Hoopers Lane, Puncknowle, Dorchester

Guide price

Bedrooms: 3
A charming period stone cottage enjoying stunning far reaching views over the Bride Valley in a highly sought after village only a view miles from the sea.


Jubilee Cottage is a charming double fronted stone cottage with a good sized private rear garden and enjoying stunning far reaching views across the Bride Valley in the highly sought after village of Punknowle. It was understood to have been built in 1887 with a modern two-storey rear extension, the older part has main walls of solid stone under a slate roof. Over the years, it has been subject to a whole number of improvements and under the current ownership since 2011, the list includes a new oil central heating boiler in 2020, extensive damp proofing to the ground floor, the creation of a new shower room to the first floor, Kardean flooring to the kitchen/breakfast room, rear hall and bathroom and general redecoration and ongoing maintenance.

Offered with all modern amenities to include timber sealed unit windows, fitted kitchen with solid oak units, solid oak worktops and cooker range and modern ground floor bathroom and a modern first floor shower room.

Character style features include a large natural stone fireplace with woodburner, a solid oak stable front door and cottage internal doors. The cottage faces east/west enjoying fine uninterrupted views to the front across the beautiful West Dorset countryside.

The well presented accommodation enjoys a generous net floor area of around 1,115sqft and extends to:

Ground floor entrance porch, large living/dining room, inner lobby, kitchen/breakfast room, bathroom, utility/boot room.

First floor landing, three double bedrooms, shower room with walk in shower.


There is unrestricted on lane parking in Hoopers Lane which is a quiet and no through road.

There is a side pedestrian gate giving access to the utility/boot room and the rear garden beyond.

The rear gardens are a further feature, extending some 150ft depth, west facing and very private.

Immediately adjoining is a large paved terrace arranged over two levels with a lovely stone boundary road to the south, large expanses of lawn interspersed with apple trees and a fine fig tree. At the far end is a large timber shed.


Jubilee Cottage enjoys a lovely open aspect with fine views in a peaceful no through lane. Puncknowle is located in the beautiful Bride Valley. The village has a thriving community and amenities include a thatched pub, church and village hall plus bus service. The nearby village of Litton Cheney has a primary school and within 3 miles are the coastal villages of Burton Bradstock and Abbotsbury.

The area is designated as being one of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the stunning World Heritage Jurassic Coast and Chesil Beach is very nearby at West Bexington. The historic town of Bridport is only about 6 miles with excellent amenities, a twice weekly market and a leisure centre.


Mains water, electricity and drainage, oil fired central heating.


Strictly by appointment with Stags Bridport. Telephone 01308 428000.


From Bridport, take the B3156 coastal road towards Weymouth. Proceed through Burton Bradstock and onto Swyre, turning left immediately before the Bull Inn. Proceed through Puncknowle village, past the Crown Inn and take the first left into Looke Lane. Turn left onto Hoppers lane and Jubilee Cottage will be found on the left after a approximately 100 yards.

01308 301006

Stags - Bridport

29 South Street, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3NR

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