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Dorchester Manor

Holiday Cottage in Dorchester, Dorset

from £2,300 pwSleeps 17+3

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Dorchester Manor Summary

Dorchester Manor is an extraordinary 18th Century residence made with Portland stone, surrounded by woodland and parkland and the front aspect of the house has an uninterrupted view of the countryside, it's simply a large comfortable house suited to welcoming all the generations of your family for your annual gatherings. The Manor House is a quintessentially English Manor house, which can easily house up to 20 people, perfect for those special birthday celebrations or a family get together. The rooms are welcoming, light and all very generously proportioned giving you that all important space for dinning together, on the large rustic dining table designed to seat everyone. Also the vast reception rooms are perfect for simply playing a game or two. After a meal your party will be able to choose from one of the cozy lounges and play rooms, settle back into the natural comfort of this historic house with its inviting open fires.

The spacious kitchen with aga will be the hub of activity, whether you choose to cater for yourselves or bring in the local chef for a delightful treat. The first floor is laid out with five stylish large bedrooms with sash windows and inspirational views of the countryside. The master bedroom even has its own slipper bath from where you can also survey the surrounding countryside.

The house is set in acres of tranquil Dorset countryside, it really is a rural dream Dorset holiday house and only 10 kilometres from the coast you can have the best of both worlds! This house will transport you back to an era synonymous with Georgian countryside estates and country pursuits.Climb the stairs again from the first floor and you will find a three further generous sized bedrooms all with lovely panoramic views. Head height is around 6ft in these rooms so they all have that period property feel.

The two acre gardens that surround the house will have everyone exploring, or whilst the children are playing hide and seek, the adults in your party can enjoy a picnic in the sunshine. The tennis courts in the grounds are bound to bring out that competitive streak in all members of your group!

A stay at Dorchester Manor is a unique experience waiting for you.

If you would like some guidance from our team on this property or help in finding the ideal holiday property please call our team on 01227 464958 or email.

Dorchester Manor Holiday Accommodation

Dorchester Manor:  sleeps 17 + 3, over 3 floors and 8 bedrooms, 3 family bathrooms, 4 reception rooms, large kitchen, tennis court and parking for up to 8 cars

Ground Floor

Large entrance dining hall with rustic dining table that seats up to 20

Drawing room with open fire and comfortable seating, large sash windows

Morning room with open fire and comfortable seating, large sash windows

Lounge play room with table football, piano, sofas, open fire and large TV with PlayStation connected

Large family kitchen with an aga, wooden floors and seating for eight people

Pantry with a tall fridge, freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer and two dishwashers, boot room with log storage


First Floor

Master bedroom (sleeps 2) with Super king-size bed and slipper bath and large sash windows

Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2) with Super king-size bed 

Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2) with king-size bed 

Bedroom 4 (sleeps 2) with king-size bed

Bedroom 5 (sleeps 2) with King-size bed  

Family Bathroom with double shower and under-floor heating

Second Bathroom with bath and under-floor heating

Second Floor

Hallway - with the option of putting three single beds within this large entrance way to the three other bedrooms (sleeps 3)

Bedroom 6 (sleeps 2) two single beds 

Bedroom 7 (sleeps 3) three single beds

Bedroom 8 (sleeps 2) two single beds 


2 acres of manicured gardens

Tennis court

Parking for 6-8 cars



Logs provided for the fire

Local Information about Dorchester, Dorset

Dorchester is a hive of independent shops, pretty tearooms and buzzing coffee shops. The Frampton Arms is a traditional English pub in the village.

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