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Marblers Cottage

Acton Cottage Dorset

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4.4 stars cottage rating
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New Cottage; Sleeps 6 + 2 in 3/4 bedrooms
Marblers Cottage in Acton is a new Purbeck holiday cottage just outside of Langton Matravers and within a short drive of the sandy beach at Swanage. This rural cottage is located a short walk from the famous Jurassic Coast and the dramatic bay called Dancing Ledge. This Purbeck cottage at Acton sleeps 6 people in 4 bedrooms plus 2 extra beds. Marblers Cottage has availability and prices for self catering holidays in 2017.

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Christine Thompson - Aug 2017 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

One of our best holidays ever! We could walk straight out onto Priests Way and vary our walks daily. The facilities in the cottage were excellent. Outdoor eating with a BBQ when hot, yet a wood burning stove on the miserable cold day we experienced. We will return - hopefully. Cottage rating: 5 Stars

Desmond Bowe - Jun 2017 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Beautiful cottage in a fabulous location. Coastal walks on your doorstep, village pub only a 15 minute walk and Swanage 10 minutes by car or just over an hour to walk. We loved our stay in Marblers. Cottage rating: 5 Stars

Peter Garrett - May 2017 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Cottage rating: 4 Stars

Lynda Jones - Apr 2017 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Another amazing few days at Marblers cottage with the Jones and Andrews family- we love the cottage, the location and all the lovely contents and art work the owners share with their visitors. Great the owners update too-lovely new carpets upstairs and attention to detail. We will be back fabulous. Cottage rating: 5 Stars

This charming stone cottage is attractively situated in Acton with open views from all of the main rooms. Acton is a small rural hamlet of traditional stone cottages amidst the beautiful Purbeck hills – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is a wonderful walking and cycling area. Visitors can walk directly from the cottage and join footpaths to the coastal village of Worth Matravers and the coastal path. The cottage is near Dancing Ledge and St Aldhelm’s Head - a wonderful dramatic area of rocky coastline between Swanage and Chapmans Pool. This is part of the renowned Jurassic Coast and is known for its fossils and the amazing range of bird life and wild flowers. Puffins, gulls, seals and dolphins can be seen particularly as you walk towards Swanage. The village of Langton Matravers is within a 15 minute walk and here there are two public houses, a village shop and beautiful church. The small seaside resort of swanage is just a 5 minute drive away. Here there are a range of restaurants, public houses and small shops. Fishing can be enjoyed and water sports are available plus diving. The sandy beach is good for paddling and swimming with Punch and Judy shows often on the beach in summer. The steam railway links Swanage with Corfe Castle - a picturesque village with thatched stone cottages and the dramatic ruins of an ancient castle.

Marblers is a lovely detached stone cottage which dates back to 1867. It has been furnished and equipped with care to provide attractive accommodation which is centally heated and double glazed. Care has been taken to retain the stone fireplaces and attractive cottage doors and it has been renovated using traditional materials. It has lovely stone windows sills and attractive Purbeck stone tiled floors in the open plan living areas combined with rugs and fitted carpets in the bedrooms. It has a spacious fitted kitchen with wooden units and a Purbeck stone worktop. It is equipped with an electric cooker and hob, microwave, Belfast sink, dishwasher and refrigerator with icebox. French doors can be opened from here onto a sunny terrace where meals can be enjoyed. (A washing machine, tumble dryer, freezer and Belfast sink are in a separate utility room). There is a pleasant dining area which will seat eight and this is particularly attractive in colder weather with a wood burning stove. Here there is also a large sofa by a window so visitors can relax. There are additional sofas in a sitting room area with a fireplace and a rustic coal/wood burner, a flat screen television/Freeview/DVD player. A door opens from the sitting room to reveal a staircase to the first floor bedrooms. These are attractive light and spacious bedrooms – one pretty double room and a second charming double room with a king size bed and lovely en-suite shower room with a walk in shower, basin, shaver point and WC. There is also a well equipped family bathroom with a bath, overhead shower, basin and WC. A door opens from the first floor landing to reveal a staircase to two interlinked attic bedrooms which provide an attractive and exciting den for children. The beds here are full size but due to the low ceilings, particularly in the second of the attic bedrooms are most suitable for children. A travel cot/high chair can be provided. Central heating and electricity without extra charge. WiFi internet available

