Higher Rose Cottage is a charming south-facing cottage, furnished personally as a home in a tranquil part of the ancient Loddiswell village which is within an area of outstanding natural beauty. It has an open fireplace which makes it a cosy winter retreat, a good selection of local interest books plus novels, all contributing to create a welcoming and pleasant atmosphere in which to relax any time of the year. Nearby Kingsbridge offers a wide choice of shopping facilities with a good range of specialist shops and supermarkets on the outskirts of the town. The village has a friendly Inn, Post Office & general store and a 14th century Church all within easy walking distance. Loddiswell is surrounded by unspoilt rolling countryside with several interesting walks, one of the most notable being along the old Great Western Railway's Primrose line following the river Avon, closed in 1963. A license can be obtained for fishing from the Post Office. The village is also within easy reach of the beautiful coastline, beaches and estuaries of the South Hams and Dartmoor National Park is only a 25 minutes drive away. There is also a source of refreshing natural spring water available for public use close to the property.
We have had a lovely week once again - here last year. Thank you for such a well-equipped cottage. The Nevilles.
Warm, well equipped and charming cottage in a beautiful village conveniently located for all the best beaches... The Biggs family.
Loved the cottage, very well equipped, felt like home. A great part of the country, beautiful countryside, we had some great walks, would love to come again. The McMinn family.
Tiled entrance hallway. Cosy sitting room with sofas and armchairs, open fireplace with provision of logs and coal, together with an electric fire and TV with Freeview and DVD. Kitchen/diner with electric cooker, fridge with ice box, microwave, small washing machine, tumble dryer and dining area with a pine table with seating for 5. Stairs up to first floor landing to a double bedroom with 4ft 6in double bed, a twin room with two 2ft 6in beds and a single bedroom with 3ft bed. Large bathroom with bath with power shower over and also handheld shower, hand basin, WC, shaver point and electric towel rail.
There is a small rear enclosed walled garden accessed from the kitchen, with a mixture of lawn and paving and equipped with garden furniture.
At the front of the property there is off road parking for two cars.
Loddiswell is a pretty village on the edge of the River Avon. The village has a friendly atmosphere and has a shop, a post office and a pub. The village is near the towns of South Milton and Kingsbridge and has the attraction of peace and tranquillity and is a great base to discover all South Devon has to offer. There are lots of riverside walks to explore in Loddiswell, try the old Great Western Railway’s Primrose line following the River Avon or take the Dart Valley Trail and discover Agatha Christies former holiday home. Try the South Devon Chilli Farm, Andrews Wood which is a nature reserve managed by the Devon Wildlife Trust and Bigbury Beach.