Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

The Swallows Cottage is a pretty single storey 2 bedroomed cottage (1 with double bed, 1 with bunk beds).

Immaculately decorated and tastefully furnished with open-plan living room, dining area, kitchen and patio doors opening to decked area - with outstanding views from the living area. The decked area has a fence surrounding it, with a gate.

The bathroom has tiled floor and mat,shower cubicle, sink, toilet, towel shelf, extractor and heated towel rail and towels.

Bedroom 1 contains double bed, bedside cabinet with lamp, wall mirror and shelf, wardrobe and digital TV.

Bedroom 2 contains bunk beds, wardrobe, bedside cabinet with lamp, wall mirror and shelf.

Beds are made with cotton bed linen, protective mattresses, pillows and duvets.

Lounge area contains 3 seater sofa, wing backed armchair, chaise lounge, lamp and table, coffee table, rug, 42 inch flat screen digital TV and DVD player radio.

Dining area contains round dining table, 4 chairs, place-mats and fruit bowl.

Kitchen area contains built in cupboards with integral fridge, (wall cupboards have concealed lighting) electric cooker with 4 hobs and oven, all cutlery, crockery, glasses, pots and pans, in fact everything you would need at home. Microwave, stainless steel sink and drainer with drying rack, toaster.

Hallway has a cupboard which contains washing machine, iron and ironing board, brush and dustpan.

A freezer is available just inside the door of the adjoining barn also a clothes airer.

There is a washing line and pegs in the garden.

Decked pation area with table chairs and barbeque. NEW NOTE: THE DECKING AREA HAS PICKET FENCING AND GATE

Large parking area.

The Swallows Cottage has been ideal for all types of holidays, from a quiet retreat, a family holiday including day's out sightseeing and beach, walking, fishing horse riding, water park, bird/wildlife watching.

Deer often walk and feed in the field. Many types of birds have been observed, including buzzards and kite.

There is a 60ft pond in the garden, containing wild fish: please note that care should be taken with young children.

Please note: Single sex groups - due to previous damage - a cash deposit of £100.00 against damages is payable on arrival and refunded on departure (after inspection).

The cottage is set in 1/2 acre of owners grounds. Owners house is approximately 50 mtrs away.

Owners have 1 very friendly, female Jack Russell called Molly.

A deposit against loss or damage of £100.00 is required on arrival and refundable on departure.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Bournemouth 20 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 8 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bournemouth International/Southampton 20 km, Nearest railway: Salisbury 20 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

We have now added a fence and gate around the decked patio for the added safety of children and dogs.

A deposit of £100.00 is payable on arrival against loss or damage, after inspection on departure this will be refunded.

Further details outdoors

Lots of parking available.

A picket fence with gate has been added to the decking area.

Further details

With small children, care must be taken of the pond as it is 6ft deep!!!!!!!

There is one step into the cottage.

No smoking in the cottage please. Smoking is permitted on the patio.

During peak periods, we prefer a minimum stay of one week.

Short term stays are welcome outside peak times.

Due to misuse, a deposit of £100.00 against damages or loss. This will be refunded on depature after inspection of the cottage.

The Hampshire region

Central Southern England has more hours of sunshine than anywhere else in England.

The area includes:

The picturesque South Downs. The Jurassic Coast. with many beautiful beaches.

Historic towns and cities: Bournemouth, Salisbury, Ringwood, Wimborne, Winchester, Poole, Southampton, Winchester.


The New Forest is 100 square miles of beautiful woodland and heathland, where ponies, donkeys, cattle, 3 species of deer, pigs, badgers, and lots more wildlife and birds live free.

2 miles away -Sandy Balls (swimming pools, gym, bicycle hire)

Nearby local markets in Ringwood and Salisbury.

Lots of fishing (lakes and river).

Fordingbridge is the local riverside town which has 6 pubs - all serve food. It also has many quaint shops and a museum.

3 golf courses in the area.

Lots of local fetes and festivals in the area during the Summer.

Bournemouth B.I.C and Pier have numerous shows and bands.

Southampton has the famous Mayflower Theatre.

Salisbury Cathedral is very beautiful and has the tallest spire in England.

Truthfully, there are really too many beautiful and interesting places to mention.