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Set in the seaside town of Charmouth, St Andrews Drive estate has a range of one and two bed apartments and bungalows. There’s a range of on-site facilities including a shared lounge, maintained gardens and a convenient guest room for visitors.
An estate manager oversees buildings and grounds maintenance plus repairs, as well as helping with access to further help and support if required. The regular coffee mornings and arts group give an opportunity to socialise with other residents, should you wish to do so.
Basic shops and amenities can be found on your doorstep. Regular public transport runs to the nearby town of Lyme Regis and along the whole of the Jurassic Coast.
In the locality
Charmouth overlooks Lyme Bay in Dorset. There is so much to do in this area! The shops on the coast serve locals and tourists, including the famous fossil shop and cafe. The sea and sandy beaches are popular for swimming, windsurfing, sailing and angling. Beach casting and pier fishing are also popular.
Walkers will love to explore the seven miles of south west coastal path which stretches west towards Axmouth and Seaton and east to Golden Cap. This area is part of the Jurassic coast, so popular with fossil hunters. Golden Cap at 629ft, this is the highest point on the south coast. Other dry land activities abound: golfing, bowling, pony trekking and biking are just a few of the options available.
The old town, dating back to the 14th century, is an ideal place to walk and explore the local shops, art galleries, newly replanted gardens with myriad places to stop to eat and drink.
Art and culture
The popular and atmospheric town of Lyme Regis is close by and is a haven for artists, sculptors, potters and photographers. Because of this, there are many beautiful works of art available to view or buy around the exhibitions and galleries of Lyme Regis
Location and transport links
The A35 runs through the village and joins with the A30 at Honiton for routes across the south west. Nearby towns include Lyme Regis 4 miles away, Axminster 5 miles, Crewkerne 16 miles and Weymouth is 25 miles away.
Main services from Waterloo to Exeter stop at Axminster for Lyme Regis, with bus links from Axminster station. Bus services run to all the nearby towns including Lyme Regis, Axminster and West Bay.
Distance to GP: 0.01 miles
Distance to shop: 0.05 miles
Distance to bus stop: 0.02 miles
Distance to Post Office: 0.05 miles