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Shaftesbury, Dorset

£550,000
  • Ref: S3892
  • Type: Detached House
  • Availability: For Sale
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Tenure: Freehold

Property Features

  • No forward chain
  • 2 ~ 3 Reception Rooms
  • 4 ~ 5 Bedrooms
  • Open fireplace

Property Summary

A spacious individual 4/5 Bedroom Detached Chalet House requiring some updating set in lovely gardens of 0.6 acre with double garage in a secluded location within this popular hamlet.

Full Details

PROPERTY Located at the end of a sweeping driveway is this individual detached chalet house set in lovely mature grounds of approximately 0.64 acre, tucked away is this popular hamlet about 2 miles from the historic Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury. The spacious and flexible accommodation is arranged over two floors and offers tremendous scope for updating and extension subject to planning if desired. Comprising on the ground floor: entrance hall with stairs to first floor, two built in cupboards and pine clad ceiling, double aspect sitting room with natural stone open fireplace, pine clad ceiling, double doors lead through to the dining room again a double aspect room with pine clad ceiling, fitted kitchen with induction hob, double oven, plumbing for dishwasher, door to utility with plumbing for washing machine, door to rear porch with French doors to garden and door to garage, cloakroom, fourth bedroom and finally a further snug / bedroom 5.

On the first floor there is a good sized landing, three bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes, the master bedroom has an en suite shower room and a family bathroom completes the accommodation.

Gated entrance and sweeping tarmacadam driveway leading up to the house and attached double garage with twin up and over doors, light, power, adjoining Workshop at the rear of the garage with light, power and Separate WC.

The mature grounds extend to approximately 0.64 acre with expansive lawns, mature trees, shrubs, paved patio, timber deck seating area, greenhouse, summerhouse, oil tank.


LOCATION: Cann Common is a small rural hamlet nestling at the foot of Zig Zag hill approximately 2 miles from the ancient Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury which enjoys superb views over the Blackmore Vale and surrounding countryside. It has a good range of facilities including supermarkets, banks, schools, cafes, restaurants, Inns, Churches and shops including High Street names such as Boots, W H Smiths, Superdrug and Costa. There are local bus and long distance coach services and at Gillingham, about 5 miles away, a main line railway station on the Exeter/Waterloo line. The A303 is approximately 7 miles to the north giving access to the South West and to London. The cathedral city of Salisbury is approximately 22 miles and the Dorset Coast is approximately 35 miles distant.

ADD INFO Services: Mains Water and Electricity. Private Drainage. Oil central heating.
Council Authority: Dorset Council - Tel: 0345 034 4569
Council Tax Band: F
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: E ~ View at www.chaffersestateagents.co.uk