Uplands

Over Compton near Sherborne, Dorset and Somerset (Ref. 19980)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Broadband / WiFi
  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    No

The Property

A first floor self-contained eaves apartment, above the owner's property, in the small village of Over Compton, just 3 miles from both Yeovil and Sherborne on the border of Dorset and Somerset. Comfortably furnished throughout this holiday apartment near Sherborne offers couples and small family groups an idyllic rural holiday base. It benefits from two bedrooms, including a double with en-suite facilities as well as a decked balcony offering lovely views across the nearby paddocks, a super place to sit and relax after your busy day out. There are lovely walks in the countryside surrounding the holiday apartment, whilst the nearby historic town of Sherborne is a great place to explore with its castle, ancient abbey and numerous fascinating local shops, plus a wide choice of inns and restaurants. Just a short drive from your Dorset apartment are Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum, Haynes Motor Museum and Montecute House which are all well worth a visit. Shaftesbury, Salisbury and the Dorset coast are also easily accessible making this super Sherborne holiday apartment a wonderful place to stay at any time of year.

Accommodation

All first floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC and doors to decked balcony, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Small fitted kitchen. Sitting room with dining area.

Amenities

Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, 3 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot on request. Off road parking for 3 cars. Balcony with furniture. Patio with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 10 mins walk. Note: The owner has 2 dogs and there are horses, hens, a peacock and guinea fowl on site.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

OVER COMPTON

Sherborne 3 miles; Yeovil 3 miles.

The adjoining villages of Over Compton and Nether Compton are tucked away on the Dorset side of the Somerset border, three miles from both of the towns of Yeovil and Sherborne and surrounded by an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The area surrounding Over Compton is brimming with lovely rural walks while an easy drive takes you into historic Sherborne which is well known for its castle and abbey, and where you can browse the array of fabulous shops and restaurants. Good transport links nearby ensure that it is easy to venture further afield to regal Bath, Stourhead and Salisbury, as well as the stunning Jurassic Coast. This really is a superb touring base for visiting this lovely West Country area.

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