Nestled in a quiet and peaceful location, in the delightful village of Worth Matravers, Dorset, just 4 miles west of Swanage and Corfe Castle, this cosy cottage is a stone’s throw from the traditional village green and picturesque duck pond.
The front door opens into a bright open-plan, studio style accommodation, with plenty of light, and windows overlooking the garden. It has high ceilings, beautiful beams and has underfloor heating throughout the cottage, to keep it cosy on colder nights.
To the left side of this contemporary cottage, there is a fitted kitchen with a large fridge freezer, a combination microwave oven and washing machine.
There is a dining area with a table and chairs and a sitting area with a TV which has Freesat, which provides an ideal space to relax after an adventurous day out exploring the beautiful surroundings.
To the right side of the open plan accommodation is the bedroom area, featuring a king size bed. Leading from the bedroom area, is a door to a spacious shower room with a large walk in shower cubicle with an electric shower, WC and wash hand basin.
The Thatch has a lawn area at the front of the cottage, with garden furniture to dine in the sun or to relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this perfect location.
There is also a parking space at the front of the cottage for one car. The Thatch is set within the grounds of St Nicholas Court House, which may also be occupied by guests.
The Thatch, St Nicholas Court is a splendid property is a peaceful location and provides an ideal base for exploring this beautiful area. It is perfect for walkers as there are many stunning walks which can be enjoyed direct from the cottage’s front door, including Chapman’s Pool, St Aldhelm’s Head, Winspit, Seacombe, Dancing Ledge and The Priest’s Way. The picture-perfect village of Worth Matravers has the Square and Compass Pub offering a friendly welcome, the tea rooms, serving delicious home-cooked food and the locally crafted ‘Woodhenge’. The village of Corfe Castle is approximately 10 minutes’ drive and the seaside town of Swanage and other fantastic local beaches including Studland are within easy reach.
Walks from The Thatch:
Winspit Caves 1 mile, Chapmans pool 1.6 miles, Dancing Ledge 2.2 miles, St Aldhelms Head walk 2.1 miles, Swyre Head 5 miles, Kimmeridge bay 5.5 miles
Towns and villages and attractions from The Thatch:
Langton Matravers 1.7 miles, Kingston 2 miles, Swanage 4 miles, Corfe Castle 4 miles, Studland 6.2 miles, Wareham 8.5 miles, Kimmeridge 9 miles
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The cottage is ideally placed for hikes and runs on the coastal path. The village is cute and people are genuinely nice. We had a great time in The Thatch. The cottage itself is clean and spacious (we were 2 + dog). We had no cell reception but the Wifi is plenty fast. We had a wonderful time in The Thatch!
This little gem of a cottage is in the beautiful Village of Worth Matravers An ideal place to stay if you love breathtaking scenery, enjoy walking, or just relaxing. There is a very popular pub within walking distance called The Square & Compass which serves great beers and pasties a worth while visit. We had a lovely time hope to visit again soon.
Lovely comfortable cottage. We really enjoyed our stay. Great location.
Had an enjoyable stay at The Thatch in Worth Matravers. We were very lucky with the weather for the time of the year we booked. Our dog absolutely loved the location, fantastic walks across the fields which took their toll on me, not that he cared about that much! It was nice to come back to the light & airy accommodation and the under floor heating was nice in the bathroom. Loved the little seating area outside, shielded from the wind by the surrounding walls it became a bit of a sun trap at times during the day, can only imagine what its like in summer evenings or in fact breakfast time. I'm glad we took the opportunity to stay at The Thatch, it was a good jumping off point for the days we didn't go walking.
Ideal location to explore Purbeck. Spotlessly clean, lovely quiet village location. Near pub and easy walk to coast. Lovely cliff-top walks nearby. Wi-fi fine.
Such a perfect location for walking the SW Coast Path. So much to do and see within a short drive too. Loved Corfe Castle and the Blue Pool. Lovely village with great pub and shop. The Thatch was very comfortable and clean. Would definitely stay again.
We had a fantastic time, perfect weather and beautiful location. Will definitely be back.
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