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Plum CottageWimborne, Wimborne and surrounding villages

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One of a pair of 18th century gardener’s cottages set within a country estate, Plum Cottage exudes serenity. Its country chic style along with breathtaking views towards the River Stour and cricket pitch beyond provide a great hideaway to explore the stunning Dorset countryside. Chalk white walls, Farrow & Balls paints and reupholstered vintage furniture provide the perfect space in which to relax and unwind.
?An elm dining table in Plum Cottage seating ten is perfect if taken with Apple Cottage and all want to dine together.
Plum Cottage sleeps six guests - but with a special twist, as the third bedroom is the Shepherd’s Hut in the garden. With a double bed and a wood-burning stove, nothing could be cosier.

Apple Cottage is also available to book at this location.

Overview

Enclosed gardenShepherd's HutBarbecueCentral Heating Electric hob & ovenFreezerFridgeGarden furniture High ChairParkingTelevisionWiFiDog-friendly Bed LinenLog Burner / Open FireMicrowaveNetflixTowelsWashing Machine Within walking distance to pub Within walking distance to shop

Layout

Ground Floor

The sitting/dining room with wooden floors, low ceiling beams and exposed stone work has a large three seater sofa and two arm chairs in front of the wood burn burning stove.
There is an Apple TV with Netflix account, guests receive a £20 credit for Apple movies.
A large elm table with seating for six, however can accommodate ten if required when booking along with Apple Cottage.
The modern kitchen has an electric oven and induction hob, fridge and dishwasher.
A separate outhouse houses a freezer and washing machine.
Separate cloakroom with wash basin and wc.

First Floor

The master bedroom has a king sized double bed, two bedside tables with lamps, fitted wardrobe with shelves and an occasional chair. There are views across towards the River Stour and surrounding countryside.
Bedroom two has a large, hand built twin bunk-bed (full size single beds) and chest of drawers. Views across towards the River Stour and surrounding countryside.
Bathroom with roll top bath with hand-held shower head attachment, wash basin, heated towel rail and wc.
Hanging space is available is available in a cupboard on the landing for both bedrooms.

Outside

Here you will find bedroom three, a cosy hideaway within the Shepherd's Hut. With a double bed and wood burning stove.There is a private cottage garden with fruit trees and large, lawned area at the rear of the property. A table, chairs and a charcoal barbecue are provided. (Guests to provide their own fuel).

Need to Know

Plum Cottage can be booked alongside Apple Cottage to accommodate a maximum of 10 people. Discounts available when booking both cottages together - please call to discuss.
A welcome basket of logs is provided.
A high chair can be provided upon request.
One well behaved dog welcome at £25 per stay.


                    

Surrounding local area

Plum Cottage nestles within a country estate providing a tranquil base on the edge of the market town of Wimborne.
Take a short stroll into Wimborne where you will find numerous foodie delights in its cafes, pubs and fine restaurants. The weekend brings a popular market where you can source local produce from regional suppliers including a butchers, bakers, fishmonger, fruit stalls and cheese stands.
The nearest beaches are at Bournemouth and Poole, a half hour drive away. Poole Harbour has excellent sailing, whereas the surfers amongst you will be interested in the surf reef at Boscombe. A little further afield you can explore the Isle of Purbeck and stunning Jurassic coastline.
Superb walks are in abundance with over three hundred miles of well signed footpaths, bridleways and byways to explore.
Garden lovers and history seekers will be in their element with many National Trust properties and gardens to discover.
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Welcome hamper included

A complimentary hamper will be awaiting you on your arrival containing milk, tea, fresh coffee, bread, butter, eggs, juice, wine and cheese, along with other essential items to prepare a light snack or breakfast. There may be some regional variations.

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