It’s the first weekend since the clocks have changed, the leaves are falling and autumn is well and truly upon us. That means misty mornings, country walks and best of all, coming home to a roaring log fire. Here are 3 perfect, cosy West Dorset cottages to tempt you in from the cold.
Coming to the market on Monday, this delightful Grade II Listed 3-bedroom cottage lies on a no-through road in the hamlet of Southover, 5 miles from Dorchester. It even comes with a purpose-built garden studio, perfect for guests or a home office. Situated in a no through lane with walks along the River Frome from the door, it is on the market with a Guide of £450,000, register your interest with Adam Taylor.
Within a mile or so of the coast lies the village of Whitchurch Canonicorum, and another delightful Grade II Listed cottage (above), complete with an inglenook and all the character features you’d hope to find. The gardens are equally stunning and this cottage also comes with a purpose-built garden studio. The Guide is £425,000.
Last, but by no means least, the enchanting Church Hill Cottage (above) is hidden away in the pretty village of South Perrott, close to the Somerset border. The 4-bedroom cottage is bursting with character and beautifully presented, having enjoyed by many as a holiday let for some time. It’s on the market with a Guide of £450,000.