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Barn Cottage in Fontmell Magna, Dorset

sleeps 6
3 rooms

Barn Cottage description

Set in the quaint village of Fontmell Magna just south of the Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury, with its 9th-century abbey and Goldill (the setting for TV’s Hovis advertisement), this delightful Grade II listed, 250 year old, thatched holiday home, one of a pair, is in the heart of Thomas Hardy country. Attractions nearby include Stourhead House and Gardens, Salisbury Cathedral, Longleat House and Safari Park, Yeovilton Fleet Air Arm Museum and the fascinating Haynes Motor Museum, with its collection of classic vintage cars, or enjoy days out exploring the popular seaside resorts of Poole, Bournemouth and Weymouth. There is a tennis court and children’s play area just 200 yards away from the property. Barn Cottage offers free use of the broadband connection to all its guests. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.Ground floor: Living room with beams. Dining room with beams. Step to kitchen with breakfast area, beams and tiled floor. 1 double bedroom. Bathroom with bath and shower cubicle (no toilet). Separate toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin. Separate toilet. Gas CH inc (£20pw Nov-Mar). Elec, bed linen and towels inc. H/chair. Two Freeview TVs. DVD. Stereo/CD. Gas/electric range. M/wave. W/machine. D/washer. Freezer. Broadband connection. Tel-incoming calls only. Enclosed lawned garden with patio, sitting-out area and furniture. Gas BBQ. Parking (2 cars). Cycle store. Welcome pack. No smoking. NB: 1 step in garden.


  • Barbecue
  • Bike Store
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Customer’s Choice
  • Enclosed Garden / Patio
  • Garden / Patio
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Rural Location
  • Stairgate
  • Telephone
  • Thatched Roof
  • Television
  • Broadband
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Washing Machine
  • No Pets Allowed
  • Green Scheme
  • Owner Services Region
  • Brand Migration

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