Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River

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Sleeps: 8

Bedrooms: 4

Bathrooms: 4

Pets: No

Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River is a holiday castle in Portland, Dorset, sleeping 8 with sea views, stunning gardens and interior in 5 star luxury

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Prices from £3,456 per week

Change over day: Flexible

You can check availability and book this property by calling 0844 2731930 or by using the button below:

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Description

Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River is your own fairytale getaway in 5 star gold luxury. This 200 year old castle, made from Portland Stone is now welcoming groups and families to enjoy the spectacular grounds, lavish rooms and amazing facilities for the first time. Down the gated, private driveway to the imposing entrance you will already know you are staying somewhere very special. A host of rooms await discovery with something for everyone from the peaceful library, the family room, a quick catch up in the study or taking in the views from the conservatory or indoor swimming pool. The grounds are again waiting to be discovered with separate areas having their own theme such as the Italian garden or the English rose garden. Or wander down to the pond with the amazing waterfall all the while enjoying spectacular sea views. Enjoy the views over the 15th century Rufus Castle or take a walk through the 'Pirate's Graveyard' to Church Ope and enjoy a day on the beach. You can further refine your holiday experience with several optional extras including a private chef, wine tasting and tours of the local area if you so desire.

The accommodation at Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River comprises of a drawing room on the ground floor with sea views and access to the terrace with enough seating for nine, open fireplace, 40" TV with Sky HD and dining table with seating for ten. The study has views over the garden with two chesterfield sofas, two armchairs and pouffe, TV with Sky and Wii games console. The library is a circular room as it is based in the turret with two three seater sofas, two armchairs and a selection of board games and books. The conservatory has wonderful sea views, access to the terrace seating for six on Rattan furniture and a dining table with seating for eight.

The kitchen is a lavish affair with marble work surfaces, double electric fan assisted oven with integral grill, six burner gas hob, separate electric hob, large American fridge, dishwasher and table island with seating for eight. There is a utility area with freezer and sink and another utility area for laundry with washing machine and tumble dryer. There is the formal dining room with table and chairs for sixteen with a fully furnished adjoining bar area including glass washer and ice making machine.

The sleeping arrangements are just as grand. The master bedroom, Cape Schanck is located on the first floor with a super king sized bed, free standing wardrobe, dressing table and chest of drawers. The en-suite bathroom has a walk in shower cubicle, free standing bath, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom two, Print Hall, is located on the mezzanine level with two extra large single beds, dressing table and chest of drawers. The en-suite bathroom has a bath with shower over, hand basin and toilet.Bedroom three is Lamaoros on the first floor which has a king sized four poster bed, free standing wardrobe, dressing table and chest of drawers with an en-suite walk in shower, hand basin and toilet. Bedroom four is Margaret River, located on the mezzanine floor with two extra large single beds, free standing wardrobe, dressing table and bedside chest of drawers. The en-suite bathroom has a walk in shower cubicle, hand basin and toilet.

Outdoors there are large, enclosed private gardens with a number of themes with several ponds, a waterfall, terrace complete with furniture, additional patio areas perfect for al fresco dining, well manicured lawns and those amazing views. There is ample, secure parking. Please note the swimming pool is open between October and March. Outside these months the swimming pool is covered and large garden games are available. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.

Features

  • No pets are allowed at Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River
  • Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River has a stunning gardens with many different themes
  • Short breaks are available throughout the year
  • Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River has a real fire in the living room
  • Dishwasher available so you can enjoy more of your holiday
  • A Wii console is avilable for you to use
  • Linen and towels included
  • Ample secure off road parking available
  • Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River is a no-smoking property
  • Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River has far reaching sea viewsx
  • WiFi is enabled throughout Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River
  • Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River has a washing machine
  • A television, DVD player and CD player are available for you to use
  • Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River has an indoor heated swimming pool
  • Pubs and restaurants are just a short walk from Pennsylvania Castle, Margaret River

Area details

Wakeham

Wakeham is full of traditional quarryman's cottages dating back two to three hundred years. Although a small area it is packed with interest. Pennsylvania castle was built in 1800 by John Penn, grandson of the founder of Pennsylvania, and is now a private residence. Just round the corner from this is the Portland Museum, Rufus Castle, the ruins of St Andrews Church with its "pirate" graves and onwards to Church Ope Cove.

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There are several good walks again from Wakeham including the two butterfly reserves within easy reach. A walk along the coast down to Portland Bill will take about 45 minutes depending on how long you stop to take in the views and the wildlife. Walks along the old railway line and back to the top of the island are also available from Wakeham.

Facilities

The Hayloft Cafe is open throughout the summer season for coffees and light lunches. Otherwise, it is just a short walk into Easton where there are a number of choices or by car you can reach any of Portland's eating out establishments in under 5 minutes.

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Prices and Booking

Prices from £3,456 per week

Change over day: Flexible

You can check availability and book this property by calling 0844 2731930 or by using the button below:

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Nearest Airports

Bournemouth is 36 miles away

Exeter is 54 miles away

Bristol is 60 miles away

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