Bungalow | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Visit England 4 stars
Superb detached bungalow completely refurbished to an excellent standard, tucked away in a peaceful position in a select residential area of the popular seaside Regency town of Sidmouth. Just ten minute walk to the beach, seafront with Esplanade and town centre with an excellent selection of shops, cafes, restaurants, theatre, a little further to the indoor swimming pool and cinema. The famous beautiful Connaughts Gardens with an excellent range of plants and café are situated on the coastline, from these gardens a flight of white steps called 'Jacobs Ladder' takes you to the sandy beach below.
The seaside village of Branscombe with working forge, Old Bakery Tea rooms and mill, two traditional inns serving excellent food and the fishing village of Beer are a 15 minutes drive away, passing by the famous Donkey Sanctuary at Weston.
The stunning coastal resort of Lyme Regis is only a 25 minutes drive.
Ideally positioned for the many coastal walks on the South West Coast Path.
A gem of a seaside holiday home.
Completely refurbished and furnished with great care to a most excellent standard. Light bright and airy, spacious accommodation.
Two steps into Hall.
Lounge, gas fire, French doors - 4 steps down to patio and garden.
Well fitted and equipped Kitchen/diner, door to utility area/lobby for coats, boots, bikes, buggies etc. and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: Kingsize.
Bedroom 2: Twin, distant views to woods.
Bathroom: Bath, over-bath shower, basin, WC.
Bed linen inclusive.
Towels for hire £7 per set (one bath + one hand towel).
Electric hob and oven.
47" flat screen TV, Freesat.
Enclosed pretty garden with patio area, ideal for al fresco meals.
Parking in drive and roadside by bungalow.
Regret no pets.
Non smokers only.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter, Nearest railway: Exeter, Honiton|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|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 4, Lounge seats for 4|
The West Country region
In the West Country, on the East Devon / West Dorset / Somerset border, an ideal holiday destination.
The World Heritage Site, "The Jurassic Coast", with exciting coastal foot paths and beaches to discover, interesting traditional town and villages to visit, beautiful countryside to explore, many historic and modern places to while away the sunny days.
Sidmouth an elegant seaside town, flanked by the red cliff coastline and green hills of the beautiful Sid Valley, with pebble and sand beaches and a level seafront promenade. Sidmouth has much to offer - an excellent variety of shops, selection of inns, restaurants and cafes. Amenities of golf course, bowling, indoor swimming pool, tennis courts, theatre, cinema, parks and gardens. Famous annual International Folk Festival. Just out of Sidmouth are the Noman Lockyer Observatory and the renowned Donkey Sanctuary, coastal resorts of Budleigh, Exmouth, Branscombe, Beer and Seaton are all within easy reach.
Nearby is Branscombe is a small peaceful village, one of the longest in the country surrounded by National Trust land, with spectacular cliffs, downs and wooded combs. 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 is an unspoilt picturesque fishing village of smugglers and lace making fame. 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.