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Attractive Development Opportunity in the centre of Sherborne

For sale: £275,000.00|Residential, Retail

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FOR SALE£275,000.00
ADDRESSMeraki, 1 Newland, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3JG
TYPEResidential, Retail
TENUREFor Sale Freehold
POSTED ON18th September 2019


The property is located in a most sought after central location at the top of Cheap Street, Sherborne’s principal shopping street within walking distance of many of the town amenities. Planning permission has been secured for conversion of part of the ground and first floor to provide residential accommodation comprising at ground floor reception lobby, a welcoming and versatile area with reception areas to include dining area, kitchen and sitting room with stone inglenook fireplace and doors to a courtyard garden. Upstairs the first floor is to be converted to two good sized double bedrooms, dressing room and
family bathroom.
The ground floor shop (4.93m x 5.3m max) has an independent access with prominent window frontage to Cheap Street, Sherborne. This versatile space has previously been successfully occupied by a variety of businesses to include beauticians and toy shop. A new cloakroom is proposed for the retail premises to make the retail element self contained.
Planning permission for the alterations has been granted, please refer to application WD/D/17/001160. The property is offered with gas central heating and is in need of general modernisation.

1/1a Newland lies at the north end of Cheap Street. Many of the town amenities lie with short walking distance including
the Abbey, a main line train station, two supermarkets, three doctors surgeries and a comprehensive range of shops, public houses and restaurants. The local regional centre of Yeovil lies within short motoring distance providing with Sherborne an excellent range of cultural, recreational and shopping facilities. Sporting, walking and riding opportunities abound within the area with golf clubs at both Sherborne and Yeovil while the region is well known for both its public and privately funded schooling.

The property has a rear private courtyard with shed storage. Although there is no allocated parking, public parking is in close proximity with residents permits available.


Location: Meraki, 1 Newland, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3JG

Sherborne (0.4 miles)

Thornford (2.3 miles)

Chetnole (3.6 miles)

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