Located in Worth Matravers, Dorset
Detached beautiful family home located on a path leading to the sea, benefiting from a terrace with stunning sea views across the countryside.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 2
Ideally situated in the hamlet of Worth Matravers, this property boasts some of the best views in the local area, of both sea and rolling valley. Worth Matravers is a short 400-yard walk away and home to a shop and pub. There is a picturesque church if you’re looking for stunning architecture and a typical village pond for feeding the ducks. If you’re feeling more adventurous, there is a 1.5-mile coastal walk from Worth Matravers to Winspit, ideal for taking the dog for a run. Winspit is known for its eerie former quarries and ruined quarrymen’s houses and certainly makes for an interesting visit.
This much-loved family home has a spacious living/dining room with triple-aspect glazing, making the whole room light and bright. It boasts a feature stone wall and open fire for that touch of rural charm and there is a convenient serving hatch into the kitchen. A set of French doors leads to the terrace which boasts wonderful views across rolling fields. The kitchen has an additional seating area for eating and provides a home from home cooking experience. There is also a bathroom with a shower on the ground floor of the property. Head up the staircase and you will find three good-sized bedrooms, all possessing views of the sea across the fields. There is an additional bathroom on this floor.
The property is surrounded by sloping lawns and a path that extends around the cottage. A stunning terraced area provides spectacular views of the countryside and sea glimpses – an ideal spot to sit with the family and the dog. Enjoy the sea breeze – one of the best things about being in this marvellous coastal location.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.
- Situated on a tranquil no-through lane to the sea with enviable views of the sea and surrounding countryside
- Located in the stunning village of Worth Matravers yet just 4 miles to vibrant Swanage centre
- Dog-friendly property – ideal for long country walks
- 3 bedrooms 1 double, 1 single and 1 twin
- 2 bathrooms 1 bathroom with bath, WC; 1 shower room with WC
- Cooker with induction hob, fridge, freezer, washing machine, microwave, freezer and dishwasher
- Open fire (first basket of logs included Oct-Apr; kindling and firelighters not included)
- TV/DVD (Smart TV with Freesat)
- Central heating
- Ample parking
- 2 dogs allowed
- No smoking
- Local pub 400 yards
- Local shop 2 miles
Worth Matravers is a very small, quaint and very pretty village near Swanage. It is set around a big duck pond and surrounded by limestone cottages and farmhouses. If you are looking for a peaceful setting for your stay then this is it. The village has a community feel to it. Here you will find the original village shop, a post office and a pub serving home-cooked food and local ale. Discover the tearooms and soak up the local atmosphere. The village is near to the limestone cliffs that form part of the South West Coast Path and the Jurassic Coast. In fact, there are many coastal paths that will lead to the rocky, but unspoilt beaches. These are Winspit, Seacombe and Chapmans Pool. All are suitable for paddling and as a result, is a very popular destination for ramblers.
The villages of Langton Matravers and Harmans Cross are a short walk away. While the seaside town of Swanage is a little further in the car. Putlake Adventure farm is in Langton Matravers. This combines the best of the weather forecast. For instance, soft play for the rainy days and meeting the animals on the working farm on a sunny day. Keates Quarry is part of the National Trusts oldest sites. This shows at least 100 footprints made by dinosaurs 140 million years ago. Visit the ruins of Corfe Castle, owned by the National Trust. Or for the adventurous type, then Dorset Adventure Park is definitely for you. Try out the Wet and Wild assault course on water or the muddy trail. Adventurous adults and children can have a fun-filled day with the backdrop of Corfe Castle.