Gingerbread Cottage – Stylish Self Catering in Chideock
Gingerbread Cottage is a pretty period stone and thatched cottage situated opposite the village church and enjoying upstairs countryside views. The cottage is believed to have origins dating back about 300 years and has recently been acquired and lovingly furnished by Jane and Laurie.
Many Character Features and Homely Touches
You’ll love the many character features typical of the cottage’s age including exposed beams and window seats with the attention to detail and homely touches being very apparent throughout.
What You Can Expect
The lounge has 2 comfortable chairs and a 2-seater sofa situated around the cosy fireplace with coffee table. There is a flat screen TV with Freeview and integrated DVD player and a good range of DVDs as well as books to keep you entertained. The room is carpeted with stairs leading to the first floor and the door at the back of the room leads to the separate kitchen.
The kitchen is equipped with all you need for a self catering holiday. Electric cooker with double oven, toaster, microwave, and fridge-freezer. All cooking utensils and crockery/cutlery are provided. There is a dining area at the far end of the kitchen and at the other, is a door leading out to the courtyard area. Recycling facilities are available.
The beautifully decorated bedroom in neutral tones provides a peaceful retreat with a 4’6″ double bed with bedside cabinets and plenty of storage space with built in wardrobe and chest of drawers. The window seat, overlooking the church, is the perfect to take in the views the rolling hills in two directions. The bed will be freshly made for your arrival.
The soft blue colours in this single bedroom at the back of the house have a calming influence with single bed and bedside cabinet. The built in wardrobe and chest of drawers allow ample space to hide away your belongings.
FIRST FLOOR BATHROOM:
The bathroom has a bath with overhead shower powered by an immersion heater, with toilet and basin. Bath sheets, bath towels, hand towels and shower mat are all provided.
There are two outside spaces at Gingerbread Cottage. The west-facing rear courtyard is found through the kitchen. An additional nearby lawned garden is behind the large, private parking area accessed from the courtyard via a pathway or via the front of the house.