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West Venn Fishermans Cottage - Ashwater, Beaworthy, Devon

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  • Spacious 3 bedroom 'barn conversion' cottage
  • 1 x large ensuite double, 2 x twin bedrooms & a family bathroom
  • 1 of 5 attractive farm cottages in a lovely country setting
  • Cosy log burning stove
  • Situated on the Devon & Cornwall border
  • Fishing, 'pets corner', indoor games room & play area
  • Lovely open plan dining living area with log burning stove
  • Closest beach - Bude & Saunton Sands, Northam & Westwood Ho!
  • Close to Dartmoor, Bude & the North Devon coast & beaches
  • Wide range of activities & things to do close by
  • WiFi is available & free of charge
  • Pets welcome - £20 each (max 2)
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Property Overview

With a wealth of attractions only a short drive away, West Venn is ideally located for anyone wanting to enjoy the local Devon and Cornwall areas. From beautiful countryside including Dartmoor to tranquil and pretty fishing villages, sandy beaches, stunning coves, fun family days out to action packed adventures, the local area provides something for everyone.

In the tranquil village of Ashwater, only 40 minutes from Dartmoor, West Venn Cottages consists of 5 farm cottages, arranged in a pretty courtyard setting and a further cottage in the heart of the village. Sleeping 2-8 people or up to 22, plus cots, if booked altogether, West Venn Cottages offer the perfect solution to your holiday needs.

The farm cottages have been converted to a very high standard and retain many of their original character features, including high ceilings and exposed beams, whilst our cottage in the village of Ashwater has been recently developed to
provide a comfortable modern living arrangement, yet still maintaining that romantic country charm, and with its' own private rear garden.

Fisherman's Cottage has very spacious accommodation with large master bedroom, two dining areas and a cosy space around the log burner to relax after a busy day. Parents will love watching the children play in the games room and all the outdoor space West Venn Farm has to offer.

This is 1 of 5 attractive and spacious barn conversions set in a delightful country setting with games barn and pets corner for the younger ones.

Dogs are charged at £20 for up to 7 nights.

Fishing: With exclusive fishing right on the doorstep at West Venn on the well stocked lake there are carp up to 20lb, bream to 7lb, pike to 12lb, catfish to 30lb and roach, perch and gudgeon too.

Fishing is £7.00 per day or £20.00 for the whole week of your stay per person per rod. Children under 12 fish for free

The area is rich with fishing options throughout with sea fishing and for the also game angler & coarse fisherman too. From Fly fishing for salmon and sea trout and with many lakes and rivers close by there is something or everyone.

Property Facilities
Local Area & Highlights
  • First Floor
  • Large double bedroom with sloping ceilings, furnished with TV & DVD player, ensuite shower room with W/C & hand basin
  • 2 x twin bedrooms
  • Ground Floor
  • Family bathroom - shower over bath, W/C & hand basin
  • Open plan living & dining room
  • Cosy wood burning stove - 1 bag of logs are provided FOC & thereafter chargeable & available on site if required
  • TV, DVD, CD player
  • 2 x leather sofas
  • Dining table with seating for 6 people
  • Fully equipped Kitchen with small dining table
  • Dishwasher, washer / dryer
  • Outside - Courtyard with garden furniture
  • Parking close by
  • WiFi available free of charge in each cottage
  • All bedding, bed linen & towels are provided
  • Beds all made up for arrival
  • Electricity is included in price shown
  • Travel cot & high chair available
  • Dogs are charged at £20 each (max 2)
  • No smoking please
  • West Venn is centrally located to enjoy many local attractions, the coast and beaches, theme parks and family activity centres.
  • Beaches include Bude, Saunton Sands & Westwood Ho!
  • Hartland Point is south of Clovelly, with it's dramatic views & lighthouse
  • Tintagel, steeped in history & home of King Arthur, is a short drive away (49 mins)
  • Boscastle village (47 mins drive)
  • Port Issac (1hr drive) - where Doc Martin is filmed
  • Torrington, home to Dartington Crystal & RHS Gardens at Rosemoor, are close by, only a 40 mins drive away
  • Plymouth, just over an hour's drive away boasts an excellent aquarium, theatre and pavilion and the trendy Barbican area
  • For the younger ones there are just too many attractions & activities to list
Local Facilities
Options & Additional Information
  • On-site games room - darts, TV, table football, pool & air hockey table
  • Local pub - Village Inn in Ashwater (2 miles)
  • Village shop & post office in Ashwater
  • Small market town of Holsworthy is approx. 13 mins by car & has a Waitrose, several inns, cafés & tea rooms
  • Launceston is a town steeped in history & is approx. 20 mins by car, there is a Tesco here too
  • Animals on the farm include pygmy goats, pigs, lambs, cows & calves, Shetland ponies, chickens & ducks (livestock on the farm is subject to breeding & rearing seasons & between the months of October & March the animal stock is reduced)
  • Guests are welcome to help feed the animals & bottle feed the young lambs
  • 9 acres of woodland & nature trails - great for bird spotting & walking the dogs
  • A small stream provides the boundary & also a home to the wild brown trout
  • £100 Deposit is required on booking, balance is due 4 weeks beforehand
  • Arrival from 2.00pm & 11.00am departure
  • Electricity is included in price shown
  • Cot & highchair available
  • Dogs are charged at £20 each (max 2)
  • All duvets & towels are provided
  • WiFi is included & free of charge
  • No smoking please
  • Logs are available for the wood burner - 1 bag of logs are provided FOC & thereafter chargeable & available on site if required
  • Short breaks available all year round - 3/4 night breaks - Fri & Mon start days
  • There is no security deposit chargeable but any damage or breakages must be paid for in full before departure please
  • Booking Terms: Click here to view full booking and hire conditions

For further information please contact Waterside Breaks on 01252 339020