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Anchor Cottage

Portland, Dorset, England

Anchor Cottage in Portland, Dorset, England
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About Anchor Cottage

Built in the 1800's out of Portland stone and with beams throughout, Anchor Cottage has alot of charm and character. This cottage offers a comfortable lounge/dining room, well equipped kitchen and the bathroom has a corner bath and a separate shower. There are 3 bedrooms comprising of 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single. The cottage also has front and rear gardens both with seating, a BBQ and off road parking for 2 vehicles. Centrally located on Portland in the original part of Weston overlooking the village green, it is a good starting point for many walks around the island. A couple of minutes walk away is a restaurant, public house, fish and chip shop, convenience shops and a bus stop, what more could you want!! Portland is steeped in history and along with its rugged beauty is a wonderful place to stay, especially if you enjoy watersports and outdoor pursuits. Dorset itself is a beautiful part of the country, it has many castles, gardens, museums, family theme parks, beaches and picturesque country and coastal walks.

Nearby towns & villages..

Fortuneswell, Dorset, on a sunny October afternoon in 2005

Fortuneswell (1 Pictures)

(1.4 miles, 2.3 km, direction N)


A view of Portland

Portland (154 Pictures)

(3.0 miles, 4.8 km, direction N)

As it juts into the sea Portland is bounded by some of the finest coastal scenery in the land...

On Weymouth Promenade.

Weymouth (203 Pictures)

(5.1 miles, 8.3 km, direction N)

Weymouth is one of the most finest and famous of all England's seaside resorts, having first been used by King George III to try and help cure his nervous disorder by bathing in the sea...

Osmington, Dorset

Osmington (6 Pictures)

(7.7 miles, 12.3 km, direction N)

The pretty village of Osmington is situated along the Jurassic coast just 4 miles North-East of the historic resort of Weymouth. It has narrow streets and pretty thatched.....

Across the Fleet Lagoon

Langton Herring (1 Pictures)

(8.3 miles, 13.4 km, direction NW)


West Lulworth

West Lulworth (122 Pictures)

(10.4 miles, 16.8 km, direction NE)

One of the most visited geological areas of Britain, Lulworth Cove has recently been placed into the World Heritage Jurassic Coastline...

Abbotsbury, Dorset, England

Abbotsbury (110 Pictures)

(11.1 miles, 17.8 km, direction NW)

Abbotsbury is a small picturesque and historic village in the county of Dorset...

Nearby attractions..

Portland Bill at Dusk

Portland Bill Lighthouse (48 Pictures)

(1.7 miles, 2.8 km, direction S)

Erected in 1906, Portland Bill Lighthouse with 153 steps to the top makes a challenging guided tour but the spectacular view of.....

Portland Castle, Dorset

Portland Castle (1 Pictures)

(1.9 miles, 3.1 km, direction N)

This is one of the best preserved of all King Henry VIII's mighty fortresses, built by the monarch to guard the south coast.....

Nothe Fort, Weymouth

Nothe Fort (17 Pictures)

(4.6 miles, 7.3 km, direction N)

Nothe Fort lies to the east of Weymouth. This spectacular "D" shaped building is preserved as one of the finest pieces of.....

Penquin at SeaLife Centre in Weymouth

Sea Life Park, Weymouth (1 Pictures)

(6.0 miles, 9.7 km, direction N)

A unique mix of indoor and outdoor attractions set in seven acres makes Sea Life a great family day out. The Park offers a day.....

A picture of Chesil Beach

Chesil Beach (25 Pictures)

(8.1 miles, 13.0 km, direction NW)

One of the most remarkable features of England's fantastic coastal scenery is the magnificent stretch known as Chesil Beach,.....

Durdle Door, Wareham, Dorset

Durdle Door (106 Pictures)

(8.9 miles, 14.4 km, direction NE)

On a coast of fabulous high white cliffs there are few views to rival the spectacular Durdle Door. This natural phenomena,.....

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