3 bedroom house for sale

Elm Close, Motcombe

Under Offer £342,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Sitting Room with woodburner
  • Gas central heating
  • Upvc double glazing
  • Large south facing garden extending to approx 1/3 acre
  • Conservatory
  • Snug/study
  • Off road parking for several vehicles
  • Garage/workshop
  • Lovely country views
  • Large family kitchen/diner

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

5 ELM CLOSE is an attractive three bedroom semi detached house quietly situated in a small close within the popular and highly sought after village of Motcombe.  The property offers both light and versatile accommodation presented in immaculate condition throughout, having been well maintained and updated in recent years by the present owners to create a comfortable and spacious home.  The property is offered with the benefit of a large south facing garden, ample off-road parking for several vehicles and/or motor home/caravan, large garage/workshop, gas central heating, double glazing and lovely far reaching country views from most rooms.
Elm Close is situated in the heart of the village of Motcombe approx 2 miles south of the historic market town of Shaftesbury.  The village boasts an award winning shop and post office, an active church, a good primary school and a traditional country inn.  There are good connections to the major towns of Salisbury and to the A 303 whilst being a short hop to the well appointed market towns of Shaftesbury with its doctors/dentist surgeries, small hospital and leisure facilities such as the library, swimming pool and arts centre.

APROACHED: from Elm Close over a tarmacadam driveway to an:

ENTRANCE PORCH: A fully enclosed brick built porch with a pitched tiled roof and UPVC front door, small UPVC double glazed window, panel radiator and tiled floor.

ENTRANCE HALL: Staircase rising to first floor, glazed internal door opens into:

SITTING ROOM: A light and spacious double aspect room. An open fireplace with slate hearth, bressemur beam and wood burner creates a cosy focal point to the room.  UPVC double glazed window to the front overlooks the garden, panel radiator. A UPVC double glazed French window opens into:
  
CONSERVATORY: Attractive and useful addition to the property providing lovely views over the rear garden, of UPVC construction with part fixed and opening casement windows built atop a dwarf brick wall, panel radiator, tiled floor, ceiling fan and roof vent. A glazed UPVC  French window opens into the kitchen.

From the entrance hall a fully glazed internal door opens into the:
STUDY/SNUG: UPVC double glazed windows overlooks the front garden, with a further UPVC double glazed window to the side, panel radiator.

KITCHEN/DINER: An extremely light a spacious family room, extended in 2014 and fitted with an attractive and comprehensive range of cream coloured units comprising of base and wall mounted drawers and cupboards with matching plinth and trim,  complimentary roll top work surfaces areas having ceramic tiled splashbacks, inset 1½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap, space for gas cooker and with stainless steel extractor hood above.  Space and plumbing for slim-line dishwasher, UPVC double glazed side aspect window, tiled floor, space for fridge/freezer, understairs storage cupboard, space and plumbing for washing machine.  Ample space for a large family dining table and chairs.  UPVC double glazed sliding patio doors open onto the rear terrace, large skylight, with further UPVC double glazed window overlooking the rear garden, UPVC glazed door gives access to the side.

CLOAKROOM: Fitted with a modern white suite, comprising of a low level WC, wall mounted wash hand basin, wall mounted Worcester central heating boiler and extractor fan.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: Loft hatch and panel radiator.

BEDROOM 1: A UPVC double glazed window overlooks the front of the house with country views beyond, panel radiator, built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and cupboard space above, large built-in airing cupboard housing hot water tank with fitted linen shelving.  UPVC double glazed rear aspect window overlooking the garden with far reaching countryside view beyond.

BEDROOM 2: A UPVC double glazed window overlooks the front of the property with some lovely country view beyond.  UPVC double glazed window to the side, panel radiator, built-in wardrobe with hanging rail and cupboard space above .

BEDROOM 3: UPVC double glazed window overlooks the delightful rear garden with countryside views beyond, panel radiator.

BATHROOM: Fitted with a modern white suite comprising of a panel enclosed bath with mixer tap, mains power shower, pedestal wash hand basin with chrome mixer tap, low level WC, ceramic tiled walls, tiled floor, ladder style heated towel rail, extractor, UPVC double glazed obscure window and wall mounted electric heater.

 REAR GARDEN
The large rear garden is an attractive and delightful feature of the property having been beautifully landscaped and meticulously maintained and extends to approximately ⅓ of an acre. The garden is south facing and enjoys a high degree of seclusion and privacy. Abutting the rear of the property is a raised deck with a wooden balustrade providing lovely views over the garden.  Steps lead down to a further generous lower deck and paved patio area providing an ideal space for outdoor seating/entertaining.  The remainder of the garden is predominately laid to lawn interspersed with many varieties of young and mature specimen trees and shrubs.  Two large borders are planted with a variety of flowering shrubs and plants creating colour and interest throughout the year. A paved pathway extends along one side of the garden and gives access to a dedicated vegetable garden comprising of several raised beds, a timber garden shed and timber potting shed. In one corner of the garden is an tranquil seating area with  a wooden summerhouse and raised ornamental pond.

 

FRONT GARDEN
From Elm Close a tarmacadam driveway extends down one side of the property giving access to the garage via double wooden gates and provides off-road parking for 4-5 vehicles and/or parking for a motor home/caravan.  The remainder of the front garden has been laid for ease of maintenance with areas of gravel interspersed by stepping stone pathways and raised flower and shrub borders.  A paved pathway also extends from the front to the rear of the property via a wooden gate.

GARAGE
There is a large detached  garage/workshop with up-and-over metal door, power and light and a personal door to the side.  To the rear of the garage is a wooden log store.

SERVICES: Water, electricity, drainage, telephone and gas all subject to the usual utility regulations.  

Council Tax Band: C
EPC rating: D
Property M²: 135

TENURE:  Freehold       

VIEWING:  Strictly by appointment through the agents.  


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  • Gillingham (Dorset) (2.2 mi)
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Hambledon Estate Agents, Shaftesbury

18 High Street, Shaftesbury, SP7 8JG

01747 633011 Local call rate

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