Located in Shaftesbury, Dorset
Corner Cottage is a well-presented, single-storey cottage near Shaftesbury that sleeps four people in two bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 2
Corner Cottage is a welcoming, well-presented barn conversion cottage set in a rural location, 2.5 miles from Shaftesbury. With accommodation across the ground floor, there are two bedrooms; one a king-size double with en-suite bathroom and the other a twin, meaning four people can enjoy a comfortable holiday here. There’s also a family bathroom and an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area. Outside, there is off road parking for two cars plus a shared lawned area to the front with furniture and charcoal BBQ. Corner Cottage is a well-presented holiday home, offering a wonderful touring base for discovering this delightful area.
Corner Cottage is located just 1 mile from Sedgehill on the Dorset/Wiltshire border about 2.5 miles from Shaftsbury. This single-storey barn conversion is comfortably furnished and well-appointed throughout with open plan areas and high vaulted and beamed ceilings. There is a children's play area just around the corner and walks and cycle paths to explore dotted all around.
The accommodation at Corner Cottage comprises an open plan living area with Freeview TV, DVD player and WiFi. There is a dining area and sitting area and the kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave and fridge. There is a shared utility with a washing machine and tumble dryer charged on an honesty box basis. There are two bedrooms, a king-size double with en-suite with bath with handheld shower, basin and toilet and a twin room. There is a separate bathroom with a bath with a handheld shower, basin and toilet. A travel cot and highchair can be provided upon request.
Outside there is a shared lawned area with furniture and a barbecue as well as a children's play area. Corner Cottage accepts two well-behaved dogs and there is off road parking for two cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Please note there is an interconnecting door between this property and The Barn. The door will be locked if the properties are not booked together.
- Oil central heating
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, TV with Freeview, WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Travel cot and highchair on request
- Off-road parking for 2 cars
- Shared front lawned area with furniture, charcoal BBQ and children's play area
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub 1 mile
- Note: Pets must be kept on a lead at all times when on shared grounds
Shaftesbury is one of the highest and oldest towns in England, a beautiful town sitting in a glorious landscape. The town is the home of Gold Hill, made famous by the “Hovis” advert and with views across the Blackmore Vale and thatched cottages, it is very picturesque. The main shopping is around the High Street where there are lots of small, independent retailers as well as coffee shops and cafes and you will find craft shops down the side streets. Shaftsbury market takes place on Thursdays and sells local produce, all against the backdrop of Gold Hill and spectacular views.
In July, the Gold Hill Fair is a weekend event with music, dance and more. In June, join in with the Shaftesbury festival. This is a weeklong celebration, enjoy music, entertainment and even dog shows - fun for all the family. At the end of August visit the Gillingham and Shaftesbury Show. This has over 500 exhibitors and a host of events making this a fantastic day out for all the family, jam-packed with entertainment for all ages.
Longleat House, the Safari and Adventure Park, is a great day out and is just a 30 minute drive away. You can see lions, tigers, wolves, cheetahs and a whole host of other animals. There are seasonal events and tours on offer or visit the house and gardens. Explore Old Wardour Castle, run by English Heritage. The castle featured in Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves, find the turrets and the views from the top of the castle to beautiful countryside beyond.