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Dove Lodge

Highampton near Sheepwash, Devon (Ref. 1068231)

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  • Sleeps 2

  • Bedrooms 1

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets Yes

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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor accommodation
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Legge Farm Lodges

Sheepwash 2.7 miles. A pair of detached, holiday lodges on a 28-acre fishing farm near Sheepwash, providing fabulous getaways for keen fishermen or wildlife lovers. These rural retreats back onto a small, friendly caravan site, providing a sociable holiday atmosphere. Both lodges are open plan and have small, private outdoor seating areas as well as the freedom to wander this beautiful site with wildflower meadows, woodland walks and five sizeable fishing lakes, well stocked with Common, Mirror Ghost and Grass Carp, Roach, Rudd, Bream, Tench and Perch. There is also a wildlife lake where visitors can marvel at the colourful dragonflies, interesting birds and ducks. All guests and day visitors to this farm are provided with a warm welcome by the owners and all the animals; there is always help and advice on hand. It is just a short drive into the nearby friendly village of Sheepwash where you can stock up in the shop or meet the locals for a glass of local brew in the quintessential pub. This part of rural Devon is known as Ruby Country and has some spectacular trails for walking or cycling. Further afield, the stunning North Devon coastline is rich in beaches, so guests at these lovely lodges will have a huge choice of surfing, swimming and rock pool beaches to choose from. Whether you decide to stay on site and relax, or if you’d rather venture out and discover the nearby area, you will be sure to enjoy your stay in this wonderful area.

The property

Sheepwash 2.7 miles.

Enjoying a peaceful position on a private fishery, Dove is a charming lodge offering two avid anglers a relaxing getaway to Devon.

Near to the village of Sheepwash, Dove lies in the perfect position for touring the best walking trails Devon has to offer, along with Dartmoor National Park and the North Devon coast.

Take the few steps up onto the decking and step through the front door to find a beautiful open-plan living space; double doors open onto the decked area, flooding the space with natural light where you can unwind on the sofas before the TV, before preparing your evening meal.

Discover a well-equipped kitchen housing all you need to rustle up tasty treats, with a dining table for two to enjoy romantic meals.

Follow the hall down to the bedroom, passing a convenient hidden cupboard for coats and shoes, to find an elegant space to retire to with a king-size bed and sleek, fitted wardrobe storage.

The shower room hosts a corner shower cubicle to freshen up in, along with a heated towel rail to keep you warm.

Spend time out on your own private decking enjoying the sun, while your dog enjoys the enclosed lawned area.

Dove is the perfect choice for a couple's relaxing rural break to Devon.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 918821, together sleeping 6 guests.

Summary

  • All-ground-floor
  • One king-size bedroom
  • Shower room with walk-in corner shower, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off-road parking
  • Decking with outdoor furniture and enclosed lawned area
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Shop 2.6 miles, pub 1.2 miles
  • Note: Although ground floor, there are three steps to the front door
  • Note: Guidebooks and fishing advice available on-site, please contact owner for more information
  • Note: Please bring own fishing equipment
  • Note: Fishing charges will apply and some bait will be for sale, please contact owner for details
  • Note: Dogs must be kept on a lead when on the fishery and due to unfenced lakes

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About the location

SHEEPWASH

Great Torrington 9 miles; Okehampton 12 miles; Bideford 16 miles; Bude 20 miles.

Sheepwash village is set in the peaceful Torridge Valley in Devon. The village offers a shop and a friendly traditional pub set in the village square, serving good food and locally brewed ales. Sheepwash is ideal for walkers and country lovers, being located in the heart of Ruby Trail Country and within easy reach of the Tarka Trail or the coast. Stroll along the River Torridge where you are more than likely to spot an otter family and maybe a Kingfisher or two. There are many places of interest in the surrounding area, including the coastal towns of Bude, Clovelly, Bideford and Westward Ho!, where you will find traditional seaside activities, surfing and the South West coastal footpath. Dartmoor is within 20 minutes’ drive, as is the RHS Rosemoor at Great Torrington and several National Trust properties, and a good variety of visitor attractions, ideal for families or couples, such as the Big Sheep at Bideford, Trethorne Leisure Farm at Launceston, the Miniature Pony Centre at Moretonhampstead, the Eden Project and the Lost Gardens of Heligan are all within reach.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

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