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2 Appletree Cottage located in Sixpenny Handley, Dorset

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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Sixpenny Handley, Dorset, England
2 Appletree Cottage is tucked away in the quiet village of Sixpenny Handley near the town of Shaftesbury. Thought to be a former estate workers cottage for Rushmore Estate, parts of the cottage are believed to date back to 1866.
This charming, semi-detached two bedroom cottage is full of character and is a perfect example of old meets new with its traditional decor and modern conveniences. The rural setting is the perfect escape for those looking to embrace the outdoors, providing an excellent retreat for guests to enjoy walking, cycling or riding.
A short drive away is the historic market town of Shaftesbury, that offers stunning views of the surrounding Dorset countryside as one of the highest towns in England. Shaftesbury offers rural charm, with quaint cottages and cobbled streets and its thriving town offers an abundance of independe...
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About the Manager, Blue Chip Holidays Ltd
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 10 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 1,458 reviews and 1,063 properties
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English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
346 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016 for a stay in April 2016

Had a wonderful time here, couldn't have asked for more. So well appointed, perfect location, amazing landscapes. Inside all possible needs have been catered for. The facilities are great and the owners clearly have fantastic taste! Loved the open fire, comfy beds and woods to walk in. Great base to explore an amazing area and well within reach for coast...

Iain P
Buxton, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016 for a stay in March 2016

This is a lovely cottage which has a homely feel about it, the heating and hot water system are both easy to use and efficient; the chilly March evenings were easily overcome and we were very cozy and confortable. The neighbours were very helpful and friendly. Another reviewer was complaining about the no pets on furniture rule; this had obviously...

Newbury, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Whilst the cottage its self is nice and has everything you need provided there are a few things that need addressing. TV is way to small Bedding and towels smelt musty Loose patio slabs Property is listed as dog friendly which I double checked with Blue Chip Holidays but when you arrive the welcome book requests no dogs on the...

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    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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