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Bittles Green, Motcombe, Shaftesbury - £525,000 For Sale

Property Details

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A special detached home with a paddock and large outside area offering in excess of 1460 sq ft (136 sq m.) living space and sitting in grounds totalling 0.75 acres on the edge of this popular Dorset village. The property has been a much cared for home over the last twenty years to our seller. During this time it has been well maintained and transformed into an individual home that will certainly meet many requirements. There is still the opportunity to further develop and create an additional bedroom or an en-suite and dressing room. The property benefits from uPVC double glazing and gas fired central heating from a combination boiler. A viewing is imperative to truly appreciate the well proportioned bright rooms that this wonderful home has to offer and how it would meet the needs of the next lucky owner.


Ground Floor

Vestibule and Inner Hall

Front door with inset glass pane opens into a useful vestibule with window to the side and built in storage cupboard housing the electrics, ceiling light, radiator and wood flooring. Step up into the inner hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Radiator. Further storage cupboard fitted with light, shelves and another electrical consumer unit. Wood flooring. Stairs rising to the first floor with recess under. White panelled doors to the shower room, utility room, bedroom three and to the:-

Study Area (3.10m'' x 3.25m'' / 10'2'' x 10'8'')

L shaped - maximum measurements - Window to the side aspect. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power and television points. Cupboard housing the gas fired central heating boiler. Tiled floor. Double glass doors opening to the sitting room and opening to the:-

Kitchen/Dining Room (3.91m'' x 3.61m'' / 12'10'' x 11'10'')

Window overlooking the drive to the front. Recessed ceiling lights. Coved. Radiator. Power points. Fitted with a range of soft closing country style kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with cutlery and deep pan drawer and eye level cupboards with counter lighting under. Generous amount of work surfaces - some with matching upstand and some with tiled splash back. Enamel sink and drainer with swan neck mixer tap. Integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Built in electric oven and gas hob with extractor hood over. Tiled floor.

Sitting Room (7.06m'' x 3.99m'' / 23'2'' x 13'1'')

Boasting a double aspect with window with view over the rear garden and to the side plus French doors opening to the side. Ceiling and wall lights. Coved. Two radiators. Power, telephone and television points.

Bedroom Three (3.25m'' x 3.63m'' / 10'8'' x 11'11'')

Measurement into bay. Bay window overlooking the drive to the front of the property. Ceiling light. Coved. Radiator. Power points.

Utility Room

Part glazed door to the rear. Ceiling light. Built in storage cupboard with shelves. Coat hooks. Fitted wit floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards. Work surface with tiles splash back, stainless steel sink and drainer and space and plumbing for a washing machine under. Radiator. Power points. Wood effect vinyl flooring.

Shower Room

Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Wall light. Tiled walls. Chrome heated towel rail. Low level WC with economy flush facility. Pedestal wash hand basin with mono tap and mirror over. Corner tiled shower cubicle. Tiled floor.

First Floor


Stairs rise to the landing with window and shelf under to the side elevation. Access to the loft space. Ceiling light. Airing cupboard fitted with radiator and slatted shelves.

Master Bedroom (3.30m'' x 3.99m'' / 10'10'' x 13'1'')

Enjoying a double outlook with window to the front and side. Some sloping ceilings. Recessed ceiling lights. Radiator. Power and television points. Built in wardrobes with hanging rails and shelves.

Bedroom Two (7.19m'' x 3.23m'' / 23'7'' x 10'7'')

This room could be divided to create an additional bedroom or an en-suite/dressing room. Currently boasting a dual outlook with window to the front and skylight to the rear. Some sloping ceilings. Recessed ceiling lights. Two radiators. Power and television points. Access to eaves storage.


Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the rear elevation. Slightly sloping ceilings. Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Suite consisting of vanity style wash hand basin with mono tap and illuminating mirror over, 'P' shaped bath with off centre taps and shower over, plus screen and a low level WC with economy flush facility and concealed cistern. Part tiled walls. Radiator. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiled floor.


Parking and Garden

The property is approached from the road via a gate opening to a tarmacadam drive with space to park at least two cars. There is an area of gravel - ideal for pot plant display. A timber gate to the side of the house leads to the rear where there is a paved seating area, shed and greenhouse plus a private lawn area shielded from the rest of the outside space by a trellis fence. The paddock is accessed via the back garden and is enclosed by post and rail fencing and hedges.


From the Gillingham Office

Leave the office heading towards Shaftesbury. Take a left hand turn at Motcombe Turnpike Kennels and proceed to the roundabout. Bear right heading towards Shaftesbury. The property will be found a short distance on the left hand side just after the 30 mph sign.