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High Cross Camping Coach

The camping coach is 130 years old and was owned by the London Brighton & South West Railway
1 of 32The camping coach is 130 years old and was owned by the London Brighton & South West Railway
Overview
Shepherds hut -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Bridport, Dorset, England
The accommodation that we offer is a railway carriage and Living van. The Carriage has been restored retaining many authentic carriage details like chunky carriage handles, brass lamps, window straps and sliding sash windows, combined with good quality modern comfort. The main saloon has a large seat which converts into a double bed and sleep two people, a small dining table and chairs and a fantastic fully restored French 'Monopole' circa 1910 coal stove, which will keep you warm on cold damp days and cold nights. A fully equipped kitchen with cooker, sink fridge and work surfaces provide ample space to cook for yourselves during your stay. The bathroom has a normal water flush domestic type loo and electric shower.

The carriage sits within a small enclosed garden at the rear of the owners cottage garden. The view is beautiful...
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Listing #HL6599801
About the Owner
Marion G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2015
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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed for my husbands clive 60th birthday was a lovely coach very peaceful roads a little bit dicey but easy to get out and about marion and Charles were great hosts would highly recommend

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

We had a very enjoyable stay, everything you need is available, we cooked a meal in the kitchen and shower and toilet was good. The camping van was snug and comfortable. We had one adult and one child in each structure as felt my kids...More

Thank 681MB
Management response:Responded 25 July 2018

many thanks for the lovely review. Really glad you had a great time and hope to see you again soon love Marion

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

We stayed here for 2 nights over the bank holiday weekend. We loved every second! The camping coach is beautiful. The attention to detail is amazing and is clearly a Labour of love. The living van is also gorgeous and a lovely place to relax...More

Thank suzi32
Amenities
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Fees
  • Extra persons staying in the living van per person : AU$18 / stay - Fee
  • Dogs welcome cost per dog: AU$18 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The camping coach sits snug in the rolling hills of West Dorset in a village called Netherbury, a delightful village of a population of about 300 people. There are no shops but the nearest is just 2 miles away which makes a very nice walk or drive and the nearest local pub 1 mile away in Waytown, again easily walked to across a wonderful county route. The village does offer peace and quiet and a place to get away from it all and relax with lovely views by day and spectacular stars on clear nights.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 70.0 km
Railway: Crewkerne: 10.0 km
Ferry: Southampton: 111.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.0 km.
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