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Dorset period cottage sleeps 6

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
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Melcombe Cottage is a beautiful 18C stone cottage in the heart of the quintessential Dorset village of Osmington surrounded by thatched cottages. It combines the quaint features of a period property with the conveniences of modern living having been extensively renovated. It has 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large kitchen/diner (with choice of Aga or standard hob and oven) opening onto the small back garden, and an elegant yet cosy sitting room with a wood burner. Dogs are welcome. LOCATION Central village, surrounded by thatched cottages and near the sea. It is walking distance to the stunning Jurassic coast and just a short drive to the sandy beach of Weymouth. Osmington is surrounded by beautiful hills perfect for walking including to its very own white horse and there are amazing vi...Melcombe Cottage is a beautiful 18C stone cottage in the heart of the quintessential Dorset village of Osmington surrounded by thatched cottages. It combines the quaint features of a period property with the conveniences of modern living having been extensively renovated. It has 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large kitchen/diner (with choice of Aga or standard hob and oven) opening onto the small back garden, and an elegant yet cosy sitting room with a wood burner. Dogs are welcome. LOCATION Central village, surrounded by thatched cottages and near the sea. It is walking distance to the stunning Jurassic coast and just a short drive to the sandy beach of Weymouth. Osmington is surrounded by beautiful hills perfect for walking including to its very own white horse and there are amazing views to be had of the Weymouth bay when up in the hills. Kimmeridge Bay and Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door are a short drive away. KITCHEN Large country kitchen with gas Aga as well as standard electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine. Large dining table and chairs. Large bi-fold doors open onto the pretty patio garden with table and chairs. SITTING ROOM An elegant yet cosy room with two comfy sofas, arm chair and wood burning stove. There is a television, DVD player and wifi access. BEDROOMS Bedroom 1: double bed (downstairs) with patio doors opening onto garden Bedroom 2: double bed with original fireplace Bedroom 3: with twin beds that can be joined to form a double bed. Limited floor space when both beds are out. BATHROOMS En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, bath, WC and basin Upstairs shower, WC and basin CLEANING/TOWELS/LINEN Electricity and central heating included. Duvets and pillows on all beds. Tenants to bring own beach towels. The cottage is cleaned at the end of each stay, more frequently by arrangement. Wifi internet is included. ACCESSIBILITY The ground floor of the cottage, with its beautiful downstairs bedroom with en suite and double doors opening onto the garden, is suitable for those challenged by stairs. OUTSIDE To the rear of the property is a small and pretty patio garden with table and chairs – perfect for morning coffee or evening drinks. PARKING Parking is in the lane outside the house. The lane leads to the hill with the Osmington white horse and meadows and is a no through road. More
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Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
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Reviewed 31 August 2019

The cottage is set well off the main road and is so peaceful and quiet. The village is picturesque and there are plenty of walks nearby - the Osmington White Horse and Osmington Mills are great walks with a dog. This a family friendly cottage...More

Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed 27 August 2019

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Date of stay: August 2019
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Reviewed 9 August 2019

We stayed here for our family week long summer holiday this year. We were a multigenerational family, grandparents, parents and 2 children 5 and 7. The cottage was just right for our stay we were able to relax and feel at home very easily. We...More

Date of stay: August 2019
Thank SaraVF87
Reviewed 2 June 2019

Great location for views, walks and beaches. Spacious cottage but in need of a little attention. Owner sorted our issues promptly.

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank agdowes
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We loved this cottage, which as well as being beautiful had excellent facilities, was very comfortable and was very well equipped. It was perfect for our group of 4 adults, including one disabled lady. We were fortunate in having good weather so we're able to...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Diane C
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Central Heating
Housekeeping Included
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
TV
Corporate Bookings
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km
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