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Country House with Heated Pool and Large Gardens - Orchards (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4)

Overview

Property

Updated: 21-Nov-2016
House in Didworthy, South Brent, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England - Peaceful Hamlet Location, Ideal for Moors or Coast

Didworthy House is found in the tranquil hamlet of the same name, within the Dartmoor National Park, in an outstandingly beautiful natural area. Located 2 miles from South Brent down a typical pretty Devon lane. This historic house is situated on a gentle south facing hillside with gorgeous gardens running down to the River Avon. The wooded valley is noted for the purity of its air which allows many of the trees to attract a unique lichen and is a haven for wildlife. A birdwatchers paradise! The three self contained apartments provide quality accomodation of character and successfully combine a traditional style with modern conveniences. Guests are invited to use the owner's outdoor heated swimming pool at set times from July- end of August. Parking is available, 1 car per apartment, at the front of the property. Guests are assured a warm welcome, with a mouth-watering cream tea and fresh flowers on arrival and the owners will endeavour to ensure that the holiday is memorable.

Details for holiday cottage Orchards (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

Orchards is a two bedroom self contained apartment with a cream and russet theme and comprises of a sitting room, kitchen/breakfast room on the ground floor with two bedrooms and a bathroom on the upper floor.

The entrance to this comfortable apartment is through the pretty inner courtyard which leads into the lounge with wood burning stove,television with freesat and DVD player. CD and tape player. Free WIFI.

The kitchen/diner is fully equipped with electric cooker, microwave and fridge.

Upstairs is a bedroom with double bed leading to a second bedroom with twin beds.

The bathroom has a bath with shower attachment, wc and washbasin.

Outside, is access to shared Laundry room with coin operated washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Swimming pool
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Exeter at 25 Miles Nearest Barpub : The Oak at 2 Miles Nearest Ferry : Plymouth at 25 Miles Nearest Golf : Wrangaton at 5 Miles Nearest Train : Totnes at 10 Miles Nearest Motorway : M5 at 20 Miles Nearest Restaurant : The Oak at 2 Miles Nearest Beach : Bantham at 20 Miles Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Didworthy is a perfect base to explore South Hams and South Devon coast.

The towns of Dartmouth and Salcombe are within 20miles. Dartmouth has a famous regatta and music festival. River trips to Totnes along Dart.

Totnes is 10 miles away and is an ancient river port with regular markets.

There are numerous sandy beaches in the Kingsbridge area -Bantham beach, Bigbury on sea, Blackpool Sands all within 30min drive.

Travel:

Plymouth airport is 20miles away.

Exeter airport is 35 miles away.

Car hire is essential.

Plymouth Cross Channel Ferry Port 25min.

Main line train services from Totnes.

Distances:

South Brent is the nearest village with shops, pubs, banks, Health centre and Dentist and is within two miles.

The Turtley Corn Mill at Avonwick is a renowned pub/restaurant using local produce - 3 miles.

Totnes on the Dart estuary is 10 miles away and is a market town with a full range of shopping and banking facilities, pubs and restaurants and regular markets.

Paignton and Torquay are within 20 miles and are busy seaside towns with beaches.

Further Details:

There are many public footpaths and bridleways directly from Didworthy House and walkers can be on the moors within minutes. Horseriding and cycling is available locally on the moors or green lanes. The Avon Dam at Shipley Bridge is a well known and visited beauty spot. Dartmouth is a beautiful historic town on the River Dart and is a popular boating centre with a famous regatta. It is also a fishing port and fresh catches are available on quayside. The town is rich in art galleries and fascinating shops with an abundance of restaurants using local produce. Salcombe another popular sailing centre is 20 miles away and provides many watersports.

Newly opened is the Dartmoor Zoological Park near Ivybridge. The South Hams is a food-lovers paradise and there are many restaurants serving local produce and freshly caught seafood to tickle the taste buds. The owner has an an arrangement with The Pantry in South Brent to provide various packs of local produce e.g. organic breakfast packs, local cheeses and chutneys, which the owner can have available on arrival at cost price. Details on request.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
4 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
1 night minimum stay
£43
for 1 night
£300
 
 
Mid
1 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£520
for 7 nights
£520
 
 
Mid
22 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
1 night minimum stay
£64
for 1 night
£450
 
 
mid
6 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
1 night minimum stay
£68
for 1 night
£475
 
 
High
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
High
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
High
24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
6 night minimum stay
£514
for 6 nights
£600
 
 
High
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£675
for 7 nights
£675
 
 
High
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Mid
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
Mid
2 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£450
for 7 nights
£450
 
 
Low
16 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
£54
for 1 night
£375
 
 
mid
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
low
28 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
1 night minimum stay
£43
for 1 night
£300
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£65
for 1 night
From
£65
£300
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Owner to be contacted by telephone or e-mail to check on availability and a booking form will be sent by post or e-mail to be completed and returned.
A deposit of 25% or total if within 8 weeks to secure booking.
Balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to holiday.
Cancellation policy - if the holiday is cancelled prior to the 8 weeks and the property is re-let then the deposit will be returned.
Credit card facility available for payments.

Changeover Day:
Moorlands and Seashores changeover day is Friday.
Orchards is changeover is Saturday.
Flexibility on changeover may be possible on discussion with owner.

Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for the property per week in UK Pounds.
Babies and toddlers stay for free. Cot supplied at no extra charge.
Short breaks available September - June for 2, 3 or 4 nights.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

  • Internet

Dining

  • Dining Area

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool

Suitability

  • pets considered

Location Type

  • rural

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2

Outside

  • Golf ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Open all year. Short breaks available out of season. One dog accepted in Moorlands and Seashores. Electricity and full oil fired central heating are inclusive. Towels and bed linen provided. Travel cot and high chair available. Logs for wood-burner - first basket free thereafter at a cost of £5. The owners will arrange delivery of fresh eggs and other local produce if required. Seasonal garden produce may be available for purchase. Outside: Owners' large heated outdoor pool available from July to end of August from 10am to 6pm. Children to be accompanied at all times. There is shared garden furniture on the lower terrace and other areas of the garden, with barbecue facilities available for all apartment guests.

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