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Orcadia Cottage
Sturminster Newton

Orcadia Cottage, Sturminster Newton, Dorset
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £249.00 - 627.00

This charming, semi-detached cottage in Sturminster Newton sleeps four people in two bedrooms.

Orcadia Cottage is a character, semi-detached cottage set in the market town of Sturminster Newton, Dorset. With two bedrooms and a shower room, up to four people can enjoy a holiday in this period property. On the ground floor is a kitchen, a dining room and a sitting room with woodburner. Outside, there is a small enclosed courtyard area with furniture and BBQ, whilst roadside parking is available approximately 25 yards from the property on a first come, first served basis. Orcadia Cottage sits cose to the River Stour and offers a delightful setting for couples and small family groups seeking the many charming sights of Dorset.


Lovely, comfortable Cottage in a good location. Walks straight from the front door or just a short drive to lots of Dorset attractions. Owner very friendly and helpful. Cottage is kitted out to a high spec can't think of anything lacking or missing. Would highly recommend Orcadia Cottage to anyone planning a visit to Dorset.
Mrs Jelenski

It was a pleasant experience to be greeted by the owner of the cottage who explained the various things about the cottage. The cottage was very well appointed and you did feel at home. I would have no hesitation in recommending this cottage.
Mr Finch

I stayed here with my daughter and we had a most enjoyable and comfortable stay. We had a very warm welcome and were very impressed by the welcome pack which included sausages and bacon. The local shops were great and there was something to do everyday. My daughter and her husband are thinking of booking next year for a short break. Thanks for letting us stay in your lovely cottage. Helen & Michael

We loved the cottage, it was comfortable, warm and cosy and provided a great base. Sturminster is a friendly town and has everything you need on the doorstep. We enjoyed driving around the area, the countryside is beautiful and there was plenty to see and do.
Mrs Bicknell

Excellent Cottage in quiet cul de sac, with a warm welcome from the owner. I would thoroughly recommend this Cottage.
Mrs Willoughby

Services / Facilities:

Gas central heating with woodburner. Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, Smart TV with Freeview, WiFi, telephone (incoming calls only), selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Unrestricted roadside parking 25 yards from cottage on first come, first served basis. Enclosed courtyard garden with furniture and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 8 mins walk. Note: There are some low level doorways. Note: Intermittent mobile signal.

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Double Beds: 1
Twin Beds: 1

Further Amenities:
Linen provided
Towels provided
Washing Machine
High Chair

Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

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

Fiddleford Manor - 0.8 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Stock Gaylard House - 4.1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Stock Gaylard, St Barnabas Church - 4.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Shaftesbury Abbey Museum and Garden - 7.2 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Shaftesbury, St Peter's Church - 7.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Milton Abbey - 7.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Gold Hill Museum - 7.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Blandford Forum, St Peter & St Paul Church - 7.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Pimperne Long Barrow - 8.2 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Royal Signals Museum - 8.6 miles (Museum) 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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