Located in Charmouth, Dorset
With a pretty courtyard garden, wood burner and great location for touring, this is the ideal base for relaxing days spent on the beach, exploring on foot or simply to unwind in contemporary surroundings.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: 2
The charming village of Charmouth is well serviced with local amenities and boasts a fantastic stretch of beach ideal for fossil hunting. A short walk downhill will take you to the coast or head three miles west to the popular town of Lyme Regis where there is plenty to keep you entertained, including boat trips from the famous ‘Cobb’, plus boutique shops and galleries to browse. The surrounding countryside is full of verdant walking routes and magnificent viewpoints including Golden Cap, which overlooks the bustling market town of Bridport. Ideally placed for exploring the many delights that the Jurassic Coast has to offer, this is the ideal spot for a relaxing break.
From the street step through the wrought iron gate to the main entrance into this end of terrace cottage. Once inside you come immediately into the striking open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner, which boasts beautiful stone floors and warm oak doors. The lounge area sits to the front of the property and has a Smart TV and wood burner for those cosy evenings in. Next is a centrally placed dining table ideal for leisurely meals. Set to the rear of the property is the contemporary kitchen, which includes a TV, an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine and washing machine. Completing the ground floor is a compact shower room with a shower and WC. A winding staircase leads from the dining area to the first floor. Here there are two bedrooms to choose from, both charming doubles. Between the two bedrooms is a stylish bathroom with shower over bath and WC. A further winding staircase leads into the eaves of the property where you will find a further double bedroom. This bedroom has some areas of restricted head height, which only adds to its character and charm. A large Velux window offers amazing distant views over the countryside surroundings. All of the bedrooms are equipped with a TV.
A set of double doors open from the kitchen onto a raised deck with glimpses of the countryside beyond. A flight of external stairs lead to a pathway that runs away from the house to an enclosed courtyard separate from the cottage. Set over multiple levels with furniture and a summer house, this inviting space is the ideal spot to sit back and relax. There is roadside parking to the front of the property, subject to availability.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.
- This stylish cottage is within walking distance of the beach and village amenities
- Ideally placed for touring the Jurassic Coast, Dorset and Devon
- Renovated in 2020 to seamlessly blend character with contemporary style
- 3 bedrooms doubles
- 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC and 1 shower room with shower and WC
- Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine and washing machine
- Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
- Roadside parking, subject to availability
- Beach, pub and shop within walking distance
- Smart TV in the lounge, TV in the kitchen and TV in all bedrooms
- Raised deck area with seating, steps lead down to a pathway to a further courtyard with garden furniture and summerhouse, enclosed by a low wall
Charmouth is a beautiful, unspoiled seaside village near Lyme Regis. For families, it is a chance to unwind and enjoy the charm the village has to offer. The village has two traditional pubs, as well as cafes. There are a post office, convenience store and bakers. The village is very picturesque and the National Trust controls significant portions of the scenic areas around the town. The area, famed for its fossils on the sandy beach is part of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. Join in with a guided fossil hunt or visit the fossil centre to learn more. The beach is famous for its sandy shore and gently shelving waters make it the ideal family beach