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Character stone cottage walking distance from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

Cottage in Langton Matravers, Nr. Swanage, Dorset, England - Peaceful location 15 minutes walk to Dancing Ledge and the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage site

The cottage at 5 North Street was originally built in the middle of the 19th century by quarrymen from the local quarries using Purbeck stone. Used as a holiday home for several decades by previous owners, it has been modernised and updated by the present owners while retaining many of its original features. It has been available as a self-catering holiday let since 2003, and is very popular with guests, many of whom return on an annual basis. Prices quoted are for weekly rentals. The cottage is also let for shorter periods from October to April - please contact the owner direct for prices and availability. Maximum occupancy is four adults and two children under the age of sixteen.

The village of Langton Matravers is within a conservation area and much of the surrounding countryside is classified as an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village is within walking distance of Dancing Ledge one of the features of the Dorset & East Devon Coast, England's first natural site to receive World Heritage Status. The cottage has been refurbished to a high standard and provides a comfortable, relaxing holiday home. An electric immersion heater heats the water and central heating is provided by night storage heaters.

The accommodation comprises:

Ground Floor: Sitting room with colour TV, DVD and CD player; separate dining room; fitted kitchen with electric cooker, fridge/freezer and microwave oven; utility lobby with automatic top loading washing machine; bathroom and WC comprising bath with electric shower, wash basin, WC and heated towel rail.

First Floor: Main bedroom with 5ft wide double bed/wardrobe cupboard/chest of drawers (views of the Purbeck Hills and Swanage bay); bedroom 2 with 4ft 6” wide double bed; wardrobe; bedside chest of drawers.

Second Floor: Bedroom 3 with 4ft 6” wide double bed; wardrobe; chest of drawers (views of the Purbeck Hills and Swanage bay).

There is also a sunny walled patio garden to the rear of the cottage with table and chairs. To the front there is off-street private parking for one large family car and a garden. There is unrestricted parking in the High Street for additional cars.

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Property Manager
Ann Garratt
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
9 February, 2017

About Ann Garratt

We bought 5 North Street in 1995 after several enjoyable holidays in a friend's adjacent cottage. We renovated and furnished the cottage solely for our own use and only started letting it out in 2003 having been fortunate enough to purchase number six! We love the Isle of Purbeck - it's a unique unspoilt corner of England. In addition to the beaches, scenery and walks, the Isle of Purbeck has a lovely golf course with views over Poole Harbour and Brownsea Island. It's difficult to imagine a more perfect location for a holiday home in the UK, yet only a relatively short drive from London.

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

5

Beautiful cosy cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is in a quiet lane with parking for one car outside but more parking on the main rd, the cottage is decorated in character for the style of cottage cosy and beautifully clean, it is deceptively big with a lovely modern kitchen and bathroom on the back, the bedrooms are roomy and freshly decorated with comfortable beds, there are lots of original features which is delightful.

This is a perfect spot for leaving the car at home walking the coast path with beautiful views of this beautiful part of the world, the shop and pub is a short walk down the hill.We had a beautiful break and hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, 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
 
Winter
18 Feb 2017 - 3 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
£360
 
 
Winter
4 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£420
 
 
Easter
1 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£345
for 3 nights
From
£115
£520
 
 
Spring
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£315
for 3 nights
From
£105
£470
 
 
Half term
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
Summer
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£570
for 7 nights
£570
 
 
Summer
24 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£660
for 7 nights
£660
 
 
Summer
8 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£780
for 7 nights
£780
 
 
Autumn
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£530
for 7 nights
£530
 
 
Autumn
16 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£460
for 7 nights
£460
 
 
Autumn
23 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£276
for 3 nights
From
£92
£410
 
 
Half term
21 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£480
for 7 nights
£480
 
 
Winter
4 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
£360
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£495
for 3 nights
From
£165
£740
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Our standard changeover day is Saturday. Departure is by 10 am and arrival is from 3pm. A 25% deposit is taken at the time of booking and the balance is payable six weeks before arrival. Pets are not accepted. In low season, depending on availability, bookings may be taken for less than a week subject to a minimum charge of 2/3 of the weekly rental.

Changeover Day:
Saturday

Notes on prices:
Short breaks are available from October to April. Reductions on advertised prices for late bookings and/or couples only occupancy. Contact the owner for availability and price.

A deposit of 25% is required to confirm a booking. The balance is payable six weeks before the rental starts.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Langton Matravers in Dorset

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Downstairs bathroom with wc, washbasin, heated towel rail and bath with electric shower over.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 double bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - king size double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers - views of the Purbeck hills & Swanage Bay. Bedroom 2 four foot six double bed, bedside chest of drawers & wardrobe, bedroom 3 four foot six double bed, chest of drawers & wardrobe.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: There is a small sunny walled patio garden to the rear of the cottage and private off road parking immediately in the front of the cottage suitable for a large car. Utility Room: Lobby between the kitchen and bathroom with automatic top loading washing machine. There is a coat rail in the cupboard under the stairs where the vacuum cleaner, travel cot and high chair are stored. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen is provided and the linen changed on a weekly basis. The cottage is cleaned between tenancies. Towels are provided at a small supplement depending on the number of occupants.

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