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Motcombe, Shaftesbury

  • Ref: S3799
  • Type: Apartment
  • Availability: Sold STC
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 1
  • Tenure: Leasehold

Property Features

  • No Forward Chain
  • Independent Retirement Living
  • Large Communal Gardens
  • Live In Management

Property Summary

**No forward Chain**
An attractive two bedroom retirement apartment with arguably one of the best views over looking the grounds of Motcombe Grange. Internal inspection highly recommended.

Full Details

DESRIPTION An impressive second floor apartment benefitting from fantastic views over the communal gardens and the countryside beyond.

On entering the main house from the front, the apartment is accessed via a lift from the ground floor. On entering the apartment the hallway, which is light and airy and has storage cupboards, gives access to the bedrooms and the living accommodation. At the end of the hall double doors open up giving access to the good sized lounge area with doors to the balcony that overlooks the gardens and the countryside beyond. The lounge also gives access to the well appointed kitchen that benefits integral fridge, freezer and dishwasher, built in gas hob with electric oven under. There is also a washing machine which is being left by the current owner. There is ample storage, worksurfaces and plenty of power points.
The main entrance hall links all the rooms and has two useful storage cupboards.

The master bedroom has an emergency pull cord, two windows and an en suite with a Shower cubicle, Low level WC and Wash hand basin,

The second bedroom has a single window and built in wardrobe.

The main shower room has a slightly raised shower area with glass screen and grab handle, a low level WC and a wash hand basin with vanity unit.

The property benefits from gas fired central heating. There is an allocated parking space to the front of the building.

MOTCOMBE GRANGE Motcombe Grange is a delightful conversion of a former country house/school with an attractive landscaped courtyard, offering an independent lifestyle for the over 55s with the added benefit of resident managers and on site deputies looking after the groundS and buildings and offering reassurance and help at hand if required. The apartment is located on the top floor, very well presented and easily accessible to all the facilities of the complex which include lounge areas, bar and hairdressers. It is only a short walk to the village shop/post office.

LOCATION Motcombe is a very popular village located midway between the country towns of Gillingham and Shaftesbury. The village has a thriving Community Shop/Post Office Stores, Primary School, active Village Hall, Parish Church, Country Inn/Hotel, Recreation Ground and regular local bus services. The ancient Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury is approximately a 5 minute drive away and 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. Gillingham, about 3 miles away, has 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 24 miles and the Dorset Coast is approximately 35 miles distant.

ADD INFO Services: Mains Water, Gas, Electricity & Drainage.
Council Authority: North Dorset District Council - Tel: 01258 454111
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.
Agent's Notes: 99 year lease from 1/4/2004 - Ground Rent £200 p.a. - Service Charge £467 per month.
Energy Performance Certificate:
Rated: C ~ View at