Droop Farm Cottage
Cottage | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Deep in the lovely Dorset hinterland lies the tiny hamlet of Droop, with this attractively modernised Grade II listed cottage. Long views of unspoilt countryside towards Bulbarrow Hill from the end of the very private garden provide an idea of the wonderful walks to be enjoyed in the immediate area; but Droop is also very centrally located with easy access to a wide variety of attractions.
Set behind the owners' ancient farmhouse and tastefully converted from a 300 year old stone barn, the cottage provides bright, spacious accommodation and the large and attractive garden affords privacy and peace. This is a very relaxing place for a thoroughly enjoyable holiday in one of the country's most unspoilt regions.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1.6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
Entrance from garden side of cottage into kitchen/dining room. Large sitting room with electric woodburning-effect stove. Downstairs double bedroom. Separate shower room/wc. Open tread stairs from sitting room to landing. Two bedrooms, one very light double with good views, and one twin with sloping ceiling and cross beams. Bathroom/wc with separate shower cubicle.
|Further details outdoors|
Outside, large lawned garden and paved area adjacent to fields with fine views. Croquet set provided.
The ancient Saxon, hilltop town of Shaftesbury, and historic Sherborne (abbey and castle) are both a relatively short drive from Droop Farm Cottage, with the cathedral city of Salisbury, the New Forest and the World Heritage, Jurassic Dorset coast all within comfortable reach for a day's outing. There is a village shop and pub in nearby Hazelbury Bryan and for a wider range, the market town of Sturminster Newton is six miles away. Wonderful walks, rides, and fine views abound: Hambledon Hill, an iron age fort, in particular is a 'must'.
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22 May 2014
"Immaculately fitted out cottage in a beautiful and peaceful hamlet"
We stayed in Tracey and David's lovely cottage in the grounds of their house. It was fitted out and furnished about a year ago to a really high standard. We had everything we needed.They made us … More
Thank you for your helpful comments. We're so glad you had a relaxing time at Droop Farm Cottage in 'off-the-beaten-track' Dorset. You have described the cottage and its location perfectly. Hideaways Reservations team.
29 Jul 2013
"Tastefully decorated, well thought out cottage"
This is a beautiful little cottage, which has been tastefully decorated to a high standard.
Surrounded by beautiful gardens, and fabulous countryside.
Ideal place to stay if you want to get away from everything.
Thank you for your feed-back, which will be useful for future guests. We're really glad you enjoyed your stay at in Dorset. Hideaways Reservations team.
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