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Moonfleet Worth

Worth Matravers, Dorset
Sleeps 5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 2
3 star
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Beach within easy reach
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautiful much-loved detached three-bedroom family home
  • Enviable views of the sea and surrounding countryside
  • 4 miles to vibrant Swanage centre
  • Situated on a tranquil no-through lane to the sea
  • Located in the stunning village of Worth Matravers
  • Dog-friendly property – ideal for long country walks
Property code: DC116

Detached beautiful family home located on a path leading to the sea, benefiting from a terrace with stunning sea views.

Located in the quaint hamlet of Worth Matravers, this property boasts spectacular views of the local coast and countryside. Sleeping five, the property is on a quiet lane which leads down to the coast, 2 miles away, with village amenities including a pub and a tearoom less than half a mile away.

The property enjoys countryside views from many aspects. The living/dining room has windows on three sides, making it bright and airy, while an open fire is perfect for cuddling up in front of on cooler evenings. A set of French doors lead out onto the terrace where the best of the views can be enjoyed. The kitchen has all modern appliances and has been designed with socialising in mind, while a stylish shower room can also be found on the ground floor. Climb the stairs, taking in the views from the feature window on the way up, and discover three good-size bedrooms – a double, a twin and a single – all with gorgeous sea views. The family bathroom ensures no one needs to queue in the morning. Outside, a path leads around the entire property connecting the ample lawn to the terrace; an ideal spot for a bit of lunch or just for enjoying the sea breeze.

Worth Matravers is an idyllic Dorset village giving a taste of rural life, with its limestone cottages, village green and duck pond. Walk from the property towards Winspit Quarry (1.5 miles), used by the military in the Second World War, then continue the walk along the South West Coast Path where you can take in the dramatic, panoramic sea views. Further afield, Swanage is 4 miles away and has a wide range of town facilities, a popular pier and access to the Purbeck Heritage Coast.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 3 bedrooms - 1 double, 1 single and 1 twin
  • 2 bathrooms - 1 bathroom with bath, WC; 1 shower room with WC
  • Cooker, fridge, washing machine, microwave, freezer and dishwasher
  • Open fire (logs/coal included Oct – Apr; kindling and firelighters not included)
  • TV/DVD
  • Wi-Fi
  • Central heating
  • Ample parking
  • 2 dogs allowed
  • No smoking
  • Local pub 400 yards
  • Local shop 2 miles

This property is personally managed by Chris.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4
Overall equipment
5
Overall comfort
5
Overall location
5

Reviewed by John 22nd June 2019

Lovely location and local walking

Reviewed by Mrs K Dagnall 9th March 2019

Lovely cottage, very well equipped and clean. Our only criticism would be that the double bed is a small one - and give the size of the room a normal or even kingsize bed would fit in. The unlimited supply of logs proved to be untrue as there were only a few in the store.

Reviewed by Mr D Hampson 28th February 2019

Plenty of room for five people, sufficient hot water for showers etc A few cold spots ,in spite of keeping doors closed.

Reviewed by Mrs N Mcweeney 1st November 2018

Perfect - lovely welcome gift and the whole place was clean with everything in working order and perfect for a family stay.

Reviewed by Mrs S Grey 3rd October 2018

A lovely cottage. Spotlessly clean and extremely comfortable. Beautiful location and the local pub was a bonus.

Reviewed by Mr M Baker 31st August 2018

Our only concern is that if you have a small dog , they can easily get under the gates , the rest of the perimeter of the garden is sealed.This meant that we could no relax with our dog in the garden.

Reviewed by Mr A R Newman 31st August 2018

The cottage is beautifully situated in rolling countryside and is very well equipped for any length of stay. Good internet access. Very comfortably furnished.

Reviewed by Mrs H Sibley 31st August 2018

Good lounge area, nice seating outside, bedrooms a good size, Kitchen large and well equipped. fantastic village and location.

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Location

Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.

Although it's just three hours from London and the South East, Dorset feels like a world away from the hubbub of the city. This gem of a county offers the very best of rural England: magnificent coastal scenery, vast sandy beaches, rolling hills, charming villages, country pubs, stately homes and medieval castles.

Take time to explore the dramatic and diverse coastline. Stretching 95 miles from East Devon to Poole, the Jurassic Coast has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and is the only natural phenomenon in England to achieve this status. Here, visitors can uncover Earth's fascinating history whilst enjoying unspoilt views over superb beaches, many of which welcome canine companions too. From the iconic rural rock arch at Durdle Door to the endless sandy expanses of Studland, Dorset has it all.

Why not head to Lyme Regis, classified as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty? Like much of West Dorset, it has an old-world ambience and offers excellent fossil hunting opportunities. Or head east to discover the beauty of Lulworth and the vibrant seaside resort of Swanage.

Steeped in history and with a certain quintessential charm, Dorset's glorious countryside is peppered with small towns and villages which are well worth a visit. Many are graced with fine buildings, immortalised in the books of Thomas Hardy, a Dorset-born novelist and poet. For more energetic visitors, footpaths and cycleways reveal the county's hidden secrets with the coast always close at hand for those who love the water.

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