Rosemary Cottage is a delightful thatched home located in a rural tranquil setting and has many original features including exposed beams, solid wood floors and a lovely fireplace with inset wood burning stove in the sitting room.
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A good level of quality & facilities
Consistently high levels of quality & facilities
Exceptional quality throughout
Orange - Standard level of quality within their star rating
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Gold - Supreme level of quality within their star rating
Walk through the National Trust wooded coombe, minutes from the Cottage, the lower path leads to a secluded beach, perfect for swimming in the crystal-clear water. Alternatively take the higher path to the cliff and join the South West Coast Path which has spectacular views over Lyme Bay. The Donkey Sanctuary, famous worldwide, is within a 10-minute walk. The unspoilt Regency town of Sidmouth is a 10-minute drive away. Rosemary Cottage has been lovingly restored retaining much of its original character with exposed beams, stone walls and solid oak floors.
There is a level paved path through the cottage garden to entrance porch.
The spacious living room has exposed stone walls and a feature inglenook fireplace with wood burner.
Dining room with exposed beams and archway leading to a handmade oak kitchen with centre island and french doors to the rear garden.
Bedroom 1: The ground floor bedroom has a double bed with views over the rear garden.
Downstairs bathroom: Luxury shower room with large shower cubicle, hand basin and WC.
On the first floor there are three bedrooms, all with quality fitted carpets.
Bedroom 2: Master bedroom with a king size bed.
Bedroom 3: Second double bedroom with an exposed stone wall
Bedroom 4: Single bedroom with chest of drawers.
Bathroom 2: Bathroom with bath, hand basin and WC.
Garden: Outside there is a private garden at the front with garden furniture and coal BBQ. The remaining area of the garden is shared with the owner who lives in the adjoining property. There is also a pretty summerhouse for guests to use.
Parking: Ample private parking for 2 cars, plus further parking available in the free car park at the end of the lane.
Guests can explore the Jurassic Coast whilst enjoying stunning walks in Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and The South West Coast Path. Seaton Tramway, Crealy and Pecorama are all nearby for fun filled days with the kids. There are a wide range of activities nearby, from Paddleboarding and water skiing to Golf at Sidmouth Golf Club. Sidmouth and the nearby local towns have a wealth of independent boutique shops, cafes and restaurants, including Otterton Mill and Lympstone Manor.
Facts & Features
- Cooker & Hob
- Fridge/ freezer
- DVD Player
- Washing Machine
- Central Heating
- Car Parking
- Bathroom Towels
- Iron & ironing board
- Hair Dryer
- Bed Linen
- Wood Burner
- Tumble Dryer
- King Size Bed Available
- Walk In Shower
- Downstairs Loo
- Welcome Hamper
- Walking Distance to Beach
- Walking Distance to Pub
No. of Pets
- High Chair
- Travel Cot
Quality In Tourism Grading
- 4 Star Silver
Clean, Safe & Legal
- Clean, Safe & Legal
Travel information to Devon
By car: From the A3052 Exeter to Lyme Regis road at the Bowd Inn take the B3175 turning towards Sidmouth.
By bus: From Exeter bus station take number 9 bus to Sidmouth Triangle. Approximately 50 minutes.
By train: The closest train station is Honiton. Approximately 15 minutes away.
By plane: The closest airport is Exeter International. Approximately 30 minutes
Local taxi company: Peak Taxis Sidmouth