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The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset, England

The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset Family friendly Luxury Pet/Dog Friendly Holiday Home in Blandford Forum, Dorset, England


Historic manor house with all modern comforts. Suitable for large groups and families.The Old Manor is set within 2 acres of gardens. Which consist of an impressive carriage drive, lawns, tennis court, large terrace, logia, vegetable garden.

The Old Manor is set within 2 acres of gardens. Which consist of an impressive carriage drive, lawns, tennis court, large terrace, logia, vegetable garden,  woods and stone paths. There is also an outside wetroom and wc. There is also a large brand new hot tub

Open the great oak doors at The Old Manor, and enter the hallway with its Parquet floor  carved oak cupboard

To the left is the large utility and boot room, with two basins, and a large range of glazed cupboards,leading onto a guest WC.

To your right is the welcoming snug, with a huge ancient working fireplace and comfortable leather sofa and tartan armchairs.

The adjacent dining room has ample seating for 12 at one table and a further 8 at a round table in the same room. A further 6 can be seated at the kitchen table, or kitchen chairs can be brought through to the dining room. This is a grand and elegant room, airy in summer, and in the winter warmed by a log burning stove.

The large sunny drawing room has a polished parquet floor, and working fireplace. Three large comfortable sofas, (one of which is a double sofa bed)plus armchairs enable the whole family to relax together. There is a large TV with free view and Sky.

The large family kitchen overlooking the terrace has a flagstone floor and bespoke shaker style painted cupboards. It is equipped with an American fridge freezer, a four oven Aga ( off in summer) a large electric oven and induction Hobs. There are also two dishwashers, a expresso coffee machine, a pantry, a good selection of kitchen equipment and a twin butlers sink with waste disposal.

Up one of the two delightful staircases to the first floor.

Bedroom 1 A twin/ double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and wash basin.

Bathroom 1 A large family bathroom with bath, large shower, stone floor and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 2 A large sun filled room with double aspect windows, a brick fireplace, fitted cupboards and double/twin beds.

Bedroom 3 A pretty room overlooking the garden with vanity unit and double/ twin beds

Bedroom 4 A double aspect room with luxury vi spring super king size handmade bed. The room has a dramatic Chinese screen and also fitted cupboards and a washbasin.

Bedroom 5 The Master Suite. Though the dressing room with its handmade bespoke cupboards to the
Bathroom 2 on the left with a large shower and on the right the impressive master bedroom with a bay window and antique stone fireplace and a large double four poster bed with a sofa at the foot. This room also has a fitted wardrobe and twin washbasins.

Bathroom 3 is a family bathroom with double aspect stone windows, underfloor heating,and a large bath.

Upstairs to the second floor
Bedroom 6 is a pretty south facing bedroom with exposed beams, stone windows and fitted cupboards. There are two twin single beds.

Bathroom 4 with exposed beams and stone windows. It is equipped with a large double shower, a bath, washbasin, loo and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 7
A cosy single bedroom with exposed beams.

Bedroom 8 is a large bedroom with exposed beams, fitted cupboards and washbasin. The beds can be arranged as two singles, two doubles or four singles.

Bedroom 9 has two single or one double bed, a fitted cupboard and washbasin

Throughout the house there is central heating and high quality wool velvet carpets.

The games room is in a separate cottage within the garden. It has wood panelled walls and floor, and a log burner. There is a large table with stools, table football, air hockey, pool, table tennis, rounders set, unihoc hockey set, badminton set, backgammon, and beanbags
The hot tub can be booked in advance for a one off fee of £75

The lavender fringed terrace has a relaxing luxury swing seat, a garden table and benches for 22 to dine together and a large charcoal BBQ.

This fine old house is the deal setting for a family celebration or multi generational family holiday.
As the garden is alongside the perfect small church of st Mary's, it may be possible to host small weddings. Please enquire about this.

The property is also suitable for accommodating shoot parties. Catering can be arranged and there is a gunsafe in the house.

