The ideal spot for a relaxing break on the Dorset and Somerset borders, this pet friendly thatched cottage has an enclosed garden and is in a lovely village setting with pub and shop within walking distance.
Escape to the Dorset countryside with a stay in this idyllic chocolate box cottage for two. The perfect blend of old and new, this period property has been sympathetically updated to offer a chic kitchen and stylish bathroom while retaining charming, exposed beams and cottage windows. Spend your days exploring the surrounding countryside and coastline with your canine companions before returning for an al fresco meal in the enclosed courtyard garden or a cosy night in front of the TV.
Warm and welcoming, this charming cottage is the perfect venue for romantic getaways for two. Rustle up delicious meals in the stylish modern kitchen, with its state-of-the-art units, dining table and door opening onto the patio - perfect for pooches. Afterwards, sink into one of the inviting sofas in the lounge and settle in for a cosy evening of games, TV or films. Upstairs, the romantic double bedroom has been elegantly finished in soft neutral tones, with an adjacent spacious shower room. Outside, the enclosed garden with patio and small lawn area is perfect for four-legged friends.
The pretty village of Thornford boasts a friendly pub and shop - perfect for stocking up on supplies or enjoying a hearty meal out. Surrounded by open countryside, this is an ideal base for walkers and nature lovers. Visit the nearby market town of Sherborne (3.5 miles), home to a beautiful abbey and good selection of independent shops and eateries. Head south to reach the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site (26 miles) with its cliff-top walks, picturesque beaches and quaint coastal towns and villages. Or venture north into Somerset to visit the Haynes Motor Museum (12 miles) or Montacute House (10.5 miles).