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Chilmark Glade by Persimmon Homes

Off Mampitts Lane, Shaftesbury, SP7

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A warm welcome awaits at Chilmark Glade

A warm welcome awaits at Chilmark Glade

Chilmark Glade is located in the charming market town of Shaftesbury which sits on a hilltop overlooking the beautiful Blackmore Vale. This is the second phase of the development which is conveniently situated to the east of the town's historic town centre. Chilmark Glade offers a variety of high quality accommodation including two, three and four bedroom homes.

  • Sought-after location next to Shaftesbury's historic town centre
  • Great variety of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • Excellent communication links via the A303 and A30
  • Gillingham train station a short drive away
  • Convenient shopping and leisure facilities close by

Surrounded by the beautiful Dorset countryside and close to the Wiltshire border, Chilmark Glade is located just off the A30 Salisbury Road, to the east of Shaftesbury town centre providing excellent links to all the amenities the thriving town has to offer. Salisbury with its vast array of shops and employment opportunities is only 20 miles to the west.

Steeped in history and tradition, Shaftesbury offers its residents an abundance of local interest. The town's recorded history dates from Anglo-Saxon times and it was once important for its abbey, founded in 888. A large part of Shaftesbury's history is preserved in its charming old streets and buildings – the best example of this is Gold Hill, a steep cobbled street, well-known to many from the Hovis television adverts.

Everything you need is on your doorstep

Chilmark Glade has an excellent range of facilities nearby including a variety of shops, leisure facilities, traditional pubs, cafes and restaurants. There's a good choice of well-respected primary schools and a secondary school within Shaftesbury. Communication links are also good with the A303 and A30 providing access to the South West and London. A short drive away there's a mainline railway station in Gillingham which provides links to London Waterloo and the South West.

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  1. Great variety of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  2. Excellent communication links via the A303 and A30
  3. Gillingham train station a short drive away
  4. Convenient shopping and leisure facilities close by

Site Plan




Off Mampitts Lane, Shaftesbury, SP7

Opening hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm,

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Shaftesbury has many leisure activities for all age ranges from Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden to sport clubs, snooker halls, gyms, Leisure Pool and Shaftesbury Lawn Tennis Club

Local Shopping

The town has many shops including some historian's treasure troves, these include ironmongers, haberdashers, traditional food mongers and many gift shops.

The town also has access to local supermarkets in Gillingham and a Tesco in the town itself.


Shaftesbury has a wide range of education for all age ranges. The town also has a boarding school Shaftesbury School for 11 – 18 year olds. Shaftesbury also has a independently run Roman Catholic school, St Mary's for girls.


Shaftesbury has a hospital Westminster Memorial Hospital and a Medical Centre. Further afield in Blandford Forum is Blandford Community Hospital.

Transport Links

Shaftesbury has good transport links with a regular train service from Gillingham (4 miles North West) to London and to Exeter and Paignton and Plymouth. The main road through Shaftesbury, the A350 allows easy access to towns further away.

Shaftesbury is also on the bus routes between local towns; it is well served by buses for those wishing to use the bus services.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Gillingham (Dorset) (4.4 miles)
National Train Station logo Tisbury (5.8 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions




We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Developer

Building over 16,000 beautifully-designed new homes a year in more than 380 prime locations nationwide, Persimmon is proud to be the one of the UK's most successful house builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service.

Founded in 1972 by Life President Duncan Davidson, and with our headquarters in historic York, the Group is made up of a network of 31 regional operating businesses, giving us nationwide coverage. We're building places to call home right the way from Scotland through to the South West of England.

Attention to detail
From design and planning, right through to adding the final Finishing Touches to your stylish new home, we keep your needs in mind, ensuring we create homes to suit all lifestyles. From the moment you reserve your new Persimmon home, we do our very best to make the experience enjoyable and informative every step of the way, not just while you're buying, but after you've moved in too. Read more about our comprehensive pre-move and after-sales pledge to our customers.

The choice is yours
From studio apartments to executive family homes, Persimmon has a reputation built on quality. With Persimmon you have the luxury of the widest choice of new homes in the greatest number of desirable locations throughout the UK. Each home we build is constructed with care by a dedicated team, be that the technicians behind the scenes in the office, the skilled craftsmen on site, or our professional sales people all of whom work together to deliver the highest standards of design, construction, and service.

Built with you in mind
However you live your life, there's a Persimmon home to suit you, from stylish apartments to detached family homes and everything in between. Affordable but no less desirable, Persimmon is also committed to creating homes to be proud of for first-time buyers. We're here to help you get the home you really want and have a wide range of promotions and offers to help you on your way such as Help to Buy, Part Exchange and Home Change.

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