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Bideford Travel and Heritage Information

Cottage: HCINFCB
Instow (3mls SE)

Cottage: HCINFCB, Bideford, Devon
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Sleeps a maximum of: 4

Pricing From: £390.00 - 859.00


These comfortable cottages are converted from former barns and have exposed beams and stonework which adds to their character. Situated on the owners' farm adjacent to the farmhouse, but where privacy is assured. Guests can enjoy the countryside views from the land and benefit from being a 5 minute drive from the sandy beach at Instow.

Lots to see and do nearby with Tapeley House and Gardens being a 5 minute drive away. Other attractions include The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, both offer indoor and outdoor activities and events for all the family. The golden sands at Westward Ho! are popular with beach lovers and offer excellent opportunities for surfing and body boarding.

Instow itself has a selection of small shops, an excellent mini-supermarket, superb riverfront hotel and a selection of restaurants and pubs all of which offer food. Wander along the promenade and enjoy a locally made Hockings ice cream, sit amongst the sand dunes and watch the sailing boats bobbing up and down, or have a go at a variety of water sports which can be organised on the beach. Across the estuary is the small fishing village of Appledore, which has a history of seafarers and ship building and is worth a trip across the water.

Farm activities: guests are welcome to feed the chickens. Outside: shared use of extensive lawns with garden furniture and BBQ. Amenities: ample off-road parking.

Bed linen and central heating included. Electric by meter. Regret no smoking.

1 small/medium dog by arrangement in each cottage, please note that dogs must be kept on leads at all times due to the animals on site. Shared laundry room with washing machine and tumble drier. Additional info: wi-fi hotspot in the farmhouse by arrangement.

Location: beach, shops, pubs, restaurants 1.5 miles.

The accommodation is ideal for couples or small families and offers TWO bedrooms: on ground floor 1 double with additional single and on first floor 1 double four poster.

Shower room: with large shower cubicle and WC. Separate WC on the ground floor. Lounge: spacious with exposed beams, woodburner effect electric fire and TV/DVD.

Kitchen/diner: electric oven and hob, fridge with freezer section and microwave.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly


Downstairs Bedroom, Complex, Open Fire / Wood Burner, Internet Access, Working Farm, Beach Within 5 Miles, Fishing Onsite / Nearby, Travel Cot, Highchair, Family Holidays

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Nearest Attractions

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

Tapeley Park - 1.6 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Braunton, St Brannock's Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Marwood, St Michael's Church - 5.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Marwood Hill - 5.9 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Atherington, St Mary's Church - 6.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Rosemoor Garden - 6.7 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Cobbaton Combat Collection - 7 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Swimbridge, St James Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Chittlehampton, St Hieritha's Church - 8.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Warkleigh, St John the Evangelist Church - 9.4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

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