- PERIOD + CHARACTER FEATURES THROUGHOUT
- ENTRANCE HALL + CLOAKROOM
- DINING ROOM
- DRAWING ROOM
- THREE FURTHER BEDROOMS (ONE EN SUITE)
- LARGE ATTIC ROOM/STUDIO/OFFICE/GAMES ROOM
- COMMUNAL LARGE GARDENS & COASTAL VIEWS
A substantial and handsome house on four floors, for sale freehold as part of Catherston Manor, the 500 year old historic Manor House in an idyllic elevated setting in rural Catherston Leweston, just five minutes drive from the coast and Charmouth. Full of period features this stunning four bedroom property offers a wealth of character and space which can only be perceived by internal viewing.
The property now provides the benefit of gas central heating, modern bathrooms in a period style and fitted kitchen together with a large vaulted light artist's studio or office/playroom. From the sitting room and main bedrooms the outlook is superb, offering views across the valley to Charmouth, the National Trust Stonebarrow and the sea.
The original wood panelled beautiful staircase is flooded with light from internal ceiling skylights vaults above. One of the most attractive period rooms is the south facing Drawing room which benefits from the tall floor to ceiling stone mullioned windows overlooking the gardens and coast. Painted wall panels, high ceilings and large fireplace completes the sense of serenity and warmth. Fitted Galley kitchen with step into large Dining Room.
NB Heritage Planning Consent given to remove dividing wall to open up these two rooms with a central island unit. Plans available.
On the first floor there is a substantial Master Bedroom with panoramic views and a large range of fitted wardrobes. Along the opposite corridor there is an internal study, family bathroom and further double bedroom.
On the third floor there is a an additional double bedroom with en suite bathroom. Useful Laundry Room.
Right at the top on the fourth floor attic is a very large studio with skylights and mullion windows which could be adapted for a range of uses. Birds eye views across the vale and down to the coastline. Single Garage
Outside the communal landscaped lawns and walled gardens lead down into a more private area with pretty folly to one side and seating areas. There is a beautiful tiny detached Chapel off the long driveway steeped in history. A brief history is attached on a link on the details.
EPC exempt. DFH0800 WDDC D