Christopher Batten Estate Agents Wimborne Dorset
Wimborne and East Dorset Property Specialist

Wigbeth Wimborne Dorset BH21 7JH


REF: CB005483

  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 4 Receptions
  • Unfinished detached Dorset barn
  • Impressive site of about 3.5 acres
  • Some outstanding views over countryside
  • Kitchen/family room
  • Space to erect a garage/outbuildings STP

Wigbeth - Horton - An unfinished 5 double bedroom detached Dorset barn conversion standing on an impressive site of about 3.5 acres with some outstanding views over the surrounding countryside.

Meadow View Barn is located in a superb rural position at Wigbeth, a rural hamlet on the fringe of Horton village, about 7 miles north of Wimborne Minster, which offers excellent shopping and recreational facilities. The larger towns of Poole and Bournemouth are both within easy driving distance, with mainline railway stations to London Waterloo, and the A31 at Ashley Heath, gives access to the M27 and M3.

There are excellent first and middle schools and QueenElizabethSchool in Wimborne. Schools in the wider area include Canford, Bryanston, Dumpton and Castle Court. Local sporting facilities include the Remedy Oak golf course and there are other courses at Broadstone, Ferndown and Parkstone.


To be fitted by Purchasers: Bathroom, shower rooms and cloakroom, kitchen, flooring, fireplaces and landscaping.

This substantial steel-framed barn extends in all to about 4120 square feet, and the accommodation is arranged over two floors. The building is highly insulated, with inset SIP panels. There is a state-of-the-art Cambrian slate roof system, and the wall construction is 200mm timber with 75mm insulation and a breathable exterior membrane. The feather-edged cladding has a 15-year warranty.The building has provision to install an air source heat pump and has UPVC double glazed windows, and mains electricity and water.

The ground floor has a reception hallway with a vaulted ceiling. There are 4 further reception rooms, a kitchen/family room, a walk-in larder, a laundry/boot room and a utility room. On the first floor there are 5 large double bedrooms, with 3 en suite bathrooms and a family bath/shower room. In addition there is a library.

Outside, a block pavioured apron leads to a large, loose gravelled courtyard and turning area, with space to erect a garage and outbuildings, subject to planning permission. There are outstanding views to the rear towards Woodlands Manor Farm and Remedy Oak.

DIRECTIONS: From Wimborne, proceed north on the B3078 towards Cranborne. At the Horton Inn, turn right, and proceed through the village of Horton, towards Three Legged Cross, past Drusilla's Inn on the left. After about half a mile, Meadow View Barn can be seen on the left hand side.