This mid-terrace cottage enjoys a pleasant rural location just two miles south of Corfe castle on the Isle of Purbeck peninsula. The castle itself is one of the area s most popular attractions and is over one thousand years old making it a fascinating place for a day trip. To the east of the property meanwhile just a short drive away the seaside town of Swanage offers an impressive four miles of sandy beaches ideal for sunbathing paddling and swimming and even offers the chance to hire canoes and pedaloes as well as traditional beach huts. Some twelve miles west of the property Lulworth Cove and the iconic arch of Durdle Door provide a wonderful backdrop for enjoying coastal walks whilst the village of Lulworth is home to numerous eateries making it a pleasurable place to spend an afternoon. This traditional cottage sits in the middle of an attractive terrace and offers thoughtfully presented accommodation for up to six guests. On arrival guests will be able to see for themselves just how much care and attention has been put into creating a sympathetically updated holiday cottage with a wealth of period features. For example in the lounge a large inglenook fireplace and exposed wooden beams provide an attractive place to sit back and relax on the sofas whilst enjoying a favourite programme or film on the TV/DVD. A warming wood burner can be lit in the cooler months of the year lending the room a wonderfully cosy glow whilst there is also a wood-fired bread oven. A separate dining room offers the ideal space to enjoy family meals and is also home to a selection of games puzzles and books perfect for a rainy day. Moving through to the kitchen guests will find a well-equipped space offering everything they will need to make themselves at home including an electric oven and hob microwave fridge/freezer and dishwasher whilst there is also a washer/dryer. The first of the cottage s three bedrooms a double room can also be found on the ground floor though guests should be aware that the bed can only be accessed from one side. Taking the stairs to the first floor guests will find the remaining two bedrooms the first of which is the impressive master bedroom. This room offers a king-size bed as well as a contemporary-style en-suite shower room with shower and WC. The third bedroom is a restful twin room close to which the main bathroom offers a shower over bath and WC. To the rear of the property there is a spacious enclosed garden which consists of a raised patio seating area for which there is garden furniture provided and offers far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside. Steps lead down from this area to the expansive lawn which offers plenty of space to relax and play as well as being home to a pretty summerhouse. There is dedicated parking for one car.
Kingston, Wareham, Dorset, UK
Member Since 2011
- Calendar last updated:
- 16 Jan 2019
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Kingston, Wareham, Dorset, UK
Isle of Purbeck, Dorset