Barn | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Forget-Me-Not sleeps 6 people in 3 bedrooms in the peace of the Dorset countryside. It is part of Newfield Cottages which are a group of self-catering cottages in a beautifully restored barn. High beamed ceilings and exposed brickwork retain some of the features of the original building. We are very family friendly with ample outdoor space to play in, childrens play area, and a games room for wet days. Cottages are all very well equipped, living areas are open plan and spacious, and furnished to a high standard. Our cottages sleep between 2 and 6 people and can be rented individually or together for a family celebration or special occasion. Forget-me-not has its own garden, with bbq and garden furniture, has two bathrooms (one ensuite) , and ample parking.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sandbanks 25 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth International Airport 35 km, Nearest railway: Salisbury 35 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Table tennis, Games room, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ, Climbing frame|
|Further details indoors||
Single storey with cosy open plan living and dining area, high beamed ceilings and exposed brickwork. A stable style door opens into the living room which has a comfortable sofa area with flatscreen freeview tv and dvd player. The open plan kitchen/ dining room with table seats six.. To the right is the master bedroom with ensuite shower room and loo . There are two further twin bedrooms leading off from the communal living area which share a family bathroom, with bath, w.c. and overhead shower..
Outside there is a private lawn area with wooden garden furniture, parasol and barbecue, leading onto a larger shared lawn area equipped with children's climbing frame and garden games
This is a perfect location for cycling and walking. The local Farm Shop is just one mile's walk from the cottages where you can find locally produced cakes, meat and cheese. The village of Pimperne with its well stocked village shop and post office, two pubs and village church is within walking distance.
|Further details outdoors||
Forget-me-Not has its own area of garden with bbq and garden furniture outside the front door. You also have the use of our large communal lawn area which is safe and secure for children to spend happy hours of play on sunny days.
We are situated in a quiet- off road location..
We provide you with welcome pack consisting of tea, coffee and cake on arrival, and the house has a plentiful supply of cleaning equipment including loo rolls, washing up liquid, dish washer tablets, teatowels and light bulbs.
Bed linen and towels are included.
Online booking is available from our website.
Please note that the last 200 meters of our road is unmade and a little bumpy. Some sports, or low bumpered cars may find this difficult. Please ring us if you are unsure and require further details.
The West Country region
Renowned for beautiful rolling hills and picturesque villages Dorset has a huge variety of entertainment for both families and individuals alike. Newfield Cottages are in the heart of the historic Cranborne Chase, with the beautiful towns of Salisbury and Dorchester just half an hour away. Beaches can be found within half an hour - the Jurassic Coast is perfect for both fossil hunters and sunbathers alike, whilst the golden sandy Beaches of Bournemouth are also within easy reach. Walking and cycling are on your doorstep. There are literally miles of footpaths starting right outside the door. Days out for the Kids are not a problem with plenty of children's attractions within a few miles. Longleat Safari Park is about 40 minutes drive as are Monkey World, The Tank Museum, and the family friendly theme Park Adventure Wonderland. Tower Park entertainment complex has cinema, bowling and a water slide park plus a range of restaurants and is only 30 minutes drive. Whether you are looking for relaxation or action Dorset has it all!
The Village of Pimperne is situated one mile away from Newfield Holiday Cottages and can be reached on foot, over the fields, for a morning walk for milk and papers. Pimperne has a well stocked village shop, two pubs and a church, and a village hall with a lovely large play area at the end of the lane. Alternatively stroll to our local Home Farm Shop for farm reared meat, home produced cakes and local cheeses. At the end of August each year our neighbouring village hosts The Great Dorset Steam Fair which is well worth a visit, as are the local National Trust houses of Kingston Lacy and the lovely fossil beaches of the Jurassic Coast.