Dorset House overview
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For a large family get together or holiday home where you can do your own catering and have lots of very comfortable space, look at the many attractions that Dorset House has to offer. It is a substantial town house in the old quarter of the Warwickshire town of Alcester whose origins date back to the 15th century. In fact it was once a brewery, although alas no bottles remain in its extensive ...
cellars! The interior is beautifully furnished and there is a lovely large walled garden, which gives you complete privacy from its High Street setting. Step outside and there’s everything you need in the way of shops and restaurants if catering for your large family group becomes a bit too daunting. There is also a lot to see in the area from country houses and nature trails and its only eight miles to Stratford-upon-Avon and even Warwick and the lovely villages of the Cotswolds are within easy driving range. ACCOMMODATION – The main part of Dorset House has a period entrance hall. Living room. Well-equipped kitchen with glazed door to courtyard. Bathroom with shower attachment, bidet and toilet. On the first floor is a double bedroom with 5ft bed. Large family bathroom. Separate toilet. On the second floor is a large double bedroom with 5ft bed, sitting area and additional Z-bed (for alternative sleeping only). Further double bedroom. Two twin bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room and toilet. Single bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower over freestanding bath and toilet. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet.
The apartment has an entrance hall, sitting/dining room with imposing 15th-century stone fireplace. The first floor has a landing with 15th-century stone fireplace. Large double bedroom with sitting area. Twin bedroom with two additional folding beds (for +2 children). Shower room. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. On the second floor is a double bedroom with 5ft bed. Twin bedroom. Bathroom with bidet and toilet. NB: Grounds lead to river. Small courtyard with terrace and furniture. Shared grounds with walled garden. Parking for four cars. Note: Dorset Cottage (ref NLT) is located to the rear of Dorset House in the garden and can be booked separately as further accommodation for a larger family group. FOR KIDS - Baby and toddler friendly cottages offer excellent facilities and information for families and meet child safety guidelines. Properties have a cot, high chair, stair gate if necessary and a microwave. Suggestions are given for playgrounds, soft play centres, beaches and child friendly places to eat nearby. A list is also provided with information about the nearest chemist, doctor, supermarket and delivery services.