'Columbia' is a beautiful 5 acre property located in the heart of Exeter. Spacious living areas, traditional country kitchen with AGA cooking and amazing grounds make this home a fantastic stay for families, groups or couples. The home offers a centrally located wood fire plus central heating for the cooler months. Outside, there is a tennis court, BBQ area and fully fenced dam. 'Columbia' is a short stroll to the General Store Café and Exeter train station.
Our home is generous in proportions and well equipped for your Southern Highlands escape. It is a completely private oasis and only a 300 metre walk to the Exeter village. The ground floor features: /The kitchen is well equipped with pots, pans, baking ovens, cooking utensils and serving platters. You are able to cook using the gas operated Aga (recipe books are available to inspire) or use the conventional stove top located in the kitchen island. We also provide a microwave, toaster and kettle. Glasses, cups and mugs are provided for your use as well as plates, bowls and cutlery for 12 people. I have plastic cups and plates for children if required. /The large timber dining table is located off the kitchen and seats 10 people comfortably. More than enough room to add two more chairs if required. The dining room opens out to an undercover balcony. / Our family room is adjacent to the dining room. This area is perfect for a cosy conversation on the lounge or watching a TV or a DVD. / The formal lounge has our open fire (barricade provided so child friendly) with lounge and armchairs to kick back and relax in. There is a stereo in this room so remember to bring your music and USB cable. / The main bedroom is also located on the ground floor. It is very generous in size with lounge, chaise and private balcony. It has a beautiful country inspired ensuite complete with a freestanding black claw foot bath and heated towel rail. / A laundry with washing machine and dryer is there if you require and iron with ironing board. /There is also a powder room and smaller bathroom (shower and toilet) located on the ground floor. First Floor features: /Our first guest room again is generous in size and has a queen size bed. This room is extremely comfortable and captures beautiful northern sun. / Our second guest room has two king single beds with beautiful views over the formal entry garden. / Our third guest room has four single white sleigh beds. A perfect children's room. / The first floor bathroom features a large shower, hob bath and heated towel rail. *We do have central heating throughout the house. The Loft features / The loft is located above the double garage. It is slightly disconnected from the house (only about two steps and completely undercover). It is a gorgeous open plan space with vaulted ceilings and sun streaming. It has a queen size bed, 2 seater lounge, arm chair, coffee table, writing desk and a particularly cute potbelly fire. It also has reverse cycle a/c Outdoor features: / Gas BBQ is plumbed in so you never have to worry about running out of gas. / Our outdoor table seats 10 with other seating options dotted around the garden. / We have a full size tennis court and can provide tennis racquets for you to use. However, if you are a serious tennis player you might like to bring one along. / Swings and trampoline (oversized!!) for the children / 3 acres of gorgeous gardens to stroll around. There is a dam at the far northern boundary. This is fully fenced. / Our 4 Suffolk sheep are located in the southern paddocks. They are very harmless and timid but can be inquisitive at times. We really do love our home and so all I really ask of our guests is to love our home as if it were your own whilst staying. There is definitely no smoking in the house (anywhere outside is fine) and I ask that you leave your shoes in the laundry/room before entering. No food or drinks in carpeted areas.**please contact me to discuss a reduce rate for 4 people or less