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Boar Mill Cottage has it all, comfort, warmth, history, intrigue and a story to tell. Enjoying unrivalled views of Corfe Castle, you will find yourself stopping to take it all in before you step inside this cosy cottage. With the castle dominating the skyline and the coast just down the road you will know you have arrived somewhere special. Stoke up the fire and feel the warmth that the baker once enjoyed, hunker down on a crisp winter evening and take in your surroundings. Boar Mill Cottage, a former bakery teems with stories to tell, with the former bread oven in the dining room and many of the bakers’ implements still in the cottage. In the summer months the cottage has just as much to offer, enjoy the historic surroundings whilst you relax in the garden, perhaps enjoying a drink sat out on the patio.
Located in a beautiful corner of Dorset, Boar Mill Cottage is central to the small town of Corfe Castle with local shops and restaurants, housed in quaint little buildings; you’ll feel as though you have stepped back in time. The historic Castle, from which the village gets its name, is situated within a short walk of the cottage. The climb to the top is rewarded with views across Corfe Castle and beyond, on a clear day reaching Swanage and Studland.
For those wanting to discover the local area of Purbeck, Corfe Castle provides a perfect base to explore the countryside. There are several trails, including the ‘Purbeck Ridgeway’ a 10 mile walk from Corfe Castle to the coast. For families there is the local ‘Dorset Waterpark’, beautiful Studland beach and the small seaside town of Swanage are all just a few miles away. Swanage can also be reached by travelling on the popular heritage railway line, with the steam train passing through the village during peak seasons. A little further afield the Jurassic Coast also awaits your explorations, perfect for fossil hunters!
Heating: Gas central heating included.
Parking: There will space for two cars near the cottage.
Garden: There is a medium sized grassed garden to the rear of the property. There is also a small yard at the front of the property.
Please note: There is a stream surrounding the cottage and an unfenced water course along the track leading to the property. Children should be supervised at all times in the garden and surrounding the property.
The WiFi signal is restricted to the kitchen, dining room and bedrooms 2 and 3.
No two days are the same across these three beautiful counties; from Wiltshire's dreamy downland and the stone circles of Avebury and Stonehenge, Dorset's coastal beauty and bucolic charms, and the wilds of Exmoor and Quantocks in Somerset. Their wide open spaces and historical sites draws people back again and again.