Shepherds Rest

Bude (6mls NE), North Devon

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The property is accessed via external steps - Shepherds Rest
The property is accessed via external steps
View towards the property - Shepherds Rest
View towards the property
Lounge - Shepherds Rest
Kitchen/diner - Shepherds Rest
Double bedroom - Shepherds Rest
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Twin bedoom  - Shepherds Rest
Twin bedoom
Single bedroom - Shepherds Rest
Single bedroom
Shared games barn - Shepherds Rest
Shared games barn
The beautiful lake onsite - Shepherds Rest
The beautiful lake onsite
The beautiful lake onsite - Shepherds Rest
The beautiful lake onsite

At a glance

  • Property code: SHEPH
  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Dogs allowed: 2
  • Changeover day: Saturday
  • Towels for hire
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available


  • Complex of properties
  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Internet access
  • Working farm
  • Games / Play facilities
  • Pub nearby
  • Shop nearby
  • Fishing onsite / nearby
  • Romantic
  • Family friendly
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About the property


Situated in a quiet and peaceful setting  within 150 acres with picturesque views across open fields towards Holsworthy. With a fully-fenced fishing lake, there is an extremely attractive and abundant mixture of flora and fauna around the many fields which are well worth a stroll.

The nearby cattle market town of Holsworthy offers a sports centre where you can enjoy a swim in the indoor heated pool, visit the weekly cattle and pannier market or enjoy the Holsworthy cycle route, a game of golf, go fishing, riding or just take a leisurely country stroll. The dramatic north Cornish coastline, surfing beaches and seaside attractions at Bude are a short drive and the rugged scenery of Dartmoor, Exmoor or Bodmin Moor are within easy distance. There are numerous tourist attractions in the area such as The Milky Way, The Big Sheep, Dartington Crystal, The Tamar Otter Park, King Arthur's Tintagel and National Trust properties are a selection.

Games barn: shared, with pool table and table tennis. Amenities: ample off-road parking. Bed linen, electric and Wi-Fi included. Night storage heating. Towels for hire. Garden furniture available. 2 dogs welcome. Additional info: should guests wish to share their holiday with friends the properties are adjacent to each other. Location: pubs, shops, Post Office 1 mile.

The upside-down style accommodation retains much of its original charm and character, with exposed beams to the upper floor areas and offers THREE bedrooms: downstairs, 1 double, 1 twin and 1 single. Bathroom: with separate shower and WC. Lounge: on the first floor with electric fire, TV, Freeview and DVD. Kitchen/diner: upstairs, well-equipped L-shaped room with dishwasher, microwave, washing machine, tumble dryer available, fridge/freezer and radio. Outside: enclosed garden and patio with BBQ. 

Dogs are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

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