A former Victorian Piggery, the property has been sympathetically converted to provide light and airy accommodation
Ground floor: Open plan kitchen, dining and sitting room
Welcome to Downclose Piggeries!
Ground floor: Modern, open plan fully fitted kitchen
Ground floor: Open plan kitchen, dining and sitting room
Ground floor: The light and airy sitting room with dining area
Sample the delights of Downclose Farm
Ground floor: Double bedroom with 6' king size bed
Welcome to Downclose Piggeries!
Ground floor: Single bedroom with 3' bed
Ground floor: Large shower room with walk in shower
Ground floor: Large shower room with walk in shower
Garden table with bench seating under a tree with lovely views
Private outside space with garden furniture
Enjoy dining al fresco at Downclose Piggeries
Private outside space with garden furniture
A former Victorian Piggery, the property has been sympathetically converted to provide light and airy accommodation
Downclose Piggeries is a delightful single story dwelling located along a quiet country lane
Several footpaths take walkers either into the village of North Perrott or into Dorset which lies on the borders of Downclose Farm land
There are lots of local footpaths leading to the wonderful surrounding countryside
Beautiful countryside surrounds Downclose Piggeries
The property sits on Downclose Farm and guests are welcome to explore the farmland and beyond, into the magical bluebell woods
The property sits on Downclose Farm and guests are welcome to explore the farmland and beyond, into the magical bluebell woods
Visit the lambs in Springtime at the farm
Guests are welcome to explore the farmland and beyond, into the magical bluebell woods
Pumpkins in Autumn to enjoy!
Enjoy a cosy Christmas at Downclose Piggeries
Beautiful lighting around the front porch area

Downclose Piggeries

2 nights min. stay

from £361

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+44 (0)1227 656 991

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At a glance

Sleeps 3
Property type Villa
Changeover day Flexible
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Min # of nights 2
Arrival time 16:00
Departure time 10:00

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Downclose Piggeries is a delightful single storey dwelling located along a quiet country lane, just a quarter of a mile outside the lovely Hamstone village of North Perrott on the Somerset/Dorset borders. A former Victorian Piggery, the property has been sympathetically converted to provide light and airy accommodation for up to three guests with fabulous views over the surrounding countryside.

Downclose Piggeries is a delightful single storey dwelling located along a quiet country lane, just a quarter of a mile outside the lovely Hamstone village of North Perrott on the Somerset/Dorset borders. Just 35 minutes from West Bay on the famous Jurassic Coast and 6 miles from the pretty Dorset town of Beaminster, the property is very well located. A former Victorian Piggery, the property has been sympathetically converted to provide light and airy accommodation for up to three guests with fabulous views over the surrounding countryside.

The property sits on Downclose Farm and guests are welcome to explore the farmland and beyond, into the magical bluebell woods. Eggs are available from the free range hens, lamb and beef is also available from the farm’s grass raised beef and sheep.
This holiday cottage at a glance

Sleeps three guests.
Double bedroom with 6' king size bed.
Single bedroom with 3' single bed.
Large walk in shower room.
Wood burning stove.
WiFi.
Parking for up to two vehicles.
Walled patio area.
Sorry, no pets.
Children over 15 years are welcome.
Minimum of a three night stay.

Additional features

Electric hob and oven.
Larder fridge and full size freezer.
Dishwasher and microwave.
Washing machine.
Freeview smart television.
DVD player and digital radio.
Beams in sitting room and main bedroom.
Within walking distance of a good pub/restaurant.
Fabulous views over fields and woodland.
No steps to the property.
Stable door from sitting room area to the former pig sty patio area with barbecue and garden furniture.
Electric hob, oven, larder fridge, full size freezer, dishwasher and microwave, washing machine. Freeview smart television, DVD player, digital radio.

