Ottery St Mary 3 miles: This delightful traditional detached cottage is in the village of Alfington, near the attractive market town of Ottery St Mary in East Devon.
A superb location for families and friends wishing to explore this beautiful part of the country.
This cottage has a well-equipped kitchen with an Aga cooker and dining area together with a utility room housing the washing machine and tumble dryer.
There is also a ground floor shower room with a WC, which leads through to the formal dining room.
There are two sitting rooms, both with cute window seats, and one with a woodburner.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms and a large bathroom with freestanding bath, basin and WC.
Outside is a delightful garden with furniture where you can sit and relax with a refreshing drink whilst enjoying the quietness of the countryside.
Ottery is a wonderful location for walkers, having almost one hundred footpaths.
Some are level along the banks of the River Otter and some have paths rising to nearly nine hundred feet.
There are also plenty of individual shops with local produce together with pubs and cafes for you to visit.
Further afield, is the Jurassic Coast which offers breathtaking scenery, fabulous beaches and charming seaside towns.
Nearby Escot Country Park is a fabulous wildlife visitor attraction for the whole family.
You can visit many other resorts within the area such as Seaton, Budleigh Salterton, Exmouth and Sidmouth which are all found along this stretch of coastline.
Four bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Bathroom with freestanding bath, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area (seats 4). Utility. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburner. Second sitting room.
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.