FOR SALE BY INFORMAL TENDER: Quietly located on the edge of the Hamlet of Hartgrove this Grade II Listed 3 Reception Room, 3 Bedroom Chapel House set in just under a fifth of an acre and having a number of outbuildings and requires modernisation throughout.BrochureFloor Plan 1
FOR SALE BY INFORMAL TENDER:
Quietly located on the edge of the Hamlet of Hartgrove this Grade II Listed 3 Reception Room, 3 Bedroom Chapel House set in just under a fifth of an acre and having a number of outbuildings and requires modernisation throughout.
Location: The hamlet of Hartgrove forms part of the parish of Fontmell Magna and lies to the south of the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury. The Hamlet consists of a number of period and more modern properties most of which enjoy stunning views of the surrounding countryside. The village of Fontmell Magna, much of which is designated as a Conservation Area, benefits from an excellent post office and stores, Church of England Primary School, Doctors' Surgery, Village Hall, Tennis Courts and Playing Fields with a village Inn and an abundance of footpaths and bridleways. The Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury lies some 4 miles away offers a more extensive range of shopping and cultural facilities and the larger conurbations of Salisbury, Yeovil, Poole and Bournemouth are within driving distance. The Property: The Chapel House, Allset, as it is known, was presumably originally the home of the Minister for Angel Face Chapel, Grade II Listed it is noted as being probably of C18 origin, enlarged in 1824. The listing states that the property has rubble walls with a half hipped slate roof, although these have been rendered over. The Listing was made in June 1984. Our clients' family purchased the property in the 1950's when it was run as a Shop and Post Office. Following retirement as the Postmaster and the closing of the Shop and Post Office the property continued to be a much loved family home and now comes to the market for the first time in nearly 70 years. Requiring sympathetic updating and modernisation the property offers 3 Reception Rooms, 3 Bedrooms and Family Bathroom. There are a range of Outbuildings and the whole is set in Gardens and Grounds of approximately 0.14 acres. This period property offers potential extend to create a charming home subject to the necessary Planning and Listed Building Consents. For Sale by Tender at 12 noon on Friday the 18th December 2020.