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Poppy Cottage

Charlton Marshall, Dorset (Ref. 976077)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

  • View on map

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Mr Van Oosbree

    “Poppy Cottage is a small but very well equipped house with a large garden en good parking place (2 cars).”

    We have had an excellent stay here and had a very good relation with the owner. My family (2 adults and two adolescent girls) did not want to leave because we felt really at home and accepted. It is very wel situated if you want to explore Dorset and the Jurassic Coast. Beaches, nature and (pre-)historic England are close by and if we want to eat out, there are a lot of very good and not expensive Inn's and restaurants. Charlton Marshall itself is a small village with not much to do but the ...

    We have had an excellent stay here and had a very good relation with the owner. My family (2 adults and two adolescent girls) did not want to leave because we felt really at home and accepted. It is very wel situated if you want to explore Dorset and the Jurassic Coast. Beaches, nature and (pre-)historic England are close by and if we want to eat out, there are a lot of very good and not expensive Inn's and restaurants. Charlton Marshall itself is a small village with not much to do but the nearby villages and cities have enough to offer. We are still sad we had to leave after two weeks.

The property

Built in 1860, Poppy Cottage is a charming little mid-terrace cottage with a real ‘own home’ feeling in a cluster of about twelve on the edge of Charlton Marshall.

Rural, peaceful and quite unspoiled.

Enclosed garden (table/chairs) with roses and clematis.

Two steps down to entrance porch to cosy living/dining room with open fire (coal included) and TV/DVD.

Neat kitchen (microwave, fridge, electric cooker), from which steep stairs (stairgates) to two pretty bedrooms, both with views to the garden - a double, and a twin (truckle, footboard).

Bathroom (suite, shower over bath).

Sleeps maximum of 4, including babies; best for maximum of 3 adults.

WiFi available in village pub.

On the Stour Valley Way (good walking/cycling); a lovely place to stay. Charlton Marshall: village (pub, church) in a river valley (coarse fishing) between Blandford Forum (Georgian town), 2 miles, and the sea at Poole and Bournemouth (sandy beaches), 17 miles.

Poole Harbour is beautiful with boats and Brownsea Island (Nat.

Trust, red squirrels, woods).'Jurassic Coast' (Durdle Door, Lulworth Cove), 16 miles.

Floorplans

1st FloorGround Floor

Kitchen Lounge

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin
  • Ground floor sitting room with open fire and dining area
  • Kitchen.
  • Electric fires with open fire
  • Microwave, fridge, TV with DVD, Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available on request, Off road parking for two cars
  • Enclosed garden
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Pub less than 1 mile from property
  • Note: This property sleeps a maximum of 4, including babies and is best for a maximum of 3 adults.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location

CHARLTON MARSHALL

Blandford Forum 2 miles.

The friendly, elongated village of Charlton Marshall can be found in a rural Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty beside the River Stour, two miles south of the lively Georgian market town of Blandford Forum. The village boasts a friendly pub; whilst nearby Blandford Forum offers a good selection of shops and restaurant, and the stunning surrounding countryside welcomes outdoor enthusiasts with its network of footpaths and cycleways. Excellent transport links from Charlton Marshall offer access to many places of interest, with a journey southwest leading you to Thomas Hardy's Dorchester, then on to Dorset's magnificent Jurassic Coast at Weymouth and beyond. Take the route north to discover the many pretty villages of the Blackmore Vale on the way to historic Sherborne, then south to the attractive market town of Wimborne Minster, as well as stunning Poole Harbour, where a cruise around the islands is a must. A rural Dorset village providing a convenient holiday base from which to explore this fascinating area.

Note: This property sleeps a maximum of 4, including babies and is best for a maximum of 3 adults.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Off-season
  • Christmas
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