Gladstan Cottage is a superb, newly refurbished terraced cottage situated in the heart of Sidmouth within a minute's walk of the beach, excellent shops, pubs and restaurants. The accommodation is surprisingly spacious with top quality furnishings and tasteful, co-ordinated colour schemes throughout. The owners have given much time and thought in preparing the cottage. Ideal for a holiday at any time of the year, with full gas central heating anddouble glazed windows making this a lovely cosy property.
Entrance hall with stairs to first floor. Beautifully furnished living room with attractive fireplace and fire. Dining area with French doors to conservatory leading to enclosed rear south facing courtyard. Very well equipped kitchen. On the first floor there are two pretty bedrooms. One spacious double room with king size bed. Further twin bedroom. Tiled, modern bathroom with shower over bath and W.C.
ESSENTIAL INFORMATION: Saturday changeover day. TV, DVD. HI FI. Electric oven and hob. Washing machine/dryer. Fridge/freezer. Microwave. Dishwasher. Bed linen included. Travel cot and high chairs available for hire at £10.00 per item. Double glazed windows. Gas central heating. No pets. No smoking. Although the cottage does not have a private parking space there is unrestricted roadside parking nearby and the long stay town car is a ten minute walk along the esplanade on Manor Road. Weekly tickets are £23.00, they can be bought at the machine in the car park and cover any East Devon Council car park.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter Airport 15 km, Nearest railway: Exeter St Davids or Honiton 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
By seeking your ideal self catering holiday cottage in Sidmouth for your holiday or just an short break escape, you have arguably chosen the jewel in East Devon's crown. Sidmouth is a fine, unspoilt Regency coastal resort, with many splendid period buildings, combined with a peaceful and tranquil air.
Nestled beneath the majestic red cliffs and the fertile hills of the Sid Valley, Regency Sidmouth boasts over 500 listed buildings dispersed along meandering streets. An award-winning floral town, Sidmouth has its own, highly respected theatre, a cinema, and a bustling esplanade and hosts a number of open-air summer concerts.
The heart of the town is busy and attractive and it is well worth browsing amongst the range of quality shops and listed buildings. The esplanade overlooks a pebble beach and tranquil seaside activities. To the western end a jutting sandstone promontory, surmounted by Jacob's Ladder and the impressive floral display of Connaught Garrdens, separates the Esplanade from the mile log beach of sea-washed sand at Western Beach.
With sports facilities - including a indoor swimming pool, sailing, windsurfing, tennis, bowls, croquet, cricket and golf - in the quiet serenity of the town's well maintained parks and gardens, Sidmouth offers a variety of interests to all visitor - young and old.
August sees the charming Sidmouth Folk Week in full swing with local bands and amateur performers taking over hotel lounges, pubs and pavements. Participation is welcomed - in fact it is actively encouraged!
The resort was very fashionable in the 1800s ad was visited by Queen Victoria in her youth as well as the Grand Duchess of Russia in 1831. Today it is a sheltered suntrap, ideal for visitors of all ages, with great shopping, beautiful beaches and a charm of its own.
By choosing Sidmouth, you're on the doorstep of Britain's longest and most popular National Trail - The South West Coast Path. The Path is well signed and easy to follow and passes picturesque harbours, dramatic headlands, tranquil estuaries and secret coves.