On the edge of Hawkchurch, 30 yards from the pub and church, an end-of-terrace thatched cottage with enclosed garden to the side (next to public playing field with football field, basketball hoop), and yard at the back with utility room (washing machine, tumble drier, fridge-freezer). Inside, simple yet good cottage furnishings, some low lintels. Hall. Snug living room with open fire and TV/DVD. Dining room. Step up to kitchen (slimline dishwasher, microwave, larder fridge, electric oven/induction hob). Shower-room (suite, 14" step up into cubicle). Steep stairs up to two bedrooms - a cosy double, and a roomy twin (footboards) with washbasin; bathroom (suite plus hand-shower). A traditional cottage in an unspoiled village, good for visiting Devon and Dorset.
Hawkchurch: where Dorset meets Devon, a village of roses - in 1894 the pioneer rose-growing rector planted roses around every door. Pretty little village with fine church, good food pub, shop and friendly atmosphere. The 'Jurassic Coast' (cliffs full of fossils) at Lyme Regis, 7 miles; Axminster (small town), 4.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin with basin. Bathroom with bath, hand shower, WC, basin. Downstairs shower room with step up to shower, WC, basin. Hall. Sitting room with open fire. Dining room. Kitchen.
HAWKCHURCH Axminster 4 miles; Lyme Regis 6.9 miles. Hawkchurch is a village in Devon, England, 3 miles north east of Axminster on the border of Devon and Dorset, and about 6 miles south of Somerset. It is 4 miles north of the tourist and fishing village of Lyme Regis. Hawkchurch has a village shop which is run as a community venture. The village pub, The Old Inn, is a traditional coaching house and a hostelry which has been on the site since 1543. Nearby Axminster, which is one of Devon’s prettiest smaller towns, and has many attractions, including plenty of privately owned shops, a weekly market and excellent old inns, with one dating back 100 years with its own resident ghost! The seaside town of Lyme Regis has much to offer visitors with many craft and antique shops, galleries and cafes. The scenic coastal path offers excellent walking opportunities and spectacular views of the stunning Jurassic coast, whilst the gently shelving sands and sparkling waters of Lyme Bay provide the perfect place in which to relax and unwind. Where ever you decide, Hawkchurch is an ideal place to enjoy with easy access to many areas around Dorset and Devon at any time of the year.