How about a thatched holiday cottage in Dorset?
Working in the holiday trade, we occasionally stumble across a holiday cottage which really is something to short about. And just recently stumble across a holiday cottage is exactly what we did! The cottage in question is North End Farm House near Bridport in Dorset. This 14th Century farmhouse sits in the middle of the countryside, pretty much equidistant between Bridport and the Jurassic Coast. North End Farm House can sleep 14 people, so if you're after a pretty farm house right out in the sticks for a family gathering, this could be the place for you!
The countryside setting of North End Farm House near Bridport in Dorset
You've got 6 bedrooms at North End Farm House near Bridport, with three being twins and 3 being doubles. One of those twin bedrooms also has a bunk bed, which gives you the sleeping capacity of 14 people.
One of the six bedrooms at North End Farm House in Dorset
Chilax by the wood burner
If you're a pet owner, you don't need to abandon your dog in the kennels either - North End Farm House near Bridport in Dorset is pet friendly which means you can all go for countryside and coastal walks together.
All the usual facilities are provided at North End Farm House, with a TV, DVD player, Wi-Fi, range, oven, hob, microwave, dish washer and washing machine all provided.
There is central heating at North End Farm House, which is obviously good. But there's also a wood burner and an open fire in the two living rooms. This makes the cottage exceptionally cosy in the winter months. The photo below shows the living room and the wood burner.
Spend some cosy nights in front of the wood burner ay North End Farm in Dorset
Tea and biscuits watching the sun go down
Outside there is a lawned garden with patio area and furniture; and views out across the countryside - when you've finished exploring the area, the garden makes a nice place to enjoy a cup of tea!.
Around and about North End Farm House near Bridport in Dorset
You'll probably want to get out and see what's going on in the area around Dorset, and the position of North End Farm House near Bridport gives you plenty of choices:
The Jurassic Coast is a couple of miles to the south, with Lyme Regis having some nice cafes and restaurants - and a beach to try and find a fossil or two.
Bridport is also a couple of miles away, and worth a visit. This market town is well-known for its quality local food and art.
Further afield you can visit Glastonbury (with its abbey and Tor), Cheddar Gorge or Wells cathedral city.
Video tour of North End Farm House near Bridport in Dorset