The Old Vicarage ref: 473Lulworth Cove
Built in 1870 of Purbeck stone, this lovely former Vicarage, has a wonderful country house feel and offers period features, light, space and comfort. It has large rooms with high ceilings, which are complimented by an eclectic mix of furnishing and antiques in keeping with its age. The wrought iron gates open onto a gravelled drive with box hedging and mature shrubs and trees creating privacy from the lane. There is a raised terrace which runs the length of the rear and the side of the property with beautiful views through the trees of the village and hills beyond. Eight steps lead down from the terrace to the croquet lawn and across to a raised covered pond. There is a large gravelled area with cobbled pathways, outside seating and a fire pit for alfresco dining. Ample parking.
Shop 0.5mls &100 yards: Pub 200 yards.
The imposing arched, oak front door leads to the entrance Hall with tiled floor; Cloakroom with space for coats and boots; door to Shower/Utility Room with drier; Kitchen with feature fireplace, tiled floor, dishwasher, breakfast table and door to garden; triple aspect Drawing Room (no TV) with lovely views of the garden and hills, has stripped wooden floor, stone mullion windows, historic Norman arch and window seat. An arch separates the dining from the seating area with marble fireplace, open fire and door to terrace. The lovely old staircase with vaulted ceiling and sky lights lead to:
First Floor: large double aspect master bedroom with 5ft 6in double, wooden floor and feature fireplace; double with lime washed wooden floor and en suite bathroom with feature Norman window, tiled floor and freestanding ball & claw foot bath; family Bathroom with freestanding ball & claw bath and wet room shower; second Sitting Room with 42in Smart TV and BT Vision, low sofa, rugs and large stone window with views of hills and village: carpeted stairs to:
Second floor: restricted door height and at eaves: Twin with 2ft 6in beds and 5ft zip and link double (can split into 2ft 6in singles)
Central heating and open fire. Wireless broadband.
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A damage deposit of £500 will be required for this property
Short breaks are welcomed at this property all year round, but are subject to peak time restrictions*.
For a 3 night short break save 30% off a week’s price (4, 5 & 6 night breaks are also available). Mon–Fri breaks are offered at 4 nights for the price of 3.
*A short break during peak times may only be booked within 2 weeks of the required dates. Peak times are: June to September, October and end of May half terms, Christmas, New Year and Easter.
For more information please visit our Dorset Short Breaks Information Page.