Roadford Lake holiday cottage rental with beach/lake nearby, internet access and walking and log fire

J24 - Seccombe Barn

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Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 Home 197218

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Cottage / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

On an ancient, Domesday-mentioned farm (worked by the same family for fifteen generations) and within a short stroll of stunning views over Roadford Lake (400 yards from a bird hide, fabulous for walkers), an attractive cottage converted from a barn. To the front, a patio (picnic table), and enclosed, mainly lawned garden (barbecue area) with long views over surrounding countryside and lots of birds (lovely birdsong). Great for night sky watching. Inside, spacious with oak floors and local photos, all done to a high standard. Good-sized living/dining room (TV/DVD) with large fireplace (woodburner) and leather sofas, divided by gate from smart oak fitted kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, microwave, fridge-freezer, electric cooker) with doors to patio. Loo. Upstairs (stairgates), three bedrooms – a double with en suite shower-room (suite), another double, and a twin with one bed under the eaves (4'6" headroom). Smart bathroom (suite with separate shower). A comfortable, friendly base in this lovely, timeless conservation area; beautifully situated for footpaths (forest walks) and wildlife.  

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Cots (1)
Other Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Please bring your own beach towels.

The agent has its own star rating system to quantify interior quality, comfort and ambience. This property has been rated 4 star.

The Devon region

Devons River Country: Devon's middle. This is farmers' Devon. You come here to be amongst them: to walk and admire their beautiful, rich-soiled, hilly and wooded farmland and enjoy their excellent, proper pubs in usually hill-top, compact, unspoilt villages; and to fish for trout and perhaps salmon in the deep wooded and very beautiful valleys of the rivers Torridge, Taw, Tamar and Exe especially and for trout in reservoirs. Great, magnetic views of Dartmoor and Exmoor from most hill-tops, and it's an easy drive to both. But don't think a daily trip to the sea will be a doddle.

Tiverton is the main town (you can go barging on its canal); Crediton, in its red-soil vale, Torrington, where glass is blown, and South Molton are the others. All have proper, individual, useful, and, in some cases unusual, shops, for the locals firstly. Cider is made at Winkleigh, and it's a good place for lunch. Hatherleigh is good for several things, including its market.

Roadford Lake

Roadford Lake: spectacular 730-acre reservoir/country park in a beautiful, sparsely populated conservation area. Big watersports centre: boats, kayaks and windsurf boards for hire (instruction available); trout fishing; archery, high ropes, climbing wall. Visitor centre/café from which various walks (disabled facilities), 3 miles; birdwatching hides, 1; footpaths and cycle tracks. Germansweek (church), 1 mile; shops/pubs, 5. Sea/beaches of north Cornwall (Bude, Boscastle), 20 miles.

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    Calendar last updated:24 Nov 2015

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