Attractions and nearby amenities

North Perrott is a beautiful Hamstone village offering plenty of opportunities to walkers. There are lots of local footpaths leading to the wonderful surrounding countryside of both Somerset and Dorset. Next door to several footpaths which can take walkers either into the village of North Perrott or into Dorset which lies on the borders of Downclose Farm land.
The village has its own Farm Shop which sells a range of meat, dairy, cereal, fruit and veg - all sourced as locally as possible. To complement the shop, there is a seasonal fruit farm, garden centre and cafe serving light meals and snacks.
The Manor Arms pub and restaurant in the village is within walking distance and offers beers and both a bar and restaurant menu.
The White Horse pub and restaurant in the neighbouring village of Haselbury Plucknett (half a mile away from North Perrott) also offers local beers and has gained an excellent reputation for its original and delicious food.
The small market town of Crewkerne with its monthly farmers market has three supermarkets, a swimming pool and specialist shops.
The pretty Dorset town of Beaminster is 6 miles away with specialist/boutique shops and historic listed buildings.
The area is rich in National Trust properties.
London to Crewkerne, with its mainline station can be reached in approx 2.5 hours. Crewkerne to Downclose Piggeries is 10 minutes drive.
Downclose Piggeries lies just 14.2 miles and 35 minutes from West Bay on the famous Jurassic Coast via the A3066. West Bay was the location for the successful TV series 'Broadchurch'. A little further along the coast is Burton Bradstock, 15.3 miles from North Perrott, where visitors can walk on the beach and then call in at the famous Hive Cafe.
Abbotsbury Swannery - 22 miles away is the worlds only managed colony of nesting mute swans, it is the only place where visitors can walk through the colony, see cygnets hatching and participate in feeding the swans.
Abbotsbury is also home to the famous sub-tropical gardens which hold a number of events throughout the year, including the Classic Car Show, The Abbotsbury Fair, Outdoor Theatre and the Enchanted Illuminated Gardens.

For additional inspiration on what to do within the area, please click here.




Amenities

  • Feature fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Open fire
  • TV

Activities & Attractions

  • Cycling
  • Walking

General FAQ's

Seasonal weekly tariff overview

# Min stay Start date End date Price
2 nights 28 Oct 2019 18 Dec 2019 £675
2 nights 19 Dec 2019 31 Dec 2019 £906
2 nights 01 Jan 2020 02 Jan 2020 £906
2 nights 03 Jan 2020 01 Mar 2020 £680
2 nights 02 Mar 2020 02 Apr 2020 £821
2 nights 03 Apr 2020 26 Apr 2020 £941
2 nights 27 Apr 2020 07 May 2020 £821
2 nights 08 May 2020 11 May 2020 £941
2 nights 12 May 2020 21 May 2020 £821
2 nights 22 May 2020 31 May 2020 £941
2 nights 01 Jun 2020 25 Jun 2020 £821
2 nights 26 Jun 2020 03 Sep 2020 £941
2 nights 04 Sep 2020 22 Oct 2020 £821
2 nights 23 Oct 2020 01 Nov 2020 £900
2 nights 02 Nov 2020 17 Dec 2020 £688
2 nights 18 Dec 2020 31 Dec 2020 £923
2 nights 01 Jan 2021 03 Jan 2021 £923
2 nights 04 Jan 2021 28 Feb 2021 £693
2 nights 01 Mar 2021 01 Apr 2021 £837
2 nights 02 Apr 2021 25 Apr 2021 £959
2 nights 26 Apr 2021 29 Apr 2021 £837
2 nights 30 Apr 2021 03 May 2021 £959
2 nights 04 May 2021 27 May 2021 £837
2 nights 28 May 2021 06 Jun 2021 £959
2 nights 07 Jun 2021 08 Jul 2021 £837
2 nights 09 Jul 2021 02 Sep 2021 £959
2 nights 03 Sep 2021 21 Oct 2021 £837
2 nights 22 Oct 2021 31 Oct 2021 £917
2 nights 01 Nov 2021 16 Dec 2021 £701
2 nights 17 Dec 2021 03 Jan 2022 £941

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