Gillingham: 01747 822233 Shaftesbury: 01747 852301 Sturminster Newton: 01258 473900

2 bedroom cottage for sale

Main Street, Shroton £325,000

Key Features

  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Reception rooms: 1
  • Property age: Victorian
  • Floor size: 800.00 sq ft

Full Description

SUMMARY An attractive period cottage situated in the picturesque and highly sought after village of Shroton (Iwerne Courtney). The property has been modernised by the current owners and benefits from a large 200 ft rear garden, rural views and a large workshop.

DESCRIPTION The property is entered via a hallway with stairs rising to the first floor and an under stairs cupboard. The characterful living room faces the front with a recently fitted wood burning stove set within a brick surround. From the living room a door leads through to the dining room with a door and window to the rear garden and an opening leading to the kitchen. The kitchen has a recently fitted kitchen with a range of base and wall mounted units, a built in electric oven and hob, sink unit and space for additional appliances. On the first floor there are two generously proportioned double bedrooms as well as a good sized bathroom with a separate bath and shower.

The rear garden is a particular feature of this property extending to approximately 200 ft. The garden is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of planting areas, a brick shed and some small trees. There is a large workshop to the rear of the garden that also has access to an area of hardstanding adjoining a public bridle way with beautiful rural views. There is a small enclosed garden to the front.

SITUATION Shroton is a highly sought after village between Shaftesbury and Blandford Forum situated between the Cranborne Chase area of outstanding natural beauty Hambledon Hill owned by the National Trust The village has a Parish Church, a farm shop, Public House and a network of footpaths. More comprehensive shopping and dining facilities as well as a hospital, leisure centre and and doctors surgery can be found in nearby Shaftesbury and Blandford Forum. The area is well known for its excellent range of independent and state schools. There is a mainline railway station at Gillingham 12 miles away which runs direct to London, Waterloo and the A303 some 13 miles to the north giving access to the south-west and London, via the M3.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Services: Mains Water, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Authority: Dorset Council ~ Council Tax Band: D
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: F

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