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Beautifully converted cottage in peaceful country setting near Lulworth Cove

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Secluded high quality cottage near Lulworth Cove

Little Glebe has been converted to a very high specification, and has been designed to provide superb cosy country accommodation for either four adults or a family. Solid oak has been used throughout to give a luxurious feel alongside high quality furnishings and fittings. There is central heating throughout. The property has its own courtyard and garden which ensures complete privacy from the main house. there is an additional small lawned garden There is a barbecue, table and chairs.

On the ground floor a spacious hallway and boot room gives plenty of room for outdoor clothes and muddy boots. The boot room also houses a washing machine.

There are two double bedrooms downstairs, each with an en-suite bathroom. Bedroom One has a shower and Bedroom Two has a bath with shower over. We thought a bath would be welcome after long coastal and country walks or if you have small children.

Bedroom One has two singles that can be converted into a king size – just tell us which you prefer before your stay. Bedroom two has a double bed.

Both rooms have private garden views.

On the first floor you will find a large open plan room with character beams and French windows that open onto endless country views across the fields. There is a well equipped modern galley kitchen with a dishwasher, fridge, cooker and microwave, as well as a dining area. The far end provides a cosy living area with a gorgeous warming log burner and a large TV, DVD player and music centre. Bring your own music, films and books or feel free to choose from the library we provide.

Little Glebe is fully centrally heated. Cotton bed linen and large fluffy towels are provided.

More Details

Owner
Sue Hyde
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018

About Sue Hyde

We are Peter and Sue Hyde. Peter's family are local farmers who have lived and worked in this area for seven generations. we have two adult sons who both continue in farming and countryside vocations.

Sue Hyde purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Sue Hyde chose Winfrith Newburgh

Our lovely home in Winfrith Newburgh sits above the village in airy, secluded beech woods. We built Little Glebe to be a holiday home that could share this superb location, but also retain it's own sense of peace and privacy. Then we furnished it with soft coastal colours and natural oak throughout to make the inside feel really special!

In November 2017 we have added three new Velux windows upstairs to ensure greater headroom within the sloping eaves.

What makes this cottage unique

Little Glebe is an 'upside down' house, with two cosy en suite bedroom downstairs. This enables visitors to enjoy sweeping views across the surrounding countryside from the upstairs French windows.

Our sheep, hens and dogs complete the delightful rural environment, and deer, foxes, owls and badgers are regular, but shy nightime visitors.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Winfrith Newburgh in Winfrith Newburgh

Property Type:
  • cottage (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Can convert to two singles
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Beautifully converted cottage in peaceful country setting near Lulworth Cove
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 27 reviews
5

Fabulous stay

  • 5 of 5

The external shots don't really do the cottage justice, we loved it both inside and out, lovely country noises of the sheep and the rooks and a real feeling of being away from it all. The cottage is extremely comfortable and well equipped, spotlessly clean and a great home from home for a break in Dorset. We plan to be back at some point.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. You were very welcome guests, and it was really useful to hear your views on some of our local pubs and restaurants. The Wise Man, The Cove Hotel and the Anchor at Seatown all seem to have gone down well. Our lovely lambs will miss their audience!!
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5

Cosy cottage, clean and tidy

  • 5 of 5

Lovely location near Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove. Cottage ideal for 2 people, although the two bedrooms both have en-suite bathrooms, the upstairs living area is rather small.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful modern conversion. Very well designed; lovely big living/dining space upstairs

  • 5 of 5

Despire poor weather, thoroughly enjoyed the house and the location. Lots of space for 4; very comfortable; 2 high quality bedrooms and bathrooms.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Very well appointed property with everything that you would need

  • 5 of 5

In a lovely area to explore the Jurassic coast and the log burner was lovely for our snowy stay

  • Review Submitted: 22-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to post this review. Glad you enjoyed your stay. It’s good to know that Little Glebe was cosy and warm despite the snow. Please visit again...
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5

Fanastic weekend escape

  • 5 of 5

Little Glebe is well kitted out, warm and comfortable with loads of wood kindling for the log burner - a really welcoming place. Superb base for visiting the area. Loads of information provided by the owners who were friendly and helpful. We were there in Feb with clear night skies - amazing.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such lovely words. We try really hard to make Little Glebe peaceful, cosy and comfortable and it's a real bonus to know we got it right for you. We very much enjoyed having you both as guests...
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5

Peaceful. Cosy romantic beautiful sleep

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely time here. Lulworth cove is exceptional. Pubs not so great but cannot fault the owners or cottage. Could not of been a better stay.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Bournemouth
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Red Lion, Winfrith
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Poole
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Came Down
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Wool
Nearest Motorway
40 Miles
M3
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Sailors Return
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Lulworth Cove
Car: recommended

Winfrith Newburgh is just two miles from Lulworth Cove on the stunning World Heritage Jurassic coastline and South West coast path. It is nine miles from the county town of Dorchester and 18 miles from the more bustling conurbations of Poole and Bournemouth. There is a friendly local post office/village store and three pubs nearby. If the weather’s good you may not get further than the local coastline and beaches, but then you’d miss out on other fabulous locations such as Corfe Castle, the Cerne Abbas Giant, the Tank Museum, Monkey World, the Blue Pool, Swanage Railway, Sherborne Abbey, Portland Bill and many others…

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Winfrith Newburgh, Purbeck

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Early Spring
13 Apr 2018 - 3 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£425
for 5 nights
From
£85
£550
 
 
Spring
4 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£570
for 7 nights
£570
 
 
Half Term
25 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Early Summer
1 Jun 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Summer
29 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£780
for 7 nights
£780
 
 
high Season
20 Jul 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£860
for 7 nights
£860
 
 
Late Summer
31 Aug 2018 - 20 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Early Autumn
21 Sep 2018 - 18 Oct 2018
5 night minimum stay
£400
for 5 nights
From
£80
£520
 
 
Autumn Half Term
19 Oct 2018 - 25 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 
 
Late Autumn
26 Oct 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
£560
 
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2018 - 27 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£600
for 5 nights
From
£120
£800
 
 
New Year
28 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
£800
 
 
Early Year
4 Jan 2019 - 22 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
£450
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owners Tems and Conditions apply. These will be sent at any time on request, but will be provided regardless when any formal booking is made.
Deposit of 25% will be asked for at time of booking, with the balance due six weeks prior to each holiday.
CHANGEOVER DAY IS NORMALLY ON FRIDAY.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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