Marblers has a lovely walled and gated garden at the rear of the cottage with a stone terrace, garden furniture and a barbecue. There is also an area of lawn where visitors can relax and games can be played. The garden is on two levels with a small number of steps leading up from the back door. A further small walled garden is at the front of the cottage and there is a grassed area just beyond the quiet lane in front of the cottage where cars can be parked. (This gravel track is only used for access to the cottages beyond Marblers). Public house and village shop within 15 minutes walk. Regular bus service within 10 minutes walk.

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Marblers Cottage is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Marblers Cottage. Marblers Cottage is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Friday to Friday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 15:30 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 27th October 2017 to 14th December 2017, 5th January 2018 to 8th February 2018, 16th February 2018 to 22nd March 2018 and 26th October 2018 to 20th December 2018.

For details on access to Marblers Cottage for those with impaired mobility or disabilities please read the cottage access statement in the tab below.

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Marblers Cottage has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Marblers Cottage are detailed below.

Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.49 per week Extra Bed £0.00 per booking Pets (No. of) £31.00 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £4.35 per person per week WiFi Internet Free WiFi Internet Heating & Electricity Free of chargeBed Linen Free of chargeBooking Deposit 25% (min £249.00)of cottage rental Security Bond Refundable Deposit £100 per booking

Marblers Cottage has short break self catering holiday availability on the Purbeck. These are the short break periods.

Marblers Cottage Short Breaks 2017 27th October to 14th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Marblers Cottage Short Breaks 2018 5th January to 8th February Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Marblers Cottage Short Breaks 2018 16th February to 22nd March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Marblers Cottage Short Breaks 2018 26th October to 20th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks

Pricing and Booking Notes for Marblers Cottage

Arrival Time 15:30 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 8 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 2

Marblers Cottage Local Holiday Information Purbeck Dorset

The village of Acton in Dorset is a historic hamlet located between Swanage and Worth Matravers and is mostly comprised of small stone cottages. The location places you at the heart of Purbeck and within walking distance of some of the most interesting sites.

Acton is only a few hundred yards from the Priests Way that links Swanage with Worth Matravers and this well marked trail makes a pleasant walk to the celebrated Square and Compass public house at Worth Matravers where a true Dorset atmosphere and frequent folk music events can be enjoyed through out the year. A pasty and a pint in the sun is a great way to enjoy a sunny lunch time at 'The Square'.

Acton is affords excellent access to the numerous coastal sites along this part of Purbeck such as Winspit and Dancing Ledge as well as the very attractive coastal path. It is also possible to follow the coastal path to Kimmeridge to the West or past Swanage and on to Studland in the East.

The closest shop to Acton is in Langton Matravers which is only a short walk away. The village store keeps a good range of essential and Langton Matravers also has two public houses and the Ship Inn does lunches and dinners.

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The Isle of Purbeck in Dorset

The Isle of Purbeck is a peninsular of land located in the South of Dorset and is famous for its sandy beaches, beautiful countryside and the Jurassic Coast World Heritage site. The sea surrounds Purbeck on three sides and nowhere is for from the coast. Apart from the small town of Swanage, the Isle of Purbeck is made up of small rural hamlets and traditional villages.

The North side of Purbeck is dominated by a wooded and heathland nature reserve and where it meets the water of Poole Harbour it attracts a great deal of bird life. The East coast of Purbeck is known for the two long sandy beaches at Studland and Swanage but also for the limestone pillars at Old Harry's Rocks. Along the South Coast is the start of the Jurassic Coast which is characterised by impressive coastal formations like Dancing Ledge and Durdle Door but also for quiet coves and peaceful beaches for swimming.

