Oakleigh, Wimborne

Holiday Cottage: 7874 Dorset

Oakleigh Exterior

Enjoy England:   3 star
This detached holiday bungalow for 5 is idylically situated within the peaceful location of Holt Forest, just north of the quaint minster town of Wimborne.

All on ground floor: Living room. Dining room/kitchen. 3 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin, 1 single. Bathroom with bath, shower cubicle and toilet.

Woodburners in living room and kitchen and open fire in double bedroom (initial fuel inc). Elec CH and elec inc (£40pw Oct-Apr). Bed linen and towels inc. T-cot. H-chair. DVDs and small library. CD. Elec cooker. M-wave. Washer-dryer. D-washer. F-freezer. Tel-incoming calls only. Large grassed area and furniture. BBQ. Parking (2 cars). No smoking.

Single Storey Detached Property
Cot available
Parking available
Village Pub nearby
1 Open fire and 2 Wood Burning Stoves
Washer-Dryer machine
Television, Freeview and DVD in Lounge and all bedrooms
Telephone Incoming calls only
Shower and Bath (step to shower)
Linen & towels included Linen & towels included
Cot and Highchair available
Ideal touring location.

Holt Forest and adjacent Holt Wood are two separate areas of ancient woodland which form part of the 488 hectare Holt Heath National Nature Reserve, which also includes one of Dorsets largest remaining areas of lowland heathland.

Holt Heath National Nature Reserve is designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest; so this is a wonderfully diverse location for wildlife, walking, cycling and riding.

The property itself has half an acre of lawned garden to enjoy. Within easy driving you will be able to explore the south coast, which boasts the Blue Flag beaches of Bournemouth, Poole, Jurassic coast, (UNESCO World Heritage Sites) and the Isle of Wight.

Other attractions on offer include Brownsea Island, Bovington Tank Museum, Corfe Castle, Longleat, New Forest National Park, Monkey World, The National Motor Museum at Beaulieu, Stonehenge and Avebury (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Pub 13/4 miles, shop and post office 31/4 miles.

  • Idylically situated down a no through track of Holt Forest.
  • Ideal touring location for beaches and holiday.

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Master bedroom
Master bedroom
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom

Sleeps:   5
Bedrooms:   3
Cot Available:   Yes
Disabled Facilities: Yes.
The cottage is single storey. However there is a step into the cottage and also the shower. Sadly, the traditional door widths will not accommodate a wheelchair. The cottage is therefore not suitable for wheelchair users or people with limited mobility.
Linen Provided: No.
Linen and Towels. Please bring your own beach towels.
Pets Allowed: Yes.
Well behaved pets are allowed (subject to prior arrangement with owners). There is a charge for each pet at £20 per week.
Central Heating: Yes.
Fuel type: Electric
Open Fire: Yes.
Fuel type: Wood
Smoking Allowed: No.
This is a non smoking property.
Outdoor Facilities: Yes.
1/2 an acre lawn
Parking for 2-3 cars
Local Services: Village pub serving excellent meals 1 3/4 miles
Village Shop and Post office 3 1/4 miles.

Directions to Oakleigh.

From Wimborne take the B3078 Cranborne road towards Cranborne. Go over the river bridge out of Wimborne and half a mile on turn right into Furzehill Road signed to Furzehill and Holt. Go through Holt Village, past The Old Inn and round a sharp left hand bend. Turn right into Pond Head Road and follow for approx. 1 mile and turn right signed Queen's Copse Lane. Keep going right and you will find Oakleigh a quarter of a mile down on the left. See map.

Please phone Mr & Mrs Stalker on 01725 514462, 01258 840463, 07930556694 or 07956 675276 a few days prior to your holiday to arrange key collection and advise of estimated time of arrival.
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Pricing and Opening Times
Seasons Open: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.

£496-£1025 per week.

All year.

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