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Retirement property for sale in Dorset

Dorset has thriving coastal cities of Weymouth, Bournemouth and Poole and charming countryside with quaint towns and villages. Life in Dorset is relaxed and calm, built around communities and maintaining a strong sense of tradition. Families flock there for the schools and outdoor lifestyle and jobs in the large towns.

New homes are dotted in and around the main towns as well as in countryside locations, such as Christchurch, Blandford Forum, Ferndown, Sherbourne, Dorchester and Gillingham.

Dorset is well served with A-roads through the county and the South West Trains travel between Dorset and London and routes through the West Country.

Bournemouth University is now a leading creative industry hub encouraging companies to establish themselves in the area to take advantage of the growing pool of talent.

Dorset shares its four borders with the counties of Devon which is to the west, Somerset to the north-west.

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Dorchester, Dorset DT1
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Dorchester, Dorset DT1 
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Located in the heart of Poundbury on Queen Mother Square, Bowes Lyon Court is a brand new Retirement Living PLUS (formerly known as Assisted Living) development made up of 62 one and two bedroom apart

Dorchester, Dorset DT1
From £270,000 - £419,000
Dorchester, Dorset DT1 
1 - 2 bedroom properties
Casterbridge Court is selling fast.   Call us today to book your one-to-one appointment.

Branksome Park, Dorset BH13
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Branksome Park, Dorset BH13
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With only 1 apartment available, now is the perfect time to see why Clarendon House is proving so popular.

Branksome Park, Dorset BH13
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Branksome Park, Dorset BH13
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With only 1 apartment available, now is the perfect time to see why Clarendon House is proving so popular.
Dorchester, Dorset DT1
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Dorchester, Dorset DT1 
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Located in the heart of Poundbury on Queen Mother Square, Bowes Lyon Court is a brand new Retirement Living PLUS (formerly known as Assisted Living) development made up of 62 one and two bedroom apart
Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11
From £280,000 - £375,000
Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11
1 - 2 bedroom properties
Exclusive to the over 60s, this retirement development will consist of 45 one or two-bedroom apartments conveniently located close to the banks of the river Stour in historic Blandford Forum, Dorset, 
Wimborne, Dorset BH21
From £499,950 - £499,950
Wimborne, Dorset BH21
2 bedroom properties
This attractive retirement village will consist of 32 stunning retirement bungalows, exclusive to the over 60s  and conveniently located in the centre of historic Wimborne Minster, Dorset.
Beaminster, Dorset DT6
From £250,000 - £421,000
Beaminster, Dorset DT6 
1 - 2 bedroom properties
Head towards the centre of Bridport town and you’ll find Gordon Court which is named after Second Lieutenant Colin Graham Gordon, a WW1 soldier that once lived in the parade of houses opposite.
Wimborne, Dorset BH21
From £320,000 - £440,000
Wimborne, Dorset BH21
1 - 2 bedroom properties
This attractive retirement village will be home to 43 one-bedroom retirement apartments and 24 two-bedroom retirement apartments, exclusive to the over 70s and conveniently located in the centre of hi
Branksome Park, Dorset BH13
From £362,000 - £507,000
Branksome Park, Dorset BH13
1 - 3 bedroom properties
With both the sea and the countryside within easy reach, this Retirement Living development is ideally situated for making the most of all that this beautiful area of Dorset has to offer.
Highcliffe, Dorset BH23
From £334,950 - £497,950
Highcliffe, Dorset BH23
1 & 2 bedroom apartments
Rothesay Lodge is a development of 48 one and two bedroom retirement apartments for sale in Highcliffe-on-Sea.
Dorchester, Dorset DT1
From £270,000 - £419,000
Dorchester, Dorset DT1 
1 - 2 bedroom properties
Casterbridge Court is selling fast.   Call us today to book your one-to-one appointment.
Portland, Dorset DT5
Price on application
Portland, Dorset DT5 
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Foylebank Court is a modern Extra Care scheme located on the beautiful island of Portland, with wonderful views on to Chesil Beach. It offers independent living in spacious and well-appointed apartmen
East Stoke, Dorset BH20
Price on application
East Stoke, Dorset BH20
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 An idylic countryside location.                   Manor Farm Court is near the pretty market town of Wareham in Dorset.
Bere Regis, Dorset BH20
£295,000
Bere Regis, Dorset BH20
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 The perfect place to call home in Dorset.                  Our stunning brand new luxury bungalow development, Rochester Court is now open.
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Matchams, Dorset BH24
From £275,000 - £300,000
Matchams, Dorset BH24
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 Silver Mists, the perfect place to call home                Silver Mists is a residential development set within the beautiful location of St Leonards, Dorset and is a true hidden gem in the RoyaleLi
Beacon Hill, Dorset BH16
£280,000
Beacon Hill, Dorset BH16
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 Discover a new way of life at Royale Heights                Royale Heights is a private, gated development of detached luxury bungalow homes for the over 45s, located in Beacon Hill close to Poole Ha
  Monthly Budget
Our monthly budget search provides a monthly cost estimate for the different ownership options available to you. These range from ‘outright purchase’, ‘part buy part rent’ and ‘rent’ options. As with any property purchase you should seek independent financial advice.

For outright purchase the monthly mortgage cost estimate is based on an interest only mortgage at a 5.95% annual interest rate, over 25 years with a 10% deposit.

For ‘part buy part rent’ the monthly cost is based on an interest only mortgage rate of 5.95% per annum over 25 years with annual interest of 2.75% on the unsold share.

For ‘rent’ the monthly cost is based on the rental from the landlord or Build to Rent organisation who owns the property.

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