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Crowthorne cottage
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4 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Cerne Abbas, Dorset, England
Crowthorne Holiday cottage is a 5 star barn conversion ideal for families or friends wishing to visit Thomas Hardy's Dorset but only half an hour from the Jurassic coast. It has a large open plan sitting/dining room and 4 ensuite bedrooms, including a disabled wet room in the twin downstairs bedroom. The sitting room has free Wi-fi and table football that will entertain young and old alike. The cottage sleeps 8, plus there is a sofa bed in the sitting room, available on request.

Crowthorne is situated on our family farm at Bookham Court, near Alton Pancras, where you can fish, watch birds/badgers.There is a games room at Bookham, a short walk from the cottage.

Pets are welcome, with the enclosed garden ideal for children and pets alike. A charge of £25 per dog is payable to the owners on arrival.
Listing #HL657778
About the Owner
Andrew/Nicola F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Nicola and Andy live on the farm and will visit you during your stay. They are happy to give advice on places to visit etc. The key will be left in a key box beside the front door, Nicola will send you the key box number before your arrival.
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

We have just returned from a week in Crowthorne cottage. It is a lovely converted barn that was plenty big enough for 8 of us plus 2 dogs. The views and surroundings were beautiful and peaceful. We were very lucky with the weather and made...More

Thank lipoon2015
390NicolaF, VR Owner at Crowthorne, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for staying at Crowthorne, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Nicola

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile


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Reviewed 21 October 2016

we a group of adults stay at this place in June. It was a nice place to stay.. Owner were soo coperative.. we will highly recommend..

Thank muhammad k
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
No large all male groups
    2 Showers
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    1 Sofa
    2 Queens
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks are available out of season, please contact the owner for details. Dogs are accepted, there is a charge of £25 per dog per stay, payable to the owner on arrival. There may be a charge for more than 8 guests (babies not included)
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About the neighbourhood
Crowthorne cottage is situated off Bookham Lane, half way between Alton Pancras and Bucklan Newton. Sherborne and Dorchester are equal distances from Bookham, enabling you to travel North or South easily. Buckland Newton has an excellent village shop, selling local produce and papers and the Gaggle of Geese public house is within walking distance and provides good quality, homemade pub food.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 90.0 km
Railway: Dorchester or Sherborne: 16.0 km
Ferry: Weymouth: 30.0 km
Crowthorne is situated off the B3143 , 10 miles north of Dorchester and 12 miles south of Sherborne. From the south, turn right before you get into Buckland Newton at the Bookham Court sign. Crowthorne is on the second bend.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 30.0 km.
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