Description: About Stonebank Annexe, Chickerell
Stonebank Annexe is a 2 bedroom Weymouth holiday apartment located within a Grade II listed building which dates back to the 1600s. With a homely and comfortable interior, Stonebank Annexe sleeps up to 4 and is pet-friendly (1 pet dog welcome). Benefiting from a tranquil location in the heart of the village of Chickerell and with pleasant gardens, this could be a great base from which to discover some of the best of Dorset.
This holiday home is well located for discovering Thomas Hardy’s Wessex and the stunning scenery that Dorset has to offer and is located just one mile from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast, the South West Coastal Path and Fleet (a narrow lagoon between Chesil Beach and the mainland). The lively seaside town of Weymouth is just 3 miles to the east of Chickerell and offers many attractions including a beach and harbour to indoor bowls, a sea life centre and 9 screen cinema.
Within this welcoming apartment there is a comfortable lounge/dining room complete with electric fire, Freesat colour TV. DVD, Radio/CD player with iPod dock, kitchen with electric cooker, fridge, freezer, microwave, tassimo coffee maker and amply crockery and cutlery for 4, one double bedroom, one twin bedroom and a family bathroom with corner bath, WC and shower. Patio doors lead out from the lounge to the enclosed garden and patio area. Within Stonebank Annexe there is WiFi internet access plus a choice of books and games.
There are plenty of facilities within the village of Chickerell including a village store, two pubs, a chemist, hairdresser, library, and GP’s surgery, all just a few minutes walk away.
Short break bookings welcome (minimum 3 nights) during low season. See our website for up to date availability.
This owner/agency has featured on countrycottagesonline.com since 2004
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Local Attractions near Chickerell
Top Attractions: Weymouth town is 3 miles to the east & has all manner of seaside attractions from swimming, watersports, fishing, outdoor bowling to name a few. As it hosted the sailing Olympics in 2012 the sailing academy is very active and interestingly only a short stroll from King Henry VIII Portland castle. The pretty village of Abbotsbury is 6 miles to the west with its famous Swannery and sub-tropical gardens, the coastal towns of Lyme Regis, Swanage & many attractive villages are within easy reach by car or the X53 bus which travels the coast road. The county town of Dorchester is 8 miles north with interesting museums and historical sites. The larger towns of Bournemouth, Exeter, Salisbury & Bath are all worth a visit. Stonebank is ideally situated for visiting the many bird reserves in the area, two in Weymouth.
Recommended Places to Visit: The cities of Bath, Bournemouth, Salisbury and Exeter. Many National Trust and English Heritage properties.
Annual Eventst: There are many festivals and events during the year around Weymouth beach & harbour.
Recommended Places to Eat Out: The whole area is well supplied with a variety of restaurants, cafes, tea shops and pubs. With in easy walking distance in the village we have two pubs.
Local Sports: angling, bird watching, boating, canoeing, fishing, golfing, horse riding, paddle boarding, rockpooling, sailing, sea fishing, swimming, tennis, walking, wind surfing, yachting
Nearest Train Station: Weymouth, 3 miles away
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