VisitEngland 4 stars awarded. Pretty, delightful traditional stone and thatched Grade II listed character cottage, middle position of a small row of three between the popular coastal towns of Sidmouth and Lyme Regis. Situated near the River Coly in the heart of the village of Colyford, on a holiday route linking East Devon to West Dorset.
Excellent PO/general stores/butcher, 2 inns, restaurants, local Nature Reserve, all a few minutes walk away. Excellent riverside walk to Colyton on the doorstep. The famous tramway with a stop at Colyford runs along the stunning Axe Valley to Seaton in one direction and Colyton in the other.
The popular small seaside town of Seaton with superb beach, Esplanade, Harbour, shops, two supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, golf course and cliff top walks on this Jurassic Coast, a mile away.
The coastal town of Lyme Regis is an easy 15 minute drive over the Devon border into Dorset, offering a wide variety of activities - fossil hunting, fishing trips and coastal walks including the Undercliff Nature Reserve to Seaton.
A 10 minute drive to the small coastal resorts of Beer and Branscombe.
Accommodation: Completely renovated and refurbished to an excellent standard. Full of charm and character. Cosy and bijoux. Many period features with exposed beams, decorative wall panelling and striking parquet flooring.
Entrance into dining hall. Four steps to Lounge with dining area and large feature stone inglenook fireplace, logs supplied (in Winter), window seat. Light and airy fitted Kitchen with table and chairs, door to rear garden. Snug/Bedroom 3: Single, views to the garden.
Quirky cottage style staircase. FIRST FLOOR. Bedroom 1: Double, fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 2: Twin, fitted wardrobe, views over garden. Bathroom: Bath, shower cubicle, basin, WC.
Facilities: Bed linen inclusive. Towels, please bring your own or hire from Milkbere office, £10 per set (one bath + one hand towel). Electricity/gas/central heating inclusive. Electric oven and hob. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge with 4* ice box.
Washing machine. TV. DVD. Radio with CD player and ipod dock.
Outdoor Facilities: Allocated parking space for one medium car, rustic steps down to property through cottage style enclosed large rear garden, lawn, wild flower area and paved terraces with local flagstone, views to the river bank.
The cottage can also be accessed from the road through a fully enclosed stone walled and gated front garden to the thatched entranced porch.
Additional Information: Saturday changeover. Pets welcome, a fixed charge of £25 pw or part week per pet. Non smokers only.
Care to be taken some low ceilings and doorways.
Care with young children in the terraced gardens.
Short Breaks: These are available between October and March excluding school and Bank Holidays.