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Grist Mill Cottage in Fontmell Magna, Dorset

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sleeps 5
3 rooms
2 bathrooms

Grist Mill Cottage description

Holiday home
Grist Mill Cottage is a semi-detached cottage set within the grounds of the owners' home, 0.6 miles from Fontmell Magna in Dorset. This single-storey cottage sleeps five people in three bedrooms, consisting of one double, one twin with en-suite shower and one single, as well as a bathroom. The cottage also has an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside there's off road parking for two cars, a private lawned garden with patio and furniture and shared lawned gardens with summerhouse. Grist Mill Cottage is a convenient base for a family with plenty of places to visit that will keep everyone entertained.

The attractive North Dorset village of Fontmell Magna lies between Blackmore Vale to the west and Cranborne Chase to the east, only 4 miles from Shaftesbury and 8 miles from Blandford Forum. The village has thatched cottages and a pub serving good food and ales. Surrounded by an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, there are lots of lovely walks to be had nearby, and within reach are Sherborne's abbey and castle, Bath, Stonehenge and Salisbury.

Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, small chest freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair on request. Off road parking for 2 cars. Lockable bike storage on request. Lawned garden with patio and furniture, plus shared lawned gardens with summerhouse. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 10 mins walk. Note: Intermittent mobile signal. Note: Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times when outside. Note: Although all ground floor, the bedrooms are accessed via one step down.


  • Accepts Pets
  • Cooker
  • Cots
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Ground floor
  • High chair
  • Kettle
  • Linen provided
  • Log fire
  • Parking
  • Parking space
  • Towels provided
  • TV
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi

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Mr Painter
July 2016
We were made to feel so welcome and nothing was too much trouble for this lovely couple. The cottage had been done to a very high standard with a well equipped kitchen which was most appreciated. Having animals close by made it very special for us as we are such animal lovers. We hope to visit again.
Mrs Thomas
December 2015
Grist Mill Cottage is quiet, cosy and private. The cottage is in a lovely area and we found plenty of places to visit which were no more than one hour away.
Mrs Mcgill
July 2016
There was easy access to all places we wanted to visit, the village was lovely and quiet and the village residents were very friendly. The surroundings were beautiful. The cottage owners were great. Would definitely visit again.
Mrs Heseltine
November 2015
Very comfortable Cottage and very friendly and helpful owners.
Mr Raymond
October 2015
Brilliant accommodation would not hesitate to recommend
Mrs Van Doorn
August 2015
We had a great time, it is a lovely cottage, well equipped and has a lovely garden.
Mrs Funnell
May 2015
The location was very quiet and peaceful situated in the perfect area for easy access to Shaftesbury and a variety of lovely villages in the New Forest. The owners were very friendly and helpful.
Mr Salmond
March 2015
A very pleasant break in a well appointed cottage. The hosts were very helpful and kind. Would recommend to friends.
Mr Matheson
April 2015
A beautiful area, quiet and convenient for what we wanted. Owners were particularly helpful.
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