Completed in 2005, Home Farm is a stylish development of 27 two- and three-bedroom cottages and apartments, skilfully blending conversions of the original farm buildings with new-build houses. Home Farm is situated off Tower Hill within walking distance of the village shops. The development is set in three and a half acres of mature landscaped gardens.
Iwerne Minster lies in the lee of Cranborne Chase in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the Blackmore Vale. It is an attractive old village with a church and a general store which also serves as a Post Office and coffee shop, with the Talbot Hotel close by. Iwerne Minster is conveniently located on the A350 midway between Shaftesbury and Blandford Forum, both about six miles away. There are regular train services from Gillingham to London (Waterloo).
999 year lease (from 1984), no ground rent and 55+ age covenant.
No 29 Home Farm is a charming and comfortable cottage offering spacious accommodation. The entrance hall leads to the generous sitting room with a central feature fireplace with mantelpiece over, inset gas fire with marble hearth, and a delightful light bay window; double glass doors to the dining room which has further double glass doors leading to the sun room overlooking the pretty garden. There is a second door leading to the fully equipped kitchen with base and wall units, integral appliances including a hob, double oven, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. There is a downstairs cloakroom/utility room off the hallway. The stairs has a stair lift in place. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms, 2 doubles and a single. The single bedroom is being used as a study. The main bedroom has an en-suite shower room and double glass doors to the timber balcony overlooking countryside. There is also a family bathroom.
The front garden is landscaped with flower and mature shrubs. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a flower border and paved terrace, ideal for al fresco dining in the summer. A gravel path leads to the parking and garages. There is a GARAGE with the property.
Now beautifully matured the properties are surrounded by three and a half acres of parkland grounds. The resident managers ensure that the grounds are maintained and all the communal areas are kept up to a high standard; they provide friendly support to all residents.