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Compton Nest Large country house near Shaftesbury

Large house with hot tub in idyllic location

This charming house is set in a stunning and unique location at the foot of the Cranborne Chase in a small peaceful hamlet.
There are 3 acres of gardens and fabulous views and a caretaker living in a cottage on site, to welcome you on arrival.

Special Features

Huge Library, hot tub, Four poster bed room with single bed on annexe


The property has:

KITCHEN-  Large and well equipped, terracotta flagged country house style with 4 oven Aga (off in summer) electric oven and hob. Large fridge freezer, dishwasher, microwave and a coffee machine.
LIBRARY- In the barn, very large room with open fire and french doors on three sides to the garden with uninterrupted views. This handsome room is perfect for spending time with the whole family making memories. There is also a large dining table seating 20 available in this room. Large TV with sky.
SNUG - A cosy room with TV. and stove and plenty of seating.
BOOT ROOM - a large room with plenty of room for coats, boots, pushchairs, dogs etc
BED 1 - Large double bedroom with a cot and WC opposite
BED 2- Wheelchair friendly room with hard floor, and ensuite wet room style shower with shower seat and side spray bars. Two single beds.
BED 3- Three single beds
BED 4- Two single beds
BED 5- Four single beds
BED 6- Two single beds
BED 7- Super King size bed with ensuite bathroom
Two further bath rooms on the first floor.
In the barn
BED 8- King size four poster bed and single bed on the mezzanine up quite steep stairs, not suitable for very young children. WC and washbasin ensuite

  • Facilities

    WiFi/Internet, Wheelchair access, Owners on site
  • Kitchen

    Cooker, Range cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Dishwasher, Kitchen table, High chair provided
  • Dining room

    Dining table, seats 18


  • TV


Summer dining for everyone. Outdoor table tennis, BBQ from March, large garden and parking for 6 cars.

Stunning idyllic location at the foot of the cranborne chase and below the runway of a grass airport. You can often watch tiger Moth bi planes, aireal acrobatics, and even take an flight yourself. 

  • Outside

    Garden, Garden furniture, Hot tub, Barbecue, Parking
  • Parking

    Spaces for 6 cars

Local area

The area is rich in history.

Lots of wonderful places to visit nearby. Stourhead, montacute and Barrington all NT. hauser and Wirth and Tisbury Barn art galleries, Bruton and Sherborne for wonderful independent shops. hillforts at Mere, Old Sarum and Hambledon hill, castle at Sherborne and Wardour. Great restaurtants at Pythouse walled Garden, Beckford Arms, The Fontmell and King John.  Visitor attraction museums at Haynes motor museum, Fleet Air Arm. World Heritage sites at Stonehenge, Bath, Avebury and the Jurassic Coast.


Period Name Date From Date To Price [£]
Weekends From 15th Feb 2018 26th Mar 2020 1750.00
midweek breaks 4 nights 15th Feb 2018 21st Nov 2019 1250.00
weeks from 15th Feb 2018 23rd Jan 2020 1850.00