The Hamlets

Gainsborough, Milborne Port, Somerset, DT9 5BA

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About The Hamlets

This exciting new development is in the pretty Somerset village of Milborne Port and less than three miles from the historic town of Sherborne. The Hamlets offers an impressive range of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes, all carefully designed to suit your needs. So if you're looking for a quality new home in a semi-rural location, your search ends here!

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Note: This plan has been produced for plot identification purposes only. Layout, individual plots, housetypes and amenities may be subject to change. For latest information, including selected plots, please contact sales advisor. Overall development layout plan correct at time of publication.


Surrounded by countryside and nestling beside the river Gascoigne, Milborne Port is a vibrant village with pubs, a shop, post office, butchers, primary school, library, doctors surgery and a wealth of community groups and leisure clubs. Theres also a live cinema, circular walks and the Grade 1 listed St John the Evangelist church hosts concerts and social events. 

Nearby Sherborne is brimming with historic buildings with an Abbey dating back to AD 705 and the stunning Sherborne Castle and Gardens built by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594. There's a wide range of shops in Sherborne including Waitrose and Sainsburys supermarkets and small independents offering antiques, books, art and clothes alongside well-known brands. 

The A30 runs through Milborne Port from Shaftesbury to the east, 15 miles away. To the West the A30 leads to Sherborne, three miles and on to Yeovil, eight miles. The popular Dorset coastal resort of Weymouth is only 30 minutes via the B3145 and A352. Train services to Exeter, Salisbury and London run from Sherborne and Templecombe. For air travel both Bournemouth and Bristol airports are about 42 miles away. 


This is a map of the local area

From Yeovil

  • At the Hospital Roundabout, take the A30, Reckleford
  • Continue on the A30 on to Babylon Hill
  • After about 5 miles turn right onto the A352, Horsecastles Lane
  • Turn right onto Bradford Road
  • Mildenhall can be found on the right hand side

From Shaftesbury

  • Leave the town on St James's Street
  • Turn right on to St John's Hill, B3091
  • Turn left onto Foyle Hill and continue for about 1 mile
  • Continue right onto Cherry Orchard Lane
  • Turn left onto Sherborne Causeway, A30
  • Follow the A30 for approximately 13 miles
  • At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Coldharbour, A30
  • Continue on the A30 for about 1 mile
  • Turn left onto Horsecastles Lane, A352
  • Turn right onto Bradford Road
  • Mildenhall can be found on the right hand side

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Sherrie & Tracey

Opening hours

Monday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm
Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 10am - 5pm

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Secure your Bovis Home today and get moving in the new year!

Let us help you move with one of our purchase assistance schemes

Help to Buy

All types of buyers could benefit from the Government-backed equity loan, where you need just a 5% deposit and a 75% mortgage! Only available on brand new homes!

Smooth Move

Sit back and relax while we do the hard work for you! We'll agree a selling price, instruct an estate agent and deal with them on your behalf. Once a buyer is found you can reserve your new Bovis Home and we'll even pay the estate agents fees!

Home Exchange

You buy our home, we buy yours! Avoid long chains, last minute drop outs and don't miss out on the new home you really want!

Speak to our Sales Advisor to find out more

Terms and conditions

Not available in conjunction with any other offer or scheme. Each scheme has specific terms and conditions and is subject to specific mortgage lender conditions and qualifications. For more information please speak to your Sales Advisor or visit https://www.bovishomes.co.uk/menus/need-help-to-move/