The stone barn was built in 1482 Century and recently restored to original thatch. It is situated on the site of a mediaeval monastery. The property has benefited from recent refurbishment and now combines a modern taste in furnishings and open plan airy living, whilst being warm and cosy.
The smaller, single-storey cottages at Champernhayes have been created from the conversion of the original farmhouse buildings, which date back to 1482, Blackbird cottage is the largest cottage that are , grouped around a central courtyard, have been awarded 5 stars by the Tourist Board, their highest grade for comfort, location, décor and facilities.
Owl hosts x 4 guests has been recently been refurbished. It has an open plan split- level.
Luxury cottage with 2 bedrooms and cosy coal burning stove- sleeps 4.
Delightful little cottage – perfect for a couple and those holidaying on their own- sleeping 2.
The large farmhouse was part of the original prosperous farm that was built to provide food for the local community and small medieval monastery that was also onsite. The property is tastefully decorated and recently refurbished to offer a combination of modern boutique and medieval charm. The living room has its original 15th C flagstone flooring, and the 12inch thick walls built from original wattle & Daub construction, having lasted over 650 years. It has a large Ingle nock fireplace, complete with 16th C bread oven and wood burner. It also has a large flat screen TV and DVD player
The farm house kitchen has a hand built oak units and granite working surfaces, in the middle it has a large 18thC pine table and is fully equipped to cook and service full dinner for up to 12 guests. It has microwave, fridge freezer, oven, dish washer and washer dryer. French windows open out onto the private garden/ patio and the views.
Full central heating and private well water supply from the original medieval well.
The bedrooms all have en- suite bathrooms and there is a downstairs twin bedroom with bathroom facilities that are suitable for less able guests.
Large south-facing garden with gas barbecue and patio area with glorious views across the Dorset countryside to Charmouth and the sea.
A further single bed is available for the downstairs and upstairs twin room, at an additional cost of £35 per bed.