High Bickington 2 miles.
This modern detached holiday lodge is set in a purpose-built resort in over forty acres of woodland, on a hill above the River Taw, in well-known Tarka country in the heart of Devon.
Being midway between the Dartmoor National Park and the long sandy beaches of the North West Devon coastline, this High Bickington holiday cottage is in an ideal position to enjoy a range of outdoor pursuits.
The light and airy sitting room of this High Bickington cottage overlooks the wooded hillside and fields beyond.
With two en-suite bedrooms, each with access to the balcony, there is plenty of privacy for groups and families in this well-appointed High Bickington holiday cottage.
Outside, there are plenty of walks amongst the trees and down to the River Taw.
From this High Bickington holiday lodge, 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 area of Devon.
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.