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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Hawkcombe Lane, Compton Abbas £475,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • En-suites: 1
  • Reception rooms: 2
  • Property age: 1950s, 1960s and 1970s
  • Floor size: 141.00 sq m

Full Description

DESCRIPTION Southlands is an individual detached house set well back from a quiet country lane backing onto farmland with views across to Melbury Beacon on the edge of the highly sought after village of Compton Abbas. Built in brick with tile hanging features under a tiled roof, the property offers considerable scope for updating and extension subject to planning consents and has well proportioned accommodation set over two floors comprising of a lovely dual aspect living room, a separate dining room/ study, a downstairs wc, kitchen and utility.

Upstairs has four bedrooms, two large doubles with master en-suite and a further double with a single room. A family bathroom with bath overhanging shower, basin and toilet.

Outside benefits from a single garage, with car port and ample parking. With lawn to the front, side and rear overlooking local farmland.

LOCATION Compton Abbas is located about 3 miles to the south of Shaftesbury on the western edge of the Cranborne Chase, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and within a Conservation Area. The village has a church, and a playing field whilst the nearby village of Fontmell Magna (1 mile) has a Post Office/General Store, primary school, church, doctors surgery and Inn. The ancient Saxon hilltop of Shaftesbury, has an excellent range of facilities, including a delicatessen, cafes, restaurants, niche retailers, hotels, banks, supermarkets, small hospital, library, health centre and an arts centre. Main line railway stations at Gillingham & Tisbury (Exeter/Waterloo). The Dorset coast is approximately 1 hours drive away.

WHOOBID This property is for sale via Online Auction. This is a modern twist on the traditional auction room sale where buyers can bid for the property via an online platform. The auction will run for 3 hours on a set date and time chosen by the vendor of the property. The winning bidder, assuming the reserve is met, is legally bound to exchange on the property and pay a 10% deposit similar to a traditional auction house sale and they will have 28 days to complete, please check the legal paperwork to confirm deposit amount. Upon completion of a successful auction the winning bidder will be required to pay a non-refundable reservation fee of 3% inclusive of VAT of the winning bid in addition to the purchase price subject to a minimum fee of £4,800 inclusive of VAT. The auction is powered and carried out by Whoobid and is subject to terms & conditions which will form part of the auction pack which will be available to download for free once produced by the vendors legal representatives. We strongly recommend that you review the legal documents prior to bidding and seek legal advice. PLEASE REMEMBER THAT THE RESERVATION FEES ARE PAYABLE IN ADDITION TO THE ASKING PRICE. Bidders will be required to register in order to download the ‘legal pack’, if you choose to bid on the property you will be required to complete further identity checks for anti-money laundering purposes and provide card details before you are able to place a bid.

**Guide price – This is an indication of the seller’s minimum expectations at auction and is not necessarily the figure the property will achieve but acts as a guide, prices are subject to change prior to the auction.

**Reserve price – Most auctions will be subject to a reserve price, if this figure is not achieved during the auction then the property will not be sold. In normal circumstances the reserve price should be no more than 10% above the guide price.

ADD INFO Services: Mains Water & Electricity. Private Drainage.
Council Authority: Dorset Council – Tel: 0345 034 4569
Council Tax Band: E
Caution: NB All services and fittings mentioned in these particulars have NOT been tested and hence we cannot confirm that they are in working order.
Energy Performance Certificate: Rated: D
Agents’ Note: Grant of Probate still in progress.

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