About Us

Bob and Kate

We are Bob and Kate, we moved to Millbrook in March 2005 from North Somerset. We live and work at Millbrook and see it through the seasons. Kate's' favourite time of year is late April when spring is sprung and when everyday the plants look different. Bobs' favourite time of year is winter - with the crisp frosts and the colour's of the willows.

We exchanged and completed on Rose Cottage in October 2011 and spent the winter painting, sanding, wall papering and buying ready to open Rose in March 2012. Rose Cottage is now welcoming guests for romantic breaks all year around.

Meet our Team

Louise is our housekeeper at Rose Cottage, Kelvin is our Groundskeeper at Millbrook and Rose Cottage and Jess is our Head Housekeeper down at Millbrook. We have an gardner called Jenny who helps us to plant up areas and make them look stunning! In our office and at the other end of the phone we also have Linda, Collette and Lisa working in the Office.

Rose Cottage is open 365 days a year and apart from Christmas and New Year change overs are fixed to a Monday and Friday (as this is the days that Jemma works). We specialise in romantic breaks, honeymoons and anniversaries for couples of all ages!

Our other properties

Millbrook Cottages just outside High Bickington, our home. A 32 acre estate with 4 five star gold holiday cottages a Luxury Devon Cottages.

Little Owl, a fantastic holiday cottage for 2 with a hot tub on the edge of Exmoor next to The Masons Arms - North Devon Pub of the year and has a Mitchelin Star! (it also takes one well behaved doggy!) It also has a private hot tub.

Millbrook has been a massive learning curve for us and is very special to us, our families and friends. You might meet one of Bobs Children Oli, Tom, Abi,Charlotte; Kate and Bob's daughter Iszi and son Louie; Or our very very good friends Suezy and JJ Kowalski, or Kate's brother Alan.

Kate, Bob and Iszi

Taken February 2013 - Bob, Kate and Iszi (5 days old)
(In February 2013 Isabella (Iszi) was born at Milbrook 2/2/13)





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