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Old Orchard Cottage

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Goathill, near Sherborne, Dorset
Grade 4 Star rating
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Original features enhance this early 19th century lakeside cottage with views across the lake from the cottage garden.

Dating back to the turn of the 19th century, this charming lakeside holiday cottage adjoins the owners’ farmhouse and is set amidst 300 acres of picturesque working farmland and countryside. Well-equipped to the E.T.C. ‘4 Star’ standard, it retains many original features such as an inglenook fireplace, with bread oven, and exposed beams, and boasts a cottage garden with lovely views across the lake, home to a variety of birds. Historic Sherborne, 4 miles, has two castles and interesting antique and book shops. Tennis, riding, golf and sailing locally. Shops and good pubs 1 mile.

Beamed living/dining room with wood-burning stove in inglenook fireplace and modern fitted kitchen area. First floor: Double bedroom with TV. Twin bedroom with additional bed (for +1). Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.

Wood-burning stove – logs included. Electricity, full oil central heating, bed linen and towels included. Cot. High chair. Two TVs (one Freeview). DVD. Microwave. Washer/dryer. Dishwasher. Wi-fi. Payphone. Garden with patio and furniture. Parking (2 cars). No smoking. NB: Unfenced river and lake in garden.

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  • Dishwasher
  • Highchair
  • Pub within 1 mile
    Pub within 1 mile
  • Woodburning Stove
    Woodburning Stove
  • Wifi
  • Cot Available
    Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
    Washing Machine
  • Working Farm
    Working Farm
  • No Pets Allowed
    No Pets Allowed
  • Open Plan
    Open Plan
  • Car Parking - On Site
    Car Parking - On Site

Customer Comments

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 05/03/2017
    We had a nice relaxing weekend break! Lovely cake on arrival and the cottage was very pleasant to stay in. Beautiful surroundings and loved the fire :)

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 03/03/2017
    Beautiful cottage, fantastic area, and lovely owner. We had everything we needed for our short break and there is pm much to do in the surrounding area. Would love to go back in the summer!

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 26/02/2017
    Lovely place to stay. Really well equipped, comfortable house. Lovely walks nearby. Enjoyed the fire very much. Sorry. We meant to write in book but forgot. Thank you!

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 28/10/2016
    This questionnaire is not brief and easy and I will not spend time filling it in. The cottage was fine and the holiday enjoyable

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 21/10/2016
    We loved staying at the cottage - it had everything we needed (we often need to shop for bits and pieces during out stays) and the fire was great!

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 09/10/2016
    This has been one of the best cottages my husband and I have stayed in! So comfortable and cosy. We didn't want to leave.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 04/10/2016
    Beautiful peaceful place to stay, lovely welcome and very friendly hosts. Stunning scenery, very relaxing. Would stay there again.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 05/08/2016
    Beauttiful cottage with everything you need and more. Very quiet for a working farm and a lovely posistion. Great for the family with lots of walks and nearby attractions. Will be trying to book again as it would be hard to find a nicer place to stay. The owners are really friendly and its much nicer than the pictures.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 22/07/2016
    Only problem a very long wait in getting Hot Water to kitchen sink. Also if using SATNAV post code a long way out.

  • 9

    Confirmed guest, 08/07/2016
    Spent 4 nights with my family in this very clean, comfortable & we'll equipped cottage, very peaceful & quiet despite being on a working Dairy farm, very friendly owner & pets !! (welcomed with delicious homemade brownies). Beautiful rural location, surrounded by open countryside. We had a lovely time & would not hesitate to stay here again.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 17/06/2016
    We were in need of a quiet (post-operative for my husband) break and were so lucky to have found this cottage to be available. It was in a tranquil location attached to the farmhouse in a hamlet outside lovely Sherborne. It was beautifully decorated and equipped and we wanted for nothing, apart from better weather! However we were still able to get out and about in the mornings, have a pub lunch then settle back into the cottage before the rain began to spend the afternoons reading, playing scrabble etc and couldn't have been happier or more comfortable.

  • 10

    Confirmed guest, 02/05/2016
    A very comfortable, warm, clean and well equipped cottage in a lovely quiet area and very friendly, helpful owner.

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9.6 out of 10 – based on 18 reviews collected by Reevoo
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