SymondsDown cottages are situated in six acres of grounds which over looks the beautiful Axe valley and the market town of Axminster. Axminster and the Axe valley is an ideal base for touring East Devon and the neighbouring counties of Dorset and Somerset. The town is promoted as the gateway to the Jurassic coast because of its good transport links either by car or train. Buses provide regular services to local towns and resorts slightly further away. Buses also connect with the trains hourly services from London Waterloo and Plymouth. Discover the charm and beauty of this part of the world. A weekly market and a full range of shops with River Cottage Canteen and Deli make this a good place to try all our locally sourced produce. There are lots to see and do within easy driving distance, from historic House and gardens, wildlife parks, adventure parks, nature reserves. Our nearest beaches are only four miles away at Lyme Regis and Charmouth. River Cottage HQ,is two miles away. Horse riding, sailing, fishing, swimming, tennis and golf are all available locally. There are wonderful country and coastal walks and a host of activities for children. Cycle hire is available from Seaton and Colyton by arrangement. To view prices and availability just click on the link below the cottage description.