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2 bedroom terraced house for sale

Prideaux Drive, Motcombe, Shaftesbury

Sold STC £174,950

Property Description

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Situated in a pleasant and tranquil part of this popular Dorset village is this delightful mid terrace house offering an ideal first time home, lock up and leave UK base or even as a downsize or investment. The property is just a short walk to the village centre where there is a village shop run by the community with a part time post office, a little further on is the village hall which hosts a variety of events and behind this is the village recreation grounds. There is also a primary school. Motcombe offers an excellent place to live lying between Shaftesbury, Gillingham and Mere and is within easy reach of the A303 and A30. The property itself was built by Bloor Homes about nine years ago and has been home to our sellers for the last eight years during which time it has been well maintained benefiting from Upvc double glazing and gas fired central heating via radiators. Inside this lovely home provides comfortable and good sized rooms which must be viewed to be fully appreciated.

In brief, the ground floor accommodation consists of inviting entrance hall, combined sitting and dining room with French doors to the garden, kitchen with built in oven and a utility room. On the first floor there is the bathroom and two double sized bedrooms, one with fitted wardrobes. Outside there is a single garage, plenty of parking and an easy to maintain rear garden.

Energy Efficiency Rating C - Council Tax Band B

Accommodation -

Ground Floor -

Entrance Hall - Front door with two pane glass panels and spy hole opens into an inviting entrance hall. Ceiling light. Radiator. Central heating thermostat. Power and telephone points. Laminate flooring. Stairs rising to the first floor, opening into the kitchen and white panelled doors to the utility and the:-

Sitting/Dining Room - 4.75m'' x 3.63m'' (15'7'' x 11'11'') - French doors opening to the rear garden. Ceiling light. Two radiators. Power, telephone and television points. Door to under stairs cupboard housing the electrical consumer unit.

Kitchen - 3.00m'' x 1.57m'' (9'10'' x 5'2'') - Window with tiled sill overlooking the frontage. Recessed ceiling lights. Fitted with a range of light wood grain effect kitchen units consisting of floor cupboards with drawers and eye level cupboards. Good amount of work surfaces with matching upstand. Stainless steel sink and drainer with mono tap. Space and plumbing for a dishwasher. Space for fridge/freezer. Built in electric oven and gas hob with extractor hood over. Ceramic tiled floor.

Utility - Obscured glazed window to the front elevation. Ceiling light. Extractor fan. Pedestal wash hand basin with eye level cupboard over. Work surface with space and plumbing under for a washing machine. Radiator. Tiled floor.

First Floor -

Landing - Stairs rise and return up to a galleried landing. Ceiling light. Smoke detector. Access to the loft space. White panelled doors to all rooms.

Master Bedroom - 2.72m'' x 3.63m'' (8'11'' x 11'11'') - Window overlooking the rear garden. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power points.

Bedroom Two - 2.74m x 3.02m'' (9' x 9'11'') - Window to the front with views over countryside. Ceiling light. Radiator. Power, telephone and television points. Built in wardrobes with mirror fronted sliding doors, hanging rails and shelf. Airing cupboard housing the central heating boiler.

Bathroom - Ceiling light. Extractor fan. Suite consisting of low level WC with economy flush facility, pedestal wash hand basin and bath with mixer tap and shower attachment plus folding screen and full height tiling to surrounding walls. Chrome heated towel rail. Tiled floor.

Outside -

Garage - Single garage located under the coach house at the rear of the property - leasehold with a 100 year lease from 2007

Garden - The property is approached from the communal parking area to the front of the property via a grassy verge to the footpath - a tarmacadam path leads to the front door with slated beds to either side - ideal for pot plant display. The rear garden has been landscaped for ease of maintenance in mind being mostly paved and slated beds planted with a variety of shrubs. A timber gate opens to the rear path leading to the garage. Please note that there is a management fee for the upkeep of communal areas amounting to £17 pcm.

Directions -

From The Gillingham Office - Leave the office heading towards Shaftesbury. Take a left hand turn at Motcombe Turnpike Kennels and proceed to the roundabout. Take a left rurn onto The Street and continue for a short distance turning left into Prideaux Drive - just before the Grange retirement home. Continue to the end and turn right. The property will be found on the right hand side.

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25 August 2016

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