TREAD CAREFULLY when viewing the Grade II-listed Box Cottage in Alton Pancras, near Dorchester in Dorset: the floorboards on the first floor are not entirely reliable. Also watch out for gunfire as shooting rights are reserved over part of the garden. The cottage has two bedrooms, a 13ft kitchen/diner with solid fuel Rayburn and sitting room. To be sold by informal tender, the guide price is pounds 95,000. Offers by 12 noon on 16 December to Symonds & Sampson on 01305 265058.
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