A delightful, self-contained, eaves apartment, situated on the first floor of a wing of the owner's bungalow, located in the small West Dorset village of Melplash. A light and airy first floor apartment, this Melplash holiday apartment offers couples a comfortable holiday base with lots to see and do within a short drive. Furnished and equipped to a good standard, this Melplash apartment offers a generously-sized living area with a Juliet balcony, which looks out over the neighbouring cider apple orchard, whilst there are super views across the local Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty from the bedroom window. You don't have to travel far from your Melplash holiday accommodation to find a lovely pub serving local ales and good food, as it is just across the road! Whilst the attractive hamstone town of Beaminster, often featured in the River Cottage TV series, is only two miles away. The vibrant market town of Bridport is also only a short drive from this Melplash holiday apartment, where you can browse the fascinating market stalls selling everything from vegetables to antiques, or travel a little further to Dorset's scenic Jurassic Coast and sample some sea food at West Bay, the setting for TV's Broadchurch drama. This comfortable and well-presented West Dorset apartment makes a super holiday base at any time of the year.
All first floor. One double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with Juliet balcony.
Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Private area of lawned front garden with pond and seating area. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 4 mins walk. Note: This property does not accept children. Note: Some residual traffic noise can be heard in the garden. Note: This apartment has its own private access and is completely separate from the owner's accommodation.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Beaminster 2 miles; Bridport 3 miles.
The small West Dorset country village of Melplash nestles amongst rolling downland within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, two miles from the charming little town of Beaminster, known for its picturesque Conservation Area which boasts over 200 Grade II listed buildings, many of which are built from mellow hamstone, and the town also offers a good selection of shops, inns and restaurants. The local area abounds in a network of footpaths, one leading to the village of Netherbury, the site of the original River Cottage TV programme. A short drive takes you to the lively town of Bridport, with its vibrant twice weekly market and to West Bay (TV's Broadchurch) on Dorset's stunning Jurassic Coast, whilst Lyme Regis, Dorchester and Weymouth are all easily accessible. A charming little village in a most attractive rural setting.