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Avril McLoughlin

Member since: 2003
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Speaks English, Italian

Detached, spacious house boasting idyllic setting in 2- acre south-facing garde - Pitt White House, Lyme Regis, sleeps 12 - 14

People14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday home in Uplyme

Spacious and comfortable, in quiet setting along a riverside walk to Lyme Regis

Pitt White House is beautifully situated in a private lane, set in lush 2 acre gardens with the River Lym running through. Comfortably furnished, Pitt White features a spacious living room with wood-burner, separate dining room,and a large kitchen/breakfast room fully equipped with an inviting 4 oven Aga. All bedrooms and bathrooms are located on the first and top floor, some with ensuites and also 2 newly furnished Family bathrooms with a separate shower and bath.

Situated on the site of a former wool mill which dates back to the 16th century. The south facing garden is set in just under 2 acres of delightful grounds. Upper terrace with BBQ and seating with steps to lower lawn. The garden is of particular interest to horticulturists as it contains a large collection of mature & rare bamboos. The River Lym (small stream) runs through the garden, wooded pathways with direct access to a footpath with outstanding coastal and country walks. The village pub, shop & post office is less than 10 minutes walk away.

The property is suitable for family gatherings, birthdays, anniversaries, and reunions. In the past the house was successfully run as a "house of healing" because of its unique tranquil location. Art, reading and alternative therapy groups have very much enjoyed staying at Pitt White House.

More Details

Details for holiday home Pitt White House, Lyme Regis, sleeps 12 - 14, 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, 6 Bathrooms, 1 Separate WC

Pitt White is a delightful late Victorian detached house situated in a peaceful location in the village of Uplyme. A direct footpath leads to an attractive 20 minute riverside walk to Lyme Regis town and seafront. The property benefits from a spacious living room with wood burner, formal dining room and a large kitchen/breakfast room with Aga. The house is on the site of a former Mill and dates back to the 16th century, It is of historical interest to the village of Uplyme and surrounding areas. The present house was built in 1896 and has been modernised to a very good standard, most bedrooms have en-suite or private facilities. Set 2 acres of delightful grounds the garden is of particular interest to horticulturists as it contains a large collection of mature & rare bamboos. Sunny terrace/patio areas and open lawn as well as wooded pathways. The river Lym runs through the garden & can be crossed by a small open footbridge. The village pub & post office is less than 10 minutes walk
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Avril McLoughlin (Property Manager)
Member since: 2003
Call Manager
Speaks English, Italian

Reviews

5
based on 7 holidaymaker reviews

Pitt White House, Lyme Regis, sleeps 12 - 14
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Family get together

  • 5 of 5

Pitt White House was the perfect venue to celebrate a special family occasion.There were nine of us, including three children who loved playing hide and seek in the fantastic garden.We loved the fact that there was so much space. We found everything to be very clean and comfortable and so well equipped - I have never seen so many pots and pans in one kitchen!! We were blessed with good weather and enjoyed breakfasts on the terrace.We had a wonderful time - so much better than staying in a hotel. I would definitely recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank-you kindly for your positive feedback on your stay at Pitt White. We do try our best to make sure our guests are as comfortable as possible during their stay and aim to maintain good standards whilst creating a warm, homely atmosphere. We are so pleased you enjoyed your holiday and we hope to hear from you again soon. Warm Regards, Pearl and Jonathon Winsborough-Simons
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5

Fab Week !!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family have just had the most amazing time at this property , we travelled from Cornwall , Kent & Cheshire , the location was spot on for us , with a lovely cross country walk to the town , or the other direction to The Talbot Arms.

Property was very clean & gardens well looked after , we had fun exploring all the little paths within the grounds & sitting by the stream at the bottom.

We had contact at any time with the owners by email & Pip the housekeeper greeted us on arrival , along with a tour of the house.

We would certainly recommend this property for a family/friends get together , the house is massive with everything you would need rain or shine.

It was Lyme Regis Carnival week , so plenty to do in town or the property is beautiful just to chill/relax.

We all had Sunday Lunch at The Harbour , food was very good & really pleasant staff even though is was so busy.

It was so lovely for all the family to be together , especially spending time with our 7 month old Grandson.

Brilliant week & hope to do it again soon

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fab stay at Pitt White House

  • 5 of 5

Pitt White House is a great place to have a group gathering. There is plenty of room and the house is very comfy and homely. The gardens are lovely and it is as good as it looks in the photos. We used the wood burner in the lounge in the evening which was lovely, and the Aga in the kitchen keeps it nice and warm.

We all had a great holiday and enjoyed staying in the house, as well as going out on trips to the surrounding beach side villages. We walked down to Lyme which is such a lovely place, and also had a meal in the local pub which was fantastic.

We would recommend Pitt White House to anyone wanting to stay in a relaxing house and grounds, and it is a perfect place to chill out.

Very young children would need supervision in the garden as it has some steep slopes and a stream running through the centre of it, however, if children are older, they will love exploring the garden.

We hope to be able to stay again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

5*

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable house, great venue for a gathering.

