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"This iconic cottage is simply one of the most charming houses in England" Phil Spencer: History of Britain in 100 Homes

Archives for September 2014

Today is the start of Dorset Architectural Heritage Week – an annual event to increase awareness of Dorset’s wealth of architecturally important buildings and culture. The initiative allows free access to many buildings that are normally closed to the public or charge for entry. Their website gives all the details of what’s on and how to book… Continue Reading →

We occasionally send out a newsletter telling people about late availability and discounted rates for last minute stays. Here is the latest, link  with thanks to my hero AA Milne and his friends Winnie the Pooh and Christopher Robin…..another author who undoubtedly aimed his work at adults and who had such incredible perception and insight.… Continue Reading →

To go or not to go? That is the question…… Next week the cottage is available from Monday, 8th Sept to Friday, 12th Sept at £695.Shall I take £100 off the price for a last minute rate or shall I go and stay myself?Let me know if you’d like to stay to save me from… Continue Reading →

  I love hearing from people when they’ve spotted Gold Hill and Updown Cottage featuring in the media. This time it was on the cover of the Caravan Club magazine, extolling the virtues of Dorset. Whilst I don’t suppose readers of the magazine will be looking to stay in a cottage, it was lovely to see… Continue Reading →

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