About this property

TENURE: Freehold

  • Equestrian

EQUESTRIAN - A simply stunning former dairy conversion offering the ultimate in versatile, expansive accommodation that belies the homes discreet facade.

This exceptional homes boasts a seamless blend of modern, flexible living spaces with all the expected hallmarks of a period building boasting stunning countryside views and set in approximately 2.5 acres of gardens and grounds.

The home itself was converted in the 1980s and has nineteenth century origins. Upon entering the home the size and scope is immediately apparent. The welcoming entrance hall is filled with natural light and gives way to all the principal reception rooms. The ‘heart of the home’ is the open plan kitchen/living/breakfast room. The kitchen area is superbly appointed with a bespoke Stephen Coe Oak kitchen, including an AGA. There is an array of hand crafted wall and base cupboards under swathes of granite work surfaces. A central island provides further work space and an ideal informal dining area. Beyond there is space for a sizeable breakfast table and comfortable seating area. Adjoining the kitchen is a utility/laundry room. The formal reception rooms all benefit from stunning views across the gardens and rolling Blackmore Vale countryside beyond. The dining room is a wonderful size with French doors leading out to the rear garden and double doors leading through to the elegant sitting room, with a focal point feature fireplace and double French doors opening out to the gardens. Beyond is the superb study or snug. Steps then lead to the ground floor sleeping accommodation. This older wing of the home has its own entrance thus offering excellent annexe potential. There are two double bedrooms, one of which has a modern en-suite shower room and French doors leading to the side garden. There is a further separate shower room.

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms arranged around a beautiful landing. The master bedroom is a particular room of note boasting glorious views and an en-suite bathroom. The remaining bedrooms are a wonderful size and are serviced by a well-appointed family bathroom.

This property is featured by our Equestrian department.

Hunters Lodge is situated on the edge of the historical market town of Shaftesbury. Surrounded by open countryside, it is perfect for those who enjoy leisurely outdoor pursuits such as walking, cycling and riding but with the benefit of being within easy reach of amenities. Nearby Shaftesbury provides a variety of everyday services and shops including public houses, cafes, restaurants, independent and high street shops, a doctor’s surgery and a cottage hospital.

The local schools are excellent and are within easy reach; these include St Mary’s School, Clayesmore, Port Regis, Sandroyd and many highly regarded local state schools.

The communication links in the area are very good with the A303 just a few miles to the north providing road access to London & the West and a mainline railway station at either Gillingham (2.5 miles) or Tisbury (9.3 miles) serving London Waterloo (approximately two hours).

The home is perfectly positioned to the fore of its gardens and grounds occupying an elevated position and commanding outstanding rural views.

To the front there is ample parking for multiple vehicles behind a gated entrance. There is then an integral double garage. The driveway proceeds to the side of the home allowing vehicular access to the additional timber garage and storage sheds.

Abutting the rear of the home is a terrace, ideal for outside entertaining and dining. The established lawn falls away beyond and is interspersed with specimen trees, contoured abundant floral beds and sweeping hedged borders. Beyond there is an established kitchen garden and greenhouse that borders the mature enclosed paddock, measuring approximately 1.85 acres.

A further vehicular access leads to the outbuildings and stables. Arranged around a concrete yard are five timber stables, a tack room, open front hay or storage barn and a further barn with double vehicular doors.

Additional Information
Agents Note:

The property benefits from Fibre broadband - 9.16 Mb/s Upload, 52.10 Mb/s Download.

Five Bedrooms

2.5 Acres of Gardens & Paddocks


Further Equestrian Facilities

Stunning Countryside Location

Rural Views

Energy Performance Certificate

Agent details

Hamptons International Salisbury

  • 54 Castle Street
  • Salisbury
  • Wiltshire
  • SP1 3TS
Phone IconIcon set Phone 01722 480 142 Email IconIcon set Email


Arrange a viewing

Tick IconIcon set Tick

Thank you for your request

A member of the branch team will be in touch shortly to confirm your viewing.


Sorry, there was an issue submitting your request, please try again later.

Warning Icon Icon set Warning Tick IconIcon set Tick Cross Icon Icon set Cross
Warning Icon Icon set Warning Tick IconIcon set Tick Cross Icon Icon set Cross

Warning Icon Icon set Warning Tick IconIcon set Tick Cross Icon Icon set Cross

Your information is being collected and processed by Countrywide for the purposes of providing the service and/or products you have requested. Personal data will be processed in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and all other applicable data protection law and regulation, such as the General Data Protection Regulation. We may market products and services to you under the lawful basis of legitimate interests. Should you not wish to receive any unsolicited marketing from us you have the right to object to this processing by emailing privacy@countrywide.co.ukFull details of how we process your information can be found in our website Privacy Notice. A printed copy of our Privacy Notice is available on request. If you need to discuss how your information is being processed, please contact us at privacy@countrywide.co.uk.

Mortgage calculator

Warning Icon Icon set Warning Tick IconIcon set Tick Cross Icon Icon set Cross
Warning Icon Icon set Warning Tick IconIcon set Tick Cross Icon Icon set Cross
Mortgage type? Option must not be empty

Estimated monthly payment

£{{total | currency : '' : 0}} Call us on 0808 196 1674

Supporting your purchase

You may also be interested in

New homes

Buy a beautiful new home from our large selection of developments, many of which include Help to Buy for those with just a 5% deposit.

New homes

Property auctions

We sell residential, commercial, industrial, agricultural properties and land by public auction across the UK.

Property auctions

Land sales

Whether you're looking to buy or sell land, our nationally-based land division sources quality on and off-market sites throughout the UK.

Land sales

View our full range of services

More services