View towards the garden and rear of the property
The impressive entrance hall
The quiet lounge
Relax and take some time
Stylish and elegant lounge
Fabulous kitchen
Superb social space
Dining area looking out on the terrace
Large dining table looking back towards the kitchen
Lets celebrate!
Room to cook, chat and chill
Superb kitchen layout
Coffee in the library anyone?
Comfortable library
Room to sit and enjoy a good read
Library with open fire
Ground floor WC
Glamorous staircase to bedrooms
Quality bed linen and towels (room 3)
Master bedroom with TV and seating area (room 3)
En-suite to master bedroom (room 3)
Separate shower and Slipper bath (room 3)
Zip-and-link pretty mauve room (room 4)
 View and en-suite to mauve room (room 4)
Spacious mauve room (room 4)
Another immaculate bedroom (room 6)
Dressing area (room 6)
Five foot bed in duck egg blue (room 1)
The enclosed lawned garden
Kitchen doors open onto the terrace
Enclosed terrace with garden furniture
Raised terrace with steps to lawned garden
Enjoy the stunning garden
Beautiful water features
View towards the property
Ample parking
1 / 36  View towards the garden and rear of the property
2 / 36  The impressive entrance hall
3 / 36  The quiet lounge
4 / 36  Relax and take some time
5 / 36  Stylish and elegant lounge
6 / 36  Fabulous kitchen
7 / 36  Superb social space
8 / 36  Dining area looking out on the terrace
9 / 36  Large dining table looking back towards the kitchen
10 / 36  Lets celebrate!
11 / 36  Room to cook, chat and chill
12 / 36  Superb kitchen layout
13 / 36  Coffee in the library anyone?
14 / 36  Comfortable library
15 / 36  Room to sit and enjoy a good read
16 / 36  Library with open fire
17 / 36  Ground floor WC
18 / 36  Glamorous staircase to bedrooms
19 / 36  Quality bed linen and towels (room 3)
20 / 36  Master bedroom with TV and seating area (room 3)
21 / 36  En-suite to master bedroom (room 3)
22 / 36  Separate shower and Slipper bath (room 3)
23 / 36  Zip-and-link pretty mauve room (room 4)
24 / 36   View and en-suite to mauve room (room 4)
25 / 36  Spacious mauve room (room 4)
26 / 36  Another immaculate bedroom (room 6)
27 / 36  Dressing area (room 6)
28 / 36  Five foot bed in duck egg blue (room 1)
29 / 36  The enclosed lawned garden
30 / 36  Kitchen doors open onto the terrace
31 / 36  Enclosed terrace with garden furniture
32 / 36  Raised terrace with steps to lawned garden
33 / 36  Enjoy the stunning garden
34 / 36  Beautiful water features
35 / 36  View towards the property
36 / 36  Ample parking

The Mount,

Bideford, Devon
Sleeps 12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms 6
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
5
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Fishing onsite / nearby
Luxury
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Stunning detached house set in an elevated position with impressive garden and parking in the historic market town of Bideford
  • Only a 6 minute level stroll into town where you will find a bustling quayside with shops, pubs and eateries 
  • Nearby attractions include The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, Clovelly and RHS Rosemoor Gardens
Property code: 09045

Situated in 'The Little White Town' of Bideford, this Georgian house offers luxurious accommodation. Sitting in its own private gardens, and just a short stroll of pubs, restaurants and quayside.

Bideford sits astride the South West Coast Path and offers access to the Tarka Trail, a long-distance track and cycle way which follows the old railway line alongside the river. There is much to see in the area with attractions to suit all including The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, Clovelly, RHS Rosemoor Gardens and much more. The surfing beaches of Westward Ho!, Saunton Sands and Croyde are all an easy drive. Stroll into town where there is a bustling quayside with shops, pubs and eateries. In the evenings enjoy a BBQ or just sit back and relax on the large terrace.

