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Stagsholt Lodge

Washfield near Tiverton, Devon (Ref. 18132)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Ground floor bedroom Ground floor bedroom
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Games room Games Room

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16 Customer Review(s)

  • “Lovely little cottage in the middle of nowhere.”

    Very quiet and peaceful. Lovely host, were greeted with milk, wine and fresh eggs. It is a working farm with livestock, but was not as noisy as expected. Ideal break!!

    Very quiet and peaceful. Lovely host, were greeted with milk, wine and fresh eggs. It is a working farm with livestock, but was not as noisy as expected. Ideal break!!

    - Chris, September 2021

The property

Washfield 1.2 miles.

This cosy cottage annexe is attached to the owners' house, situated adjacent to a working livestock farm, in the rural tranquillity of the Exe Valley, close to the village of Washfield, to the north of Tiverton in Devon.

Reached along a series of narrow winding lanes, but easily accessible to a host of countryside highlights, this delightful cottage provides a peaceful stay for two.

With all accommodation on the ground floor, this lovely cottage offers an open plan living area, which includes a well-equipped kitchen with dining area and a cosy sitting area.

There's also a double bedroom and a shower room.

Outside is a lawned garden with patio at the front, from where you can watch a bit of farm life, whilst taking in the fresh air and listening to the birds.

From this charming cottage, a lovely cross-country footpath takes you to the pub at Stoodleigh, plus there are a number of other woodland walks close by.

Other activities include salmon fishing in the River Exe, when in season, and horse riding on Exmoor, which is only a 20 minute drive from this pleasant cottage.

With plenty of National Trust properties in the area, some fabulous villages and farm shops, this attractive cottage provides you with a real taste of rural Devon.


  • All ground floor
  • One double bedroom
  • Shower room with shower, basin and WC
  • Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Oil central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, 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
  • Front lawned garden with patio overlooking farm
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shops 4 miles, pub 1 mile
  • Note: This property is on a working livestock farm.

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About the location


Tiverton 4 miles.

Situated in the beautiful wooded Exe Valley to the north of Tiverton, the small rural village of Washfield provides a quiet retreat for the discerning holidaymaker. There are plenty of footpaths, fly fishing in the glorious clear waters of the River Exe and natural wildlife in the area, plus there are several National Trust stately homes and gardens within easy reach, including Knightshayes Court, a striking gothic mansion with extensive grounds. Tiverton, a large town just four miles away offers some interesting places in amongst the hustle and bustle of everyday life, including Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life, which is one of the largest social history museums in the south west. Washfield is located only 10 miles from the rolling wild green hills of Exmoor, where you will find stags, streams and breathtaking scenery, along with the town of Dulverton and Dunster village. This is a perfect base for touring rural inland Devon, often missed by tourists heading for the coast.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas