Located in Charmouth, Dorset
Badgers is a Grade II listed cottage in Charmouth that is partly thatched, pet friendly and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 1
Badgers is a Grade II listed, pet-friendly, mostly thatched cottage in the popular Dorset town of Charmouth. Just 500 yards from the shops and eateries in the town and 1/2 mile from the beach this beautiful cottage sleeps up to six people. There are three bedrooms, one king-size double, one double, a family room, and a large bathroom. On the ground floor, there are two sitting rooms, (one with a wood-burning stove), a formal dining room and a shower room. Outside is a peaceful, enclosed, cottage garden just waiting to be discovered, with steps, gravel paths, pretty borders, fruit trees and an elevated decked area with a table and chairs and distant views to Stonebarrow Hill and the sea.
Just 500 yards from the heart of Charmouth and ½ mile from the beach is Badgers, a Grade II listed, and mostly thatched cottage. This beautiful cottage is surprisingly spacious, stylishly furnished and full of character.
Enter via a large porch - ideal for kicking off sandy shoes, to the dining room. Two steps up and you're in a comfortable sitting room with a wood-burning stove and glazed doors that lead to a raised decked area and look out over the garden. A second elegant living room has a little window seat and is a good spot for those seeking a little peace to sit and read quietly. The distinctive galley-style kitchen is small but perfectly formed and more than ample to cater for a busy family.
Steep narrow stairs lead to three very pretty bedrooms – a large king-size double, a double with a view of the garden, and a family room with one single bed and a stacker beds. On the landing is a huge walk-in wardrobe and a large family bathroom.
Outside, the enclosed suntrap cottage garden is tranquil, and just waiting to be discovered, with steps, gravel paths, pretty borders, fruit trees and an elevated decked area with a table and chairs and distant views to Stonebarrow Hill and the sea. The old coastal village of Charmouth has interesting shops and a handful of pubs, with a long sandy/pebble beach backed by ‘Jurassic Coast’ cliffs - famous for fossils. The renowned town of Lyme Regis with its historic 'Cobb' is just two miles away or in the bustling market town of Axminster foodies can visit Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s café - River Cottage Canteen. Badgers is a charming, individual coastal cottage, and a fabulous home in which to relax, unwind and enjoy the 'Jurassic Coast’.
- Central heating with wood burning stove
- Microwave, fridge-freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV with WiFi & DVD player, Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and highchair available on request
- Off-road parking for one car
- Enclosed garden
- One well-behaved dog welcome, Sorry no smoking
Charmouth is a beautiful, unspoiled seaside village near Lyme Regis. For families, it is a chance to unwind and enjoy the charm the village has to offer. The village has two traditional pubs, as well as cafes. There are a post office, convenience store and bakers. The village is very picturesque and the National Trust controls significant portions of the scenic areas around the town. The area, famed for its fossils on the sandy beach is part of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. Join in with a guided fossil hunt or visit the fossil centre to learn more. The beach is famous for its sandy shore and gently shelving waters make it the ideal family beach