In Charmouth, about 500 yards up from the beach, a stunning detached house at the end of a private drive behind the main street. Built in 2015, its ‘upside down’ layout makes the most of long, panoramic views over the village to the beach, Stonebarrow Hill and across the sea to Portland. Enclosed sitting-out area (seating for 8, gas barbecue) and, bordering the drive (shared with neighbouring owners), small lawned area. Inside, stylish and comfortable with quality fittings (‘extras’ include USB sockets, integrated wine cooler), bamboo flooring upstairs (rugs), seagrass-style carpets downstairs. Nine steps up to front door into magnificent, vaulted living/dining/kitchen (dishwasher, microwave, freezer, larder fridge, 5-ring induction hob/two electric ovens) with high apex beams, quartz worktops, central island with 2 stools, woodburner, TV/DVD and full-width bi-fold door to seaward-facing balcony (views, lovely sunrises). Also on this level, study/second living room (TV/DVD), doubling as a bedroom when required (double sofa bed), and loo. Stairs down to three spacious bedrooms with distant peek of the sea - a double (6' zip-linked bed or twin) with slate-floored en suite shower-room (suite) and door to sitting-out area, and two further doubles (6' zip-linked beds or twin). Bathroom (suite, shower over bath). Utility room (washing machine, tumble drier). Damages Deposit £250. A fantastic home in a convenient spot for the village, beaches and wonderful ‘Jurassic Coast’.
Charmouth: large old coastal village (shops, PO, pubs, church) and the ‘Jurassic Coast’ cliffs (World Heritage Site) famous for fossils. Long sandy/pebble beach. Lyme Regis (seaside/harbour town, sand, good fish restaurant), 2 miles. Golf nearby. Bridport (market town), 7 miles; Axminster (Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s café, rail connection with Waterloo), 6 miles; River Cottage HQ (regular events), 4 miles. Beautiful, wooded country inland. Good walks.
Four bedrooms: 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request) with en suite shower room, 1 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twin on request), 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. First floor double with sofa bed. Open plan living area with kitchen with breakfast bar. Utility. Cloakroom with basin and WC.
Charmouth Charmouth is an unspoilt seaside village, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with a fantastic beach world renowned for its fossils on the famous Jurassic Coast.