Colts Close Cottage

East Burton, near Wool


Property ID SVEUK10133

7 night Price

Property Description

A beautiful thatched property, peacefully located in the village of East Burton near Wool in Dorset. Perfect for families or friends who wish to enjoy the beautiful surrounding area of Dorset and the UNESCO World Heritage Jurassic Coastline, and just 5 miles from the famous picturesque Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove. The Jurassic Coastline is home to over 300 coastal country walks, offering some breathtaking views over Dorset’s 200 million year old shoreline. This lovely cottage is located down a quiet country lane, yet just one mile and easy walking distance from the town of Wool for easy rail access to the rest of Dorset including Dorchester, Weymouth, Poole and Bournemouth. It’s easy to imagine life here as it was portrayed by Thomas Hardy’s in his fictional books, Thomas Hardy’s birthplace is also close by.

The large, well-maintained, enclosed garden offers plenty of outdoor seating as well as a private swimming pool, and a summerhouse providing accommodation for two guests. The lawned area is ideal for badminton, soft tennis and other garden games. Colts Close Cottage provides an excellent base for cycling, walking and bird watching as well as family days out to local stunning beaches. From the world famous Sandbanks, Weymouth Sea Life Centre, Bovington Tank Museum, Monkey World and Brownsea island, there is so much to do nearby. The county town of Dorchester is home to Roman relics, Brewery Square and the pioneering architectural royal development of Poundbury. Weymouth’s sandy beach and historic waterfront harbour are certainly worth a visit. Head over to the Isle of Portland, home to the world famous National Sailing Academy, which was host to the 2012 Olympic Games. Beach 5½ miles. Shop 1 mile, pub and restaurant ½ mile.

A beautiful thatched property in a peaceful location complete with large enclosed garden and outdoor swimming pool, ideal for exploring the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline.

2 steps to entrance.
Ground Floor:
Entrance hall: With piano.
Step to…
Living room 1: With wood burner, 50″ Sky Smart TV (full package), bluetooth speaker and beams.
Dining room: With a selection of books and game, and wooden floor.
2 steps to…
Kitchen: Farmhouse style with breakfast area, gas/electric Aga, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, washing machine, tumble dryer, 48″ Sky TV and tiled floor.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Step to…
Shower room 1: With shower cubicle, toilet, heated towel rail and tiled floor.
First Floor:
Sloping ceiling throughout.
Bedroom 2 (low door): With super kingsize bed and 28″ Sky TV.
Bedroom 3: With super kingsize bed.
Bedroom 4 (low door): With 2ft 6in twin beds and beams.
Bathroom: With bath, toilet, heated towel rail and wooden floor.
Living room 2: With 50″ Freeview Smart TV.
Bedroom 5: With kingsize bed.
Shower room: With shower cubicle and toilet.

Gas central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels, Wi-Fi and logs for wood burner included. Welcome pack. 1-acre enclosed, lawned garden with patio and garden furniture. Outdoor heated swimming pool (by heat exchanger, private, 11.5m x 4.8m, depth 1m – 2m, open April-Oct) with shower and changing facilities. Badminton court (private). Private parking for 5 cars; additional on road parking. No smoking. Please note: There are 3 steps in the garden. The pool heating system won’t work if the temperature drops below 10 degrees.

  • Features
    Pub Within 1 Mile – Pets Not Allowed – Rural Location – Swimming Pool – Parking Onsite – Wifi