Semi-detached, this cottage lies amidst the foothills of Blackdown Hill and is within easy reach of the magnificent Jurassic Coast.
Mill Pond Cottage is located in the pretty mid-Devon village of Uffculme and offers a well-appointed and well-presented place to stay during your visit to the area. With the added bonus of an enclosed courtyard garden backing onto the surrounding countryside, the cottage has plenty to offer. It is located within walking distance of the village’s pub and shops, and there are also walks from the doorstep into the surrounding countryside. The cottage is located a short distance from Uffculme’s restored woollen mill at Coldharbour, which is well worth a visit.
Mill Pond Cottage is conveniently situated for access to all major roads and a host of visitor attractions. Dartmoor, Exmoor, Lynton, Lynmouth, Lyme Regis, Seaton and Sidmouth are all close by, and Tiverton, a bustling market town straddling the River Exe, is just 8 miles away. Knighthayes Court, Bicton Botanical Park, the Tarka Line, several golf courses, Quad World and plenty of opportunities for swimming, golf, horse riding, cycling and fishing are all easily accessible. The cathedral city of Exeter is 22 miles, and the numerous amenities of Taunton are 17 miles. Diggerland and various National Trust properties are within easy reach.
With the River Exe, Devonshire Heartland, Somerset and the North Devon coastline on your doorstep, the property is situated in an excellent countryside location, offering a good base to explore this beautiful area. It is also within easy driving distance of Exmoor National Park and the Devon and Somerset border. Crealy Adventure Park is great day out for the children, with rides and animals, and there is something for all ages. The Jurassic Coast is just 17 miles away; the coastal path offers walkers stunning views, with a bird’s eye view of many coastal features. From the coastal path you can experience the drama of sheer cliff faces, taking in Sidmouth, Budleigh Salterton, Seaton, Beer and Lyme Regis. The Jurassic Coast is ideal for exploring on foot, bicycle or on horseback. Branscombe is a haven for walkers, with a cluster of thatched and stone cottages nestling alongside a narrow lane at the bottom of a wooded valley. Visit Paignton Zoo, which covers 75 acres, and the Dart Valley Steam Railway. Beach 20 miles. Shop, pub and restaurant ½ mile.
Living/dining room: With Freeview TV, DVD player and patio doors leading to courtyard.
Kitchen: With electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bedroom 3: With single bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, toilet and heated towel rail.
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Stairgate available on request. Welcome pack. Enclosed courtyard with patio and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
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