High Bickington 2 miles.
Valley View is nestled on the outskirts of the rural village of High Bickington in rural Devon.
This detached dwelling is ideal for a peaceful family holiday or for those ramblers looking to explore the Tarka Trail and the numerous range of outdoor pursuits within the area.
After an adventure-filled day, be welcomed into a brightly decorated open-plan living room, boasting all of necessities for a week-long break with the family.
In here, the designated chef will be delighted with the spacious kitchen area, where they can rustle up an evening treat before sinking into the sofas with the rest of the group to watch a family-favourite DVD.
As the evening draws to a close, head upstairs to retire to one of the two bedrooms, comprising of a king-size double bedroom with an en-suite shower room and a twin bedroom with an en-suite bathroom, each boasting their very own private balcony area, perfect for a morning coffee or catching glimpses of the sunsets in the evening.
Step outside to take a leisurely stroll amongst the forest down to the River Taw, or enjoy your meals on the private patio area during the warmer months.
For local amenities, you will find a pub within a mile of the cottage and a shop within two miles which is ideal for picking up any holiday treats.
If you are visiting with a keen fisher, you can pick whether to spend your day at the wonderful fishing port of Appledore or the fishing village of Clovelly.
Alternatively, spend a summer’s afternoon at one the many sandy beaches on the east coast before tackling one of the watersports on offer.
Valley View promises a wonderful retreat for a family getaway to Devon.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double bedroom with en-suite with walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite with bath hand-held shower, basin and WC with extra single fold up bed. Ground-floor WC with basin. Open-plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.
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.