In the small, quiet hamlet of Toller Porcorum ('valley of pigs'), hidden away in the heart of South West Dorset within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this attractive, semi-detached 200 year old cottage offers a cosy and comfortable welcome to its visitors. Heber Cottage is comfortably furnished and well-equipped, with a pleasant, private patio and small garden at the back of the property.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Cots available (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Side door from parking area to kitchen and dining room with additional seating and woodburning stove. Sitting room also with woodburning stove and French windows to patio and garden at rear of cottage. Stairs from dining room to landing. Three bedrooms, one with double bed and ensuite wc/basin, and two with twin beds. Separate bathroom/wc with shower over bath and heated towel rail.
|Further details outdoors|
Outside: patio and small, attractive garden with summerhouse and barbecue.
Walkers can enjoy the numerous footpaths surrounding the cottage and explore the two local nature reserves, which are home to a huge variety of animals, birds, rare plants and butterflies. Eggardon Hill, (impressive Iron Age hill fort) is 2 ½ miles away and the South Dorset Heritage Coast with its fine beaches, fossil deposits and cliff walks about 9 miles. Visit the famous Cobb at Lyme Regis, enjoy Charmouth's sandy beach or fish off the pier at West Bay. The famous swannery at Abbotsbury is also well worth a visit, as is the county town of Dorchester (10 miles away), with its dinosaur museum. This part of Dorset is also rich in historic houses and gardens.