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Bright New Forest Cottage near beaches - featured in 'One Foot in the Grave'

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3 reviews
The New Forest
The beach
Sunset over the Forest
Bedroom 1 - Double bed
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2 with full adult sized bunk beds
Local beach
New Forest ponies close by
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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, England
Wilson Cottage is a contemporary modern cottage, with 4 bedrooms and large open plan living spaces, where families or friends can enjoy each others company while located well to explore the South West of the New Forest or the Coastal areas alike. The beaches at Highcliffe are just a mile away, and the New Forest National Park is half a mile away. This cottage is easily accessible by rail or car alike, and either will take you in to Bournemouth or further along the Dorset Coast.

Wilson Cottage owes its name to Richard Wilson, Victor Meldrew in ‘One Foot in the Grave’, which was filmed here. Victor Meldrew’s house was located just around the corner, and this cottage is featured in the 1991 One Foot in The Grave Christmas Special, covered in snow.

During the extensive restoration and refurbishment works the whole roof was removed, along wi...
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Listing #HL6952519
About the Owner
Large New Forest Cottages N
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
You have exclusive use of the cottage.
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 11 September 2017


Reviewed 18 August 2017

Very good location for access to the beaches of the Dorset coast and for the New Forest. Accommodation was comfortable and we all liked it - we struggled a bit with the drying facility on the washing machine and the top drawer of the dish...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Dogs welcome, £25 charge
No noise after 11pm please
No use of garden after 11pm please
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Bunk
    1 Full
    2 Kings
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
R 2 671
R 5 361
1 Jun 2018 -
5 Jul 2018
2 nights
R 2 958
R 6 508
R 19 632
£1 095
6 Jul 2018 -
19 Jul 2018
2 nights
R 3 353
R 7 100
R 20 510
£1 144
20 Jul 2018 -
30 Aug 2018
2 nights
R 4 930
R 7 154
R 26 445
£1 475
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning & Changeover: R 3 568 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 4 482 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Wilson Cottage is located at the south west corner of the New Forest, just a mile from the beautiful beaches at Highcliffe and only half a mile from the New Forest National park itself. Chewton common is close by, as is the wonderful spa, restaurant and small golf course at the well known Chewton Glen Hotel. As well as the forest and the beaches virtually on your doorstep, Christchurch and Bournemouth are just a short direct drive from this New Forest Cottage.
Getting around
Bikes great in the New Forest!
Train reaches the towns and cities, buses available nearby.
Driving will be the best way to see the New Forest And South Coast area freely.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth: 5.0 km
Railway: Hinton Admiral: 1.0 km
Ferry: Southampton or Poole: 10.0 km
Hiton Admiral train station close by.
Bournemouth Airport closest, Southampton not far, and accessible by the train.
A35 close, use M27/M3 from London, A35 from the west country, and A34/M3/M27 from Midlands and the North.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.0 km.
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