Lower Towsington is a detached 300 yr old thatched cob cottage situated in a small hamlet over a low ford on a farm track. There is always a cosy welcome at Lower Towsington with organic home made cake and eggs awaiting guests when they arrive.
This pet friendly cottage sleeps 5 and is positioned on the owners 25 acre organic 'farm' which has Alpaccas, chickens, Ducks, Pigs and Longhorn cattle.
Only 1/2 mile outside Exminster village which has 3 local pubs and a hotel which serve food and are all within walking distance.
The cottage is a wonderful base for exploring the West country. Dartmoor is 20 minutes away as are the beaches of Exmouth and Dawlish. Haldon Forest park is 10 minutes by car where visitors can cycle or walk or for adventurous undertake the 'Go Ape' course whilst enjoying the lovely scenery and views.
The cottage is pet friendly and dog towels can be provided upon request and the enclosed garden is a great place for pets and owners to relax.
The property has been beautifully renovated with natural paint, retaining several original features including a beamed sitting room with wood burning stove.
The thick cob walls provide natural insulation from the weather and a cosy atmosphere to return to after a days exploring. There is a fully equipped kitchen and utility room and separate dining room and lounge where TV, CD and DVD players are provided.
In the beautiful large garden opposite is a Gas BBQ and summerhouse to relax in with garden furniture and cycle shed. The smaller garden outside the cottage is a sunny spot in the evening in which to enjoy a glass of wine whilst watching the sun go down.
Children can enjoy the benefits of being close to an organic 'farm' and can be introduced to the animals by the owners. Budding 'farmers' have been known to collect the eggs and feed the Alpaccas. Free wi-fi, linen and towels are provided.