The Courthouse

Located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset Rating:

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Sleeps: 6

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 2

Pets: Yes

The Courthouse is a holiday cottage located in Sutton Poyntz, Dorset, offering spacious accommodation and sunny enclosed garden.

Prices and Booking

Prices from £634 per week

Change over day: Friday

You can check availability and book this property by calling 01244 746188 or by using the button below:



The Court House is a well presented, spacious character detached property with a sunny, enclosed rear garden making it ideal for pets. The Court House is so named as it housed, in medieval times, the court when Sutton Poyntz was the local regional centre. Sutton Poyntz retains the street plan and many of the stone house from this period and from when it formed the inspiration for "Overcombe" in Thomas Hardy's "The Trumpet Major".

The downstairs accommodation comprises of a hallway, a cloakroom with toilet and basin, a large kitchen diner which includes fridge, freezer, dishwasher, tumble dryer and washing machine. The lounge has double French doors leading to the enclosed rear garden which comes complete with table and chairs.

Upstairs leads you to bedroom one, a kingsize double with en-suite shower room. Bedroom two is a twin and bedroom three can either be set up as a king size double or another twin with two single 2ft 6 inch beds. The family bathroom is also on the first floor with shower over bath, hand basin and toilet.

The Court House has off road parking for two cars and linen hire is inclusive.


  • Pets allowed at The Courthouse
  • The Courthouse has an enclosed garden complete with table and chairs
  • The Courthouse has a washing machine and a tumble dryer
  • A television, DVD player and CD player are available for you to use
  • Pubs and restaurants are just a short walk from The Courthouse
  • The Courthouse is a no smoking property
  • Short breaks are available throughout the year
  • Dishwasher available so you can enjoy more of your holiday
  • Linen and towels included
  • Off street parking for two cars available

Area details

Sutton Poyntz

If you thought about the quintessential English village you may well have found it in Sutton Poyntz. With many old thatched cottages, a pond with bench seats under the weeping willows with ducks expectantly waiting for some bread to be thrown, a village hall and a church hall and a pub, The Sprinhead, Sutton Poyntz has everything you would expect. It has existed since about 100 years before the Norman Conquest.

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Aside from The Sprinhead pub in the heart of the village there are two other pubs within walking distance, The Spice Ship and The Bridge. Being pretty much on the edge of Weymouth, however, you will never have a problem with choice - the possibilities are almost endless. There are no shops actually in Sutton Poynts but two convenience stores very close by along Preston Road.

There are many events organised throughout the year from plant sales and a scarecrow competition to a village barbecue and a cream tea afternoon. If you need to work off some calories after such an event there are plenty of walks on your doorstep with great views over the Osmington White Horse and the Jurassic Coastline along the Dorset coast.

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Prices and Booking

Prices from £634 per week

Change over day: Friday

You can check availability and book this property by calling 01244 746188 or by using the button below:



Nearest Airports

Bournemouth is 32 miles away

Exeter is 53 miles away

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