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Castle Gardens, Bimport, Shaftesbury, SP7

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Woolley & Wallis, Shaftesbury

Key features

  • Fully managed
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Level walk to town centre
  • Lift to all floors
  • Peaceful location

Property description

Tenure: Leasehold

A bight and spacious two bedroom retirement apartment enjoying elevated views all within a short level walk to Shaftesbury's Town Centre.

16 Castle Gardens is a spacious two bedroom apartment benefiting from lovely stunning rural views. The generous accommodation enjoys under floor heating and comprises; large entrance hall, living room with Juliet balcony, kitchen with built in appliances, main shower room and two double bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room. The apartment is situated on the top floor of the building which includes six apartments each with a designated parking space and outside store room. The main building has a lift and beautifully kept communal area and stairwells. The gardens are beautifully landscaped and maintained by an onsite caretaker and enjoy a southerly aspect and a summer house.

Castle Gardens is an attractive development of six apartments and nine houses built six years ago. It has a pleasant communal spirit and the residents are friendly and welcoming. The site is located within a semi-rural location overlooking the Blackmore Vale within a short level walk through Castle Hill (park) to the centre of the historic market town of Shaftesbury.

Shaftesbury is a thriving market town that has an enticing mix of traditional individual retailers as well as popular high street names. The town benefits from a good selection of cafes, bars, restaurants and hotels along with a popular weekly market and a regular farmers' market featuring local goods and produce.

Shaftesbury is well placed for access to the Cities of Salisbury (21 miles) and Bath (33 miles). Also Sherborne is within 16 miles with Poole and Bournemouth (Airport) 28 and 32 miles respectively. The A303 is within 9 miles. There is a train station (5 miles) providing connections to London Waterloo and Exeter.

Castle Gardens is specifically designed for people aged 55 years and above who are looking to make the most out of their retirement years. Offering properties that are easily managed creating a comfortable home that is spacious yet secure and can easily be adapted to meet your future needs.
At Castle Gardens, Blue Cedar Homes have created a beautiful stress free environment where you can relax and enjoy spending time, without having to worry about the external maintenance upkeep.
The Estate Manager employed by Blue Cedar Homes' Management Company will be responsible for a range of services, including estate maintenance, gardening, external window cleaning, waste management, periodic external redecoration, as well as the general security and well being of the scheme. All of these tasks are covered within the annual service charge.

North Dorset District Council Tax Band E.

Quarterly service charge approx £946 (subject to annual review)

Mains gas, electricity, drainage and water are connected, the apartment has a parking space and an outdoor storage cupboard with power.

From our Shaftesbury Office continue north up the High Street and take the next left onto Bimport. Proceed all the way to the end of Bimport and Castle Gardens will be found on your right hand side.



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Castle Gardens, Bimport, Shaftesbury, SP7


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Gillingham (Dorset) Station3.6 miles
  • Tisbury Station6.7 miles
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Woolley & Wallis, Shaftesbury

Minster House The Commons, Shaftesbury, SP7 8JU

Woolley & Wallis, Shaftesbury

Woolley & Wallis is a multi-disciplined firm of chartered surveyors and estate agents with a network of offices covering the south of England.

Our services include all aspects of property sales, acquisitions, buildings surveying, lettings, valuations, professional advice and management.

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