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Grooms Cottage
Salway Ash

Grooms Cottage, Salway Ash, Dorset

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Rural Retreats

Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £602.00

Grooms Cottage is delightfully situated within the 42 acres surrounding 'Limbury,' a glorious 17th century Grade II listed farmhouse half a mile from the hamlet of Salway Ash which is approximately two miles from the market town of Bridport and five miles from the beautiful beaches of the West Dorset Heritage Coast.

The cottage features a stunning floor to ceiling glass and green oak extension at ground and first floor levels affording spectacular views across the surrounding countryside and the Marshwood Vale. It is quietly situated at the end of a long drive and the grounds are as featured in the award-winning British film Tamara Drewe!

Within the grounds of the farm there is a large unfenced pond (approximately 200 yards away). The garden to the cottage is only partly fenced and children must be supervised at all times.

This holiday cottage at a glance

  • Sleeps six guests.
  • Three bedrooms, one en-suite bathroom and one family shower room.
  • Open fire.
  • Private, secluded garden with a large terrace.
  • Ample onsite parking.
  • Sorry, no pets.
  • Parents of small children, please be aware of an unfenced pond within the grounds of the farm and supervise any children.
  • Minimum of a two night stay.

Additional features

  • Underfloor heating to the ground floor and bathrooms.
  • Electric double oven, ceramic hob, separate combination oven/microwave, American-style fridge freezer with integrated ice maker, dishwasher.
  • Washing machine and tumble dryer in the utility room.
  • Bose music system, 42' flat screen television. DVD recorder. TV in the master suite.
  • Travel cot and high chair available on request.
  • Garden furniture and barbecue available.

Attractions and nearby amenities

  • There is a farm shop within half a mile.
  • The market town of Bridport is nearby with its twice weekly markets, restaurants, supermarkets and a great array of produce.
  • Bridport is also the gateway to the Jurassic Coast, a World Heritage Site.
  • In close proximity to the town of Beaminster, with good shops and restaurants.


  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Baby Welcome
  • Log Burner/Open Fire
  • On Site Parking
  • Wifi
  • Beach nearby
  • Children Welcome
  • Welcome Hamper
Approximate Location

Map is approximate and should only be used to get a rough idea of the cottage location.

Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Salway Ash area.

Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Bothenhampton, Holy Trinity Old Church - 0.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Melplash, Christ Church - 3.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Whitchurch Canonicorum, St Candida & Holy Cross Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Mapperton Gardens - 4.8 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Mapperton, All Saints Church - 4.8 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Beaminster, St Mary's Church - 5.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Jurassic Coast - 6.2 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Toller Porcorum, St Andrew & St Peter Church - 6.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Abbotsbury Castle - 6.8 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Abbotsbury Gardens - 7.5 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

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