Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

One of a pair of 18th Century Gardener's Cottages set within a country estate, Plum Cottage exudes serenity. Its country chic style along with breath taking views towards the Rover Stour and cricket pitch beyond provide a great hideaway to explore the stunning Dorset countryside.


The Living Room/Dining Room with wooden floors, low ceiling beams and exposed stone work has a large three seater sofa and two arm chairs in front of the wood burner. LCD TV with Sky.

There is a large elm table with seating for 6. This table can accommodate 10 if required when booking along with Apple Cottage.

The modern Kitchen has an electric oven and induction hob, fridge and dishwasher. A separate outhouse houses a freezer and washing machine.

Separate cloakroom with wash basin and WC.

First floor:

Master Bedroom has a King sized double bed, two bedside tables with lamps, fitted wardrobe with shelves and an occasional chair. Views across towards the River Stour and surrounding coutryside.

Bedroom 2 has a large hand built twin bunk-bed (full size single beds), chest of drawers. Views across towards the River Stour and surrounding coutryside.

Bathroom with roll top bath with hand-held shower head attachment, wash basin, heated towel rail and WC.

Hanging space is available is available in a cupboard on the landing for both bedrooms. Private cottage garden with fruit trees and large lawned area at the rear of the property. There is a table, chairs and BBQ. Plum Cottage can be booked alongside Apple Cottage to accommodate a maximum of 10 people. Discounts available when booking both cottages together. Please call to discuss.

Wireless Broadband is available. A welcome basket of logs is provided. Off street parking is available. A high chair can be provided upon request. One well behaved dog welcomed. A small selection of games and puzzles. Plum Cottage is strictly a non smoking establishment.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Access Car not necessary
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

General TV, Satellite TV
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Outdoors BBQ
Access Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Dorset region

Plum Cottage nestles within a country estate providing a tranquil base on the edge of the market town of Wimborne. A short stroll into Wimborne are numerous foodie delights in its cafes, pubs and fine restaurants. The weekend brings a popular market where you can find fresh local produce including a butchers, bakers, fishmonger, fruit stalls and cheese stands.

The nearest beaches are found at Bournemouth and Poole a half hour drive away. Poole Harbour has excellent sailing, whereas the surfers amongst you will be interested in the surf reef at Boscombe. A little further afield the Isle of Purbeck and stunning Jurassic coastline can be found.

Superb walks are in abundance with over 300 miles of well signed footpaths, bridleways and byways to explore. Garden lovers and history seekers will be in their element with many National Trust properties and gardens to discover.