Self Catering in Dorset - Dorchester

Dorchester Travel and Heritage Information

Cottage: HCCREST
Dorchester (3mls NE)

Cottage: HCCREST, Dorchester, Dorset
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Pricing From: £400.00


This delightful property dates back to the early 1900’s and was originally the former coach house for the neighbouring inn. The accommodation has been completely renovated to a high specification with little touches incorporated to give it a really homely, comfortable feel, yet having all the benefits of contemporary technology.

The area has many interesting countryside walks direct from the property as well as being ideally situated for touring the local area from the picturesque World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast and the Olympic sailing site of Weymouth and Portland, to the wealth of picture postcard villages that lie in the heart of the Dorset countryside.

An array of attractions are within easy reach including Monkey World, The Tank Museum, Lulworth Castle, Corfe Castle, Abbotsbury Swannery, Tyneham and much more.

The stylish accommodation consists of TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin. Shower room: situated downstairs wet room with WC.

Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with wooden floors and exposed beams, woodburner (first basket of logs included), TV/DVD and wi-fi. Kitchen/dining area is well-equipped with range style electric oven and gas hob, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave and fridge with small freezer compartment. Outside: small seating area outside and use of the pub’s garden, patio and play area suitable for children under 8.

Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen, towels, electricity, gas, underfloor heating and wi-fi included. Regret no smoking.

Regret no pets. Location: beach 16 miles, pub next door, shop 3 miles.

Services / Facilities:

Downstairs Bathroom, Open Fire / Wood Burner, Internet Access, Pub Within 1 Mile, Towels Included, Travel Cot, Highchair, Family Holidays

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Athelhampton House - 2.4 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Tolpuddle Martyrs Museum - 2.5 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Tolpuddle, Dorset, St John's Church - 2.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Puddletown, St Mary's Church - 2.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Milton Abbey - 3.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Winterborne Whitechurch, St Mary's Church - 4.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Hardy's Cottage - 4.7 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Bere Regis, St John's Church - 5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Clouds Hill - 5.4 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Kingston Maurward Gardens - 5.7 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Nearest Alternative Cottages

Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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