Fox Hole Cottage
Alderholt near Fordingbridge, Dorset
Alderholt 1 mile. A delightful semi-detached barn conversion, one of two holiday cottages set in 10- acres of grounds together with the owner's home, close to Alderholt and Fordingbridge, within easy reach of the New Forest National Park. This well-equipped Alderholt cottage has been tastefully furnished, retaining its natural rural charm and providing couples with a homely base from which to enjoy the surrounding countryside. There is a spacious and airy open plan living area at this Alderholt cottage, along with a comfortable double bedroom, complete with an en-suite bathroom. Within walking distance is a functioning water mill and a tea room, whilst the surrounding Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty offers a fine selection of pleasant walks. Four miles from this charming Dorset cottage, the New Forest National Park can be found, where wild ponies and deer roam freely, and there are numerous opportunities to explore the forest tracks by foot, bike or saddle. There are wonderful country pubs, charming tea rooms and Michelin-starred restaurants in the area, so whatever you fancy, you will be spoilt for choice. With the coast within easy reach and the New Forest so close by, this lovely little cottage near Alderholt is sure to please. Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 6969, together they sleep 4.
One double eaves bedroom with en-suite bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
Electric convector heaters. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and CDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Private patio with furniture. Shared lawned garden. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 9 mins walk, pub 1 mile.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Broadband / WiFi
About the location
Fordingbridge 3 miles.
Alderholt is a friendly, scattered east Dorset community, found on the borders of Hampshire and Wiltshire, and lies in an attractive area of woodland, heathland and commonland, through which flows the River Avon, well known for its trout fishing. 3 miles away lies the pretty Hampshire town of Fordingbridge, close to the edge of The New Forest National Park, with its swathes of purple heather and woodlands, home to wild ponies and dotted with quaint villages. 10 miles north takes you to the ancient city of Salisbury, with its beautiful cathedral, or alternatively take a trip south to the glorious seaside resort of Bournemouth, with its lively shopping centre and wonderful "Blue Flag" rated beaches. For keen golfers, Remedy Oak and Bramshaw courses are within a short drive. An ideal base for exploring three picturesque counties.