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Beautifully Appointed 2 Bedroom Stone Cottage In Outstanding Natural Beauty Area

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Bridport, Dorset, England - Peaceful Location Surrounded By Fields And Magnificent Country Views, 1 Mile From The Beach

Perfect for Autumn breaks, you can cosy up in Meadow Cottage in front of the open fire!

The cottage is approximately 1 mile from the beach and ½ mile from the market town of Bridport with its shops, pubs, restaurants, twice weekly antiques market and regular arts festivals. It is the ideal base for exploring the Dorset countryside and the world renowned Jurassic Coast which offer many spectacular coastal and country walks. The local shop is a ¼ mile away and the nearest country pub is within ½ mile. This lovely 2 bedroom stone cottage is beautifully decorated, with calming themes throughout whilst providing all the facilities you would need to fully enjoy your stay.

I will always reply personally to your enquiry so that I can give you the most up to date & best price.

Sorry no pets

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More Details

Owner
charlotte raphael-graham
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2017

About charlotte raphael-graham

I am a 46 year old Graphic designer, mum to 6 year old Toby and married to Mike. We live in Brighton but love to escape to Dorset whenever we can.

Meadow cottage is a real sanctuary from everyday life, situated at the end of a cobbled lane and surrounded by fields i love to see the sun rise through the two windows in the master bedroom and at night its as if someone threw glitter at the sky as the stars can really shine in the darkness.

The great thing is to have this calm but still be less than a mile from the bustling town of Bridport and just a mile from the breathtaking Jurrassic Coast.

I love this coast for fossil hunting along the beaches, sandcastle making at Lyme Regis, donkey rides at Weymouth, followed by a drink at The Anchor pub at Seatown or an icecream at The Hive beach!

charlotte raphael-graham purchased this cottage in 2002

Why charlotte raphael-graham chose Dorset

I fell in love with Bridport after a weekends holiday, there is so much to do and how ever many times I return I never have enough time to do everything.

A few of our favourites are a drive along the coast overlooking Chesil Beach and the Fleet to visit the Tropical gardens at Abbotsbury with a stop off at the children's farm which is housed in an enormous historical tithe barn.

Beach barbeques in the sumer on The Hive Beach or Westbay watching the sun go down reflected in the honey coloured cliffs [ now made famous by Broadchurch ]

Mackeral fishing from the beach or from a boat caught from Westbay or Lyme Harbour.

What makes this cottage unique

Bridport is a historial ropemaking town and now has a thriving community of artistswho hold an open studio festival each year.

There is a great antiques market twice a week along the main street in Bridport plus an Alladin's cave of antique shops so there are always treasures to find.

The surrounding area is home to some of the countries best artisan food producers, cafes and restaurants making it a Gastro lovers delight, from the Hive Beach cafe with its "straight off the boat " fish, Soulshine and Watchhouse cafes, Hix Oyster Bar at Lyme Regis and The River Cottage just over the border in Devon you can literally eat your way around the area.This is showcased at the several several food fairs held each year in the area.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Bridport in West Country

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • The bathroom has a double ended bath, hand held shower and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Upstairs – there are two bedrooms. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed. The second bedroom has bunk beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Golf ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Outside: The cottage is surrounded by beautiful countryside but does not have its own garden. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are included and are changed weekly when the cottage is cleaned. Other: Sorry no pets

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

Hertfordshire
5

A lovely English idyll

  • 5 of 5

Meadow Cottage is a typical chocolate box cottage, with a beautiful church next door at the end of a cobbled lane. Its within easy reach of the beach at West Bay and for shopping in the lovely town of Bridport. We had a lovely stay there and were very lucky with the weather.

The cottage has great facilities, all mod cons, comfortable beds and is ideal for a couple or a small family. Its really cosy when it gets chilly in the evening as there is an open fire. We recommend going for breakfast at Hive Beach Cafe in Burton Bradstock or the Watch House cafe at West Bay, both really good and right on the beach.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Farnham, England
5

Beautiful Dorset Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable, cosy cottage for a perfect stay in Bridport.

Very clean and beautifully furnished.

Great location for both the town and the beaches, both walkable.

Would definitely recommend to both couples and small families.

Lovely place to stay!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Hampstead. London
5

WELCOME BREAK

  • 5 of 5

the cottage is in a very peaceful location. Just what you need to get away from it all. very clean and delightful decor, has everything you need .

perfect for relaxing, then you also have loads to see when you are ready. off to Bridport Antique market every Sat, come rain or shine, just a few minutes away. lots of nice cafe's, restaurants too. friendly

atmosphere. or... down at the beach just a few miles away a must visit! is Burton Bradstock, gorgeous local food, speciality chef. also lovely beach at Seatown, great to see the sunset, local pub there too. and ! Lyme Regis is a nice drive and worth a visit. local Artists, shops, and you might find a fossil. It is the Durassic Coast.

Maybe in the evening back to Bridport, lovely fish restaurant between the sea and the river.

lots of lovely cliff walks. you will discover more and more. you will want to come again !. lovely for children and also a good place to be, if you need to be on your own.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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7
2 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
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£90
£630
 
 
8
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£760
for 7 nights
£760
 
 
9
3 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
3 night minimum stay
£270
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£630
 
 
10
15 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£770
for 7 nights
£770
 
 
11
29 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£876
for 7 nights
£876
 
 
12
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
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£95
£665
 
 
13
30 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£168
for 2 nights
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£84
£588
 
 
14
21 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£396
for 4 nights
£693
 
 
15
4 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£252
for 3 nights
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£84
£588
 
 
16
23 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£380
for 4 nights
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£95
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner, I will always reply personally with an up to date and best price!

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday - Arrival no earlier than 4 pm with departure by 10 am please.

Notes on prices:
Minimum stay is 7 days, however in low periods shorter stays will be considered.

We require 50% payment to confirm your booking and then the balance is due 6 weeks prior to your stay. A security deposit of £200 is also required which would be repaid immediately after your stay.

Payment via Paypal or Bank transfer.

We take 50 % of the fee at time of booking and the balance plus £200 security deposit 6 weeks prior to arrival.

Any booking of less than 3 nights are subject to a £60 service charge payable at the time of booking.

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