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Old School

  • West Knighton
  • Dorchester
  • Dorset
  • DT2 8PE


  • Family
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Open fire / Wood burner
  • Parking
  • Pet Friendly
  • Rural Location
  • Self Catering
  • Weekend Breaks
  • WiFi

At a Glance

  • 3 bedrooms, 2 bath/ shower rooms
  • Dishwasher & washing machine
  • 30 minute drive to beaches
  • Great for walkers
  • Lots of period features

About this Holiday Cottage

Welcome to Old School Holiday Cottage near Dorchester, a beautifully presented 19th century property retaining much period charm. This attractive Grade II listed cottage has been newly renovated to offer luxurious accommodation which combines with original features such as a bell tower, exposed arched timber-work, thick solid walls, decorative stonework and leaded light windows.


The spacious lounge has two large leather sofas, a built in wood burner stove, a flat screen TV and DVD player. The contemporary dining area can seat six and the kitchen is well appointed with a washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. Wi-Fi service is provided at the cottage.

Bedrooms / Bathrooms

Bedroom three with twin single beds is set on the ground floor and enjoys access to a cloakroom with WC and hand basin. The master double bedroom with king size bed is situated on the first floor and there is a further twin bedroom with ensuite shower room. The family bathroom has large cubicle, bath with central tap, WC and hand basin.


The cottage has off road parking for two cars. 

Other Things to Note

Bed linen and towels are provided for your stay. The property is heated by gas central heating and one basket of logs is supplied for the wood burner in winter. 


Short breaks of two nights or more may be available and last minute breaks may be possible within seven days of arrival.

One well behaved dog is accepted by prior arrangement.

Around and About

Beautiful Lulworth Cove can be reached in around twenty minutes by car and the property is also fifteen minutes from the amenities of Dorchester. The village of West Knighton also has a popular pub - The New Inn, a parish church and village shop. The cottage is also ideal for exploring The Purbecks - an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


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