Barn | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

The Hayloft is a barn conversion finished in April 2011. It is situated in the Village of Whitchurch Canonicorum in the peaceful, picturesque Marshwood Vale, within an area of outstanding natural beauty.

It has an open plan kitchen, dining room and lounge leading onto the patio area with views over the countryside. With 1 double downstairs and a shower room next to it and upstairs there is a ensuite triple room and ensuite double room.

It is an ideal base for families to explore the surrounding area and beautiful Jurassic coastline especially for fossil hunting in Lyme Regis or Charmouth. Popular for walking, beaches and touring into Dorset or Devon.

Size Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Charmouth
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter, Nearest railway: Axminster
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 7, Lounge seats for 7
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

-All floors downstairs are laminated and upstairs are wood.

-All bedrooms have radiators, bedside tables and lamps.

-Both upstairs bedrooms have build in wardrobes, downstairs has a freestanding wardrobe.

-Spare Blankets for all beds.

-Wood burning fire for logs

WIFI available at local 5 Bells Pub about a 5 minute walk away

Further details outdoors

-Small decking area with garden furniture

-Ramp to downstairs bedroom and front door

-Wide door ways

-Lawned fenced area

-Stoned area for parking for 2 cars beside house

Further details

VISIT BRITAIN INSPECTION NOVEMBER 2013 - 4 STAR RATED

The West Country region

Visit the World Heritage Jurassic Coast at Charmouth, Lyme Regis and West Bay or venture further to the Chesil Beach, Abbotsbury and Weymouth or the many villages along the coast. Go west into Devon for Seaton, Beer, Branscombe or Sidmouth. Visit Pecorama, the Donkey Sanctuary, the Swannery, Gardens and Children’s Farm at Abbotsbury or many other attractions locally. Forde Abbey, Cricket St Thomas Wildlife Park, Crealy Park Athelhampton House and many more are worth a visit. Walking is popular along the South West Coastal Path and Golden Cap, the highest point on the South Coast or Pilsdon Pen one of the highest hills inland.

Lyme Regis

The Five Bells Pub is 100 yards up the street where the local Palmers Brewery beer is on offer and guests can order a bar snack or meal. Good home cooked food in a friendly atmosphere or order a take away. Walk down Church path to visit the Shrine of St Wite in the Church, this is the only Church outside St Pauls Cathedral to have its own patron saint buried in the Church. The Village Hall and children’s play area is at the lower end of the village and many activities take place during the year in the Village, Farmhouse Breakfast in January, The Flower Festival in June, Village Fete in July and Flower Show in August to name a few. There is also St Georges Day Lunch, Dinner dances, Bingos, Whist Nights, Arts and Crafts all held in the hall and musical nights held in the Church regularly