Much of Purbeck has been declared an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the vast majority of Purbeck remains in the hands of nature. This is ideal for walkers and cyclists who are free to explore large areas of countryside and take in a number of wondrous locations.

The Isle of Purbeck has a number of events which take place throughout the year. To find out more about local events go to our Purbeck Events pages.

Walking, Nature & Wild Life Links:

Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - Details of Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and ways to enjoy them with walking and cycling information as well as some great places to see. - www.dorsetaonb.org.uk

Purbeck Marine Wildlife Reserve - Find out more about the efforts to conserve the marine wildlife, where you might find some sea horses and how you can also get involved with fun projects. - www.dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk

Purbeck Coast Walks - A walking route along the Purbeck Coast with links to other walks nearby - www.walkingbritain.co.uk/walks/walks/walk_a/2579/

Where to Ride Purbeck - Cycle routes and information for Purbeck - www.britishcycling.org.uk/

Jurassic Coast Holiday Cottage

Marblers Cottage at Acton is within a short walk of the Jurassic Coast and next to hill top coastal path between Swanage and Worth Matravers called the Priests Way. Local Jurassic Coast attractions include Dancing Ledge which can be reached via a footpath running past the cottage. Marblers Cottage is also within a pleasant walk of Winspit Bay which is easily reached via the coastal path or via the village of Worth Matravers from where it is signposted.

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Marblers Cottage Local Public Transport Information:

Bus and train travel is an excellent way to see Purbeck and can be very useful when walking or exploring the peninsula. For all your local public transport information as well as taxis visit Marblers Cottage Public Transport Purbeck Dorset »

Marblers Cottage Walking Holiday Information:

For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Purbeck Walking Holiday Information »

Within 15 Minute Walk:

Sea/Beach: Yes
Walking Trail: Yes
Public Transport: Yes
Food Shop: Yes
Cycle Route: Yes
Public House: Yes

Marblers Cottage Guest Book Comments

Sally Christopher - Mar 2017 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Kerry Porter - Dec 2016 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

This was such a perfect cottage for me i will definitely book again ! Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Katie Fairbairn - Sep 2016 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Christine Gilmartin - Jun 2016 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Brenda Bailes - Apr 2016 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We had a wonderful holiday. This is an amazing location for views, walks and a feeling of tranquility. We felt very at home. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Helen Miller - Mar 2016 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

The location was perfect as well as the cottage. The owners had thought of everything. It's cosy and full of character. The decor was very tastefully done. The bedrooms were beautiful and the beds very comfortable. Beautiful views of Swanage and the countryside. Thank you Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Heather Male - Mar 2016 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Great location with walks from the door and lovely views over the valley. The kitchen is well equipped and the bathrooms good. Very comfortable beds. More comfortable sofas would be good if they could fit in. At least our third visit and no doubt we will be back. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Anne West - Jan 2016 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Thoroughly enjoyable stay - lovely kitchen and bedrooms. Would go again Overall Rating: 5 Stars

John Manley - Dec 2015 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Katherin Whitby - Nov 2015 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Lovely cottage, great location. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Cara Rodger - Oct 2015 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Very pleasant holiday with all the family. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Caroline Bailey - Oct 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We had a lovely time staying at Marblers cottage. Cottage was clean and had everything we needed. We found the central heating more than adequate. We didn't need to use the wood burners. I would not hesitate to go back and would highly recommend staying at Marblers. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Alison McCready - Aug 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We have had a lovely stay.The children loved the attic bedrooms. All the beds are comfortable and of good quality. Cooking was easy and again everything we used was of good quality.we are considering booking Marblers cottage again. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Jennifer Beach - Jul 2015 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

