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Lyme Cottage, Colyford, Devon near Lyme Regis

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
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VisitEngland 4 stars Pretty, delightful traditional stone and thatched Grade II listed character cottage, middle position of a small row of three between the popular coastal towns of Sidmouth and Lyme Regis. Situated near the River Coly in the heart of the village of Colyford, on a holiday route linking East Devon to West Dorset. Accommodation: Completely renovated and refurbished to an excellent standard. Full of charm and character. Cosy and bijoux. Many period features with exposed beams, decorative wall panelling and striking parquet flooring. GROUND FLOOR. Entrance into Dining hall. Four steps to Lounge with dining area and large feature stone inglenook fireplace, logs supplied, (in winter), window seat. Light and airy fitted Kitchen with table and chairs, door to rear garde...VisitEngland 4 stars Pretty, delightful traditional stone and thatched Grade II listed character cottage, middle position of a small row of three between the popular coastal towns of Sidmouth and Lyme Regis. Situated near the River Coly in the heart of the village of Colyford, on a holiday route linking East Devon to West Dorset. Accommodation: Completely renovated and refurbished to an excellent standard. Full of charm and character. Cosy and bijoux. Many period features with exposed beams, decorative wall panelling and striking parquet flooring. GROUND FLOOR. Entrance into Dining hall. Four steps to Lounge with dining area and large feature stone inglenook fireplace, logs supplied, (in winter), window seat. Light and airy fitted Kitchen with table and chairs, door to rear garden. Snug/Bedroom 3: Single, views to the garden. Quirky cottage style staircase. FIRST FLOOR. Bedroom 1: Double, fitted wardrobe. Bedroom 2: Twin, fitted wardrobe, views over garden. Bathroom: Bath, shower cubicle, basin, WC. Facilities: Bed linen inclusive. Towels, please bring your own or hire £10 per set (one bath + one hand towel). Please let us know if you wish to hire towels so we can add this extra fee to your quote. Many thanks. Electricity/gas/central heating inclusive. Electric oven and hob. Microwave. Dishwasher. Fridge with 4* ice box. Washing machine. Hairdryer. Iron and ironing board. Drying rack and outside washing line. TV. DVD. Radio with CD player and ipod dock. Free wi-fi. Outdoor Facilities: Allocated parking space for one medium car at rear of property. Garden furniture. The cottage can also be accessed from the road thorough fully enclosed stone walled and gated front garden to the thatched entrance porch. Whilst Lyme Cottage does not have formal gardens, its ample grounds lie to the rear. From the kitchen door, three levels of old stone terracing catch the sun and prove idea places for alfresco dining. Further set of steps lead up to two large grassy areas amidst trees, perfect for games as well as a small decked area looking across toward the River Coly. Additional Information: Saturday changeover. Pets welcome, a fixed charge of £25 pw or part week per pet. Please let us know if you have pets so we can add this extra fee to your quote. Many thanks. Non smokers only. Care to be taken some low ceilings and doorways. Care with young children in the terraced gardens. Arrival from: 2pm Departure by: 10am Short Breaks: These are available between October and March excluding school and Bank Holidays. Access information available on request. THE AREA Excellent PO/general stores/butcher, 2 inns, restaurants, local Nature Reserve, all a few minutes walk away. Excellent riverside walk to Colyton on the doorstep. The famous tramway with a stop at Colyford runs along the stunning Axe Valley to Seaton in one direction and Colyton in the other. The popular small seaside town of Seaton with superb beach, Esplanade, Harbour, shops, two supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, golf course and cliff top walks on this Jurassic Coast, a mile away. The coastal town of Lyme Regis is an easy 15 minute drive over the Devon border into Dorset, offering a wide variety of activities - fossil hunting, fishing trips and coastal walks including the Undercliff Nature Reserve to Seaton. A 10 minute drive to the small coastal resorts of Beer and Branscombe.More
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Louise Hayman (Property Manager Milkbere Cottage Holidays)
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2009
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

A beautiful, quirky 16th century cottage ideally located to explore the area. Based in Colyford you have choice of two pubs and an excellent local butchers plus general store. The cottage offered great living space for 4 adults and 1 toddler. Couple of downsides -...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank Alexandra B
Management response:Responded September 28, 2017

11 Aug 2017 Thank you for the review for Lyme Cottage and we are pleased that you enjoyed the cottage and area. We will ensure the feedback regarding the kitchen and utensils is given to the owner / cleaner for action. Owner response: our high...More

Reviewed August 13, 2016

Lovely cottage in quiet village setting. Cottage was very quirky with many lovely features. As a family with teenagers the lack of wifi was frowned upon and the lack of lighting from parking area to rear of property at night could cause problems as on...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank MandyArthur68
Management response:Responded August 15, 2016

Thank you Mandy for the review of Lyme Cottage. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay in the area. We will consult with the owner regarding the lighting at the parking area. Milkbere Holidays

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Reviewed July 27, 2015

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Date of stay: July 2015
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Stove
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Private Yard
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi
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