Located in Wakeham, Dorset
Pebble Reef is a traditional Quarryman's cottage lovingly renovated, sleeping up to 6 people
Pebble Reef cottage is a traditional Quarryman's cottage full of character and lovingly renovated to bring it into the 21st century.
The main living area downstairs is open plan. The lounge leads into the kitchen diner and through French doors leads you out to a bright and private garden. The garden has a seating area and a quaint summerhouse and is ideal for barbeques and relaxing in the sun throughout the day.
The cottage can sleep up to six people in 3 comfortable bedrooms. Upstairs there is a double with an en-suite shower room ans a twin bedroom. Back on the ground floor there is an additional double bedroom. The main bathroom is also on the ground floor and has the advantage of a bath as well as a seperate shower cubicle.
Wakeham is full of traditional quarryman's cottages dating back two to three hundred years. Although a small area it is packed with interest. Pennsylvania castle was built in 1800 by John Penn, grandson of the founder of Pennsylvania, and is now a private residence. Just round the corner from this is the Portland Museum, Rufus Castle, the ruins of St Andrews Church with its "pirate" graves and onwards to Church Ope Cove.Read more
There are several good walks again from Wakeham including the two butterfly reserves within easy reach. A walk along the coast down to Portland Bill will take about 45 minutes depending on how long you stop to take in the views and the wildlife. Walks along the old railway line and back to the top of the island are also available from Wakeham.
The Hayloft Cafe is open throughout the summer season for coffees and light lunches. Otherwise, it is just a short walk into Easton where there are a number of choices or by car you can reach any of Portland's eating out establishments in under 5 minutes.Read less
Bournemouth is 36 miles away
Exeter is 54 miles away
Bristol is 60 miles away