Gillingham holiday cottage accommodation with walking, TV and telephone and rural retreat


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Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 5 Home 353426

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Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome

Situated in a village setting in the rural heart of Dorset, Homelea has been sensitively refurbished and modernised, whilst retaining much of its original character and charm. Homelea offers a very comfortable base from which to explore this unspoilt area and benefits from an attractive, enclosed and quite secluded rear garden.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links Nearest railway: Gillingham 9.5 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (1), Single beds (3), Cots (1)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Entrance from the garden at the rear into a well-equipped kitchen, (N.B. very low, central beam). Archway through to small dining room and access to a spacious lounge with open fireplace (decorative feature only); door out to the rear garden. Carpeted stairs up to a large landing. 3 bedrooms - very spacious master bedroom with 5ft double bed and vanitory unit, one twin bedroom and one single. Bathroom/wc with hand held shower attachment to the bath and independent elec. shower above.

Further details outdoors

Good sized attractive garden with vine & wisteria covered pergola, paved area and lawn. Barbecue.


This part of Dorset boasts unspoilt, dramatically contrasting landscapes. Explore the banks of the River Stour as it passes through the low lying Blackmore Vale, experience the magnificent views from Dorset's great chalk ridges, Hambledon Hill, Win Green, Bulbarrow, Melbury Beacon; visit the nearby ancient Saxon hilltop town of Shaftesbury and the Georgian market town of Blandford. Alternatively spend a day exploring the Dorset World Heritage coastline, a 30-40 minute drive to the south.

Marnhull itself offers easy access for walkers onto the "The Hardy Way" and has a useful range of local shops and two pubs. Featured in the novels of Thomas Hardy, it is known as Marlott in Tess of the D'Urbervilles and is the fictional birthplace of Tess, the novel's main character.

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    • 2 Years listed

    Calendar last updated:10 Nov 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

    Languages spoken
    • English
    • French

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