Located in Wimborne, Dorset
The Old Dairy II is a holiday cottage in Uppington, Dorset, sleeping 2 on a working farm with magnificent countryside views.
The Old Dairy II is located on Sunnylands Farm, a working farm in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the edge of the small hamlet of Uppington. On clear days you will have spectacular views across West Dorset all the way to the Isle of Wight. You are well placed to explore many of the attractions in the area including the Swanage Railway, Corfe Castle, the 7 miles of golden sandy beaches at Bournemouth, the New Forest and the whole stretch of World Heritage Jurassic Coast.
The accommodation at The Old Dairy II comprises of an open plan living/dining room with Freesat TV, DVD player, radio/CD/iPod dock, WiFi and dining area with table and chairs. The kitchen comes well equipped with cooker, microwave, washing machine and dishwasher. The bedroom has a 5ft double bed. There is a wet room with basin and toilet.
Outside there is an enclosed courtyard garden with furniture as well as shared gardens of 1 acre. There is a cycle store and horses can be stabled by arrangement with the owner. There is parking for one car. Your electricity, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Wimborne Minster, more often called just Wimborne, lies about 5 miles North of Poole and is named after the impressive church in the town. Dating back to the 12th century the town is rich in character and the old and the new have merged together seamlessly.Read more
Wimborne has a large and well established market that runs on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday on the edge of the town to accommodate the size of the event. If you are holidaying in the area in November then visit the fireworks display which boasts to be the longest display in the county, an honour it has held since 2004. Every June the town hosts the Wimborne Minster Folk Festival which dates back to 1980. Highly regarded nationally, the annual event of traditional folf dance and song sees one of the largest gatherings of dance teams and musicians in the South of England and attracts over 20,000 people across the weekend.
Notable attractions in the area include the Tivoli Theatre, a fully restored 'Art Deco' theatre dating to 1936 which now shows the latest films in its 500 seats. Wimborne Model Town was built over 50 years ago and is a 1/10th scale model village that amazes its visitors from all over the world with its quality and realism. They also have an award winning sensory garden, giant chess, putting lawn, model railway gift shop and tea room. The Prists's House Museum and Garden is located in the heart of Wimborne and tells the story of East Dorset from the 17th century with 10 galleries to explore.
Once again you are spoilt for choice in the town itself and if you include the surrounding villages there are an even greater number of pubs and restarants can be chosen from.Read less
Bournemouth is 9 miles away
Bristol is 54 miles away
Exeter is 77 miles away