High quality, self-catering detached garden cottage, sleeps 2 to 4
Situated in a secluded location near centre of Bampton with easy access to local amenities and countryside
Garden cottage on approach
Garden cottage living area
is a recently refurbished detached one bedroom property tucked away in a
secluded position within the Bampton conservation area. Decorated and
furnished to a high standard this property provides comfortable
accommodation with easy access to all local facilities.
Bampton has an excellent supply of local services, including 2 award winning restaurants, 4 pubs, fish and chip bar, 2 convenience stores, post office, chemist, green grocer, butchers and bakery, all selling local produce. In addition there is small library and a gallery selling local painting, pottery and other items produced by local crafts people.
A number of National Trust properties are easily accessible, and there are several footpaths and bridleways in and around the area which provide magnificent views of Bampton and the surrounding area. With the North and South coasts within easy access and the River Exe and Wimbleball Lake in close proximity, opportunities to take part in water sports are plentiful, e.g. surfing (local surfing schools at Croyde and Woolacombe), Sailing, fly, coarse and sea fishing, canoeing. A range of other outdoor pursuits are also available.
The Bampton Fair (last Thursday in October) and the music and entertainment provided by After the Fair on the following weekend are nationally renowned.
Garden Cottage therefore provides a perfect self catering base for those who wish to either have an active holiday or take time out to relax in beautiful and comfortable surroundings.
Garden cottage is located within the village of Bampton
The village of Bampton lies on the outskirts of Exmoor
Cooker, fridge, microwave iron, ironing board, clothes airer, satellite TV, DVD, easily adjustable wall mounted heaters, flame effect stove, Barbecue and patio set for 4 persons. All bed linen (duvet) and towels are provided and changed weekly. Cottage is cleaned weekly.
Access to Garden Cottage is on one level both into and inside the property. Driveway, parking area and patio all gravelled.
Small private patio area with table chairs and barbecue. Private off road parking adjacent to cottage.
Exeter airport is 45 minutes drive. Bristol airport one hour drive, Tiverton Parkway rail station is 20 minutes drive. Tiverton bus and coach station is 20 minutes drive. A car is desirable to access all the local attractions. Bampton also has a local bus service. All travel times are approximate.
Dulverton is 10 minutes drive, Exmoor – 20 minutes, Tiverton – 15 minutes, Exeter – 45 minutes, Taunton – 30 minutes, Wimbleball Lake (fishing, sailing, canoeing) – 20 minutes, Ilfracombe, Woolacombe, Sidmouth, Branscombe – 1 hour.