New Property: Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms. Children 5+ welcome
This wonderful property is beautifully situated on the estate of Leeson in the Purbeck Village of Langton Matravers with delightful open views from the upper rooms and garden across fields to Swanage Bay. The accommodation is comprised of 3 double bedrooms upstairs with en-suite bath/shower rooms and there is a further twin bedroom with en-suite shower room on the ground floor. There is a very spacious sitting room, separate dining room and open plan kitchen with a further sitting area in front of a wood burning stove. The property is centrally heated and furnished and equipped to a high standard. Wifi internet available.
New Cottage; Sleeps 9 + 1 in 5 bedrooms
The Cart House is very attractively situated on the 3000 acre Trigon Estate. It is one of three cottages in a small peaceful hamlet in a delightful rural area with walks directly from the house. Two golf courses and the RSPB site at Arne within 5 minutes drive. Sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage is within 10 miles. This property has, as its name suggests, been converted from the original cart house for the Trigon estate and it dates back to 1850. It is built with an attractive combination of brick and wood with lovely large windows. The Cart House has delightful gardens of almost an acre.
Sleeps 8/9 in 4 bedrooms; Children welcome
The Bakery Cottage is a lovely stone property which stands in the centre of the charming village of Langton Matravers amidst beautiful Purbeck countryside and within a few minutes drive of the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage. The village is fortunate to have a shop and two public houses. Wonderful walks to the coast and downland
New Cottage Sleeps 6 + 1 in 3 bedrooms
Lovely fishermans cottage located in the old part of Swanage within a one minute walk of the sea. Swanage is a small resort with a sandy beach which is ideal for paddling, swimming and boating. The cottage has accommodation on 3 floors and there are views across the sea to the Isle of Wight from the top floor. The cottage has two double bedrooms and one twin bedroom plus a small courtyard garden and parking for one car.
Sleeps 7 + 1 child in 4 bedrooms
Stone cottage with lovely open view across fields to the sea, situated in the delightful Purbeck village of Worth Matravers. Wonderful walking and cycling area. The cottage is within a ten to 15 minute walk of the coastal path and from here visitors can walk westwards to Chapman's Pool, Kimmeridge and Lulworth or eastwards to Swanage and Studland. Renowned public house for local ciders within 5 minutes walk. Also attractive tea shop/supper room overlooking the pretty village duck pond. The historic village of Corfe Castle is within a 5 minute drive as is the sandy beach of the small resort of Swanage.
Sleeps 8/9 in 4 bedrooms. Children welcome
Charming detached stone cottage situated in the picturesque village of Worth Matravers - a coastal village in the heart of the wonderful rolling hills of Purbeck. The cottage is beautifully furnished and equipped. It has a large garden with panoramic views of the sea and surrounding countryside.
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.
Sleeps 8 + 1 in 4 bedrooms
Traditional Purbeck holiday cottage in the picturesque village of Worth Matravers. This spacious, charming detached cottage is a few moments walk from the heart of Worth Matravers and its delightful village green and duck pond. Worth Cottage has 4 lovely bedrooms, a large fitted kitchen and a charming sitting room with wood burning stove. Beautiful gardens of almost an acre. The sandy beach at Swanage is a 10 minute drive away and the cottage is only a 15 minute walk from the sea at Winspit. This beautiful area is part of the Jurassic Coast and is a wonderful walking and cycling area.
Sleeps 6 + 1 child in 4 bedrooms
This delightful traditional stone cottage stands in a peaceful lane within a few minutes walk of both wonderful open countryside and the historic castle and central square of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle. The attractive square is a lovely spot with a number of small shops - these include a National Trust gift shop, a local bakers for wonderful breads, cakes and lunchtime rolls, a traditional sweet shop; a general stores offering a wide range of local produce plus public houses, and a number of tea shops and restaurants.
Purbeck House is a beautiful, Grade II listed, stone property, dating back to the 1700s with a large garden and views of the lovely Purbeck hills. It stands close to the centre of the picturesque village of Corfe Castle - almost at the very heart of the wonderful Isle of Purbeck with its rolling hills and sandy beaches. The village square and the majestic ruins of the castle are within an 8 minute walk. The village has a variety of good public houses, restaurants and tea shops plus an exceptional bakery, a village shop with lots of local produce, gift shops and a National Trust shop. This is a wonderful walking area and visitors can stroll directly from the house to join extensive trails leading to the coastal villages of Studland and Lulworth. Very pleasant walks also extend to the hilltop villages of Kingston and Worth Matravers. This is a spectacular area which is part of the Jurassic coast and the nearby coastal walks offer panoramic views with a wide range of marine and bird life. Dolphins and seals can often be seen off the coast at Durlston and there are good facilities for bird watchers at Studland and also at Arne which is protected by the RSPB. The beautiful sandy beaches of Studland and Swanage are both within a 10/15 minute drive. Studland is an unspoilt area protected by the National Trust with 4 miles of beach. At Swanage you have all the traditional amusements of a small seaside resort including Punch & Judy, crazy golf, pedalos and fishing plus facilities for various boating activities and diving. A well preserved steam railway links Corfe Castle with Swanage and provides a very enjoyable way of stepping back in time.
