Verwood 1 mile. An attractive, traditional farmhouse in a peaceful country location on a working beef and sheep farm in rural East Dorset, close to the borders of Hampshire and Wiltshire, about a mile from the thriving community of Verwood. This comfortably-furnished, well-appointed Dorset cottage, with its enclosed lawned garden, is set beside the sparkling waters of the River Crane in a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The surrounding farm and heath teem with wildlife and provide wonderful rural walks. Locally you can visit the Heavy Horse Centre or Moors Valley Country Park, including Go Ape high-wire adventure, whilst within a short drive lies the boundary of the New Forest National Park, with its wild ponies, deer and picturesque villages. How about visiting the superb beaches and attractions at Bournemouth, or the ancient cathedral city of Salisbury, both a short drive? And don’t forget a visit to the nearby World Heritage Site of Stonehenge. This really is a tranquil Verwood holiday cottage from which to explore this beautiful area.
Three bedrooms: 1 x family room with king-size double and single bed, 1 x double, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Fitted galley kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room.
Oil central heating. Electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, Freeview. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed lawned rear garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: The cottage is accessed via an unmade lane - care should be taken. The River Crane runs alongside the fenced garden - young children should be supervised.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Cot available
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
About the location
Ringwood 5 miles; The New Forest 7 miles; Bournemouth 14 miles.
The thriving, bustling community of Verwood can be found in rural East Dorset, close to the borders of Hampshire and Wiltshire, only 5 miles from Ringwood, home to the lovely Moors Valley Country Park including the Go Ape high-wire adventure. Verwood is surrounded by glorious farmland and lovely countryside, and makes a great touring centre. Within 6 miles lies the boundary of the New Forest, a fascinating and scenic National Park, famous for its wild ponies, deer, pretty villages and quaint inns, as well as the National Motor Museum at Beaulieu. An easy drive south takes you to the award winning sandy beaches, great shops, theatres and cinemas at Bournemouth, or travel a short distance north to the historic city of Salisbury, with its stunning cathedral, Wilton House and, of course, Stonehenge. A great location from which to explore this fascinating area.