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This boutique thatched cottage is located in the quintessential Portman estate village of Durweston, opposite the church, in the heart of dorset. A dreamy 18th century cottage described by 'Dorset Life' as 'the stuff of chocolate boxes'. Perfectly located to explore the coast and stunning country side yet the fabulous Georgian market town of Blandford Forum (noted in Thomas Hardy's book)is 10 mins away. Visit Cranborne Chase, Dorchester, Shaftesbury, the New Forest and Lulworth Cove. The cottage boasts a wealth of original features including a large inglenook and is attractive furnished with a bespoke kitchen. Decorated beautifully, earth tones & natural linens (used for magazine shoots). Luxury touches include wifi,ipod dock, freshly cut flowers, Egyptian cotton linen and Goose down duvets & pillows! Guests enjoy the lovely walks on the estate and visiting the local gastro pubs on the doorstep. The private cottage garden is planted with cherry blossom, roses & fresh herbs.