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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Gillingham, Dorset, SP8

Guide Price £2,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 7 bedrooms
  • 6 reception rooms
  • 8 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Secondary accommodation
  • Tennis Court
  • 10.46 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

On the market for the first time in over 30 years, this period country house sits within beautiful gardens and grounds in a highly sought after location. About 10.4 acres. EPC rating: D

Stock Hill House sits in a private position centrally within its land, and approached by a long tree-lined drive to the front of the house where there is a gravelled parking and turning area. The original part of the house dates from about 1860 and is constructed of stone elevations under a tiled roof. The house has excellent proportions and an abundance of fine period features.

Whilst the property is in very good order, there is plenty of scope to re-arrange the existing layout, if required, to provide modern-day family accommodation.

The coach house and flat offer flexible accommodation that could be incorporated into the main house or used as ancillary space for a business venture.

The gardens and grounds form a major part of this
wonderful property, with a balance of formal gardens, large areas of lawn, woodland, a productive vegetable garden, large pond and hard tennis court all immaculately kept.

Stock Hill House is situated in a rural setting to the north west of the market town of Gillingham, located within the Blackmore Vale area of Dorset. Shopping, business and recreational facilities are available in Gillingham, Shaftesbury, Wincanton, the Abbey town of Sherborne and Bruton.

The area is served by excellent schools both in the public and private sectors. These include Hanford, the Sherborne Schools, St Mary's in Shaftesbury, Leweston,
Bryanston, Port Regis, Hazlegrove, Sandroyd and Canford.


Gillingham 1.2 miles (London Waterloo 2 hours), A303 3 miles, Shaftesbury 6 miles, Wincanton 6.5 miles, Bruton 9 miles, Castle Cary 13 miles (London Paddington 92 minutes), Sherborne 13 miles. All distances and times are approximate.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 December 2015

Nearest stations

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (1.6 mi)
  • Templecombe (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (1.6 mi)
  • Templecombe (5.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Sherborne

15 Cheap Street, Sherborne, DT9 3PU

01935 589026 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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