking and double garage. The gardens are landscaped with attractive sun terrace and various mature raised beds and borders and lawn areas with numerous shrubs and trees all set within an imposing high brick wall with timber gate in the wall leading to further area where the current owners have chickens/ducks and raised vegetable beds.

SPECIFICATION

• Approximately 4000 sq ft over three floors

• Recently undergone a complete refurbishment in conjunction with an interior design company

• Seven bedrooms, three reception rooms

• Three stylish bathrooms

• Fully fitted home office overlooking the garden

• Sweeping driveway leading to double garage

• Impressive central doorway and reception hall

• Stunning fitted kitchen/breakfast room with cellar

• Master bedroom with dressing room and en suite bathroom

• Intruder alarm system/fibre broadband

• Beautiful landscaped gardens

The amenities of Blandford are nearby where there are a variety of shops, educational and recreational facilities which include supermarkets, public houses, churches and hotels. Sporting facilities in the area include fishing on the river Stour (subject to permit), water sports on the Dorset coastline and golf at Blandford, Sherborne and Yeovil. Communications in the area include the A31 which can be joined at Wimborne, providing the route to London/Home Counties and mainline railway services at Sherborne, Tisbury, Gillingham and Salisbury with a regular service to London Waterloo.

There are several excellent independent schools in the area including Claysmore, Bryanston and Canford.

AGENTS NOTES: The heating system, mains and appliances have not been tested by Hearnes Estate Agents. Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive.

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