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Taw Valley Cottage

Umberleigh - North Devon Countryside

  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Saturday changeover
TAW
£282 - £645 per week

Description

Great views and a cream tea! (selected discounts for two guests outside school holidays)

Umberleigh Barton Farm is set in 400 acres of the beautiful Taw Valley, made famous by "Tarka the Otter" The original farm dates back to the 9th century and two barns have been skilfully converted into high quality holiday accommodation, combining many original features with every modern comfort. Walk almost from the doorstep down to the River Taw where Herons and Kingfishers are often found on the water's edge, or take a stroll through the woodland and catch site of Red Deer. The nearby historic town of Barnstaple is just fifteen minutes drive away and a choice of wonderful sandy beaches are within a thirty minute drive. Information on walks is provided at the cottage and you may also purchase a river fishing permit by prior arrangement.

Taw Valley and the adjacent Meadow View Cottage (also sleeping up to 3) offer a peaceful and relaxing base and are ideal to book together for extended family and friends (a small discount applies if booking both together for July and August).

The panoramic views are quite stunning and the barn has been designed to take full advantage having full width windows and wide opening glass doors. A high vaulted open plan living room with kitchen and dining area features original stonework, slate tiled flooring, stripped pine latch doors and oak beams. A single room is on the ground floor together with a pristine modern bathroom. Climbing the wooden staircase to the galleried landing looking down over the living room, you will find a sunny double bedroom with amazing far reaching countryside views. Outside an attractive slate patio area and lovely lawned garden is an ideal spot to relax, and you are very welcome to enjoy the plesant countryside walks available on the farm. For couples or small families wishing to get away from it all in a rural location. 

Accommodation:Ground floor: Hall. Bathroom with fitted shower over bath, WC and basin. Living room with TV/DVD with freeview. Kitchen area with electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer. Bedroom 1 with Single.  First floor: Bedroom 2 with Double.

Facilities and Services: Linen and towels. Electric under floor heating. Wi- Fi Broadband.  Private Spring Water supply, tested regularly.Secure bike storage available. Ample parking. A Fishing Permit can be purchased by prior arrangement. No smoking. Regret no pets. Highchair. Short breaks available. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Saturday.

Features

  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Sorry, no pets
  • WiFi connection available
  • Private parking
  • Garden/courtyard
  • Saturday changeover
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bed linen provided
  • Towels provided
  • Cot available
  • 14.5 miles from the coast
  • 1 miles to the nearest pub
  • On one level
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Freezer

Prices

Band Date Range 7 night price *
H 24th September 2016 - 21st October 2016 £301.00
B 22nd October 2016 - 28th October 2016 £393.00
A 29th October 2016 - 16th December 2016 £282.00
F 17th December 2016 - 24th December 2016 £541.00
F Christmas £541.00
F New Year £541.00
A 1st January 2017 - 31st March 2017 £285.00
C 1st April 2017 - 7th April 2017 £340.00
B 8th April 2017 - 21st April 2017 £399.00
C 22nd April 2017 - 12th May 2017 £340.00
B 13th May 2017 - 26th May 2017 £399.00
D 27th May 2017 - 2nd June 2017 £515.00
E 3rd June 2017 - 30th June 2017 £440.00
F 1st July 2017 - 21st July 2017 £550.00
G 22nd July 2017 - 1st September 2017 £645.00
B 2nd September 2017 - 22nd September 2017 £399.00
H 23rd September 2017 - 20th October 2017 £310.00
B 21st October 2017 - 27th October 2017 £399.00
A 28th October 2017 - 15th December 2017 £285.00
F 16th December 2017 - 22nd December 2017 £550.00
F 23rd December 2017 - 24th December 2017 £550.00
F Christmas £550.00
F New Year £550.00

* Please note: guide prices are based on the current year's prices and do not include optional items such as pet fees.

Reviews

Lovely cottage and host. We went to Clovelly...Croyde is a great beach to visit. We had some lovely food at The Bell.Ms M, Worcestershire - 30th March 2016
What a beautiful cottage! We really enjoyed our visit which we found so peaceful and relaxing. Many thanks to Heather and John for making us so welcome. The cream tea was great. We wish you both well and hope to see you next year.Mr W, Berkshire - 2nd October 2015
Fantastic holiday cottage in beautiful surroundingsMr K Sewell - 23rd May 2015
Lovely cottage in a lovely peaceful location. Would definitely stay again.Mrs A Hutchinson - 16th May 2015

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