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Higher Orchard. Idyllic, South Hams country cottage close to beaches – Home 256929 Cottage

  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Higher Orchard. Idyllic, South Hams country cottage close to beaches – Home 256929

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  • Cottage
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 4 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Cottage / 2 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from manager

Description

Couples - Honeymoon, special celebration, romantic weekend away.If you are couple seeking a beautiful bolt hole what ever time of year and want to be in a peaceful location yet close to the coast this is the perfect choice. Cosy up next to the woodburner in the cooler months and sit outside on the patio and enjoy an alfresco breakfast in the summer. Ideal for a romantic break, special celebration or honeymoon.

Families or Friends

With two beautiful bedrooms on the ground floor Higher Orchard is equally suitable for a family or two sets of couples or friends. Just a few miles from some of the best coastal resorts and beaches in South Devon, families with children are well catered for in this area. With lots of lovely restaurants and countryside walks you can choose to enjoy the peace and tranquility of the immediate area or take a short drive to the livelier resorts all on your doorstep.

The Area and Location

Nestling in the sleepy little hamlet of Idston,

Couples - Honeymoon, special celebration, romantic weekend away.If you are couple seeking a beautiful bolt hole what ever time of year and want to be in a peaceful location yet close to the coast this is the perfect choice. Cosy up next to the woodburner in the cooler months and sit outside on the patio and enjoy an alfresco breakfast in the summer. Ideal for a romantic break, special celebration or honeymoon.

Families or Friends

With two beautiful bedrooms on the ground floor Higher Orchard is equally suitable for a family or two sets of couples or friends. Just a few miles from some of the best coastal resorts and beaches in South Devon, families with children are well catered for in this area. With lots of lovely restaurants and countryside walks you can choose to enjoy the peace and tranquility of the immediate area or take a short drive to the livelier resorts all on your doorstep.

The Area and Location

Nestling in the sleepy little hamlet of Idston, amidst the scenic rolling countryside, of the South Hams, Higher Orchard, combines excellent accommodation standards with a peaceful setting, ideal for a relaxing break for either couples or a small family. Well placed to enjoy all the benefits of the South Hams, the historic town of Kingsbridge, its beautiful harbour and interesting mix of gift shops, restaurants and bars is just 5 miles away. As are the beaches of Thurlestone, Bantham and Bigbury. A central spot to explore this area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Dartmoor National Park just seven miles and doorstep walks, woodland creeks and ancient towns and villages make a stay in this area, a wonderful experience.

The Holiday Cottage

Higher Orchard is a beautiful new conversion completed in Summer 2012 and boasts many green credentials including water and heating provided through ground source heat pump and solar thermal panels. The glamorous interior of Higher Orchard has immense appeal with solid oak flooring and two attractive cream sofas, positioned around a stylish woodburner to warm your toes on cooler evenings. A sleek contemporary kitchen boasting granite work tops and integrated appliances is posited toward the far end of the reverse level, open plan living room. A stylish glass dining table taking centre stage next to a glass balustrade leading down stairs to the ground floor. Two bedrooms both with sleek en-suite shower rooms add a touch of glamour, each dressed in exquisite linens with luxurious mattresses, the master bedroom with 6'' zip and link bed.GeneralHigher Orchard adjoins the owners property, but enjoys a very private position with its own flight of external stone stairs leading to the entrance and a private patio and garden equipped with garden table and chairs. Higher Orchard lies approximately equidistant from the peaceful villages of Loddiswell and Aveton Gifford (1.4 miles), with both having public houses offering dining facilities. Parking for two cars is available. Extra vehicles or boat/ trailer by prior arrangement.

Location description from manager

The England region

The jewel in Devon's crown, the South Hams of Devon is a scenic region to explore. An area of Outstanding Natural Beauty; that encompasses picturesque estuaries and a stunning coastline with miles of unspoilt beaches and hidden coves to a lush hinterland that extends to the wild untamed heathland of Dartmoor, there is variety for all. From the richly wooded Dart Valley and the historic deepwater port of Dartmouth all the way to Bigbury Bay and Burgh Island, you can discover the charm of charismatic coastal villages and towns.

Loddiswell

The historic town of Kingsbridge, its beautiful harbour and interesting mix of gift shops, restaurants and bars is just 5 miles away. As are the beaches of Thurlestone, Bantham and Bigbury. A central spot to explore this area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Dartmoor National Park just seven miles and doorstep walks, woodland creeks and ancient towns and villages make a stay in this area, a wonderful experience.Higher Orchard lies approximately equidistant from the peaceful villages of Loddiswell and Aveton Gifford (1.4 miles), with both having public houses offering dining facilities.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: King Bed
    Bedroom 2: Super King Bed
  • 2 En suites

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the manager

Devonshire Cottage Holidays
Response rate:
95%
Calendar updated::
21 Feb 2017
Years listed:
6
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, German


This Cottage has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 4. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 17 Aug 2012. Located in Devon, it has 1 review with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £399 to £929.

The Manager has a response rate of 95% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 21 Feb 2017.

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