Self Catering in Devon - High Bickington
Areas: North Devon, Devon
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £320.00 - 695.00
PEACEFUL LOCATION COUNTRYSIDE WALKS PUBS NEARBY PADDOCK AND STABLES This delightful stone conversion is situated adjacent to the owner's 15th century thatched cottage yet offers visitors privacy to enjoy their stay without intrusion. The cottage interior is surprisingly spacious fully centrally heated and offers character features such as exposed stonework low ceilings and exposed beams. Lots to see and do nearby with many activities within a short drive.
Fishing (Stafford Moor Fishery) horse riding (bridle path leads almost directly from the cottage) or just walk the surrounding land which is a picture of daffodils in the spring. The village of High Bickington is only a 20 minute walk and has 2 pubs a church and a small shop/post office. The regional centre of Barnstaple is a 20 minute drive and offers a large selection of shops bars restaurants and leisure facilities.
also nearby is the town of Great Torrington where you can take a trip to the museum of "1646" step back in time to watch the re-enactment of the Battle of Torrington. Other attractions include RHS Rosemoor Gardens or Dartington Crystal enjoy a spot of lunch or flash the cash in the superb gift shop. If all of this sounds too energetic sit back relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity at the cottage.
Pigpen Cottage enjoys extensive views across surrounding countryside and offers TWO bedrooms: upstairs 1 double with TV Freeview and DVD and 1 twin (2'6" beds). Bathroom: with low ceilings and Velux window bath with shower attachment separate shower WC and washbasin. Lounge: entered with steps down light and airy with exposed stonework a small fireplace with coal effect electric fire TV Freeview DVD and a selection of books.
Dining room: french doors lead out to patio area. Kitchen: galley style with fridge microwave washing machine gas hob and electric oven. Downstairs entrance lobby ideal for walking boots coats.
Outside: sunny patio area with views over the garden which has a small pond (children take care) gas BBQ available. Stabling: paddock with stabling for 2 horses available and a hard-standing for parking a horsebox. These facilities may be hired through direct negotiation with the owners.
Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking in the property.
Pets welcome. Location: pub and village shop 1 mile beach 30 minute drive.
Services / Facilities:
Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Towels included | Travel cot available | Highchair available
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the High Bickington area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Warkleigh, St John the Evangelist Church - 1.8 miles (Historic Church)
Atherington, St Mary's Church - 2.3 miles (Historic Church)
Burrington, Holy Trinity Church - 2.8 miles (Historic Church)
Satterleigh, St Peter's Church - 3 miles (Historic Church)
Chittlehampton, St Hieritha's Church - 3 miles (Historic Church)
Cobbaton Combat Collection - 3.5 miles (Museum)
Castle Hill Gardens - 5.6 miles (Garden)
Swimbridge, St James Church - 5.7 miles (Historic Church)
Chulmleigh, St Mary Magdalene Church - 5.8 miles (Historic Church)
South Molton, St Mary Magdalene Church - 6.5 miles (Historic Church)
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