Peace and tranquility awaits
Countryside views
Lounge with flatscreen TV and wood burner
Relax by the log burner
Lounge leading to kitchen/dining area
Kitchen/dining area leading to enclosed garden
Lounge leading to patio area
Kitchen/dining area leading into lounge
King-size bedroom
Shower room
Enjoy the rear enclosed garden
A spot of afternoon tea?
Enjoy the surroundings
With wonderful countryside views
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12 / 14  A spot of afternoon tea?
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14 / 14  With wonderful countryside views

Lime Kiln Cottage,

Bampton (3mls W), Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 2
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Secluded cottage, sleeping two guests, near Bampton
  • Eco-friendly facilities throughout the property
  • Set within 24 acres of land for walks and exploration
  • Peaceful woodland walks direct from the property
  • Close to Exmoor National Park for treks, wildlife and views
  • Situated on the Devon/Somerset border for convenience
Property code: LIMKC

Attractive cottage situated on the owner’s farmland with resident chickens and pigs, surrounded by idyllic woodlands, and within a short drive of Exmoor National Park.

This property enjoys a wonderfully tranquil rural location, within twenty-four acres of land in the scenic woodland of the Exe Valley. The historic charter town of Bampton is just three miles away, and offers a range of pubs, bistros, and shops, as well as the interesting Norman motte, which visitors can climb to enjoy views over the town and the surrounding area. Active types will enjoy the fact that Exmoor National Park is just six miles from the property, offering miles of scenic walking routes and cycle paths, which stretch into neighbouring Somerset and down to the coast. For those in search of beaches, there are a number of wonderful sandy beaches less than an hour’s drive away, including those in Ilfracombe, Croyde, and Minehead.

Double doors from the patio area open straight into the spacious and welcoming lounge/kitchen/diner of this eco-friendly property. The property is served by solar panels, as well as the private log boiler which provides lovely hot water with minimal environmental impact. The living area is heated by a wood burner which sits in the corner of the room, where comfortable sofas provide a relaxing place to cosy up and enjoy the TV/DVD, and radio. The kitchen area, which is set off to the rear of the room, is equipped with an oven, hob, fridge, dishwasher, and washing machine. The property has one bedroom: a restful room with a king-size bed, next to which is the shower room with its large shower cubicle and WC.

Outside, there is a small seating area to the front of the property which has attractive valley views, whilst to the rear of the property is an enclosed garden with a lawn seating area. Guests are also able to explore the farm’s twenty-four acres of land, and pay a visit to the resident pigs and chickens. There is ample off-road parking available.

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

  • 1 king-size bedroom
  • 1 shower room with WC
  • TV/DVD, and radio
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs provided)
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Oven, hob, microwave, fridge with ice tray, dishwasher, and washing machine
  • Electric and heating included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Ample off-road parking
  • Private water supply from spring
  • Shop and pub 3 miles, beach 35 miles

This property joined our collection in 2015 and is managed by Kerry.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 11 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Helen, 10th August 2019

The cottage had everything you would need, it was cosey, peaceful, and comfortable. The drive up to the cottage was a little daunting, however, after doing the drive a couple of times it was not a problem. There was a welcome pack of bread, eggs and milk which was a very nice touch. We picked this cottage because of the peacefulness, and remotenessRead more, there was a family staying in the adjoining cottege, we didn't hear them at all. Overall a perfect holiday. Hide

Reviewed by Iona, 18th May 2019

A fabulous cottage for our base to reach all the walks we like to do. The welcome pack was a very thoughtful thing for the owner to do. And even though the adjoining cottage was occupied it was a very peaceful relaxing holiday for us, the owners dog popped by to say hello and was lovely. Highly recommend a visit to lime kiln cottage especially the Read morewildlife Hide

Reviewed by Freda, 6th April 2019

Fantastic place to stay and absolutely perfect for our collie Barney. We are going to book the cottage again.

Reviewed by Alice, 1st April 2019

The cottage is beautiful! We stayed in Lime Kiln Cottage and it had everything you need to really enjoy your stay. Its very secluded away from the general public and is surrounded by a stunning landscape.

Reviewed by Peter, 29th December 2018

Lovely Cottage, in a very peaceful setting Owners welcoming

Reviewed by Keith, 10th November 2018

Lovely welcome gift of eggs, bread butter milk and lovely apple juice. Lovely super quiet surroundings just perfect for relaxing and unwinding, a great base for discovering Devon

Reviewed by Gabriela, 3rd November 2018

We had an amazing stay at the Lime Kiln cottage. If you want some peace and quiet this is the place. The cottage is well equipped, in amazing condition and just really really homely. The views from the lounge were just lovely. We would love to come back and see more! We would wholeheartedly recommend it to anyone considering it.

Reviewed by Karen, 29th September 2018

Cosy and well equipped eco cottage in secluded location well placed for exploring all of Devon. Friendly hosts provided a delicious welcome pack. Enjoyable walks in the owners woodlands and fields with curious sheep in tow. Ideally suited for couples with dogs.

Reviewed by Michael, 25th August 2018

Very enjoyable and peaceful stay in late August. Not the easiest place to get to, but this is part of the appeal, being well away from the main roads and down a narrow steep track from a nearby lane. Enjoyable morning walks along the well-kept paths through the wood next to the cottage. Owner very friendly, helpful and generous with the home-grown Read moreproduce. Lots of good walks in the immediate vicinity and beautiful places to visit within an hour. Kitchen and lounge are well-equipped. Hide

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Peace and tranquility awaits
Countryside views
Lounge with flatscreen TV and wood burner
Relax by the log burner
Lounge leading to kitchen/dining area
Kitchen/dining area leading to enclosed garden
Lounge leading to patio area
Kitchen/dining area leading into lounge
King-size bedroom
Shower room
Enjoy the rear enclosed garden
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