Manor House | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 20
The Manor House is located on the historic Moreton Estate in the heart of the beautiful Dorset countryside surrounded by woodland and parkland. It is a ten minute drive to Lulworth Cove and the Jurassic Coast - England's first natural World Heritage Site. Moreton train station is a mile away with direct links in to London or it is a two and a half hour drive away. The Manor House has luxury accommodation for sixteen to twenty people, open fires, Aga or private chef by arrangement. The house is fully equipped with plentiful entertainment and comfort. There is ample space for relaxing and entertaining with friends and family to celebrate any special occasion such as a landmark birthday, family reunion or wedding reception. Outside there is a large garden and tennis court with beautiful views. Locally there is the opportunity for horse riding, fantastic cycling trails, game shooting, kayaking and a peaceful spot of the River Frome for paddling!
|Size||Sleeps up to 20, 8 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lulworth 10 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bournemouth Airport, Nearest railway: Dorchester South or Moreton|
|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||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (12), Double beds (4), Dining seats for 20, Lounge seats for 20|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ, Bicycles available, Climbing frame|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
The West Country region
The Manor House is well situated in the South West, with great transport links in to London and easy access to Cornwall & Devon.
Dorset has many interesting places to visit, from the magical Cerne Giant to the world famous Jurassic Coast, where you can surf, fossil hunt and take some amazing walks.
The nearest town is Dorchester which has good shops and a weekly market selling fresh local produce. There are two new developments, Prince Charles' Poundbury which is home to some lovely independent and artisan shops and Brewery Square which has a wealth of places to eat from Pizza to Carluccio's Italian, there is also a Odeon cinema.
Moreton is a picturesque Dorset village, with an award winning Tea Rooms only a short walk from the Manor. There is also our beautiful church with it's Whistler engraved windows and a lovely ford and bridge across the river Frome which is a great spot for a picnic and a paddle!
Lulworth is a five minute drive away with it's castle and beautiful beaches, every year the castle is home to Camp Bestival a brilliant family music festival.
Other local activities include kayaking, cycling, fishing and even a horse ride along Studland beach can be arranged.