Furzleigh, Courtyard Cottage 2, Axminster
Most delightful stone built cottage, one of two, converted from the old coach house, situated in a pretty Devon countryside and valley setting.
Pets: No pets allowed
SPECIAL OFFER: Cottage, using downstairs only, e.g one bedroom, offered at a reduced rate. Please enquire.
Most delightful stone built cottage, one of two, converted from the old coach house, situated in a pretty Devon countryside and valley setting. The cottage is situated, in a cobbled courtyard, down the private drive of Furzeleigh House, a country estate, steeped in history, on the edge of this popular town, near Lyme Regis.
Accommodation: Attractively furnished to a very good standard. Light and bright, with some beamed ceilings.
Entrance hall. Sitting room, feature fireplace with electric coal burning effect fire. Well fitted and equipped Kitchen/Diner, with extendable dining table and chairs for 6 persons. Rear door leads down from Kitchen to enclosed pretty garden with patio overlooking fields, (dependant on time of year sheep may be in the fields) and lovely valley views, garden table and chairs. Steps lead down to gate opening onto fields and pond.
Ground floor: Bedroom 1: Double.
Shower room: Shower cubicle, basin, WC, heated towel rail.
First floor with landing areas. Both bedrooms spacious with lovely countryside views.
Bedroom 2: Double.
Bedroom 3: Twin. Bathroom: Bath, hand shower, basin, WC, heated towel rail.
- Bed linen and towels inclusive.
- Electricity/oil/central heating inclusive.
- Electric hob and oven.
- Washing line.
- Iron. Ironing board.
- Travel cot.
- Stair gate.
- Children’s games.
- Wi-fi to be connected in the Spring, please check with office to confirm availability.
- Detached shared guests Laundry room with sink, 2 x washer/dryers.
Outdoor Facilities: Enclosed, private, pretty, rear garden with flowers/shrubs garden table and chairs. An idyllic peaceful spot with lovely valley views.
Guests can enjoy Furzeleigh’s 37 acres of beautiful grounds and are free to roam the woodland paths. An abundance of wildlife including deer, numerous birds and pheasants. Care with children – brook and ponds.
Parking: Ample parking in private car park, only a minute walk, to the cottages.
Additional information: Saturday changeover. Regret no pets. No smoking in property please. Check in from 3 pm. Check out by 10 am. In addition to the central heating, the lounge electric fire operates on £1 coins, after the allowance of £10 has been used. Care with children – brook and ponds. Access information available on request. Please note the cottage is unsuitable for a wheelchairs.
The town centre is just a 5-minute drive with the famous Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstalls ‘River Cottage Canteen’. Browse the individual interesting specialist shops, restaurants, inns, cafes and weekly street market. Indoor Flamingo swimming pool also only a 5-minute drive. Located a couple of minutes drive away is the popular The Hunters Lodge Inn. An easy 5-minute drive to Park Farm River Cottage HQ, where cookery courses and evening events are held.
Excellent holiday situation, only a 10-minute drive to the charming seaside town of Lyme Regis, on the Jurassic Coast, with famous historic Cobb, local shops, restaurants (fish a specialty) and all amenities. Relax in Lyme’s beautifully landscaped Langmoor Gardens with outstanding views of Lyme Bay. Nearby you can visit the working town mill and sample delicious delights from the bakery then work it off on a climb up Golden Cap, the highest point of the Jurassic Coast. Steeped in history, Lyme Regis offers a variety of activities – fossil hunting, fishing trips, a cliff top golf course, coastal walks along the Undercliff Nature Reserve to Seaton then in the opposite direction to Charmouth with a Heritage Coast Centre.
A 15-minute drive to the coastal town of Seaton with Seaton Jurassic Centre and the pretty fishing village of Beer, all with outstanding cliff top walks along the South West Coast path, also many riverside walks along the nearby Axe Valley.
An excellent base to explore Dorset, Devon and Somerset.
Deposit – 25% of total cost of holiday.
Balance – Due 6 weeks before the start of the holiday.
Bookings made less than six weeks in advance of your holiday full payment is required.
On receipt of the final payment we will forward the full property address, contact details, directions and key details.