View towards the detached cottage
Enjoy eating al fresco in the large enclosed garden
View of the garden
View of the garden perfect for those four legged friends
Rear view of the property
Explore the stunning Exmoor National Park
The famous village of Clovelly nearby
Large enclosed private garden
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Lantern Cross Cottage

Beaford, Devon
VE We’re good to go scheme
Sleeps 8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 3
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 3
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Games / Play facilities
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautiful rural setting with no immediate neighbours and countryside views, in two acres of private grounds which is fully fenced and enclosed. Retains much of its original charm and character with inglenook fireplace, wooden flooring and exposed beams
  • Small, pretty village of Beaford is less than a mile away with pub and restaurant to enjoy
  • Perfectly located to enjoy all North Devon has to offer. Only a short drive away from the glorious beaches of Saunton Sands, Croyde and Westward Ho!, the traffic free Tarka Trail, Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks and RHS Garden Rosemoor

 

Property code: LANTC

Set within 2 private acres of ground with countryside views, this superb cottage retains original charm with inglenook fireplaces, exposed beams, woodburner, enclosed garden with a shop 2.3 miles and pub within 1 mile.

Conveniently located on the A3124, you will be close to the village of Beaford some 0.8 miles away with its arts centre and 5 miles from the Cavalier Town of Torrington, making it a convenient place to holiday, being close to a huge range of amenities such as RHS Rosemoor Gardens and Torrington 1646. Watch glass being blown at Dartington Crystal before enjoying a traditional Devon cream tea in the adjoining restaurant. Other interesting places to visit include Clovelly, a cliff-side fishing village with steep cobbled streets leading down to the harbour. The market town of Bideford with its weekly pannier market, Burton Art Gallery, Victoria Park and historic quayside are worth a look. For those who enjoy walking or cycling the Tarka Trail (a former railway line which runs from Braunton - Meeth) is nearby and offers a safe and level walkway for children and adults alike, with a few welcome watering holes along the way. You will be situated within easy driving distance to both Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks.

On entering the cottage, you will discover it retains many of its original features including exposed beams, wooden flooring and low/narrow doorways. The Lounge has a feature inglenook fireplace, Smart TV , DVD, ipod dock and lovely views over the patio and garden. Smaller cosy lounge with woodburner, Smart TV, DVD and hi-fi, excellent for quiet time or a separate area for children. Leading then to the Dining room which perfect for special occasions, with inglenook fireplace, woodburner, table football table and hi-fi. The family sized kitchen is also on the ground floor with a range of fitted units, dishwasher, dual fuel cooker, washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer, microwave, TV and many useful extras. Along with a handy Utility room ideal for storage of shoes and coats or fishing rods, surfboards and bicycles. And 2 separate and convenient WCs are also located on the ground floor.

The accommodation also offers split levels with four bedrooms all on the first floor which is perfect for two families holidaying together. These bedrooms can be accessed via 2 separate staircases. The first stairway takes you up to 1 twin and 1 master double with exposed beams, TV, DVD, washbasin and vanity unit along with a separate bathroom with shower over bath and WC and a separate shower room. The second staircase leads to 2 spacious bedrooms, one which can be configured either as a Super King double or as a twin and the second a twin as well as another family bathroom. There is an interconnecting passage between the 2 middle bedrooms which can be open or closed depending on your party make up.

Heading outside you can find a 2 acre, fully fenced and enclosed rear garden and patio area with BBQ and garden furniture perfect for alfresco dining.

There is also ample off road parking at the front of the cottages.

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

  • 4 bedrooms -1 double, 1 double/twin and 2 twin rooms
  • 2 bathrooms, 1 shower room and 2 separate WC on the ground floor
  • 2 Smart TVs, and 3 other TVs, DVD, HiFi, IPOD doc
  • Table football table
  • Ample off-road parking to the front of the property
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Wi-Fi included (Airband fixed wireless superfast broadband)
  • 3 dogs welcome
  • 2 acres of private grounds with fully fenced and enclosed garden
  • Please note that the maximum occupancy is 8 including any infants in the party
  • Secure gun cabinet also available
  • Sandy beach at Westward Ho! 14 miles, shop 2.3 miles

Julie Clarke

This property has been let with us for over 10 years and is managed by Julie.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 15 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Claire, 5th September 2021

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We had a wonderful stay at Lantern Cross Cottage, the equipment and furnishings are all high end making your stay very comfortable. The garden is glorious and all safely fenced for the dogs, we would love to return.

Reviewed by Brian, 28th August 2021

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My family and myself had a wonderful time, the weather was kind to us, spent most of the time in the wonderful garden

Reviewed by Scott, 23rd August 2021

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Reviewed by Ellen, 31st July 2021

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This cottage is absolutely amazing it is beautifully laid out equipped with everything you need. The garden is a dream if you have children or dogs. Lots to do in a thirty mile radius. The actual set up of the cottage is great if two families go as you have your own annex nearly but dont take our word for it go on the site and see how beautiful it Read moreis Hide

Reviewed by Caroline, 26th July 2021

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The cottage is large and spacious, with everything you need for a self catering holiday, the garden is amazing great for the little ones and dogs. We would definitely book again if we were returning to this part of Devon in the future.

Reviewed by Sue, 12th June 2021

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A lovely cottage, in a good location. Garden great for the dog & bbq. Fantastic weather, would recommend for a family get together. Thank you for the wine, enjoyed whilst watching the sunset

Reviewed by daniel, 6th June 2021

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This cottage is incredible and we, a party of 5 had a brilliant 5 days no complaints at all! It was lovely and clean and the cottage had everything you needed and more, was a home from home! The garden was insane, our dog absolutely loved it, we had 3 good days of sunshine and was never inside. Would highly highly recommend and will definitely stayRead more again!! Hide

Reviewed by Sofia, 1st May 2021

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Reviewed by Christine, 23rd December 2020

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Fantastic well equipped holiday cottage.

Reviewed by Gary, 24th October 2020

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The cottage was beautiful, very clean and well equipped, garden was exceptional and perfect for the dogs. Plenty of space inside and out! We loved our week despite the wet weather!

Reviewed by Clint, 5th September 2020

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Lovely place to stay and good for our 2 dogs to run without worrying about escaping

Reviewed by Annette, 8th August 2020

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We enjoyed a week at Lantern Cross, there were 8 of us in the party and the cottage was plenty big enough for us all. We loved the 2 staircases and the connecting corridor upstairs, its perfect for 2 families holidaying together, we still had our own private space and family bathroom. The cottage was so well equipped with all the cooking utensils aRead morend pans you would need to cook a family meal for 8 people. The garden was gorgeous and is perfect for keeping children of any age entertained. Hide

Reviewed by Michael, 22nd December 2019

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Amazing location and huge cottage / so much space, enough for the whole family to enjoy. Garden is huge, dogs loved running around in it, and lovely to stroll in the morning and take in the view. Fires lit, telly on, wine in hand - magical! What a wonderful place to spend Christmas - already talking of returning!

Reviewed by Lindsay, 26th October 2019

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We were a family of 5 adults and 2 children and a dog, lantern cross was perfect for us. We had loads of space, toilets and the fabulous 2 acre garden. I would highly recommend the cottage. Everything was a high standard and felt like home. I loved the dining room as we were able to all sit together to eat. It is a perfect cottage to base yourself Read morein exploring Devon. Looking forward to going back. Hide

Reviewed by Angela, 16th September 2019

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Very spacious accommodation. Very well equipped. Very comfortable, great that wi fi was available. Lovely inside. Garden was great lots of space.

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