Self Catering in Devon - Clovelly
Areas: North Devon, Devon
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £340.00 - 880.00
COUNTRYSIDE LOCATION WITH RIVER FISHING AND LAKE ON SITE This delightful property which is approached by external steps or on the level to the back door has been refurbished to a high standard. Situated in a beautiful part of North Devon approximately two miles from the village of Woolsery which has a pub post office shop and fish and chip shop. The cottage is adjoining the owner's farmhouse (where a warm welcome awaits but privacy is assured) and opposite a working dairy farm and enjoys a good sized enclosed private garden with decked area and access to fields that run down to the riverbank and lake.
Ideal for summer picnics or for those just wanting to relax and watch the varied wildlife with deer kingfishers otters badgers and foxes often being spotted. Children are welcome to collect the eggs from the free range hens (eggs for sale) and feed the animals by prior arrangement. Use of giant outdoor chess set and gym equipment (air conditioned).
The property is only a short drive from the beautiful Devon and Cornwall coastline with its spectacular towering cliffs rocky shorelines and long stretches of sandy beaches. The area provides wonderful walking opportunities with the coastal footpath and the famous Tarka Trail which gives you many miles of safe track for both walking and cycling. Hartland Quay and the picturesque village of Clovelly with its steep cobbled street are also within easy reach.
Away from the coast there are lots to see and do with many attractions including RHS Rosemoor Gardens Tapeley Park Gardens and the wide open spaces of Exmoor and Dartmoor with their breathtaking scenery. For the children The Milky Way and The Big Sheep are only a short drive. The accommodation which has some steps and gentle sloping floors in places offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double with flatscreen TV large en-suite shower room and WC and 1 twin (with zip-and-link which can be made as a double on request).
Bathroom: off the kitchen is the family bathroom with shower over bath WC and washer/dryer in separate cupboard accessed via a couple of steps. Lounge: cosy lounge with flatscreen TV DVD Freeview iPod docking station and woodburner (first basket of logs included) making this an ideal cottage for a cosy getaway in the cooler months. Selection of DVDs and board games available.
Kitchen: leading off the dining room and up a couple of steps with electric oven and hob microwave dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Outside: enclosed garden with decked area garden furniture and BBQ which enjoys the sun during the afternoon and evening. Amenities: ample off-road parking.
Bed linen towels electric calor gas central heating and wi-fi included. Fishing on site please bring your own rods. 2 dog welcome.
Regret no smoking in the property. Other facilities offered by advance arrangement: Babysitting. Home produced meats and local produce.
On-line grocery deliveries accepted (Tesco and Sainsbury). Location: Shops and pub 2 miles beach 5 miles..
Services / Facilities:
Downstairs bedroom | Downstairs bathroom | Enclosed garden / patio | Open fire / woodburner | Internet access | Games / Play facilities | Beach within easy reach | Fishing onsite / nearby | Towels included | Travel cot available | Highchair available
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Clovelly area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Clovelly, All Saints Church - 4.6 miles (Historic Church)
Clovelly Court Gardens - 4.6 miles (Garden)
Kilkhampton, St James Church - 6.4 miles (Historic Church)
Docton Mill Gardens - 6.6 miles (Garden)
Hartland Abbey - 7 miles (Historic House)
Hartland, St Nectan's Church - 7.2 miles (Historic Church)
Spekes Mill Mouth Waterfall - 7.4 miles (Countryside)
Morwenstow, St John's Church - 7.7 miles (Historic Church)
Morwenstow, St John's Holy Well - 7.8 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Poughill, St Olaf's Church - 9.2 miles (Historic Church)
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