An elegant nine room apartment within an imposing Georgian country house enjoying a private garden, double garage and parking, all within 5.5 miles of Sherborne.
Holnest Park House is a fine Georgian Grade II Listed property which originally was the hunting lodge for the Sawbridge-Erle-Drax family. In the 1950s the property was sympathetically restored and converted by English Heritage into six individual apartments, which retain many of the building's original features.
Apartment 3A, one of the largest in the house, is a comfortable nine room apartment set over two floors of approximately 3,000 sq.ft, benefiting from excellent natural light. The apartment is entered on the ground floor with stairs leading to the first floor with attractive high ceilings.
There are 3 well proportioned reception rooms, all enjoying delightful views over the gardens and parkland to the front and rear of the house. The drawing and sitting room both have working fireplaces. The large dining rooms is open plan to the kitchen which offers;
Wall and floor units
Wooden worktops incorporating 1.5 bowl sink
Electrolux Four Ring Electric Hob
AEG Extractor Hood and Double Oven
Breakfast bar with cupboards and drawers below
Utility Room with;
Worktop with sink and cupboard below
Plumbing and space for washing machine and dryer
Shelved linen cupboard
Shower in tiled cubicle
Heated towel rail and WC.
An internal staircase leads to the second floor bedrooms, where the master bedroom suite benefits from a bathroom and dressing area. There are three further bedrooms and a family bathroom.
GARDENS AND GROUNDS
3A Holnest Park enjoys a private, sheltered garden with open views across the countryside. The garden is approximately 0.33 of an acre, and is mainly laid to lawn with mature trees, flower beds, a small dry pond and a summerhouse.
Holnest Park House is approached along a private drive which leads to the front of the property with a large gravelled turning circle and parking area. A magnificent feature at the front of the property is the grand water fountain which came from the Great Exhibition. Apartment 3A has four designated parking spaces adjacent to the property, and a double garage.