|Minimum Stay||2 - 3 nights|
Woodland Cottage is a beautiful and spacious cottage on two floors, set in an exceptionally peaceful and private location along a country lane near the charming market town of South Molton in North Devon. From the generous grounds, take in the wonderful views across the rolling countryside, which offers numerous walks straight from the front door. Enjoy the abundance of wildlife - you may be lucky enough to spot the local red deer, otters and a wide variety of birds. You even get your own private lake with ornamental fish, the perfect spot to take in the scenery and wildlife with a relaxing glass of wine.
This holiday cottage at a glance
Sleeps two guests. Two bedrooms. One bathroom. Outside area with garden furniture for alfresco dining. Lovely grounds to explore including a private lake and stream. WiFi. On-site parking. Sadly, the property is not equipped for children or babies due to steep slopes and the proximity of the lake. Minimum of a two night stay.
Ideal for a Romantic Retreat. Enjoy complete privacy. Just 45 minutes from Ilfracombe and Saunton Sands. Beautifully rural, spacious and tranquil. The stream and lake can be discovered within the grounds, seating provided by the lake. Underfloor heating to ground floor. Oil fired central heating. Electric cooker with five-hob burner, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer.
Attractions and nearby amenities
In the neighbouring village of Kings Nympton, pop into The Grove Inn, just four miles away or a short drive away you will find the town of South Molton with a wealth of shops, eateries and pubs. Within the surrounding area is a large selection of pubs and restaurants including the well known Michelin stared, The Masons Arms, which is only a brief drive from the cottage. The lovely towns of Great Torrington, set on an inland cliff top with steep drops down to the River Torridge below and bustling Barnstaple, are within a 30 minute drive with an abundance of shops and eateries. Visit Exmoor with its spectacular scenery and enjoy peaceful walks over the moors where you may catch sight of the wild Exmoor ponies. A must is also the Tarr Steps or try some of the 51 miles of the Coleridge Way. For the sporting enthusiasts there are ample activities to try such as kayaking, fishing, riding or rock pooling to name but a few. Slightly further afield you can stroll along the beach at Ilfracombe (45 minutes away) or take a coastal cruise from the harbour and look out for seals, porpoises and dolphins. Another recommended beach can be found at Saunton Sands, 45 minutes away.
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