View across the croquet lawn
Croquet lawn with great views
Beautful dining area with countryside views
Tastefully designed room
Dine together with all the family
Gorgeous kitchen area with stunning farmhouse style table
Patio doors leading to gardens
Snug area just off the kitchen area
Welcome hamper
Stunning lounge area
Relax in the evenings in front of the Smart TV or with a good book
Second snug area off the kitchen with TV and wood burner
Afternoon tea in front of the woodburner
View from the snug into the kitchen
Spacious super-king size bedroom
View towards this stunning house
Stunning countryside views to be enjoyed from the two main bedrooms
Door leading to en-suite bathroom
Bathroom complete with roll-top bath and shower
Views to be enjoyed from the bath
King-size bedroom with stunning views
Pretty details and character features retained
Zip-and-link twin bedroom (can be made into a super-king-size on request)
Bunk bedroom, great for the kids!
Gorgeous views to be enjoyed from this room too
Complete with toy box and cuddly toys
Further family bathroon with bath and shower
The circular drive at the front of the property
Wander around the established shared gardens
Fabulous views from the grounds
Relax in the garden, complete with outside furniture
1 / 31  View across the croquet lawn
2 / 31  Croquet lawn with great views
3 / 31  Beautful dining area with countryside views
4 / 31  Tastefully designed room
5 / 31  Dine together with all the family
6 / 31  Gorgeous kitchen area with stunning farmhouse style table
7 / 31  Patio doors leading to gardens
8 / 31  Snug area just off the kitchen area
9 / 31  Welcome hamper
10 / 31  Stunning lounge area
11 / 31  Relax in the evenings in front of the Smart TV or with a good book
12 / 31  Second snug area off the kitchen with TV and wood burner
13 / 31  Afternoon tea in front of the woodburner
14 / 31  View from the snug into the kitchen
15 / 31  Spacious super-king size bedroom
16 / 31  View towards this stunning house
17 / 31  Stunning countryside views to be enjoyed from the two main bedrooms
18 / 31  Door leading to en-suite bathroom
19 / 31  Bathroom complete with roll-top bath and shower
20 / 31  Views to be enjoyed from the bath
21 / 31  King-size bedroom with stunning views
22 / 31  Pretty details and character features retained
23 / 31  Zip-and-link twin bedroom (can be made into a super-king-size on request)
24 / 31  Bunk bedroom, great for the kids!
25 / 31  Gorgeous views to be enjoyed from this room too
26 / 31  Complete with toy box and cuddly toys
27 / 31  Further family bathroon with bath and shower
28 / 31  The circular drive at the front of the property
29 / 31  Wander around the established shared gardens
30 / 31  Fabulous views from the grounds
31 / 31  Relax in the garden, complete with outside furniture

The Old Rectory

Bude (4mls SW), Cornwall
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 3
4
star
Complex of properties
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Luxury
Family friendly
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautiful property within the Grade II former Rectory
  • Stunning kitchen and dining area for families to dine and socialise together
  • Ideal for families looking for a smart and stylish base from which to explore
  • A mix of traditional features but with a contemporary feel
  • A perfect place to explore the whole of North Cornwall and Devon
Property code: 75048

A complex of 3 cottages (sleeping a total of 14) that sit at the end of a private drive, located on the edge of the charming village of Kilkhampton, this is the ideal spot from which you can explore all North Cornwall and Devon.

Perfectly placed on the edge of the village of Kilkhampton which offers a choice of two traditional inns, village stores, a great selection of takeaways, easy access onto the A39 and just a short drive to Sandymouth beach. The popular seaside town of Bude is just slightly further afield and boasts a wide range of independent shops, restaurants, bars and a choice of three sandy beaches plus many more leisure facilities. Alternatively, head further along the coast on either the Cornish or Devon side and explore the rugged coastline and numerous picturesque fishing villages such as Hartland, Clovelly, Boscastle and Port Isaac. Other attractions accessible from here include Trethorne Leisure Park and Tamar Lakes offering a wealth of water sports, superb fishing and great walks.

