Dorchester (10mls NE), Dorset


1 OF 2 LODGES CAREFULLY POSITIONED TO ENSURE PRIVACY YET WITH WONDERFUL VIEWS TOWARDS THE DORSET GAP BIKE HIRE AVAILABLE Nestled in the rural village of Ansty amid glorious Dorset countryside these delightful log cabins make an excellent holiday base to explore this pretty county whatever the season. Beautifully finished and with uninterrupted views over the lake and on to the surrounding countryside these log cabins are surrounded by Christmas trees to ensure maximum seclusion and have a wonderful Norwegian feel about them. Steeped in history Dorset s landscape of rolling chalk downland and hidden valleys affords wonderful walking with a network of footpaths directly from the lodges. You will be a couple of minutes walk to a traditional 250 year old pub which has an inviting bar and restaurant and on site there is a farm shop selling everything from locally produced meat to freshly baked bread and croissants. The area offers a host of pretty and well renowned villages sandy beaches and a coastline which has World Heritage status. The towns of Dorchester Blandford Forum and Weymouth are easily accessible and there are many attractions including Monkey World Abbotsbury Swannery Lulworth Castle to name but a few. The accommodation is finished to a high standard and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 king-size bed with en-suite shower and WC and 1 twin zip-and-link (which can be made into a double on request). Bathroom: with bath and WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan with woodburner (first basket of logs included further available to purchase) TV DVD and iPod dock. Kitchen area with gas oven and hob microwave fridge/freezer dishwasher. Utility room: with washer/dryer. 1 dog welcome. Private hot tub (please note that the hot tub may not be to maximum temperature on the day of arrival). Outside: veranda with table chairs and BBQ (initial supply of charcoal provided) with steps down to open lawn area. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric and underfloor heating throughout included. Limited Wi-Fi available. Regret no smoking. Additional info: Outside tap for muddy boots and paws. Property is approached via steps from the car park area. Bike hire available. Location: excellent walking straight from the site farm shop onsite (opening hours are listed in the property) and pub within walking distance. Nearest supermarket is 10 miles away. Weymouth s beach within a 30 minute drive. Nearest towns are Dorchester Blandford Forum and Sturminster Newton which are all 10 miles away.

Accommodation Overview

Sleeps: 4

Bedrooms: 2

Pets: 1

Arrival Day: Sat


  • Downstairs bedroom
  • Downstairs bathroom
  • Complex of properties
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Hot tub
  • Internet access
  • Pub nearby
  • Shop nearby
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Towels included
  • Travel cot available
  • Highchair available

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