Self Catering in Devon - Lapford
Sleeps a maximum of: 6
Pricing From: £350.00 - 690.00
This delightful barn conversion nestles in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The cottage is a perfect retreat, where you can truly relax and enjoy the beautiful countryside. Accommodation The cottage was skillfully converted in the winter of 2005 to an extremely high standard.
The charming rooms have lost none of the original character of the property, with interior woodwork, beams and fireplaces restored carefully. Please note the cottage is non-smoking throughout. Master Bedroom (1st Floor) with king size bed Magnificent unspoilt views of the valley and rolling countryside Large well appointed room in keeping with the traditions of the cottage Twin Bedroom (1st Floor) Single beds Double Bedroom (1st Floor) with king size bed Spacious double room with access to french style balcony Family Bathroom (1st Floor) with bath, shower , WC and airing cupboard Farmhouse Kitchen (Ground Floor) Traditional large Farmhouse kitchen Dining area and kitchen with cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer.
A great place to socialise with friends or family Lounge (Ground Floor) Wood burning stove (LPG powered) in oak floored reception room Relax in the comfortable seating areas in front of the TV/DVD or stereo system French doors leading to patio and panoramic views of the wildlife ponds and grazing Formal dining area Cloakroom / Bathroom (Ground Floor) WC and shower In and around Higher Chilverton Farm Jackdaws Cottage is situated at Higher Chilverton in a working 150 acre sheep, cattle and arable farm. Ponds, woodland and stabling are all available on the farm. Explore the beauty of the immediate area either on foot, on bike or perhaps on horseback.
The roads have very little traffic so are safe for walking and exploring the local countryside. Higher Chilverton farm is a haven for wildlife: it is home to buzzards, owls, deer, woodpeckers, wild ducks, foxes, badgers and much more! One of our visitors recently observed over 35 bird species around the farm. Jackdaws Cottage is the ideal base for taking in the local villages, really relaxing and enjoying the rolling hills of Mid Devon.
Activities & Days Out Dartmoor National Park ? The Northern edge of Dartmoor can be reached in less than half an hour and is a vast area for walking and exploring. (Featured in the filming of 'War Horse'.) National Trust - Several delightful sites including Arlington Court, Castle Drogo, Knightshayes, Killerton, Finch's Foundry, Lydford Gorge.
Visit the beautiful RHS gardens of Rosemoor, near Torrington. Explore the simple beauty of Exmoor and Dartmoor either on foot, bike or horseback. The dramatic coasts of North and South Devon are within easy access.
Jackdaws Cottage is ideally situated for all activities. Horse riding, fishing (lake or river) and cycling are all available locally and a children's adventure play area. DOGS - well behaved welcome but this m
Services / Facilities:
Housekeeping & Services
Iron and Ironing Board
Bed Linen Included
Fuel and Power Included
Open Fire/Wood Burner
2 Double Bedrooms
1 Twin Bedroom
Ground Floor Facilities
Ground Floor Toilet
Ground Floor Shower
Terrace / patio
Enclosed garden / play area
Childrens play area
Off road parking
Activities within 20min drive of the property
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Lapford area.
Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Coldridge, St Matthew's Church - 0.3 miles (Historic Church)
Brushford, St Mary's Church - 1.1 miles (Historic Church)
Chulmleigh, St Mary Magdalene Church - 3.9 miles (Historic Church)
Morchard Bishop, st Mary's Church - 4.9 miles (Historic Church)
Sampford Courtenay, St Andrew's Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church)
Burrington, Holy Trinity Church - 6.5 miles (Historic Church)
Witheridge, St John the Baptist Church - 7.9 miles (Historic Church)
Puddington, St Thomas' Church - 8.8 miles (Historic Church)
Sandford, St Swithun's Church - 8.9 miles (Historic Church)
Finch Foundry - 9.2 miles (Historic Building)
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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.