Sitting at the end end of a long private drive and pretty duck pond on one side. As you approach this beautiful complex of properties, The Old Rectory is set back behind a circular driveway that frames the impressive main house. The former Rectory  brushes past the large croquet lawn and has panoramic countryside views beyond. Guests will relish returning to these beautiful properties after a day’s exploring and where quality and style are ever present. The largest of the properties this elegant home provides spacious accommodation for friends or families wishing to holiday together. Stepping into the property through the main doors you are greeted by an impressive entrance hall, to your right is a formal dining room with large table great for celebratory meals. Walking through the dining room leads to a fabulous kitchen/diner and snug lounge – well fitted and equipped in a shaker style with an electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher and large American style fridge/freezer. A large farmhouse table makes for easy, less formal mealtimes. The snug area is a warm and comfy space with stone fireplace and wood burner, sofas and chairs and wall mounted TV. A separate utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge. Separate WC and boot room. Heading back to the hallway there is the sitting room to the left of the entrance with a Smart TV. Back to the entrance hall the glamorous winding staircase leads to a half landing level where you have a zip-and-link twin (which can be made into a super-king double on request). Family bathroom with bath and hand held shower, separate shower and WC. Up a few steps to the main landing are a further three bedrooms one spacious king-size sleigh bed, one bunk room and finally the master room comprising of a super-king-size sleigh bed, with countryside views - steps lead down to a superb en-suite bathroom with freestanding slipper bath, separate shower and WC and fabulous views.

Stepping outside there is an open area with garden furniture and charcoal BBQ - Further to this, enjoy a game of croquet (equipment provided) on the lawn or stroll out and explore the land surrounding the property and the fabulous views. There is off-road parking for three cars. Guests have access to a shared laundry room which also provides secure storage for wet suits surfboards, bikes etc.

  • 4 Bedrooms –1 zip and link twin (which can be made into a super-king-size on request), 1 king-size, 1 bunk room and 1 super-king-size
  • 1 En-suite bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower, 1 bathroom with separate shower and separate WC downstairs
  • Electric oven and hob, aga (only on during winter months), microwave, American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher, Nespresso machine and juicer
  • Shared utility room with washing machine and tumble drier a perfect space for hanging wetsuits etc
  • Wood burner in snug  (first basket of logs included)
  • Off-road parking for up to 4 cars 
  • Complex of 3 properties
  • Beach 5 miles, pubs and shops walking distance
  • Charcoal BBQ
  • Smart TV in kitchen/diner/snug and TV in second lounge and echo dot
  • This property can be booked with The Curates onsite to sleep a total of 12. Please enquire for more details
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 16:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • 3 dogs allowed. Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £350 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £40. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Amy Hancock

This property joined our collection in 2019 and is managed by Amy.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 24 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Colin, 26th September 2023

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The old rectory was a beautiful property and we throughly enjoyed our stay. Great location and fantastic gardens. We would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Nicola, 16th September 2023

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Reviewed by Sara, 29th July 2023

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Worth every penny! Can imagine it would be amazing at Christmas. Plenty of space, very comfortable and good location.

Reviewed by Sally, 17th June 2023

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The property is exceptional and well worth a second visit.

Reviewed by David, 10th June 2023

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Amazing beautiful house and grounds. The photos on the website do not portray the true size and proportion of the rooms and grounds. The house is so comfortable and spacious with picture perfect views from every room, so peaceful and relaxing with everything you need for your stay. Ideal location to explore the surrounding area. Certainly didn't waRead morent to leave at the end of our week would love to come back. Hide

Reviewed by Philip, 3rd June 2023

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Reviewed by Linda, 6th May 2023

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Overall, our Family thought it was a perfect home from home property. Plenty of space to have time to yourself. The outlook, views and size of the grounds were superb. Excellent for the dogs. Ideal for visiting other parts of the county.

Reviewed by Ali, 29th April 2023

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The Old Rectory is a lovely property in a beautiful tranquil setting. The accommodation is very spacious, comfortable and well appointed. The owners communicated well with us and provided extensive information about the house and the local area and they were very attentive during our stay. Would love to stay again.