The location is superb within easy access of all the main sights and walks in the area. The cottage is clean, cosy, comfy and well-equipped and I wouldn't hesitate to recommend it. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Nicola Hayhoe - Jul 2015 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Lovely cottage in a beautiful location. The beds, pillows, duvets and fluffy towels were amazing. A good central location, bus stop at the end of the road. 40min walk to Harmans Cross steam train, and an hour walk to Swanage. Will definitely boom again. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Sally Lamb - Jul 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Lovely cottage, with a well equipped kitchen. Ideal situation near coastal paths. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Mark Steele - Jun 2015 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We had a lovely week at Marblers cottage. It was really cosy and nicely done. It was a great base for going off and seeing the stunning beaches in the area. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Pauline Hatherley - Jun 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We very much enjoyed our stay at Marblers, a lovely, well equipped and comfortable cottage in very quiet but beautiful surroundings. Lovely garden area and great walks on the doorstep. We certainly hope to return soon. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Diana Lewington - Jun 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Comfortable cottage in a beautiful location. Easy access to coastal path. Hope to return. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Heather Male - Apr 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

This was our third visit to Marblers. It is very comfortable, the beds are good. It is particularly good for as it is dog friendly and still clean and comfortable. The location is superb with lovely walks from the door. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Emma Davies - Mar 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Lynda Jones - Mar 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

The Jones and Andrews family enjoyed a fantastic stay at Marblers cottage in March 2015. The cottage is beautiful, loved all the pictures around the place and some amazing walks directly from the cottage. Simply stunning, thank you for a great stay. Lynda and Peter Jones Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Alexandra Warren - Jan 2015 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

The cottage was perfect, really cosy and idilic for what we wanted, excellent for walking the dogs as the coast path is right on your door step. Enjoyed it so much we are already contemplating returning next year, what a wonderful start to the year, Thank You! Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Michael Curry - Oct 2014 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We had a delightful holiday and may well come again to this glorious spot. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Lucy Slater - Oct 2014 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

The Cottage is really lovely. Everything we could have hoped for. We had a lovely week. So peaceful and relaxing. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Heather Male - Apr 2014 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 4 Stars

Deborah Hinton - Apr 2014 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Malcolm Grant - Nov 2013 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

enjoyed our stay. cottage was very clean and suited our needs. we will return Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Norma P - Jun 2013 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

Overall Rating: 5 Stars

Anne J - May 2013 4 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We had a very pleasant stay in this delightful cottage.The cottage has lots of personality and character while providing all mod cons. There were good walks on our doorstep and easy access to the nearby Burngate Centre for stone carving courses. Overall Rating: 4 Stars

George B - Nov 2012 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

A beautiful property, lots if old charm, however, amenities were modern, clean and well equipped. So nice to have the welcome pack, biscuit a lovely touch. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

S Firmstone - Sep 2012 5 Star Holiday Cottage Customer Rating

We had a wonderful week at this cottage. It's a great location, 5 mins drive from Swanage and there are several decent pubs in the area. The cottage was spotless when we arrived and the decor is very smart and comfortable. One of the nicest cottages we have rented. Overall Rating: 5 Stars

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Marblers Cottage Specific Pet and Dog Information

Two small/medium sized dogs are welcome and the back garden is fenced. A puppy is also welcome if passed the chewing stage, house trained and sleeps in a crate at night. Pets are not permitted upstairs, on the furniture or in the bedrooms. We ask owners not to allow their dogs to foul the garden. A dog can be left at the property in the utility room while visitors are out if it is not noisy or destructive. Dogs with incontinence problems are not permitted without specific agreement. Please ensure that your pet's treatment for the prevention of fleas is up to date.

General Pet and Dog Information

(applicable to all cottages if not conflicting with individual cottage policy)

  • Pets can only be brought to a cottage if entered on the booking form and with the consent of the owner.
  • Do not allow dogs upstairs or on the furniture or in the bedrooms.
  • We also ask owners not to leave dogs on their own in the cottage and not to allow them to foul the garden, and to clean up after them.
  • Puppies and also dogs with incontinence problems are not permitted without specific agreement. If your dog is under 1 year old, please specify if they are caged at night or when left unattended.
  • Please ensure that your pets treatment for the prevention of fleas is up to date.

