View towards the property
Spacious living accomodation
Relax in the lounge area
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom
Shared games room
Views from the patio
View towards the complex
Dorset countryside
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Church Farm - Cider Press Cottage,

Sherborne (5mls SW), Dorset
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 2
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Family friendly
Towels included
Cot available
Highchair available
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Property code: CHURC


Situated in the quaint village of Leigh amid glorious Dorset countryside, these 4 delightful barn conversions make an excellent holiday base to explore Dorset and South Somerset. Converted to a high standard and set in an L shape with a courtyard on one side and lovely country views over Thomas Hardy’s famous Blackmoor Vale on the other.

Steeped in history, Dorset's beautiful landscape of rolling chalk downland and hidden valleys affords wonderful walking. The area offers a wealth of pretty villages, sandy beaches and a coastline which has World Heritage status. There are several golf courses nearby, horse riding and water activities can be enjoyed at Halstock Reservoir. The towns of Dorchester, Sherborne and Yeovil are easily accessible and there are many National Trust properties and gardens to visit including Montacute and Stourhead. In addition to this there are many attractions including Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum, Haynes Motor Museum, Monkey World and Abbotsbury Swannery.

Farm activities: though set on the edge of an organic farm, but in a non-working part, the owner would be delighted to show guests around the farm, which is only a short walk away from the cottages. There is also a small flock of sheep and chickens in the cider orchard close by. Games room: shared, with a snooker table, table football and darts. Outside: the grounds offer stunning views of the surrounding countryside as well as a lake which attract a wealth of wildlife and superb country walking on the doorstep. Cycle store. Amenities: each property has parking for 2 cars close by. Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included. Location: shop 0.2 mile and pub 1 mile. Weymouth’s sandy beach within a 40 minute drive.

The accommodation offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 twin. Shower room: with WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: with TV and DVD. Kitchen area: with cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside:private courtyard with garden furniture. Amenities: 2 dogs welcome, please keep dogs downstairs.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

This property joined our collection in 2014 and is managed by Claire.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 14 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
Overall equipment
Overall comfort
Overall location

Reviewed by ROBIN, 23rd December 2017

It was wonderful to spend Christmas away at this lovely cottage and location, everything we needed was there, a fully equipped kitchen and comfortable lounge and dinning area. beautiful scenery all around makes this such a lovely place to stay, we will certainly love to come back!!

Reviewed by Jessica, 17th November 2017

It was super lovely. The only change I would like is to replace the wire fence so my chihuahua cant get out. Wouldnt benefit all but would be good. Will come back for sure as it was great. Thank you for a lovely, friendly time! X

Reviewed by Jason, 24th October 2017

Peaceful and picturesque location. Cottage very well equipped and well maintained. Ideally located to explore Dorset countryside, towns and coast. Excellent set up for couples and families.

Reviewed by Simon, 9th September 2017

Had a fantastic week , we took our two dogs and it was excellent for them as surrounded by fields . So would strongly recommend the cottage .

Reviewed by Antonia, 29th July 2017

We had a lovely time in Leigh and the cottage was situated in an idyllic countryside location

Reviewed by Christina, 1st July 2017

The cottage is lovely everything you need .It is lovely and peaceful and you can see some lovely sunsets .The village is a lovely little and friendly place we would really recommend it .we would love to go back there didn't want to come home .

Reviewed by Andrew, 17th June 2017

Very comfortable and well equipped cottage .the location was quiet looking out over farmland but only 10 minutes from sherbourne. We would definitely recommend this cottage.

Reviewed by Gavin, 3rd June 2017

Fantastic venue beautiful views and very peaceful. Lovely comfortable cottage

Reviewed by John, 24th April 2017

Owner Chris very helpful. Overall would recommend to others

Reviewed by Susan, 8th April 2017

A lovely cottage with wonderful views and walks right from the front door. The cottage owner was really helpful, friendly and informative about the local area.

Reviewed by Folkert, 25th February 2017

Very friendly owner, super location, good facilities.

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View towards the property
Spacious living accomodation
Relax in the lounge area
Double bedroom
Twin bedroom
Shared games room
Views from the patio
View towards the complex
Dorset countryside


Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

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