Stable Cottage

Located in Colyton, Devon

This characterful cottage is located in the town of Colyton, Devon, and can sleep two people in one bedroom.

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: 1


Stable Cottage is a characterful cottage situated in the heart of Colyton, in Devon. The reverse-level property has a ground-floor double bedroom, served by a ground-floor bathroom, sleeping two people. There is also a first-floor open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.. Outside there is off-road parking for one car. Stable Cottage makes a lovely getaway to Devon for a couple, at any time of year.

Property Details

Converted from a Grade II listed coach house and stable, this characterful cottage sits in the beautiful small town of Colyton just over three miles from the Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site.

This lovely cottage offers a delightful reverse-level plan, with the bedroom on the ground floor and the open-plan living area upstairs, it offers a quirky layout with a host of fantastic amenities to give you the tranquil trip that you deserve. Begin your exploration on the ground floor, with the plush double bedroom making the perfect place to retire to after each day of adventure, with ample storage space to house your personal belongings and its rustic exposed beams bringing character to the room. Take a relaxing soak in the ground-floor bathroom for a soothing experience after days spent exploring, before venturing to the first floor to find all the essentials needed for a self-catered stay including a well-equipped kitchen accompanied by a dining area where you can enjoy all of your romantic meals, along with an inviting sitting area with a snug, red seating arrangement welcoming your return after a day of exploring the region.

Outside there is off-road parking for one car and a modest seating area where you can sip on your morning coffee and contemplate how to best spend your day. The property is adjacent to Coach Cottage, making it a perfect opportunity to bring the whole family together for a week of fun. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, the cottage is an ideal base for a walking holiday, with both coastal and countryside to explore, as well as all the wonderful amenities of the local town being within strolling distance of the cottage.

At Colyton's centre, you can find an array of quaint shops including a butchers where you can pick up some fresh produce for your self-catered holiday, a bookstore where you can pick up some reading material for those leisurely days, and even an art gallery to browse, with plenty of pubs and restaurants to while away the hours in too. Explore the natural beauty of Devon, England’s first World Heritage Site, with a rich history to explore amidst its wide range of activities such as kayaking and fishing for those wishing to try out a new activity, or make your way to the coast of Seaton Down for the ultimate seaside experience, where you can build sandcastles and make the most of the fun-filled amusement centre, ending the day with some traditional fish and chips on the seafront.

Be sure to take a trip on the Seaton Tramway which can be accessed from Colyton station taking you all the way to the coast letting you explore the area in a different way, or venture to the bustling city of Exeter for adventure further afield to find fantastic shopping experiences and rich culture, making it the perfect day trip at any time of the year The picturesque Axe Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, forms the backdrop to this delightful location, making Stable Cottage a true delight for your scenic escape to Devon.


Downstairs facilities
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Washing machine


Area Details


Colyton is a historic town 3 miles from Seaton and 6 miles from Axminster. The town has a convenience store and 3 pubs, The Gerard Pub dates back to 1506 and was rumoured to have been visited by Laurence of Arabia! The pub has a rear garden is dog friendly and serves traditional home-cooked food. Visit Axe Valley Wildlife Park in Axminister. Visit the Meerkats, Zebras, Chipmunks and much more and then unwind with a coffee while the kids play.

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