Water Mill - Dorset - Sleeps 6

Stay in a Converted Water Mill 

  • Water Mill exterior
  • Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom
  • Lounge
  • Lounge
  • Lounge
  • Bedroom
  • Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Bedroom
  • Bathroom
  • Garden and Grounds
  • Garden and Grounds
Water Mill in Dorset, a cottage in Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire: Water Mill exterior

The Water Mill sit In extensive grounds Nr Bridport / West Bay

The water mill dates back to 1717 and still has all of the original machinery inside. It was fully restored in 2007 to a new use as holiday accommodation and can sleep 6 plus a cot. It has three floors with a log burner in the living room and the Kitchen is equipped with an Aga. There is a private seating area in the Orchard
Also in the grounds is a Restored mill pond and leat with sluice gate for the water wheel as well as slide and swings for children.The Mill is an excellent choice of holiday accommodation from which to explore and enjoy this popular area of West Dorset. With footpaths and a local pub on the doorstep, this is a perfect base for a family or walking holiday. We except well behaved pets! and short breaks.
The Water Mill is down an unmade track in the village of Askerswell with a pub / Restaurant and village church just a short walk from the property.

The Water Mill is arranged on three floors. The bin floor (where the finished
flour was weighed and bagged) is now a bedroom, dining and kitchen area.
The stone floor (where the mill stones grind the corn) is now the
living room and viewing area and the sack floor (where the sacks of
corn were hoisted into the grain hoppers) is now the master bedroom
with en-suite and viewing area.

Living Area

Lounge with seating for six, viewing screen of the mill stones and the original machinery. There is a display case with old documents which date back to 1760 and artifacts found on the site and original fire insurance certificates dating back to 1859. There is a freeview TV, DVD and CD players and iPod dock.

Master Bedroom One

Double with fitted wardrobe, en-suite with Victorian roll top bath and heated towel rail. Vaulted ceilings with original beams and machinery viewing area. A cot is available.

Bedroom Two

Double with built in wardrobe and freeview TV and is close to the main bathroom.

Bedroom Three

Twin with built in wardrobe and balcony overlooking machinery in entrance lobby.


Fully tiled, modern wet room with large shower area, basin, and heated towel rail and is adjacent to Bedroom 2.

Kitchen and Dining Area

A fully equipped hand-made oak kitchen with all new appliances – washing machine/drier, dishwasher, microwave, fridge/freezer, and beautiful red electric AGA.

Other Information

Iron, ironing board, high chair, and vacuum cleaner are available at the Mill.
Bedroom linen, hand/bath and tea towels all provided but please bring your own beach/swimming towels and cot linen.
Stair gates can be fitted on the 1st and 2nd floors.

Pets are Welcome

Up to 2 Dogs Permitted
£25 per week or £20 per part week

Please check our website for the up to date calendar where you can book online and pay by card.

This property is a new listing with Stilwell’s Cottages Direct

Water Mill Property Features

Location Type
  • Coastal
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Bed Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Fuel and Power Included
  • Pets Allowed
  • Cot
  • High Chair
  • No Smoking

Open Fire/Wood Burner
  • Wood burner

  • 2 Double Bedrooms
  • 1 Twin Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Shower

  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill
  • Tumble dryer

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • TV
  • Radio

Leisure Equipment
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden
  • Childrens play area
  • Outdoor games area

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Wind Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Theatre
  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sailing
  • Swimming (indoor pool)
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
7 night(s) · 26 January 2019
Key Property Details
Property Name Water Mill
Reference 295094
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Dogs Allowed 2
Owner's Website bridportholidaycottages.co.uk
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Water Mill in Dorset

Nearest TownBridport / West Bay - 5 miles (approx)
Nearest AirportExeter - More than 30 miles (approx)
Nearest Ferry PortSouthhampton - More than 30 miles (approx)

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