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The Dairy - Holiday Cottage Kilmington

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The Dairy
The Dairy
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2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Dairy, a charming detached ground floor cottage, formerly the milking parlour, set in beautiful Devon countryside in a courtyard setting of Studhayes Barn, located within half a mile of the village of Kilmington, near Axminster. The village of Kilmington boasts an excellent farm shop, selling locally sourced products together with a delightful café. Pubs include the Old Inn and the New Inn. A five-minute drive to the small thriving market town of Axminster, famous for the Hugh Fearnley-Whilttingstall ‘River Cottage Kitchen’, shops, cafes, restaurants and weekly street market. Ideally positioned to attend the River Cottage courses and weekend dining. The popular Tuckers Arms is located within the pretty village of Dalwood, which is just over a mile from The Dairy and a fabulous w...The Dairy, a charming detached ground floor cottage, formerly the milking parlour, set in beautiful Devon countryside in a courtyard setting of Studhayes Barn, located within half a mile of the village of Kilmington, near Axminster. The village of Kilmington boasts an excellent farm shop, selling locally sourced products together with a delightful café. Pubs include the Old Inn and the New Inn. A five-minute drive to the small thriving market town of Axminster, famous for the Hugh Fearnley-Whilttingstall ‘River Cottage Kitchen’, shops, cafes, restaurants and weekly street market. Ideally positioned to attend the River Cottage courses and weekend dining. The popular Tuckers Arms is located within the pretty village of Dalwood, which is just over a mile from The Dairy and a fabulous walk. The coastal town of Lyme Regis with its famous Cobb, interesting individual specialist shops, restaurants and beaches, is under a fifteen-minute drive over the Devon border into Dorset. Many spectacular cliff top walks on the stunning Jurassic Coast to Seaton, Beer, Sidmouth and beyond. The pretty Axmouth Harbour with yacht club and beautiful river Axe with Nature Reserve for wildlife enthusiasts, a bird lovers paradise, is a twenty-minute drive. The Dairy is well placed for access to Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks and allows for easy access to Devon, Dorset and Somerset. Devon is full of quiet country lanes, a patchwork of lush green fields and sleepy villages. Don’t forget to sample a delicious Devonshire cream tea! Accommodation: Attractively furnished to a superb standard with excellent quality fixtures and fittings. Some stunning features including a vaulted ceiling. Light, bright and spacious. All on the ground floor. Ramp or two steps up into hall with seat. Open plan lounge with woodburner, (first basket of logs free) and well-equipped kitchen with bespoke oak worktops and breakfast bar with stools. One step down into dining area. Large bedroom 1: King 5’, en-suite shower room: Large shower cubicle with grab rail, basin and WC. Bedroom 2: 3 steps down to Twin. Bathroom: Bath with grab rail, over bath shower, basin and WC. Laundry room with washing machine, sink and freezer. This room is accessed via the games room. Facilities: Egyptian cotton bed linen inclusive. Towels included. Electricity included/electric panel heating inclusive. Large electric hob and oven. Microwave. Fridge with freezer box. Dishwasher. Coffee machine. Travel cot. High chair. TV. DVD. Sound bar. Wi-Fi. Radio. Water supply non mains – private source. Outdoor Facilities: Private pretty decked area with table, chairs and BBQ. Attractive enclosed garden, for the sole use of guests. Games room (5.5m x 8m) attached to the barn, with Foosball football table, full size tennis table, American pool table, darts board and sofa seating. Private use for guests of The Dairy only. Large parking area by the property for up to 4 cars, including parking for a boat/trailer. Electric car charger (Charges apply). Sorry no pets. No smoking in the property or games room. Please bring own beach towels. £100 returnable good housekeeping deposit. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Unfortunately, we cannot continue to allow the use of Fake Tan products, unless you bring your own sheets/towels.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Lynne A
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just spent 4 nights at Studhayes Dairy, and can't rate it highly enough. Lynne and Steve couldn't have been better hosts, on hand with all information needed, plus advice on local sights/amenities and generally just very helpful. The accommodation itself was superb! Absolutely...More

Date of stay: August 2021
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Lynne A, VR Owner at The Dairy - Holiday Cottage Kilmington, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jo Thank you ever so much for your kind review. We are delighted that you enjoyed The Dairy and Devon. We would love to welcome you back in the future. Lynne

Reviewed 8 September 2020

This cottage was perfect for our week stay. It is beautifully furnished and has everything and more you may need for a self-catered holiday, including a great games room just next to the cottage. The cottage itself is in quite a rural area which means...More

Date of stay: August 2020
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Lynne A, VR Owner at The Dairy - Holiday Cottage Kilmington, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2020

Dear Navina and family Thank you for taking the time to write such a super review. It is much appreciated indeed. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at The Dairy and in Devon. We would love to welcome you back in the future. Lynne...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Game Room
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Ping Pong Table
Pool Table
Private Garden
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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