Colcombe Abbey is located just a few minutes walk from the historic town of Colyton, and within a few minutes drive of Lyme Regis, Seaton, Beer, Axmouth and Branscombe and only a 40-60 minute drive from Weymouth. Set in a rural location with magnificient views across the hills and towards the sea. The house has easy access to all amenities, and many excellent restaurants and pubs for eating out.
The house is partly a medieval conversion and retains some of the original features in the dining hall including a glass covered well, huge mullioned window and bread ovens. See our 'history' page for all the details.
The house benefits from its own baronial dining hall seating 14 and retains some of the original medieval features. Doors lead from the living room to the gardens and large paved patio with gas BBQ and furniture for al fresco dining. With two king size master bedrooms (one with small twin bedded room off), another with a double bed and bunk beds, a further bunk bedded room and a further double bedded room, the house is ideal for families, with plenty in the surrounding area to see and do during your stay. The house benefits from underfloor heating throughout and full SKY Sports and Movies.
The site is in a secluded valley, within walking distance of the historical town of Colyton, and has magnificent views across the town and hills towards the sea. Over the walled garden is the original farm, still in operation.
The house is in a secluded valley with a working farm over the walled gardens and 2 neighbours on the other side. Also the house is furnished to a very high standard. Therefore, this property is not suitable for those guests wanting to have wild parties.
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