Burnside is situated in the beautiful thatched village of Otterton. There is a shop, friendly pub serving good food and a restored working watermill which is also an art gallery, bakery and restaurant.
The nearest of many fabulous beaches is less than a mile away. The coast path is 10 minutes walk from the village and there is the whole of the Heritage coast to explore. Otterton is nestled in a small valley between the lovely towns of Sidmouth and Budleigh Salterton
The house is in a lovely situation backing on to fields and has a superb garden room / conservatory. This is a wonderful place to relax looking onto the large garden and hills behind. Outside the kitchen there is a patio with table and chairs, an area of garden with a gravel terrace and more chairs. There is a large grassy play area with swings and a hammock to relax in and while away a few hours. At the top of the garden there is a semi wild area with trees which looks out across the valley.
The country style kitchen/dinning room has a dishwasher, washing machine and patio doors lead onto the garden. The sitting room has an open fire and looks out onto the stream, (usually dry in summer) that runs through the centre of the village.
There is a separate toilet downstairs, and upstairs there are 3 bedrooms, 1 twin, 1 double and 1 single and a bathroom with bath and shower. There is a double sofa bed in the lounge.
Burnside has a wonderful garden, backing onto the fields of Anchoring Hill. It is a lovely place to sit and watch the buzzards overhead or the cows come down to the fence. There is off road parking at the front of the cottage. Travel cot and travel high chair available.
Otterton is ideally located for a wonderful holiday in East Devon. There is the quiet, unspoilt World Heritage Coast to explore. Ladram Bay is less than a mile away, surrounded by towering red cliffs. It has a sand/pebble beach, rock pools and boats for hire. There is a indoor swimming pool here too ( charges apply).
There are other super beaches to explore within 5 miles; Exmouth has 2 miles of sandy beaches with all beach and holiday facilities. There are the quieter beaches of Budleigh Salterton and Sidmouth within 3 miles and some wonderful walks to more secluded beaches.
There is a great choice of walks from the cottage; riverside, coastal or countryside stunning scenery awaits.
Otterton is a friendly village on the banks of the River Otter. The ancient mill has been restored to a highly acclaimed craft gallery, coffee shop and bakery selling award winning organic bread and cakes. The welcoming pub is only two minutes walk and serves good food.