Located in Ottery St Mary
Lookout is located in Ottery St Mary, Devon, and sleeps 2 in 1 bedroom.
- Sleeps: 2
- Bedrooms: 1
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
The Lookout is a charming one-bedroom property located on the grounds of Woodcote House in Ottery St Mary, East Devon.
Attached to the side of the main house, the self-contained accommodation is accessed over a short flight of steps leading to its own separate entrance door.
This property is ideal for couples or singles looking for a quiet and relaxing break whilst still being just ½ a mile from the historic market town of Ottery St Mary, and about 15 minutes drive from the pretty seaside resort of Sidmouth on the stunning Jurassic coast.
Keen gardeners will love the gardens of Woodcote House and not want to miss the wonderful Otter Nurseries just a couple of minutes' walk away, with its own shopping retail area. A warm welcome awaits you at Joshua's Harvest Store, the home of fine West Country foods, with a lovely Cafe that has a great selection of home made foods. (the Homity pie is amazing!)
Walkers will love the beautiful countryside routes on the doorstep including a lovely stroll down the River Otter to the famous Tumbling Weir
The West Dorset seaside town of Lyme Regis is about 35 minutes drive away.
A short flight of steps lead to the front porch area with the entrance door leading into:
Kitchen: Well equipped kitchen with electric combi microwave oven, twin induction hob, fridge with ice box, toaster & Kettle.
Lounge/Diner: Bright and cosy lounge with two seater sofa, coffee table, Panasonic TV, dining table with two chairs.
Bedroom: Lovely spacious bedroom with King size bed, wardrobes and bedside tables.
Shower Room: Large shower with adjustable shower head, WC and wash basin, heated towel rail.
Utility Area: The washing machine, tumble dryer are located across the courtyard within the garage in a clean separated area.
The Lookout is set in lovely gardens and has its own private space, along with allocated seating tucked away in the walled garden for outside sitting and eating.
Safe and secure parking is next to the property well away from the road.
- Included: Bed linen, towels (guests to provide their own beach towels), WiFi, electricity and central heating.
- Smoking/Vaping: not permitted.
- Local facilities: Beach at Sidmouth 7 miles.
- Shop 50 yards.
- Pub at Ottery St Mary 1 mile.
- Honiton 5 miles. Lyme Regis 20 miles. Exeter 13 miles.
Ottery St Mary
Ottery St Mary is a very quaint town that sits on the banks of the River Otter. The town is surrounded by beautiful thatched cottages and narrow streets and is one of the most historic towns in Devon, dating back to the Saxon times. The village of Tipton St John is 9 minutes away and a bit further is the town of Sidmouth at 20 minutes or 25 mins in the opposite direction is Exeter. The town has a variety of independent shops, a supermarket, fish and chip shop, 2 pubs and a petrol station. A community market is held here once a month which sells local produce and homemade cakes. Ottery St Mary holds two major events each year, Pixie Day is held in June and gives the children a chance to dress as a pixie and re-enact an old legend. The day also includes capturing the towns bell ringers and hiding them in the caves. Tor Barell Rolling is held in November and is a world-famous event. The original method was rolling the barrels along the street, but it was decided that carrying these on shoulders was much more appealing. Take a day trip to Crealy Aventure Park only 14 minutes away in Sidmouth, great fun for all the family. Explore Wildwood Escot in 220 acres of parkland or discover adventure outdoor sports at Devon Country Pursuits, Ottery St Mary really does offer something for everyone.