Property Details

ETB Rating:
Near to: Blandford Forum
Sleeps: 4
Price range: £480 - £680
Cottages: 1
Total capacity: 4
Change over day: Saturday


Short breaks: No
Smoking: No
Pets: Yes
Disabled friendly: Yes
Wifi: Yes
Linen & Towels: Yes
Cots/highchairs No
Near to coast No
Near pub No
Near to golf No
Near to fishing No
Indoor pool No
Outdoor pool No
Sea/river view No
Play facilities No
Onsite parking Yes

The Old Stables, Child Okeford

The Old Stables

About The Old Stables, Child Okeford

Peacefully situated in a quiet location accessed via a private driveway, The Old Stables is ideally located for exploring Dorset. Child Okeford is a pretty village, 5 miles north of Blandford Forum in North Dorset, with a well stocked village shop which includes post office and cafe area. There is a farm shop and art gallery, two pubs, and interesting walks on the doorstep. The market towns of Blandford Forum and Shaftesbury are close by, and the rest of Dorset and its glorious countryside and coastline is within easy reach.

The cottage is a single storey converted stables. The accommodation comprises Sitting Room, Study/Dining Room, Kitchen, Bathroom, Cloakroom and two Bedrooms. It has a very private and sunny, south facing terrace, and pretty garden.  There is a pond in the garden, well stocked with plants and covered with a mesh frame for safety purposes.

Well behaved pet accepted by prior arrangement. 

Minimum stay of one week. Changeover on Saturdays.

Sitting Room
Comfortably furnished with sofa & two armchairs, the sitting room faces south and has a set of french windows leading to the large terrace. Smart colour TV with built in Freeview and iPlayer catch up, DVD Recorder/Playback, & music system.

Wi-fi internet connection is provided via a router in the study.

The main bedroom has a double bed, hanging cupboard, two chests of drawers & bedside tables with lights. Bedlinen is provided. 

The second bedroom has twin single beds, hanging cupboard, & small chest of drawers with bedside light. Bedlinen is provided. 

The small, sunny, well-equipped kitchen is open plan to the entrance hallway, and has a door to the garden.

Fitted with gas cooker, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, electric kettle & toaster, and ample supply of crockery, cutlery, glasses, pots & pans and general cookware.  Table, 4 chairs, & bench. 

The spacious bathroom is fitted with bath with overbath shower, folding shower screen, washbasin, W.C., airing cupboard, and washing machine.

There is also a separate cloakroom with additional W.C. & washbasin. 

Study/Dining Room
The study/dining room faces south and has a set of french windows leading to the large terrace.
There is a bureau/desk, a drop-leaf dining table which can be pulled out, and a sofa.

Wi-fi internet connection is provided via a router in the study.

Please see owner's website for many more photos.

Please note this cottage has not been rated by the english tourist board

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Availability of The Old Stables in 2018:

21st - 28th July.    £650 per wk
1st - 8th Sept.      £480 per wk

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