Stone Barrow formerly Golden Cap, Stonebarrow Lane, Charmouth, Dorset, DT6 6RA
This small, simple bunkhouse that started life as a MOD radar station offers peace and tranquillity in a unique location. Situated in an elevated position on Stonebarrow Hill with magnificent views overlooking Lyme Bay and across to Golden Cap and Chesil Beach. It is a walker’s paradise, as part of the Golden Cap Estate it offers access to over 25 miles of footpaths including the South West Coastal Path on the door step. The beaches at Charmouth are just a half hour walk downhill from the bunkhouse, although the journey back may take a little longer! The bunkhouse is ideal for families, walking and special interest groups and activity groups The garden has picnic tables and barbecue. When the adjoining shop is open during the day the public have access to the garden.
Photos: ©Joe Cornish ©David Noton ©David Sellman
or call Stone Barrow at National Trust Holidays on
0344 335 1296
In Charmouth turn onto Stonebarrow lane just to the east of the bridge crossing the river Char. Folow this lane until you come to the National Trust Car park an shop which adjoins the bunkhouse
Axminster train station is 8 miles away and Charmouth station is 4 miles.