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168.62 sq m
Guide price £895,000(26.440.992.360 ₫)

Well BottomAshmore, Salisbury, SP5 5AN

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in August 2019
  • Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Equestrian Facilities
  • Delightful walks and riding from door step
  • Rural views. 5.5 acres

An idyllic country cottage set in a wonderful position on the Cranborne Chase with outstanding equestrian facilities.

About this property

  • The original cottage dates from 1852 and was extended in
    1987 for the present owner. The cottage is brick and flint,
    part rendered under a slate tile roof and is set within its
    own attractive gardens. The accommodation comprises
    a sitting room with open fireplace and doors leading out
    to the garden. The kitchen has bespoke fitted wooden
    painted units, the work tops are granite and the flooring is
    terracotta tile. A two oven oil fired Aga also heats the hot
    water. From the kitchen is the utility area and a Wet room.
    The dining room is situated next to the kitchen off which
    is the south facing conservatory that leads out to the
    large stone terrace and garden beyond. Upstairs are three
    double bedrooms all with fitted cupboards and a family
    bathroom. The property is well maintained and presented.

    Outside/Garden/Land

    The cottage is approached through a five bar gate to
    a stableyard or via a separate gravel drive. Parking for
    several cars with carport.
    Charming gardens with terraced lawn, herbaceous borders, apple and cherry trees.
    South facing flagstone terrace, Logstores.
    4 stables, tackroom, feed / hay store.
    Additional stable, Menage (in need of re-surfacing), field
    barn / shelter.
    Post & rail paddocks with water divided by a central
    hedge.
    Superb far reaching views from the top paddocks.
    Delightful walks and riding on the door step.
    In all about 5.5 acres.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Local information

  • Well Bottom Cottage is situated on the outskirts of Ashmore, at the end of a no through lane.
  • Ashmore is one of the most sought after villages on the Cranborne Chase in a wonderfully tranquil location and in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
  • The property is ideal for an equestrian enthusiast as from the cottage there is some of the best outriding with bridleways right from the gate.
  • The village itself has many attractive period houses and a central village pond. Villages of note nearby include Tollard
  • Royal, Ludwell and Farnham, with the towns of Blandford Forum, Wimborne Minster and Salisbury providing a superb variety of shopping, educational and recreational facilities.
  • Communications in the area include a mainline railway service from Salisbury or Tisbury to London Waterloo and the A303 can be joined to the north of Shaftesbury.
  • There are a number of good schools in the area both state and private, including Bryanston, Clayesmore, Sandroyd,
  • Canford, Knighton House and Hanford . There are a number of sporting facilities close by; horse racing at
  • Salisbury, Bath and Wincanton. Golf at Rushmore and water sports can be enjoyed along the Dorset coastline to
  • the south at Weymouth Bay and Poole Harbour.

Additional information

  • Directions: By the pond in the middle of the village head south along Green Lane, passing Ashmore Manor on the left. Carry on down a single track lane and continue past a sign to Mudoak Farm on the left and a five bar gate into the property is a few hundred yards on the left.
  • EPC Rating = E