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Beaminster is a picturesque village found in the county of Dorset. It is around 15 miles away from Dorchester and is situated in a valley with a number of streams and rivers right above it. The population is only around 3000, which makes it a very appealing place to live for those who want a quieter more rural life. The closest train station is around 5 miles away in the town of Crewkerne and the closest motorway which is the M5 I about an hours drive away. This makes Beaminster one of the least touristy places to live in Dorset. However, Beaminster is located in the middle of some more established towns and is just half an hour away from Yeoville and Lyme Regis and just 15 minutes away from West Bay.

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Things to do in Beaminster

Beaminster has some fantastic restaurants, one to note is The Wild Garlic. This restaurant is owned by Masterchef winner Mat Follas and has some amazing reviews. It is very popular among locals, along with the Bridge House Hotel and Bombay Spice. There are also a few well-loved pubs found in the village, which are enjoyed by all of the locals.

Just a 15-minute drive away is the West Bay Harbour, which is part of the Jurassic Coast and is a beautiful place to visit. It is a thriving tourist town that has a stunning beach and remarkable cliffs. Beaminster is ideally located in the middle of some beauty hot spots, including Lewesdon Hill, Pilsdon Pen and Colmer’s Hill, all of which are brilliant for hiking with some spectacular views to take in.

Schools and Education in Beaminster

There are two schools in the village of Beaminster, Beaminster School and Beaminster St. Mary’s Academy. There are also two great schools nearby, Mountjoy School and Broadwindsor Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, both of which have been rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted.

For further education opportunities Beaminster is situated right in the middle of two of the best Universities in the UK, Bournemouth University and Exeter University. About an hour and a half drive away you can find Bristol University and The University of Bath, some of the best universities in the UK which are very highly ranked.

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Local Areas Nearby:

  • Neatherbury
  • Hooke
  • Broadwindsor
  • Mapperton
  • Corscombe
  • Powerstock
  • Bradpole

Cost of living in Beaminster

There are some beautiful properties in Beaminster with some charming cottages and stunning bungalows available. The average property price in Beaminster is around £349,659 over the last year. Most of the properties sold during this time were detached properties, which sold for an average £437,867. Terraced properties sold for an average of £298,788 and semi-detached properties went for around £284,711. The sell prices in Beaminster have increased by a staggering 24% since last year and are predicted to continue to rise. Making now a great time to purchase and sell property in Beaminster.