VisitEngland 4 stars.
Charming cottage, one of a fine terrace dating from the 18th century, situated in the heart of the seaside village of Branscombe opposite the famous 700 year old award winning Masons Arms Inn.
Restored and modernised with care and style, retaining much character. An excellent holiday situation, surrounded by the beautiful Devon countryside, a couple of minutes drive or a 10 minute walk through the National Trust meadows to the beach and pathways on this spectacular Heritage Coast to Beer, Seaton, Sidmouth and beyond. Village P.O. selling basic provisions.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Attractive, tastefully furnished and most comfortable.
Entrance from lane into Lounge with log burner (logs supplied) and cosy window seat.
Step down to bright stylish Kitchen and eating area with breakfast bar.
Door to patio garden.
Stairs to First floor:
Bedroom 1: King size, TV.
Smaller Bedroom 2: Bunk Beds 2'6", limited space.
Shower Room: Basin, WC.
Bed Linen and towels inclusive.
Electricity/central heating inclusive.
Electric oven and ceramic hob.
Washing machine. Rotary clothes dryer in the shed.
2 x TV's.
One small pet welcome £20 pw.
N.B. Non smokers only.
Care to be taken - some low beams and ceilings.
|Further details outdoors|
Stone built summer shelter for Al fresco dining, steps up to secure small garden, views of village and hills.
Garden table and chairs,
Parking in lanes.
In the West Country, on the East Devon/West Dorset border, an ideal holiday destination.
The World Heritage Site "The Jurassic Coast' with exciting coastal footpaths and beaches to discover, interesting traditional towns and villages to visit, beautiful countryside to explore, many historic and modern places to while away the sunny days.
Branscombe is a small peaceful village, one of the longest in the country surrounded by National Trust land, with spectacualr cliffs, downs and wooded combes. Coastal paths to Beer and Sidmouth. Spacious pebbly beach. 12th Century Church, two traditional Inns serving real ales, seaside restaurant, working forge with Old Bakery Tearooms and Mill.
Beer, an unspoilt picturesque fishing village of smugglers and lace making fame is 10 minutes drive away. Jack Rattenbury, known as the Rob Roy of the West, a famous 19th Century Beer smuggler is celebrated on Rattenbury Day in September.
A small brook flows down through the village to the sea, with small bay and sheltered pebble beach, nestling between striking chalk cliffs of Seaton Hole and Beer Head, pleasure boats, fishing trips freshly caught crabs, lobsters and fish for sale.
Beach cafes serving excellent cooked breakfasts, light meals, local crab sandwiches and Devon Cream Teas.
Interesting Roman quarry caves. Miniature and model railway, pleasure gardens, Art Galleries, Antiques, inns and restaurants.