We can also provide activities such as clay shooting, archery, craft and dance classes. Further details on request.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Old Manor.

Availability

Please contact the owner to check availability.

Unfortunately this property does not have an online availability calendar. Please contact the owner directly by filling the contact form.

Facilities and Features

Facilities:

  • Bathroom:
    Bath, Ensuite Bathrooms, Power Shower
     
  • Communications:
    Broadband Internet, Mobile Network Coverage, Wifi
     
  • Disabled:
    Ground Floor Bathroom, Ground Floor WC
     
  • Entertainment:
    Board Games, Freeview, Satellite, TV
     
  • Exercise:
    Jacuzzi / Hot Tub
     
  • Heat:
    Central Heating, Open Fire, Wood Burning Stove
     
  • Kitchen:
    Aga, Cooker, Dishwasher, Fridge, Fridge/Freezer, Grill, Microwave, Oven, Toaster
     
  • Laundry:
    Ironing Board \ Iron, Washing Machine
     
  • Outside Area:
    Barbecue, Childrens Play Area, Enclosed Garden, Outside Seating, Patio \ Outside Dining Area, Private Garden, Private Parking
     
  • Price Type:
    Budget
     
  • Price Included:
    Electricity and Fuel, Linen
     
  • Rooms:
    Dining Room, Kitchen, Living Room
     
  • Special:
    Cots Available, Highchairs Available
     
  • Standard:
    Comfortable, Luxury, Very Good
     
  • Suitable For:
    Disabled, Elderly, Families, Large Groups, Romantic getaways, Same Sex Couples, Short Breaks, Special Occasions, Wedding Venue
     
Room Details:

Sleeps: 21
 

3 En-Suite Double Rooms

1 Single Room

5 Twin Rooms

4 Bathrooms


Pet & Dog Friendly Pets Welcome
Wheelchair Friendly Accessible
Suitable for Families Family Friendly
Large Group Friendly Large Groups Welcome
Suitable for Same Sex Couples Gay Friendly
Features and Memberships:

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Location Details and Things to Do

About Blandford Forum and Dorset
Located near all local amenities, yet far enough away from main road to afford a quiet and relaxing holiday.

Nearest Bus Stop:
outside
Nearest Train Station:
gillingham
Nearest Motorway:
no motorways in Dorset!
Nearest Airport:
Bournmouth
Nearest Ferry:
weymouth
Location Details:

This Holiday Home in Dorset is in or close to:
  • Coast of Devon
  • English Riviera
  • South West England
  • The Cotswolds
  • The New Forest
  • The South Coast

This Holiday Home in Blandford Forum, England:
  • has many local attractions and things to do
  • ideal for Adventure Holidays
  • has tennis available nearby or onsite
  • has equestrian and horse riding available nearby
  • has fishing available on site or nearby
  • has Golf courses nearby
  • has sailing and other watersports available nearby
  • is in a good location for cycling and mountain biking
  • is in a good location for walking and climbing
  • is near a race course
  • a car is advised
  • is in a rural location
  • is in a village location
  • is near a beach
  • is on a working farm
  • has great local bird and wildlife
  • is close to mountains and hills

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Special Offers

  • Special Offer for The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset
    Special Offer for The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset

    The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset

    bargain autumn breaks. Historic manor house with all modern comforts. Suitable for large groups and families.The Old Manor is set within 2 acres of gardens. Which consist of an imp...

    Last Minute Deal for Holiday Homes and Villas in Dorset, England

    Expires: 31 Dec '16

  • Special Offer for The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset
    Special Offer for The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset

    The Old Manor Large Self Catering Accommodation in Dorset Somerset

    Half price midweek breaks now £850 for the whole house. We now have a brand new 8 seater hot tub too. Historic manor house with all modern comforts. Suitable for large groups and f...

    Last Minute Deal for Holiday Homes and Villas in Dorset, England

    Expires: 31 Dec '16


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