The Old Thatched Post Office

$1,368,314
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
16 118
ft2
Strutt & Parker
Listed on May 09, 2021 14 Views
Strutt & Parker

Description

Charming Grade II Listed detached family home at the heart of a highly sought-after village.The Old Thatched Post Office is an attractive timber-framed double fronted home built in the 17th century with later additions and was, as its name implies, for many years a village post office and general store converted from an original laundry house serving Sulhamstead House.Configured to provide an idea…
Charming Grade II Listed detached family home at the heart of a highly sought-after village.The Old Thatched Post Office is an attractive timber-framed double fronted home built in the 17th century with later additions and was, as its name implies, for many years a village post office and general store converted from an original laundry house serving Sulhamstead House.Configured to provide an ideal family and entertaining space, the property offers light-filled flexible accommodation arranged over three floors, sensitively modernised yet with retained character features including a thatched roof, some diamond-leaded casement windows and exposed wall and ceiling beams throughout. The ground floor accommodation comprises a spacious drawing room with quarry-tiled flooring and a feature brick-built open fireplace, a well-proportioned snug with feature brick-built fireplace, a generous dining room with exposed brick wall and feature fireplace, a well-proportioned study and a large breakfast kitchen. The kitchen presents a range of wall and base units, wood effect worktops, a tall integrated John Lewis refrigerator, space for further integrated appliances and a useful neighbouring fitted utility room with Belfast sink, W.C. and a door to the rear garden. The ground floor accommodation is completed by a generous double bedroom with built-in storage and a neighbouring contemporary family bathroom with completely waterproof Karndean flooring, freestanding bath and separate walk-in double shower.The first floor provides a generous principal bedroom with built-in storage and Jack and Jill access to a modern en suite bathroom with twin sinks. There is also an additional double bedroom with steps rising to the second floor and Jack and Jill access to the en suite bathroom and one further well-proportioned double bedroom. The property's remaining double bedroom with vaulted ceiling and useful eaves storage can be found on the second floor.The property is approached over a central gravelled pedestrian path leading to the front door and a block-paved side driveway offering turning and parking space for multiple vehicles and giving access to the detached double garage and to a detached garden office with double doors to the driveway and a door to the rear terrace. The well-maintained garden surrounding the property is laid mainly to level lawn interspersed with specimen trees and screened by mature hedging and features a paved front aspect seating area and a gravelled and paved rear terrace, both ideal for entertaining and al fresco dining.

Amenities

Lot

Modern

Indoor

Fireplace

Outdoor

Garage

Price Insights

Building Info

Property type
House

Location

Sulhamstead Hill, Sulhamstead, England, United Kingdom

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Registered on JamesEdition
2021
Address
5 Aldermanbury Square, London
Listing Reference
ec8e880e-2fc1-4cdc-847a-de64b8cd4c85

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