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FCH43991,Dorchester Information
IDYLLIC 17TH CENTURY COTTAGE WITHIN A TRADITIONAL BREEDS ORGANIC FARM New to our collection for 2017. Surrounded by fields often visited by resident livestock this Grade II listed thatched property overlooks a natural pond and is full of charm. With stone floors inglenook fireplace wood-panelling and low ceilings the property retains much of its original charm and style. The picturesque village of Frome St Quintin is the ideal base for taking long walks before stopping off at one of the many local pubs. A visit to the county town of Dorchester is a must for history lovers with two of Thomas Hardy s former homes the county museum and military keep there is much to see. The coastal town of Weymouth with its sandy beach historic Brewers Quay and many independent shops pubs and restaurants is a great spot for a day out. Slightly further afield are Athelhampton House Abbotsbury gardens and swannery Haynes Motor Museum Cerne Abbas Giant Fleet Air Arm Museum and numerous National Trust properties. The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: each accessed via separate steep cottage-style stairs. 1 king-size with adjacent shower room and WC and 1 twin with separate WC. Lounge: with wood burner (first basket of logs included). Snug: with Smart TV. Kitchen/diner with oil-fired AGA and induction hob fridge dishwasher and washing machine. Outside: enclosed garden with lawn. Amenities: off-road parking for two cars. Bed linen towels electric central heating and Wi-Fi included. Regret no smoking. 2 dogs welcome dogs are to be kept on leads at all times. Additional info: restricted head height due to low ceilings and doorways. Strictly no BBQ s allowed due to the thatch. The owner advises there will occasionally be farm animals around the cottage and on the vehicle track. Location: beach 11 miles pub and shop 2 miles
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FCH43991,Dorchester Address
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Pets Allowed
480 to 1050
Sleeps 4 Persons.
  • Arrival time: 14:30
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Changeover Day: Friday
  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Highchair available
  • Internet access
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Property type: Cottage
  • Quirky
  • Romantic
  • Short breaks
  • Thatched
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Working farm