Located in Charmouth, Dorset
Kowhai Cottage is a holiday cottage inCharmouth, Dorset, sleeping 3 with the most stunning far reaching views over the Marshwood Vale
If one of your holiday criteria is stunning countryside views then Kowhai Cottage could be just the cottage for you. Set inland equidistant from Lyme Regis and Charmouth this one bedroom cottage has far reaching views over the Marshwood Vale, an area of outstanding natural beauty which can be enjoyed from the bedroom and garden. Just 5 minutes from the sea and next to the Dorset and Devon border it makes an excellent base to discover the Jurassic Coast and the countryside of West Dorset and East Devon. For foodies you have great choices with both Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage restaurant in Axminster and the HIX Oyster and Fish House in Lyme Regis within a short drive. For walkers the Wessex Ridgeway Trail passes adjacent to the property which leads to the South West Coast Path.
The accommodation at Kowhai Cottage comprises of an open plan living area with sofa bed, dining table, TV and WiFi. The kitchen has a built in oven and hob, microwave and fridge with icebox. A hallway has a cloakroom with toilet and basin leading to French doors to give access to the patio and deck. A spiral stairway leads to the king-size double bed with en-suite shower room. French doors lead out to the balcony with table, chairs and those views.
Outside is a paved patio area, decked area complete with seating and a mature landscaped garden. There is parking directly outside the cottage with additional parking nearby. Your fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price.
Lying at the mouth of the river Char and overlooking Lyme Bay stands Charmouth, hemmed in by the steep hills of Stonebarrow Hill to the east and to the west Black Venn. It is very picturesque and the National Trust controls significant portions of the scenic areas around the town. The area is noted for its fossils and is part of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. The area has a rich history dating back to the Iron Age and has had many royal visitors including Catherine of Aragon and King Charles II. There are a number of buildings in the village with listed status with many dating back to the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries.Read more
Charmouth has two traditional pubs, The George and The Royal Oak as well as a number of cafes including The Old Bank Cafe, the Charmouth Fish Bar and Pizza Cafe and the Beach Cafe. Restaurants include the Fernhill Hotel, The White House Hotel, Hensleigh House Restaurant and Dining at Newlands.Read less
Exeter is 26 miles away
Bristol is 45 miles away
Bournemouth is 58 miles away