Purbeck House is a detached property which has recently been renovated to a high standard. Care has been taken to retain the traditional features on the property including ancient beams and a wonderful inglenook fireplace. The house was extended in the last century and now provides very spacious, light and airy accommodation with views from many rooms over the garden to the downs. The house has been equipped and furnished with great sensitivity to provide very attractive accommodation for 8 people in 4 lovely bedrooms with two en-suite shower rooms, a family bathroom and separate cloakroom with WC on the ground floor. The bedrooms are all upstairs and are exceptionally charming rooms. At one end of the house there is a spacious twin room with lovely antique French beds and a beautiful double bedroom with views across the garden. This is a zip and link king size bed which can on request be made up as two 2 ft 6 in singles suitable for children. These two rooms have shared use of a family shower room with a WC and basin. At the other end of the house there are two double bedrooms both with king size beds and views across the garden. One has a large en-suite shower room with built in shower, basin and WC, and the other bedroom is adjacent to the family bathroom incorporating a bath with overhead shower, basin and WC. Hand and bath towels are provided for all guests without charge at Purbeck House. On the ground floor there is a splendid, large sitting room with four windows, comfortable sofas, a wide screen television with DVD player and Freeview. Visitors can relax here, in front of a beautiful inglenook fireplace with a wood-burning stove which provides a very pleasant central focus for the room. Snooker table available for guests' enjoyment. WiFi internet also available without extra charge. There is a separate dining room with a large table and chairs, which comfortably seats eight, a pretty dresser and feature fireplace. French doors open from here into a large conservatory overlooking the garden with another table and chairs and comfortable seating. A further door opens from the conservatory directly into the garden. There is a spacious fitted kitchen, with windows overlooking the garden, equipped with wooden units; a range style gas hob and electric cooker, microwave, dishwasher and two under counter fridge freezers. The washing machine is housed in the adjoining utility room with a second sink and the cloakroom with WC. A second staircase leads upstairs from here. Central heating and electricity at no extra charge. A travel cot/high chair can be provided.
The garden is a particularly wonderful feature of Purbeck House, as it is exceptionally large and is fully enclosed. Just to the rear of the house is a patio area which extends to a large lawn with shrubberies. It is a marvellous place for visitors to relax and for children to play games. It has a very pleasant open feel with views to the downs in the distance. Garden furniture is provided. At the front of the house there is a parking space for one small car and double garage doors open to provide access for two additional small cars to be parked at the rear of the property. Further parking is available in the side roads nearby within a two minute walk. Bus service within a few minutes walk and steam train service to Swanage within an eight minutes walk. Nearby places to visit include the tank museum at Bovington, Monkey World, and various National Trust properties including Corfe Castle, the wonderful house of Kingston Lacey and the homes of Lawrence of Arabia and Thomas Hardy.
Purbeck House is a non smoking cottage. WiFi Internet is provided free of charge at Purbeck House. Purbeck House is available for weekly self catering holiday bookings from Saturday to Saturday. The normal arrival time at this holiday cottage is 16:00 and the normal departure time is 10:00. Short break weekend and midweek self catering holidays are available from 23rd October 2017 to 26th October 2017, 28th October 2017 to 19th December 2017, 6th January 2018 to 8th February 2018, 17th February 2018 to 22nd March 2018 and 27th October 2018 to 20th December 2018.
Purbeck House - Corfe Castle Dorset
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|Purbeck House Prices Per Week|
|22 July - 25 August 2017 - £1845||26 August - 01 September 2017 - £1775||02 September - 08 September 2017 - £1195|
|09 September - 15 September 2017 - £1179||16 September - 22 September 2017 - £1029||23 September - 29 September 2017 - £835|
|30 September - 13 October 2017 - £829||14 October - 20 October 2017 - £859||21 October - 27 October 2017 - £1325|
|28 October - 19 December 2017 - £750||20 December - 05 January 2018 - £1799||06 January - 09 February 2018 - £750|
|10 February - 16 February 2018 - £799||17 February - 16 March 2018 - £750||24 March - 30 March 2018 - £1275|
|31 March - 06 April 2018 - £1365||07 April - 13 April 2018 - £1352||14 April - 04 May 2018 - £750|
|05 May - 18 May 2018 - £805||19 May - 25 May 2018 - £825||26 May - 01 June 2018 - £1675|
|02 June - 08 June 2018 - £1155||09 June - 15 June 2018 - £1169||16 June - 22 June 2018 - £1199|
|23 June - 29 June 2018 - £1269||14 July - 20 July 2018 - £1725||21 July - 27 July 2018 - £1895|
|28 July - 24 August 2018 - £2019||08 September - 14 September 2018 - £1199||15 September - 21 September 2018 - £1049|
|22 September - 28 September 2018 - £875||29 September - 12 October 2018 - £829||13 October - 19 October 2018 - £859|
|20 October - 26 October 2018 - £1352||27 October - 21 December 2018 - £750||22 December - 04 January 2019 - £1799|
Purbeck House has live availability and prices. Click on the start date to begin you booking. Booking information and options and extras available at Purbeck House are detailed below.Booking Fee £19.75 per booking Cot & High Chair £13.49 per week Pets (No. of) £31.00 per week Towels (Bath & Hand Towel) £0.00 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 £250 per booking
Purbeck House has short break self catering holiday availability on the Purbeck. These are the short break periods.Purbeck House Short Breaks 2017 23rd October to 26th October Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Purbeck House Short Breaks 2017 28th October to 19th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Purbeck House Short Breaks 2018 6th January to 8th February Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Purbeck House Short Breaks 2018 17th February to 22nd March Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks Purbeck House Short Breaks 2018 27th October to 20th December Weekday & Weekend Short Breaks
Pricing and Booking Notes for Purbeck HouseArrival Time 16:00 Departure Time 10:00 Sleeps 8 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 3
Corfe Castle is a historic town at the heart of Purbeck. This pretty Dorset village is best know for the ruins of the 11th Century castle of Corfe Castle which sits above the village of the same name. The village has a good range of shops, cafes and restaurants and the surrounding countryside is well served with footpaths and cycle tracks.