Reviewed by Jill, 1st April 2023

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Wonderful . Its just perfect .

Reviewed by Nyesha, 24th March 2023

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Had an amazing trip and The old rectory is alive literally felt the heart of that home. Its a wonderful place and I do hope to return again. Nyesha Jane Farag I stayed on the 24th till the 27th March 2023

Reviewed by Karen, 18th February 2023

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Reviewed by Dickon, 23rd December 2022

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Great location and a wonderful play to stay - felt at home as soon as we walked through the door. All the family had a very relaxing Christmas - so much space that you could find your own little spot and get away from the hustle and bustle!

Reviewed by Grace, 29th October 2022

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We absolutely LOVED our stay at the Old Rectory. Cannot recommend this property more highly, it has everything you could need in gorgeous surroundings. The croquet set and the beautiful fire were our favourites. Close to Clovelly, Tintagel, and lots of other perfect day trips.

Reviewed by John, 10th September 2022

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An excellently equipped house in a great location. Communication with both the owners and booking agent was excellent

Reviewed by Paul, 27th August 2022

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We had a fantastic stay! The property and gardens were beautiful and big enough for our family. We loved the location as well, ideal as a very comfortable base to explore Bude and surrounding area. We enjoyed our holiday very much staying here and would absolutely love to stay here again in future!

Reviewed by Mark, 13th August 2022

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Amazing place has everything you could wish for, fantastic location for nearby beaches & more. The view from the house is fantastic

Reviewed by Rebecca, 30th July 2022

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What an amazing property!! We spent a week at the Old Rectory and didnt want to leave. Everything was absolutely spot on for our holiday a party of 4 adults, 3 children and 2 dogs and still had more than enough room to find of our own when needed. The best equipped property we have stayed in, there was nothing we needed and couldnt find. Great locaRead moretion for water sports, beach trips and country walks. Wouldnt think twice about staying again. Hide

Reviewed by Richard, 4th June 2022

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The Old Rectory is very impressive holiday accommodation with a grand country house feel in what is a delightful base to spend time when the weather is unkind. Wonderful gardens and well equipped it was an integral part of making our week special.

Reviewed by Robert, 28th May 2022

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We loved the house - so comfortable and spacious, really well equipped and great location

Reviewed by gemma, 21st May 2022

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Absolutely beautiful accommodation. Would love to visit again.

Reviewed by Debbie, 14th May 2022

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The Rectory was beautiful, spacious, comfortable and homely. Loved the gardens, views and location. Children loved playing hide and seek and we used the kitchen and snug for most of the holiday as it was perfect for us and the children and dogs. Everything you could wish for and more and cleanliness was second to none. Beds comfortable, facilities Read moreexcellent, location wonderful Hide

Reviewed by Ann, 7th May 2022

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Lovely cottage, lovely garden and lovely location. We have two young boys (aged 2 and 3) they loved taking their little cars round and round the dining room and kitchen. And rolling round the garden, mainly over their dad, having great fun.

Reviewed by Sharlotte, 30th April 2022

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Perfect! Beautiful house that is very well equipped. We loved the relaxed decor that is in keeping with the age of the building and the quirky little touches. We were able to relax and enjoy the grounds and views from every window. The beds were so comfy and we all slept well. The house is situated close to the village but far enough away to be peaRead moreceful. Great base for exploring the area. We highly recommend this holiday home. Only down side was having to go home at the end of our holiday Hide

Reviewed by Eddie, 23rd April 2022

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View across the croquet lawn
Croquet lawn with great views
Beautful dining area with countryside views
Tastefully designed room
Dine together with all the family
Gorgeous kitchen area with stunning farmhouse style table
Patio doors leading to gardens
Snug area just off the kitchen area
Welcome hamper
Stunning lounge area
Relax in the evenings in front of the Smart TV or with a good book
Show 19 moreSecond snug area off the kitchen with TV and wood burner

Location

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The Curates Wing At The Old Rectory

Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2

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