Sturgess Farmhouse At Longbridge Deverill Is For Sale With A Guide Price Of £925,000

Friday 29th June 2018:

Savills are the selling agents for
Sturgess Farmhouse at The Marsh,
Longbridge Deverill, BA12 7EA.
It is described as having versatile accommodation
(over 4,000 sq., feet),
annex potential, gardens, orchard and parking.
EPC exempt. Under new instructions.
Guide price is £925,000. 

With its origins dating back to the mid sixteenth 
century Sturgess Farmhouse is a stunning detached 
country property offering a wealth of character and 
charm and is being offered to the market for the 
first time in more than forty years.

The living room offers lovely proportions, 
double aspect windows, a large inglenook 
fireplace with a fitted wood-burning stove and 
flagstone flooring; there is a formal dining room 
beyond and a further sitting room. 
The kitchen/breakfast room offers a range of 
wooden kitchen units with wooden worktops 
and double stainless steel sink, there is a gas 
Rayburn and Range master cooker with 
extractor and space for fridge/freezer; 
furthermore there is a large inglenook with 
old bread oven and flagstone flooring. 
Beyond the kitchen is a useful and large utility 
room, a cloakroom and a large pantry.

On the first floor the master bedroom features 
large original elm floor boards, a striking feature 
fireplace and a step down leads in to a 
large en suite bathroom; there are two further 
bedrooms on the first floor, a family bathroom 
and an additional cloakroom. On the second floor
 there is a further bedroom and two attic rooms 
that could be used as bedrooms or an office, 
there is also the space to create an additional 
bath or shower room.

The property offers excellent annexe potential if 
required, the sitting room on the ground floor 
has an external door allowing it to be completely 
self-contained, there is a separate staircase 
leading up to a first floor bedroom and then
 a second floor attic room which could be a 
bedroom or an office. This part of the house 
also links directly into the main house on 
the ground and second floors.

The property has a wonderful and large walled 
garden to the rear of the house which features 
areas of lawn, large patio, vegetable garden, 
attractive terraces including a barbeque area 
and an orchard. There is a useful outside 
store with an old ‘copper' which at one time 
would have been used primarily for laundry 
but also for specific culinary activities. 
To the front of the property there is a further 
walled garden and there is a driveway 
to one side providing ample parking.

Telephone 01722 426820