West Yeo Farm
Witheridge 1.5 miles. Surrounded by rolling green fields in splendid isolation is West Yeo Farm. Set over 76 acres, this medieval farm mentioned in the Domesday book enjoys uninterrupted countryside views across the valley to the village of Witheridge beyond. There are many interesting walks across the land and along the river nearby, and in the autumn, it is possible to help with the annual apple harvest and cider production. The farm is home to three holiday cottages; Tembridge House, sleeping up to eight people, and Lower and Upper Red Down, each sleeping up to four people, all presented to a lovely standard. Comprising of an open-plan living area, the entire set-up makes a wonderful base to enjoy some leisure time in front of the woodburning stove, bringing warmth to a cosy night in. With doors opening to the outside, you can enjoy the sunny patio, home to a collection of furniture including a barbecue, with all-round idyllic views. Here you can rest in comfort, while the children make the most of the lawned area. This part of Devon is an excellent touring base with easy access to lots of places of interest. Nearby you can explore the Two Moors Way, visit RHS Rosemoor or Exmoor National Park, a short drive away. There are plenty of National Trust properties in the area, as well as some fabulous villages and farm shops. West Yeo Farm is just a few miles from attractive Witheridge and a short drive from the market town of South Molton, known for its Pannier Market, quaint tea rooms and antiques shops. For traditional fun in the sun, the spectacular coastline and sandy beaches along the North Devon coast will provide you with an unforgettable day out. The cottages are connected via a soundproof door and can be booked together for a fantastic holiday experience.
This four-bedroom converted barn is located on West Yeo Farm, a rural destination with pleasant views welcoming you to the cottage entrance.
The sitting room offers a comfy place to unwind, coordinated with three sumptuous sofas, and a woodburning stove to warm those wintry evenings.
The beautiful country cottage kitchen includes seating for eight people, with exposed A-framed beams, and Mill workings
rested above for a glimpse of authentic tradition.
Two king-size rooms are later brought to life by their very own dressing area and exquisite en-suite shower rooms, the first provides access out to the patio, whilst the second is reached by a half twisted stairway, and overlooked by a skylight window.
Two lovely twin bedrooms continue the beamed effect, well-appointed for the family bathroom.
Take a second to admire the characterful mezzanine landing, which peers down upon a charming stone feature wall belonging to the kitchen.
Note: This property can be booked with Ref. 981034, and 981033, together they can sleep up to 16 people.
Four bedrooms: 1 x ground floor king-size with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x first floor king-size with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x first floor twin. Bathroom with bath, shower, basin and WC. Ground floor cloakroom with basin and WC. Kitchen/diner. Sitting room with woodburner.
- Underfloor and oil central heating
- Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi
- Fuel and power inc. in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
- Travel cot and highchair available
- Off road parking for 3/4 cars
- Enclosed, shared lawned garden with private patio, furniture and BBQ
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry no smoking
- Shop and pub 1.5 miles
- Note: This property has a £100 Good Housekeeping Bond.
Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £100.
About the location
Kings Nympton 9 miles; Chulmleigh 9.5 miles; South Molton 10 miles; Tiverton 10.5 miles.
The quaint little village of Witheridge sits amongst beautiful Devon countryside, with lots of little old houses, a pub, convenience store, a newsagents an even a visiting pizza van, The travelling Pizzeria, which serves wood-fired pizzas fresh from its van in the village each Wednesday, or the fish and chip van, which calls on the village each Friday. The beautiful thatched village of Kings Nympton is just a short drive away and was voted Devon Village of the Year in 1999 by the Campaign for the Preservation of Rural England. Quintessentially English, the village is home to the award-winning thatched and beamed The Grove Inn, which serves excellent home-cooked food and a wonderful range of ale and cider all year round. Chulmleigh to the west offers a couple of pubs, restaurants and takeaways, along with convenience stores and an excellent butchers and bakery, whilst the historic town of Tiverton to the west boasts a selection of interesting boutiques, farm shops, along with lovely walks along the River Exe.
With Exmoor and Dartmoor so close, there is great walking in the area, and within an hour's drive you can reach the coast at a number of lovely beaches.
This property offers the following short breaks:
- Last minute