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Pixie Cottage, Cosy Thatched Holiday Cottage in Dorset

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
7 nights minimum
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Located in a quiet village, just a 15 minute drive from Dorchester, Pixies Cottage is an ideal couples’ retreat. Pixies is a grade 2 listed cottage (the oldest thatched cottage in the village) at 300 years old. This cosy thatched cottage provides spacious accommodation, furnished with your comfort in mind and equipped with all one will need for a break in Dorset. The cosy living and dining area retains many original features including traditional beamed ceilings and leaded light windows. A wood burning open fireplace adds to the ambience of this idyllic thatch. A dark wooden staircase leads to the upstairs bedroom and separate dressing room/snug. Fluffy white robes are provided for your use during your retreat, why not pair with the vintage champagne glasses and really treat yourselves? ...Located in a quiet village, just a 15 minute drive from Dorchester, Pixies Cottage is an ideal couples’ retreat. Pixies is a grade 2 listed cottage (the oldest thatched cottage in the village) at 300 years old. This cosy thatched cottage provides spacious accommodation, furnished with your comfort in mind and equipped with all one will need for a break in Dorset. The cosy living and dining area retains many original features including traditional beamed ceilings and leaded light windows. A wood burning open fireplace adds to the ambience of this idyllic thatch. A dark wooden staircase leads to the upstairs bedroom and separate dressing room/snug. Fluffy white robes are provided for your use during your retreat, why not pair with the vintage champagne glasses and really treat yourselves? In the generously proportioned master bedroom you will find plenty of storage space and luxurious bed linen. The bedroom is complete with dual-aspect windows, making the most of the daily sunlight. At the rear of the cottage, steps lead up to the sunny patio. Here you can enjoy your morning coffee and breakfast. Further steps lead to a lawned garden with views of the surrounding countryside. Please note that the steps to the garden are steep. More
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About the Owner
Blake L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2018
Interaction with guests
The cottage is self check-in. Then you book you will sent a email describing the property, key safe number and directions on how to get there. There is also a emergency telephone number for guests during your stay in case there is a problem.
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

We were so lucky to have a weekend stay at our friends cottage before it went onto the holiday let market. Get away from it all in this beautiful thatched cottage. Superb walks locally, a great pub on the doorstep or a peaceful rest in...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Leanne H, VR Owner at Pixie Cottage, Cosy Thatched Holiday Cottage in Dorset, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at Pixies. Please come again anytime.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Cooker
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Housekeeping Included
Safe
Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Iron
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Horse Riding Nearby
Kettle
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighbourhood
The historic village of Tolpuddle is the home of the Tolpuddle Martyrs, famous for their crime of speaking up for better pay in the 1830s. A trip to the village museum is a must to learn of the harrowing tale behind the foundation of modern day trade unionism. One of the Martyrs, George Loveless resided at Pixies Cottage(according to research carried out by Dr Andrew Norman of BournLocated in a quiet village, just a 15 minute drive from Dorchester, Pixies Cottage is an ideal couples’ retreat. Pixies is a grade 2 listed cottage (the oldest thatched cottage in the village) at 300 years old. This cosy thatched cottage provides spacious accommodation, furnished with your comfort in mind and equipped with all one will need for a break in Dorset.
Getting around
There is Bus stop across the road from the property. Buses from here go to Dorchester, Weymouth and Poole. The village of Tolpuddle is quite small but has a local pub and museum. There is also a adventure park called Insight Activities that do archery, crossbows and axe throwing!
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