Secret Garden Cottage

Branscombe, Devon

  • Secret Garden Cottage is a two bedroom stone barn located in the beautiful village of Branscombe and less than a five minute drive to the beach.

You can book this property from:

  • £455 per week
  • £65 per night

Features

Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed
  • 2 single beds

Bathrooms

  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Shower

Appliances

  • Washing machine

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Accessibility

  • Walk-in shower

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 3pm
  • Check out: 10am

Description

A cosy 13th century listed stone Barn, full of character and charm, in an idyllic peaceful setting, situated in the heart of this pretty seaside village.
The spectacular beach with the thatched Sea Shanty shop, restaurant and tea rooms located just off the beach less than 5 minute drive or a 15 minute walk through National Trust meadows.

Accommodation:
Atmospheric, comfortable and homely, with some original beams. Steps down to entrance, through the side garden into open plan Lounge/Dining and Kitchen areas with electric wood burner. French doors to large terrace and extensive excellently maintained gardens with many beautiful flowers, 4 ponds, stream and a dovecot. Watch the deer and cows come to the field opposite to feed in the afternoon.

One step down to Ground floor Bedroom 1: Double, fantastic views.

Quirky small steep open tread ladder staircase from double bedroom leads to:

Open Bedroom 2: Twin, leading through to Shower Room: Shower, Basin, WC.

Facilities:
Bed linen and towels inclusive.
Electricity/electric heating storage heaters + 2 x electric wood burners, inclusive.
Electric cooker.
Microwave.
Fridge/freezer.
Washing machine.
TV. DVD.

Outdoor Facilities:
The garden is Branscombe’s hidden gem. Large terrace and extensive excellently maintained gardens with many beautiful flowers, 4 ponds, stream and a dovecot. Plenty of garden furniture. Barbeque. The gardens are fully enclosed.

Small children to be supervised at all time.

NB: Not suitable for very young children or the less mobile/elderly. Low ceiling and doorway to Bedroom 1. Due to the situation of access to the Shower Room through Bedroom 2 the cottage is only suitable for couples/small families.

Please note the owner has daily access to the large garden to feed the doves and to tend the garden. The owner will respect your privacy. Part of the large garden is fenced off and open to the public with donations for a local charity.

Parking: Allocated parking space by the Barn.

Additional information:
Saturday changeover. Arrival from: 3pm. Departure by: 10am. Dogs stay free, but must be kept under control. Access information available on request.

Location and Area:
A stunning location with panoramic views overlooking a large attractive garden, the wooded National Trust valley and St Winifred’s Church,13th century.

The spectacular beach with the thatched Sea Shanty shop, restaurant and tea rooms located just off the beach less than 5 minute drive or a 15 minute walk through National Trust meadows.

The popular ‘Fountain Head’ traditional inn of character, serving good food and local brews, the National Trust Bakery – enjoy a traditional Devon cream tea, Manor Mill, and the Old Forge (watch the Blacksmith at work) are a 5 minute walk away.

Location