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Prideaux Drive, Motcombe, Shaftesbury - £215,000 Sold Subject to Contract

Property Details

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Presented to the market with the bonus of no onward chain is this delightful end of terraced home with two double bedrooms, beautifully landscaped larger than average garden and situated in a peaceful, no through road close to the village meadow. The property is just a short walk to the village centre where there is a shop run by the community with a part time post office, a little further on is the village hall which hosts a variety of events and behind this is the village recreation grounds. There is also a primary school, church and the Coppelridge Inn, which serves food and has accommodation. The property was built about thirteen years ago by Bloor Homes and has been owned by our seller since new. During this time it has been very well maintained and is offered for sale in good order benefiting from gas fired central heating from a combination boiler and uPVC double glazing throughout. This lovely home offers nicely proportioned rooms and an easy to use layout that will certainly satisfy the needs of many potential buyers' and must be viewed to be appreciated. Motcombe offers an excellent place to live lying between Gillingham with a mainline train station, Shaftesbury and Mere and is within easy reach of the A303 and A30.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

Panelled front door with two pane glass insets and spy hole opens into a welcoming entrance hall. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Central heating thermostat. Radiator. Power and telephone points. Stairs rising to the first floor and white panelled doors to the cloakroom, kitchen and to the:-

Sitting/Dining Room (4.75m'' x 3.63m'' / 15'7'' x 11'11'')

Double doors opening out to the paved seating area to the rear. Recessed ceiling lights. Two radiators. Power and television points. Door to understairs cupboard.

Kitchen (2.97m'' x 1.57m'' / 9'9'' x 5'2'')

Window with tiled sill overlooking the front garden. Recessed ceiling lights. Power points. Kick heater. Fitted with a range of modern light wood grain effect kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers, tray space and eye level cupboards with counter lighting under. Good amount of work surfaces with matching upstand. Stainless steel sink and drainer with mixer tap. Space and plumbing for a washing machine. Space for a fridge/freezer. Built in electric oven and gas hob with brushed metal splash back and extractor hood over. Slate effect vinyl flooring.


Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled splash back. Low level WC with economy flush facility.

First Floor


Stairs rise and curve up to a galleried landing. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Access to the loft space. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Main Bedroom (2.72m'' x 3.63m'' / 8'11'' x 11'11'')

Window with view over the rear garden. Recessed ceiling light. Radiator. Power points.

Bedroom Two (2.74m x 3.02m'' / 9' x 9'11'')

Measurement excludes the wardrobes - Window with outlook to the front towards the village meadow. Recessed ceiling light. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Airing cupboard housing the combination gas fired central heating boiler. Built in wardrobes with sliding mirror fronted doors, hanging rails and shelf.


Obscured glazed window with tiled sill to the side elevation. Recessed ceiling light. Extractor fan. Useful wall shelf. Fitted with a modern suite consisting of low level WC with economy flush facility, pedestal wash hand basin with shaver socket to the side and bath with mixer tap, shower over and full height tiling to the surrounding walls. Chrome heated towel rail. Tile effect vinyl flooring.


Garage and Parking

Single garage with up and over door, personal door to the rear and located under the coach house at the rear of the property - leasehold with a 100 year lease from 2007. There is also parking for one car in front of the garage.


The property is approached from the pedestrian path that leads to the front door with storm canopy over. The front is laid to lawn and there is an outside tap. A timber gate to the side opens to the garden, which has been beautifully landscaped. The side is laid to lawn with beds planted with a variety of shrubs, grasses and bamboo. The rear has a paved seating area to the back of the house with path leading down to the gate that opens to the garage access. There are lawns and areas laid to gravel that are ideal for pot plant display, beds planted with a host of shrubs, trees - including palms and flowers. The garden is of a good size with excellent privacy and enjoys a good degree of sunshine.


From the Gillingham Office

Leave the office heading towards Shaftesbury. Take a left hand turn at Motcombe Turnpike Kennels and proceed to the roundabout. Take a left rurn onto The Street and continue for a short distance turning left into Prideaux Drive - just before the Grange retirement home. Continue to the end and turn right. The property will be found on the right hand side.