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Cornflower Cottage

Ottery St Mary, Devon (Ref. 927672)

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  • Sleeps 3

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

  • Mr Chadwick
    May 2017
    “The cottage is situated in a ...”
    The cottage is situated in a convenient location to explore the surrounding area. It is the perfect cottage well laid out and with everything you could need it felt like home from the moment we arrived. The back garden is lovely and the front garden is very useful if you have a dog as it is enclosed. We found the Volunteer pub and Roseys chippy excellent for food and Sainsburys is very useful. We travelled extensively to Sidmouth Totnes Lyme Regis Budleigh Salterton Beer Dartmoor Berry Pomeroy ...

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Open fire
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

A traditional end-terrace Victorian cottage situated in the attractive East Devon market town of Ottery St Mary, eight miles from the Jurassic Coast.

With stripped wood floors on the ground floor, feature fireplace and low ceilings, this lovely cottage has a cosy feel and is ideal for a couple or small family.

This charming cottage has a well-equipped kitchen/diner and a welcoming sitting room with multi-fuel stove on the ground floor, whilst upstairs there’s a double and single bedroom, along with a bathroom.

The terraced garden at the rear of this delightful cottage is sunny and private and has plenty of places for you to relax after a day exploring the surrounding area.

Blessed by almost one hundred footpaths in and around the parish, Ottery is a walkers’ paradise.

From level trips along the banks of the River Otter to paths rising to some nine hundred feet, with views as far as Dartmoor, there’s a walk for all abilities.

Escot Country Park has some wonderful countryside features, including a red squirrel enclosure and interesting birds and animals in their natural environment.

Just eight miles away is the Jurassic Coast which offers breathtaking scenery, spectacular beaches and the unique charm of its seaside towns.

A period cottage with plenty of local walks and easy access to the coast.

Accommodation

Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with multi-fuel stove.

Amenities

  • Electric panel heaters with multi-fuel stove
  • Electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Allocated parking space adjacent to cottage for 1 car
  • Tiered terrace and lawned garden with furniture
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pubs 10 mins walk
  • Note: Terrace is tiered and is over different levels, please ensure children are supervised at all times.

About the location

OTTERY ST MARY

Alfington 2 miles; Honiton 5.5 miles; Sidmouth 6.5 miles; Exeter 14 miles.

Ottery St Mary sits beside the River Otter and is well known for its literary connections to the poet Coleridge and for its beautiful church often referred to as a Exeter cathedral lookalike. Ottery St Mary is also famous for its traditional 'Tar Barrels' which attracts more than 3000 visitors on 5th November each year. Ottery has welcoming traditional Devon pubs and plenty of individual shops, offering quality local produce and a warm welcome to visitors. The area is a walkers’ paradise, with strolls along the banks of the River Otter or hill climbs offering magnificent views as far as Dartmoor. Nearby Escot Country Park is a fabulous wildlife visitor attraction for the whole family and the dramatic 20 mile stretch of Jurassic Coast, England’s first natural World Heritage Site is a short drive from Ottery where resorts such as Seaton, Budleigh Salterton, Exmouth and Sidmouth are found along this stretch of coastline. An easy drive from Ottery is the cathedral city of Exeter with plenty of large shops, a wealth of museums, a theatre and many fabulous restaurants.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Christmas