Cowslip House is a grand, period detached cottage in the centre of Axminster, beautiful Devon. It hosts three bedrooms; two super king-size with zip/link option, and one twin room. There is a family bathroom, two separate cloakrooms and a shower in the utility room on the ground floor. There is also a kitchen, dining room, sitting room and conservatory. Outside is an extensive, enclosed garden and ample off-road parking. Cowslip House provides spacious, characterful accommodation and fun for all the family in a delightful town setting.
Three bedrooms: 2 x super king-size double (zip/link, can be twins on request) 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, hand-held shower, separate shower cubicle & basin.. Ground floor WC. Kitchen. Utility with shower and basin. Dining room. Sitting room. Conservatory.
Gas oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highcahir available (please bring own cot bedding). Off-road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed rear garden with lawned area and paved patio. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Note: fireplace is non functional, decorative only.
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!