"Deans Court Estate comprises 3 properties The Gate House a spacious architectural gem which has been sympathetically restored and now offers stylish interiors and wonderful enclosed grounds. With its high ceilings cosy nooks sash windows and a wonderful turned wooden staircase blending seamlessly with the owners passion and keen eye for interior design.\nThe two period cottages set within their own walled garden and adjoining orchard provide the perfect space in which to relax and unwind and are a short walk away from the Gate House.\nTo make your stay extra special all guests receive a welcome basket of local homemade treats on arrival including freshly baked bread from the local bakery locally sourced free-range eggs locally produced jam milk a selection of Dorset teas and ground coffee.\nTucked away at the outskirts of historic Wimborne Minster gives this wonderful collection of properties a rural feeling but within a short stroll of the vibrant town square and its bars and restaurants.\nWithin 30 minutes drive you will find Sandbanks peninsula with miles of unspoilt sandy beaches and the chance to enjoy a wide variety of water based activities. From here take the iconic chain ferry to Swanage a glorious victorian seaside town. If you are looking for culture Kingston Lacy a National Trust house and gardens are well worth a visit or take in a show or concert at the ’Art Deco’ Tivoli theatre a 5 minute walk away. Further afield Bournemouth with its miles of sandy beaches promenade and pier are within half an hours drive and well worth a visit Thinking of heading further afield? Why not head west to the County Town of Dorchester just half an hour’s drive away or find a hidden cove along the jurassic coast or go fossil hunting at Lyme Regis."
Deans Court Estate: sleeps 28 in 13 bedroom and 8 bathrooms (4 of which are en suite)
The Gate House: sleeps 16 adults in 7 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms (3 of which are en suite). Ample private parking. Garden area - Enclosed.
Apple Cottage: sleeps 6 adults in 3 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms (1 of which is en suite). Private parking. Garden area - Enclosed.
Plum Cottage: sleeps 6 adults in 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom (Bunk beds suitable for both children and adults) with a further small double in a converted Shepherds Hut set in the garden. Private parking. Garden area - Enclosed.
The Gate House.
Grand Entrance hall.
Bed 1 (sleeps 2) Twin bedroom with en suite shower and WC
Large kitchen with Aga, 2 electric ovens, 5-ring gas hob and dishwasher
Separate breakfast room
Dining room with space for 16 guests
Entertainment room with underfloor heating and bi-fold doors onto the terrace, XBox and 75" flat screen TV connected to Netflix
Bed 2 (sleeps 2) Double bedroom with en suite shower and WC
Bed 3 (sleeps 2) Double bedroom
Bed 4 (sleeps 2) Double bedroom
Bed 5 (sleeps 2) Twin bedroom
Bed 6 (sleeps 2) Twin bedroom
2 separate family bathrooms with WC
Accessed via steep steps
Bed 7 (sleeps 4) Double bed plus two Twin beds with ensuite bathroom and WC
Bedroom 1 (sleeps 2) in twin/double bed with en suite shower room with WC
Cosy living room with log stove, large kitchen/dining room comfortably seating 6, with a separate WC
Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2) with double bed
Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2) with double bed
Bathroom with bath, basin and WC
Entrance hall, Large Sitting/Dining Room with wood burner, separate kitchen and WC
Master Bedroom (sleeps 2) with Double bed
Bedroom 2 (sleeps 2) with bunk beds (suitable for children and adults)
Wi-Fi/Broadband/TV connected to Netflix (complimentary £20 to spend on Apple movies
All wood supplied for fires and stoves as needed
The Gate House: Large enclosed garden with BBQ. Table and chairs. Hot tub now available.
Apple Cottage: Small westerly facing rear garden overlooking pasture land with cottage garden to the front, BBQ. Table and chairs.
Plum Cottage: Generous enclosed garden with the rear garden having views across open pasture land. Bedroom 3 (sleeps 2) Converted Shepherds Hut with small double bed with log stove
What you need to know
Highchair and travel cots available (please supply own bedding for this)
Suitable for wheelchair access
No hen/stag parties
A security deposit of £500 is required at this property. This will be collected automatically 7 days prior to arrival and refunded (unless a damage claim is received) 7 days after the end of your stay. Please note that your refunded security deposit will take 3-5 days to appear in your account. For your convenience, we’ll take this payment from the last card used to make payment to us. If you would prefer to use a different method of payment, please let us know before the security deposit is due.
Properties in England - Current government guidance states that in England, outdoor restaurants and takeaway options, as well as swimming pools are permitted to open in Step 2 (expected to be 12 April – 16 May 2021), subject to social distancing rules. Indoor entertainment and areas of hospitality will not be permitted to open until Step 3 (expected to be 17 May – 20 June 2021).
Wales: The latest Welsh government guidance states that outdoor attractions and outdoor hospitality, including at cafes, pubs and restaurants can reopen on Monday 26 April 2021. Gyms, leisure facilities and fitness facilities can reopen on 3 May 2021.
Scotland: The latest Scottish government guidance states that gyms and swimming pools can reopen for individual exercise on 26 April 2021. On the same day, outdoor hospitality (which can serve alcohol and stay open until 10pm) and indoor hospitality (without alcohol and closing at 8pm) can reopen.
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