Located in Beaminster, Dorset
The Apple House is a holiday cottage in Oxbridge, near Beaminster, Dorset, sleeping 4 with an outdoor heated swimming pool.
The Apple House is a charming, detached holiday cottage located in Oxbridge which is close to Beaminster. This is a popular cottage and has a shared heated outdoor swimming pool. The cottage itself is surrounded by 42 acres of pasture, stocked with poultry, sheep and horses in the beautiful West Dorset countryside. The cottage has low-level kitchen units originally designed for a wheelchair user. Pubs and restaurants are just 1 mile away while shops are 3 miles.
The accommodation at The Apple House comprises of a living/dining room with wood burner, TV and DVD player. Kitchen equipped with microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double (four poster), 1 twin.
Outside is a shared garden and private patio with furniture. There is a shared, heated swimming pool (payable locally), open June to September. There is ample parking and your bed linen is included in the price.
Beaminster is a small town in West Dorset which retains a village feel and is located at the head of the valley of the River Brit. The town is home to the Beaminster Festival, an annual event of music and art. This is usually a 9 day event held in late June and 2013 will see its 18th year. Recently, West Dorset has been voted the most popular area of outstanding natural beauty by the readers of National Country Walking Magazine. Now you can explore the area in the company of Llamas with guided Trekking, Rambling and Walking Tours with UK Llamas based just outside of Beaminster. Or try your hand at disc golf at Whitcombe Disc Golf Course, where the British Open Disc Championship has been held. Just think of playing golf but with a frisbee! Famous faces you may see in the town include Martin Clunes who has now been a resident of the area for many years.Read more
For eating out there are several choices. Most notable perhaps, is the Wild Garlic which is run by Mat Follas, the winner of BBC Masterchef a few years back. For a quicksnack why not drop into the Ann Day Gallery and Coffee Shop, miximg art with a good cup of tea and cake.Read less
Exeter is 36 miles away
Bristol is 42 miles away
Bournemouth is 48 miles away