A most interesting and stylish centrally located property in an unique mews style setting with the rare combination of Town Centre convenience, a quiet private location and parking.
The Old Post Office is a grade II listed home with a wealth of character and charm in every room offering a versatile living space to enjoy. This house would certainly suit someone looking for the unusual and unique.
The property has an interesting past having been a Bakers, Clock Makers and latterly a Post Office.The old sorting office is now a first floor Studio / Sitting room with a high vaulted ceiling and glazed roof panels making the room particularly light.
An impressive solid wooden front door leads to the main sitting room with double doors through to the dining room. Carefully placed arches allow you to look through the open doors from one end of the house to the other framing the garden to the rear. The dining room is then open plan to the kitchen which overlooks the garden. From the kitchen a utility room and lobby lead to a delightful garden room. In addition there is also a study on the ground floor.
The first floor has a central reception room which fills the first floor with light and is currently being used as an artist's studio. To one side is the master bedroom, with dressing room and bathroom all overlooking the garden to the rear. There are two further bedrooms and a large shower room which have in the past been configured to provide a self-contained flat accessed via a separate stair case.
The gardens are a real oasis in the heart of the town centre which have been skillfully planned to create several different areas. There is a wonderful courtyard with flagstone flooring and steps up to a rose arch tunnel. To the side of the garden room there is a sunken terrace ideal for alfresco dining and catching the last of the evening sun. The lawn is flanked by a raised bed.
Beyond the garden there is a shingled area suitable for parking for 2-3 cars.
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"A stylish home with a wealth of character in an unique mews style setting in the centre of town."