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View from the verandah
Beach 1.5 miles
Dining room
Sitting room
Breakfast room
Games room with pool table, table football and arcade machine
View from the verandah
Beach 1.5 miles
Dining room

The Old Rectory, Symondsbury, Bridport, Dorset

11 - 22 11 Bed

Large family country house sleeping up to 32 with a games room, near Bridport and south coast beaches

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. The Old Rectory, Symondsbury, Bridport, Dorset, sleeps 11 - 22 in 11 bedrooms.

The décor of the house is in keeping with its period and we have tried to marry comfort with the atmosphere of a traditional country rectory.

The building lends itself to weekend house parties in a genuine and unspoilt Dorset village. Ideal for family get togethers, coastal holidays and special occasion weekends.

The Old Rectory has most of its original features including flagstone floors, open fireplaces, oak and pine floorboards, baize door coverings and a fine central staircase ascending through three floors.

The entire local area is designated as being of outstanding natural beauty and is ideal for long walks or a relaxed seaside holiday. It is about a mile and a half to the sea and there are a variety of beaches to choose from.

The nearest town Bridport has a Leisure Centre which is equipped for indoor swimming, squash, badminton, weight training.

There is golf, horse riding, sailing and diving facilities within easy reach.



Good mobile reception, WiFi throughout (FTTP).

Disabled Facilities

Please contact us with your requirements.


Up to 2 dogs.


Fully equipped, 3 ovens. Cutlery and crockery for 36.

Dining Room

Large dining room adjacent to the veranda. Seats up to 32.

Sitting Room

Very large drawing room, TV snug, Library/cards room. Breakfast room seating 16.

TV and Music Facilities

Large TV with full Sky package, speaker system to connect to via Bluetooth.

Games Room

Fully loaded - pool table, table football, bar and full-sized retro arcade machine (9000 games).

Heating and Open Fires

Open fire places.


11 bedrooms. Some bedrooms have extra singles stowaways in for children.


The beds all have duvets, pillows and linen.


9 bathrooms: some with roll top baths, others with showers.

Children's Facilities

Bumbos are available.


2 lovely gardens. Verandah. Courtyard with outdoor kitchen and seating areas. Decked area with swim spa (mini heated pool) and sauna.

Swimming Pool

4.4m Swim spa - heated.


Parking for up to 13 cars on private drive. More space on road next to house if required.


Smoking allowed outside only.

Booking Information

Change over days are Fridays, apart from mid-weeks which run from Monday to Friday.

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Spectacular Georgian Rectory, Traditional, Catering Available, Coast 1.5 Miles

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Weekly Price
From £11000
2 Night Weekend
From £5500
3 Night Weekend
From £6000
Midweek per night
From £1500


The house is situated in the very pretty village of Symondsbury with its parish church, village school and thatched pub and cottages.

  • Half a mile.
  • Axminster, 12 miles; Dorchester, 15 miles.
  • Bridport 1.5 miles.
  • 100 metres from the house.
  • Exeter, 38 miles.

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