Fossil And The Cross Cottage

Located in West Bexington, Dorset

This cute stone cottage is in the village of West Bexington near to Bridport in Dorset and can sleep 4 people in 2 bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: 2


The Fossil and the Cross is a cute stone cottage situated in West Bexington near to Abbotsbury in Dorset and benefits from sea views. The cottage can sleep 4 people in (1 Double and 1 twin single bedroom as well as a family bathroom. The rest of the cottage is made up of an open plan living kitchen dining room with a woodburning stove. To the outside of the cottage is off road parking for 2 cars and a lawned garden with garden furniture. The Fossil and the Cross is for those who want to holiday near Chesil beach and have lots of country walks to explore.

Property Details

Fossil And The Cross Cottage is a converted, stone-built building surrounded by a pretty garden in West Bexington with coastal views through the mature trees and landscape. Accessed via a private road this is one of three cottages at this location which all share in the peaceful and tranquil setting. Take a walk across a couple of fields and you will find yourself relaxing on the famous Chesil Beach. This area is great for those that like fishing and perhaps even better for those that like walking which can be enjoyed with the whole family as the cottage accepts up to two well-behaved pets. To keep you fuelled up for your walks a tea room is within walking distance or enjoy a meal at The Manor Restaurant or The Bull Inn. Explore along the Jurassic Coast to West Bay, Charmouth and Lyme Regis to the West and Abbotsbury, Portland and Weymouth to the east.

The accommodation at Fossil And The Cross Cottage is all on the ground floor and comprises of an open plan living area with log burner, comfy chairs, French doors leading outside, TV and dining area with table and chairs for four. The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge, dishwasher and washing machine. There are two bedrooms, a double and a twin and a bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and toilet. A cot and highchair can be provided upon request.

Outside are wonderful gardens complete with patio and furniture. There is off-road parking for two cars. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.


  • Electric free-standing heaters and log burner, electric oven and hob, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV
  • Fuel and power included in rent
  • Bed linen and towels included in rent
  • Cot and high chair available
  • Off-road parking for two cars
  • Garden with patio with furniture
  • Welcomes two well-behaved dogs
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Pub 5 min
  • Farm shop 5 min
  • Beach 5 min


Close to coast
Cot Available
Great View
Ground floor bedroom
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
Washing machine



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Area Details

West Bexington

West Bexington is a small pretty coastal village. Situated between the nearby villages of Abbotsbury and Burton Bradstock. The towns of Dorchester and Weymouth are 27 minutes away by car in opposite directions. The village is surrounded by National Trust land. Popular for its all-year-round fishing, you can very often catch mackerel off Chesil Beach in the summer and bass in the autumn. The area is a birdwatcher's paradise and great for ramblers discovering unseen treasures.

West Bexington offers the perfect spot to explore the South West Coast Path. Marvel at the spectacular views over Chesil and Weymouth beach. The village of Abbotsbury offers a few local shops. The Swannery in Abbotsbury is well worth a visit, for bird-lovers and you may even be lucky enough to spot a cygnet. Abbotsbury children's farm is a delight for any parent looking to entertain their children. Children can ride tractors, visit pets corner, and much more. There is a cafe which serves lunch and beverages so parents can sit and relax with a coffee while the children finish off the day with soft play.

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