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Delightful romantic getaway
Spacious open plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Well equpiied kitchen for all your needs
Plenty of room to relax
Lounge/dining area
Relax after the days adventures
Beautiful king-size bedroom with TV
Modern bathroom
Luxurious bathroom
Small enclosed decked area
Looking towards the front of the property
A day at the beach is a must!
Spectacular walks in the nearby town of Lyme Regis
Take a stroll through the seaside town of Lyme Regis
1 / 14  Delightful romantic getaway
2 / 14  Spacious open plan lounge/kitchen/diner
3 / 14  Well equpiied kitchen for all your needs
4 / 14  Plenty of room to relax
5 / 14  Lounge/dining area
6 / 14  Relax after the days adventures
7 / 14  Beautiful king-size bedroom with TV
8 / 14  Modern bathroom
9 / 14  Luxurious bathroom
10 / 14  Small enclosed decked area
11 / 14  Looking towards the front of the property
12 / 14  A day at the beach is a must!
13 / 14  Spectacular walks in the nearby town of Lyme Regis
14 / 14  Take a stroll through the seaside town of Lyme Regis

Pound Retreat

Lyme Regis (8mls N), Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs welcome 3
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Romantic
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Spacious annexe set within a lovely village location where you can discover lovely walks direct from the property
  • A short drive to Lyme Regis and the Jurassic coastline to explore the nearby beaches and pretty villages in the area
  • An ideal base for touring Devon, Somerset and Dorset
  • Perfect getaway for couples and four legged friends alike

 

Property code: 40772

This well presented annexe has been lovingly converted and refurbished making it a perfect getaway for couples. Situated next to the owners’ property with its own entrance and driveway, a warm welcome awaits yet your privacy is assured.

Set in the picturesque village of Chardstock which is situated equal distance from the market towns of Chard in Somerset and Axminster in Devon, which is famous for its Axminster Carpets and celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage. The village is surrounded by farmland and woodland with plenty of footpaths for walks in the village and nestles within the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The market town of Chard in Somerset is a short drive from the property and other attractions nearby include Forde Abbey, Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre and Axe Valley Bird and Animal Park. Chardstock also has an annual street fair and tractor trundle. Lyme Regis and the Jurassic coast are just a short drive away, a great day out for keen fossil hunters and beach lovers.

Heading into the property you will find yourself in the bright and airy open-plan living area. The lounge has a TV and a large corner sofa, ideal for relaxing after a day out exploring. There is ample space around the dining table to enjoy leisurely meals and the kitchen area is equipped with an electric oven and hob, microwave, washer/dryer and fridge with ice compartment. From the kitchen, French doors open out onto the small enclosed decked area. Upstairs there is a pretty bedroom with a king-size bed and TV. Completing the accommodation upstairs, there is also a spacious, contemporary en-suite bathroom with a shower over the bath and WC.

Moving outside to the small enclosed decked area, there is a table and chairs, an ideal spot for al fresco drinks and dining, as well as a disposable BBQ stand. There is also private off-road parking for one car.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom with king-size bed
  • 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC
  • Kitchen - electric oven and hob, microwave, washer/dryer and fridge with ice compartment
  • TV in lounge; TV in bedroom
  • Towels included
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 3 dogs welcome (dogs are to be kept downstairs)
  • Private off-road parking for 1 car outside the property
  • Beach 9 miles, pubs and shop within walking distance
  • Small enclosed decked area with garden furniture and disposable BBQ stand

Kerry Pillinger

This property is personally managed by Kerry.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 19 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Alex 10th October 2020

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The information welcome pack is very comprehensive, the inclusion of dog friendly venues was very helpful. The cottage is well equipped, the owners are very helpful, and the supply of a cream tea, milk and flowers was a lovely touch. Relaxing was easy in the tastefully decorated cottage, with added pleasure of star gazing through the skylight windoRead morews before a comfortable sleep in a lovely bed. Hide

Reviewed by James 26th September 2020

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Beautiful Scones on arrival really made us feel welcome. The cottage is very warm and comfortable with good facilities.

Reviewed by Anne 5th September 2020

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I think you could refer to my above review and the cottage was adequate for our needs.

Reviewed by Lyn 29th August 2020

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Lovely cottage owners very keen to ensure our stay was enjoyable. Pretty village, friendly people, nice walks. Location ideal for visits to coast.

Reviewed by Shirley 8th August 2020

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A lovely cottage for the two of us and our dog. There are footpaths close by for dog walking and the coast is only a short drive away. We also enjoyed the adjoining enclosed patio area most evenings - a cool spot for pre dinner drinks once the sun had gone down.

Reviewed by Neill 18th July 2020

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The cottage is a perfect retreat for a get away to that part of the uk. It's right on the county boarders if Devon and Somerset , so you get the best of both counties. We have dogs and was ideal for that too as you are quite rural.

Reviewed by Kath 12th October 2019

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The cottage was situated in a small village with a pub and post office come general shop, the main town was only a 10 min drive away and there was a couple of other good pubs for food too. It was an ideal spot to explore Dorset, Devon and Somerset. The cottage is clean, comfortable and well appointed. The owners were lovely.

Reviewed by Melvyn 5th October 2019

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Reviewed by william 28th September 2019

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This small cottage is a superb example of a conversion.everything in it is obviously planned for your comfort and enjoyment of the Village that it is in.Easy clean floors,a complete and fully equipped kitchen ,a bed that is so comfortable that you want to stay in it and a very nice large bathroom to finish off.There is ample offroad parking as wellRead more. The owners live next door and could not be nicer or more accomodating.Enjoy. Hide

Reviewed by Victoria 7th September 2019

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Reviewed by Jamie 29th July 2019

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Lovely relaxing place to stay, comfortable and nice village feel. Lovely welcome from owner with scones jam and clotted cream. Would definitely stay again.

Reviewed by Paul 6th July 2019

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Reviewed by Kayleigh 29th June 2019

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We had a wonderful 1st family holiday with out 5 month old baby and Rob and Sara could not have been more welcoming or accomodating. We would highly recommend Pound Retreat as a comfortable base for exploring the area!

Reviewed by Derek 15th June 2019

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A lovely cottage that is very well resourced which is situated in the beautiful little village of Chardstock. Thank you very much to the owners Sara & Rob for their warm welcome plus the cream tea which was delicious & the beautiful bunch of roses.

Reviewed by Lesley 27th May 2019

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Beautiful and spacious house which is located perfectly in the peaceful countryside but close enough to explore the busy coastline of Devon and Dorset. Very dog friendly. Even got to hang out with the local dog walkers who were happy to advise on best routes.

Reviewed by Julie 28th April 2019

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Lovely place to stay, quiet and friendly villagers. A great base and close to seaside locations. Lovely walks for us and the dogs.

Reviewed by Cassandra 13th April 2019

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Charming and comfortable. Sofa very comfortable, nearby pub was great. Outside space isn't huge, but big enough. Owners line next door and are very helpful. For did owners I'd say it's worth timing the fur between dogs yours as it's laminate flooring

Reviewed by Charles 22nd December 2018

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Reviewed by 29th October 2018

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Nice property in lovely village surrounded by beautiful countryside, Coast and towns nearby ie Lyme Regis, Taunton, Axminster.

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Delightful romantic getaway
Spacious open plan lounge/kitchen/diner
Well equpiied kitchen for all your needs
Plenty of room to relax
Lounge/dining area
Relax after the days adventures
Beautiful king-size bedroom with TV
Modern bathroom
Luxurious bathroom
Small enclosed decked area
Looking towards the front of the property
Show 2 moreA day at the beach is a must!

Location

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