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3 Bedroom Stone Cottage In 'Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty' With Own Gardens

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage in Cullompton, Mid Devon, Devon, England - Peaceful, Rural Village Location - Designated An Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty

Rectory Cottage is situated in an Area of Outstanding Beauty with amazing views over the Blackdown Hills in Devon. Ideal for cyclists, walkers and wildlife enthusiasts. On a clear night, keen astronomers will see exceptional views of the stars, due to the lack of light pollution and clean air. Two of the bedrooms have velux windows above for stargazing whilst in bed. There's also a 6 person outdoor hot tub for star spotting. Riding stables are within walking distance as is an award winning local pub. The Jurassic coast and the North Devon sandy coast (ideal for surfing) are easily accessible by car. All local amenities are available in the town of Wellington, 10 mins drive. Exmoor and Dartmoor National parks are both within easy driving distance.

Deborah Gerasimidis
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, greek
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2017

About Deborah Gerasimidis

Artist inspired by the West Country landscapes

Why Deborah Gerasimidis chose Cullompton

Central location for exploring all of beautiful Devon

What makes this cottage unique

6 person outdoor hot tub to enjoy the stars at night ⭐️


Cullompton Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom 1: huge double walk in rain shower, WC, heated towel rail, granite top sink, LED mirror Bathroom 2: quadrant shower,WC, heated towel rail, LED mirror Bathroom 3: roll top bath, WC, heated towel rail, granite top with twin sinks, LED mirror
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 + child's single bed (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - super kingsize. Chaise longue which can be converted to a single bed. Ensuite bathroom with huge walk in rain shower. Hairdryer. Bedroom 2 - king size with ensuite bathroom Bedroom 3 - king size with large roll top bath ensuite
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: It may be possible to stay less than 7 nights depending on availability. Outside: Private enclosed gardens to include dining table, six chairs. BBQ. Hot tub (suitable for 6 people) enclosed in private area. Steps from patio to private lawn complete with gazebo, table and chairs and rotary wash line. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Quality towels and linen provided. Baby sitting by appointment. Other: The cottage has underfloor heating throughout the ground floor; central heating in all the bedrooms and heated towel rails in all the upstairs ensuite bathrooms. 4th bathroom on the ground floor.


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3 Bedroom Stone Cottage In 'Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty' With Own Gardens
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

A beautiful property, perfect for those seeking peace & tranquility

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautifully maintained property. We are a family of four & we had ample space indoors & out. The large kitchen & dining area is a lovely space & the garden & hot tub are lovely, peaceful places to be.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very modern and very well kept

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was very nice

It was all you could have wanted. Very well equipped. Plus excellent hot tub. We had to cut our week short as i had nasty exeter and fractured my foot. But other than that it was great. The owners were friendly. One thing let it down for us with a teenager with us was the lack of wifi. So if you need wifi. Dont rely on this cottage.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Charming and well equipped family hideaway

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the comfort and tranquility of this charming cottage style hideaway. All mod-cons inside, our three boys were able to spread out and enjoy the garden and we had a very chilled week. Plenty of local amenities and National Trust (Dunster Castle, Knightshayes & Killerton) venues just 30-45 mins drive away, plus recommend Sidmouth beach. Our hosts were very welcoming, friendly and the hamper on arrival was a lovely surprise. Certainly recommended, great value and would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous property very quiet location

  • 5 of 5

A real 5star property, immaculate, clean and spacious, the hot tub was a bonus

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your fabulous 5* review. We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Rectory Cottage and hope to welcome you again in the future.
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Luxurious base for family wedding

  • 5 of 5

Very well appointed barn conversion, owners live next door but never bothered us. Hot tub was very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Stunning modern warm cottage in a beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of 5 and stayed at this lovely cottage over Christmas. What a perfect spot for a week away from London - the cottage is modern with three large double en-suite bedrooms and underfloor heating throughout the open plan ground floor area. The owners are so nice and had, unexpectedly, set up a Christmas tree before our arrival plus a welcome pack full of goodies. The house was perfect for our 3 young boys with a large open plan area downstairs, a field outside for playing football and a hot tub (one of the main reasons for choosing this property!). Even in winter the area is stunning, but must be even more amazing any other time of the year. The local pub at the end of the driveway is fantastic serving great food - we ate here a few times and can highly recommend it. There's lots of walks in the local area and within a 45 min drive you can get to either the South or North Devon Coast. There's a lot of great cycling in the area - we rode along the Grand Western Canal from Tiverton Parkway to Tiverton with the kids which is an easy ride for all ages and stunning scenery. It's also within reach of the Cheddar Gorge and Wells (a visit to the cathedral is a must see). The town of Beer on the south coast was also worth a visit. A slightly further day trip to Saunton Sands is worth the effort with its huge sand dunes and probably the highlight of our holiday (apart from the hot tub!).

There's lots of good local amenities with the town of Wellington only 10 minutes away - even the petrol station has a large Budgens with everything you need, including a Cook frozen meals fridge, which was handy over the Christmas period.

I can highly recommend this house and the local area. Thank you Nick and Deborah for making it a perfect Christmas break for us!

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that you enjoyed your Christmas break here at Rectory Cottage! We hope you can come back summertime to revisit Saunton Sands 😎򓠠 Best regards, Deborah
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The Jurassic coast is approximately 25 miles away. The sandy North Devon coast with beaches such as Woolacombe, Putsborough, Saunton Sands & Croyde are approximately 57 miles away.


Use of car essential/ Exeter Airport 29 miles / Bristol Airport 57 miles / Taunton railway station 13 miles / buses run daily from Wellington, 10 mins away.


Wellington is the nearest town (9miles). The nearest village is Hemyock (4 miles away), which serves excellent food. Places of interest are varied and many, including National Parks (Dartmoor and Exmoor), National Trust houses and gardens (Montecute, knightshayes, Killerton, Stourhead etc).

Further Details:

Wellington town has a range of supermarkets (including Waitrose) as well as doctors, dentists, banks and a charming old cinema. The county town of Taunton is a 15 minute drive away for more extensive shopping and dining options.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% deposit due at time of booking with full payment to be paid 6 weeks prior to arrival. £25 fuel supplement per week between the months of November and January. Breakages to be paid for.

Changeover Day:
Saturday is changeover day with arrival from 3pm and departure by 10am. Welcome basket supplied.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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