Selling from Northfields, Somerton
(Currently selling from Northfields, Somerton), Lower Road, Stalbridge, Dorset, DT10 2PZ
Open daily 10am to 5pm Selling from Northfields, Somerton
This exciting new development is on the edge of the small but bustling north Dorset town of Stalbridge in pretty Blackmore Vale and within easy reach of Sherborne and Sturminster Newton.
Overlooking surrounding countryside on the edge of the town, Blackmore Meadows is less than a mile from the town centre. There you'll find an array of local shops, a supermarket, pubs, local businesses, a primary school, sports clubs and community groups and facilities.
At Blackmore Meadows you've a choice of 3 and 4 bedroom homes, all carefully designed to suit this semi-rural environment.
So if you're looking for a quality new home in a vibrant Dorset town, your search ends here.
Stalbridge is on the A357 that links to the A303 in the north and to Sturminster Newton, 5 miles to the south and to Blandford Forum, 15 miles away and the A350. Barrow Hill road joins the A30 for Milbourne Port, 5 miles and Sherborne, 8 miles. Buses run regularly from the village to Sherborne and Yeovil and there are two local train stations. Templecombe is less than 5 miles away and Sherborne is 8 miles. Both run services to Exeter via Yeovil and Honiton and to London Waterloo. For air travel Bristol Airport is 43 miles, Exeter Airport is 62 miles and Bournemouth Airport, just 39 miles, offers many European flights.
A trip to the shops
You'll find a family-run supermarket and café in Stalbridge as well as a post office, pharmacy, opticians, a butcher's, florist, service station, hair dressers, plus French collectibles and vintage tools. At nearby Sherborne, 8 miles, there are more independently-run shops offering everything from antiques and art to gifts and fashion sitting alongside UK brands such as Joules and Mistral. It's also home to supermarket giants Waitrose and Sainsbury's. Just 14 miles away in Yeovil the Quedam Shopping Centre boasts nearly 50 stores with brands such as Boots, Dunelm, M&S, Top Shop and Laura Ashley and in Blandford Forum, 16 miles, you'll find a wide range of independent and well-known brands.
Taking time out
Stalbridge is a hive of activity with pubs, a library, village hall, the historic St Mary's Parish Church and a host of sports, social and leisure activities. There are football, cricket, tennis and running clubs, scenic walks and groups for art,singing, youth, walking, fitness and much more. You can cycle, run, or horse-ride along the pretty Stalbridge Trailway with its tranquil nature reserve and the nearby River Stour is perfect for anglers. At Sherborne you've a choice of two leisure and sports centres and you can watch the latest blockbusters at Cineworld in Yeovil. The UK's largest collection of cars and motorbikes is housed at the Haynes International Motor Museum at Sparkford, or step back in time at Sherborne Abbey and the Castle ruins and the Sturminster Newton Mill and Museum.
The village has several toddler and pre-school groups and Stalbridge Primary School takes local children aged from 5 to 11. For senior pupils Sturminster Newton High School caters for students from 11 to 18, while at Sherborne The Gryphon School takes students from 11 to 19. Also at Sherborne the independent Leweston school offers a nursery, prep school, senior and sixth form facilities. For full or part-time professional or business courses, an apprenticeship, A levels or degree studies, Yeovil College has a wide variety of education and training opportunities.
Terms and conditions
Photograph depicts a typical Bovis Homes interior. *Estate agent fees based on 1.25% of a sale price of £300,000 and capped at a maximum of £4,500. Stamp duty capped at a maximum of £5,000. Removal fees capped at £2,000. Subject to terms and conditions. Offer available on selected plots only. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Offer subject to eligibility and may be withdrawn at any time. Valid on completions before midnight June 30th 2020. Available on selected plots only. YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE OR ANY OTHER DEBT SECURED ON IT. GD53915 / 01.20
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