Little England Cottage
Located in Bere Regis, Dorset
Little England Cottage is a charming cottage is in the village of Milborne St Andrew near to Dorchester in Dorset and can sleep two people in one bedroom and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 2
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 1
Little England Cottage is a charming cottage situated in the village of Milborne St Andrew near the town of Dorchester boasting a modern interior and a summerhouse in the garden. The cottage can sleep two people in one double bedroom with an en-suite electric shower. The rest of the cottage is made up of a kitchen/diner/sitting room. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for one car and a lawned shared garden with furniture. Little England Cottage located centrally is perfect for exploring Dorset for couples.
This cottage is situated in the traditional village of Milborne St Andrew, Dorset, resting within striking distance of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. A charming cottage with an excellent garden, perfect for couples seeking to explore the delights of this location or simply looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Once in the property step into the open-plan living area, where you will find everything you could possibly need to enjoy a week-long break. Look forward to rustling up a delicious meal in the kitchen before you unwind in the sitting area, tune into the TV or plan the days ahead. Take advantage of the shared garden, complete with a summerhouse and maybe enjoy a BBQ and drink whilst enjoying the summer sun.
Why not take a walk into the village and enjoy a meal in The Royal Oak serving food with an emphasis on local produce? Positioned in central Dorset, you are ideally based to explore all across the local area. Maybe take the chance to enjoy a bracing walk through the nearby Puddletown forest. 14 miles to the south is Lulworth, part of the world heritage Jurassic coastline, maybe hunt for fossils and explore the geological formations and learn more in the Visitor’s Centre. Alternatively, head to the county town of Dorchester to the west. It was for many years the home and inspiration of the author Thomas Hardy, whose novel The Mayor of Casterbridge uses a fictionalised version of Dorchester as its setting. Maybe take the short drive from Dorchester to Thomas Hardy’s cottage. Little England is a perfect cottage for two in a quaint Dorset village setting with local amenities.
- One bedroom: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC
- Open-plan kitchen, dining area and sitting area
- Electric heating
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, TV with Freeview, DVD player and WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Off-road parking for 1 car
- Shared garden area with a summerhouse, furniture and BBQ
- One well behaved dog welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and pub within 0
- 4 miles
- Note: The terraced area is for the owner’s use only
- Note: Little England is not suitable for babies
- Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £75
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.