Lounge/diner overlooking the enclosed garden
View towards the property with enclosed garden
Enjoy drinks on the sunny terrace
Lounge area with open fire
Lounge area
Dining area
Kitchen with Belfast sink
Pretty king-size bedroom
King-size bedroom with views over the countryside
Twin bedroom which can be a super-king-size on request
Contemporary bathroom
Meet some of the local residents
Enclosed garden with patio ideal for al fresco dining
View towards the property
Peaceful position surrounded by fields
View towards the farm
1 / 16  Lounge/diner overlooking the enclosed garden
2 / 16  View towards the property with enclosed garden
3 / 16  Enjoy drinks on the sunny terrace
4 / 16  Lounge area with open fire
5 / 16  Lounge area
6 / 16  Dining area
7 / 16  Kitchen with Belfast sink
8 / 16  Pretty king-size bedroom
9 / 16  King-size bedroom with views over the countryside
10 / 16  Twin bedroom which can be a super-king-size on request
11 / 16  Contemporary bathroom
12 / 16  Meet some of the local residents
13 / 16  Enclosed garden with patio ideal for al fresco dining
14 / 16  View towards the property
15 / 16  Peaceful position surrounded by fields
16 / 16  View towards the farm

Mappowder Cottage,

Sherborne (9mls SE), Dorset
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Increased accessibility
Internet access
Working farm
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
12 more

At a glance

  • New to our collection for 2017, spacious and pet friendly, this former farm building has an abundance of charm
  • Explore the nearby pretty market towns of Sherborne, Blandford and Dorchester
  • Take a walk along one of the many footpaths through the surrounding area, which lead from the property
  • Relax with a board game beside the open fire
  • Spot some of the resident livestock in the nearby fields
  • Take a trip to the stunning Jurassic Coast
Property code: 51221

Spacious converted former farm building with high ceilings, open fire, pretty terrace and good access to a wealth of nearby attractions. The ideal spot for a relaxing break in picturesque Dorset.

Set in a tranquil location within a working farm, this spacious cottage has characterful rooms, an open fire and resident livestock to be seen in the surrounding fields. The nearby pretty village of Plush has a pub and a backdrop of rolling countryside, making it the ideal spot for enjoying a walk or cycle ride. For an enjoyable day out, head south towards the stunning Jurassic Coastline, where you will find a choice of beautiful beaches and the traditional seaside resort of Weymouth. Why not explore one of the many pretty towns and villages that are accessible from here, including Sherborne, Blandford, Sturminster Newton and Dorchester, which offer a great selection of cafes, shops and restaurants.

This semi-detached property is reached by a long driveway. On entering the property via the gravel pathway, you are met by a bright and airy lounge/diner, which has high ceilings, an open fire and TV and DVD. Here you can enjoy relaxed family meals around the table, before settling down with a film in front of the fire. Adjacent to the lounge is the kitchen area, which is well-equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine. Heading through the kitchen you will find a spacious king-size bedroom and a further twin bedroom (which can be made into a super-king-size zip-and-link on request at time of booking). Both rooms make use of the contemporary bathroom, which has a shower over bath and WC.

Moving outside, you will find a pretty enclosed lawn with a generous patio containing garden furniture and BBQ. Located directly to the front of the property, it’s the perfect spot for enjoying a meal outdoors, whilst your four legged friends can be free to roam in safety. There is ample off-road parking available within the nearby farmyard.

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.

  • 2 bedrooms – 1 king-size and 1 twin (can be made up as a super-king-size zip-and-link on request at time of booking)
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine
  • Shared utility area adjacent to property with freezer
  • Open fire (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Ample off-road parking available
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no smoking
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Beach 16 miles, pub 3 miles and shop 2 miles
  • Complex of properties
  • Increased accessibility - please ensure you refer to our FAQ's
  • TV and DVD in lounge
  • BBQ available

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Claire.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 3 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.7
Overall equipment
3.7
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
4.7

Reviewed by Michelle, 20th October 2017

Lovely cottage in a beautiful setting. Owners were welcoming and extremely helpful and arrival pack was fabulous. Thank you for a wonderful holiday

Reviewed by Jane, 7th October 2017

A very comfortable cottage to return to after busy days exploring Dorset. The owners were very welcoming and friendly, and we were given a good tour on arrival. Some groceries had been provided which was a lovely touch, thank you.

Photos

Lounge/diner overlooking the enclosed garden
View towards the property with enclosed garden
Enjoy drinks on the sunny terrace
Lounge area with open fire
Lounge area
Dining area
Kitchen with Belfast sink
Pretty king-size bedroom
King-size bedroom with views over the countryside
Twin bedroom which can be a super-king-size on request
Contemporary bathroom
Show 4 moreMeet some of the local residents

Location

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