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Beautiful Thatched Cottages In Rural Dorset - Near Coast - Stable Cottage (Sleeps 4. 2 Bedrooms)

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Stable Cottage (Sleeps 4. 2 Bedrooms)

A delightful ancient stone thatched cottage sleeping 4 plus cot.

Tastefully modernised to give spacious accommodation of great character with many exposed beams.

A delightful ancient stone thatched cottage which has been tastefully modernised to give spacious accommodation of great character with many exposed beams.

Downstairs there is a large open plan living area with log burner and a separate kitchen and bathroom.

Upstairs there are two comfortable bedrooms which have recently been updated with beautiful white Egyptian-cotton bed linen and furnishings.

Outside is a fenced sunny garden with lawn and terrace edged with shrubs and BBQ. Parking for one small/medium car.

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About the property


Two beautiful and spacious neighbouring thatched cottages in the rural village of East Chaldon, which can be rented individually or together. They are believed to be amongst the oldest houses in the village and have their own unique history.Both have sunny, large sheltered gardens with a BBQ and seating area. The World Heritage coast path and a great local pub just a short walk away. Lots of character in an inspiring location!

Philip Beale
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
24 February, 2017

About Philip Beale

The Well House and Stable Cottage are both owned by Philip Beale. Philip is Managing Director of Pioneer Expeditions (www.pioneerexpeditions.com) The Well House and Stable Cottage reflect a life of adventure and travel - housing some beautiful artwork, travel souvenirsw and full of books.

Why Philip Beale chose Dorset

Several reasons to book this property:

Totally unique - one of the oldest properties in the village,thatched with ancient walls , walk in inglenook fire place with traditional bread oven.

sleeps 9 comfortably further 2 Z beds available

Large modern kitchen and dining area

Large garden and ample off road parking

Walk straight to the coastal path and cliffs and then on to Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove

Great pub in village serving good food and bears

What makes this cottage unique

Walking, the lovely local pub (The Sailors Return), beautiful Dorset countryside, the sea.

Often guests express delight at the character of these properties which you just don't get in some holiday lets.

Available Rentals

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Booking Notes:
Cottage is available for renting by the week with the change-over on Friday. Change-over days vary for short breaks. First payment is 50% of total rent plus dog fee (£20 each) if applicable. Linen is included. Final payment is due eight weeks prior to holiday. Full payment is required if booking is made within eight weeks of holiday.

Changeover Day:
Friday. We can be flexible in quieter periods.


5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)


A brilliant place

  • 5 of 5

Stable cottage offers a peaceful, fully equipped, oasis of peace and tranquility. Near to sightseeing spots and delightful land and seascapes. Very well appointed, and very pleasant. We enjoyed it very much.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Accommodation and facilities for Stable Cottage (Sleeps 4. 2 Bedrooms)in Dorchester in West Country

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
Notes on accommodation: Electric central heating. Changeover day is Friday. Rent includes electricity, o gas services, towels and linen. Dogs are permitted at extra charge of £20 each. There is an optional annex available that can sleep 2 for £50 per night. Outside: There is an enclosed garden with table and furniture plus BBQ.

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