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Idyllic private country cottage with swimming pool in a beautiful rural area

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
East Knoyle, Wiltshire, England
Wise Cottage is a 250 year old cottage of immense charm and character with sweeping views over fields, situated in a beautiful village near Shaftesbury, Dorset, Southern England. The cottage has been completely renovated and we have aimed to create a very comfortable and inspirational place.

There are two bedrooms, one large master bedroom with a super kingsize bed and a small bedroom with adult bunk beds. Wood burner, super fast broadband & garden.There is a large sitting room with oak dining table and contemporary chairs, a well fitted kitchen with washing machine, dishwasher and fridge/freezer.
The main bedroom has an upholstered Super kingsize bed with Vi Spring mattress, high quality microfibre duvets and bed linens. The second bedroom has full size bunk beds. The bathroom has a pressurised shower and bath. The bathroo...
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About the Owner
vanessa J
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2016
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Spent a relaxing weekend at Vanessa’s beautiful cottage- The perfect setting and attention to detail made for a truly wonderful stay. The pool was an additional bonus- couldn’t get my boys out! Vanessa is the perfect host and was keen to accommodate our requests- Can’t...More

Thank Lisa L
Management response:Responded 24 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Lisa and look forward to seeing you in August!

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We have just returned from our 10 night stay in Wise Cottage. Vanessa had been so helpful before our arrival and left provisions for us on arrival including home made jam! Both Vanessa and Bruce were on hand during the stay and it was a...More

Thank MrandMrsTLondon
Management response:Responded 31 July 2017

Thank you Lizzie for your lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay so much and I do hope you will be able to stay again when.visiting family. Vanessa

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Beautiful authentic English cottage surrounded by forests and parks, which makes you feel right at home! Vanessa the owner has been so kind in making us feel welcome even before we arrived, and it really makes a difference when it comes to staying in someone's...More

Thank adi_bein
Management response:Responded 23 July 2017

It was such a pleasure having you all to stay, thank you for your lovely review and I hope we meet again some day.

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
The cottage is in a quiet rural area so sensitivity to neighbours is requested.
    1 Full bath
    1 King
    1 Bunk
    1 Twin
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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 2 nights
18 Dec 2018 -
5 Jan 2019
4 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: £30 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
This is a beautiful area with a wealth of natural history and cultural places to visit. The village of East Knoyle where the cottage is situated, is the birth place of Sir Christopher Wren. Within easy reach of the cottage is Stone henge, Bath, the Jurassic Dorset coast, Longleat House, Stourhead, Thomas Hardy country and some of the best walking in the country.
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How to get there
Airport: southampton: 60.0 km
Railway: Tisbury: 6.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 60.0 km.
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