Marblers Cottage Access Statement and Disabled Access Information

The access statement is designed to help our guests with disabilities to choose a suitable self catering holiday cottage and check that the accommodation matches specific requirements. If you have any questions about disabled access in any of our holiday cottages please call us on 01929 481555.


Our self-catering cottage is a detached property built in 1873 with access at the front and rear of the property. The cottage is a no smoking environment. We have tried to provide as much information as possible in this statement, if you have any queries please do call. We look forward to welcoming you.


  • The nearest bus stop is at the main road junction access to Acton
  • The nearest train station (Wareham) is 8 miles away; there are accessible taxis at the station or the no.44 bus travels from Wareham to the main road access from Acton.

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • Luggage can be unloaded at the front of the cottage
  • There is off street parking at the front on gravelled area
  • There is a raised small rear lawn and stone steps leading to rear French doors. There is also a rear door with one step from ground level
  • The entrance at the front is at ground level through a gate 96 cms wide. (Door hinged on the left).
  • The entrance at the rear has level entry from the parking
  • The cottage is approached from a narrow dirt road
  • Access to the rear entrance is via a gate, 96 cms wide and a passage way 107 cms wide and 6.71m with a slightly uneven surface (old paving slabs).

Main Entrance & Reception

  • The front door entrance is 77cms wide and 1.96 ms high with a small ridge up of a few centimetres.
  • Inside the front entrance is small porch with a door 1.82 m high and 75 cms wide leading into the open plan lounge, dining room, and kitchen.
  • The inner front door opens into a clear space of approx. 1.07m by 1.68m.
  • The kitchen area can also be accessed from the rear garden through french doors. There are 4 Steps up to the French doors on the outside. The double width of the doors is 1.38cms wide by 1.94 m high.
  • There is free space (clear of doors and furniture)

Public Areas - General (Internal)

  • The ground level is open plan and L shaped.

Utility Room.

  • There is a utility room accessed via the sitting room through a door 83 cms wide by 1.87 cms high then down 3 wooden steps with a wood handrail on the left descending side. There is direct access from the Utility room to the rear garden.
  • There is a standard size washing machine and separate tumble dryer underneath a sink and work surface.

Dining Room

  • The dining room is open plan and situated between the living room and kitchen.
  • Table (moveable side to side)– legs on each corner, 65cm floor to lowest point of table (under space), 2 metres long, 76 cms metres high and 80cm wide
  • There is a 3 seater sofa under the window at the front of the dining room
  • Free space between table and walls is 70 cms either side.
  • Chairs (all moveable) – 6 wooden chairs without arms. There are 2 further chairs in the lounge if needed.
  • Flooring is Purbeck stone


  • Accessed directly from the front door.
  • Flooring is Purbeck stone
  • Furniture is moveable
  • Two 2 seater sofas (1 feathered one not) and one farmhouse wooden armchair.
  • Teletext TV provided with remote control (also available are DVD, ipod dock and digital radio)


  • The nearest general shop/post office is in Langton Matravers which is 1 mile away

Outdoor Facilities

  • There is a small metal garden table with 4 chairs immediately outside the kitchen on a raised patio area approx. There are 3 stone steps leading to a small raised lawn with a picnic table.


  • Room combinations: First Floor – 1 double with en-suite shower room, 1 double, 2 Attic rooms/second floor – 1 twin, 1 twin.


