- Property code: BRIDCT
- Changeover day: Saturday
- Central heating
- Parking (see description for details)
- Garden or outside space
- Nearby pub or restaurant
- Real fire
- Short breaks available
- Tumble dryer
- Washing machine
Bridge Cottage is an attractive, stone cottage ion the edge of an ancient village of Powerstock, West Dorset in the heart of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The cottage has a very homely feel to it, light and comfortable with the addition of a welcoming Woodburner for those colder days of the year. Perfect for couples or a small family with some great walks from the doorstep . The cottage is an ideal base from which to explore The Jurassic Coast and all it has to offer. West Bay which featured on the TV drama Broadchurch is only five miles away and the spectacular World Heritage Coastline is within easy driving distance. Lyme Regis and Charmouth (famous for fossils), Abbotsbury, and the county town of Dorchester a short drive away and the lively market town of Bridport with it's an array of eclectic shops, art deco cinema, arts centre and every Wednesday and Saturday the famous street market selling artisan food and bric-a-brac
For those who love walks and nature you could not be in a better place with walks in every direction, Head to Eggardon Hill which lies about 1.5 miles south-east of the village. On the summit is a 14 hectare Iron Age Hill Fort with amazing views of Dorset AONB & Lyme Bay, or discover the ancient woodland of Powerstock Common. Circular walks from Powerstock takes in large sections of disused railway line, ideal for cycling.
The popular beach of West Bay is only 5 miles away on the Jurassic Coast and there are other attractions close by to suit all tastes including the Sub Tropical Gardens of Abbotsbury, fishing trips, fossil hunting at Charmouth, horse riding and much more. The Three Horseshoes and The Marquis of Lorne offers good Dorset food, within walking distance of the cottage.
Please click on this link to also see The Old School House nearby, for a group booking catering for up to 12 guests.
Short Break Information: Short breaks are available at this property, please call 01297 443550 to book or to find out prices.
Front door to small lobby. Leads to Lounge/diner with two-seater sofas, Flatscreen TV, DVD, Woodburner, dining table and chairs. Kitchen is equipped with electric double oven and hob, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge and microwave. Rear door to garden. Ground floor Family bathroom with shower over bath, wash basin and W.C. Stairs from lobby to Bedroom 1 with 4ft 6inch double bed. Bedroom 2 with twin 3 ft beds.
Private garden to the rear with small patio area and outdoor furniture and parasol. There is also a large grassed area to the side of the cottage, with a picnic table beside the small river (children must be supervised).
Parking to the side and front of the cottage, for 2 cars.
- Included: All bed linen and towels, (please bring your own beach towels), electricity, Oil fired central heating, WiFi, one high chair, one travel cot. First basket of logs supplied (October to April).
- Telephone: Mobile signal very good - 4G coverage.
- Pets: One well behaved small dog welcome in public areas of property only (not bedrooms). Pet Charge: £30.00 per pet per week.
- Local facilities: Two pubs with good reputation for food and within a very short walk. Beach: West Bay 5 miles. Shops: 4 miles.
- Short Break Information: Short breaks are available at this property, please call 01297 443550 to book or to find out prices.
- No Smoking
Faultless, we will return! Lovely village and the cottage is terrific for 2/4 people. Lovely owner and delightful gardens...
Very lovely cottage and location.