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The Old Smithy Devon

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    Lounge with vaulted ceiling
    Landscaped Walled Garden.
    Kitchen Diner
    Master bedroom
    Property description
    Dartmoor National Park
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    The Old Smithy is a detached stone cottage located on the edge of Dartmoor near Oakhampton.
    Formally an Old Forge the cottage has been renovated to a very high standard.
    The fittings are modern and the decor is contemporary whilst retaining many original features such as the large stone fireplace, exposed stone walls and beamed vaulted ceilings.

    The cottage is situated on a quiet lane (The Tarka Trail), and is opposite a farm in a pretty village. It is centrally located between the North and South Devon coasts, with the nearest beaches being Bude and Widemouth Bay just a 45 minute drive away.

    The cottage benefits from having two bathrooms, one en-suite of the master bedroom which has a King size bed. There is a stunning spacious sitting room with a vaulted ceiling and gallery plus a...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The accomodation is arranged as follows over two floors.

    THE ENTRANCE takes you into a secure proch which provides ample storage for Walking / Wellington boots, Wet Suits, Bicycles and Beach accessories.

    KITCHEN DINER
    The Porch leads into the kitchen dinner. This is a well equiped modern kitchen, finished with chunky oak worktops and limestone flooring.

    SITTING ROOM
    This double aspect room is accessed from the kitchen. The grand stone fireplace and dramatic high vaulted ceiling with galleried Mezzanine add drama and character to this spectacular space.
    There is a flat screen TV with family SKY package and DVD player. There are full length windows that open out onto the private walled garden.

    BEDROOM 1 & EN-SUITE
    The master bedroom has a KING SIZE bed and modern en-suite. The Ma...
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    Listing #HL161952 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Aug - Sept 2014 Aug 29, 2014 Sep 25, 2014 3 nights
    $217
    £133
    $217
    £133
    $994
    £610
    Sept - Nov 2014 Sep 26, 2014 Nov 6, 2014 3 nights
    $173
    £106
    $173
    £106
    $821
    £504
    Nov - Dec 2014 Nov 7, 2014 Dec 18, 2014 3 nights
    $173
    £106
    $173
    £106
    $683
    £419
    Christmas / New Y... Dec 19, 2014 Jan 2, 2015 3 nights
    $259
    £159
    $259
    £159
    $1,167
    £716
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Please contact us with your enquiry.

    SHORT BREAKS ARE FOR A MINIMUM OF 3 NIGHTS.
    If you require a more bespoke holiday please enquire with your preferred number of nights stay (3+) and we will send you prices accordingly.

    There is no additional charge for Linen or bathroom towels. PLEASE BRING BEACH TOWELS.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Exeter: 36.0 mi
    Railway: Exeter (Main Line): 28.0 mi
    Ferry: Plymouth: 34.2 mi
    The Pretty Village of Jacobstowe is about 40 minutes from either Exeter Town or Exeter International Airport and is 5 minutes North of Oakhampton.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 26.1 mi.
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Lynnehw70...
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We stayed at the Old Smithy for the first week of August. Booking was easy and straightforward and communication between the owner and ourselves was excellent.

Greeted by the welcoming caretaker we knew we would love our stay. The cottage did not dissapoint. Clean and homely are the first words that spring to mind. Like a home from home.

The cottage is beautifuly furnished and the kitchen fully equipped. The decor is bright and tasteful. The garden tranquil and peacful.

My 4 year old loved everything! There are a selection of dvd's and toys around the cottage and also a sky family package for morning cartoons!

The bedrooms and comfortable amd relaxing. There are blackout blinds upstairs so this ment no bright sunshine woke madam to early.

On our arrival the caretaker had left wine and milk which was much appreciated!

There are some cleaning materials to use also which was great.

The village itself was quiet . The...
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Val201308
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013 for a stay in September 2013

Spacious, modern and very well appointed. Located in a quiet rural village. Hosts were extremely obliging. Provided good local knowledge of tourist attractions and a feel for local culture. more

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