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Stable Cottage

Stable Cottage showing it's garden and the pond
4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
14 reviews
Stable Cottage showing it's garden and the pond
The verandah and BBQ
Stable Cottage parking
Kitchen area
Stable Cottage living room
King sized bedroom
View from the cottage
Easdon Tor from the farm
Enjoying the River Dart
100 acres of bluebells nearby
View of the farm from King Tor
The farm in the snow
King Tor from the farm
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Situated in the ancient Dartmoor settlement of Hookner, Lower Hookner Farm nestles between the heights of King Tor and Easdon Tor in a secluded valley at the end of a quiet lane.

The farm has woodland, fields and streams offering a profusion of wild flowers and wild life, which visitors are welcome to explore. In addition our gates give you direct access to the open moor and the Mariners' way footpath runs through the farm.

We are a working hill farm with moorland rights in an environmentally sensitive area, using traditional methods to manage our herd of suckler cows. We also keep horses, chickens and ducks. We are a dog friendly farm and welcome well behaved, under control dogs.

The nearest village is North Bovey, 2 miles, with a thatched pub beside the tree studdied green. Moretonhampstead and Chagford, each 4 miles, are the n...
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About the owner, Susie B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2012
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL191077 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 14 reviews
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English first
Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

Lovely cosy stone cottage with great walks, great views, and as much peace and quiet as you could ever ask for. The cottage was very well equipped with only food and towels needed to complete your stay, Susie and James were lovely hosts and a delight to talk to. The covered veranda was a great place to sit and read,... more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

If you are looking for a traditional stone cottage in a beautiful setting look no further. We had a wonderful 7 days of walking and peaceful evenings at this wonderful place. No traffic sounds, just the ducks and sheep making themselves heard. Great log burner and all the amenities you require for a country holiday. Your hosts James and Suzie... more

Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

Just got back from a weeks holiday in this lovely cosy cottage with all you could want inside, lovely to sit outside in the pretty garden watching the ducks & chickens, and to wake up looking out the bedroom window on to the pond, Lovely to meet James & Susie the owners,& we were made very welcome on our arrival,... more

  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Stable Cottage consists of a lovely living room with wood buring stove (all logs provided), for cosy evenings by the fire. The country cottage style kitchen area with kitchen table, fitted units and beech worktops is well equipped and has wonderful views across the garden and duck pond. For cooking there is a gas hob, oven and a microwave. A welcome pack of groceries is provided on arrival.

For rainy days there is a selection of books, a TV & DVD player and free wi-fi throughout the cottage.

In the bedroom, there is a king-sized bed, fitted carpets and pretty floral curtains. Adjoining the bedroom is a pretty bathroom with bath and power shower.

Up to 2 Children can be accommodated on Z beds which we can provide.
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Oct 3, 2015 -
Dec 18, 2015
Low season#/@
3 nights
Dec 19, 2015 -
Jan 2, 2016
Christmas/New Year
3 nights
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
The only extra is an electricity £1 coin metre for lighting and water heating. On booking we ask for £50 deposit with the balance due 6 weeks before the start of our holiday. Payment by Paypal, cheque or Bank transfer.
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Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 24.9 mi
Railway: Exeter: 15.5 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 24.9 mi
Exeter Airport 25 miles (40 Km) Bristol Airport 90 miles (145 Km) Avis, Hertz and Europcar all offer car hire from tjhese airports. Airport transfer can be arranged via 305 Cars Moretonhampstead Tel 00441647 440305

Brittany Ferries run a ferry from Roscoff France to Plymouth 25 miles (40 KM)

Clear directions on how to find us will be sent on booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 15.5 mi.
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