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2 bedroom apartment for sale


Guide Price £240,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Family Bathroom
  • First Floor Apartment with Balcony
  • Kitchen
  • Sitting Room/Dining Room with French Doors
  • Use of Communal Areas
  • Use of Landscaped Communal Gardens
  • Front Aspect

Full description

Tenure: Leasehold

Spacious two bedroom first floor apartment with balcony overlooking the main street set within Motcombe Grange, a retirement development with live-in management situated in the beautiful countryside of North Dorset and offering an independent life-style with the security of knowing help is available if needed.

Motcombe Grange offers an independent life-style with the security of knowing help is available if needed.

Within The Grange is a gracious dining room, drawing room, snooker room with bar and library, a gym and hairdressing salon.

A croquet lawn is located in the grounds of The Grange.

No 27 is an attractive first floor apartment providing two double bedrooms, a well equipped bathroom, fully fitted kitchen with high quality appliances, light and airy 'L' shaped sitting/dining room with the benefit of a balcony overlooking the front of the property and beyond to the 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.

The apartment enjoys full use of the grounds at The Grange and has its own private balcony with views to the front and the main street through Motcombe providing a forever changing and interesting outlook.

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 an award winning 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.

Three shelves, cloaks cupboard with slatted shelving, coat hooks.

Sitting Room/Dining Room:
'L' shaped room, feature fireplace, double doors opening onto balcony enjoying views over the front of the property and towards the busy village street beyond.

Door to;

Range of floor and wall mounted cupboards and drawers with roll edge work top, integrated Cookers oven, Electrolux hob with cooker hood above, fridgefreezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer 600. Stainless steel 1 bowl sink and drainer unit with mixer tap, tiled splash backs, shelving, laminate floor, combination boiler.

Bedroom 1:
Double bedroom with double wardrobe overlooking the front of Motcombe Grange.

Bedroom 2:
Double bedroom, double wardrobe and window with views to the side.

White suite comprising low level WC, pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with handgrips, shower cubicle with glass surround, part tiled walls, vanity unit, two mirrors.

The apartment enjoys full use of the grounds at The Grange and has its own private balcony with views to the front and the main street through Motcombe providing a forever changing and interesting outlook.

No 27 is available for Lease Purchase. There is a monthly service charge of 467.00 per month. 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.

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:
01 October 2014

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