Located in Sturminster Newton, Dorset
Belview Cottage is a holiday cottage in near Sturminster Newton, Dorset, sleeping 4 and accepting pets in Dorset's beautiful Blackmore Vale
Belview Cottage is a detached cottage lying in the hamlet of Fifehead Neville which is 3 miles from Sturminster Newton. Located in the grounds of the owner's home, the cottage has been equipped and furnished to a high standard and comes with beautiful countryside views. This is a real get away from it all location with footpaths on your doorstep in which to enjoy the countryside.
The accommodation at Belview Cottage comprises of a living room with electric woodburner-effect fire, HD Freeview TV, blu-ray player, CD player, WiFi and a selection of books and games. The dining area has table and chairs for four and French doors leading outside. The kitchen is well equipped with electric oven and halogen hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. There are two eaves bedrooms, one arranged as a double and one a twin but both with excellent countryside views. A travel cot, highchair and baby bath are available. The bathroom has bath, separate shower cubicle, basin and toilet.
Outside there is an enclosed garden with patio area complete with table and chairs. There is a small lockable store and the cottage accepts one well behaved pet. There is off road parking for 2 cars and your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Sturminster Newton is in the Blackmore Vale and is surrounded by beautiful countryside. The town is split in two by the River Stour with Sturminster to the North and Newton to the South of the river.Read more
Move from the metropolis that is Sturminster Newton and you will find yourself in some stunningly beautiful areas - we holidayed in this very area in 2012. There are some great villages to explore including Okeford Fitzpaine, Child Okeford, Manston, Marnhull, Stalbridge, Stourton Caundle, Pulham and Hazelbury Bryan to name but a few.
Every Monday the town holds a market that has been occurring in the area for a long time and holds all sorts of locally produced goods. In the middle of September, the area gathers in all the cheese lovers to the Sturminster Newton Cheese Festival. 2014 saw it in its 15th year and exhibitor numbers grow even further. It's not all cheese though with a wealth of other food and drink exhibitors as well as entertainment and arts and crafts. On the third Thursday in August, Sturmninster Newton holds its annual carnival.
The North Dorset Trailway is run by a charity and is dedicated to making sections of the pld Somerset and Dorset Railway into usable areas to now walk and cycle. The trail now leads from Sturminster Newton all the way through Blandford Forum to Spetisbury, around 11 miles in total. It is one of the best ways to appreciate all the countryside around you with lots of attractions to visit on your way. One such is Sturminster Newton Mill, a stunning looking building with a very long history. The mill consists of three floors and a north and south wing and regular events are also held on the site. It even has a shop selling flour made by the still working mill. The mill is open between April and September with a small admission charge.
Sturminster Newton Museum is housed in a beautiful thatched building in the centre of the town. It shows exhibits to do with local history of the town, the local railways and even local poets. There is also a souvenir and gift shop and admission is fee.
You have a choice of over 20 places to eat out including tea houses, cafes, pubs and restaurants. There are also some great pubs and restaurants to discover in the outlying villages and towns.Read less
Bournemouth is 28 miles away
Bristol is 39 miles away
Exeter is 59 miles away