Set in the beautiful rural mid-Devon it is a cob thatched cottage dating back to the 17th Century. Whether you are looking for a relaxing rural break or a stop-off on the way to more distant parts of the South West Fernside is ideal. br / br / br / br / Ian and Linda the proprietors of Fernside Cottage Bed & Breakfast are dedicated to your comfort and will do their best to ensure you have a pleasurable stay. br / br / br / br / Fernside is located on the edge of the hamlet of Templeton Bridge just 14 miles from junction 27 of the M5. There is good access to both North and South Devon. br / br / br / br / Two miles from Fernside along attractive country roads is the North Devon link road leading to the north coast with spectacular sandy beaches perfect for bathing and surfing. 19 miles to the south is the Cathedral city of Exeter with its international airport. Exmoor and Dartmoor National parks are roughly equidistant from Fernside with beautiful scenery and many opportunities for walking riding and fishing. br / br / br / br / The guest rooms are spacious comfortably furnished to a high quality and benefit from roomy en-suite bathrooms. They have 32 flat screen TVs hospitality trays toiletries bathrobes and hair dryer. The rooms take their names from Devon north coast seaside towns.