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The Old Dairy in Weare Giffard, Devon

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sleeps 6
3 rooms

The Old Dairy description

Boasting beautiful views over a sheltered valley in one of Devon’s most picturesque villages, this spacious holiday cottage, attached to the owner’s home, nestles on the banks of the River Torridge. The Old Dairy is a delightful property ideal for family and friends to escape and unwind at any time of the year. It lies just a short stroll away from the village inn which serves good food. The famous Tarka Trail is close by and offers good walking and cycling, with bike hire available locally.
Weare Giffard is just a short drive from the pretty port town of Bideford on the River Torridge, with its pastel coloured houses alongside a treelined quay. The wide golden sandy beach of Westward Ho! is popular with surfers and is just 6 miles away. Take a boat trip to the nature reserve at Lundy Island or explore many pretty fishing villages, including nearby Clovelly and Hartland, or try your hand at crabbing at Appledore quay. The Civil War heritage town of Torrington can be reached within 2½ miles, where guests can visit Dartington Crystal and have a go at glass blowing. Spectacular clifftop walks, rockpools, fishing and horse riding are all available locally, and for family fun, visit The Big Sheep and The Milky Way Adventure Park. Private fly fishing is available along a short stretch of the River Torridge just a few minutes’ walk away, by arrangement with the owner. Easy access to the Tarka Trail. Torrington Golf Club is 1 mile away. Beach 6 miles. Shop 2½ miles, pub and restaurant 50 yards.10 steps to entrance. Beamed living room with wood-burning stove and wooden floor. Kitchen/dining room with TV, slate floor and gas range. Utility/boot room. Wet room with toilet. Steep stairs to first floor: Two double bedrooms, each with TV; one with 5ft brass bed and en-suite bathroom with toilet. Twin bedroom with TV and en-suite shower room with toilet. Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet. Garden views from all bedrooms.
  • Wood-burning stove - initial fuel inc, thereafter avail locally
  • Elec, full gas CH, bed linen and towels inc
  • T/cot and h/chair on request
  • Five Freeview TVs
  • Blu-ray player
  • Gas range inc
  • M/wave
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • Freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Patio garden with terrace, sitting-out area and furniture
  • BBQ
  • Parking (for 3 cars)
  • Cycle/surfboard/canoe store
  • Fishing available on-site (at cost, licence required)
  • Welcome pack
  • No smoking
  • NB: Unfenced stream in garden, 10 yards. Unfenced pond in garden.


  • Barbecue
  • DVD player
  • Dishwasher
  • Main Fuel or Power incl.
  • Garden / Patio
  • Ideal for Golf
  • Pub within 1 mile
  • Rural Location
  • Television
  • Woodburning Stove
  • Christmas Themed Cottage
  • Wifi
  • Short Breaks All Year
  • Bed Linen & Towels Included
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing
  • No Pets
  • Recently added property
  • Car Parking - On Site
  • Owner Services Region

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