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The propertyt is a Grade l Listed house of Hamstone construction with stone mullion windows. This historic property was originally the priest's house to St Margaret's Church; where today's winter drawing room can be found was the original hall and lodgings of the priests house and the first floor study the bed chamber. The house eventually became Crown Property belonging to Henry VIII who sold it to Sir William Petre. Later additions include the oriel which was added in around 1530 and is now a library and office with stairs giving access to the first floor study and principle bedroom suite. The house was taken over for the next 250 years by the Napper family in 1556 where further additions and alterations shaped the property as to what it is today. The Napper coat of arms can still be found over the front door.
The main access to the property is from St. Margaret's Road with electronic gates leading to a beautiful walled front garden with circular driveway leading to a large triple garage. There are landscaped gardens to the rear and side of the house and large sun terrace and hard tennis court. Separate electronic gated vehicular access to the rear leads to exterior utility area,a further triple garage suitable for stabling or outbuildings with power, water tank and drainage.
Standing immediately adjacent to St.Margaret's Church within the village of Tintinhull. The house is set behind a walled front garden with gated entrance. To the rear a Lime tree avenue separates approximately 18-20 acres of pasture. Tintinhull is approximately 4 miles from the town of Yeovil and has good road links with the A303 offering good access to London and the West Country. The M5 is approximately 20 miles distant at Junction 25 Taunton. Mainline railway stations are at Yeovil, Sherborne and Castle Cary. There are some excellent independent schools in the area, including Downside, Bruton, Leweston and Millfied.
Entrance Hall - With Flagstone and tiled floor, window to side, principle staircase leading to first floor, inset shelving and iglass fronted dresser.
Winter Drawing Room - 21'3" x 16'2" (6.48m x 4.93m) - With three large mullion windows to rear with window seats, shutters and radiator cabinets, flagstone flooring, 17th century wall panelling and stunning moulded ceiling, picture lights and large Hamstone fireplace, rounded corner display recess and door to.
Summer Drawing Room - 17'2" x 30'7" (5.23m x 9.32m) - This triple aspect room has three windows to side, windows to front and large bay mullion window to rear, open fireplace with moulded surround, picture lighting and concealed trap doors with stone steps giving access to the Wine Cellar.
Oriel Room / Library - This double height room has two windows on either level to the front, stairs and galleried landing leading to the first floor. There is also a lift ion this room which also gives access to the first floor, beautiful carved 14th Century beamed ceiling and access to the first floor study.
Dining Room - 25'3" x 15'9" (7.7m x 4.8m) - With three large windows to front with shutters, window seats with radiators below, picture rail, large Hamstone fireplace with smoke hood, two wall light points and arched doorway leading to.
Kitchen / Breakfast Room - 21'11" x 16'1" (6.68m x 4.9m) - With two windows to side, Chinese slate flooring, large Hamstone fireplace recess housing kitchen unit with work surfaces and built-in Range gas cooker with extractor hood over. Range of base and wall mounted kitchen units with granite work surfaces over, corner double bowl sink unit with mixer tap, tiling to splash prone areas. Recess with plumbing for large fridge/freezer, Belfast sink unit with drainer, space and plumbing for dishwasher. Gas fired boiler providing domestic hot water and central heating, part glazed door leads to.
Inner Hall - With door giving access to an under stairs storage cupboard, doorway giving access to the terrace, and door leading to.
Seven Bedroom Property
Somerset Village Location
Set In 2 Acre Gardens
Four Reception Rooms
Large Garage Block
Gardener Included In Price
Contact branch for relevant Energy Performance Certificate
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