The lodge is one of three lodges which have been carefully positioned to ensure your privacy yet with wonderful views towards the Dorset Gap. Nestled in the rural village of Ansty amid glorious Dorset countryside these delightful lodges make an excellent holiday base to explore this pretty county whatever the season. Beautifully finished and with uninterrupted views over the lake and on to the surrounding countryside the lodges are surrounded by Christmas trees to ensure maximum seclusion and have a wonderful Norwegian feel about them. Steeped in history Dorset s landscape of rolling chalk downland and hidden valleys affords wonderful walking with a network of footpaths directly from the lodge. You will be a couple of minutes walk to a traditional 250 year old pub which has an inviting bar and restaurant and on-site there is a farm shop selling everything from locally produced meat to freshly baked bread and croissants. The area offers a host of pretty and well renowned villages sandy beaches and the Jurassic coastline which has World Heritage status. The towns of Dorchester Blandford Forum and Weymouth are easily accessible and there are many attractions including Monkey World Abbotsbury Swannery Lulworth Castle to name but a few. Upon entering the lodge guests will immediately gain a sense of light and space which features throughout the living area. The hallway leads through to the impressive open-plan lounge/kitchen/dining room which has been designed to make the most of the countryside views. The full height windows which overlook the garden and beyond flood the room with light and offer opportunities to stargaze on a clear night. The lounge area provides a comfortable space to relax and catch up with friends and family with two sofas and an armchair arranged around the cosy wood burner and TV. The stylish kitchen is equipped with an electric range oven and gas hob microwave fridge freezer and dishwasher. This lovely entertaining space also has a dining area perfect for enjoying leisurely meals. Leading from the entrance hallway there is a useful utility room with a washer/dryer and a WC. The lodge has three bedrooms all of which have their own en-suite shower rooms and WCs. There are two cosy double bedrooms with king-size beds and one twin bedroom with 2 6 zip-and-link beds which can be made into a king-size on request. Opening the lounge doors to the garden guests can relax in the hot tub on the private veranda and take in beautiful views over the farmland. There is a step down to an open lawn area and there is also a table chairs and a BBQ perfect for those wishing to dine al fresco or enjoy a warm summers evening in these delightfully peaceful surroundings. Steps lead up from the lodge to the parking area which provides ample off-road parking.