Fri 2nd Nov to 29th Nov 2018
Fri 23rd Nov to 30th Nov 2018
Fri 30th Nov to 21st Dec 2018
On a hill overlooking Dalwood, with all rooms enjoying a magnificent view, a detached, timber-clad, dormer-style cottage converted from a barn on the owners’ 4 acre smallholding. It has been converted and refurbished to a high standard. Easy, attractive footpath down the hill through fields to the village, ½ mile. Outside, lawned garden (table/chairs, barbecue). Steps up to decking (gated) at the back of the cottage which projects to take advantage of the view. Beech and stainless steel fitted kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, washer-drier, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric cooker). Double-aspect living room (woodburner, smart TV/DVD, iPhone, iPod dock) with two enormous 9' high glazed doors with balustrade overlooking that view. Large twin bedroom with child's day bed and en suite shower-room (suite, double cubicle). Tiny porch with door to outside, and at the back, a door leads to the decking. Steep, narrow stairs (stairgate) up to an attractive attic double bedroom (5' bed, TV) with large en suite bathroom (suite with slipper bath plus hand-shower in the centre under the eaves). Sleeps maximum of 4 adults. An unusual and attractive house with wonderful views, well placed for exploring Devon, Dorset and Somerset.
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.
Two bedrooms: 1 x family room with twin and child’s day bed with en suite shower room with double shower, WC and basin downstairs, 1 x king size double with en suite bathroom with slipper bath, hand shower, WC and basin upstairs. On the ground floor is a kitchen with dining area and a sitting room with balustrade.
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.
This property offers the following short breaks: