Located in Bridport, Dorset
This idyllic getaway is in the heart of the stunning Jurassic Coast and in the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Take a lovely country stroll or embark on a coastal adventure to settle into the holiday spirit in style.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
Being less than a mile from the sea, this well-appointed property is within easy reach of a multitude of activities. Located a few steps from the cottage is a bridleway that leads you down to the beach, cliffs and pub at Seatown, so you can enjoy early morning strolls to see the sunrise or evening rambles to see the sunset. The village of Chideock offers easy access to the rest of West Dorset, from Lyme Regis to Weymouth, and access to the World Heritage Jurassic Coast is available at a number of places. The popular seaside resort of West Bay is just 4 miles away, made famous by Broadchurch, with its bustling harbour and expansive beach. Charmouth is 5 miles west and has a popular fossil-hunting beach with hammers and goggles available to hire. Further west again is Lyme Regis, a seaside town with a range of independent shops and eateries as well as a family-friendly beach. Located within the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and with the World Heritage Jurassic Coast on your doorstep, there is plenty for families to explore together.
Sat at the end of a row of cottages in a quiet no-through lane, this stylish property provides a relaxing break away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Entering through the traditional front door, you are welcomed into this comfortable property by the lounge/dining room where you can settle down in front of the Smart TV after a day out exploring. There is ample room to enjoy leisurely meals around the dining table whilst planning your days ahead. Heading through the lounge/dining room you will find the contemporary kitchen where you can prepare your favourite meals whilst admiring the views out to the garden. The kitchen offers an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, espresso machine and washing machine. A door from the kitchen leads out to the garden. Steep, cottage-style stairs lead upstairs to three bedrooms. The Master bedroom has a king-size bed and is a bright and airy room with dual aspect. There are two further cosy bedrooms, one with a small double bed (accessed on one side) and the other with a single bed. Completing the first floor is the bathroom (accessed via one step up), which has a bath with a handheld shower, a WC and a heated towel rail to keep your towels nice and warm.
To the rear of the cottage, you can enjoy the enclosed garden with a table and chairs. Step onto the patio in the morning, hands wrapped around a steaming mug of coffee, and listen to the chorus of birdsong. Beyond the garden, the lane gives way to a bridleway that leads you to the village pub and beach at Seatown.
- Recently renovated 17th century thatched cottage retaining many original features
- Full of charm and character, set in a tranquil village location
- Take a stroll from the doorstep to the beach in Seatown or explore the many scenic walks in the area
- Relax in the newly landscaped enclosed garden, the perfect spot for al fresco drinks and meals
- Sleeps 4 1
- 3 bedrooms 1 king-size, 1 small double with 4 bed (please note the bed can only be accessed on one side) and 1 single (standard 3 bed)
- 1 bathroom with handheld shower and WC
- Kitchen electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, espresso machine, washing machine
- Stairgates provided
- Gas central heating
- Store for coats/boots
- Smart TV
- Wi-Fi is available
- Enclosed rear garden with patio area and seating
- Steep, cottage-style stairs with handrail
- Roadside parking for 1 car on the village lane, directly in front of the cottage
- Shop, 3 pubs and beach within walking distance
Bridport is a small, busy market town on Dorset's Jurassic Coast. The town has quite a few independent shops, a supermarket, cafes and restaurants. There are also local markets here each week. Bridport has an arts centre, cinema, and museum. The museum includes an exhibition of the town's long history of rope-making amongst other exhibits. The town hosts the local food festival for a week at the end of June and ends with the Round Table Beer Festival. The town holds its annual carnival on the third Saturday in August. Visit Palmers Thatched Brewery to sample local beers and ale. Explore Mangerton Mill which is still a working water mill, visit the tea rooms attached and finish off with a country walk by the river.