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The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe

Colyton, Devon

Two beautiful cottages tucked in a private East Devon valley a short drive from the Jurassic Coast.

  • 6 per cottage
SAVE TO WISHLIST 1
£750-2550 per week

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Please note: minimum stay for this property is: 3 nights low season & 7 nights high season

How to book

The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe is owned and managed by Alistair Handyside.

You can book online now at their website. Just click the button and we'll send you there to see more info and to book...

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You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Alistair Handyside.

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£750-2550 per week
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Late deals available

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The highlights
  • Two super-comfy, beautiful cottages in East Devon.
  • Each cottage has stunning interiors, fabulous countryside views, and great access to the Devon countryside.
  • Wood-burning stoves, underfloor heating, Weber BBQ’s and private use of a swimming pool add to the luxury.
  • Prepare for country adventures and days at the beach, indulging in gourmet food and picnics by the sea.

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You should know
  • The shared pool is reserved for exclusive, daily sessions. Each cottage has 3 hours exclusive use per day.
  • The pool is only open from Whitsun week to the end of September. This may be extended depending on the weather.
  • Higher Wiscombe is dog friendly and is also great for families with young children.
  • There is also a third cottage at Higher Wiscombe. Which is perfect for larger groups. Check out Higher Wiscombe to see full details.

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Eco Credentials NEW!
Top Scoring

Green Tourism Gold Award

Heat pumps / Heat recovery ventilation system

Natural spring

Repurposed / renovated building

EV charging point

Biodiversity improvement actions

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Other green credentials

Biomass Boiler

Vehicle-free access

Underfloor heating

Motion sensor lightbulbs

Draft-proofed to a very high level

Very high levels of insulation

Recycling of all recyclable waste

All food waste composted

Superior double or triple glazed windows

All energy efficient appliances

Eco cleaning products

Eco toiletries

100% recycled toilet tissue, kitchen rolls, etc

Organic and ethically sourced soap / shampoo

Responsibly sourced firewood

100% local produce in welcome pack

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The detail

These two beautiful cottages are tucked away in a picturesque slice of East Devon countryside. Nestled in a luscious, private valley a few miles from the marvellous Jurassic Coast, these cottages offer plenty of comfort and lots of rural charm.

Each cottage has been finished to an exceptionally high standard and both have superior fittings and a fantastic attention to detail. You can expect oak beamed ceilings and characterful, thatched roofs as well as slate floors, brick archways and underfloor heating throughout the properties. The crisply painted walls are adorned with vintage seaside prints adorn and are complimented by fresh, vibrant colours and modern wall art. Wood-burning stoves, logs provided, and sink-in sofas ensure you stay warm and cosy all year round, offering a nice homely touch. Each cottage also has an oak farmhouse kitchen with range cookers and granite worktops..

First up is Thatched. This is a delightful thatched cottage that also sleeps up to six guests, this time across in three en suite bedrooms. A roll top bathroom, plus two modern wet rooms tubs, Egyptian cotton bed linen and fluffy bath towels combine to offer a slice of luxury during your stay. The spacious open-plan living area is flooded with natural light, offering great views of your surroundings. In winter stay cosy inside by the log burner, and during summer, open up the double doors and let the outside in. The living area has a nicely equipped kitchen and dining space, as well as a comfy lounge complete with a TV for movie nights in. Thatched, which is dog-friendly, also has a private, enclosed garden complete with a Weber BBQ and outdoor dining furniture.

Flint Cottage completes the pair. This cottage also sleeps six guests in three en suite bedrooms and offers yet more amazing views of the rolling hills and surrounding ancient woodland. Another nicely equipped kitchen makes dinner prep a joy, whilst the quaint, cosy living room is a nice spot to sit in front of the fire with a glass of wine and your loved ones. This dog-friendly cottage also has a private enclosed west-facing garden complete with a gas Weber BBQ and outdoor furniture, meaning you can enjoy some al fresco dining in the warmer months.

Guests at Higher Wiscombe can have exclusive use of the on-site swimming pool. The shared pool has reserved daily sessions, with each cottage having 3.0 hours of exclusive use per day. The pool, however, is only open from Whitsun week to the end of September, though this may be extended depending on the weather.

You're encouraged to venture out and explore the magic of Devon. This county is known for its wild, open countryside and windswept, sandy coastlines. You can enjoy days at the beach, followed by gourmet food and a classic cream tea. Be sure to visit the World Heritage Jurassic Coast and walk the South West Coastal Path, or cycle along winding rural lanes and picnic above the sands. The beaches at Beer, Sidmouth and Branscombe are all just four miles away, while the famous River Cottage, Pig at Combe and Rockfish in Exmouth can also be found nearby.

Features
Essential
  • Swimming Pool
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Dog Friendly
  • Baby Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • EV Charging Point
  • Heating
  • Underfloor Heating
Living Spaces
  • Games/Books
  • Open fire/Woodburner
  • Stairgate
  • Games room
Kitchen/Utility
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Highchair
Bed/Bath
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
Tech
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite TV/Freeview
  • Stereo music system
  • Television
Outside
  • BBQ
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Off road free parking
  • Table tennis
£750-2550 per week
more

Please note: minimum stay for this property is: 3 nights low season & 7 nights high season

SAVE TO WISHLIST

Late deals available

Time sensitive - don't hang around...

Stay in Thatched Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive next Friday 8th Mar for 3 nights
£950
£750
6 guests
3  nights
Fri
8th Mar
Stay in Thatched Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive next Friday 8th Mar for 7 nights
£1250
£950
6 guests
7  nights
Fri
8th Mar
Stay in Flint Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive next Friday 8th Mar for 3 nights
£850
£650
6 guests
3  nights
Fri
8th Mar
Stay in Flint Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive next Friday 8th Mar for 7 nights
£1150
£850
6 guests
7  nights
Fri
8th Mar
Stay in Thatched Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive Fri 15th Mar for 3 nights
£950
£750
6 guests
3  nights
Fri
15th Mar
Stay in Thatched Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive Fri 15th Mar for 7 nights
£1250
£950
6 guests
7  nights
Fri
15th Mar
Stay in Flint Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive Fri 22nd Mar for 7 nights
£1750
£1450
6 guests
7  nights
Fri
22nd Mar
Stay in Thatched Cottage - at The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe
Arrive Fri 22nd Mar for 7 nights
£1850
£1550
6 guests
7  nights
Fri
22nd Mar
For all other dates:
Availability
How to book

The Cottages at Higher Wiscombe is owned and managed by Alistair Handyside.

You can book online now at their website. Just click the button and we'll send you there to see more info and to book...

Book Online Now

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Alistair Handyside.

Request To Book
Detailed pricing info

Weekends:
Thatched from �750 to �1995
Flint from �650 to �1895

Weeks:
Thatched from �1150 to �2550
Flint from �1050 to �2450

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