Lower Wyke Farm – The Sundowner
Located in Axminster, Devon
Refurbished in 2020, this beautifully restored barn combines country style with contemporary features. With outstanding views over rolling countryside, this is the ideal base for a relaxing break
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 1
Set at the end of a long driveway, this property is part of a complex in an idyllic rural location. Close to the borders of Devon, Somerset and Dorset, there are fantastic road links nearby including the A35. There is much to be explored in the local area with Devon boasting rolling hills and beautiful moorland, Dorset is home to the stunning Jurassic coastline and picturesque Somerset home to many lovely villages and bustling market towns. A mile away is the town of Axminster, which has a good selection of local amenities and restaurants including Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s famous River Cottage Canteen and Deli. Also, within easy reach are Lyme Regis, Crealy, Bridport, Charmouth, Abbotsbury and Beer.
Approached via a shared driveway a private entrance door leads into a spacious hallway. To the right is a striking open plan lounge/kitchen/diner. This characterful room has an exposed stone wall, a wood burner and a Smart TV. The kitchen area is well-equipped with an electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, Nespresso coffee machine and fridge. There is space to dine just opposite. Heading back into the hallway you will find a choice of two bedrooms. The first is an inviting super-king-size zip-and-link (which can be made into a twin on request) and the second a stylish king-size. Both bedrooms share the bathroom which has a shower over the bath and WC.
Heading outside via the double doors in the lounge, you can admire the beautiful views from a table set to the front of the property. There is also a shared garden area with a table and chairs and a barbecue. This area is surrounded by beautifully stocked beds, again taking in the fabulous views across rolling countryside. The property is serviced by a private water supply.
Onsite there is a fully qualified beautician/masseuse who can be booked directly with the owner at an additional cost.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.
- Single-storey property set in a rural location with far-reaching views
- Enjoy wonderful walks through the surrounding countryside
- Characterful former barn that seamlessly blends country with contemporary style
- 2 bedrooms 1 super king-size zip and link ( which can be made into a twin on request) and 1 king size
- 1 bathroom with shower over bath and WC
- Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, Nespresso coffee machine and fridge
- Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
- Smart TV in the lounge
- Seating area to the front of the property and use of a shared garden with lawn and furniture
- 1 dog welcome
- Ample off road parking
- Charcoal BBQ available
- Beach 5 miles, shop 2 miles and pub 1 mile
- Private water supply
Axminster is a market town in East Devon set on the River Axe famed for its carpets which date back to the 1750s. Lots of shops and places to eat out including Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage HQ but you can be catered from breakfast through to dinner with cuisine from around the world available at all budget levels. Discover the rich history of the town at the local museum or follow the Axminster Art Trail to find sculptures from Roger Dean. Discover the area on foot on the East Devon Way footpath or by bike on the Buzzard Route cycle track. Several National Trust properties are close by but you are also close to the Dorset border allowing you to explore two counties from this location with the coast a short drive away.