View sights and sounds from Corfe Castle with our Corfe Castle Holiday Sights and Sounds Video
The Greyhound Public House - A traditional village pub with a warm and friendly atmosphere and a good selection of pub food. The pub garden in which you can enjoy meals or a drink has beautiful views of the castle of Corfe Castle and is a popular place to rest and have lunch when walking the Purbeck hills.Website:. www.greyhoundcorfe.co.uk
Corfe Castle Village Stores - Local village shop in Corfe Castle. An excellent local shop with good range of daily essentials and local food.Website: corfecastlevillagestores.co.uk
The Sweet Shop Corfe Castle - A traditional sweet shop selling a wide range of sweets and confectionery from a stone built shop on the edge of the square in centre of Corfe Castle. This pretty little shop sells traditional sweets we remember from our childhood but we also a range of luxury chocolates. In order that no one misses out there is also has a range of sugar free sweets and biscuits as well as a diabetic Ice cream. The Sweet Shop is also one of the centres of village life in Corfe Castle where many people go to pick up their daily newspaper or a magazine.
Corfe Castle Bakery - Local bakery with bread, pastries and warm food items ideal for picnic food when exploring Corfe Castle or for preparing lunch at your self catering cottage.
Castle Inn Corfe Castle - Local public house with local food and local beer.Website: www.castleinncorfe.com
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Corfe Castle - The impressive ruined castle at Corfe Castle is one of the most iconic structures in Purbeck and is open to the public throughout the year. The view from the castle as well as all the places to explore makes this a fun day out for the whole family or a good place to relax in the sun.
Swanage Steam Railway - Corfe Castle is connected with the seaside town of Swanage by the Swanage Steam Railway. The railway is now a popular attraction in its own right but can also be used as an effient means of transport between Corfe Castle and Swanagee and can be incorporated in to a cicular walk along the Purbeck hills. www.swanagerailway.co.uk
Walk to Swanage - There is a lovely hill top pathway running from Corfe Castle to Swanage. The walk starts on Sandy Hill Ln (under the railway bridge) where you follow signposts to up the hill to a view of Corfe Castle. Simply follow the ridge all the way to Ulwell from where you can follow the pavement into Swanage. The return journey can be done on the Steam Railway or walk back to enjoy the views in the other direction.
View a list of Corfe Castle Cottages at www.cottagecorfecastle.co.uk.
It's for anyone who likes to live life adventurously - you don’t have to be a seasoned explorer to enjoy a Go Ape experience! Go Ape offers up to three hours of tree top fun. It’s a great way to get outdoors and have some fun. The Moors Valley GoApe Country Park is within a 40min drive of Purbeck and is a great day out for the whole family. goape.co.uk
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/
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 Purbeck House Public Transport Purbeck Dorset »
For walking information on Purbeck Dorset visit Purbeck Walking Holiday Information »
Pet Information Your dogs are welcome at the property but we do request that they are not allowed on the furniture, upstairs or on the beds. Whilst the back garden is fenced, we would suggest that you make sure that the side gates are kept closed at all times. Dogs can be left in the conservatory whilst you are out for short periods, as long as they are not likely to be noisy or destructive. A large cage is available at the cottage for your use as long as you are happy to disinfect it at the end of your stay so it is ready for new guests We regret that puppies under 12 months, dogs with incontinence problems and cats are not permitted at this property and we trust that you will have ensured that your pet's treatment for the prevention of fleas is up to date. The garden is used by different families many with children and it would be very much appreciated that it is left clean of any rubbish and all dog waste is removed and disposed of in the dog waste bins around the village. The nearest bin to the cottage is just across the road, turn right in the direction of the castle and approx. 50 yards turn left onto the foot path that leads to Corfe Common the waste bin is located there by the gate.
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The cottage description, photos and cottage details for Purbeck House Corfe Castle, Dorset were updated on 25/07/2017 09:22:35
Purbeck House has 57 days available for Purbeck self catering holidays from the 26th July 2017 to 31st December 2017. That means Purbeck House is 64.15% booked for this holiday period with 14.6 weeks confirmed so far.