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Cottage: HCEREWB
Dorchester (5.4mls E) Dorset
Dorchester
Dorset
England

Cottage: HCEREWB, Dorchester, Dorset
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This barn conversion is situated in the farmyard of the owner s 130-acre cattle farm and enjoys peace and tranquillity. Located one mile away from the village of Martinstown on the outskirts of Dorchester which was home and inspiration to the celebrated author Thomas Hardy whose novels Tess of the d Urbervilles and The Mayor of Casterbridge were both based on the town. The local area offers plenty to see and do including Hardy s Monument Hardy s Cottage Abbotsbury Swannery Montacute House Bovington Tank Museum and much more.

Also within easy reach are the seaside resorts of Weymouth and Portland. Thoughtfully converted in an open-plan and sociable layout this cottage is cosy yet light and bright. Prepare romantic meals for two in the well-equipped kitchen area which contains an electric oven hob fridge with small freezer section microwave and small dining table and chairs.

At the end of a long day exploring the local area relax and unwind in the lounge area beside the wood burner and TV. The king-size bedroom is clean and bright with a door opening onto a patio area. The modern bathroom has a bath and overhead shower WC and heated towel rail.

While the bedroom opens onto a pretty patio area the adjacent open-sided barn enjoys a sunny aspect and offers a covered BBQ area with garden furniture for al fresco meals come rain or shine.


Amenities:

Details
Downstairs bedroom | Downstairs bathroom | Open fire / woodburner | Working farm | Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Towels included

Changeover Day
Saturday

Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

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Nearest Attractions

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

Hardy Monument - 0.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

The Nine Stones - 1.6 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Winterbourne Poor Lot Barrows - 2.7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Maiden Castle - 2.7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Kingston Russell Stone Circle - 3 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Abbotsbury Abbey - 3.4 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

Abbotsbury Swannery - 3.4 miles (Family Attraction) Heritage Rating

Abbotsbury, St Nicholas Church - 3.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

St Catherine's Chapel - 3.9 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Wolfeton House - 4.1 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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