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Fiddlesticks Cottage

Beaminster, Dorset (Ref. 976064)

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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

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  • Rating Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes Icon/Rating/Sykes

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets Yes

  • View on map

Features

  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
  • Mrs Hosegood

    “This is our second visit to Fiddlesticks and we like it very much and the town of Beaminster and the surrounding area.”

    The cottage was spotlessly clean.

    The cottage was spotlessly clean. Just one point, we have an average sized car and a larger car would not fit in the space.

The property

In Beaminster, 50' back from a no-through lane, a pretty, detached, 19th century cottage.

Lovely wooded valley walks to neighbouring Netherbury, where the original 'River Cottage' from the TV series is located.

Access up 6 shallow steps to stable doors into hall with tiled floor and shower-room (suite).

Archway into attractive living room with fireplace (flame-effect electric fire) and TV/DVD/Blu-ray.

Kitchen/dining room (slimline dishwasher, microwave, fridge, electric cooker) with back door to little paved sunny area (table/chairs) on two levels (2 steps).

Further steps up to outhouse/sunroom with sink, washing machine and comfy sofa, good for sunny cuppas on cool days.

Steep stairs from living room up to two bedrooms - a double (5' bed), and a roomy twin with pretty village view to the hills; bathroom (suite, shower over bath).

No children under 7.

A comfortable cottage for all seasons.

Beaminster: thriving little town (church, pubs, cafés, shops, museum, art gallery) in the midst of a conservation area, 5 miles from the ancient historic market town of Bridport (restaurants, pubs, cinema, arts centre) and 7 miles from the wide, unspoilt beach of West Bay (location for ITV's 'Broadchurch' series) on Dorset's 'Jurassic Coast'.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1x twin
  • Sitting room with fireplace and electric wood burning stove style fire
  • Kitchen with dining area
  • Sunroom
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
  • Ground floor shower-room with shower, basin and WC.
  • Central heating with electric fires
  • Microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Blu-ray, DVD, WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Parking on quiet road near to the cottage
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Pub less than 1 mile from property
  • Note: This property does not accept children under 7.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.

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About the location

BEAMINSTER

Bridport 6 miles; Crewkerne 7 miles; Lyme Regis 15 miles.

The attractive country town of Beaminster nestles beneath the rolling West Dorset downland within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Around its square is the Conservation Area which boasts over 200 Grade II listed buildings, many of which are built from mellow hamstone. This thriving rural community offers a good selection of shops, inns and restaurants, whilst each summer hosts a popular music and arts festival. The local area abounds in a network of footpaths, one leads to the village of Netherbury, the site of the original River Cottage TV programme. An easy drive takes you to the lively market town of Bridport and to West Bay (TV's Broadchurch) on Dorset's stunning Jurassic Coast, whilst Lyme Regis, Dorchester and Weymouth are all easily accessible. A charming Dorset country town set in a most attractive rural setting.

Note: This property does not accept children under 7.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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