Dating back to the 17th century, at which time it was the local post office, this unique cottage has been extensively renovated to achieve the perfect balance between old and new.
The ground floor is presented as follows:
Enter through the impressive barn-style door, and let the magic of old beams and cool stone floors immediately take your breath away!
A guest cloakroom has been created for convenience; the hallway leads directly to a stunning open plan kitchen with large centre island; enjoy family breakfast with never-ending views of the surrounding greenery!
The sitting room, off the kitchen, offers incredibly homely vibes with wood stove, original beams, plenty of natural light and 6 meter ceiling heights at the apex. Direct access to the stunning rear gardens, for easy indoor / outdoor summer living.
Another living / entertaining space with gas fireplace, 2 double bedrooms (one with lovely en-suite bathroom) and direct access to the front garden complete this level.
On the first floor:
The master suite with private dressing room and adjoining recently renovated bathroom, 2 further double bedrooms and one more bathroom.
A recently added self-contained studio makes for the perfect guest or service accommodation.
Beautifully landscaped English gardens, wooded terraces off the main living room, barbecue and outdoor dining area, separate fire pit for long summer evenings.
Further amenities include underfloor heating in the kitchen and living room, gas central heating in other rooms; large garage and various outbuildings throughout the property offer multiple storage / workshop areas. Front gate recently repainted, and new thatch ridges to be done at owner’s cost.
A beautiful property of circa 280 sq. m., full of charm and character, offering the advantage of historical living without the seclusion; quiet and peaceful surroundings, meadows and woods.
Motcombe is a dynamic Dorset village offering all necessary shops and an excellent range of nearby schools including Port Regis Prep. School, Sherborne and Gillingham Schools. 2.5 miles from Shaftesbury, easy access to the A303 towards London, regular train services to London Waterloo, Salisbury and Exeter from the Gillingham local train station. Newly open gym and yoga studio within walking distance of your front door.
Floorplans available upon request.
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