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Old Ford Farm Annexe

Wilmington near Honiton, Devon

  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
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  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe
  • Old Ford Farm Annexe

The Property

Honiton 4 miles. This comfortable, single-storey Honiton cottage is an annexe to the owners’ traditional Devon farmhouse, and is situated in a peaceful, rural setting on the outskirts of the hamlet of Wilmington near Honiton. Accessed down a half-mile driveway, this Honiton cottage annexe enjoys a peaceful location, alongside a small stream, and bordered by green meadows and grazing sheep, so you feel like you’re right in the heart of the countryside. This Honiton annexe has its own private entrance and a private garden area, ideal for sitting outside in the morning sun, while the inside is decorated in a traditional style and offers a great base for touring this lovely area. The hamlet of Wilmington has a traditional country pub, while Honiton is just 4 miles away, and offers traditional lacemaking demonstrations, shops and pubs. A fifteen minute drive from this Honiton cottage will take you to Seaton on the magnificent 20 mile stretch of Jurassic Coast with rugged cliffs and pebbly beaches. Or why not visit some of the interesting villages in the area such as Ottery St Mary, seaside towns of Sidmouth and Lyme Regis, Axminster with its traditional market and River Cottage produce shop or Dalwood with beautifully landscaped gardens? This traditional Honiton cottage is a rural retreat in an ideal location for the gentle pursuits of East Devon’s coast and countryside.

Accommodation

All ground floor. One double bedroom with en-suite shower, basin and WC. Fitted kitchen. Sitting room with dining area, electric fire and doors to garden.

Amenities

Electric convector heaters with electric fire in sitting room. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 1 car. Private garden with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile. Note: River runs parallel to the property - ensure care is taken at all times.

This property offers the following short breaks: Help

  • Winter
  • Off Season

At a glance

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Sleeps:2
Bedrooms:1
Bathrooms:1
Pets:No

Cottage features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher

About the location

Honiton

Ottery St Mary 6 miles; Lyme Regis 14.5 miles; Exeter 22 miles.

Honiton is a delightful market town in East Devon, with plenty to offer visitors. It lies in the valley of the River Otter and is surrounded by rolling Devon hills, green wooded valleys and plenty of scattered farming villages. Honiton has an attractive High Street stretching almost 2 miles, and lined with individually owned shops, pubs and restaurants. Honiton has been famous for lacemaking since the reign of Elizabeth I and still has a few lacemakers in work today - visitors can see some fine examples of antique lace in the town’s Allhallows Museum. Honiton boasts the only public art gallery in East Devon; the Thelma Hulbert Gallery occupies an attractive Grade I listed Victorian house, and has links with the Hayward Gallery, London. Honiton is only a short drive from the dramatic 20 mile stretch of Jurassic Coast, England’s first natural World Heritage Site. Resorts such as Seaton, Budleigh Salterton and Sidmouth are found along this stretch of coastline, and all have much to occupy the visitor. Near to Honiton is the cathedral city of Exeter with plenty of large shops, a wealth of museums, a theatre and fabulous restaurants.

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Fri 25 Apr — Fri 02 May (7 nights)
£379
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My second stay at Old Ford Farm Annexe and what a lovely week it was, with spring-like weather, primroses and daffodils in the hedgerows and lambs in the fields! The owner is the perfect host: friendly but not intrusive and always on hand in case of need. I intend to book again later in the year.

Mr Leedham, Torquay, March 2014

I rented Old Ford Farm Annexe at the last minute as a place in which I could think, write and receive friends. It proved ideal in all these respects. The owner was both welcoming and helpful. I'll definitely return there whenever I feel the need to 'recharge my batteries.' For the regular holiday maker it's a great base from which to explore the Jurassic Coast in one direction and historic Exeter in the other.

Mr Leedham, Torquay, November 2013

On arrival, we received the warmest of welcomes from our host. The comfortable, well-equipped accommodation, set in the most picturesque and peaceful country setting, made for a relaxing and enjoyable autumn break. When the time came, we were sad indeed to leave Old Ford Farm Annexe.

Mrs McArdle, Ferndown, October 2013

A lovely cottage, a home from home. The owner was friendly and helpful but not intrusive. Lovely setting and a good place to tour Devon.

Mrs Johnson, Wakefield, October 2013

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