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Cottage: HCBLOOM
Axminster Mid and East Devon

Cottage: HCBLOOM, Axminster, Devon
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Pricing From: £385.00 - 885.00

1 OF 2 NEW BARN CONVERSIONS A BEAUTIFUL COUNTRYSIDE RETREAT These idyllic cosy retreats are situated down a long drive and look out across the owners’ pretty thatched Devon Long House. The house used to be owned by Winifred Ashton actress author artist and screen writer. These conversions provide a perfect location for couples or a small family wishing for a relaxing week's holiday in a superb setting excellent for bird watching with views of the surrounding countryside.

Situated on the Devon Dorset and Somerset borders the cottages provide the perfect base from which to explore the three counties. Devon with its rolling hills and moorlands Dorset for its world heritage coastline and Somerset famous for its picturesque villages and bustling market towns. The market town of Axminster is 1 mile away with shops inns restaurants sports centre and the famous River Cottage shop recently opened by Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall.

The Axe Valley provides lovely walking opportunities and there are many coastal walks along the Dorset and East Devon Heritage coastline. Charmouth Bridport Lyme Regis Sidmouth Beer and Branscombe are all within easy reach. There are many local attractions including Abbotsbury Crealy Bicton Park Burrows Farm Gardens and National Trust properties including Killerton and Knightshayes Court and guests are sure to enjoy returning home after a busy day out.

Outside: use of the owner’s large enclosed garden; a paradise for children with tree house play equipment swings and wendy house. Amenities: allocated parking for 1 car directly outside the property. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included.

Regret no smoking or pets. Location: pubs shops restaurants 1 mile sandy beach at Charmouth 10 minutes by car.Bloomsbury Barn offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double with king-size bed on the ground floor and 1 twin on the first floor accessed by a staircase.

Bathroom: two steps up and two down lead to the family bathroom with shower over and WC. Separate WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: stylish and contemporary the living room has polished wooden floors comfy sofas TV Freeview DVD and woodburner (first basket of logs included) making this a cosy retreat whatever the season.

Kitchen area with cooker microwave fridge freezer dishwasher and washer/dryer. Outside: small private garden with outside table chairs and BBQ.Other properties on this site: BLOLO

Services / Facilities:

Downstairs bedroom | Enclosed garden / patio | Open fire / woodburner | Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Towels included | Travel cot available | Highchair available

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Axminster Heritage Centre - 0.9 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Loughwood Meeting House - 1.8 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Shute Barton - 2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Musbury, St Michael's Church - 2.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Colyton, St Andrew's Church - 3.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Monkton Wyld, St Andrew's Church - 3.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Axmouth, St Michael's Church - 4.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Offwell, St Mary's Church - 5.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Southleigh, St Lawrence Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Northleigh, St Giles Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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