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The Cottage Bideford

The Cottage-East Ground Floor Wing
1 of 13The Cottage-East Ground Floor Wing
Farmhouse -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Bideford, Torridge, Devon, England
Historic farmhouse with ground floor wing. 100 acres farmland with sheep and three fishing lakes suitable for family fishing with carp, tench, roach and rudd etc. Coast three miles, surfing, swimming and sun. Delightful southerly views of fishing lakes and fields to Dartmoor on the distant horizon. Peacefully secluded, a haven of wildlife, badger setts, kingfishers, owls etc. Large play area with swings, slide and roundabout or ball games. Clay pigeon shooting, weather permitting - by arrangement. Cot, highchair and fireguard available. (2 other units on same site).

This property-Ground floor east wing-offers 2 bedrooms including 1 double room, 1 family room with double and 2 singles and sleeps up to 4 adults and 2 children. Sitting room with woodburner, 2 sofas and LED TV and DVD player. Well equipped kitchen/diner with microwave, dis...
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Listing #HL335485
About the Owner
Robert L
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2013
Interaction with guests
We try to spend time with guests, to answer questions on farming, fishing and the area etc.
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Reviewed August 12, 2017


Reviewed June 16, 2017

Thanks Rob and Ellen for looking after us on our family holiday. We enjoyed the farm and being entertained by you, the kids loved fishing and shooting. We cam e away with some wonderful memories. Cheers, Jon and Gem

Thank sherxman
Management response:Responded June 27, 2017

Thank you for your review and we are so pleased you all enjoyed your stay and took memories back with you. It was a pleasure having you stay.

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Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous time with Robert and Ellen on their farm. We watched lambs being born, and our 10 year old daughter took great delight in being able to feed them. She also learnt to fish in the lake which is brilliant and very...More

Thank BernadetteSe
Management response:Responded April 26, 2017

Many thanks for that review. We do try to spend some time with guests who want to be involved in either the farming world or advice regarding the fishing which is ideal for families. I am pleased you all enjoyed your stay and would love...More

  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Playground
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Crib
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
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  • Electricity by meter: $0 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The Cottage has central heating and a woodburner. Logs can be supplied at cost. Electricity by one pound coin meter. Linen is included, please bring your own towels. Towels provided for overseas guests.
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About the neighborhood
Three miles from sandy beach of Westward Ho! Approx half hour drive from Bude.

Royal North Devon Golf Club at Westward Ho! approx 4 miles. England's oldest links golf course.

How to get there
Car essential. Nearest airport is Exeter airport and is approx 60 miles. Nearest channel port is Plymouth and is approx 60 miles.

Town of Bideford is approx 3 miles. Milky Way approx 5 miles and Big Sheep approx 2 miles. Tarka Trail cycle trail at Bideford where bikes may be hired approx 4 miles. Swimming pool at Northam approx 4 miles.

Further details
Atlantic Village shopping outlet approx 2 miles including supermarket, cash machines.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 40.4 mi
Railway: Barnstaple: 9.3 mi
Ferry: Plymouth: 49.7 mi
2 miles south of North Devon Link Road. Directions will be given when booking has been confirmed.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 3.1 mi.
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