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Victorian cottage in village location, great countryside views, dogs welcome

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet

Overview

About the property

Period cottage in village location in an area of outstanding natural beauty

Stanley Cottage is a Victorian semi-detached cottage in the heart of Tipton St John, a delightful and friendly East Devon village just north of Sidmouth. The accommodation is spacious and tastefully furnished with leather sofas and oak bedroom furniture. The cottage overlooks open countryside at the rear and backs on to a peaceful stream. The master bedroom offers superb views. Well behaved dogs are welcome (but no other pets please).

In 2014 Stanley Cottage was awarded a Four Star Self Catering accommodation rating from Visit England. During 2015 the cottage was upgraded extensively.

The accommodation comprises spacious kitchen with dining area and French doors to deck. Sitting room with smart TV, open fire and a range of books and board games. On the first floor there are two bedrooms, both very well furnished, one with twin beds and one with double bed. Large bathroom with corner bath and shower over, wash basin and WC. On the top floor there is a master bedroom with king size double bed. En-suite bathroom with bath, wash basin and WC. Large windows with superb views over the countryside. Outside there is a deck with garden furniture to relax in. The mill leat runs by where you can see ducks, eels and if you are very lucky you might even spot an otter. The cottage features full central heating, well equipped kitchen, dish washer, washer/dryer, TV in all bedrooms, Wi-Fi, stair gates, cot and high chair.

More Details

Owner
Nikki & Rob
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
23 January, 2018

About Nikki & Rob

We are busy working parents with two teenage girls and a cute Westie called Maisie. We love travelling, sightseeing, eating out and taking Maisie on long country walks. We have owned Stanley Cottage since 2002 and have always tried to make it somewhere special to visit with family and friends.

Nikki & Rob purchased this cottage in 2002

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Sidmouth in East Devon District

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Each bedroom has TV, mirror, hair dryer, clock and bedside lamps.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming

Reviews

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Victorian cottage in village location, great countryside views, dogs welcome
average rating of 4.75 based on 16 reviews
5

Lovely cottage in a fab location

  • 5 of 5

The property is gorgeous with everything you need for your stay.

Small outdoor decked area but perfect for an evening relaxing.

Very close to fields for a walk with the dog.

Would definitely stay here again - thank you :-)

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again at Stanley Cottage. Many thanks, Rob & Nikki
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2 Stanley Cottage, Tipton St John

  • 4 of 5

The cottage is a beautifully presented, comfortable, cosy, and well equipped property. It is situated in the heart of the village and is within a stone's throw from the local pub, the Golden Lion which serves good food. It also is surrounded by stunning countryside, and lovely walks which are virtually on its doorstep. We would happily stay again as it felt like home from home. Lina and Alan, Hampshire

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely warm comfortable cottage

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, well equipped comfortable cottage. You're guaranteed a good night's sleep in quality beds and bedding. Good little pub right on your doorstep and Sidmouth just down the road.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Excellent property for friends/family weekend in Devon

  • 4 of 5

House was everything we required for a fantastic weekend - clean, very well equipped & great location.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage in beautiful countryside

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this lovely cottage. All the rooms are of a good size and tastefully furnished. The large kitchen/diner is well equipped and a great room for socialising. The cottage is really well situated for visiting the picturesque surrounding area.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Superb house, great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a 3 night stay and wished I booked for longer. Lots to do in the area and amazing pub just down the road. Beds great and view from master bedroom was lovely. Quiet and restful.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Rob & Nikki Browning
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Location

The golden Lion
Bowd Inn
Blue Ball Inn
Clock Tower Restaurant
Bicton Park Botanical Gardens
Escot
Darts Farm Restaurant
Saddles & Paddles
Seaton Tramway
Devon's Crealy Great Adventure Park

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Sidmouth, Devon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
7 Jan - 8 Feb
7 Jan 2018 - 8 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£233
for 3 nights
From
£56
From
£65
Fri,Sat
£435
 
 
9 Feb - 24 Feb
9 Feb 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£245
for 3 nights
From
£60
From
£69
Fri,Sat
£458
 
 
25 Feb - 28 Mar
25 Feb 2018 - 28 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£233
for 3 nights
From
£56
From
£65
Fri,Sat
£435
 
 
29 Mar - 1 Apr
29 Mar 2018 - 1 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£302
for 3 nights
From
£79
From
£90
Fri,Sat
£581
 
 
2 Apr - 15 Apr
2 Apr 2018 - 15 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£287
for 3 nights
From
£74
From
£85
Fri,Sat
£553
 
 
16 Apr - 3 May
16 Apr 2018 - 3 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£245
for 3 nights
From
£60
From
£69
Fri,Sat
£459
 
 
4 May - 24 May
4 May 2018 - 24 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£254
for 3 nights
From
£63
From
£73
Fri,Sat
£482
 
 
25 May - 31 May
25 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£682
for 7 nights
From
£108
Fri,Sat
£682
 
 
1 Jun - 14 Jun
1 Jun 2018 - 14 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£326
for 3 nights
From
£87
From
£100
Fri,Sat
£635
 
 
15 Jun - 19 Jul
15 Jun 2018 - 19 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£362
for 3 nights
From
£99
From
£114
Fri,Sat
£717
 
 
20 Jul - 23 Aug
23 Jul 2018 - 23 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£443
for 3 nights
From
£126
From
£145
Fri,Sat
£893
 
 
24 Aug - 30 Aug
24 Aug 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
3 night minimum stay
£464
for 3 nights
From
£133
From
£153
Fri,Sat
£938
 
 
31 Aug - 6 Sep
31 Aug 2018 - 6 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£362
for 3 nights
From
£99
From
£114
Fri,Sat
£717
 
 
7 Sep - 20 Sep
7 Sep 2018 - 20 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£281
for 3 nights
From
£72
From
£83
Fri,Sat
£541
 
 
21 Sep - 18 Oct
21 Sep 2018 - 18 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£266
for 3 nights
From
£67
From
£77
Fri,Sat
£506
 
 
19 Oct - 1 Nov
19 Oct 2018 - 1 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£281
for 3 nights
From
£72
From
£83
Fri,Sat
£541
 
 
2 Nov - 17 Dec
2 Nov 2018 - 17 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£239
for 3 nights
From
£58
From
£67
Fri,Sat
£448
 
 
18 Dec - 5 Jan
18 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£631
for 5 nights
From
£110
From
£126
Fri,Sat
£787
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£257
for 3 nights
From
£64
From
£73
Fri,Sat
£460
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £65

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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