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Pleasant Cottage

Corscombe near Beaminster, Dorset (Ref. 11250)

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  • Sleeps 5

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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    “The perfect cottage with lots to do....”

    Pleasant Cottage ...

    Pleasant Cottage Pleasant cottage is nestled in the rolling hills of South West Dorset, in the village of Corscombe. Corscombe is a sleepy village that is served by a pub on the eastern edge of the village. Pleasant cottage itself sleeps 5 through its three bedrooms, all located on the first floor with the main bathroom, which was of a good size with a shower over bath. The bedrooms all have wardrobes, chest of draws and bedside cabinates. We were advised to access the cottage via the off road parking to the rear into the kitchen via a small bootroom. The kitchen had all we needed for our week, equiped with washing machine, large 50/50 fridge-freezer, electric oven and microwave etc. We had plenty of cutlery and crockery as you would expect. A large central hallway offered access to the downstairs lounge-diner front room and the downstairs WC. and the stairway to the first floor. The cottage is neutrally decorated throughout for a relaxing atmosphere. The central heating is oil fired and works very well and quickly. The front room has free-view TV and DVD player and a real open fire for that real cosy evening. The seating was good old recliners which again seated for five people. A CD player was also available with a selection of CD’s just in case you needed a little music to make your day. There are DVD’s too. There is also a dining room table that again caters for the all guests covered with a cover for added protection. The cottage has a enclosed area to the back which has patio furniture to enjoy the outside and with an extendable washing line to help dry that washing. We have had a peaceful week enjoying what we could see of Dorset in our week. The owner has written a helpful guide for everyones stay but with all the attraction leaflets too you really have a lot to see and do. TOP TIPS We get food delivered from a supermarket, for this cottage the postcode doesn’t lend itself for the delivery person to find you, so make sure your phones are on for them to contact you. We had signal for EE and vodaphone but it wasn’t the strongest. But they worked fine. It follows then that if you use satnav to get here and not the directions then you need to be patient and come along the main road through village to find the cottage. I used google earth to look before we came, easy. When I rang the owner about the key collection I found her very helpful and informative, I felt that if I had a special request that she would help if she could, really nice feeling. If you find this helpful please give me a thumbs up, I can try and answer questions too, if you want. Enjoy.

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
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
Facilities -
90/100
* Average score of 10 customer ratings

The property

Set in a peaceful country lane in the pretty West Dorset village of Corscombe, only 4 miles from Beaminster, is this delightful, modern, end-terrace hamstone cottage.

Furnished and equipped to a very good standard, this Corscombe cottage offers a comfortable holiday base for friends or families wishing to explore the delights of West Dorset.

The bright and airy interior of this Corscombe holiday cottage boasts a warming open fire for those chillier evenings, with south-westerly views across the local Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to the front.

The enclosed rear patio provides an intimate sitting area, whilst the young people in your group will enjoy the activities on offer at the children's play park just a gentle stroll from this West Dorset holiday cottage.

Locally, there are lovely country walks to be had across this glorious Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, or visit the charming county town of Beaminster with its attractive hamstone cottages, often featured on the River Cottage TV series.

Grab a bargain at Bridport's famous market or try your hand at sea fishing from West Bay's attractive harbour.

Alternatively, take a picnic to Lyme Regis's golden sands, all easily accessible from this Corscombe holiday cottage.

A perfect West Dorset holiday cottage providing an ideal base for an interesting and relaxing holiday.

Accuracy of the listing -
93/100
Value for money -
100/100
* Average score of 1 customer ratings

Accommodation

Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with open fire and dining area. Glazed garden room.

Comfort -
85/100
Cleanliness -
90/100
* Average score of 10 customer ratings

Amenities

  • Oil central heating with open fire in sitting room
  • Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games, DVDs and CDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for open fire inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot and highchair available
  • Off road parking at rear for 2 cars
  • Small, enclosed rear patio with furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 3 miles, pub 1 mile.

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About the location

CORSCOMBE

Beaminster 4 miles.

The thriving West Dorset village of Corscombe nestles beneath the chalk downland close to the Somerset border, and is only 4 miles from the pretty town of Beaminster. An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Corscombe is surrounded by attractive, unspoilt countryside, dotted with picture postcard villages and country houses, and offering lovely walks, while nearby Beaminster provides a good range of shops and inns. A great touring base, the Dorset Jurassic coast is within easy reach of Corscombe, with ancient Lyme Regis or the little harbour at West Bay both a little further, while Thomas Hardy’s Dorchester is well worth a visit. An ideal base from which to explore this gorgeous area.

Location -
100/100
* Average score of 1 customer ratings

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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