Forest View, Crossways, Dorchester

5 Bed House - Detached

Key Points

Reception Rooms

Price guide £375,000

Property Overview

This delightful five bedroom family home is favourably situated within the sought after village of Crossways, Dorchester. The property offers accommodation that is well presented throughout comprising two reception rooms, a well appointed modern kitchen with separate utility room, a generous conservatory, a family bathroom and a ground floor cloakroom. In addition, the property benefits from an enclosed garden to the rear. A driveway provides off road parking. EPC rating C.


Forest View is situated within the popular village of Crossways, located on the outskirts of Dorchester. Crossways offers a good village school that is in the catchment area for Dorchesters Thomas Hardye Upper School. Nearby Dorchester is steeped in history and enjoys some of the countys most noted period architecture, all set amongst a beautiful rural countryside. Dorchester offers a plethora of shopping and social facilities including a cinema, leisure centre, Borough Gardens and a choice of many excellent public houses and restaurants. Both Crossways and Dorchester boast train links to London Waterloo and Bristol Temple Meads and regular bus routes to adjoining towns.

Key Features

The property benefits from two reception rooms. The sitting room enjoys generous dimensions, is finished in neutral décor and houses stairs that rise to the first floor with useful storage cupboard below. A separate dining room provides additional living accommodation and offers access to a delightful conservatory that takes full advantage of the outlook onto the garden.

The kitchen lends itself perfectly to modern living, fitted with a selection of integral appliances together with a comprehensive range of modern wall and base level units that provide ample storage options with work surface over. There is a separate utility room that provides further units, work surfaces and space of additional appliances.

Also situated on the ground floor is a cloakroom and two good size bedrooms.

Stairs rise to a landing that provides access to three further bedrooms and the family bathroom, tastefully fitted with a suite comprising a low level wc, a wash hand basin, a panel enclosed bath and a shower cubicle.

Externally the property offers an enclosed garden to the rear that is laid predominately to lawn with an area of paving abutting the property. The garden houses a variety of mature plants and shrubs. A driveway to the front of the property provides off road parking.

Room Dimensions

Sitting Room

4.70m max x 4.01m max (15'05" max x 13'02" max)


3.07m x 2.16m (10'01" x 7'01")

Dining Room

3.07m x 2.36m (10'01" x 7'09")


4.47m x 2.31m (14'08" x 7'07")

Bedroom Four

5.18m x 2.41m (17'0" x 7'11")

Bedroom Five

4.11m x 2.39m (13'06" x 7'10")

Bedroom One

3.15m x 2.62m (10'04" x 8'07")

Bedroom Two

2.87m x 2.51m (9'05" x 8'03")

Bedroom Three/office

2.59m x 2.11m (8'06" x 6'11")


Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating.

Local Authorities

Dorset Council
County Hall
Colliton Park

Tel: 01305 211970

We are advised that the council tax band is D


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