Set in the pretty town of Beaminster, this delightful 17th century listed stone cottage offers cosy accommodation for a family looking to enjoy the beautiful countryside of Dorset.
Peacefully situated on a no-through lane in the delightful town of Beaminster, this cottage is in the heart of the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with a variety of great places to eat and drink nearby. Nearby attractions include the Jacobean Mapperton House and Gardens (2.5 miles) and Coney’s Castle (10 miles). The popular Georgian market town of Bridport (6.5 miles) is half a mile from the Jurassic Coast and features a choice of independent shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants. Along the coast, you can enjoy the sandy beaches of West Bay (8 miles), Hive Beach (9.5 miles) and Eype Beach (9 miles). You can also visit Pilsdon Pen (6 miles), Lewesdon Hill (4 miles) and the bustling town of Lyme Regis (16 miles).
On entering this delightful property you will find a spacious lounge with original features including a beamed ceiling, flagstone flooring and a traditional wood burner set in a large inglenook. This is an ideal space to relax in, with plenty of seating and a TV/DVD. There’s a light and welcoming slate-floored dining room with a feature Victorian fireplace which provides an ideal space for sharing a family meal. The stylish kitchen is equipped with an oven, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher, and has a glazed door overlooking the stream. The washing machine and dryer are housed in the utility room. Three steps lead up from the utility room to the comfortable twin bedroom and the shower room with WC. A further couple of steps lead up to a single bedroom which has dual access to a large bathroom with roll-top bath and WC. Steep winding cottage-style stairs lead up to the large double bedroom which has a vaulted and beamed ceiling and a 5’ bed.
The garden is just across the lane, overlooking the church. It has a lawn, trees, shrubs and flower beds as well as a tiny pond. Although shielded by shrubs, part of the walled boundary is open to the lane. There is parking available on the lane.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.