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Superb detached Grade II conversion of an original Apple Mill with private hot tub, close to countryside and coast. Pet friendly.

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8 guests4 bedrooms5 beds3 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
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Pets allowed
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House rules
This host doesn’t allow smoking.
For Covid-19 cancellations, Staycation Holidays offer a full money back guarantee. If you or we have to cancel your booking due to government restrictions relating to Covid - you will receive a full refund, or you may decide to choose alternative dates.

With plenty of room for eight, look no further than Apple Mill near Sidmouth for your next relaxing break. Originally an Apple Mill used for producing cider and storing apples for the farm, our Grade II listed conversion now combines luxury with an abundance of original features.

With numerous countryside walks from the garden gate, and within easy reach of the Jurassic Coast and Exeter, you can enjoy both the lush countryside scenery and the dramatic coastal landscape.

An ideal base for families and groups of friends at any time of the year, there is parking for four cars and short and midweek breaks are available, with a minimum stay of 3 nights.

The space
Our light and airy home from home has an abundance of original features, including vaulted ceilings and exposed beams. The open plan living space has a cosy wood burning stove, perfect for chilly evenings. The kitchen with a range cooker includes a sociable dining area. Four spacious bedrooms, two of which are on the ground floor, are combined with three first-class bathrooms.

Outside, kick back in the pretty walled garden with suntrap courtyard and set the steaks to sizzle on the gas barbecue. Or soak up the peace in the bubbling hot tub – perfect for unwinding or star-gazing at night.

Property Layout:
Ground floor:
Large family room with a vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and a wood burning stove.
Well equipped open plan kitchen with dining area (seating up to 14 guests).
Hall.
King-size bedroom with a 5′ bed.
Twin bedroom with 3′ beds.
Shower room with a large shower.

First floor:
Double bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, a 4’6″ bed and an en suite shower room.
Master bedroom with a vaulted ceiling, exposed beams and a king-size 5′ bed. En suite bathroom with a roll top bath with shower attachment and a separate shower.

At a Glance:
8 Guests
Four bedrooms – three doubles and one twin
Two first floor bedrooms, both en suite
Two ground floor bedrooms with shared large shower room
One bathroom, two shower rooms
Baby welcome (travel cot and highchair available)
Children are welcome
One well behaved dog welcome
Secluded, private garden and courtyard
Garden with barbecue and garden furniture
Private heated hot tub (*additional fee - please see House Rules)
Welcome hamper, linen and toiletries
Parking for 4 cars
Covid-19 measures* (see Notes)

Equipment:
Oil fired central heating, wood burning stove
Electric range cooker with gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer
TV with Sky Freeview, further TV in the master bedroom. DVD and radio/cassette/CD player
WiFi internet access
Payphone
Travel cot and highchair available: please request when making your booking
Private water supply
Two adult bikes available: please request when making your booking

Guest access
You will have the whole house to yourselves. Beds will be made up with linen, and towels, toiletries and logs are provided. You need to bring your own swimming/beach towels.

Other things to note
A complimentary welcome hamper awaits your arrival
Due to Health and Safety Regulations, HSE specifies the importance of having daily water testing for chlorine/bromine and pH and monthly microbiological testing of water of your Hot Tub (including quarterly for Legionella). This will conducted by the owner or by a member of his staff in the morning, normally before 10.00am. In the unlikely event, we apologise for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Telephone available by prior arrangement
* Covid-19 measures for this property:
In full compliance with the hospitality industry cleaning protocols and safety guidance.
Intensively cleaned and sanitised.
Contact-free check in and check out.
Complete privacy and exclusive use of the cottage during your holiday.
Date changes for all existing and new bookings if the lockdown measures are extended or re-imposed.
Naturally isolated.
Low occupancy discount for stays until 18th December 2020 for bookings of six guests or less. This is due to the Government 'rule of six'.
For Covid-19 cancellations, Staycation Holidays offer a full money back guarantee. If you or we have to cancel your booking due to government restrictions relating to Covid - you will receive a full refund, or you may decide to choose alternative dates.

With plenty of room for eight, look no further than Apple Mill near Sidmouth for your next relaxing break. Originally an Apple Mill used for producing ci…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

Amenities

Free parking on premises
Kitchen
Hot tub
Essentials
Wifi
Cable TV
Indoor fireplace
Dryer
Hair dryer
Hangers

Accessibility

No stairs or steps to enter

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near Sidmouth , Devon, United Kingdom

In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with views of glorious surrounding countryside, Apple Mill will give you a real taste of country life! Situated in a very peaceful and rural location in Venn Ottery in the Otter Valley, enjoy numerous countryside walks along the River Otter and from the garden gate. Five miles takes you to the elegant Georgian seaside resort and beaches of Sidmouth near the Jurassic Coast, the UKs only natural World Heritage Site.

The nearest pub, The Golden Lion in Tipton Saint John, is only one mile away and serves local fresh produce and good beer. One of a number of pub/restaurants within a few minutes drive, or splash out at the award winning Jack in the Green pub, only 13 minutes’ drive.

The region promises an abundance of fun, exciting and very different days out. Fine National Trust houses, gardens, castles, adventure parks, farm and steam railways as well as and the beaches at Sidmouth, Budleigh, Salterton, Beer, Branscombe and Exmouth are all within easy reach. For fantastic days out and school holiday events, look no further than Bicton Park, The Donkey Sanctuary, Escot Country Park, Devon's Crealy, World of Country Life, Powderham Castle and Seaton Tramway, to name a few! The cathedral city of Exeter, with its mix of culture, historic buildings, quality restaurants and shops is 12 miles.

The beautiful surroundings can be explored safe in the knowledge you will be coming back to a wonderful home from home, where you can truly relax and wind down.
In an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with views of glorious surrounding countryside, Apple Mill will give you a real taste of country life! Situated in a very peaceful and rural location in Venn Ottery in…

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Hi Staycationholidays co uk was launched by my wife and I in October 2015. Having spent over 20 years within the holiday and tourism sectors, our passion is to deliver a friendly, fresh approach and the very best levels of service to our guests. On a daily basis, we strive to deliver on all the details, to ensure that you, our guests, enjoy a home from home experience and ultimately a memorable break. Our properties suit a wide range of budgets and we regularly feature special discounts. Everyone on our team has an in-depth knowledge of our cottages along with the local area and events to help you get the best out of your break. We’re here to offer help and advice whenever you need it, 24/7 - we aim to respond within the hour (unless it's the middle of the night!). We also take a flexible approach to bookings so that you can book from as few as two nights, up to 28 nights and offer unique arrival days too. Thank you for visiting us! Lin & Charles Millward
Hi Staycationholidays co uk was launched by my wife and I in October 2015. Having spent over 20 years within the holiday and tourism sectors, our passion is to deliver a friendly,…
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 5:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
No smoking
Pets are allowed
Health & safety
Committed to Airbnb's enhanced cleaning process. Learn more
Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $347
Cancellation policy

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