Lovely one bedroom (double bed) refurbished self catering annexe has all the comforts that you'll need! It is well equipped. We offer a welcome breakfast basket with lovely local Dorset produce for you to enjoy. Relax and enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Cattistock and all the area has to offer.
Willow annexe is attached to our home and is tucked away in the garden. You have a fully functional open plan kitchen, dining area and lounge. The annexe has one double bedroom (double bed) and a shower room, with a brand new Mira shower, lovely! You have your own front door and you will have total privacy and ability to come and go as you wish. We have recently completely refurbished and equipped the annexe so that our guests have everything they need for an enjoyable stay.
There is also a rustic decking area in the garden with a lounging area, table and umbrella, please feel free to use this, It has some great views across the valley and towards the church. We can also make a BBQ available for your use.
We have free range Bantams in the garden who go about their business, so usually we can offer fresh eggs available for breakfast, as long as they are laying! The annexe is self catering but we provide an initial breakfast hamper with a selection of Dorset Cereals, porridge, local bakery bread, milk, butter, tea and coffee.
We have 2 cats Nipper and Queenie, they are friendly and will often been seen sunning themselves in the garden. We have a lurcher called Gracie who is friendly. We will consider well behaved dogs staying with you in the annexe, this would need to agreed before you arrived.
Cattistock is a thriving village with lots of amenities, the pub the Fox and Hounds is run by Liz and Scott who are very friendly and serve great food. The village has events throughout the year Dorset Knob Throwing in May and August the Flower festival. There is a beautiful church in the village a shop with tea room and post office.
We will operate a minimum 2 night weekend (Friday-Sunday)During the week days we are very happy to accept one night bookings.
There are 5 steps up to the garden from the drive and so our property is not accessible for people with mobility issues. sorry! You have your own front door to the Willow annexe, through the garden and to the left hand side of the house. The annexe provides a fully functional kitchen and shower room, with new Mira shower. You have a fan assisted oven, fridge freezer and dishwasher.
The annexe has oil fired central heating at your control so in the winter you will be warm as toast. The shower is a newly fitted instant electric Mira shower so you can shower when you wish.
Check in from 4pm only.
We live next door and are easily accessed if need be. We are happy to help as needed, just knock the door or call. We do however want you to feel relaxed and will give you space to come and go without feeling you have to interact if you don't want to!
Please note we are situated in an elevated position and there are steps up to the property, so unfortunately our property is not wheelchair friendly. Sorry
We do have Bantam hens and a cockerel too! He does crow in the morning. There are a number of cockerels in the village and they like to have a crow at each other now and then.
We are pretty relaxed here, please make yourselves at home.
If you'd like to bring your dog we are happy for you to bring them but they need to be house trained and kept on a lead when in the garden as our creatures may feel scared with a new dog around. Please chat to us about bringing your dog before you arrive as we are very happy to welcome visiting dogs. We've even welcomed a cat once!
Please do not leave your dog alone in the annexe just incase they become distressed and or cause damage.
We are a no smoking property, but you can smoke in the garden.
Hi, I live in Cattistock in West Dorset with my partner Bob and our animals, Gracie the lurcher, Nipper and Queenie our cats and a flock of Bantam hens and a cockerel. Our son has finished uni in Norwich and is currently working there.
I am a social worker and work for the local authority, I have also completed an Advanced Traditional Upholstery course after some years upholstering old chairs, and have started my own business from a little workshop at home.