50 yards from the pub in the heart of Dalwood, an attractive thatched cottage, one end of a beautifully restored, Grade II listed Devon longhouse where the owners and their friendly Labrador live. Semi- detached, self-contained and private with its own entrance, the interior is stylish with big oak beams, painted floorboards (rug) and relaxing neutral colours. Outside, within the pretty cottage garden, your own enclosed area (table/chairs) to enjoy all-day sun or relax in the shade of apple trees.
From side gate, gravelled path to front door to glazed porch (chairs). Step up (5'8" lintel) to good-sized open-plan living/dining/kitchen (slimline dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge, electric oven/2-ring induction hob) with huge inglenook fireplace (woodburner), TV/DVD, Xbox 360, iPod dock and lovely outlook over the garden. Steep stairs up to 5'5" lintel into double bedroom (6' zip-linked bed or twin, TV/DVD) and bathroom (suite, shower over bath). A charming place, just right for two to explore this interesting and diverse part of east Devon.
Dalwood: pretty, friendly village (church, good food pub, PO/shop) within the Blackdown Hills conservation area. Axminster (small town), 4 miles; Honiton, 6 miles. The south coast at Lyme Regis, Seaton, Beer and Sidmouth, 7-11 miles. Golf, fishing, riding nearby, and miles of footpaths.
One super king double bedroom (can convert to twin). Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. Ground floor open plan living space with seating area with wood burning stove, dining area and kitchen.
Dalwood The lovely market town of Axminster has been made famous by the well-known organic shop and canteen in the area, which were introduced by TV presenter Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. Nestled in outstanding peaceful countryside, Axminster is certainly a place to relax and unwind.
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