Dating back to 1860 this pretty stone built, semi-detached, cottage is set in an elevated position, at the edge of the beautiful village of Axmouth in East Devon. The cottage is comprehensively equipped to provide very comfortable accommodation for four adults and two c …see more
Situated in an elevated position overlooking the valley and surrounded by farmland, Bittadon Cottage is to be found in the pretty hamlet of Bittadon, just eight miles from the beach at Woolacombe.
It is a modernised 19th Century semi-detached stone property approached u …see more
A listed, thatched, cob cottage, the site of which dates back to the early 17th century and which was once the gate house to the historic Cockington Estate. The Estate is featured on the Agatha Christie Literary Trail as the celebrated crime writer regularly visited in …see more
Sat above the beautiful beach of South Sands, we are pleased to offer this double fronted period property that offers extensive coastal, rural and sea views. Facing south west the property has views over the estuary entrance towards Prawle Point.
Beaches are a plenty wi …see more
In association with Trinity House, Rural Retreats is pleased to present Ariel at Nash Point Lighthouse.
Ariel (with accommodation for 5 guests) is one of two holiday cottages available at the lighthouse which is located on the Glamorgan Heritage Coast. There are wonderf …see more
The Coach House is a spectacularly converted detached barn standing in just under half an acre of lawned garden, an ideal location for a family holiday. It is set apart from a stunning range of barns comprising the former model farm of Week. Week lies amidst glorious co …see more
The Old Rectory in Norfolk is a luxury self catering holiday home which stands in its own parkland next to the church surrounded by open countryside, a mile from North Tuddenham. The original rectory dated from the 16th century and the poet William Cowper stayed here wh …see more
The Gatehouse at Upton Cressett is one of the most romantic and historically significant gatehouses in the country, often compared to the Tower at Sissinghurst Castle in Kent. It has won the Best Hidden Gem award at the 2011 Hudson's Heritage Awards and was recently vot …see more
Turnpike Cottage is a recently refurbished Grade II listed, three bedroom property set in the Devon countryside yet only ½ a mile walking distance from the sea. The cottage is in a fantastic location between the lovely South Hams village of Stokenham and the coastal vi …see more
In association with Trinity House, Rural Retreats is pleased to present Landward Cottage at Start Point Lighthouse.
Landward (with accommodation for five guests) is one of two holiday cottages available at the lighthouse and is a detached property set back into the clif …see more
The secluded grounds of the family owned Grade 1 listed Blencowe Hall estate contain these three Grade 2 listed cottages which have been sensitively renovated to a high standard.
Close at hand is the Aira Force National Trust waterfall offering a great combination of a …see more
Long Meadow Barn is a charming, spacious detached converted barn set in the rural village of Down St. Mary. It is the ideal safe rural retreat set within its own garden and yet within easy access of Crediton or Exeter. The surrounding countryside is ideal for walking, c …see more
Downsteps is a charming and lovingly restored 200 year old beachside fisherman's cottage nestling in a secluded cove in Torcross on the South Devon coast between Dartmouth and Salcombe.
It has spectacular sea views over Start Bay and steps leading from the garden direct …see more
Hamilton House is situated in the heart of this coastal village and within approximately half a mile's level walk to the wide pebble beach and sea. The house is situated in a private no through road at the end of which starts the level footpath that leads to the beach a …see more
Jenny's Croft is a 4 Star Gold Award winning restoration of a Grade II listed traditional barn located in the quiet hamlet of Glassonby in the middle of the Eden Valley. Views over the rolling hills of the Valley are the main feature of Jenny's Croft and its private ent …see more
Elk Cottage is a 4 Star Gold Award winning restoration of a Grade II listed traditional sandstone barn located in the quiet hamlet of Glassonby in the middle of the Eden Vally. Access to the rolling hills of the Eden Valley and its numerous nearby walks is one of the be …see more
In association with Trinity House, Rural Retreats is pleased to present Sherrin at Bull Point Lighthouse.
Sherrin (with accommodation for five guests) is one of four refurbished former lighthouse keepers' cottages at the lighthouse which lies is just outside of Mortehoe …see more
Middle Hollacombe Farmhouse, a detached property that has been created from the ruins of an ancient Devon Longhouse. It combines a welcoming feeling of tradition with clean, stylish, eco-friendly living. The spacious ground floor features two original medieval fireplace …see more
In association with Trinity House, Rural Retreats is pleased to present Vernoica Cottage at Anvil Point Lighthouse.
