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Grebe Cottage



Pet Friendly Holiday

About this property

Within 1 mile of Sidmouth, this characterful cottage is one of three, that has been carefully converted from a range of barns to provide high quality holiday accommodation. Bulverton was originally part of the Manor of Sidmouth, once owned by the Monks of St Michael. Sheldrake cottage was originally an 18th century corn mill, while Grebe and Pintail cottages formed part of the early Victorian farm buildings. Adjacent to the owner's delightful home, the cottages enjoy a south facing aspect, each one having a private patio with garden furniture overlooking the large shared garden and surrounding countryside, an ideal place for relaxing on warm summer evenings. The cottage is tastefully furnished to a high standard with pleasing colour schemes throughout and have a wealth of exposed beams and trusses. There is an acre of enclosed lawn area for dog exercising. The owner does request that dogs are kept on a lead when in any other areas of the grounds, such as car park, communal gardens and patio area.


This cottage has a traditional layout with bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor. Level entrance into spacious, bright and airy living room with outlook over the garden. Modern oak fitted kitchen with dining area. Stairs to first floor. Two pretty bedrooms with exposed beams and outlook over the garden. One bedroom with a double bed second bedroom with twin beds. Bathroom with shower over bath and W.C. Private patio area with garden furniture and BBQ. Use of delightful mature grounds. The owner can provide a high quality folding bed with linen for a 5th person if required at £75.00 per week.


Changeover day: Friday

Wifi: Yes

Pets: Accepted at £25 per week + £150 security deposit

Parking: Ample private parking adjacent to the property

Towels: Included

Appliances: TV, DVD, CD and Radio

Kitchen Utilities: Microwave, fridge, electric cooker. Shared utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer.

Child amenities: Cot, high chair and stair gate available on request at £10 per item

On request: The owner's can provide a high quality folding bed with linen for a 5th person if required at £75 per week

Night storage heating throughout. Electricity included from 2nd May  until 26th September thereafter charged as used by meter reading.The cottage has double glazing.

£100 supplement for Folk Week (1st week in August)


31st August 2018- 'Second stay here at Grebe Cottage. We've enjoyed lazy mornings and adventures by the seaside. A lovely relaxing week, the cottage and the area never disappoint.'

24th August 2018- 'We love it here and will definitely be back! We have been coming to Sidmouth for years and now have somewhere to stay as a family.'

10th August 2018 - 'Excellent week & a very nice cottage'

20th July 2018 - 'Love the cottage, great time again. Thanks for everything.'

6th July 2018 - 'Enjoyed our holiday very much. This is our second time here. Cottage very comfortable. Thank you for all the extras you left for us. We hope to return.'

At a glance

Price per week, from:

£385 to £785

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  • Propert Ref: 122
  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bed format: 1 double, 2 single
  • Bathrooms: 1


  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Town Centre
  • Village
  • Rural Loc.
  • Character
  • Broadband/Wi Fi
  • Linen Inc
  • Double beds
  • Single Beds
  • Toilets
  • Pets Allowed

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15% Discount from 5th April to 30th August

This super converted barn on the outskirts of Sidmouth is beautifully furnished. Set in delightful mature grounds with pretty sitting out area and private parking. Sleeps 4 and pets also welcome. Take advantage of a 15% discount on remaining weeks until the end of August 2019

Price Breaks from 2019 Week Price Short Break Price*
05 Apr to 25 Apr £530 £371
26 Apr to 23 May £505 £354
24 May to 30 May £655 £458
31 May to 13 Jun £610 £427
14 Jun to 11 Jul £645 £451
12 Jul to 25 Jul £665 £465
26 Jul to 22 Aug £785 £550
23 Aug to 29 Aug £785 £550
30 Aug to 12 Sep £585 £410
13 Sep to 26 Sep £540 £378
27 Sep to 17 Oct £445 £312
18 Oct to 24 Oct £510 £357
25 Oct to 19 Dec £385 £270
Christmas £675 £472
New Year £675 £472
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*Short Break prices shown are for 3 nights only, please call for 4 or 5 night prices if required. Short Breaks are available from the end of October half term to the start of the Easter school holidays, or at the owners' discretion for a last minute booking at other times of the year. Unfortunately it would be most unusual for us to be in a position to consider a short break at peak holiday times, such as the October and February half terms or over the Christmas, New Year and Easter breaks.