On entering this beautiful house, you are greeted by a spacious entrance hall with imposing staircase. To your left is a comfortable and cosy lounge with coal effect gas fire. There is a second lounge/library which is ideal for quiet reading with a large selection of books and open fire. At the end of the hallway is a light and airy open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner which is superbly furnished with TV/DVD and French doors that open onto the terrace. The stylish kitchen area has an island unit and is surrounded by a large range style electric oven and gas hob, large fridge and dishwasher. The utility room which is accessed up a couple of steps has an American style fridge/freezer, microwave, washing machine and a tumble dryer. There is also a separate WC, off the entrance hall. There is also an addional separate formal dining room which can seat 10.

Heading up the staircase there are six bedrooms all with en-suite facilites as shown. Room 1. Decorated in calming duck egg blue has a double bed with TV, and en-suite shower room and WC. Room 2. Taupe and grey, a double, perfect for children (can be made into twins) with TV, en-suite large walk in shower and WC. Room 3. The large master bedroom is a super-kingsize zip-and-link (which can be made up as a twin on request) with TV, DVD player, en-suite bathroom with roll-top bath, separate shower and WC. Room 4. Decorated in shades of mauve is made up as a super-kingsize (which can be made up as a twin on request) with TV, en-suite shower room with WC. Room 5. This room is a small double, with en-suite shower room with WC (please note this bedroom has no TV). Room 6. A large bedroom is also decorated in duck egg blue has a super-kingsize (which can be made up as a twin on request) with TV, en-suite bathroom with shower over bath and WC.

Stepping outside there is a large gated terrace with garden furniture. Steps lead down to the lawn area accessed via a gate, (care required), the lawn area has a small pond, water feature and separate patio with BBQ. There is ample off-road parking for up to six cars.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 6 bedrooms – Individual room, bed make up is shown below, please note all rooms are made up as shown unless requested at time of booking
  • Room 1 has a double bed (5ft)
  • Room 2 has a double size (5ft) can be made into a twin (for children) 
  • Rooms 3/4 & 6 are made up as super-kingsize (zip-and-link beds which can be made up as a twin on request at time of booking)
  • Room 5 has a small double bed (4ft 6)
  • 2 en-suite bathrooms, 4 en-suite shower rooms and 1 separate WC
  • Electric range oven and gas hob, fridge and dishwasher
  • Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, American style fridge/freezer and microwave
  • Open fire in library (first basket of logs included)
  • Separate formal dining room seating 10
  • Electric and gas central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 6 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no smoking
  • 2 dog welcome
  • Wii console available
  • Beach 2 miles, pub, shops and restaurants within walking distance
  • TV/DVD in lounge/kitchen/diner and bedroom 3 plus TV's in room 1,2,3,4 & 6.
  • Charcoal BBQ available

Rachel Loosemore

This property joined our collection in 2017 and is managed by Rachel.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 20 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Alan, 2nd August 2019

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Our party ranged from 2 and a half years old to 69 year old and everyone had a great holiday.

Reviewed by Peter, 19th July 2019

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The is was the perfect venue for a larger party. 6 rooms (5 large double and one smaller double room) all with en suite. Plenty of parking (6 at a squeeze, 5 more realistically) and plenty of communal rooms to enjoy, plus a wonderful garden and patio. We were a party of 10 adults and 5 children (0 - 5) and we could easily lose each other. Huge lounRead morege and dining area and a spacious well equipped kitchen. The pretty little town is easy walking distance as is a large Morrison's. A wonderful house. Hide

Reviewed by Ali, 28th June 2019

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Reviewed by Arthur, 14th June 2019

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The house is beautiful and very well equipped. I have no idea how they have been able to remove every trace of dust in such a large house. The true test is when there is a problem, it is in the way that it is dealt with. We did have a small problem and it was dealt with effectively and happily. Nothing was too much trouble. I seriously recommend thRead moreis property wholeheartedly and hope that you will enjoy the experience as we did. Hide

Reviewed by Deborah, 7th June 2019

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Beautiful house and so well equipped. I would recommend a stay in this house whether a large family like ourselves (including young children) or a large group of friends. Location is great if you want to explore north Devon. It was a shame the weather didnt hold out during our stay as we didnt get to utilise the garden facilities. Truly great holidRead moreay house. Hide

