Coles Cottage

Located in Holsworthy, Devon

This semi-detached cottage in Derriton near Holsworthy sleeps up to seven in four bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 7
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: No

Description

Coles Cottage is a semi-detached cottage in Derriton, two miles from Holsworthy. The cottage has two doubles and a single bedroom upstairs, and on the ground floor is a room with a double sofa bed. There is a bathroom on the first floor. The cottage also offers a kitchen, utility, dining room and sitting room with woodburning stove. Outside is off road parking for three cars, and a garden with patio and furniture. Coles Cottage is very well placed for enjoying the beaches at Bude, Bodmin Moor, Exmoor and Dartmoor.

Property Details

Holsworthy 0.7 miles. Originally a Devon longhouse, this charming 17th-century semi-detached cottage oozes character and is situated in a sheltered location in the quiet hamlet of Derriton, near the market town of Holsworthy. The features of this cosy and homely cottage near Holsworthy include exposed beams, very low ceilings in parts, slanting floors, a woodburning stove set within a feature fireplace and a large and eclectic selection of books and records. This Holsworthy cottage will appeal to those wishing for a quiet retreat in the beautiful Devon countryside, but not that far from the dramatic North Cornwall coastline around Bude, long stretches of which are owned by the National Trust and provide fabulous walks. This Holsworthy cottage has a sitting room, dining room with piano, and kitchen, plus the benefit of a sunny ground floor room with double bed and doors opening onto the rear garden. There are three bedrooms upstairs plus a bathroom, but mind your head - guests need to duck on entering due to the low ceiling beam, another character feature of this charming Holsworthy cottage. The pretty, enclosed cottage garden is bursting with roses, herbs and shrubs, and has a patio for relaxing in the sunshine whilst planning the next day out. Holsworthy is a pleasant market town with a well-known quality supermarket, one of the largest weekly cattle markets in the south-west, local shops owned and run by residents and a very friendly golf club open to non-members. Holsworthy is in an area known as Ruby Country, with its own trail passing through the tranquil undiscovered North Devon countryside, geared for horse riders, fishermen, walkers, runners and cyclists. Here there are some of the darkest night skies in the UK, perfect for stargazing. The beaches around Bude are only a 15-minute drive from this Holsworthy cottage and have been voted as some of the best in England thanks to their clean golden sands and friendly seas. Stay in this Holsworthy cottage and you will have the best of Devon and Cornwall, and the best of coast and country.

Facilities

  • Oil central heating with woodburning stove
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD, record player, WiFi, selection of books, records, games, CDs and DVDs
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for stove inc in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc in rent
  • Stairgate
  • Off-road parking for 3 cars
  • Enclosed lawned garden with patio and furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile

Features

Cot Available
Garden
Linen and Towels
Off road parking
Real Fire
TV
Washing machine
WiFi

Location

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Area Details

Holsworthy

Holsworthy is a market town set in stunning countryside amidst rolling hills. Every Wednesday they hold the popular Pannier Market which dates all the way back to the 12th century. The Holsworthy Museum features displays and information on rural life in days gone by. A variety of shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants can be found around the square.

Holsworthy is the ideal base for exploring Devon. As a base, it offers the peace and tranquillity of the countryside but you also have easy access to the Hartland Peninsula, the sandy beaches of Bude and Widemouth Bay, Dartmoor is within an easy drive as is the Tamar Valley.

We have a great amount of Holsworthy Holiday Cottages to choose from including many that are pet-friendly to take advantage of the excellent walks in the area.

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