A COTTAGE which boasts ‘amazing views’ of Dorset is set to go under the hammer.

The rural two-bedroom property, based in Lower Blandford Road, Cann near Shaftesbury, has been put up for auction by Connells with a starting price of £210,000.

Connells state the ‘character cottage’ was originally built in 1747 and ‘boasts many characterful features’ with ‘amazing views over the Blackmore Vale’.

The semi-detached property comprises of a sociable modern kitchen/diner with a stainless steel sink and drainer, electric hob and oven, electric cooker point and breakfast bar.

Dorset Echo: The property near Shaftesbury could be yours from £210,000 at an auction. Picture: ConnellsThe property near Shaftesbury could be yours from £210,000 at an auction. Picture: Connells

The kitchen/diner also leads through to the living room which features double glazed windows, fire place, wall lights, radiator, and a spiral staircase to first floor.

On its ground floor is also its bathroom, which contains a shower, bath, toilet, sink and heated toilet rail and electric heater.

Up its spiral staircase are the two double bedrooms, which both have windows that look out onto the far-reaching North Dorset countryside.

The south-facing garden has a patio area and a large lawn, along with a summerhouse that again takes advantage of the countryside views.

Dorset Echo: The property's kitchen/diner. Picture: ConnellsThe property's kitchen/diner. Picture: Connells

Connells state the auction date has not been set, but interested buyers can view the property online and make further enquires.

The successful bidder must sign a reservation agreement and make payment of a non-refundable reservation fee of 4.2 per cent of the purchase price including VAT, subject to a minimum of £6,000.00 including VAT, on top of the purchase price.

More information can be found by calling 01747 854001 or through this link - https://www.connellsonlineauction.co.uk/properties/5faa6cb86af85962fc89e328a6671100.html