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Poundbury by Zero C

Poundbury, Dorchester, DT1 3BW

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Quality New Homes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 bed homes in Poundbury, Dorset.

Poundbury is an urban extension to the Dorset county town of Dorchester, built on Duchy of Cornwall land according to architectural principles advocated by The Prince of Wales.

Our developments in Poundbury are traditional homes with cutting edge contemporary design. We seek to build the right home in the right place.
Our approach is design led. We care about quality of architecture generous well designed interior spaces our homes bring the best of old and new traditions.



Poundbury, Dorchester, DT1 3BW

Opening hours

Kings Point House, Queen Mother Square, DT1 3BW
Sales office opening hours: 10am-5pm (closed Wednesday and Sunday)

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Wider afield, the Jurassic Coast and the market towns of Sherborne, Bedminster and Bridport are all within easy reach. Small Dorset villages, many with excellent pubs, National Trust houses, a plethora of established footpaths, and ancient monuments means that you will never be short of things to do.

Local Shopping

Our Poundbury, development is in easy access to all the amenities of the thriving communities of both Poundbury and Dorchester. Small boutiques, a Waitrose, and a number of intimate cafes are all within short distance and the centre of Dorchester with its wide range of quality shops is just a few minutes by car or public transport.


For school age children the schools in Dorchester are consistently outstanding in recent Ofsted Inspections.

Children aged four to nine living in and around Poundbury fall into two catchment schools. The first is Damers First School and the other is the Prince of Wales First School. Both of the schools in the catchment area have been classified as outstanding in the last Ofsted reports.

A choice of two middle schools – Dorchester Middle School and St. Osmund’s CE Middle School.

Teenagers aged 13-18 in Dorchester attend The Thomas Hardye School. The highly sought after school was judged by Ofsted inspectors to be Outstanding in all areas of their recent inspection in 2015.

There is a popular nursery Sunny Days which offers childcare.


There is a family doctor practice located on the edge of Poundbury, located within Frederick Treves House, a purpose-built medical centre. A Dental practice and Complementary medicine all located on Poundbury. The Dorchester Country Hospital is a short drive away.

Transport Links

By Train - Poundbury is in easy reach of both Dorchester South and West rail stations.

By Bus - Bus service, including electric buses that regularly run between Poundbury and Dorchester.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Dorchester West (1.1 miles)
National Train Station logo Dorchester South (1.4 miles)
National Train Station logo Upwey (4.6 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

Directions from the North - Poundbury is about 20 miles south of Yeovil. From Yeovil, follow the A37 south until you arrive at the roundabout with the A35. Take the 1st turning into Poundbury on the B1305 and you’ve made it!

From the South - Poundbury is approximately 9 miles from Weymouth Leave Weymouth and head north to Dorchester on the A354. When you reach the roundabout with the A35, take the first exit, joining the A35 signed to Honiton. Follow the A35 until you arrive at the roundabout with the A37. Take the 3rd turning into Poundbury on the B1305 and you’re here!



Luxury fitted kitchens fitted with oven, hob, hoods, dishwasher, and fridge/freezer. Bathrooms with tiles by Porcelanosa. Turfed rear gardens.
Gas central heating and double glazed.

About Developer

ZeroC was formed in 2008 from the award winning house builder Cornhill Estates, a company that has been building very high quality homes and mixed use developments for the past 10 years.

We are at the forefront of sustainable development and lead the way in delivering outstanding homes that are inexpensive to live in and that respect the environment.

We build all our homes with space standards that properly respect the people who are going to live in them. For example, our 3 bedroom houses are generally the size of a volume house builder’s 4 bedroom house.

We are resourced to deliver in excess of 300 homes a year and have consents, or subject to planning options, for over 1500 homes, offices and commercial buildings.

We are award winning developers. Our residential housing scheme at Upton, Northampton won the BRE award for the highest scoring BREEAM EcoHomes development in the United Kingdom. Our residential scheme on the Prince of Wales’s Poundbury development in Dorchester won the Regen SW award for the best sustainable housing scheme to be delivered in the South West. We are also winners of one of the Oscars of house building, the What House ‘Sustainable Developer of the Year’ award.

Contact Us

Contact us about Poundbury

Call us on 01305 575087 or fill in the contact form below.

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