Colly Cottage

Dottery near Bridport, Dorset and Somerset (Ref. 16387)

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Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Rating

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  • Sleeps

    4

  • Bedrooms

    2

  • Bathrooms

    2

  • Pets

    Yes

The Property

A self-contained wing of the owners' beautiful thatched, Grade II listed farmhouse, dating back to 1780, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, close to the tiny hamlet of Dottery, 1.5 miles from Bridport. Created from the former stable and hayloft of the farmhouse, this West Dorset cottage provides a wonderful and peaceful rural retreat for couples or a family. The well-appointed interior of this Dottery holiday cottage benefits from a cosy open plan living area, and two stylish bedrooms, both of which boast en-suite facilities and one with zip/link beds. Outside this Dottery holiday home is a private patio, or you may wish to take a scenic stroll along one of the nearby footpaths through the lush Marshwood Vale. A short drive from this West Dorset holiday cottage is the thriving market town of Bridport, which is often featured in the River Cottage TV series, whilst nearby West Bay with its pretty harbour is well worth exploring. The attractive seaside resort of Lyme Regis, with its sandy beaches and historic harbour, is also within easy reach from this Dottery holiday cottage. A charming West Dorset cottage providing a tranquil base for exploring all that this area has to offer.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms with TVs: 1 x ground floor super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en-suite bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC, 1 x king-size double with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area, sitting area and flame-effect electric fire.

Amenities

Oil central heating with electric fire. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, 3 x TVs with Freeview, DVD, radio, selection of books and games. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Bike storage. Small enclosed patio with furniture. Use of owner's tennis court by arrangement. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location

DOTTERY

Bridport 1.5 miles; Dorchester 17 miles.

Dottery, a tiny hamlet nestling on the edge of West Dorset's Marshwood Vale, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is set amongst a landscape dotted with picturesque villages, stunning scenery and glorious rural views. Only a short distance from the Jurassic Coast, with its dramatic cliffs, breathtaking views and lovely beaches, there is great walking on offer, with coastal trails and countryside paths to choose from. Enjoy one of Dottery's many visitor attractions, or visit the quaint harbours of Weymouth, West Bay and Lyme Regis, with the bustling market town of Bridport, featured in TV's River Cottage series, less than 2 miles away. With plenty to offer visitors, this is a great coastal location, at any time of the year.

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