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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London
5

Loved it.

  • 5 of 5

17 people for a surprise family reunion/birthday, location is gorgeous, house is fantastic, would do it again in a heartbeat.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 9, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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West Sussex
5

Heavenly Christmas

  • 5 of 5

We spent Christmas week there with our extended family and it was perfect. The house had every imaginable facility and was not only clean and in good order but the owners had provided a tall decorated Christmas tree with lights and other Christmas decorations which says a lot about them. The huge kitchen with its Aga, two dishwashers, washing and drying machines and so much crockery and cutlery was ideal. The lounge was so spacious and we loved the wood burning fire there which was a delight in the evenings as the family congregated there. The dining room easily accommodated 16 and the bedrooms were comfortable and well fitted out as were the ensuite and separate bathrooms.. My wife and I chose the little "penthouse" on the top floor with the delightful corner bath and fully equipped kitchen which was wonderful as we could have early morning tea and even breakfast in bed on occasion. The garden was just wonderful our only regret being that we would have liked to have seen it in summer with all its little nooks complete with garden furniture which would be ideal for a peaceful relaxation on a summers day. Our two young dogs loved chasing one another around running down to the river across the bridge and up the other side. The rural riverside path down to Lyme Regis was such a pleasant walk which the dogs also enjoyed. All in all we loved our stay there and have no hesitation in recommending the house to anyone else.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Talbot Arms
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Poole
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Lyme Regis
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Axminster
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
Taunton or Exeter
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Lyme Regis
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Car: recommended

The unique and captivating charms of Lyme Regis have been attracting visitors for hundreds of years.

A busy trading centre in Medieval times and one of the most important ports on the south coast in Tudor times, the town became a popular sea spa in the 18th century attracting Royalty and inspiring poets, writers and painters. Turner and Whistler both painted here and Jane Austen wrote Persuasion after her visit in the early 1800’s. More recently the town featured in John Fowles’ The French Lieutenant’s Woman.

Lyme Regis sits at the heart of the spectacular and dramatic Jurassic Coast. This coastline is England’s first natural World Heritage Site and Lyme is an ideal base from which to explore its diverse geology and abundant wildlife. The River Lym, from which the town takes its name, winds lazily through the maze of narrow streets and shops and as you wander through the town you will find traditional pubs and tea rooms, modern restaurants, galleries and historic buildings.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Uplyme, East Devon

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid
8 Apr 2016 - 26 May 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 2 nights
From
£600
From
£850
Fri,Sat
£3,000
 
 
Half Term
27 May 2016 - 2 Jun 2016
7 night minimum stay
£3,000
 
 
Mid
3 Jun 2016 - 30 Jun 2016
2 night minimum stay
£800
for 2 nights
From
£400
From
£700
Fri,Sat
£2,500
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2016 - 1 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£3,750
for 7 nights
£3,750
 
 
Mid
2 Sep 2016 - 20 Oct 2016
2 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 2 nights
From
£600
From
£850
Fri,Sat
£3,000
 
 
Half Term
21 Oct 2016 - 27 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
£3,000
 
 
Low
28 Oct 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Friday
2 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 2 nights
From
£600
From
£800
Fri,Sat
£2,500
 
 
Xmas
23 Dec 2016 - 29 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£4,000
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
6 night minimum stay
£4,000
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

BOOKINGS TAKEN FOR GROUPS OF 6 - 8, 8 - 10
RATES: LOW, £1500 PER WEEK, MID £1800 PER WEEK
WEEKEND BREAK £1100 FOR 3 NIGHTS OR £500 PER NIGHT FOR 2 NIGHTS. CONTACT OWNER FOR DETAILS.

10% DISCOUNT ON ALL RATES IF BOOKING WITHIN 4 WEEKS.

WHOLE HOUSE 3 NIGHT WEEKEND BREAK @ £600 PER NIGHT INCLUSIVE FOR GROUPS OF UP TO 18.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Uplyme in East Devon

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Cloakroom - Toilet
    En-suite 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Located in Master bedroom
    En-suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Located in Twin bedroom
    En-suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Located in twin bedroom
    Family - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Family - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    En-suite top floor - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Located in top-floor suite
  • 4 bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms. 2 Family bathrooms are located on the first floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Single Bed
  • First Floor: Master bedroom Super Kingsize bed with en-suite shower room, connecting to dressing room with bunk beds and single sofa bed. This room can also be used separately. 2 Double bedrooms 2 Family bathrooms 2 Twin bedrooms both with en-suite shower rooms. One of which can be a King-size double if required. (Guest must request this or else we'll leave it as Twin) Second Floor Suite: Double bed with connecting dressing room with single bed. (No separate access), Bathroom & Kitchen.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 12 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The house is suitable for elderly or infirm on the ground floor and upper garden terrace, however there is no ground floor bedroom. Children a very welcome and guests have said how much their children have enjoyed playing in the garden with the large bamboos and stream but please note the garden is on different levels and the stream does run through the garden so very young children will need to be supervised.

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