Located in Buckland Newton, Dorset
An annexe cottage based in the village of Hazelbury Bryan in Dorset that can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
South Lodge is an annexe cottage in the village of Hazelbury Bryan in Dorset. It has two bedrooms made up of a king-size and a twin, there is also a family bathroom and a cloakroom, the property can sleep four people. Also inside there is an open plan living area with a kitchen, a dining area and a sitting area with a woodburning stove as well as a conservatory. To the outside, there is off road parking for two cars and a back garden that has a patio with furniture and a lawn area. South Lodge is a wonderfully presented cottage in a fantastic rural location.
South Lodge is located on the outskirts of Hazelbury Bryan, a tranquil village with an 18th-century pub just 4 minutes walk away. Set opposite the village cricket pitch, Hazelbury Bryan is quintessentially English with a shop just 8 minutes walk away whilst the property is a real gem with a 5 star Visit England rating. Around this part of Dorset is farming country with gently rolling hills either covered in crops, cattle or sheep. Bulbarrow Hill is just a couple of miles further on and at almost 900 feet gives the most excellent views across the Blackmore Vale. Lots of towns nearby to explore including Sherborne, the county town of Dorchester and Sturminster Newton with it's excellent Cheese Festival all within about a 15 minute drive.
The accommodation at South Lodge comprises an open plan living area with a wood burner, Smart TV, Wii console, radio, WiFi and a selection of books and games. The kitchen comes equipped with an induction hob with an electric oven, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer and dishwasher. The dining area has a table with chairs for four. There is a conservatory giving you an additional space to unwind and plan your next day's outing. There is a ground floor king-size double bedroom and a ground floor bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and toilet. Up to the first floor where there are a twin bedroom and a cloakroom with basin and toilet.
Outside is a pretty garden including a patio area complete with a table and chairs. There is off-road parking for one car. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
- Oil central heating with woodburning stove
- Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer, dishwasher, 2 x Smart TV, Wii console, radio, WIFI, selection of books and games, electronic safe
- Fuel, power and starter pack inc in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc in rent
- Off road parking for 1 car
- Rear patio with furniture and a lawn area
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Pub 4 minute walk, shop 8 minute walk
- Note: Be careful on spiral staircase
- Note: This property does not accept children under 5 years of age
Buckland Newton is a pretty village in Dorset on the edge of Dorset's Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village has a playing field and playground as well as a village shop, post office and pub. There are an abundance of country walks to discover here that will take you off the beaten track and allow you to enjoy the countryside and views.
For those who love action, then visit the Henley Hillbillies. Here you can drive quad bikes, Polaris Ace buggies, Mini Mavriks and even hover crafts. Or try your hand at shooting with the option for clay pigeon, archery, crossbows and air rifles. Nearby towns include Sherborne and Dorchester with a wealth of attractions. Visit Cerne Abbas and enjoy a relaxing lunch in the beer gardens of a choice of three pubs, all are dog friendly. Explore its famous chalk giant and wonderful countryside and take in the wonderful views surrounding you.
Those who like horticulture will appreciate Minterne Gardens in the nearby village of Minterne Magna. Set in over two hundred acres of stunning landscapes, streams, and cascades, this is a garden to remember. You can break up exploring by relaxing over a refreshment from the cafe and enjoy the views over the lake. Dorchester is a 20 minute car journey away, so here you can experience the sedate country way of life, knowing that the hustle of bustle of town life is never far away.