The Old Bakery in West Lulworth
A beautifully restored Grade II listed thatched cottage located in the highly sought after coastal village of West Lulworth offering a luxurious standard throughout including many interior design touches. Just a few minutes walk from the cottage leads to the famous cove, beach and the Dorset coastal path.
Truly a Dream Cottage, The Old Bakery is a Grade II listed thatched cottage in the beautiful coastal village of West Lulworth. Just renovated, the cottage has a luxurious standard throughout and includes interior design touches, fittings and furnishings which are a pleasure to behold and ensure guests have a delightful stay. Just a few minutes stroll from the cottage leads to a pedestrian walk down to the cove famous for its geologically unique and beautiful cove, and the Dorset Coastal Path is just a stroll away, along the way ice cream shops and seafood shacks tempt visitors. Here also you will find two pubs serving food and offering views. Another pub just a minute away The Castle Inn is pet friendly and has a good garden. The nearby Durdle Door, a large rock formation likened to a doorway, arising from the sea, is a must visit attraction; a popular beach offering snorkelling and cliff walks. If visiting in the summer do try to manage an outing to Lulworth Castle to watch the jousting knights. A lazy trip along the coast will take you to Swanage in the East and Weymouth in the West. Days can be filled with activities such as a boat ride along the Coast, walking along the World Heritage Status coastline searching for fossils or exploring the many geological and historical sites nearby. Returning to the cottage you may choose to dine alfresco at the raised decked area which affords wonderful views over the village.
Large beamed lounge with seating for eight. Door to inner hallway, Bathroom with freestanding bath, hand basin and two steps up to toilet. Dining room. Three steps up to Kitchen. Three steps up to cloakroom with hand basin and toilet. There are two stair cases to the first floor: steep and narrow cottage stairs from kitchen to 1st floor: bathroom with step up to large and deep free standing copper bath, hand basin and toilet. Cottage stairs from inner hallway to first floor, landing area with dressing table. Bedroom 1, king-size bed. Bedroom 2, double bed. Bedroom 3, double bed. Bedroom 4, double bed.
Services in addition to standard equipment: Electric central heating, including under floor heating in the bathrooms and kitchen. Integrated fridge, freezer, dishwasher and washer / dryer. Large flat screen TV & DVD in lounge. Second flat screen TV in bedroom 1. Large inglenook with wood burning stove. Large lockable outhouse suitable for storing bikes, kayaks etc. Off road gravelled parking for 4 cars. Gravelled garden area with table and chairs directly to the rear of the cottage. Parking and gravelled garden enclosed with gate. Large sloped garden and steps leading up to seating area with views over the village - garden must be used with care at your own risk and may not be suitable for the elderly or small children due to its steepness.