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The Linhay - Highertown

Lifton, Devon
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Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Parking on site / nearby
Towels included
Internet access
Downstairs bathroom
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At a glance


  • Cosy yet stylish cottage fitted with all those creature comforts
  • Nestled within the beautiful Devon countryside providing easy access to the surrounding walking trails and Strawberry fields
  • Fabulous blend of original and contemporary features throughout
Property code: OC-T28038

Nestled in the Lyd valley just outside Lifton, on the border of Devon and Cornwall, this home offers a wonderful blend of countryside trails and picturesque sites for all to enjoy. Less than 15 mins drive away are the following attractions: Lifton Strawberry Fields Farm Shop, Homeleigh Garden Centre, Alder vineyard, offer vineyard tour with wine tasting. Roadford Lake Activity Centre, where you can get your adrenaline fix in various water and land sports or Tree Surfers, Gulworthy (11 miles). This wonderful position also allows you to easily explore the stunning scenery of the Lyd valley just a short steep walk to the river Lyd, with an abundance of wildlife, ideal for bird watchers and photographers. Close by the dramatic landscapes of Bodmin Moor, Tamar Valley, and Dartmoor National Park where you are sure to find a further array of wildlife. Walkers and cyclists can take advantage of the two castles trail or the granite way. For ocean enthusiasts, you are never too far from those golden sands and turquoise waters we all crave time to time, and these will certainly be found at the coastal hotspots of Bude, perfect for surfing (23 miles) and Widemouth Bay (20 miles). Horse riding at St. Leonard’s riding stables (4.5 miles) or Chowell riding school, (10 miles). Or you can enjoy the peace and quiet whilst sitting in the garden listening to the water fountain, watching butterflies and enjoy your favourite tipple.

Stepping into this cosy yet stylishly furnished home you will soon notice the blend of original and contemporary features on offer to you, including beautiful exposed beams throughout. Upon entering guests have an opening porch space which is ideal to kick off those walking boots and sandy shoes after a day of exploring, whilst the space also doubles up to fit the dining table, easily manoeuvrable outside for those al-fresco breakfasts. Continuing on into the living space guests are greeted with comfortable seating from which to relax in front of the electric wood burner effect fire and enjoy your favourite films on the Smart TV, before heading on into the kitchen where there is an array of appliances needed for a stress-free stay. Completing the lower floor is a large shower room, with shower and WC. Making your way up the stairway, you will find yourself in the bedroom which is well fitted with a double bed and plenty of clothing space.

Heading outside you will find a private spacious formal ornamental rose garden for guests own use. You can enjoy a chef’s feast on the charcoal BBQ, or simply relax with your favourite tipple whilst sharing those best moments of the holiday. Private off-road parking is supplied.

  • 1 bedroom with double bed
  • 1 shower room with shower and WC
  • Electric oven and hob, washer/dryer, fridge/freezer and microwave
  • Smart TV in lounge
  • Electric wood burner effect fire
  • Formal ornamental rose garden with charcoal BBQ
  • Private parking for 1 car
  • 2 miles to shop and pub, Widemouth Bay Beach is closest
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00
  • 1 dog allowed. Additional charges may apply

Nancy Hayes

This property is personally managed by Nancy.

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Note: As the postcode is used to identify the general area of the property, it may not always reflect its precise location, therefore please only use this map as a guide.
The Travel Chapter Limited trading as Marsdens Devon Cottages is an appointed representative of ITC Compliance Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (their registration number is 313486) and which is permitted to advise on and arrange general insurance contracts as an intermediary.
The Travel Chapter Limited trading as Marsdens Devon Cottages | The Travel Chapter Limited is registered in England and Wales. | Registered office Travel Chapter House Gammaton Road Bideford EX39 4DF Company No. 02431506 | VAT reg: 143053210.