  • Non Feather duvets and pillows provided in each room.
  • Duvet covers and pillowcases are 100% cotton

First Floor:

  • Reached via a small door 67 cms wide and 1.85 m high and steep stairs to a small landing. Stairwell is 70 cms wide and 1.94 m high
  • Handrail on right ascending side of the stairs
  • Short cord carpet from stairs and throughout first floor (not bathrooms)
  • Main landing area 1.07 metres by 1.63 metres opening onto a narrow corridor 79 cms wide and approx 3 metres long
  • The door into the main bathroom is 67 cms wide by 1.90 m high.
  • Double room: Bed height 46cm, 4ft6 bed, space between right side of bed and window is 45 cms wide. Clear space on left side is 35 cms opening out to 2 metres wide. Ensuite toilet and basin and shower (limited space) door width 67cm wide by 1.90 m high.
  • Double room (moveable), bed height 46cm, Free space clear of doors or furniture 2 metres by 3 metres.

Attic room 1 (2nd floor)

  • Reached via a door 1.70 metres high and 66 cms wide and 10 steep steps opening into first bedroom. Cord carpet throughout
  • 2 twin beds 3 ft wide and 46cm high on either side of a small window 50 cms wide and 64 cms high.
  • Some of the room is under the eaves, therefore particularly suitable for children. Most people have to stoop to access, the beds are against each wall so allow full standing between.

Attic room 2 (2nd floor)

  • A small door leads from the first bedroom into the second and is 60 cms wide but narrowing to 23 cms at 1.40 metres high. The total height is 1.72cms. There are 2 single beds 3 ft wide and 30 cms high (unusually low to accommodate head space due to eaves) they are on either side of the window 51 cms wide by 64 cms high. These are against the wall allowing for full standing inbetween.
  • Both attic rooms would use the first floor bathroom.

Bathroom & WC

First Floor en-suite

  • Door width 67cm
  • Large rectangular shower cubicle with sliding glass door. Adjustable shower. Internal space is 1.20 m by 80 cms.
  • Rim height (step over) is 10cm into the shower.
  • Toilet seat height 46cm. toilet is positioned in the corner of the room to maximise space.
  • Floor is non-slip rubber tiled

First Floor Bathroom

  • Door width 59cm wide.
  • Ceiling is 1.90 metres high.
  • Shared with all upstairs rooms except one with ensuite shower room.
  • Bath with flexible shower over and side panel glass screen.
  • Bath height is 48 cm
  • Available space free of door and furniture 1.4 by 1.7 metres
  • Painted wood floorboards
  • Concealed cistern toilet.

Self-Catering Kitchen

  • Kitchen entrance 80cm from Dining room and 78cm from corridor
  • Worktop height 93cm and made of Purbeck stone.
  • Oven door is drop down, height of lowest shelf 1.12 metres, can be accessed from the side
  • Sink is 88cm high with 65cm clear height under space (54cm wide)
  • Table provided with height 76cm and under space of 64 cm, 2 metres long and 80 cms wide
  • Flooring is flagstones
  • At least a metre free space between all furniture and worktops
  • Evenly lit kitchen with spotlights above work surfaces where required
  • Good contrast between floor, cupboards and other surfaces
  • Larder Fridge freezer available

Grounds and Gardens

  • Rear; Small Purbeck stone patio with 3 stone steps leading to a small raised garden with a picnic table
  • Front: Front area separated by a dirt road inbetween the house is part gravel and suitable for parking 2 cars. The other part is grass and enclosed on 3 sides with 1 side open to the house. There is a gate at the end of the grassed area leading to a National Trust footpath.

Additional Information

  • Light switches and power points at a sensible height to reach from sitting and standing position.
  • Good mobile phone reception

Contact Telephone and Email Address

Contact: Island Cottage Holidays, The Old Vicarage, Kingston, Wareham, Dorset BH20 5LH.

Telephone: (01929) 481555; Email: enquiries@islandcottageholidays.com

We welcome your feedback to help us continually to improve. If you have any comments please telephone or email Island Cottage Holidays.

Please note that all measurements quoted are approximate. All information is kept up to date but if there is a particular requirement of special importance to you we would ask you to contact us for clarification.

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