Railway Cottage is a very unusual property and will appeal to those looking for something different. The main living area is a 1927 GWR railway carriage to which a bedroom and bathroom have been added. It is annexed to the owners property but completely self-contained and private. Set in a beautiful garden just 500 metres from the beach on the stunning jurassic coast . Railway Cottage located in Eype, near the lively town of Bridport just 11/2 miles away.
Plenty of walks available from the front door. Local pubs offer fresh cooked food and real beer. The cottage has a fully equipped kitchen. Fresh cotton linens are included. The perfect retreat. Room for one small dog. No smoking. Bookable weekly Saturday to Saturday.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Eype Beach 500 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, Wi-Fi available|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Little village of Eype sits on the Jurassic Coast, with it's own beach it is ideal for those looking for a quiet retreat near the sea.
For those of you who followed the series, the scene of the murder in the TV blockbuster 'Broadchurch' was filmed in Eype!
Just one and a half miles outside the funky little town of Bridport, there are plenty of restaurants, arts events and shopping nearby.On Saturdays and Wednesdays the main streets of Bridport are filled with colourful market stalls selling everything from organic vegetables to vintage cloths.
If you are a walker there are wonderful cliff top walks to enjoy as well as the hills and meadows of the surrounding countryside.
Eype boasts a pub and a hotel and, in the summer months, a small shop selling basics.
A half hour's walk along the cliff path will take you to West Bay where there is a little harbour, shops and cafes to enjoy local produce.
A short drive Eastwards will take you to the Swannery and the Tropical Gardens at Abbotsbury, the bustling seaside town of Weymouth and the County Town of Dorchester. We are also near the home of Thomas Hardy, on of Dorset's famous figures.
Or you could just sit outside the Terrace at Railway Cottage and enjoy a glass of wine and a good book!