Located in Clovelly, Devon
This delightful period cottage rests on the outskirts of Higher Clovelly, Devon and can sleep five people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
Turnpike Cottage is a lovely period cottage nestled on the outskirts of Higher Clovelly, Devon. It hosts three bedrooms: two doubles and one single, sleeping a total of five guests with a family bathroom. It has a fitted kitchen and breakfast, and an open-plan living room and dining area with a woodburning stove. Outside has a front lawned garden and patio area with furniture and off-road parking for 2 cars. Turnpike Cottage is a wonderful choice for a rural break to this rural area of Devon.
Woolfardisworthy 3.2 miles. Nestled on the outskirts of Higher Clovelly, in the Devon countryside, is this superb period cottage. Inside, the property has been renovated into a stylish and contemporary base for friends and families, whilst still managing to retain some of its characterful features such as the large stone inglenook fireplace and exposed beams. Be welcomed into the open-plan living space where you can look forward to curling up on the sofas and unwinding into the evening, whilst the woodburning stove provides that extra bit of warmth. Gather at the dining table to enjoy some deliciously prepared meals from the well-stocked modern kitchen, housing a range of appliances. Retire to one of two double or single bedrooms, with ample storage space for your personal items, whilst benefiting from a family bathroom with an elegant bath so you can enjoy a warm soak at the end of a long day. Clovelly village boasts its very own picturesque beach, with its quay dating back to medieval times. Travel towards The Milky Way Adventure Park, where you and your little ones can enjoy some thrilling rides and an indoor adventure playground to keep you entertained for the afternoon. Further afield, you will discover Hartland Abbey & Gardens which dates back to the 12th century and offers some of the most beautiful views imaginable. Westward Ho! boasts the North Burrows Country Park, Westward Ho! Beach, also extremely dog-friendly and The BIG Sheep amusement park, whilst the thriving town of Barnstaple provides an array of local eateries for that fine dining experience and some shops for picking up any last-minute essentials for an evening meal.
Clovelly is a beautiful, fishing village, steeped in history, once owned by the Queen of England. The town of Bideford is just 20 minutes away. The picturesque cottages are all set into the cleft of a cliff which leads to an ancient working port. The village has breathtaking views down the traffic-free high street and the accessibility around the village is via donkey or sled. The village has 2 inns and traditional craft shops. Take a guided tour of the village, visit Clovelly Court Gardens or Clovelly's small shingle beach. Visit The Milkyway Adventure Park at Higher Clovelly, Barnstaple Bay or the North Devon Wake Park which is an adventure playground on water.