Boxkite Cottage is a detached property resting on the outskirts of Axminster. This all-ground-floor property comes with one double bedroom, sleeping up to two people and a shower room with a walk-in shower, basin and WC. Completing the interior is an open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with an electric fire. Outside, there is ample off-road parking and a private garden area with table and chairs. Boxkite Cottage is a superb base for exploring this wonderful part of Devon with your loved one.
All-ground-floor. One double bedroom. Shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with electric fire.
Oil central heating with electric fire. Fridge, freezer, dishwasher, electric oven and hob, TV and WiFi. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Off-road parking. Garden with table and chairs. One pet welcome. Sorry, no smoking allowed. Pub within 4 miles, shop within 4.2 miles
Axminster is a bustling market town which was made famous by the organic shop and canteen which were introduced by TV presenter Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall. Within the town you will find a selection of independent shops, a weekly market and traditional pubs. Within the surrounding area you will find peaceful countryside, and within close reach is the West Dorset and East Devon Jurassic Coast.
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!