Self Catering in Dorset - Dorchester

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Cottage: HCBRAMC
Cerne Abbas

Cottage: HCBRAMC, Dorchester, Dorset
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This delightful terraced cottage retains much of its original charm with exposed beams, inglenook fireplace with a woodburner and nestles along the main village road in the heart of central Dorset. Perfect for families or couples alike.

Cerne Abbas is a small, friendly village lying in the valley of the River Cerne famous for being the home of the Cerne Abbas Giant, a chalk figure of a man carved into the hillside.

There is an extensive range of public footpaths and bridleways throughout the village and walks to suit every taste, the village also boasts a traditional Dorset tea room, 3 village pubs and a shop/Post Office. The historic market town of Dorchester is approximately 7 miles away. The seaside resorts of Weymouth, Swanage and Lyme Regis with their sandy beaches and coves are also worth a visit.

Other attractions include Monkey World, The Tank Museum, Durdle Door, Lulworth Castle, Corfe Castle, Abbotsbury Swannery, the abbey town of Sherborne and much more.

The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: accessed via cottage style stairs, 1 double, at the front of the property and 1 twin overlooking the garden. Bathroom: handheld shower over bath and WC.

Lounge: with exposed beams, woodburner (first basket of logs included), TV and DVD. Kitchen/diner: well-equipped with electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, slimline dishwasher, washing machine, CD/radio, ample seating for 4 and access to the patio and garden. Outside: accessed from the kitchen, patio area with seating, 6 steps lead up to the garden area.

Amenities: roadside parking directly outside of the property. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking in the property.

Regret no pets. Location: beach approximately 10 miles, shop/Post Office and pubs all within walking distance.

Services / Facilities:

Enclosed Garden, Open Fire / Wood Burner, Pub Within 1 Mile, Shop Within 1 Mile, Towels Included, Travel Cot, Family Holidays

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Nearest Attractions

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

Cerne Abbas, St Mary's Church - 0.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cerne Abbey - 0.2 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

St Augustine's Well, Cerne Abbas - 0.3 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Cerne Abbas Giant - 0.4 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Nether Cerne, All Saints Church - 1.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Minterne Gardens - 1.8 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Minterne Magna, St Andrew's Church - 1.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Charminster, St Mary's Church - 5.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Toller Fratrum, St Basil's Church - 5.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Wolfeton House - 5.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

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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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