Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
On a B road giving almost immediate access to spectacular ridge walks, this attractive cottage has been completely transformed to a very high standard with great attention to detail. Many original features have been retained. There is a pretty front garden, and a small sheltered rear garden, with a decked area and BBQ, facing fields. Parking for 1 car.
Shop 0.75 miles; Pub 500 yards.
Enter beamy, flag floored Sitting Room with hi-fi, window seat, exposed feature staircase and log burner in large inglenook; Kitchen/Dining Room with dishwasher and ice-box fridge; Utility Room with WC. A low doorway leads:
Upstairs: 2 Bedrooms: a double with en suite shower bathroom, and a twin with en suite bath bathroom.
Central heating and logburner. Wireless broadband.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Home to England's first World Heritage Site, the Jurassic Coast's outstanding geology represents 185 million years of Earth history. The whole 95 miles is open and spectacular, a walker's paradise to explore the sandy beaches, bays, coves and headlands, the changing geology determines and incredible variety of bird, plant and sea life.
Dorset has less rainfall than Devon or Cornwall and the summer swimming is excellent. The water is clean and the beaches varied: reefs and shale ledges for snorkelers, safe sandy beaches for children at Studland, Swanage and Weymouth plus great swathe of shingle that makes up the famous Chesil Bank.
Over half the county has been designated an Area of Outstanding Beauty and there are many places to visit from the famous Lulworth Cove and Durdle Door arch to fossil hunting at Charmouth and Lyme Regis, to viewing the Roman artefacts in Dorchester and climbing to the top of the majestic Maiden Castle.
The wide and varied activities on offer in the county include sailing, surfing, coasteering, rock climbing, horse riding and golf. The choice of beaches in Dorset also offer every thing from the 'Kiss Me Quick' resorts to the unspoilt, deserted remote bays and coves, most are dog friendly all year round.
The resort towns of Swanage, Weymouth and Lyme Regis offering great family entertainment plus many festivals and county shows including The Great Steam Fair, the Dorset County Show and Bestival at Lulworth Castle. Dorset has also attracted many famous chefs and fine dining can now be had at the Michelin star restaurant Sienna in Dorchester, Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage or Mark Hix's Oyster & Fish House. Getting to Dorset is quick and easy. Whether by train or car getting here is easy and just 2.5 hours from London and the home counties.
Known for its romantic setting of the Wishing Well at the spring of the River Wey, this village has been a tourist attraction as far back as the Victorian era. The Wishing Well was a favourite place of King George III to visit with the water said to have healing powers. Dorset Coastal Cottages has properties in this idyllic location perfect for relaxing and enjoying the beautiful Dorset countryside. The local Riverside Inn and restaurant is a family run gastro pub or you can find a plethora of restaurants and bars – not to mention sandy beaches - in Weymouth, only 4 miles away.