Somerset & Dorset offer a wonderful mixture of beautiful countryside, dramatic coastlines, ancient moorlands and market towns making it one of the most popular areas to move to in the country. Our guide of Somerset and Dorset will provide you with an insight into the opportunities to be gained from a move to the area, exploring stunning countryside, historic towns and the practicalities of transport links and schooling. From very rural villages to town modern houses, taking in on the way, pretty hamlets with thatched country cottages, small investment holiday cottages, Georgian houses with sea views, equestrian smallholdings with beautiful out riding, magnificent 17th century farmhouses with uninterrupted views and farms with outbuildings and land, Dorset and Somerset provide a wealth of openings to every prospective buyer from young families through to retiring couples.
Fox Grant estate agents cover the whole region from Sherborne to Dorchester and the coast beyond and bought Peter Radice Country Properties in 2014 to add to their portfolio. We sell many fantastic country houses, cottages, equestrian properties and farms throughout Somerset and Dorset and can offer plenty of information on the area and property prices. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.
Leisure – Dorset
A mix of glorious countryside and beautiful coast makes Dorset a wonderful place to live and work. There are plenty of walking, cycling and riding opportunities in the beautiful rolling countryside and on the coast. Sailing, fishing and water sports are available in abundance and numerous golf courses for all abilities.
Local farmers markets, Beer and Cider Festivals, Arts Festivals and Agricultural show can be found in Dorset, notably the Melplash Agricultural Show just outside Bridport.
Fox Grant Estate Agents support many local events including Point-to-Points, the Blackmore Vale Hunt Hedge laying competition ever February and local ploughing matches held in the Autumn.
Fox Grant handles many country property sales in the Sherborne & Taunton area including smallholdings, equestrian and country properties of all shapes and sizes. Fox Grant also holds regular auctions in Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire and Hampshire.
If you are thinking of buying or selling in the Dorset or Somerset area and wish to have a complimentary market appraisal on your property, or to discuss any other property matters, please do call us on 0800 988 2332.