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1 The Quay

Lympstone, Devon (Ref. 976002)

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  • Bathrooms

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  • Pets

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Features

  • Open fire
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews

    • “The cottage is in an excellent position right on the waters edge. It is very well equipped and was immaculately clean upon our arrival. It is decorated to a high standard. Communication with the owner was very positive in the run up to our arrival and useful information was provided with regards to parking and the local area as well as our preference for the beds being made up etc. Unfortunately we had one major issues with this cottage. Every night at about 10pm the lounge became infested with what we have been told are ‘Sand Hoppers’. 30+ would take over the lounge crawling around and jumping if you go near them. They would not only crawl over the floor but also up on to the sofa etc. This meant that the lounge could not be used in the evenings and every morning all of the now dead ‘Sand Hoppers’ (again 30+) required removing. Full photographic and video evidence is available. We have been informed by the owner via Sykes that they are well aware of this issues and it is due to the properties close proximity to the beach however I feel this should be mentioned in the advert as I would definitely not have booked this cottage. It is also completely unsuitable for someone with a dog as it states very clearly that it would have to stay downstairs in the lounge at all times meaning it would be completely overrun by the bugs. In summary a great cottage in an idiic locations however our break was completely spoilt by these ‘Sand Hoppers’. We were refunded £50 as a gesture of goodwill which I feel is pitiful against the near £1400 cost of the cottage in the height of summer. Clarity of the issue is required in the holiday property description so people can make an informed decision on if it is still suitable for their requirements.”

    Mr Wood, Edwinstowe, August 2018

    • “The cottage was lovely, bigger than expected and very well maintained. The information provided in the cottage was really helpful. Kate (the owner) really provided a home away from home Looking at where to book for next year”

    Mrs Lashbrooke, Leicester, July 2018

    • “1 The Quay is just lovely and we thoroughly enjoyed our third stay in this beautiful location. Kate and Iain have gone to great lengths to make 1 The Quay both comfortable and very attractive. A vase of flowers on the table, along with wine, biscuits and also milk in the fridge was a very nice welcoming touch. Lympstone itself is a very friendly village and it's so easy to get about on foot or by train, down to Exmouth or up to Topsham and Exeter. Only one fault - I don't think a hair dryer's provided - at least I couldn't find one!”

    Mrs Plas, BRISTOL, June 2018

    • “We were very fortunate with exceptional weather, the sunsets fantastic and great walks all around the village with our dog, very pet friendly. Also the villagers are very friendly. You can park up in the car park and use the train to get most places, buy a weekly ticket and it saves having to pop back daily.”

    Mr Urry, ROMSEY, May 2018

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The Property

On the waterfront in Lympstone, at the end of a cobbled lane, a completely refurbished semi-detached cottage in a ‘toes in the water’ position just a few yards from the water’s edge. Fabulous water views across the bay to the harbour and over the estuary to Powderham Castle and Starcross. Outside, a small, paved and walled area (table/chairs, bench) for alfresco dining. Entrance from porch into living room with woodburner, smart TV/DVD, MP3 dock and small step up to dining room. Small, smart kitchen (washer-drier, microwave, fridge, electric oven/induction hob). Downstairs loo. From the dining room, steep stairs up to 6' lintel into a double bedroom (5' bed) with brilliant views; smart bathroom (suite, shower over bath). More steep stairs up to a big attic bedroom with twin beds (zip-linkable to 6' double) and seating area (sloping ceiling) with comfy chairs for watching the sun sink over the distant hills. Public car park, 400 yards. A really well thought out, relaxing cottage, a brilliant bolt-hole whatever the time of year.






Lympstone: pretty and remarkably unspoilt village between low red-stone cliffs beside the Exe estuary (sailing boats, windsurfers). Harbour, estuary shingle beach, church, several pubs and shops, railway; stunning views. Exmouth (sandy beaches), 3 miles; Exeter, 8; two good golf courses within 4 miles. South West Coast Path from Lympstone to Exmouth (walk/cycle).

Accommodation

Over three floors. 1 x first floor king size double bedroom. Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. 1 x attic twin bedroom (can convert to super king double) with seating area. Ground floor sitting room with wood burning stove. Dining room. Kitchen. Ground floor WC with basin.

Amenities

  • Central heating with wood burning stove
  • Microwave, fridge, tumble dryer, washing machine, Smart TV with DVD, WiFi, Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Cot and highchair available on request, Parking is available in a public car park nearby
  • Enclosed courtyard garden
  • One well-behaved dog welcome, Sorry no smoking
  • Pub less than 1 mile from property, Note: This property has a refundable Good Housekeeping bond of £100

Regional Information

Lympstone The pretty village of Lympstone is on the eastern bank of the estuary of the River Exe, equidistant between the regency town of Topsham and the family friendly, seaside resort of Exmouth where you'll find everything required by the visitor for a relaxing break

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Last minute
  • Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.