Southover, Frampton, Dorchester

4 Bed House - Detached

Southover, Frampton, Dorchester

4 Bed House - Detached

Price guide £525,000

Property Overview

This charming four bedroom detached property offers a great opportunity to acquire a wonderful residence ideally situated within the village of Southover, close to the historic county town of Dorchester. The property offers a wealth of spacious accommodation that is presented to a high standard throughout, set within well tended gardens that boast wonderful views of the surrounding countryside and beyond. EPC rating E.

Key Points

  • Reception Rooms: 4
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3

Property Description


Fieldhayes enjoys a truly wonderful rural setting within the exclusive hamlet of Southover, Frampton. Frampton lies within an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and has the advantage of being close to a major town with all it's inherent educational, transport and shopping facilities. The village has an active village hall and church. The nearby village of Maiden Newton has a wider range of facilities including various shops, a public house, Doctors surgery and a first School.


Entrance is gained via a reception hall that sets the tone for the rest of the property, a large room with a full length window creating a truly spacious and open feel.
The property enjoys a spacious sitting room, receiving plentiful natural light via a large floor to ceiling bay window and two further windows. The room features an attractive stone fireplace that houses an LPG wood burner style fire. French doors lead through to a truly impressive garden room with double height vaulted beam ceiling, takes full advantage of the outlook onto the garden. A separate dining room provides additional living accommodation.
A feature of the property is the wonderful kitchen breakfast room that enjoys a social and spacious feel, a superb size for family dining or entertaining. The room boasts a comprehensive range of solid wood painted units, part granite work surfaces and a wealth of NEFF integral appliances including two ovens. The property benefits from a downstairs cloakroom and a separate utility room with ample additional storage options.
The quality of finish and presentation continues to the first floor where there are four generous bedrooms, the master enjoying a dressing area, en-suite facilities and an abundance of wardrobes.
The family bathroom and en-suite are tastefully fitted with a range of Heritage style sanitary ware.
Externally, to the front of the property there is a generous garden with a wide selection of mature plants and shrubs. A large driveway provides ample off road parking and access to an integral garage with a workshop/storage area and electric remote control up and over doors. To the rear of the property there is a lovely garden that boasts wonderful views over the river meadows and surrounding countryside. The garden is laid predominately to lawn with an adjoining paved terrace ideal for alfresco dining.

Room Dimensions

Sitting Room

6.40m x 3.40m (21'0" x 11'02")

Dining Room

4.39m x 3.12m (14'05" x 10'03)

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

6.68m x 3.40m (21'11" x 11'02")

Garden Room

4.22m x 3.61m (13'10" x 11'10")


6.40m x 3.99m max (21'0" x 13'01" max)


4.19m x 2.82m (13'9" x 9'3")


3.81m x 2.72m (12'06" x 8'11")


2.72m x 2.67m (8'11" x 8'09")


Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Oil fired central heating. Broadband and satellite are available also.

Local Authorities

West Dorset District Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ Tel: 01305 251010.
We are advised that the council tax band is G


Strictly by appointment with the sole agents: Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860