- Property code: LWHITT
- Changeover day: Friday
- Designated parking
- Nearby pub or restaurant
- Real fire
- Short Breaks available
- Central heating
- Garden or outside space
- Ground floor accommodation
Little Whittle is a fabulous new conversion, perfect for couples or a young family, and ideally located to explore the Jurassic Coastline and bustling market towns of Bridport, Lyme Regis and all the region has to offer. An imaginative design in a traditional building, with a true holiday appeal and quietly tucked away near the historic town of Bridport. The stylish design reflects throughout the property from the master bedroom to the open plan living area and the addition of the patio and garden area can extend the days into the evenings to further enhance your stay. Well laid out, offering ease of movement and very suitable for those guests who may have limited mobility as well. Nestled away in nearby Salway Ash, a quaint hamlet on the outskirts of Bridport, but close enough to enjoy the charming harbour of West Bay (recently made famous by the TV series Broadchurch) and the Heritage Coast. For friends and larger families there is also the opportunity to book Little Kershay in the same location. Please see LKSHAY
Nearby Bridport town is a vibrant and attractive Georgian location, now becoming better known for its lively arts scene and excellent local food. Every Wednesday and Saturday Bridport holds a famous street Market with stalls selling curiosities, amazing artisan food and bric-a-brac. This small market town is able to boast independent, award winning, butchers, bakers, greengrocers and a brewery! There is also a museum, a restored Art Deco cinema (which doubles up as a concert venue and theatre), and Arts Centre.
Often referred to as the ‘Pearl of Dorset’, Lyme Regis is well known for its literary association with Jane Austen as well as its diverse geology which people from across the world flock to in the hunt for fossils. The historic old town retains an olde worlde charm with small streets filled with galleries, boutique shops and famed gastro restaurants and cafés. Its sheltered south facing beaches are safe for children and water sports enthusiasts alike with great fishing and leisure boat opportunities available from the Cobb harbour. For those who would like a change of scene and a day away from the beach, the surrounding rolling countryside, which is an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, boasts walking and cycling in abundance or perhaps while away a few days exploring pretty East Devon fishing villages such as Beer and Branscombe or head to the market town of Axminster to sample Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s River Cottage Canteen.
Ground floor: Front door to hallway, leading to an open plan living area all on one level; Lounge area with sofa, armchair, woodburner and Flatscreen TV, dining table and chairs. kitchen with oven and hob, fridge with ice box compartment, dishwasher and microwave. Bedroom 1 with King size bed. Shower room with large walk-in shower cubicle, wash basin and WC.
Outside is a patio and garden with bistro table and chairs. Enclosed garden. Pet safe
Parking for one car near the front of the property.
- Included: Bed linen, towels, (guests must provide their own beach towels), WiFi, electricity and central heating. First basket of logs complimentary. Travel cot and highchair available. Please bring your own cot linen.
- Pets: One well behaved small to medium sized dog welcome. (Pet charge £25.00 per week)
- Telephone: Mobile reception mixed.
- Smoking: Not permitted.
- Local facilities: Pub: 700m to the Anchor Inn or 8 mins by car to the Hare and Hounds, Waytown. Shops: Washing pool Farm shop 2 miles. Bridport town centre 3 miles . Beach: West Bay is 5 miles. Lyme Regis: 12 miles by car
The owners where helpful, great house warming gifts of local treats and fresh home made bread. Lovely property well catered and cared for. Only downside was trying to find the venue at night. But after one wrong house we made it. Lovely location the local cows and calves where a treat for our little Westie. Weather spoilt our weekend but still managed to get out and explore and well the log fire seriously belts out some heat when your in and it’s going. Clean, tidy and comfortable. A little treasure and would recommend any couple staying here.
Had a lovely stay, perfect setting and location.
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, the things above are just to make it even better. Thank you so much for making us feel welcome.
We had a great stay! Loved the place and a great location for exploring Dorset.
Lovely cottage, well equipped with everything you need. Bed very comfy and big in spacious bedroom . bathroom very clean and great shower. Sofa could be more comfortable. Owners very friendly, nothing too much trouble. Great location , beautiful area.
We are delighted you loved staying at Little Whittle and enjoyed its comforts. The owner has now invested in a new comfortable sofa to further enhance an already great holiday home.
- The Toad Hall Team
We had an excellent stay in Little Whittle, the cottage was perfect and extremely well presented. The owners live next door and couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. A car is essential as the property is approx 2 miles from Bridport, but it is centrally located to explore the whole of Dorset.