Motcombe, Shaftesbury


  • A Well-Presented First Floor Apartment Within Prestigious Retirement Development
  • Beautiful Views from Private Balcony Overlooking Communal Grounds
  • Two Double Bedrooms & Two Bathrooms
  • Attractive Communal Grounds
  • Secure Communal Entrance
  • Allocated & Visitor Parking
  • No Onward Chain
  • EPC: C

Property Summary

A well-presented two bedroom apartment benefiting from a private balcony within the sought-after retirement development of Motcombe Grange.

Motcombe is a friendly, vibrant, typically English village that neighbours Shaftesbury and Gillingham in beautiful North Dorset.

The village itself benefits from a locally run community shop, a village hall, which hosts a variety of activities throughout the year, an active church and a traditional country pub. There is a good local bus service that runs to and from Shaftesbury and Gillingham on a regular basis.

Motcombe Grange is a luxurious and independent Retirement Development located in the ever popular, picturesque North Dorset village of Motcombe, which is within a stone’s throw of the market town of Shaftesbury. Previously a Prep School, the site was redeveloped and transformed in 2003 to provide 30 bespoke apartments.

The facilities within Motcombe Grange are second to none and include a stunning dining room, drawing room, bar, a library and even a hair salon. The dining room, which is open for optional lunches five days a week, offers a varied menu of a high standard. Bridge, Scrabble and film evenings are regular weekly fixtures, mostly organised by the residents, alongside social lunches, bar evenings and more! There is a weekly visiting hairdresser, fortnightly physio exercise sessions, as well as a visiting chiropodist every 6 weeks.

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A well-presented two bedroom apartment benefiting from a private balcony within the sought-after retirement development of Motcombe Grange.

This lovely two bedroom first Floor apartment offers its new occupiers a spacious light and airy living space including a entrance hallway, kitchen, two double bedrooms, with additional ensuite to the master. Furthermore, the apartment boasts a south facing balcony, plus a Juliet balcony with countryside views overlooking the beautiful prestigious maintained grounds to the rear of Motcombe Grange from the sitting / dinning room. The apartment also benefits from an allocated parking space and the use of four additional visitor spaces.

The absolutely beautiful 3 acre grounds at Motcombe Grange are meticulously maintained, offering a delightful setting for the Residents to enjoy.

With meandering pathways, a wonderful country pond, colourful and vibrant shrubbery and intelligent planting, all of which is private and perfectly secure. It’s quite simply an ideal spot to enjoy and watch the seasons change.

All mains services are connected.


Term – 99 years from 2004
Ground Rent – £200 PA
Service Charge – £467 PCM

The Service charge includes:
24 hour emergency call response from live-in staff and intercom facility.
Maintenance of the emergency call bell facility.
Full external maintenance of the property and grounds. Window cleaning service per quarter.
Electricity and heating to communal areas.
Domestic cleaning of communal areas.
Fire alarm and lift maintenance

Dorset Council, Band E.

Strictly by appointment, only with Boatwrights.
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01747 213106

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