2 Court Farm
Located in Bere Regis, Dorset
2 Court Farm rests in Bere Regis, Dorset, sleeping four people in two bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
The living areas in the property consist of a kitchen/diner with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, washer/dryer, dishwasher, dining table for four, and a sitting room with TV and woodburning stove. The bedrooms consist of a double and a twin, along with a bathroom. Outside, there is a front garden with lawn, rear garden with lawn, patio and seating and private off-road parking in the car park for as many cars as needed. Within 0.3 miles, you will find a shop, and within 0.2 miles, a pub, and please note that this is a non-smoking property. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Two well-behaved dogs are welcome. Add a touch of character to your Dorset escape with a stay at 2 Court Farm.
Perched on the outskirts of the idyllic village of Bere Regis, Dorset, is this beautiful Grade II listed character cottage, 2 Court Farm. Enjoying a superb location on a Dorset Wildlife Trust reserve, Wild Woodbury,with easy access to the stunning wildlife rich surroundings of the Dorset AONB and just a short drive away from Dorset’s glorious coastline, including the renowned, Jurassic Coast.
2 Court Farm is an exceptional dwelling for couples or a family of four, plus their two canine companions. Park up in the nearby car park, while being greeted by a surround of countryside, then step into the porch to discard any coats and shoes after your journey.
Be welcomed into the sitting room, where you can look forward to relaxing evenings watching your favourite shows on the TV, as your pooches snuggle up in front of the crackling wood-burning stove. Dinners can be whipped up in the spacious kitchen/diner, featuring contemporary units, a dishwasher, and a washer/dryer, ready to be enjoyed at the dining table for four as you recount the day's adventures. If the weather is nice, why not dine alfresco out on your private rear patio where your four-legged friends can stretch their legs? Completing the ground floor is a handy cloakroom for your convenience.
As your eyes grow heavy, climb the stairs up to the first floor, where you can retire to one of two well-presented bedrooms, a double and a twin. In the morning, wake up tired eyes with a relaxing soak in the bath or a refreshing shower, before planning the day's itinerary over a steaming cup of coffee.
Explore your local surroundings, where right on your doorstep, you will find the Wildwoodbury -Rewilding Area, a 17-hectare community project which aims to assist with nature recovery, here you can wander through the pastures and woodland where you may be able to spot the rare bird species of the eye-catching yellowhammer! Wander into the village centre, where you will find the two welcoming pubs of The Drax Arms and The Royal Oak, both serving tasty meals and local ales, the perfect way to refuel after a day of exploring. Within the village, you will also find a historic church which dates back over 1000 years, with church members offering tours between May and September. On the outskirts of the town, be sure to visit Monkey World – Ape Rescue Centre, an open-air animal park housing recused and endangered primates.
Your superb location offers access to a wealth of scenic walking and cycling opportunities, whether you’re enjoying a leisurely stroll through the Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve, visiting the RSPB Arne or cycling along the 630-mile South West Coast Path. From here you can easily access a fantastic selection of beautiful beaches along the Jurassic Coast, including the renowned Sandbanks Beach in Poole, where you can bathe, build sandcastles with the little ones or try your hand at watersports!
Literary fans will not want to miss out on a chance to visit the former home of Thomas Hardy at Max Gate in Dorchester, whilst others can enjoy the delights of the Roman Town House, the Dorset Museum and the Military Keep.
- Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin
- Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
- Cloakroom with basin and WC
- Sitting room with woodburning stove
- Oil central heating with woodburning stove
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice box, washer/dryer, dishwasher
- TV, WiFi
- Fuel, power and starter pack for the wood-burning stove are included in the rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
- Private off-road parking in the car park for as many cars as needed
- Front garden with lawn, rear garden with lawn, patio and seating
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop ⅓ of a mile, pub 300 metres
Bere Regis is a small, pretty village in Dorset. If peace and tranquillity are on the agenda, you have found it. Bere Regis was made famous by Thomas Hardy in his classic story ‘Tess of the d'Urbervilles". The village has a shop, post office and two pubs. It is very picturesque with thatched cottages and Bere Regis Church takes centre stage.
There are plenty of cycle and walking trails to discover, in fact, explore Wareham Forest by foot or bike, either way, the paths are smooth and easy. Dogs can join you on this adventure too. Staying around the village then both the Lawrence Ride and Purbeck Ride cycle routes pass through the nearby villages of Briantspuddle and Turnerspuddle and then skirt the southern edge of Bere Regis. The Jubilee Trail walking route passes through Bere Regis towards Moreton village.
The beautiful Athelhampton House is a short drive away on the edge of Puddletown village. Explore the Tudor house and extensive gardens, relax in the cafe for cream tea or dinner. Monkey World, in Wareham, is an all-year-round attraction. Although a very popular tourist attraction, Monkey World does serious work and helps governments around the world to stop the smuggling of primates from the wild. There are over 230 primates at Monkey World of including the home of Europe's only Orang-utan creche. Visit the Tank Museum in Bovington, experience driving a tank or watch the amazing re-enactment of a battle, complete with explosions.