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1940's showmanship wagon

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Shepherds hut -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Corfe Castle, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England
Our Property This beautifully restored 1920's Showman's Wagon is one of the rarest, a Harry Grey's with a Molly Croft design. This unique wagon is almost one of a kind thats available for a glamping holidays, providing a rare opportunity to stay in an original Circus Wagon. Currently owned by Billy (a showman himself) it would have originally been made for the Ringmaster and called a 'palace on wheels' - and we can see why with beautiful oak wood-paneled interior, cut glass mirrors and painted ceilings. New exterior paintwork, with lining. This has given this fabulous wagon a new lease of life. The current furnishings maintain a very traditional feel and at night magical, with the interior lights reflecting on all the glass and mirrors, this creates a wonderful atmosphere. During cooler months the wagon is warm and toa... Read more
Listing #HL8814434
About the Owner
Elise H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2017
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Again I returned to this amazing location, away from all the crowds and waking up to the sounds of farm animals. Great for walks with the dog. And always a pleasure to see Billy and Sally will be back again next year.

Thank JennyF2615
Reviewed 10 September 2018

We loved our stay here, boyfriend, Bruno the staffie, Donatello the terrapin and myself. It was well kept and the renovation of the wagon was well thought out - personal touches throughout the wagon. We went to Studland beach - 10 minute drive up the...More

Thank IreneP1112
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Perfect place to get away from the daily grind! The wagon is beautiful and the location it is in is fabulous. Billy and Sally gave us and our 3 dogs a warm welcome. The animals around the farm help with the relaxing nature of the...More

1  Thank Inspiration778410
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Ocean Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Unknown type bathrooms (1)
  • Water Views
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Unknown type
    1 Full
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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