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Dorset Self Catering cottage, The Skilling, Bridport, sleeps 14

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The Skilling

The Skilling, Bridport, Dorset

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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 14

Pricing From: £1544.00

This detached cottage rests in Dorset and can sleep ten adults and four children in five bedrooms.

The Skilling is a wonderful detached dwelling resting on the outskirts of Bridport in Dorset. There are five bedrooms within the property including a ground-floor super-king-size with Jack-and-Jill access to ground-floor bathroom, a ground-floor family room with a double and truckle with access to patio and en-suite bathroom, a ground-floor super-king size with 2 x pull-out truckles and a travel cot with access to patio and en-suite shower room, a ground-floor twin and a first-floor double, as well as a cloakroom, making the property suitable to sleep up to ten adults and four children. The property also holds a kitchen/diner, a dining room, a sitting room, a utility and a conservatory.

Outside there is ample off-road parking and a large lawned back garden with furniture, a gas barbecue and a hot tub. The Skilling is a wondrous property for a large family gathering in this scenic area of Dorset.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly



Parking Space Parking Space
Jacuzzi Jacuzzi
Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
Dishwasher Dishwasher
cookewr Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television
High Chair High Chair
Cot Cot
WiFi WiFi


Single Beds

Twin Beds


Gas central heating
Double oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, WiFi and a selection of books
Fuel and power inc in rent
Bed linen and towels inc in rent
Up to three travel cots, two highchairs and stairgate available
Ample off-road parking
Large matured garden with furniture, barbecue and hot tub
Pets welcome
Sorry, no smoking
Shop less than 1 miles, pub less than 1 miles
Note: No more than 10 adults (bringing four children) are encouraged to stay at the property at one time
Note: There are a couple of stairs down to some areas of the ground floor including bedrooms so the property may not be suitable for those with limited mobility
Please note that due to current government restrictions, all rooms advertised may not be available, however, please contact the office to discuss discounts for smaller parties
Summer House
Second summer house with games and patio area only open in the Summer ( Easter - end of October ) see pictures 56-73

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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

Bothenhampton, Holy Trinity Old Church - 0.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Melplash, Christ Church - 3.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Whitchurch Canonicorum, St Candida & Holy Cross Church - 4.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Mapperton Gardens - 5.4 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Mapperton, All Saints Church - 5.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Beaminster, St Mary's Church - 5.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Jurassic Coast - 5.9 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Abbotsbury Castle - 6.9 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Toller Porcorum, St Andrew & St Peter Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Abbotsbury Gardens - 7.5 miles (Garden) 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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