No bars, no signal predictedOne bar, reliable signal unlikelyTwo bars, may experience problems with connectivityThree bars, likely to have good coverage and receive a data rate to support basic web servicesFull bars, likely to have good coverage indoors and to receive an enhanced data rate to support multimedia services
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Guide price£245,000
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3 bedroom retirement property for sale

4 Canon Woods Close, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9
New build
Retirement
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Retirement property
3 bed
2 bath
EPC rating: B*
1,679 sq ft / 156 sq m

Key information

Tenure: Leasehold | unconfirmed share | unconfirmed yrs left
Council tax, if payable: Ask agent
Broadband: Ultra-fast 1000Mbps *
Mobile signal: 
EE O2 Three Vodafone
Water: Ask agent
Heating: Ask agent
Electricity: Ask agent
Sewerage: Ask agent
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Property description & features

  • Tenure: Leasehold
  • 50% shared ownership
  • Three bedroom retirement town house
  • Exlusively for over 55'5
  • Spacious, light and airy
  • Underfloor heating
  • Built-in energy efficiency appliances
  • Financial security
  • Pets allowed
  • Walking distance to the heart of Sherborne
OPEN WEEK FROM 5TH TO 10TH FEBRUARY 2024 -
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Shared ownership. This property is listed at 50% of its market value. Pay for a share of your new home, then pay a low regulated rent on the remainder, along with a low-cost service charge. Purchasers must be aged 55 and over and meet eligibility requirements to qualify. Platinum Skies properties are built with your needs of today, and tomorrow, in mind.

4 Canon Woods Close combines the best of contemporary with the traditional - spacious living areas flooded with natural light, elegant architectural details, and refined exteriors of uncompromised quality.

With underfloor heating throughout, you will always be able to find that perfect temperature and have that dream kitchen you’ve always wanted, with premium stone worktops and energy-efficient Neff appliances.

This house boasts a fully tiled bathroom featuring Villeroy & Boch and Hansgrohe fittings which continues the perfect blend of luxury and convenience seen in every room. Larger than average bedrooms are designed to fill with natural light, all with easy-open fitted wardrobes. With accessibility in mind, the house features wide hallways, soft-touch fittings and anti-slip walk-in showers to ensure this home is designed for now and for the future.
The property also has a private, low maintenance courtyard garden and a dedicated parking space.

The property is a short walk to Mulberry House, which houses our Sherborne community’s wide range of communal facilities including a bistro, private owners’ lounge, activities and well-being studio, treatment room and guest suite. All our on-site facilities are run on a not for profit basis, allowing you to enjoy quality facilities without the high price tag.

Please note: Service Charges apply, available on request and are determined by the specifics of each property.

Please contact us for more information and to talk through all available options to suit your needs.


Sherborne in north-west Dorset is a delightful market town full of Georgian grandeur. Combining a wealth of history with a lively community, you'll find shops offering antiques, all manner of local produce, fashion, cosy tearooms and coffee shops, pubs and restaurants. The town has a unique beauty which has attracted many notable visitors through the centuries.
Whether you're discovering the majesty of the abbey, the castles or the local architecture, you're sure to be charmed by the character of the famous ochre-coloured hamstone.
And you'll find plenty of activities to keep you occupied, from weekly markets to sporting events, arts lectures and wine tastings. Or maybe a walk in the beautiful rolling countryside - it's all here on your doorstep.
Located at the top of Horsecastles Lane and the A30, Canon Woods Close is close to local amenities and transport. Its location means that everything you need is nearby, whether you're planning a visit to the Abbey, the shops or venturing further afield by bus or train.
Sherborne has good public transport systems that connect to several towns in the surrounding area. The nearby train station has a direct line to London which takes around 2 hours, and it's roughly an hour's journey to get to Exeter. There are also plenty of local bus routes visiting Dorchester, Sturminster Newton, Yeovil, and Wincanton.

Places of interest

    Greenslade Taylor Hunt is one of the largest and longest established firms of Chartered Surveyors, Auctioneers, Property Specialists and Letting Agents in the South West, with over 170 years experience – and still independently owned to this day. GTH has a comprehensive regional network of offices and is supported by the Mayfair office in London which represents us in the capital. Our extensive expertise covers every aspect of property including: • Residential Sales and Lettings • Commercial Property Agency • Property Surveys and Valuation Services • Development Land, Building Plots, Planning and New Homes • Agricultural Offices, Specialist Farm and Livestock Sales, Equestrian Sales and Estate Management • Property Auction Sales • Fine Art, Regular and Specialist Sales, Valuation Services and Antique Auctions One of the leading property professionals in the South West.

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    Broadband availability and predicted speed: obtained from Ofcom on November 2, 2023

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    Super-fast: Between 30 Mbit/s and 300 Mbit/s
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    Mobile phone signal availability and predicted strength: obtained from Ofcom on November 2, 2023

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    Clear: No bars, no signal predicted
    Red: One bar, reliable signal unlikely
    Amber: Two bars, may experience problems with connectivity
    Green: Three bars, likely to have good coverage and receive a data rate to support basic web services
    Enhanced: Full bars, likely to have good coverage indoors and to receive an enhanced data rate to support multimedia services

    Energy Performance data and Internal floor area: obtained on November 26, 2021 from The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland.

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