Hunters Mead, Motcombe
Property SummaryAn impressive detached chalet styled property delightfully situated in a desirable cul-de-sac within the sought-after village of Motcombe.
Motcombe is a village neighbouring Shaftesbury and Gillingham. The village of Motcombe benefits from a locally run community shop, a memorial/village hall which hosts a variety of activities, a traditional country pub and a bus service that runs to and from Shaftesbury – Gillingham.
On the outskirts of Motcombe is one of the county’s most prestigious preparatory schools in Port Regis which has been rated Excellent by the Independent Schools Inspectorate.
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 farmer’s market, cafés, charity shops, various retail shops 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, Bryanston, and St Mary’s 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 many miles of public footpaths and bridleways.
Presented to the market place for the first time in over 30 years, this brilliant home offers a fantastic amount of space both inside and out.
The property has been well cared for and comprises an entrance hall, sitting room, conservatory, kitchen, downstairs WC, three bedrooms with en suite facilities to the main bedroom and a further family bathrooms.
All rooms are of an excellent size and nature especially the spacious sitting room and the welcoming conservatory.
To the front of the property is a private driveway providing off road parking as well as access to the garage which has an up and over door as well as power and lighting. In addition, the front garden is of relatively low maintenance with an area of established lawn as well as several mature shrubs and vibrant planting beds.
The westerly facing rear garden is simply wonderful outside space that can be enjoyed throughout the seasons. Measuring approximately 50 metres in length, the garden has several areas of interest including an abundance of specimen trees, feature planting beds, an excellent summer house and a timber shed. The rear garden really is this property’s party piece.
All mains services are connected.
Dorset Council, Band D.
Strictly by appointment, only with Boatwrights.