Dowerfield Farm Cottage
Located in West Bexington, Dorset
Spacious cottage with wonderful views over the West Dorset countryside. A private garden and good road links make this the ideal place for a relaxing break exploring this verdant landscape.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
This spacious Victorian cottage offers a good degree of seclusion. Set within a working farm, it is the perfect spot for walkers and nature lovers alike. The historic town of Dorchester is a short drive away and offers a great selection of shops, pubs and attractions. Perhaps while away take some time with a visit to the county museum, or try out one of the many eateries. The cottage is the ideal base for those that want to explore West Dorset and beyond, with an abundance of pretty towns and villages all being accessible from here, as well as the stunning Jurassic coast where you can fossil hunt or just relax on the beach.
From the parking area, a sliding door brings you into the cottage. On entering the property, you are met by a spacious sunroom that doubles up as a dining room and leads into a light and airy kitchen. The kitchen is well-equipped with an electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine and microwave. Adjacent to here is the bathroom, with shower over bath and WC. Opposite is the inviting lounge which has a Smart TV and DVD, making it the perfect place to unwind after a day spent exploring. Just next door is a spacious second dining room overlooking the fields. Rising from an inner hallway is the staircase, which gives access to a double bedroom with stunning views and a twin bedroom also overlooking the pastureland surrounding the cottage.
Heading outside you will find an enclosed lawn with views, garden furniture and a BBQ. Located a short hop from the kitchen, it’s the perfect spot for enjoying a meal outdoors. Off-road parking for two cars can be found adjacent to the property.
- Perfect rural sanctuary for couples and families in the beautiful Dorset countryside
- Ideal for nature lovers and boasting stunning views over the surrounding rolling hills
- Within easy reach of the Jurassic Coast at Burton Bradstock, West Bay and Bridport
- Set on a working farm with some resident livestock to admire in the nearby fields
- 2 bedrooms 1 double and 1 twin
- 1 bathroom with an electric shower over the bath
- Electric oven and hob, washing machine, fridge/freezer and microwave
- Electric and central heating included
- Bed linen included
- Wi-Fi included
- Smart TV and DVD
- Off-road parking for 2 cars
- Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the premises
- Regret no pets
- Beach 6 miles, shop and pub 2 miles
West Bexington is a small pretty coastal village. Situated between the nearby villages of Abbotsbury and Burton Bradstock. The towns of Dorchester and Weymouth are 27 minutes away by car in opposite directions. The village is surrounded by National Trust land. Popular for its all-year-round fishing, you can very often catch mackerel off Chesil Beach in the summer and bass in the autumn. The area is a birdwatcher's paradise and great for ramblers discovering unseen treasures.
West Bexington offers the perfect spot to explore the South West Coast Path. Marvel at the spectacular views over Chesil and Weymouth beach. The village of Abbotsbury offers a few local shops. The Swannery in Abbotsbury is well worth a visit, for bird-lovers and you may even be lucky enough to spot a cygnet. Abbotsbury children's farm is a delight for any parent looking to entertain their children. Children can ride tractors, visit pets corner, and much more. There is a cafe which serves lunch and beverages so parents can sit and relax with a coffee while the children finish off the day with soft play.