Britannia Cottage is a wonderful Cottage located within the bustling market town of Axminster, Devon. The property boasts two lovely bedrooms, both with en-suites, and can sleep a total of four people, perfect for both adults and children. Outside you can find private gardens and your very own swimming pool on the eight acres of land, surrounded by beautiful nature. Britannia Cottage is perfect for families or friends who want a relaxing weekend surrounded by nature.
Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower over bath, WC, and basin, 1 x twin with en-suite shower room, WC, and basin. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting area with wood burning stove.
Oil central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, TV, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample off-road parking. Lawned garden with patio, and furniture. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 4.2 miles, pub 4 miles. Note: Narrow lane access to property, please take care
Axminster is a market town, offering beautiful countrysides and peaceful scenic walking routes. Known to be one of Devon's prettiest smaller towns, it has a lot to offer both in the town itself and through its easy routes to surrounding areas such as the East Devon Jurassic Coast. With independent shops and plenty of market stalls each week, you're sure to find the perfect souvenir to bring home to the family whilst you reminisce of the mouthwatering scones you enjoyed on your travels.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!