4 bedroom Link Detached House for sale: Moortown Drive, Canford Magna, Wimborne

  • reception rooms 3
  • bedrooms 4
  • bathrooms 2
Reference: BWB2267

Key Features

  • Period property
  • Standing in grounds of approx. 3.24 acres ideal for the equestrian enthusiasts
  • Substantial stable blocks and double garage
  • 18'6" x 15'10" sitting room with feature inglenook fireplace and wood burner
  • 18'6" farmhouse kitchen with gas Aga
  • 19' conservatory
  • Four double bedrooms
  • Three bathrooms
  • Study
  • Quiet semi-rural but convenient location


A BEAUTIFUL FOUR DOUBLE BEDROOM THREE RECEPTION ROOM CHARACTER RESIDENCE set in gardens and grounds extending to approximately 3.24 acres. The property boasts many fine features and is located in an enviable semi-rural location.



Moortown Farmhouse South is an attractive family home in an idyllic location,which was originally part of the large estate of Canford Manor previously owned by Lord and Lady Wimborne. The current owners have lived at the property for the last 26 years.

The main house enjoys excellent family accommodation over two floors. The reception space includes reception hallway, sitting room with dual aspect and open fronted wood burner with feature brick fireplace and surround.  Dining room with exposed brickwork, kitchen/breakfast room with Aga, study, shower room, conservatory/utility/boot room.

The first floor provides four generous size bedrooms including a master bedroom with en-suite four piece bathroom suite and family bathroom.


Whilst being situated in a semi-rural location, the property is very well placed for easy access to the Minster town of Wimborne and the Poole/Bournemouth conurbation, all of which have an excellent range of shops, cafes and restaurants. Moortown Drive is conveniently placed for access onto the A31 giving further access to Ringwood and Southampton in the east or the county town of Dorchester in the west. There is a regular main line train service from Poole to London (Waterloo). 


The farmhouse is approached via a long shared private drive which also continues to the adjoining property.  Accessed via entrance gates, the driveway leads to a parking area and the detached double garage.  Beautifully landscaped gardens extend around the property with large lawn area and terraced area where a variety of trees including Oak, Pine, Sycamore and Blue Cedar and a wide selection of shrubs. Overlooking the garden there is a stone terrace providing a sunny spot for al fresco dining. Beyond the lawns there is a sheltered kitchen garden with fruit and vegetable beds.

Immediately adjacent to the garden are two large paddocks, a further paddock and a holding paddock all enclosed with post and rail fencing.  The stable yard consists of three good size loose boxes, a fourth stable, carriage room/tack room and a hay barn, all with electric lighting and water supply.  Beyond the stable yard there is a wildlife area/orchard with winter pond, suitable to keep ducks and chickens.

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Reference: BWB2267

Contact Agent

Wrights Estate Agents
Tel: 01202 697111