Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
1 OF 6 COTTAGES ON 200 ACRE ORGANIC BEEF AND SHEEP FARM, GIANT SANDPIT, HEATED SWIMMING POOL, RIVER FISHING, CLASSIC MOTORBIKES, RIVERSIDE WALKS, RIVERSIDE HIDE, WILDLIFE WEBCAM SYSTEM AND GAMES ROOM
John and Alison Werren welcome guests to these luxury barn conversions full of rustic charm in a beautiful river valley setting. The spacious and well-equipped accommodation offers a relaxing atmosphere with plenty of country walks beside the river and through the fields. There is also alot of wildlife to see including kingfishers, sandmartins, buzzards and herons, maybe an otter or skylark. You can also watch the wildlife on and around the river from the large hide overlooking the River Ottery on the Devon and Cornwall boundary. There are webcams set up to capture the wildlife around the farm which can be viewed on the TV in your cottage, you may be lucky enough to watch swallows eggs hatching in the nest or bats leaving an old barn. A wonderful centre for visiting Cornwall and Devon. Many all year round attractions are within easy travelling distance, including The Eden Project (purchase discounted fast track tickets available from farmhouse), Plymouth Aquarium, Morwellham Quay, and King Arthur's Castle at Tintagel.
Leisure facilities: visitors can try their hand at clay pigeon shooting or fishing (both fly and coarse) on the beautiful River Ottery, or on the smaller Boles Bridge stream, which meander though the farm. Close at hand is the safely enclosed heated outdoor swimming pool (May - September). Visitors can experience Classic British Motorcycles when guided by John through the delightful North Cornwall scenery. Bikes include BSA, Norton, Triumph, Panther and Ariel (bring own insurance, licence and protective clothing please). Farm activities: meet the farm animals on this organic farm. Play facilities: giant sandpit, games room (with pool tables, football table and books and games), and orchard playing field. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, electric and central heating included. Internet access available. Towels for hire. Cot and highchair available on request. Regret no smoking. Location: beach 12 miles, supermarket 4 miles and pub 3 miles.
The property is semi-detached with slate and original wooden floors, open beams and offers TWO bedrooms: 1 king-size four-poster bedroom, 1 with bunks and a single bed. This room has a bird nesting box in the wall with glass panel. Bathroom: with shower over bath and WC. Lounge/kitchen/diner: large and very comfortable open-plan living area with handy porch, pastoral views, flatscreen TV with Freeview and DVD. Kitchen area comprises a gas cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge and freezer. Outside: patio door leading to play area and pool and upstairs opens out onto a quiet shared courtyard across which is the laundry. Amenities: fitted stairgates. 1 pet by arrangement in off-peak season.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Private outdoor pool (heated), Internet access|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (heated)|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (heated)|
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Towels for hire
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Fishing Onsite / Nearby
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