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West Street, Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury

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Added on 20/04/2021
Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton

Key features

  • For sale by livestream auction 21 May 2021
  • A detached grade II listed cottage
  • In need of updating and improvement
  • Good central village location
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Good gardens and grounds
  • Double garage

Property description

Tenure: Freehold


A pretty Grade II listed village cottage with origins from the 15th century in need of updating and modernisation.

Gable Cottage is being marketed for the first time in many years and offers buyers the rare opportunity to update a period house in the centre of this popular village.

There is scope to extend or replace later additions subject to planning permission.

Accommodation Please see floor plan.
Entrance hall, large sitting room with fireplace, dining room, sun room, kitchen, utility and shower room on the ground floor. The first floor provides three bedrooms and a bathroom.

The cottage has a lawned front garden and a driveway that leads to a double garage.

The rear garden is a blank canvas.

Fontmell Magna is a charming North Dorset village some four miles south of Shaftesbury. The village has an excellent community, village hall, surgery, primary school, church, pub and village shop and there are some amazing views over the dramatic surrounding countryside. Blandford Forum and Shaftesbury cater for everyday needs and the large towns of Poole, Bournemouth and the cathedral city of Salisbury are within 45 minutes' drive. There is some fantastic walking and riding countryside in the immediate area and excellent schools in both state and private sectors. There are good road links to Gillingham for rail services to London Waterloo and the A303 is also accessed just north of Gillingham.



West Street, Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Gillingham (Dorset) Station6.7 miles
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About the agent

Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton

Agriculture House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AR

Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton


To be the most respected firm in the region. Symonds & Sampson are a long established firm of Chartered Surveyors being specialist Estate Agents and Letting Agents with an in-depth knowledge of the regional property market.

Professionalism is the bedrock of the firm and we presently have 49 qualified staff who are either Members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, ARLA or NAEA.

Our spread of 10 offices throughout Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset and Devon toge

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