Hope Cottage, Lower Idston

Located in Loddiswell, Devon

Converted barn in an idyllic country location about a mile from the villages of Loddiswell and Aveton Gifford, sleeping four in two bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: No


Hope Cottage is a converted barn located in the heart of the countryside with stunning views from the large gable-end window in the living area. The reverse level accommodation is well-equipped and comfortably furnished. The cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms. One master en suite and a twin room that can be converted to a King-size bed on request. In addition to the en suite is a shower room. The open plan living area comprises of a kitchen, dining room and sitting rooms which offers views of the valley. Outside, guests can enjoy the private terrace and the six acres of private gardens that run down towards the river Avon. Hope Cottage is the perfect cosy, retreat for a family or two couples looking to escape to the heart of the country.

Property Details

Located with the six-acre grounds of Lower Idston, Hope Cottage is a delightful barn conversion approximately a mile from the villages of Loddiswell and Aveton Gifford. This reverse level accommodation is accessed via steps up to a fully tiled hallway with access to the ground floor bedrooms and bathrooms, and stairs up to the living accommodation at first-floor level. The delightful open plan living area has a fully equipped kitchen, dining room and living area. The kitchen has all modern appliances and a large seating area for six guests. The tastefully furnished sitting room has two double sofas, built-in seating area/day bed and occasional furniture. Laundry facilities are available in The Pump House Utility Room. There are two bedrooms in total, including a master bedroom with a king-size bed and en suite bathroom. The second bedroom has twin beds which can be made into a King-size bed on request. In addition to the en suite is a shower room with shower cubicle, wash-hand basin and w.c. Outside, guests have the use of a private terrace with garden furniture and the owner’s extensive six-acre garden and grounds that run down towards the river. Parking for two cars and wireless broadband is provided. Overlooking a peaceful valley and with stunning rural views, this is the ideal location for a countryside break. The sandy beaches of Thurlestone, Bantham and Bigbury are within easy driving distance.


Close to coast
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking


Area Details


Loddiswell is a pretty village on the edge of the River Avon. The village has a friendly atmosphere and has a shop, a post office and a pub. The village is near the towns of South Milton and Kingsbridge and has the attraction of peace and tranquillity and is a great base to discover all South Devon has to offer. There are lots of riverside walks to explore in Loddiswell, try the old Great Western Railway’s Primrose line following the River Avon or take the Dart Valley Trail and discover Agatha Christies former holiday home. Try the South Devon Chilli Farm, Andrews Wood which is a nature reserve managed by the Devon Wildlife Trust and Bigbury Beach.

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