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CONVERTED OLD SCHOOL AT EDGE OF VILLAGE WITH FANTASTIC VIEWS ACROSS COUNTRYSIDE

Mrs Jean Wallbridge

Speaks English
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
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CONVERTED OLD SCHOOL AT EDGE OF VILLAGE WITH FANTASTIC VIEWS ACROSS COUNTRYSIDE

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Dorchester - The Old School

Close to the Jurassic Coast - AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty)

The Old School is set in the tranquil village of Toller Porcorum in the beautiful Dorset countryside at the end of a no through road leading onto open farmland. Toller Porcorum nestles in the River Hooke valley, within the West Dorset ’Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ and is in easy reach of the beautiful ’Jurassic Heritage Coast’.

It is an ideal base for visiting such places as Burton Bradstock (8 miles), West Bay/Bridport (8 miles), Beaminster (8 miles) and the historic Roman town of Dorchester (11 miles). Weymouth, Lyme Regis and Abbotsbury, with it’s famous swannery and tropical gardens, lie to the south & the famous Cerne Abbas Giant to the north, are all within the surrounding area. Eggardon Hill, the Ancient Briton hillfort, is just a 2 mile walk away. The neighbouring village of Maiden Newton has a grocery shop, garage, newsagents and coffee shop. Many of the local pubs are well renowned for excellent food, beer and their warm welcome.

Details for holiday cottage The Old School Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

Come and relax at the converted Old School with stunning views towards Eggardon Hill in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty within easy access of the coast. All properties are comfortably furnished and well-equipped, some with ground-level bedrooms. Situated by peaceful no-through lane, next to a footpath leading to nature reserves with an abundance of wildlife in the area, it is an ideal base for ramblers/nature lovers alike. Excellently situated to explore the many beaches of The World Heritage Coast such as Abbotsbury, West Bay and Lyme Regis, historic houses and gardens, pubs and restaurants – the perfect location to unwind!
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Mrs Jean Wallbridge (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2008
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About Mrs Jean Wallbridge

Family business - David and Jean living on site with help from

both sons and their families

Mrs Jean Wallbridge purchased this cottage in 2003

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
Free protection up to £700 for all bookings.
£10,000 fraud protection when you pay using the secure HomeAway Payments system. 
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Bournemouth
Nearest Ferry
17 Miles
Weymouth
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Maiden Newton
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
A37 Dorchester to Yeovil
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Burton Bradstock & West Bay
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Maiden Newton
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Charminster or Bridport & West Bay
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Le Petit Canard Maiden Newton/Spyway Askerswell
Car: recommended

Toller Porcorum nestles in the River Hooke valley, within an’ Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ and is within easy reach of the beautiful ’Jurassic Heritage Coast’. The Old School, situated near the end of a no through road, close to the village, commands stunning views towards Eggardon Hill - all properties are comfortable and well-equipped.

An ideal base for visiting Burton Bradstock, West Bay/Bridport, Beaminster, the historic Roman town of Dorchester, Weymouth, Lyme Regis, the famous Cerne Abbas Giant and Abbotsbury, with it’s famous swannery & tropical gardens. There are shops in the neighbouring village of Maiden Newton.

Golf: West Bay Golf Course 8 miles

Wolfton Charminster public course 8 miles

Came View Golf Links 12 miles

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday cottage in Dorchester, Lyme Regis and West Dorset

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Rate 2
2 Sep 2014 - 19 Sep 2014
3 night minimum stay
£225
for 3 nights
From
£75
£340
 
 
Rate 6
20 Sep 2014 - 18 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£295
 
 
Rate 5
25 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
3 night minimum stay
£210
for 3 nights
From
£70
£325
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Dorchester in Lyme Regis and West Dorset

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot , en suite shower room
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , en suite shower room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Child's Swing
  • Barbecue ...
  • Golf ...
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • water parks
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • live theatre
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • wind-surfing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
Notes:
Recreation area nearby swings and climbing frame

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