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Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The Old Chapel was fully re-built in 2008 to replicate the original wooden structure dating back to 1867, and has been featured in the press locally and nationally, on TV's 'Homes Under The Hammer' and in 'Dorset Life' magazine because of its interesting and unusual appearance and interior. This detached former chapel is situated in the peaceful rural hamlet of Huntingford and features a stunning timber-clad interior, with a high beamed, vaulted ceiling and splendid galleried landing overlooking the living area. The whole property has a light, airy and spacious ambience. The accommodation includes one attractive eaves bedroom, a fitted kitchen and bathroom at the rear, and a living area which includes sitting and dining areas and a warming wood burner. The Old Chapel provides fabulous holiday living in a glorious part of the country.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire
Utilities Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden
Access Parking
Further details

LPG central heating with woodburner in living area. Electric oven, halogen hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, CD/radio, selection of books and games. Fuel, power and starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Paved sitting area with garden furniture, lawned area and shed for bike storage. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1.25 miles.

The West Country region

Explore the fossils and stunning beaches of Dorset's Jurassic Coast, visit historic Sherborne and Shaftesbury, or enjoy the footpaths, country lanes and thatched-roof pubs Dorset offers.


Situated in the midst of splendid unspoiled countryside on the borders of Dorset and Wiltshire, Huntingford is also close to the famous attractions of Longleat House and Safari Park with its lions, and the historic hilltop town of Shaftesbury (made famous by the original Hovis advert). The mysterious stone circle of Stonehenge, the stunning cathedral city of Salisbury, Wilton House and Dorset's incredible Jurassic Coast are all a little further afield, but still easily accessible.

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28 Apr 2014


"Beautiful, warm and cosy"

Owners extremely helpful and friendly with a delicious tea on our arrival. weather not too special but the Chapel was very cosy and comfortable, in fact, home from home!… More

12 Dec 2013


"A peaceful retreat in this lovely chapel."

We regularly visited this area when our children were young and wanting to return again, found this delightfully restored chapel just south of the a303. This main road can help you get about quickly, … More

1 Oct 2011


"quirky relaxing stay"

This chapel has been restored with a lot of hardwork and love and with a outstanding finish, We loved the area, lots to do near by, monkey world, longleat, durdle door, Poole and Bath. Oweners lovely … More

23 Sep 2011


"Relaxing and private"

We really enjoyed are stay in what is a lovely and very unusual rental property… More

8 Nov 2010


"Relaxing and friendly"

We really had a great time. The property looks modest from the outside but the attention to detail inside was exceptional. The owners did their utmost to ensure that our stay was enjoyable and stres… More

7 Nov 2010


"Peaceful Location"

We spent a week in this delightfully Chapel conversion, which is in a good area for visiting many interesting places.… More

14 Sep 2010


"A relaxing getaway, with easy access to surrounding areas"

The property was lovely. Welcoming scones and jam were a real treat. The TV could do with updating, but a minor point. The bedroom has twin beds and the bathroom is downstairs, something to bear in m… More

10 Jun 2010


"Unique cottage is actually an atmospheric rebuilt Chapel"

Exactly as the photos show on Sykes website, it is a spacious, well furnished cottage for two. Less than a year since it was completely rebuilt, it forms a good base for walkers, visits to one of the … More

19 Dec 2009


"Exactly the holiday break that we needed"

We were very delighted with this property and the careful attention to detail in making it very user friendly. The owners were very helpful, welcoming and considerate and we were so please with the p… More

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  • 6 Years listed

Calendar last updated:30 Sep 2014

Based in United Kingdom

Languages spoken
  • English

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