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Exe Valley Farmhouse

Bampton, Devon, Devon (Ref. 1069868)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Icon/Feature/Hot Tub Hot tub
  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

About the property

Tucked away on the grounds of the owner's home in the quaint village of Bampton, a stone's throw from the picturesque landscape of Exmoor National Park, rests this remarkable holiday home, Exe Valley Farmhouse.

Offering a traditional and welcoming setting, Exe Valley Farmhouse is perfect for both family and friends alike looking to explore the peaceful surroundings of this Devonshire beauty spot.

You'll be delighted by the charming whitewashed and wooden cladded exterior of this lovely dwelling, giving a real country farmhouse feel, inviting you to step over the threshold and into the open-plan living space, beautifully-appointed with a neutral décor, complimented by traditional wooden features.

The sociable spaces boasts a snug corner sofa, inviting you to put your feet up after a day full of adventure, alongside a marvellous fitted kitchen, fully-equipped with all of the modern amenities necessary to prepare a heart-warming meal to enjoy gathered around the dining table with your loved ones.

Continuing through the property, enter into a second seating area, decorated with exposed wooden beams and an eye-catching inglenook fireplace, housing a warming woodburning stove, where you can snuggle up in the cooler evenings to enjoy a movie night.

Stepping outside, end each day in style with a luxurious seat amongst the bubbles of the hot tub, soaking in the scenic views over the rolling countryside, or escape the excitement and enjoy an hour of peace and quiet as you delve into a captivating book in the charming snug.

As the day draws to a close, head upstairs where you'll find three bedrooms, a super-king-size, benefiting from it's own en-suite bathroom, and two double rooms, traditionally decorated with character features and serviced by the neighbouring family bathroom.

Take a break from doing the cooking and head into the heart of Bampton, where you'll be spoilt for choice with eateries to suit all tastes, including the award-winning traditional English country inn, The Swan, serving hearty meals prepared with seasonal and regional ingredients in a charming and rustic setting.

Head off on foot to explore your scenic surroundings, where you'll find a host of walking and cycling trails on your doorstep, with the picturesque open moorland of Exmoor National Park within easy reach, one of the smallest and prettiest national parks in Britain, decorated with ancient wooded valleys, magical waterfalls, dramatic coastline and home to the still waters of Wimbleball Lake, where thrill seekers can learn to kayak or paddleboard.

Head further afield and visit the coastal village of Minehead, just across the border in Somerset, to spend a fun-filled day at the beach where you can enjoy an invigorating dip in the scenic waters of Blue Anchor Bay, or if you'd prefer to stay on land, there are an exciting selection of National Trust property's worth visiting, including the gothic Victorian mansion house of Knightshayes Court.

Whether you're planning a day at the beach, or a exploring the rugged landscape of Exmoor, choose Exe Valley Farmhouse as a base that you'll be delighted to return to.

Summary

  • Three bedrooms: 1 x super-king-size with en-suite bathroom with bath, basin and WC
  • 2 x doubles
  • Bathroom with bath, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • 2 x Snugs
  • Study
  • Piano room
  • Electric central heating
  • Gas oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking
  • Garden with lawn, patio, hot tub, furniture, barbecue and fire pit
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 1 mile, pub 0.2 miles

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location

BAMPTON, DEVON

Dulverton 6 miles; Tiverton 7.5 miles.

Bampton is a wonderfully peaceful Devon village situated in a wooded valley on the banks of the River Batherm, a tributary of the River Exe, close to the Exmoor National Park. Bampton offers lovely Georgian cottages and houses, a good range of shops and is famous for its floral displays, pony fair and folk festival. The towns of Dulverton and Tiverton are close by and offer plenty of amenities, plus there are many country pursuits on offer in this rural area, including fishing on the two reservoirs at Wimbleball and Clatworthy, Exmoor safaris through dramatic windswept moors, walking the Exe Valley Way, horseriding across the moor and cycling along the Lowman Way. Further afield is the beautiful North Devon coastline with stunning walks, small coves, sandy beaches and views across to Wales. Bampton provides an ideal base for exploring North Devon and the Exmoor National Park.

Region Information

Note; There is a Good Housekeeping Bond of £250 for this property

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas