2 Cowdea Farm

Bettiscombe near Beaminster and Bridport, Dorset (Ref. 1539)

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  • Sleeps 3

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes


  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Washing machine

The property

Bridport 6 miles.

This semi-detached, single storey, stone barn conversion cottage, one of two on site, is situated on the outskirts of the peaceful, West Dorset rural hamlet of Bettiscombe, on the edge of the Marshwood Vale near Bridport.

Set solely over the ground floor, the cottage offers couples or small family groups a cosy holiday base, perfect for exploring West Dorset.

This cottage offers two comfortable bedrooms and a shower room; there is also a well-equipped kitchen where you can prepare hearty meals!

Lovely views stretch across the neighbouring farmland from the comfortably-furnished sitting room featuring an electric fire, a dining area, and a glazed door leading into the comfortable conservatory, a lovely place to sit and take in the rural outlook.

The enclosed garden is ideal for both children and pets, whilst the attractive conservatory offers a comfortable place to relax and plan your day's excursions across West Dorset.

The local area offers wonderful walks and the views from nearby Pilsdon Pen, one of Dorset's highest points, are spectacular, and only a short distance away.

Alternatively, the thriving market town of Bridport is close by, with the pretty harbour of West Bay, the setting of TV's Broadchurch, and the picturesque seaside resort of Lyme Regis, both easily accessible.

This cottage near Bridport is an idyllic, rural base, perfect for a peaceful and relaxing break, all year round.

Note: This property is next to Ref. 1857, together they sleep 6.


All ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single. Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen. Sitting room with dining area and electric fire. Conservatory with dining area, comfy seating and door to garden.


  • Night storage heaters with electric fire
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair on request
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Enclosed lawned garden and patio with furniture
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile
  • Note: Property accessed via 4 steps
  • Note: The property is situated in a remote, rural location accessed by narrow country lanes.

About the location


Bridport 7 miles; Lyme Regis 10 miles.

A small rural Dorset hamlet situated on the edge of the Marshwood Vale, close to the borders of Somerset and Devon. A designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this is superb walking country, offering an abundance of footpaths criss-crossing the glorious countryside. Wonderful views can be enjoyed from the top of nearby Pilsdon Pen, one of Dorset's highest points. A delightful drive through pretty country lanes takes you to the thriving market town of Bridport, 7 miles away. Bridport is renowned for the making of fishing nets and ropes, and today boasts a good selection of shops and restaurants. Its market was regularly featured on TV’s ‘The River Cottage’. The dramatic Jurassic Coast, now a World Heritage Site, is just a short drive away at West Bay or Lyme Regis.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas