Ash Cottage is situated in the midst of very quiet and peaceful farmland and has a large communal lawn edged by a pretty stream and breathtaking views over rolling Dorset hills. There are French windows in the lounge opening onto a small private south-facing patio and the communal lawn. It is just a short stroll through the fields to the beach and the Anchor Pub at Seatown. With the Coastal Path on it's doorstep, it is a paradise for walkers!
The cottage has 2 bedrooms, one with a king sized bed and the other with a double and a single bed. A new kitchen and bathroom have been installed in the last 3 years.
Heating is from storage heaters. Electric hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, colour TV, video, DVD, CD player/radio etc. Travel cot and high chair are provided. There is 1 designated parking space for 1 car. One well behaved dog welcome. This is a non smoking cottage. There is a Spa supermarket, and 3 pubs within walking distance of the cottage.
The George Pub in Chideock has excellent food and regular live music evenings.
From our cottage, you can walk along the South West Coast Path and climb up Golden Cap, the highest point on the south coast which has breathtaking views. You can walk through the fields to the beach at Seatown
The Market town of Bridport is 2 miles away and has markets on both Wednesdays and Saturdays selling local produce, antiques, bric a brac and clothes.
Bridport is a vibrant artistic town with lots of individual shops including art galleries, great restaurants and Waitrose and Morrisons. The Bridport Arts Centre and The Electric Palace Cinema offer films, theatre, music and comedy. Bridport Carnival is in August and the Literary Festival is in November.
The area has an array of wonderful restaurants. Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall’s River Cottage, Mark Hix’s Oyster and Fish House (Lyme Regis), Mat Follas’ Wild Garlic Restaurant in Beaminster and the wonderful Riverside Fish Restaurant in West Bay are all less than half an hours drive from Ash Cottage.