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2 bedroom apartment for sale


Guide Price £245,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Apartment

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

2 Bedrooms, bathroom, kitchen, sitting room/dining room, private balcony over looking the gardens beyond, allocated parking space.

Motcombe Grange offers an independent life-style with the security of knowing help is available if needed. There is a provision of fully managed services, maintenance and an emergency call bell facility with the opportunity to purchase additional support and assistance when required from the 'Menu of Care'. Within The Grange is a gracious dining room, drawing room, games room with bar and library, a gym and hairdressing salon. A croquet lawn is located in the attractive grounds of The Grange. No 16 is an attractive first floor two bedroom apartment overlooking the hustle and bustle of Motcombe's vibrant main street. Live-in management offers help and advice and a 24-hour emergency response service. It is the concept of independent living incorporating facilities and flexibility, which has been the foundation of Motcombe Grange.

Motcombe village is situated in the beautiful countryside of North Dorset, between the attractive Hilltop town of Shaftesbury and Gillingham town, which benefits from a mainline railway station serving London Waterloo and the South West. Within a 30 mile radius are Bath, Salisbury, Bournemouth and Yeovil. Motcombe village benefits from various amenities including a community run village shop, two churches and a public house/hotel. Port Regis School, offers the facilities of Motcombe Park Sports Centre. These include a 25-metre swimming pool, sauna, a nine hole golf course, tennis and squash courts. Membership is available to the residents of Motcombe Grange.

Apartment No.16 has 2 good sized bedrooms with built-in double wardrobes. The master bedroom features en-suite with corner shower, WC and hand basin. The main bathroom is off the hallway which has 2 storage cupboards, one with shelving. The lounge has archway to the kitchen which is fitted with wall and floor units, double oven and hob, integrated fridge freexer and washer/dryer.

The apartment enjoys full use of the beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds at The Grange.

No 16 is available for Lease Purchase or Rental. There is a monthly service charge of 467.00 per month and an annual ground rent of 200 per annum. The service charge includes:

24hour emergency call and intercom facility.
Maintenance of the emergency call bell facility.
Full external maintenance of property and grounds.
Live-in management.
Window cleaning service per quarter.
Electricity and heating to communal areas.
Domestic cleaning of communal areas.

For an additional fee, the following services are available:

Domestic help
Maintenance staff
Meals served in the communal dining room
Advice and introduction to care services
Shopping service
Hairdressing and chiropody

The apartments and maisonettes are designed to compliment Motcombe Grange, a large country house, sitting in its own grounds in the village of Motcombe. The design specification and placement of fixtures and fittings have been determined by consideration of safety and convenience for the residents.

The kitchen is fully equipped with oven, hob, fridge, microwave, combination washing/dryer machine and dishwasher.
Waist level electrical sockets and switches.
Easy grip taps and door handles.
Bath with easy grip handles.
Walk-in shower units with seating option.
Easy to open windows with secure night ventilation.
Low surface temperature radiators.
Emergency call points with intercom facility to management.
Security and fire alarm systems linked to management.

There will be car parking close to all properties.

Proceed out of Shaftesbury along the B3081 towards Gillingham. Pass under the A30 flyover and turn immediately right sign posted Motcombe. Proceed through the village and Motcombe Grange can be found on the left.

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage are all connected.

North Dorset District Council Tax Band E.

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
12 November 2015


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