A holiday cottage in the heart of Dorest

The Cottage

2 The Barn is our holiday cottage. It is a semi detached stone barn conversion, situated on the pretty Village Green in the picturesque hamlet of Walditch. The Barn has been renovated to a high standard, it has light rooms with good views of the Village Green and surrounding countryside. It has light rooms and a good sized rear courtyard with BBQ, enclosed by a stone wall. Parking for 1 small car in garage, additional parking on village street.

Walditch is a picturesque hamlet in an area of outstanding beauty surrounded by rolling hills. There are many wonderful walks from the doorstep. It also has one of the few real tennis courts in the country built in 1885 to entertain Prince Charles. There is a well equipped children playground and playing field. It does not have a shop or pub but is only 1 mile from the popular market town of Bridport and 2 miles from the beach and harbour at West Bay.

2 The Barn is entered through a stone walled courtyard.  The solid oak front door leads into the entrance hall with a tiled limestone floor. Stairs lead up to the first floor.In the hallway there are oak rustic doors leading to a downstairs cloakroom, single bedroom and lounge.
This is a spacious double aspect room with a wooden floor. The lounge area offers space to relax on comfortable seating with a wood burning stove, flatscreen TV with Digital freeview channels, DVD player as well as a DAB music system with an i pod dock and unlimited wireless broadband. You will find a selection of games, books and DVD’s in the corner cabinet.
This is a lovely triple aspect room with exposed stone wall and vaulted ceiling, limestone tiled floor with underfloor heating. It is very well equipped with a dishwasher, washer/drier, oven, hob, and large fridge/freezer and breakfast bar. The dining table can comfortably seat for 5 people area has French doors opening onto the courtyard.
Double Bedroom

This attractive bedroom is upstairs with good village views from a large dormer window, it has a double bed, bedside tables, built in wardrobe and a vanity area. A hairdryer and cloak radio are provided.

Twin Bedroom

This attractive room is upstairs. It has two 3ft single beds each with a bedside cabinet, a built in wardrobe. A hairdryer and cloak radio are provided. This bedroom also has a flat screen TV with freeview channels.

Single Bedroom

This compact pretty single bedroom is on the ground floor. The bedroom has a 3ft single bed, bedside table, wardrobe and a handy fold down desk. There are nice views of the village green from this room.

Main Bathroom

The main bathroom has a light and airy feel providing a bath with a shower overhead shower andscreen, washbasin, WC, bathroom cabinet, shaving point and a heated towel rail.

Wet Room

The wet room offers a lovely shower and underfloor heating. It also has a washbasin and LED mirror with shaving point.

A good sized enclosed stone walled courtyard has garden furniture and a gas BBQ. By the front door is a handy stone built store for shoes etc. There is parking for one car in our garage and safe village roadside parking.

The cottage as recently be extended and renovated and has been furnished to a very high quality and comfort for a memorable stay in Walditch.

We can offer a travel cot and high chair.

All beds will be made up for your arrival and bathroom towels provided.

Rental includes all power, light and heating.

Free wireless broadband

This is a non-smoking house and sorry we do not accept pets.

There is a childrens playground within walking distance of the cottage.

Local Area

Bridport has a wide, vibrant and eclectic cultural mix of events, exhibitions and entertainment. It is also a Gateway Town for the World Heritage Site of the Jurassic Coast. Bridport is also a Beacon Town promoting the high quality and variety of local food. Street Markets are held every Wednesday and Saturday in this historic market town. A Farmers Market is held on the second Saturday of the month in the Arts Centre and the Vintage Market at St Michael's on the last Sunday of the month March - October.

West Bay is ideal for crabbing, mackerel fishing or just browsing the shops or enjoying an ice cream whilst walking around the picturesque, working harbour.


For booking please contact sue@heatherltd.co.uk or you can phone on 01483 440929 and 07989063448

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Guest Comments

"A lovely well equipped cottage in an idyllic location within easy reach of the coast, town and many beautiful beaches. Delightful little garden too - peaceful and relaxing - enjoyed every moment."

"A very nice weekend in a comfortable cottage."

"A smashing long weekend. The cottage has been refurbished and extended to a very high standard - couldn't have asked for more."

"Thank you for a lovely clean cottage and the welcome goodies."

"Lovely cottage in beautiful setting. Everything we needed and thoughtful touches."

"We've had a lovely time - thank you for providing everything we needed and more in this delightful holiday home from home."

"Our fourth visit and still as good as ever."

"The cottage was in a perfect location for us and such a pleasure to stay in such a Lovely home (attention to detail second to none) We will definitely stay again."