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2 bedroom apartment for sale


Guide Price £240,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Hall
  • Sitting/Dining Room
  • Kitchen
  • Two Bedrooms one with En-Suite Shower Room
  • Bathroom
  • Allocated Parking Space
  • Communal Gardens

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

A spacious two bedroom second floor apartment set within Motcombe Grange a retirement development with live in management situated in the beautiful countryside of North Dorset

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 emergency call bell facility. 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 grounds of The Grange. No 30 is an attractive and spacious second floor two bedroom apartment with spacious living room with East and West facing views. 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 main line 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.30 is very spacious with a large entrance hall / study area with built-in storage. The master bedroom en-suite is very gererously propertioned with velux windows and a double wardrobe. The second bedroom has a built in double wardrobe. The bathroom features a large corner bath, WC and hand basin. The large living room is light with 3 velux windows and leads through double french doors to the klitchen/diner which has a range of floor and wall cupboards, a built-in double oven and hob and integrated fridge/freezer and washer/dryer.

No 30 is available for Lease Purchase. There is a monthly service charge of 467.00 per month, and an annual ground rent of 200 per annum. The service charge includes:

24 hour emergency call response from live in staff
Maintenance of communal grounds.
Quarterly external window cleaning.
Cleaning of all communal areas including dining room, drawing room, snooker room and bar, hairdressing salon
Fire alarm and Lift maintenance.
Guest suite.

All residents have the use of the amenities on offer at The Grange which include a snooker room, bar, dining room, croquet lawn and gym.

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.

North Dorset District Council Tax Band E.

Gas, electricity, water and drainage are all connected.

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.


Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 August 2015


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