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Bowood Farm, The Cottage,Bideford

The three properties at Bowood Farm, adjoining the farmhouse, are within the farm’s south facing courtyard and set amongst peaceful open countryside with fine views and nine acres of fields to be explored. These attractive cottages have all been restored and renovated, each retaining its own character and they are ideally located for touring the North Devon and Cornish coastline. For the energetic, it is only two miles from the dramatic coastal path and quayside of Bideford, with tennis, golf and indoor swimming; for the children, Westward Ho! with its superb sandy beach is just 3 miles away; for the gardening enthusiasts, Rosemoor R.H.S. is a mere 10 miles and for walkers and riders Exmoor beckons from 19 miles. The added attractions of Atlantic Village, Clovelly and The Big Sheep are all close by as well and only a five minute stroll brings you to the village with church, post office and thatched pub. Guests to Bowood Farm Cottages have the use of a covered Dutch barn, provided with table tennis table, pool table and badminton net (equipment provided) and a cream tea awaits visitors.

The Cottage Accommodation:

Sitting/dining room with sofas, chairs, TV/video, dining table to seat six, patio doors to the garden and an original non-operative inglenook fireplace complete with bread oven. Kitchen with electric cooker, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave and coffee percolator. Stairs up to first floor. Double bedroom with 4ft 6in double bed. Twin bedroom with two 3ft single beds. Bunk bedroom with 3ft bunks. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC.

Previous guests' comments:

"We had a lovely weekend, very spacious and comfortable cottage. We enjoyed lots of walks on the beach at Westward Ho! ... We will return, thank you!" November 2012.

"What a fantastic time we've had! This is a really lovely little cottage ... lovely cosy living areas, wonderful views, huge field to play in and of course, the games barn. All this and a great location for exploring North Devon ..." August 2012.

"Idyllic cottage and location. Extremely well-equipped and peaceful, with everything close to hand." June 2012.


Each cottage has a small enclosed garden (garden furniture supplied) with a secure gate to the fields beyond, part post and rail fenced and part stock-proof fenced.

Parking: Ample available.


  • Included: Bed linen, towels, cot and high chair.
  • Electricity and Heating (night storage): By £1 slot meters.
  • Pets: Dogs are welcome, but must be sheep friendly.
  • Telephone: No telephone provided. Mobile reception mixed.
  • Local Facilities: Good village pub/restaurant and shop a quarter of a mile. Supermarket (Asda), 1 mile. Bideford 3 miles. Barnstaple 10 miles.
Bowood Farm, The Cottage,Bideford Address
Bowood Farm, The Cottage

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Fuel Offer! Stay at this property for a week between now and the end of November and we'll give you up to £70 in fuel vouchers!

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  • Changeover day: Friday
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