Sweetbriar cottage is set in a wonderful rural location on the edge of the village of Uploders, very close to the popular market town of Bridport (about 5 minutes drive away) and the stunning beauty of the fantastic UNESCO world heritage Dorset coast.
It is also extremely well located to provide very quick and easy access to all the other attractions in the locality and throughout the South West. There is a very popular local pub (The Crown Inn) about 5 minutes walk down the village road which has excellent reviews, don’t forget to bring a torch for your return walk home! There are of course many other restaurants, pubs, cafes and bistros, all within a short drive. However you choose to enjoy your stay at Sweetbriar Cottage, it is the perfect Dorset holiday location for families or couples wanting a quiet and relaxing place to stay.
Sweetbriar Cottage is a delightful stables conversion, blending contemporary style & modern convenience with character & charm. The quiet and peaceful location provides the perfect place to stay, both for couples or families wishing to explore Dorset and be within a short drive to local beaches. The property was converted in 2013/14 so has been built to the latest standards, which provides for a very warm and cosy environment.
The open plan living area has a double height ceiling and Oak beams providing a spacious and airy feel with bags of character and charm, perfect for socialising and relaxing.
There is a stunning and unusual galleried first floor bedroom with a double bed overlooks the sitting area (which also has discreet screens providing privacy when required). The bedroom has a feature bath behind the bed separated by glass screens as well as separate shower, basin WC and large inbuilt wardrobe and storage area.
Downstairs there is a further bedroom with two single beds and an en-suite bathroom with a bath/shower and toilet (this can also be accessed from the living area through a lockable ‘Jack & Jill door).
Enjoy the peaceful location and spend the afternoon in the garden with its own Summerhouse and a range of outdoor seating options. In winter months you may want to make yourself comfortable by the feature fire. Sweetbriar is the perfect base to explore West Dorset, you may like to visit the market town of Bridport filled with individual shops and fresh produce and a very popular and busy Saturday market.
Venture South and you will find beautiful coastal village of Burton Bradstock with it’s charming thatched cottages. A visit to West Bay with its lively harbour, or a short trip further west to the very picturesque and historic Lyme Regis and the surrounding, stunning golden cliffs is a must.
You can easily spend the day on the fabulous local beaches, have a swim in a sea or take a cliff top walk towards Charmouth to the west or Abbotsbury to the east. On a clear day from cliffs close to West Bay, you can see the entire ‘sweep of Lyme Bay’ from the Isle of Portland around to Start Point in Devon.
Sweetbriar Cottage is the perfect holiday location to explore Dorset and have a wonderful holiday for adults and children alike.
Please note: This property does not accept short breaks
Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area, sitting area & log burning effect feature fire
Bedroom 1: Twin beds
Bathroom: Bath, shower over bath, basin & WC
FIRST FLOOR – galleried overlooking the living area
Bedroom 2: Master bedroom with Double bed with freestanding double ended bath behind a glass screen and en-suite shower room, basin & WC
Garden with summerhouse and various seating areas, perfect for alfresco dining
Parking for 2 cars
Linen and towels included - beds made-up
Cot and highchair available
Shop 3.5 miles
Pub 5 minute walk
• Electric oven & hob
• Washing machine
• Oil fired central heating