4 Victoria Cottages
Hindon near Shaftesbury, Wiltshire
A charming, Grade II listed mews cottage situated in the peaceful village of Hindon, on the border of Wiltshire and Dorset, just 6 miles from Shaftesbury. Set in a conservation area and believed to date back 150 years, this former artisan's cottage has been lovingly restored and comfortably furnished to offer two traditional bedrooms and a warming woodburning stove in the lovely sitting room. Surrounded by an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, visitors will be spoilt for choice when it comes to wonderful walks and National Trust properties such as Stourhead and Lytes Carey. With Shaftesbury, Salisbury, Longleat and Stonehenge within striking distance, this attractive property provides a welcoming base from which to explore the surrounding Dorset countryside.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single with 2’ 6” single stacker bed (can be opened to make double or 2 singles on request). Ground floor bathroom with bath and shower over, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Cosy sitting room with dining area and woodburning stove.
Heating from storage radiators with additional heating from woodburning stove in sitting room. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, 2 x colour TVs with Freeview (one in bedroom), DVD player, radio/CD player etc. Small library of books. Electricity inc. in rent, plus starter pack of logs for woodburner. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Small patio to front with garden furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome at £10 charge per week. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 5 mins walk. Note: This property is suitable for a maximum of 3 people.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Shaftesbury 6 miles.
Set amidst an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the peaceful village of Hindon quietly sits on the border of Wiltshire and Dorset, just 6 miles from the historic town of Shaftesbury. Boasting quaint cottages and a great local shop, this charming village is home to two former coaching inns renowned for their superb menus and great selection of real ales. The surrounding countryside and gently undulating chalk downlands provide wonderful walking opportunities and with many delightful places to visit such as picturesque Stourhead, historic Shaftesbury, Longleat, ancient Stonehenge or the magnificent Cathedral at Salisbury, this great location has plenty to offer.