Upside Down Cottage

Colyton, Devon

  • 3 Star

You can book this property from:

  • £284 per week
  • £41 per night
  • 3 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 double bed


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher

Nearby activities

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

Special Features

  • WiFi


  • Enclosed garden
  • On-street parking
  • Rural location


  • Walk-in shower
  • Ground floor bath/shower room
  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


Most charming, superb detached barn conversion, Grade II listed, over 200 years old, tucked away in a quiet setting in the grounds of the owner’s home, in the centre of this historic small market town between the coastal towns of Sidmouth and Lyme Regis.
Upside Down Cottage is positioned between the coastal towns of Sidmouth and Lyme Regis in the small market town of Colyton. A couple of minutes walk to the shops, inns and picturesque River Coly. A further 5 minutes to the famous open top electric tram travelling along the stunning Axe Valley.
Completely renovated, refurbished and attractively furnished to a superb standard with excellent quality fixtures and fittings.

Cosy and quirky. Many period/original features including exposed beams.

Reverse accommodation with Kitchen, Dining and Living areas on the first floor to take advantage of the wealth of exposed beams and view over the countryside.


Entrance Hall.

Ground floor Bedroom: Double, with fitted wardrobes.

Shower Room: Power shower, basin, WC. Washer/dryer.


Charming beamed ceiling Lounge, double convertible settee, electric wood burner. Dining area with table and chairs. Well equipped and fitted Kitchen area with granite worktops.

Bed linen and towels inclusive.
Electricity/gas/central heating inclusive.
Electric hob and oven.
Fridge with freezer compartment. Use of owners freezer.
TV. DVD. Radio,
Free wi-fi.

Outdoor Facilities:
Enclosed courtyard with garden table and chairs, situated at the front of Upside Down Cottage, directly behind the owners house.

Parking: Parking space in front of owners house.

Additional information:
Well behaved small/medium pets welcome, a fixed charge of £30 pw or part week per pet. No smoking in property please. Access/mobility information available on request.

Short breaks are available throughout the year.

NB Care to be taken, low ceilings on the first floor.

Location and Area:
The popular small seaside town of Seaton with superb beach, Esplanade, harbour, shops, cafes, restaurants and golf course are all just over a 5 minute drive away.

Spectacular cliff top walks on this Jurassic Coast to the pretty fishing village of Beer and onto the seaside village of Branscombe, surrounded by National Trust land.

The coastal town of Lyme Regis with its famous Cobb of the ‘French Lieutenant’s Women’ fame, interesting individual specialist shops and cinema is only a 15 minute drive over the Devon border into Dorset. The small thriving market town of Axminster, famous for the Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall ‘River Cottage Canteen’, shops and weekly street market is just a 15 minute drive away.

A unique, most convenient and relaxing location for exploring the delights of this pretty area.

An ideal romantic retreat throughout the year.