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Dorset period cottage sleeps 6

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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Melcombe Cottage is a beautiful 18C stone cottage in the heart of the quintessential Dorset village of Osmington surrounded by thatched cottages. It combines the quaint features of a period property with the conveniences of modern living having been extensively renovated. It has 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large kitchen/diner (with choice of Aga or standard hob and oven) opening onto the small back garden, and an elegant yet cosy sitting room with a wood burner. Dogs are welcome. LOCATION Central village, surrounded by thatched cottages and near the sea. It is walking distance to the stunning Jurassic coast and just a short drive to the sandy beach of Weymouth. Osmington is surrounded by beautiful hills perfect for walking including to its very own white horse and there are amazing vi...Melcombe Cottage is a beautiful 18C stone cottage in the heart of the quintessential Dorset village of Osmington surrounded by thatched cottages. It combines the quaint features of a period property with the conveniences of modern living having been extensively renovated. It has 3 bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large kitchen/diner (with choice of Aga or standard hob and oven) opening onto the small back garden, and an elegant yet cosy sitting room with a wood burner. Dogs are welcome. LOCATION Central village, surrounded by thatched cottages and near the sea. It is walking distance to the stunning Jurassic coast and just a short drive to the sandy beach of Weymouth. Osmington is surrounded by beautiful hills perfect for walking including to its very own white horse and there are amazing views to be had of the Weymouth bay when up in the hills. Kimmeridge Bay and Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door are a short drive away. KITCHEN Large country kitchen with gas Aga as well as standard electric oven and gas hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine. Large dining table and chairs. Large bi-fold doors open onto the pretty patio garden with table and chairs. SITTING ROOM An elegant yet cosy room with two comfy sofas, arm chair and wood burning stove. There is a television, DVD player and wifi access. BEDROOMS Bedroom 1: double bed (downstairs) with patio doors opening onto garden Bedroom 2: double bed with original fireplace Bedroom 3: with twin beds that can be joined to form a double bed. Limited floor space when both beds are out. BATHROOMS En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, bath, WC and basin Upstairs shower, WC and basin CLEANING/TOWELS/LINEN Electricity and central heating included. Duvets and pillows on all beds. Tenants to bring own beach towels. The cottage is cleaned at the end of each stay, more frequently by arrangement. Wifi internet is included. ACCESSIBILITY The ground floor of the cottage, with its beautiful downstairs bedroom with en suite and double doors opening onto the garden, is suitable for those challenged by stairs. OUTSIDE To the rear of the property is a small and pretty patio garden with table and chairs – perfect for morning coffee or evening drinks. PARKING Parking is in the lane outside the house. The lane leads to the hill with the Osmington white horse and meadows and is a no through road. More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Washer
Central Heating
Housekeeping Included
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
TV
Corporate Bookings
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

We loved this cottage, which as well as being beautiful had excellent facilities, was very comfortable and was very well equipped. It was perfect for our group of 4 adults, including one disabled lady. We were fortunate in having good weather so we're able to...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank Diane C
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Had the most wonderful time at this beautiful cottage. Excellently equipped with everything we could have possibly needed, comfy beds, great bath and shower facilities and a lovely hamper to top it off. Communication was second to none and the owners were super friendly. Hope...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Mollymou
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Spacious, warm cottage with comfortable good quality tasteful furnishings. Generous welcome package made up of local food items. Easy for larger groups to enjoy personal space or congregate all together. Good for Weymouth and Portland as well as coastal walks along popular Jurassic Coast sites....More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank R P
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Date of stay: December 2017
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Stayed at this delightful cottage with extended family, 4 adults 2 children and 3 dogs! We had plenty of room, the cottage is like a " tardis " and it is extremely well equipped! We could not ask for a more delightful place to stay...More

Date of stay: August 2017
2  Thank Eddie S
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Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2016
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km
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