Holly Cottage

Located in South Molton, Devon

Holly Cottage rests in George Nympton, sleeping six people in three bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: No


The living areas in the property consist of a kitchen/diner with Rangemaster with electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, milk frother, dining seating for six, a sitting room with Smart TV and woodburning stove, and an external utility with washing machine and tumble dryer. The bedrooms consist of a king-size, a double and a twin, along with a bathroom. Outside, there is a front garden with gravel and seating, a rear garden with patio, furniture and pergola, as well as parking available in the nearby car park. Within 2 miles, you will find a shop, and within 0.1 miles, a pub, and please note that this is a non-smoking property. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the price. Pets are not permitted. This property does not accept children under the age of 12 years old. The stairs are painted, please take care. For an idyllic escape to Devon, choose Holly Cottage.

Property Details

Nestled amongst the lush North Devon countryside in George Nympton near South Molton, is this beautiful, three-bedroom, white cob cottage, Holly Cottage. Enjoying a wonderful location which offers easy access to the Dunkery & Horner Wood National Nature Reserve and coast, Holly Cottage is a superb dwelling for a group or family of six.

Be welcomed into the sitting room, where you can sink back into the plush seating and select a family favourite from the Smart TV, as the woodburning stove crackles nearby. Impress your guests with culinary feasts, whipped up in the well-equipped shaker-style kitchen, featuring a handy dishwasher, ready to enjoy at the dining table for six or alfresco out on your private sun terrace with pergola. Outside, you will also find a utility room housing a washing machine and tumble dryer for your convenience.

Climb the stairs up to the first floor, where you can wash away the day with a soak in the bath or refreshing shower as your towel warms on the heated towel rail. When sleep calls, choose from three well-appointed bedrooms to catch your rest in, a king-size, a double and a twin, all with hanging rails and beautiful exposed beams. In the morning, rustle up morning coffees courtesy of the Nespresso machine and milk frother, and enjoy bench seating in the front garden as you plan the day's adventures.

Right on your doorstep, you will find the welcoming Castle Inn, serving a tasty menu and local ales, it is the perfect spot to refuel after a day of exploring. For a wider selection of amenities, head over to South Molton, where you can stock up on essentials at the convenience store, dine at The South Street Kitchen or The Corn Dolly, purchase fresh produce at the twice-weekly pannier market on Thursdays and Saturdays, enjoy thrills at the Rock and Rapid Adventures centre, or tour the popular Quince Honey Farm, which also features a shop and restaurant. Foodies will not want to miss the culinary delights of the 13th-century Michelin Star Masons Arms, offering classic French cuisine in a stylish atmosphere. Be sure to check out the well-known Mitre Inn in Witheridge which offers relaxed dining and a bar.

Make the drive over to Combe Martin for a day along the coast, where you can bathe on the golden sands and paddle the shores of Combe Martin Beach, wander the Combe Martin Museum, or hike along The Hangman Hills, offering exceptional views.

Watermouth rests nearby where you can visit its esteemed Victorian Castle or continue onto Ilfracombe, home to The Ilfracombe Aquarium, sea safaris, a local museum and Damien Hirst’s harbourside sculpture.

All this and more awaits at Holly Cottage.


  • Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x double, 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room with woodburning stove
  • External utility
  • Oil central heating with a wood-burning stove
  • Rangemaster with electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, Nespresso coffee machine, milk frother
  • Smart TV, WiFi
  • Fuel, power and starter pack for the woodburning stove are included in the rent
  • in rent
  • Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
  • Parking is available in the nearby car park
  • Front garden with gravel and seating, rear garden with patio, furniture and pergola
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop 2 miles, pub 150 metres
  • Note: This property does not accept children under the age of 12 years old
  • Note: The stairs are painted, please take care
  • Note: The kitchen features traditional slate flooring which can be uneven in places, please take care
  • Note: Please be aware there are raised decorative edging stones in the garden separating the lawned area from the gravel


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Area Details

South Molton

South Molton is a market town known as the Gateway to Exmoor and is perfectly located for not only exploring the National Park but the North Devon coastline as well with Combe Martin, Ilfracombe and Woolacombe all under 25 miles away. Every Thursday and Sunday the Country Market hosts 70 local businesses selling locally produced foods, plants and flowers, antiques as well as goods by local talented artists all under one roof. The town has a good choice of where to eat out and a free museum detailing the local history. The newly opened Quince Honey Farm is already a must-visit with a typical comment being I never knew bees could be so interesting! The nearby Castle Hill Estate has stunning views with an equally stunning 50 acres of garden, a great cafe and is also dog-friendly so everyone can enjoy the walks.

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