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Wagon House, Bookham Court

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Charminster, Dorset, England
The Wagon House holiday cottage is the old converted Wagon House with a galleried ceiling exposing oak beams. Suitable for families or couples, this cottage is all on one level and has a large sitting room with a woodburner in an inglenook fireplace. It has a separate kitchen and a double (King size bed) and a twin bedroom. Bathroom with shower over the bath (Wetroom planned for May 2016). Free Wi-Fi . The Wagon House has views from the patio over the lake and neighbouring field.
Listing #HL661765
About the Owner
Andrew/Nicola F
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2012
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cosy cottage, dog friendly with helpful hosts. Fantastic views from cottage and well stocked village shop. Great place for star gazing and peace and quiet.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank sallyp274
Reviewed 23 October 2018

The cottage had excellent amenities with sensational views. It was within 5 minutes drive from the well stocked shop and local pub serving hearty food, The owner was very helpful but in no way intrusive.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank lesharding
390NicolaF, VR Owner at Wagon House, Bookham Court, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2018

Thank you for staying at the Wagon House, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Regards Nicola

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Reviewed 25 June 2018


Date of stay: June 2018
390NicolaF, VR Owner at Wagon House, Bookham Court, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018


  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 King
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
2 Nov 2018 -
20 Dec 2018
3 nights
29 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
New Year Special offer
3 nights
4 Jan 2019 -
14 Feb 2019
3 nights
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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.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Short breaks accepted out of season.. Dogs accepted at a cost of £25 per dog per stay, to be payable to the owner on arrival
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About the neighbourhood
Bookham is a tranquil hamlet where you will only be woken by birds singing. Buckland Newton, a mile away has a fantastic village shop, selling local produce and papers. The Gaggle of Geese public house is popular with locals and visitors alike, with the chef cooking good value home cooked pub food. Within 4 miles there are several other very good eating establishments.
The historic towns of Dorchester and Sherborne are within 10 miles with castles, abbeys and individual shops to explore.
Weymouth and the coast is an half an hour drive with many attractions for all ages, ie Abbotsbury Gardens, swannery and smugglers barn.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 90.0 km
Railway: Dorchester or Sherborne: 16.0 km
Ferry: Weymouth: 32.0 km
The Wagon House is situated at Bookham Court, 10 miles north of Dorchester and 10 miles south of Sherborne. From the south, turn right off the B3143 about half a mile out of Alton Pancras, at the Booham Court sign. Carry on up the hill and down the other side, turn right at the bottom of the hill. The Wagon House is the single storey building on the right hand side.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 30.0 km.
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