Enjoy a peaceful walk around the lake and see if you can spot a deer or two
Stunning views from the fields which you are welcome to enjoy
Nearby Clovelly known for its whitewashed cottages and winding cobbled street
2 miles of sandy beach at Westward Ho!
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The Nuthatch

Clovelly (2mls SE), Devon
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • A rural Devonshire barn conversion within easy reach of the beach
  • Surrounded by beautiful countryside views and walks with acres of grounds to explore
  • Enjoy a peaceful walk around the lake and you may even spot a deer
  • An ideal base to explore the North Devon coastline
Property code: 46276

This former barn has been stylishly fitted and furnished, providing a comfortable holiday home yet boasting an array of period charm and features. With walks and amenities close by it provides a perfect base for families and couples alike.

Nearby is the cliff side village of Clovelly, with its whitewashed cottages and winding cobbled street down the hillside to the harbour where pubs, shops and restaurants can be enjoyed with the local fishermen showing off their daily catch. Hartland, boasts a selection of craft and pottery shops, cafes, restaurants as well as some of the most spectacular coastline views in the British Isles from Hartland Point. Situated a short drive away is the picturesque seaside village of Westward Ho!, known for its beautiful beach and unique pebble ridge which is also linked to Northam Burrows. RHS Rosemoor, The Milky Way and Wake Park are also make for a great day out.

Enter into the stone built barn, the ground floor greets you with a spacious lounge with beamed ceiling and door leading out to the garden. The fully equipped kitchen and dining room is light and airy and there is a shower room with toilet on this floor.

Upstairs there is a spacious king size bedroom with beautiful beamed ceiling and a twin bedroom with the beams running throughout.

Outside is an enclosed garden with decked area, garden furniture and BBQ. Leading on from the garden you have access to the owners 8 acres of peaceful grounds including a small lake to enjoy.

  • Two bedrooms:  1 king-size and 1 twin
  • Bathroom: With shower, wash basin and toilet on the ground floor
  • Wood burner effect electric fire
  • TV/DVD in lounge
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher and midi fridge/freezer
  • Garden furniture and BBQ
  • Ample off road parking
  • Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating and Wi-Fi included
  • Please note the lake is unfenced and care should be taken with children and dogs
  • Beach, pubs and shops 2.5 miles
  • Arrival: 16:30 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 2 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £200 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £25. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Alice Newby

This property joined our collection in 2016 and is managed by Alice.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 20 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Karen, 22nd September 2023

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We had an amazing time staying at the Nuthatch. The cottage is in a great location and is just a short drive to the coast and lots of tourist attractions. The cottage is cosy and welcoming and everything is clean and easy to find. Anna and Rory were super nice and helpful. We would definitely stay here again. Highly recommend!

Reviewed by Jane, 15th September 2023

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This cottage is beautiful - the peaceful surroundings and enclosed garden are gorgeous The furniture is lovely and settee really comfortable The hosts were so friendly and helpful The situation is perfect for exploring north Devon We would highly recommend this. Outrage

Reviewed by Pamela, 11th August 2023

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Reviewed by Ben, 7th July 2023

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Lovely cottage to stay in - spotlessly clean, comfortable. Great location too - close enough to Bideford for shops, Westward Ho and Bude for good beaches, RHS Rosemoor, the Tarka Trails etc but surrounded by fields for a tranquil stay. There are 2 fields to have a run around in, spot pheasants, play with the farm cats... Overall we had a lovely holRead moreiday at Slade Farm. Hide

Reviewed by Graham, 30th June 2023

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Reviewed by Philip, 16th June 2023

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Reviewed by Mike, 9th June 2023

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Idyliic. A beautiful cottage with garden and adjoining field perfect for our dogs and us. Anna and Rory (and Anna's mum) are warm and friendly, prepared to deal with any "problem" immediately. As our holiday progressed we found ourselves coming "home" to this restful place which surpassed the delights of many local attractions more and more. Less iRead mores more so enough to say that we hope to return to this wonderful part of Devon soon. Mike & Corinne Hide

Reviewed by Geraldine, 21st April 2023

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Reviewed by Fern, 7th April 2023

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We had a lovely stay at the cottage, which was impeccably clean and well-equipped. The location is peaceful and beautiful. Anna is extremely friendly and helpful. We really appreciated the milk and tea (hot cross buns) on arrival and our doggie enjoyed the dog biscuits that were supplied. We were also able to BBQ, while our dog was able to roam in Read morethe securely fenced off garden. We will definitely aim to return in the not too distant future! Hide

Reviewed by Virginia, 23rd September 2022

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Perfect, thank you!

Reviewed by John, 19th September 2022

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Immaculate cottage. Dog proof garden with lovely walks around the paddocks and lake.

Reviewed by Kim, 19th August 2022

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This was our first holiday with our dog and it was perfect. The Location was stunning and peaceful. Theres a nice enclosed garden for him to wonder around and then a field next to us. It was so clean and milk and dog biscuits left for us when we got there. Would definitely go again

Reviewed by Danny, 12th August 2022

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We had a fantastic stay here. The accommodation was lovely and felt like a home from home. Owners were also lovely on the odd occasion we bumped into them. Location was great. Nice and peaceful yet just a few minutes drive to local villages and beaches.

Reviewed by Catherine, 29th July 2022

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Fantastic cottage to stay in if youre getting married at The Old Barn (Milky Way) as its literally a 2 minute drive! We had it booked for the week and it was such a great location to stay at after setting up at our wedding venue all day and then to stay at after our wedding day and for the rest of the week. Perfect location if you want to explore NRead moreorth Devon or head down into North Cornwall with Bude only being a 25 min drive away. Hide

Reviewed by Sandra, 15th July 2022

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We have just returned from a week at the Nuthatch and I can honestly say the cottage was perfect. It was very comfortable, spotlessly clean and had everything you could possibly imagine for a self-catering holiday. All rooms were spacious, with a enclosed garden for the dog, with additional paddocks for her to run around. Anna, the owner was lovelyRead more and the milk, biscuits and dog biscuit on arrival was a lovely touch and just what was needed after a long journey. Clovelly is a must visit. Hide

Reviewed by Alison, 1st July 2022

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Reviewed by Jonathan, 1st June 2022

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The house was stunning. Location is amazing.

Reviewed by Camilla, 7th May 2022

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Highly recommend this cottage! The owners are perfect hosts and gave us excellent recommendations on where to eat. The cottage is very clean and well equipped. Lovely quiet location, was lovely to wake up to the sound of birds. The large enclosed garden was perfect for our puppy and there also further fields to walk around which is a bonus. Fresh eRead moreggs, milk and dog biscuits on arrival was a lovely thoughtful touch. Will definitely return next year. Hide

Reviewed by Julie, 22nd April 2022

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Fabulous, quiet location. Very rural. Parking easily accessible. Cottage very clean and well presented. Some very nice touches such as a tea tray with biscuits upon arrival, supply of fresh farm eggs and dog biscuits, towel, etc. Beds very comfortable. Reasonably equipped kitchen and more than sufficient for most holiday occupants. Living room veryRead more cosy. Fabulous shower with lots of hot water. Hide

Reviewed by Marie, 15th April 2022

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Idyllic cottage, in a beautiful location, spotlessly clean, with owners who are very friendly and welcoming. So much to see and do in the surrounding area.

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