Sitting end-of-row, just off the village square in the heart of Broadwindsor, an attractive, Grade II listed cottage. Beautifully renovated, now modern, smart and efficient with soft, pale colours and oak/tiled floors (rugs), with just the odd beam giving a hint of its 18th cent. origin. Behind, a good-sized, enclosed garden with big level lawn, sunny paved terrace (table/chairs, barbecue) and small summer house/games room (mini table football, pool table, air hockey). From the square, door to spacious hall; beamed living room (TV/DVD, iPod dock, woodburner). Light-filled snug (sofa) with French windows to terrace and garden. Step down to generous cottage-style kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, microwave, gas range-style cooker) with stable doors to garden. Utility room (washing machine, tumble drier, fridge-freezer) and loo. Upstairs, three bedrooms - two double (5' beds), one with limited clothes-hanging space, and a room with 3' bunks (limited clothes-hanging space), all prettily furnished, carpeted, with painted beams/wood panelling. Large bathroom (suite with slipper bath and separate shower) and neat shower-room (suite). Arrival after 4pm. A welcoming, stylish and charming cottage in a handy, heart-of-village location.
Broadwindsor: pretty conservation village (12th cent. church, good food pub, shop, craft centre/tea room). Excellent base for walking beautiful countryside; Pilsdon Pen, Dorset’s highest hill and Iron Age fort (lovely views), 2 miles. Beaminster (pubs, restaurants), 3 miles; not far to great houses/gardens; sea at West Bay, 8 miles; Lyme Regis and Charmouth (fossil beaches), about 12.
Three bedrooms: 2 x king size double, 1 x bunks. Bathroom with slipper bath, separate shower, WC, basin. Shower room with shower, WC, basin. Ground floor hall. Sitting room with wood burning stove. Snug with French windows to terrace. Kitchen with dining area and stable doors to garden. Utility room. Ground floor WC with basin.
BROADWINDSOR Beaminster 3 miles; Bridport 7 miles. A charming west Dorset conservation village boasting a community-run store, a popular local pub and an interesting craft centre with restaurant. The surrounding countryside is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, abounding in numerous scenic footpaths, including those to nearby Lewesdon Hill and Pilsdon Pen, two of the highest points in Dorset. The small town of Beaminster, with its pretty hamstone cottages, is within easy reach, whilst the bustling town of Bridport, with its thriving market, the West Bay setting of TV’s Broadchurch, as well as historic Lyme Regis can be found within an easy drive. Broadwindsor offers visitors an ideal village base from which to explore this super area.
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