3 Bedroom Cottage in Gillingham

Gillingham, Dorset and Somerset, England (Ref: HC53854)

Sleeps 5 Bedrooms 3
Cottage Rating
Accomodation Features
  • Dog Friendly Cottage
  • Garden
  • Log Fire
  • Internet Access
  • Pub Nearby
  • Cot Availabile
  • Highchair Availabile
Accomodation Description

53854 Bay Villa in Gillingham is a dog friendly holiday cottage.

This stylish Edwardian villa is set in a quiet spot minutes from the centre of Gillingham Dorset s most northerly town. Bordering both Wiltshire and Somerset and with direct rail links from London this popular town offers something for everyone with a good selection of pubs cafes and shops close at hand along with a leisure centre with swimming pool nearby. Spend an afternoon browsing around town or take a trip to nearby Shaftesbury home to the famous Gold Hill. Set within rolling pastureland known as the Blackmore Vale there are an abundance of routes suitable for walking and riding winding through this picturesque landscape. With plenty of attractions to keep you entertained including Stourhead House and Gardens Salisbury Cathedral The Longleat Estate Stonehenge and Haynes Motor Museum within easy reach. It is ideal for couples or small families looking to explore the stunning Dorset coastline with a huge variety of attractions and amenities nearby including Poole The Jurassic Coast Lulworth Cove Weymouth Portland and Abbotsbury to name a few. The golden beaches at Bournemouth Sandbanks Shell Bay and Swanage are all a convenient drive away as are Corfe Castle Monkey World the Bovington Tank Museum and Dorchester. Heading from the sloping parking area at the front of the semi-detached property you will find the main entrance. Entering into the spacious hallway leads firstly into a cosy lounge with TV/DVD enjoy the warmth of the wood burner whilst looking out onto to the leafy street beyond. Leading on from here is a bright and airy dining room which is the ideal spot for enjoying a leisurely meal. The kitchen also leads off of the central hallway and is well-equipped with a range style electric oven and gas hob microwave fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Next to here is a useful utility area with WC washing machine and tumble dryer. Heading up to the first floor you will find a stunning bathroom with inviting slipper bath perfect for a long soak and WC. There are three bedrooms a spacious double with bay window a compact double and an cosy single room with day bed. Decorated with care in period colours this inviting property is sure to relax. Heading outside the secure enclosed garden is lined with pretty borders and has a small lawn and patio area with furniture and charcoal BBQ. There is off-road parking for four cars available to the front of the property. Need to know: 3 bedrooms 2 doubles and 1 single. 1 bathroom and 1 separate WC. Range style electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Utility area with washing machine and tumble dryer. Wood burner (first basket of logs included). Electric and central heating included. Bed linen and towels included. Off road parking for 4 cars. Wi Fi included. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available. 3 dogs welcome (further by arrangement). Shops and pubs within walking distance. TV/DVD in lounge. A choice of pubs, cafes and shops within easy reach on foot.