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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Fifehead Magdalen, Gillingham, SP8 5RT

Guide Price £425,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Recently refurbished and beautifully presented
  • Extended sitting room with wood burner
  • South facing garden
  • Quiet sought after pretty village
  • Easy access to Gillingham (Waitrose/mainline station), Shaftesbury and road networks
  • 3 double bedrooms
  • Newly fitted kitchen
  • Garage with drive and parking
  • No onward chain

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Apple Tree Cottage is a detached house believed to have been built in the 1970s of stone elevations under a pitched slate roof. Internally the house is extremely well presented with recent extension to the sitting room along with newly fitted kitchen and shower room. The sitting room is a lovely room with wood burning stove and French doors to the garden. The kitchen has an excellent range of good quality wall mounted and floor standing units with work surfaces, integrated fridge freezer and dishwasher along with Bosch electric oven and grill and four ring Bosch halogen hob. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms and shower room with the bedrooms at the rear of the house having fitted wardrobes and wonderful far-reaching views over the Blackmore Vale countryside to the surrounding hills beyond. Outside there is a single garage and drive with ample parking, neat front garden and enclosed south facing garden to the rear.

The property is approached via a gravel drive with parking for several cars and leading to a single garage. There is a well maintained enclosed front garden that is laid to lawn. A gate to the side leads to the back garden which is south facing with neat lawn and hedge boundary. There are quite stunning views to the rear over the Blackmore Vale countryside to the hills beyond.

Fifehead Madgelan is a quiet rural village with a 13th Century church and village hall. The larger village of Marnhull, about 3 miles away has shops and facilities for everyday needs while Gillingham and Sherborne are both within easy reach. Gillingham is an attractive North Dorset town with traditional high street having a good variety of shops and everyday services. In addition there is a Waitrose supermarket and mainline railway service to London Waterloo (approximately 2 hours). Shaftesbury is a charming Saxon hilltop town with Abbey and many independent shops and boutiques as well as a weekly traditional market. There is good access to the A303 a few miles north of Gillingham and the A30 at East Stour is about a mile away. The regional centre of Yeovil is approximately 16 miles to the west and the cities of Salisbury and Bath are within easy motoring distance. There is an abundance of both state and private schools in the region.

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Added on Rightmove:
16 September 2016

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