Guide Price

  • Flexible Accommodation that is Well Presented Throughout
  • Idyllic Village Location
  • Beautiful Gardens
  • En Suite To Master Bedrooom
  • Ample Driveway Parking
  • Confirmed Onward Chain
  • EPC: C

Property Summary

An excellent three bedroom property located within a sought after village occupying a brilliantly sized plot.

Manston is a small and sought after Hamlet lying just to the north east of Sturminster Newton. Immediate amenities include the Church of St Nicholas which dates back to the 13th Century, The Plough Inn which is currently undergoing refurbishment and due to re-open early 2020 and a thriving village hall.
The village itself and surrounding area is most attractive and offers a variety of country walks and scenic undulating countryside.

Close by are the towns of Shaftesbury, Sturminster Newton (Approximately 2 miles), Gillingham and Blandford which provide all manner of amenities including local shops, supermarkets and services. and Gillingham has a mainline railway service to London Waterloo.

The Old Forge is a extremely well presented, spacious and well located detached property offering excellent amounts of accommodation.

Internally, there is an entrance hall, sitting room, kitchen / breakfast room, further reception room currently used as a studio, three bedrooms with en suite to the master and further bathroom.

The gardens at The Old Forge are full of colourful, vibrant planting and private outside spaces.

The gardens are of a terraced and private nature and include established lawns, mature trees, tranquil seating areas, meandering pathways with attractive climbers, raised vegetable plots as well as a greenhouse and a timber shed.

At the front of the property is a five bar wooden gate and a gravelled driveway that offers off road parking for several vehicles. There is also plenty of space to erect a garage subject to the relevant consents.


All mains services are connected.

Dorset Council, Band D.

Strictly by appointment, with Boatwrights.
01747 213106

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