Located in Lyme Regis, Dorset
The Coach House is a holiday cottage in Lyme Regis, Dorset, sleeping 10 and accepting pets retaining many period features.
The Coach House lies on the outskirts of Lyme Regis just under a mile from the harbour, the famous cobb and the sandy beach. The Coach House has many original features including an inglenook fireplace, beams and flagstone floors. Being on the outskirts of the town gives you options of just strolling into town through the pretty lanes or heading off into the stunning countryside. Shops, pubs and restaurants all within a quarter of a mile.
The accommodation at The Coach House comprises of a large, beamed living room with French doors/dining room with stone floor. Two sitting-rooms, one beamed with wood-burning stove in inglenook fireplace and TV, DVD player and small library and radio/CD player. Large, well-equipped kitchen with gas Aga, dishwasher, microwave and fridge/freezer. Separate toilet.
First floor: Double bedroom with 5ft, four-poster bed. Double bedroom with 5ft bed and en-suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet. Bunk bedroom with single bed above double and wash basin. Twin bedroom. Single bedroom with wash basin. Bathroom with separate shower cubicle and toilet.
Outside there is a small gravelled garden with furniture as well as access to a large, shared garden. You have use of a laundry room with washing machine and tumble dryer. There is parking for 3 cars and your electric, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Lyme Regis, nicknamed 'The Pearl of Dorset' is the most westerly town in Dorset and lies on the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. The town is famed for its fossils which can be found on its beaches and cliffs. The famous harbour wall known as 'The Cobb' featued in the film and novel of The French Lieutenant's Woman by John Fowles as well as Jane Austen's Persuasion.Read more
Lyme Regis has quite a history and is mentioned in the Doomsday Book. These days, areas of interest include the Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium which displays local fish and marine life from the Jurassic Coast. The Town Mill dates back to 1340 and is fully restored to working order and still produces flour which can be purchased from its shop. Lyme Regis Museum houses a large collection of local memorabilia, historical items and exhibits explaining the local geological and palaeontological treasures. Set into the pavement, outside the museum, is an ornate example of Coade stone work, in the form of ammonites. The Dinosaurland Fossil Museum is also located in Lyme Regis in the former church where Mary Anning, famous fossil collector, dealer, and paleontologist was christened.
A huge choice of restaurants and places to eat awaits visitors to Lyme Regis. With food from all over the world, as well as restaurants serving locally sourced, seasonal produce, there really is something for everyone. There are restaurants, bars and bistros offering traditional English, Thai, Italian, Indian and Asian cuisine; seafood and tapas; and much more.Read less
Exeter is 25 miles away
Bristol is 47 miles away
Bournemouth is 59 miles away