Reviewed by Mike, 27th May 2019

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Reviewed by Olwen, 23rd May 2019

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This is a beautifully appointed and well-equipped house with 5 good sized ensuite bedrooms and a sixth smaller "cosy" ensuite bedroom. The house really is very convenient walking distance into town for restaurants, etc. but also well located to drive out to the many attractions in the local area. The split level garden offered numerous seating areaRead mores to catch the sun in late May. Hide

Reviewed by Sarah, 26th April 2019

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This property ticked all the boxes for our group of four couples who wanted large house with all en-suite bedrooms , and furnished to high standard and this was it , the house is lovely beds all very comfortable , well equipped kitchen with nice crockery . Easy walk into Bideford and found couple really good places to eat . Other nights we did takeRead more turns to cook . Would definitely recommend . Nice welcome gift and flowers from owners , thanks . Hide

Reviewed by Tom, 19th April 2019

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Our 10th family holiday and all agreed the best quality property. Layout of the house was perfect for us, with 6 en-suite bedrooms, a superbly equipped kitchen, lovely sitting and dining areas, with dining table that was a pleasure to sit around together, a games room and two more comfortable quiet rooms. The garden was superb for all of us to enjoRead morey, including the two dogs, being large and safe. Location proved perfect, with Tarka Trail, beaches and Clovelly in easy reach. Hide

Reviewed by Tessa, 12th April 2019

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Reviewed by Nigel, 8th March 2019

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Reviewed by Jacqueline, 25th January 2019

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A beautiful house, stylishly furnished and immaculately clean. We stayed here to celebrate the birthday of our daughter and had a mixture of friends and family staying throughout the week. The various sitting rooms available made it perfect for when you just wanted to read a book, or when everyone wanted a pre dinner drink we would all gather in thRead moree large sitting area next to the kitchen. We will definitely visit again. Hide

Reviewed by Claire, 29th December 2018

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Brilliant location, very comfortable beds and furnishings, kitchen very well equipped, perfect for our family of 10!

Reviewed by Vanessa, 22nd December 2018

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This is a perfect home to stay with family and friends. It is a beautiful place that has everything you need to relax and all enjoy yourselves. The house was welcoming with wonderful Christmas decorations and the host Andrew was a delight and very accommodating. I would definitely recommend it. Thank you

Reviewed by Susan, 30th November 2018

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Most amazing house. Everything you will ever need. Top quality beds and bedding, had the best sleep ever. Would highly recommend this house. Excellent location .

Reviewed by Morgan, 15th November 2018

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The Mount is without doubt the most tasteful and well appointed house we have stayed in. It feels like a lovely home that we have borrowed for a few days. Everything has been taken care of by the owners and when we had questions they were very helpful. If you are looking for first class home for a truly memorable holiday then this is it. The realitRead morey is even better than the description and photographs. Hide

Reviewed by Michael, 2nd November 2018

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Reviewed by Sheila, 21st September 2018

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We had a fabulous long weekend stay . The weather wasnt great but the house is so well equipped and comfortable that we amused ourselves. All the bedrooms were great , the twin smaller but still a nice room . Beds and bedding really comfortable. Kitchen extremely well equipped . Owners very helpful . A really great rental property , highly recommenRead moreded. Hide

Reviewed by Thea, 24th August 2018

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Reviewed by Stephen, 17th August 2018

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Well equipped and lots of character. Most well placed and although in a relatively quiet location still very near to Bideford town easily accessible on foot. Also well placed for traveling out to places of interest-we had a most enjoyable week.

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View towards the garden and rear of the property
The impressive entrance hall
The quiet lounge
Relax and take some time
Stylish and elegant lounge
Fabulous kitchen
Superb social space
Dining area looking out on the terrace
Large dining table looking back towards the kitchen
Lets celebrate!
Room to cook, chat and chill
Show 24 moreSuperb kitchen layout

Location

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