Shaftesbury Dorset SP7 White Pit Lane, East Melbury

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Features at a glance

  • Entrance Hall
  • Kitchen/Breakfast/Living Room
  • Drawing room
  • Pantry
  • Cloakroom
  • Principal bedroom with en suite bathroom
  • 2 Further bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Garden

A delightful Grade II Listed barn conversion with splendid gardens and grounds

Owl Place is a splendid Grade II Listed barn conversion that offers light and airy living space which makes the most of the surrounding views, whilst enjoying its extensive gardens and grounds.

The spacious ground floor provides flexible, open plan living with a wide entrance hall and kitchen/breakfast/living room. There is a dual aspect with windows to one side and French doors opening to the southeast-facing garden to the rear, while there is also space for a seating area and a large family dining table. The kitchen itself has fitted storage units, a central island and a stainless steel range cooker. Also on the ground floor there is a comfortable and elegant drawing room which has a triple aspect, affording views across the rolling fields and hills, and a fireplace fitted with a woodburning stove which forms a wonderful focal point. The first floor has three well-presented bedrooms, all of which are doubles including the principal bedroom with its en suite bathroom. The principal and second bedrooms both benefit from fitted storage, while the first floor also has a family bathroom.

This property has 0.3 acres of land.


The property is set in delightful gardens and grounds with stunning views across the Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in all directions. There is a gravel driveway approaching the property with parking and turning for several cars. The peaceful gardens offer lawns, paved terracing, colourful flowerbeds and various trees as well as wonderful far-reaching views. There are various spots which are perfect for dining al fresco.

There is an opportunity to purchase the paddock to the front of the property. Further details are available on request.


Owl Place is set in a picturesque rural position, in the heart of the Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and two and a half miles to the south-east of the historic market town of Shaftesbury. The town offers a good choice of everyday amenities, including various independent shops, large supermarkets and leisure facilities.

There are numerous well regarded public houses in the surrounding villages as well as the Grosvenor Hotel in the centre of the town. The area is well served by an excellent selection of schools, including the independent Port Regis, Clayesmore and Sandroyd as well as state primary and secondary schools.

The A350 provides access towards the A303, while the nearest mainline station is at Tisbury, which provides direct services to London Waterloo. Airports can be found at Bristol, Southampton and Bournemouth.


From Salisbury, head south on the A354 and continue for 12 miles. Arriving at the Handley Cross Roundabout, take the third exit onto the B3081 and continue to follow the B3081 for 10 miles before turning left onto White Pit Lane. You will find the entrance to the property on the right-hand side after a third of a mile.

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