Veronica (with accommodation for six guests) is one of two holiday cottages at the lighthouse, which is situated within the grounds of Durleston Country P …see more
A completely self-contained first floor apartment in a separate wing of a beautiful Grade 2* listed Georgian country house, set in stunning rural surroundings, perched above the River Swale in glorious Herriot country and surrounded by wonderful old parkland.
Patience P …see more
Pamos Farm Cottage is a semi-detached cob and thatched holiday property on a delightful traditional farm in the rural setting of the Blackdown Hills surrounded by woodlands and fields.
Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the small rural farm is located at …see more
Surrounded by open countryside, on the edge of the picturesque Norfolk Broads, Thatch Barn is ideally and centrally placed for exploring the unique broads and rivers, the North Norfolk coast and the ancient cathedral city of Norwich. This linked barn is approached by a …see more
Farrs Coach House is a beautifully appointed and lit, contemporary converted loft, situated in the curtilage of an historic house. There are far reaching views to the hills around the very pretty town of Beaminster. A three minute walk will take you to the market square …see more
Quicks Cottage is a Grade II listed thatched cottage in a quiet lane close to the church and village stores and pub.
The property has an attractive garden to the side and rear with views across the River Dart from the garden. Minutes away is the pretty quayside where bo …see more
This beautifully converted detached coach house is situated on the edge of the pretty village of Banningham, perfectly located equidistant from the cathedral city of Norwich and the spectacular North Norfolk coast. Adjacent to the pretty village church, which dates from …see more
Thatched and built of stone, Coombe Cottage is a stylishly refurbished small Grade II listed cottage built in Tudor Times and retaining an inglenook fireplace and beams. It faces onto the village green with views of the hills and has a large attractive rear garden with …see more
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In the heart of tranquil North Norfolk, surrounded by unrivalled views of open countryside, Pear Tree Cottage, situated within a conservation area, offers the perfect rural escape. F …see more
Just a 10-minute walk to the beach and shops and 20-minute walk to the town centre, make these holiday properties an ideal location for families, cyclists and walkers. Drinkstone Lodge (ref 27162) is a modern detached property in the grounds of the owner's home, with... …see more
This semi-detached holiday property, located in the peaceful countryside, overlooks the gardens of the owner's house. Visit Tarr Steps, Dunkery Beacon, the highest point on Exmoor or Wimbleball Lake, where visitors can enjoy sailing, canoeing or angling. Other local ... …see more
Fairview Farm sits just a few miles back from the dramatic North Devon coastline. Situated just outside the pretty village of West Down, this small complex of converted barns is ideal for young families, couples or small groups. Refs 26872, 26873, 26874, 26875, 26876... …see more
Situated on the edge of Exmoor, Bramble (ref 27386) and Hawthorn (ref 27385) are two delightful, well-appointed barn conversions offering comfortable holiday accommodation for those visiting this stunning and varied part of North Devon. Adjacent to the owner's home, ... …see more
Enjoying magnificent sea views from the front terrace, Puzzle Tree is a wonderful Regency terraced house. Decorated and furnished to a very good standard, it has many original features including ornate fireplaces and Bakelite door handles. It is conveniently located ... …see more
Located on an unspoilt stretch of coastline in a small hamlet between the quaint coastal villages of Lee and Mortehoe, these cottages are set in an area with several landscape designations including an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a Coastal Preservation Area a... …see more
Located in a tranquil, rural setting on the beautiful Bere Peninsula, the tiny hamlet of Hewton nestles within a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the rolling fields that run down to the Tamar Estuary, which forms the Devon/Cornwall border. The properties are superbly ap... …see more
Occupying a rural location within the boundary of Dartmoor National Park, this Grade II listed, thatched cottage has its own large enclosed garden with furnished patio area and summerhouse. With an abundance of beams, it stands detached on a country road within easy ... …see more
This wing of a charming Georgian manor lies just outside the town of Barnstaple. With large windows, typical of its age, the holiday cottage has lovely features such as a wood-panelled living room and original staircase. Within walking distance is a popular route to ... …see more