Self Catering in Devon - Bideford

Areas: North Devon, Devon

Bideford Travel and Heritage Information

Cottage: HCCRICK
Weare Giffard

Cottage: HCCRICK, Bideford, Devon
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Pricing From: £340.00 - 912.00


SLEEPS 4 + 1

This beautiful wing to the owners’ house is situated in the heart of an idyllic village overlooking the River Torridge and 500 yards from the traditional village pub serving local ales and food. Opposite the property is the cricket green and a park with a children’s play area.

The area is perfect for walkers with woodland walks and an abundance of wildlife on the doorstep and only a stone's throw from the Tarka Trail, where you can enjoy traffic-free walking and cycling (bike hire available locally).

There is also the opportunity to launch canoes. Westward Ho! with 2 miles of golden sands, is a short drive away. The nearby town of Bideford offers shops, pubs, restaurants and day trips to Lundy Island.

Torrington is 3 miles away and offers shops, golf, indoor swimming pool, The Plough Arts Centre, which houses a cinema and theatre, and Dartington Crystal, where you can watch glass being blown and even have a go yourself.

The accommodation is arranged over three floors and offers THREE bedrooms: 1 spacious double and1 zip-and-link bed made as twin beds, which can be made into a double on request, both situated on the ground floor and 1 further single bedroom, located on the third floor and reached via steep cottage stairs. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC, located on the ground floor.

Lounge/kitchen/diner: located on the first floor, open-plan, spacious room with SkyTV, DVD and French doors leading to a large balcony with seating that overlooks the garden and winding river beyond. Kitchen area, accessed via two steps down from the lounge/diner and equipped with cooker, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, microwave and views of river and playing field. Outside: large, beautifully presented garden with seating and BBQ.

Amenities: off-road parking for 2 cars, opposite the property. Bed linen, towels, electric and central heating included. Regret no smoking in the house.

Regret no pets. Wi-fi available. Location: beach 6 miles, shop 3 miles, pub walking distance.


Sea Views, Internet Access, Pub Within 1 Mile, Fishing Onsite / Nearby, Towels Included, Travel Cot, Highchair, Family Holidays, Freeze Owner Booking

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Rosemoor Garden - 2.9 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Tapeley Park - 4.4 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Atherington, St Mary's Church - 7.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cobbaton Combat Collection - 9 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Braunton, St Brannock's Church - 9.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Chittlehampton, St Hieritha's Church - 10.2 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Swimbridge, St James Church - 10.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Clovelly Court Gardens - 10.4 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Warkleigh, St John the Evangelist Church - 10.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Clovelly, All Saints Church - 10.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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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.

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