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Brightside Cottage

Wimborne, Dorset, England

Brightside Cottage in Wimborne, Dorset, England
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About Brightside Cottage

Tucked away in a pretty cottage garden, this cosy 4 Star 17th century thatched cottage makes a lovely holiday retreat. Adjoining the owners home, Brightside cottage has been beautifully restored and furnished. A 20 minute walk takes you to the delightful market town of Wimborne Minster; with its many shops, restaurants and tea rooms. Just a short drive away, is the popular seaside town of Bournemouth,(approximately 10 miles away) with its miles of sandy beaches leading to the Purbecks for stunning coastal walks and the spectacular ruins of Corfe Castle. Close by, visitors will always be enchanted by the beautiful New Forest. This quaint cottage makes a perfect base for exploring this lovely part of the world, and we very much look forward to meeting you. Pets accepted at owners discretion. B & B can be available on request.
This 4 star 17th century thatched cottage offers 1 double room, with ensuite bathroom. Lounge with woodburning fire also has a double sofa bed and seperate kitchen/dining area, mature cottage garden with garden furniture.
Please note: Low ceiling in lounge area.

Nearby towns & villages..

King Street, Wimborne Minster, Dorset

Wimborne Minster (103 Pictures)

(0.8 miles, 1.2 km)

Wimborne Minster is a magnificent Georgian town in the valley of the delightful River Stour...

Close up of Fointain at Abbey front, Stapehill

Stapehill (14 Pictures)

(2.1 miles, 3.4 km, direction E)

Stapehill, in the beautiful Dorset countryside is best known for its romantic Abbey gardens which are an absolute joy for every visitor including gardening enthusiasts...

Down by the lake, Stapehill Abbey Gardens

Ferndown (3 Pictures)

(3.0 miles, 4.9 km, direction E)

This town lies amidst noted countryside between Wimborne Minster and Ringwood...

Bridge over River Stour at White Mill, near Sturminster Marshall, Dorset

Sturminster Marshall (1 Pictures)

(4.5 miles, 7.2 km, direction W)

Sturminster Marshall is famous for its beautiful White Corn Mill and for the magnificent eight arched bridge spanning the River Stour...

Old Town, Poole

Poole (182 Pictures)

(6.1 miles, 9.9 km, direction S)

Three miles of golden beaches extending from Sandbanks to Brankesome Dene Chine and on towards Bournemouth, ensure an enjoyable time for families and sun-worshippers alike...


Bournemouth (171 Pictures)

(7.1 miles, 11.5 km, direction SE)

Seven miles of glorious golden sands, fringed by the bluest of seas lapping the shore, make Bournemouth a firm favourite for family holidays...

Poole Harbour

Sandbanks (30 Pictures)

(8.5 miles, 13.8 km, direction S)

Sandbanks near Poole, in Dorset, is known for its stunning award-winning sandy beaches, and as being one of the costliest places to live in the world...

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Abbey Tower Stapehill

Stapehill Abbey (7 Pictures)

(2.0 miles, 3.2 km, direction E)

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Kingston Lacy House, Dorset

Kingston Lacy (44 Pictures)

(2.7 miles, 4.4 km, direction W)

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View from Badbury Rings, Near Wimborne, Dorset

Badbury Rings (19 Pictures)

(3.9 miles, 6.2 km, direction W)


Bridge over River Stour at White Mill, near Sturminster Marshall, Dorset

White Mill (5 Pictures)

(4.0 miles, 6.5 km, direction W)

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Upton Country Park, Poole, Dorset

Upton House & Country Park (11 Pictures)

(5.3 miles, 8.6 km, direction S)

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A view of Bournemouth from The Bournemouth Eye!

The Bournemouth Eye (3 Pictures)

(7.2 miles, 11.6 km, direction SE)

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