3 Bedroom House in Dorset

Lyme Regis, Dorset and Somerset, England (Ref: HC2068)

Sleeps 6 Bedrooms 3
Accomodation Features
  • Dog Friendly Cottage
  • Family Friendly Cottage
  • Garden
  • Internet Access
  • Pub Nearby
  • Beach Nearby
Accomodation Description

This delightful, characterful property retains many of its original features and is set within the magnificent 350 acre Rousdon Estate with its mansion, chapel, gate lodges, gardens.

From the estate there is direct access to the Axmouth to Lyme Regis Undercliffs National Nature Reserve, where wild deer, foxes and squirrels can be seen. The property is situated a short distance from the Jurassic Coast, England's first Natural World Heritage Site. This stretch of coastline spans more than ninety miles of cliffs, beaches and coastal formations such as Durdle Door and Ladram Bay. Visit nearby Lyme Regis with its unspoilt seafront, sheltered beach and array of shops and places to eat, or why not enjoy a boat trip from the ancient harbour. Lyme Regis is an ideal location for families, as children can play and adults can relax on the sun loungers and catch up with some reading. Other places to visit nearby include the village of Beer with its caves and sheltered bay, the seaside towns of Seaton and Sidmouth, Axmouth with it's Axe Estuary, pretty Branscombe and numerous National Trust properties and gardens, all easily accessible by car. There are many other attractions including Crealy Adventure Park, Axe Valley Wildlife Park Seaton Tramway and Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium. On entering this traditional style property, you will find the entrance dining hall, where there is ample room around the dining table to enjoy leisurely meals with family and friends. Stepping into the kitchen/diner, you will find a large range style cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer and a kitchen table ideal for breakfast or supper. Heading into the spacious lounge, you will notice the original mullion window which floods the room with light, making it a lovely space to relax in front of the TV/DVD and cosy electric effect wood burner fire. Completing the ground floor is a WC accessed from the entrance hallway. Moving upstairs, there are three well presented bedrooms. Firstly, there is a spacious double room with an en suite WC and a sofa to relax on to enjoy distant sea views of the English Channel from the window. A second bedroom is on the same floor with 2'6" twin beds. Close by is a shower room with WC. A small flight of stairs takes you to a further double bedroom, adjacent to this room is a convenient bathroom with a shower over the bath and WC. Outside the property is a spacious enclosed garden which boasts far reaching views. There is outdoor seating available for dining alfresco or enjoying a morning coffee. Off road parking is available for two cars.

3 bedrooms 1 double with en suite WC, 1 double, 1 twin (2'6 beds). Bathrooms: upstairs 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC, 1 shower room with WC, 1 en suite WC; downstairs 1 WC. Kitchen large range style cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and washer/dryer. TV/DVD. Electric and central heating included. Wi Fi included. Towels included. 2 dogs welcome. Stairgate available. Guests are politely requested to keep dogs downstairs. Dogs are to be kept on a lead when walking around the estate. Off road parking is available for two cars. Access to the undercliffs from the estate is via a steep footpath which can be challenging when wet and muddy and is accessed at your own risk. Beach 3.5 miles, shop and pub 1 mile.