Bettiscombe near Beaminster and Bridport, Dorset
A cosy semi-detached, former dairy man's cottage, found in the peaceful, rural, west Dorset hamlet of Bettiscombe, 7 miles from Bridport. This well-equipped, pet-friendly Bettiscombe cottage provides a welcoming holiday base, ideal for couples or a small family group to discover this lovely Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The cosy, comfortable accommodation in your Dorset cottage offers a light, open plan kitchen, dining area and sitting area, together with a further, separate sitting room, so there's plenty of space for all the family. The enclosed lawned garden at this Dorset holiday cottage makes for a great outside space, ideal for children and pets to enjoy. It also commands excellent views across the unspoilt lush countryside of the Dorset/Devon border, making it a good spot for relaxing with an evening drink. Also within sight of this Dorset holiday cottage is Pilsdon Pen, one of the highest points in Dorset, from where there are far reaching views over the lovely Marshwood Vale, dotted with pretty villages and criss-crossed by scenic footpaths. A visit to Lyme Regis, only 10 miles from this west Dorset holiday cottage, is not to be missed, with its dramatic cobb breakwater and Lyme Bay, dominated by Golden Cap, one of the highest cliffs on the Jurassic Coast. Alternatively browse Bridport's bustling market, or try sea fishing out of West Bay Harbour. There's something for everyone at this Bettiscombe holiday cottage. Note: This property can be booked with ref. 1539 and ref. 1857 to accommodate up to 13 people.
Two bedrooms: 1 x family room with one double and one single bed, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, basin and WC. Open plan living area with fitted kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire. Second sitting room with electric fire.
Oil central heating with electric fires in both sitting rooms. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, 2 x TVs with Freeview, video player, CD/radio. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Cot, highchair and stairgate available. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Garden / Patio
- Highchair available
- Washing machine
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.