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Country Manor House Retreat grade 2 listed

Private Room , 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Piddletrenthide, Dorchester, Dorset, England
Set in in the heart of Hardy country, in the picturesque village of Piddletrenthide, South House Retreat is a unique B and B offering accommodation to writers, artists, creative people, literary lovers and those who want to rest or just visit our beautiful County.
Run by writer Tracy and her artist husband Martin, this 200-year old
house is a wonderfully tranquil place. There are four letting rooms, including a twin room all with big comfy beds, desks and relaxation space, three bathrooms, and shower facilities, a therapy room where you can book a wonderful massage, a large lounge/library, homely kitchen with aga, open fires, studio space for painting, art and craft gallery, large walled garden and the river Piddle running through the grounds for idyllic alfresco dining
You can add lunch, dinner, afternoon tea and picnics to your stay, t...
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Listing #HL7476295
About the Owner
Tracy W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2016
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  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Staffed Property
  • Towels Provided
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Smoking is allowed in the grounds only. Group bookings are welcome as we have other rooms listed BUT this is a retreat so we ask guests to respect that. No shoes are allowed in...
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About the neighbourhood
The beautiful Piddle Valley is a picturesque part of rural Dorset. Commonly known as Thomas Hardy country, Ideal for walking, cycling or just relaxing. With the village pub a few minutes away from South house Retreat, historic Dorchester a 10 minute drive, the Jurassic coast a little further and a mine of national trust and tourist friendly attractions locally.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bournemouth Airport: 80.0 km
Railway: Dorchester: 12.0 km
Ferry: Southhampton: 90.0 km
Through Piddlehinton, past sign for Piddletrenthide, large cream house on left. If you see the school you have gone to far.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 18.0 km.
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