High quality self-catering cottages in North Devon & Exmoor

Tarka Cottage, Okehampton

Sticklepath - Countryside

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Friday changeover
  • 0.1 mile to a pub
TARKCO
£311 - £599 per week *

Special Offers: 15% off from 29th June - 3rd Aug

Description

Tarka Cottage is a characterful cottage sleeping six people and two dogs located in the centre of a quiet village called Sticklepath which on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park. The three-bedroomed cottage used to form part of a farmhouse and has been renovated to retain many of its original features including large inglenook fireplaces, stone floors and wooden beams. Downstairs there are two living rooms – one with a solid fuel stove and the other with a woodburning – which provide alternative sitting areas for the whole group, a useful cloakroom and a spacious kitchen/diner with an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, small table top freezer and a washing machine. Upstairs, all of the three bedrooms are of a good size and have lovely views over the surrounding countryside. One has an en-suite bathroom while the other two share the use of the family bathroom which has a separate shower cubicle. Outside there is a large communal garden with garden furniture.

Tarka Cottage is a couple of minutes’ walk from the centre of Sticklepath which is known for the Finch Foundry with its 19th century water-powered forge. The village also boasts two pubs – both serving delicious food and both welcoming dogs – a village store and a coffee shop. Oakhampton, with its wide variety of shops, restaurants and cinema is just three miles away and a car journey to the city of Exeter will only take half an hour. The cottage is perfect for walkers and cyclists with the Tarka Trail right on the doorstep. The Tarka Trail is one of the country’s longest traffic-free paths for walkers and cyclists – it follows the route of the old Southern Railway track which halted at Instow Station, linking the village with Waterloo Station in London.

 

Ground floor:

Hall

Lounge: Freeview TV with You View and DVD player

Second lounge: Radio/CD player

Kitchen/diner: Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, small table top freezer and washing machine

Cloakroom: Washbasin and toilet

 

First floor:

Bedroom 1: King-sized bed

Bedroom 2: Twin beds. En-suite bathroom with bath, shower over bath, washbasin and toilet

Bedroom 3: Twin beds

Bathroom: Bath, separate shower cubicle, washbasin and toilet

 

Pets: Two dogs welcome

Parking: Off road parking adjacent for one car and further on street parking close by

Garden/Patio: Communal garden with garden furniture

Heating: Electric heating and complimentary basket of logs upon arrival

Short breaks: Available all year round (but for specific dates only bookable within 2-8 weeks of the holiday start date)

Notes: Linen and towel provided (please bring beach towels). Unlimited WiFi is available free of charge. No smoking at this property. Highchair and travel cot are provided

Beach: 30 miles Pub: 0.1 miles

Features

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Pets allowed
  • WiFi available
  • Private parking
  • Friday changeover
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bed linen provided
  • 0.1 mile to a pub
  • Towels provided
  • Travel cot available
  • 30 miles from the coast
  • 3 Stars
  • Open fire/woodburner
  • Washing machine
  • Freezer

Prices

Reviews

Very good size rooms and very close to a very nice pubMrs Deborah Turner - 9th October 2017
We had a wonderful holiday The cottage was great and will definately book with you for next summer.Mrs N Sutton - 28th August 2017
it was a much larger cottage than we thought and it was very warm and cosyMr R Taylor - 6th March 2017
We really enjoyed our stay here! Thank you!Mrs Emma Monk - 22nd February 2017
Lovely large cottage. Very homely feel. Fabulous amenities. In a great area.Ms S Fullerton - 6th January 2017

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