1 Market House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AS   01258 473030   | 2 The Centre, High Street, Gillingham SP8 4AB   01747 824547

Portman Place, Sherborne - £140,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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A fantastic opportunity to purchase a 40% share of this charming semi detached home, boasting a sought after location, within the town's conservation area and close to schools, doctors' surgery and shops. This delightful family home offers contemporary living, hidden behind an Georgian style facade and was built in about 2013 by well respected and award winning builders - Redcliffe Homes. The property has been finished to a high standard benefiting from AirVacs to aid with air circulation and noise reduction, gas fired central heating to radiators from a combination boiler and double glazed sash windows. The property also enjoys the remainder of the ten year National House Building Council's guarantee. This chic home offers open plan living on the ground floor with clearly defined sitting, eating and cooking areas and on the first floor there are three generously sized bedrooms. An early viewing is strongly recommended to avoid missing out on the opportunity to purchase this delightful and comfortable home. Please note that the potential buyer will need to conform to the shared ownership scheme operated by Stonewater Homes - https://www.stonewater.org. There is a currently monthly rental on the remaining share of £329 and a service charge of £38.68 per month.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Panelled front door with inset glass panes and fanlight over opens into a light and welcoming entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Central heating programmer. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Inset mat. Stairs rising to the first floor. White panelled doors to the cloakroom and to the:-

Sitting Room (3.63m'' x 4.14m'' / 11'11'' x 13'7'')

Two sash windows to the front aspect. Ceiling light. AirVac. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Opens to the:-

Kitchen/Dining Area (2.72m'' x 6.71m / 8'11'' x 22')

Dining Area - French doors to the side opening to the garden. Ceiling light. AirVac. Radiator. Power points. Tiled floor.
Kitchen Area - Ceiling light. Smoke detector. AirVac. Plenty of power points. Fitted with a range of kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards, separate drawer unit with cutlery and deep pan drawers, larder style cupboard with shelves and eye level cupboards. Good amount of work surfaces with matching upstand. One and half bowl stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Built in electric oven and gas hob with extractor hood over. Space for fridge/freezer. Space and plumbing for a washing machine and for a dishwasher.


Ceiling light. AirVac. Wall mounted wash hand basin with mono tap and tiled splash back. Low level WC with dual flush facility. Radiator. Slate effect vinyl flooring. Door to the under stairs cupboard fitted with light and shelves.

First Floor


Stairs rise and curve up to the landing. Ceiling light. Access to the loft space. Radiator. Power points. Deep airing cupboard housing the combination gas fired central heating boiler and fitted with light and slatted shelves. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Master Bedroom

Maximum measurements - Sash window to the side overlooking the garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Fitted wardrobes with hanging rail and shelf.

Bedroom Two (3.66m x 2.87m'' / 12' x 9'5'')

Sash window to the front aspect. Ceiling light. AirVac. Radiator. Power points.

Bedroom Three (2.57m'' x 2.74m / 8'5'' x 9')

Approximate measurements - Sash window to the front aspect. Ceiling light. AirVac. Radiator. Power points. Built in wardrobe with hanging rail and shelves.


Ceiling light. Wall mounted mirror fronted bathroom cabinet. Shaver socket. Chrome heated towel rail. Suite consisting of low level WC with dual flush facility, pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back, shelf and mirror above and bath with mixer tap and shower over plus full height tiling to the surrounding walls. Slate effect vinyl flooring.


Parking and Garden

The property is approached over the shared drive to parking for one car. A timber gate to the side of the house opens into an enclosed and quite private garden, which has been landscaped for ease of maintenance - laid to paving stones and "Good as Grass". There is an outside light and water tap.


From the Gillingham Office

Leave Gillingham via New Road heading towards East Stour. At the crossroads in East Stour turn right onto the A30 heading towards Sherborne. Proceed through the village of Milborne Port. At Sherborne go straight over the roundabout. Turn left at the fire station, then right and right again. At the top turn right where the property is the last one on the right.