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Cottage: HCSTOMI
Blandford Forum (3.5mls N)
Blandford Forum

Cottage: HCSTOMI, Blandford Forum, Dorset
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £455.00 - 996.00


This idyllic cottage is accessed down a narrow lane and sits within 6 acres overlooking beautiful countryside and the banks of the River Stour in the Dorset village of Durweston.

This property is located just a short drive to the market town of Blandford Forum which offers delightful and varied shopping, a weekly market and regular farmers' markets, tea rooms, restaurants and a good bus service.

The cottage is also within walking distance across the river to the village pub and shop. Well placed for visiting Dorset's Jurassic Coast with the impressive Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door. The award-winning sandy beaches of Bournemouth, Sandbanks and Weymouth are within easy driving distance.

Many attractions are available such as Monkey World, Longleat and various National Trust properties.

The bright and comfortable accommodation, all on one level offers: TWO bedrooms. 1 king-size double and 1 twin room with 2'6" beds (can be made in to a double on request).

Shower room: with WC. Lounge/diner: with woodburner, TV/DVD, Wi-Fi and iPod dock as well as a selection of books and games. Kitchen: well fitted with electric cooker, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher and many extras such as Nespresso coffee machine.

Outside: covered seating area with BBQ and large enclosed lawn. Games room: with table football. Outdoor table tennis and boules.

4 mountain bikes are also available on loan to ride the nearby trail way. Fishing available by arrangement on owner’s stretch of the River Stour where guests can also launch kayaks/canoes from the island also a haven for birds and otters. Amenities: ample parking.

Bed linen, towels, electric, logs and Wi-Fi included. Pets welcome. Regret no smoking.

Location: Beach 18.5 miles. Pub and shop within walking distance.

Any property identified with increased accessibility may have different levels of provision, it is therefore advisable you contact us before you book to ensure the property meets your specific needs and requirements

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly


Downstairs Bedroom, Downstairs Bathroom, Enclosed Garden, Increased Accessibility, Internet Access, Games / Play Facilities, Pub Within 1 Mile, Shop Within 1 Mile, Fishing Onsite / Nearby, Towels Included, Travel Cot, Highchair, Family Holidays

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

Blandford Forum, St Peter & St Paul Church - 2.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Royal Signals Museum - 3.4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Pimperne Long Barrow - 3.7 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Fiddleford Manor - 4.6 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Tarrant Keynston, All Saints Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Tarrant Rushton, St Mary's Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Tarrant Crawford, St Mary's Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Milton Abbey - 5.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Winterborne Whitechurch, St Mary's Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Chettle, St Mary's Church - 6.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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