Taylors Lane, Morcombelake


Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 5
A characterful detached cottage with separate 2 bed Holiday Cottage. 3 Bed Main Cottage and detached 2 bed Holiday Cottage, kitchen/dining room, sitting room, conservatory. Parking with double garage, workshop. Stunning Panoramic views. EPC Band E.


Myrtle Cottage is a characterful, detached, semi-rural home which, despite its period charms, is not listed. Comprising a delightful thatched main house, a separate 2 bedroom annexe/guest cottage (Stable Cottage) and wonderful, established gardens, the property offers spacious and flexible accommodation with the opportunity to achieve an income if desired. Owing to a somewhat elevated position, stunning, far-reaching country views can be enjoyed throughout the property and gardens.

Befitting its chocolate-box cottage appearance, the property offers a host of character features combined with modern conveniences and a fresh, neutral scheme of decoration. The main house offers well appointed accommodation comprising entrance porch, farmhouse style kitchen/dining room with feature brick fireplace and an oil fired Aga, spacious sitting room with wood burner and double doors to the conservatory which has doors leading directly to part of the garden.

The cottage appeal of the main house is continued in Stable Cottage which offers accommodation comprising; open plan kitchen (with under floor heating) and living space on the ground floor with double doors to a private patio garden and a double bedroom, a single bedroom and bathroom upstairs. With it's own parking and the same panoramic views, Stable Cottage is perfect for a variety of uses including holiday let, guest cottage or accommodation for dependent relatives.


The property benefits from a spacious, varied plot which totals around 0.7 of an acre and is divided to provide private space for both Myrtle Cottage and Stable Cottage. There is a lawned garden immediately adjoining Myrtle Cottage, whilst across the lane is a further landscaped garden, measuring more than half an acre, both ideally positioned to enjoy the stunning views. Ample gated parking is also located across the lane from the cottage with space for a number of vehicles and a detached timber outbuilding including storage space, workshop and double garage.To one side of the half acre garden is a detached timber summer house with light and power connected. Stable Cottage has a private parking space and patio garden, also positioned to enjoy the views.


Morcombelake is a popular village situated 4 miles west of Bridport which benefits from amenities including a church, Felicity's farm shop/cafe and a village hall hosting many local events. The village nestles amidst the rolling West Dorset Hills in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a short distance away from the famous and beautiful Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site with an unrivalled variety of coastal and inland bridleways and footpaths. The vibrant market town of Bridport is just a short drive away with twice weekly markets and a range of independent, quirky and artisan local shops as well as a vintage quarter and cultural experiences to suit all tastes. Axminster is nine miles to the west providing a mainline railway service to London Waterloo and further west.


Oil fired central heating. Private drainage. Mains water. Mains electricity.


Strictly by appointment only through Bridport Stags. Call 01308 428000.


From Bridport follow the A35 heading west. In Morcombelake turn right just after the Art Gallery, signposted Whitchurch Canonicorum. Proceed down the hill and turn right into Taylors Lane. Myrtle Cottage is on the left by the sharp left-hand bend.

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