17 Fore Street, Evershot, Dorset DT2 0JR

  • £750 pcm
  • Available early October
  • EPC
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Secure rear garden
  • Village centre location close to local amenities
  • Central heating throughout


The Property

A rare opportunity to rent a charming semi-detached country property on the edge of the Melbury Estate. The character rich three bedroom property benefits from generous accommodation for a period property and a large garden and is situated in the centre of the village of Evershot. The property has been updated and improved over the last few years but the Estate have tried to keep as many traditional and original pieces as possible.


Evershot is an attractive small village with an active community. The village offers a range of local amenities including a village shop, church, pub, spa hotel and a primary school as well as a playgroup at the local. The larger towns of Yeovil and Dorchester are approximately 10-13 miles away and offer a wide range of amenities as well as main line railway into London Waterloo taking 2-3 hours.


When travelling from Dorchester take the A37 Yeovil road until you see the turning for Evershot and Holywell. Proceed along the road until you arrive in Evershot. Carry on through to the centre of the village. The property is located on the left hand side of the road. Parking will be on the road side.

When travelling from Beaminster take the B3163 all the way to Evershot. As you come into Evershot go down the hill past the church on the left and shop on the right and it is situated on the right next to the road.


Ground Floor

Entrance Hall

The front door provides access to an entrance hall giving access to both the living room and dining room and leads through to the rear of the property providing access to the bathroom, utility area and the stair case to the first floor.

Living Room

Wooden flooring. Small wood burning stove. Exposed beams.

Dining Room

Original flag stone flooring. Exposed wooden beams. Open fire with brick surround and plenty of character. Shelving and built-in cupboards.


Small kitchen featuring cream units at high and low level, space for an electric cooker and two other spaces for a small fridge and dishwasher. Single stainless sink and wood effect lino flooring.


White suite with bath and electric shower. Pedestal basin and toilet. Wood effect lino flooring.

Utility area

Featuring a single stailess steel sink unit and dual cupboards below. A worktop extends over an area for a washing maching with pumbing and electrics supplied beneath the sink unit.

First Floor

Bedroom 1

Front facing double room with fitted carpet.

Bedroom 2

Front facing single room with fitted carpet.

Bedroom 3

Small single bedroom with fitted carpet.


Matching toilet and pedestal sink suite in white.


The property has a good sized garden to the rear and laid down to lawn. There is a small paved area immediately outside the back door.


There isn’t any private parking for this property. The parking is either on the road outside the property or in the village. As the village can now and again be busy, you must be aware that you are not guaranteed a parking space outside the house.


The property has an electric boiler supplying the heating and hot water.


Mains water, drainage and electricity.

Council Tax

West Dorset District Council tax band C – around £1,435

Buildings Insurance

It is the Estate’s policy to recharge buildings insurance to the tenant. The premium currently stands at £153.68 per annum.


Pets are allowed with landlords consent.

Available Date

Available from October 2015 for an Assured Shorthold Tenancy for 12 months then month to month thereafter.


£750 per calendar month


The deposit for the property will be equivalent to one month rent of £750. This will be held under the Deposit Protection Service for the duration of the tenancy


Strictly by appointment only. As the tenants are still in the property interested parties must contact the Estate Office to book. Before making an appointment it is a good idea to ask as many questions as possible to avoid making a wasted journey.

Strictly by appointment. The Estate Office, Melbury Sampford on 01935 482200










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