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Luxury four bedroom house on the Jurassic Coast with Aga and outdoor Hot Tub

People7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House in Worth Matravers, Nr. Swanage, Dorset, England - Peaceful Location

Luxury four bedroom, house in one of the most beautiful villages on the Jurassic Coast on the Isle of Purbeck. Worth Matravers is renowned for its fabulous walks and spectacular scenery whilst also being close to lovely beaches and the buzzing seaside town of Swanage. There is a lively, historic pub in the village with live music throughout the year and a very lovely Victorian Tea Shop serving food on some evenings. The house itself has been tastefully decorated and is very comfortably furnished. It has an Aga and a Hot Tub to relax in after a long day on the beach.


Owner
Nicki Unsworth
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
17 February, 2017

About Nicki Unsworth

We moved to Dorset in 2007 from Berkshire and fell in love with Worth Matravers. A long way from the bustle of the Thames Valley. We have renovated the house with care and love. It is extremely comfortable and easy to live in. Large South facing windows with an aspect over the surrounding countryside, down the valley to the sea. We live in the house for a good part of the year and so it has absolutely everything that you could need during your visit. We have a dog ourselves who loves the local walking and so we are only too happy that you bring yours too! We really love the house, the views, the village, the walks and the local food - and we are sure you will too!

Nicki Unsworth purchased this house in 2007

Why Nicki Unsworth chose Purbeck

We immediately saw the potential with this house and felt that we could make it exactly as we wanted it to be. It was extremely dilapidated when we took on the challenge but we are really pleased that we did. The views from every window are amazing. Fantastic sunsets over the hills to the West and lovely views to the channel down the valley. It is the perfect getaway for couples or families (or one really large family!)

Worth Matravers is one of the most beautiful villages in England, within easy reach of London, but feels a million lies away. It is quiet, beautiful, there are wonderful walks and lovely old country pubs to relax in.

What makes this house unique

We want this cottage to be a home away from home. We have decorated it simply and stylishly. It has a state of the art kitchen for foodies like us, a warm and cosy living room, with wood burning stove and windows with beautiful views over the surrounding countryside to the sea. For those who still want to be connected with the rest of the world, there is subscription Sky television (sport and Films) and internet and iPod dock.

The four bedrooms are bright and airy, with brand new beds and simple crisp white bedlinen with snug duvets and down pillows. There are three bathrooms (2 en-suite) and a separate WC downstairs.

The cottage is located on the edge of Worth Matravers village. The coastal path can be accessed directly from a footpath outside the cottage - no need to ever see a road.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Worth Matravers in Dorset

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Ensuite Shower Room, built in wardrobes, plantation shutters
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Ensuite shower room, balcony, plantation shutters
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Balcony with sea view, plantation shutters.
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed , Balcony with sea view, plantation shutters
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • caving
Notes:
This is a lovely sunny house with all the large windows facing down the valley to the sea. The house is located on the edge of Worth Matravers village and the coastal path can be accessed directly from the track outside the house. The house is decorated in soft seaside colours and is very comfortable and warm. The three upstairs bedrooms have a balcony with a sea view. The Master Bedroom is downstairs and has a patio door leading on to the garden. The living room has two very large comfortable sofas and lots of comfy armchairs. The terrace is accessed from the living room and has a very large Hot Tub (seats 5). There is also a dining area on the terrace.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

5

The best Christmas ever

  • 5 of 5

We came to Seascapes to spend a family Christmas. This is a lovely house for a family holiday and just as it is described. The kitchen is very well equipped with just about everything you might need. There was also a good supply of cutlery, crockery and glasses. The bedding was quite luxurious and we loved the fluffy white towels. The icing on the cake was the hot tub!

The owner was extremely helpful and left good instructions for all the appliances. We would definitely recommend this property to anyone who wants to spend time in this beautiful part of the country.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great holiday home in scenic, peaceful location

  • 5 of 5

An excellent location for a quiet family holiday, well located for day trips and great walks along the coastal path. The house is very bright and airy, well maintained and very comfortable. The sunny, terraced garden is a great place to sit and relax. The owners were outstanding and gave us lots of information on the property and the area before we arrived, and were generally very responsive. A fantastic holiday, we hope to be back before too long.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great house, great location

  • 5 of 5

3 generations had a great time at Seascape over the half term holidays.

The house is tastefully decorated and well stocked with all the essentials you need for a family holiday (washing machine etc).

The owner is easily contactable and was quick to respond to my last minute queries prior to our arrival!

My parents enjoyed sitting in the garden enjoying the views and watching my boys play happily.

We enjoyed trips to Corfe Castle, Studland Bay, the Tank Museum and a ride on the steam engine at Swanage.

All in all, a great time was had by all, and we have recommended it to friends.

Thank-you.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Highly recommend this lovely property!

  • 5 of 5

“My family and myself stayed at Seascape in September as our daughter was getting married at Durlston Castle. Apart from occupying a lovely position at Worth Matravers, we fell in love with the house! With 3 good sized double bedrooms, one good size single and all the beds are very comfortable. The added bonus was having a balcony to 3 of the bedrooms, so that you could lookout down to the sea.

Two of the bathrooms are en suite and there's also a good size family bathroom. It certainly made our stay a very memorable one, as the house has such a homely, welcoming feel, and the owners Nicki and Tony could not of been more welcoming in letting us have their lovely home for a few days. The hot tub came as an added bonus! We couldn’t have wished for a better location and would highly recommend this property!

The Groom's party stayed at their other house which is Hill Cottage, a short distance from Seascape, and we all thought it was so lovely, that we're going back to stay there in July 2016!”

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

The ideal holiday home

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect holiday home, for all, who would like to spend their holidays in a unique atmosphere. The location from this house is ideal for walking, climbing, reach beaches and see Sights. Everything is perfect. In the near of house you have a great tea house and pub. All the points like Swanage you can reach in few minutes. You can eat the best fish and chips there.

After your great walk you can relax in the whirlpool.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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The ideal holiday home

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect holiday home, for all, who would like to spend their holidays in a unique atmosphere. The location from this house is ideal for walking, climbing, reach beaches and see Sights. Everything in the house is perfect.

In the near of house you have a great tea house and pub. All the points like Swanage you can reach in few minutes. You can eat the best fish and chips there.

After your great walk you can relax in the whirlpool.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring Half Term
26 May 2017 - 4 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,550
for 7 nights
£1,550
 
 
Early Summer
5 Jun 2017 - 13 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,450
for 7 nights
£1,450
 
 
Summer 2017
14 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,850
for 7 nights
£1,850
 
 
Late Summer
5 Sep 2017 - 24 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,450
for 7 nights
£1,450
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£1,650
for 6 nights
From
£275
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

10% deposit on reservation. Balance 60 days prior to arrival. Paid directly by bank transfer or cheque.

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