Located in Beaminster, Dorset
Flax Cottage is a holiday Cottage in Waytown, near Beaminster, Dorset, sleeping 6 guests in this converted 17th barn with modern open-plan living.
Flax Cottage in the sleepy village of Waytown close to Beaminster and was a former rope barn dating back to the 17th century. The interior is open plan and it fells very spacious. The local pub is within walking distance and you can pick up locally grown produce in the village. You are just 6 miles from the Jurassic Coast so have the option of beautiful countryside or World Heritage coastline each dau of your holiday.
The accommodation at Flax Cottage comprises of a split-level open-plan living room with wood-burning stove, oak floor, French doors to garden, satellite TV, DVD player, radio/CD and large well-equipped modern fitted kitchen and dining area with microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher and freezer. Separate toilet. WiFi is enabled throughout Flax Cottage.
First floor: Two double bedrooms, one with 5ft iron bedstead and en-suite shower room with toilet. Large twin bedroom. Main bathroom with free-standing roll-top bath and toilet.
Outside is a small enclosed garden with furniture. There is parking for 2 cars with an additional parking space in the car port. A high chair and stair gate can be provided and your electric, bed linen and towels are included in the price.
Beaminster is a small town in West Dorset which retains a village feel and is located at the head of the valley of the River Brit. The town is home to the Beaminster Festival, an annual event of music and art. This is usually a 9 day event held in late June and 2013 will see its 18th year. Recently, West Dorset has been voted the most popular area of outstanding natural beauty by the readers of National Country Walking Magazine. Now you can explore the area in the company of Llamas with guided Trekking, Rambling and Walking Tours with UK Llamas based just outside of Beaminster. Or try your hand at disc golf at Whitcombe Disc Golf Course, where the British Open Disc Championship has been held. Just think of playing golf but with a frisbee! Famous faces you may see in the town include Martin Clunes who has now been a resident of the area for many years.Read more
For eating out there are several choices. Most notable perhaps, is the Wild Garlic which is run by Mat Follas, the winner of BBC Masterchef a few years back. For a quicksnack why not drop into the Ann Day Gallery and Coffee Shop, miximg art with a good cup of tea and cake.Read less
Exeter is 35 miles away
Bristol is 42 miles away
Bournemouth is 49 miles away