“The property is in a very quiet ...”The property is in a very quiet location and good a relaxing getaway but not as convenient as a base for exploring Devon.
- Off road parking
- Washing machine
High Bickington 2 miles.
A charming holiday lodge within a small modern, well laid out resort within a mature woodland in the beautiful Taw Valley, known as Tarka the Otter country in the heart of Devon.
Surrounded by spectacular countryside, this well-appointed holiday lodge is in an ideal position to enjoy a range of outdoor pursuits, and will particularly appeal to ramblers being close to the Tarka Trail.
The cosy sitting room leads through to the kitchen/diner, making the accommodation a very sociable space to holiday with friends and family whilst also offering plenty of private space, having two en-suite bedrooms, each with access to the balcony overlooking the woods.
Take a morning stroll from the doorstep amongst the majestic mature trees and down to the River Taw.
Alternatively, why not explore some of the interesting local villages with their pretty inns, gift shops and farm food delicacies, or, take a short drive to some spectacular sandy beaches including Westward Ho!, Saunton Sands and Woolacombe?
The winding streets of the fishing port of Appledore are well worth a visit, as is the historic and very picturesque fishing village of Clovelly.
For a spot of shopping there is the nearby Atlantic Village outlet centre, close to The BIG Sheep theme park, so there is something for the whole family in this wonderful area of Devon.
Two bedrooms with access to balcony: 1 x double with en-suite bath, separate shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite bath, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room.
- Calor gas central heating
- Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Off road parking for 1 car
- Private front balcony
- Shared use of grounds
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop 2 miles, pub 1 mile
- Note: The owner has a dog that occasionally stays in the property.
About the location
Umberleigh 5 miles; Chulmleigh 9 miles; Barnstaple 9.5 miles.
The small rural North Devon village of High Bickington is set in the area known as 'Tarka country'. On a ridge above the Taw Valley boasting views towards Exmoor and Dartmoor, the village offers a Post Office, two pubs, a holistic beauty salon and Libbaton golf course. The small village of Umberleigh is only five miles away and has a railway station where trains run on the Tarka Line to Barnstaple or Exeter. Within driving distance is the historic town of Great Torrington, where you will find independent shops and Dartington glassworks where visitors can watch in wonder at the glassblowers, plus on the outskirts of town is Rosemoor, a garden of national importance with forty acres to delight and inspire a wide range of visitors. This area of North Devon has something for everyone including country walks, fishing and golf, as well as good access to a selection of wonderful beaches.
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute