Folke Manor Farm Cottages

“Secluded farm with abundant wildlife” - VisitEngland Assessor

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Folke, Dorset

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The holiday cottages at Folke Manor Farm are located in the stunning Blackmore Vale area of North Dorset. Off the beaten track, the properties are in peaceful grounds with two large ponds. Cottages are named after some of wildlife spotted outside including herons, kingfishers, woodpeckers and wrens. For walkers, there is also a network of footpaths adjoining the fields.

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VisitEngland 4 Star Self Catering Accommodation

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Folke Manor Farm Cottages
Folke Manor Farm, Folke, SHERBORNE, Dorset, DT9 5HP

Features

Rooms
  • Total units: 4
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Dorset

Dorset means rugged varied coastlines and high chalk downlands. Squeezed in among the cliffs and set amid some of Britain’s most beautiful scenery is a chain of picturesque villages and seaside towns. Along the coast you’ll find the Lulworth Ranges, which run from Kimmeridge Bay in the east to Lulworth Cove in the west. Together with a stretch of East Devon, this is Britain’s Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, noted for its layers of shale and numerous fossils embedded in the rock. Among the best-known natural landmarks on this stretch of the Dorset coast is Durdle Door, a rocky arch that has been shaped and sculpted to perfection by the elements. The whole area has the unmistakable stamp of prehistory.

Away from Dorset’s magical coastline lies a landscape with a very different character and atmosphere, but one that is no less appealing. Here, winding, hedge-lined country lanes lead beneath lush, green hilltops to snug, sleepy villages hidden from view and the wider world. The people of Dorset are justifiably proud of the achievements of Thomas Hardy, its most famous son, and much of the county is immortalised in his writing. 

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