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Cookswell, Shillingstone, Blandford Forum - £105,000 For Sale

Property Details

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A stylish and contemporary newly finished first floor apartment presented to the market with the advantage of no onward chain and located in the popular and well served village of Shillingstone. The village itself offers a primary school, public house, petrol station with shop plus a Coop convenience store above which the apartment is situated. The apartment has been completed to a very high standard benefiting from uPVC double glazing throughout, wall mounted electric heaters and comes with vinyl flooring to the main living areas, tiled bathroom floors and carpet in the bedroom. The sleek kitchen has also been fitted with integral appliances, which includes fridge/freezer, oven and hob with extractor hood over and a wash/dryer. The apartment provides an excellent home for those looking to purchase their first property or even as a weekend/holiday or lock up and leave UK base.

In brief, the accommodation consists of external staircase rising to the main door, which opens into the hall leading to four apartments. Flat 1's front door is on the right hand side at the start of the hall. Front door opens into the entrance hall, white panelled doors to the bedroom, bathroom and to the open plan living area, which overlooks the roadside and opens to the kitchen area, which has integrated appliances. Outside there is a bin store and an allocated parking space.

Energy Efficiency Rating E - Council Tax Band tba - DRAFT DETAILS


Communal Entrance Hall

External staircase rises to a part glazed door, which opens into the main hall. Ceiling lights. Utilities cupboard. Painted wood effect vinyl flooring. Doors to all apartments.


Ceiling light. Access to the loft space. Wall mounted electric heater. Power points. Painted wood effect vinyl flooring. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Sitting/Dining Area (5.28m'' x 4.04m'' / 17'4'' x 13'3'')

Measurement includes the kitchen area - Window to the road side. Ceiling lights. Wall mounted electric heater. Power, telephone and television points. Painted wood effect vinyl flooring.

Kitchen Area

Recessed ceiling lights. Smoke detector. Power points. Fitted with a range of white sleek kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with a deep pan drawer and cutlery drawers and eye level cupboards. Work surfaces. Part tiled walls. Stainless steel sink and drainer with mono tap. Built in electric oven and ceramic hob with extractor hood over. Integrated washer/dryer. Integrated fridge/freezer. Painted wood effect vinyl flooring.

Bedroom (4.88m x 2.82m'' / 16' x 9'3'')

Maximum measurements - Window to the road side. Ceiling light. Ceiling light. Wall mounted electric heater. Power and television points. Carpeted floor.


Window with tiled sill to the front. Recessed ceiling lights. Extractor fan. Heated towel rail. Suite consisting of pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC with economy flush facility and bath with shower over with choice of shower head plus shower screen. Tiled shelf. Tiled walls and matching tiled floor.


There is one allocated parking space behind the Coop building, which is named. There is also a bin store to the side of the building.

Important Information

Term of Lease 125
Ground Rent £250 pa
Service Charge £503.70 pa


From the Sturminster Newton

Leave Sturminster via Bridge Street. At the traffic lights proceed over the bridge and turn left heading towards Blandford. After about 5 miles you will arrive in the village of Shillingstone. The property will be found on the right hand side above the Coop.