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Cecily Cottage

Westward Ho!, Devon (Ref. 993337)



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  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Cot available
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi

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20 Customer Review(s)

  • “Lovely clean and comfortable cottage in great position for Westward Ho!”

    and North Devon coast. Amazing views from bedrooms. Hillside location could be difficult for some but kept us fit!

    and North Devon coast. Amazing views from bedrooms. Hillside location could be difficult for some but kept us fit!

    - Mrs Thomas, July 2021

The property

Set on a quiet, private road, with an elevated position and enviable views over Westward Ho! Beach, is this Victorian terrace.

Cecily Cottage is just a short stroll from this seaside village, with spacious and welcoming rooms, followed by a lovely enclosed garden at the rear.

The cosy lounge invites you into a calming sense of luxury, with bold décor uplifting your mood.

Put the kettle on and make yourselves at home from the moment you arrive!

The kitchen offers an elegant setup with modern fittings and a lovely breakfast area.

There is also a formal dining room, with a woodburner sitting proudly within the inglenook.

Get together for a family dinner after an afternoon exploring the attractions of Devon!

Climb the stairs to a split landing and three comfortable bedrooms; two doubles with superb sea views, followed by a single room.

The glamorous bathroom plays host to a beautiful, free standing slipper bath and a separate shower cubicle.

Luxuriate in a hot soak after countryside walking, or wake up to a rejuvenating shower each morning.

Gather with friends and family out in the enclosed garden, perfectly secure for your dog and children to play on the lawn, as you enjoy a balmy afternoon on the patio!

This cottage is ideally situated for exploring the north of Devon, with walking, surfing and family attractions aplenty!

There are also many sandy beaches in the area including Bideford Bay and Saunton Sands.

Golfers have the Royal North Devon Golf Club, as well as Northam Burrows Country Park whilst surfing enthusiasts can enjoy the North Devon Surf School.

The fishing village of Appledore is nearby with its quay and maze of narrow streets and Bideford offers a vibrant shopping area!

Enjoy a day trip to Barnstabple, which lies at the end of the Tarka line railway and is just a short distance away from Exmoor National Park.

A fabulous base to choose for your next family holiday!


  • Three bedrooms: 2 x double, 1 x single
  • Bathroom with free standing bath, separate shower, basin and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Dining room with woodburning stove
  • Sitting room
  • Gas central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher
  • 2 x TV's, DVD player, WiFi (Fibre Optic), selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available
  • Allocated parking for 1 car, with plenty of roadside parking nearby
  • Patio with seating, steps up to lawned area
  • One well-behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Shop and pub 10 mins walk
  • Note: Logs for the wood burner won't be provided during the summer period (April - September)
  • Note: the property is up hill from the beach

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About the location


Bideford 3 miles.

Dominated by 2 miles of spectacular coastline, Westward Ho!, made famous in Charles Kingsley's novel of the same name, proudly retains the prestigious Blue Flag award year upon year. Its golden sandy beach, backed by a unique pebble ridge, attracts visitors from all over the country and offers fantastic bathing and watersports activities. Just beyond the pebble ridge lies Northam Burrows Country Park, home to England's oldest golf course. The South West Coastal path and Tarka Trails pass closely by providing magnificent walks, whilst the Big Sheep Adventure Park and bustling market town of Bideford, with its renowned Atlantic Shopping Centre, lovely quayside and medieval bridge is within 3 miles. The secluded fishing village of Clovelly is just 8 miles away and boasts quaint cobbled streets, littered with many art shops, tea rooms and craft centres. The North Devon coast boasts numerous beautiful beaches, many within easy reach, including those found at Instow, Saunton Sands, Croyde, Woolacombe and Bude. An area of breathtaking beauty, with plenty to see and do for all the family.

Region Information

This property offers the following short breaks:

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  • Off-season
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