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Befferlands Cottage is a Characterful 2 bedroom 2 bathroom Barn conversion.

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Barn conversion in Charmouth Near Lyme Regis Dorset ideal family retreat

Befferlands Cottage is a converted two story barn which provides a wonderful and peaceful rural retreat for couples or a family. The well appointed interior benefits from a very spacious sitting room with high vaulted ceilings which leads to an open plan fully equipped kitchen and dining area. The sitting room benefits from a huge picture window which allows light to flood in and the kitchen has the advantage of a stable door. There are two stylish bedrooms both of which benefit from their own bathrroms. A double with an ensuite bathroom with both bath and shower and a twin room with its own bathroom right next door, again with bath and shower. Both bedrooms are recently refurbished and have ample wardrobe space. The cottage has its own parking and a small private garden perfect for a barbecue.

More Details

Property Manager
Emma Blackburn
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

About Emma Blackburn

For further information please visit our website www.laverstockfarm.co.uk

Why Emma Blackburn chose Whitchurch Canonicorum

In the heart of the West Dorset countryside yet only minutes from the beaches of the Jurassic coastline and Heritage Coast footpaths, Befferlands Cottage combines the best of both. Located amid the rolling hills of the Marshwood Vale – an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – there are views of open farmland and plenty of walks along lanes, woods and riverside literally from the front door and across both West Dorset and East Devon. You can walk from the front door of the cottage to the beach in around 30 minutes. In the nearby village of Whitchurch Canonicorum, St Candida’s Church is the only church in England, other than Westminster Abbey, that retains the original medieval shrine and relics of the saint to whom it is dedicated.

Befferlands Cottage is a converted two story barn which provides a wonderful and peaceful rural retreat for couples or a family. The well appointed interior benefits from a very spacious sitting room with high vaulted ceilings which leads to an open plan fully equipped kitchen and dining area. The sitting room benefits from a huge picture window which allows light to flood in and the kitchen has the advantage of a stable door. There are two stylish bedrooms both of which benefit from their own bathrroms. A double with an ensuite bathroom with both bath and shower and a twin room with its own bathroom right next door, again with bath and shower. Both bedrooms are recently refurbished and have ample wardrobe space. The cottage has its own parking and a small private garden perfect for a barbeque.

Charmouth is a beautiful seaside village, world famous for fossil hunting and guided fossil hunts are available. West Bay (Bridport) is 7 miles away where both mackerel and crab fishing can be had along with rib and speedboat trips to and from Lyme Regis.

Charmouth offers a chemist, small supermarket, butcher, bakery, post offi

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in Whitchurch Canonicorum in West Dorset District

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • One Double bedroom One Twin Bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Befferlands Cottage is a Characterful 2 bedroom 2 bathroom Barn conversion.
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5

The property had character and was a great stay and would definately go back again

  • 5 of 5

We needed to stay near to Charmouth beach so our grandson good do some Fossil hunting & Befferlands Cottage was ideal it was really nice that it was like an upside down house with the Bedrooms downstairs and the Kitchen and lounge was upstairs, with good views. Would definately go again.

  • Review Submitted: 13-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent holiday accommodation

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable,well appointed house with good access to local places of interest. Good variety of restaurants locally, especially in nearest town. Owner lives next door and is very helpful.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful cottage and such a quiet but convenient location.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is lovely, well equipped and beautifully furnished. It was so comfortable and the owners Anna and Gerald made me feel so welcome. There were nice little touches too with fresh flowers and home made buiscuits on my arrival. It is conveniently placed for visiting local towns, sightseeing or visiting the beach and Jurassic coast. Overall it is a lovely place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely cottage and good location

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage in a good location. Double bed in the main room was the most comfortable I’ve ever slept on! And it was great to have two separate bathrooms. The lounge could have been a little cosier, I know most people don’t spend much time in the cottage and just use it as a base but I was travelling with 80 year old parents so we spent every evening in. It would have been nice to have seen someone on our departure as well, but overall we loved the place and would definitely come back. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for coming to stay at Befferlands Cottage, we're so glad that you enjoyed your stay. We hope you choose to return one day! Best Wishes
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Excellent

  • 5 of 5

A spacious cottage with good parking and fields neaby for little ones to explore. Great location with Lyme Regis and Charmouth beach just ten miutes drive away.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Befferlands cottage

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful cottage with lovely facilities and lovely surrounding views. Marred slightly by a problem with the boiler which meant that there was not enough hot water to bathe or shower.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed the stunning area and views and we're so sorry that there was an issue with the heating. The thermostat has now been replaced. We'd like to offer you a 10% discount if you make a future booking at Befferlands Cottage or Laverstock Farm. Best Wishes.
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
West Bay
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
five Bells In/Anchor Inn Seatown
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Charmouth
Car: necessary

Charmouth is a beautiful seaside village, world famous for fossil hunting and guided fossil hunts are available. West Bay (Bridport) is 7 miles away where both mackerel and crab fishing can be had along with rib and speedboat trips to and from Lyme Regis.

Charmouth offers a chemist, small supermarket, butcher, bakery, post office, General Stores, restaurants, hairdresser, gift and ice cream shops with a speciality fossil shop directly at the beach along with a coastal heritage centre. There are also two pubs.

Befferlands Cottage is well placed for two fantastic farm shops, to the west on the A35 to Bridport is Felicitys Farm Shops with a wide range of local products and to the east on the A35 to Honiton is Millers which offers fabulous fresh produce and is a veritable emporium of French provisions.

The attractive seaside resort of Lyme Regis is close by with its sandy beach, historic harbor and many shops and restaurants. River Cottage HQ is a very short drive away and offers amazing cookery courses or if you would rather not cook yourself visit the River Cottage Canteen in nearby Axminster!

Restaurants in the area include Mark Hix Oyster House in Lyme Regis; Watch House Café in West Bay, Brassica in Beaminster, River Cottage Canteen in Axminster and The Riverside in West Bay. Also worth mentioning are The Anchor in Seatown, Down House Farm in Higher Eype, Soulshine Café in Bridport, The Olive Tree in Bridport and the Stable Pizzeria in Bridport.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday barn in Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
June
5 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£555
for 3 nights
From
£185
£995
 
 
summer holidays
20 Jul 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£1,315
for 7 nights
£1,315
 
 
Christmas
14 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£340
for 2 nights
From
£170
£795
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Please note our standard price is based on off-peak season. We welcome short breaks please visit our website for further information and tariffs www.laverstockfarm.co.uk or email emma@laverstockfarm.co.uk or call us on 01308 867866 or 07766522798.
All tariffs, availability and bookings and more information on www.laverstockfarm.co.uk
Weekly changeovers are Fridays but we can be flexible where possible. Please email us or visit our website www.laverstockfarm.co.uk

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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