Bell Street, Shaftesbury
Property SummaryAn utterly charming Georgian town house located within the heart of Shaftesbury offering a surprising level of accommodation arranged over three floors.
The North Dorset Saxon hilltop market town of Shaftesbury is famed for the iconic cobbled street of Gold Hill and rich history going back to the times of King Alfred. Shaftesbury is a delightful community orientated town with an attractive and bustling High Street that provides most everyday requirements including a farmers’ market, cafés, charity shops, various retail shops, veterinary practice and a cottage hospital.
The local road network offers strong connections to the other main towns in the region including Gillingham, Salisbury, Sherborne, Warminster and Yeovil as well as to the South Coast. In addition the A303 links with the M3 that makes London accessible for the motorist. There are railway stations at Gillingham (4.5 miles) and Tisbury (8 miles) with mainline services to London (Waterloo) and the West Country.
Families are drawn to this area by the quality of life and excellent choice of state and independent schools including Port Regis, Clayesmore, Sandroyd and Bryanston amongst many others. Shaftesbury also offers several ways to explore the stunning countryside and traditionally English villages of the Blackmore Vale, Cranborne Chase and Wiltshire Downs with their miles of peaceful public footpaths and bridleways.
This attractive, charming and characterful Georgian town house is positioned within the heart of Shaftesbury Town Centre and provides a wealth of flexible accommodation over three floors whilst further benefiting from a cellar that has been utilised for storage purposes.
Highlights of the ground floor include a kitchen and separate dining room whilst the main sitting room is located to the rear of the property to overlook the courtyard. A further reception room forms an ideal home office or family room. The heritage and character of the home continues throughout and located on the first floor are three bedrooms along with an updated shower room. Completing the accommodation is a generous loft room with pleasant views over the town’s rooftops and beyond. EPC: Awaited.
A South facing courtyard garden offering plentiful space for an alfresco dining set and further potted plants as desired.
Dorset Council Tax Band D.
All mains services are connected.
Strictly by appointment only via Boatwrights Estate Agents.