22nd Feb 2019 - 4th Apr 2019
Bridesmere, a beautifully decorated converted Devon barn, in the Teign Valley on Dartmoor, sleeps 8. Bridesmere is one of 3 self-catering cottages at Clifford Barton which all have private fenced gardens, pet friendly, great for kids, 2-acre lake, 50-acre nature reserve and Games Barn.
Bridesmere was restored in Spring 2015. A former Devonshire barn in a rural setting on the Northern fringes of Dartmoor, it retains many of its original quirky features. It provides large, spacious accommodation over two levels for 8 guests, comprising of 3 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, separate toilet and utility area and a large upstairs open plan kitchen/living/dining room.
Bridesmere is detached and located on the western side of Clifford Barton courtyard with its own parking and a private garden to the rear. The garden is fenced, with views over a spruce forest towards Fingle Bridge, and features a fire pit perfect for BBQs or cooler evenings and a patio ideal for outdoor dining. On entering Bridesmere there is a good sized entrance hall with plenty of space for coats and footwear. A wide wooden staircase leads directly up to the first floor. Halfway up the stairs is a large glass door that provides direct access down some stone steps onto the patio and garden.
The first floor is open to the eaves and comprises a double bedroom, a shower room and an open plan living/dining/kitchen area.
The double bedroom has a king sized bed with a very comfortable 1500 pocket sprung mattress. There is a wardrobe, chest of drawers and a sofa.
The modern shower room comprises, shower, sink and toilet.
The upstairs floor retains its original slope from North to South and this is particularly noticeable in the kitchen/living room. The lounge area has two huge, soft tan leather Italian sofas and matching armchair to sink into, a 32-inch flat screen TV, DVD player (please note Bridesmere does not have a woodburner). Beyond this is a large dining table with 4 benches able to accommodate up to 12 people. The end of this room has an open plan handmade kitchen with large wooden breakfast bar on which there is an BOSCH induction hob, and ample open shelving so that you don't have to go rummaging around in cupboards for utensils. There is a large fridge (and freezer in the utility room), BOSCH oven, microwave, dishwasher, kettle, toaster and NESPRESSO coffee machine. Beyond the kitchen a large glass door allows exit/access down a stone stairway to the parking area.
Downstairs is a large double bedroom with king-size sleigh bed and 1500 pocket sprung Harrison mattress giving you an in credibly comfy night's sleep. There is a wardrobe, chest of drawers and sleigh day bed/ sofa. This can be used as an additional bed for a child.
The other large downstairs bedroom has 4 single beds, 3 are long singles (European length 200cm) and the 4th is a standard single size (190cm long). All are 3 ft wide. This bedroom has a large en suite family bathroom with bath, shower, toilet and sink.
There is also a separate downstairs toilet and a washing machine and utility room.
Bridesmere has a telephone and WIFI.
Thought has been given to the property's restoration throughout, with great attention to detail, and all soft furnishings are handmade.
Bridesmere is located at the southern end of a 50-acre wooded valley, around which there are lovely scenic walks, including around a c.2-acre lake, which guests are welcome to explore and enjoy.
To the north of Bridesmere is a large, historic double-Linhay barn, in which there is a stage for any budding actors, a table tennis table, snooker table, table football and an old piano, which guests are welcome to play.
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|From £86||From £600||Fri 22nd February 2019||Thu 4th April 2019|
|From £132||From £920||Fri 5th April 2019||Thu 18th April 2019|
|From £103||From £720||Fri 19th April 2019||Thu 23rd May 2019|
|From £136||From £950||Fri 24th May 2019||Thu 30th May 2019|
|From £122||From £850||Fri 31st May 2019||Thu 27th June 2019|
|From £143||From £1000||Fri 28th June 2019||Thu 18th July 2019|
|From £172||From £1200||Fri 19th July 2019||Thu 25th July 2019|
|From £229||From £1600||Fri 26th July 2019||Thu 29th August 2019|
|From £129||From £900||Fri 30th August 2019||Thu 12th September 2019|
|From £100||From £700||Fri 13th September 2019||Thu 26th September 2019|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 27th September 2019||Thu 17th October 2019|
|From £122||From £850||Fri 18th October 2019||Thu 24th October 2019|
|From £115||From £800||Fri 18th October 2019||Thu 31st October 2019|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 25th October 2019||Thu 19th December 2019|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 1st November 2019||Thu 19th December 2019|
|From £140||From £980||Fri 20th December 2019||Thu 26th December 2019|
|From £140||From £980||Fri 27th December 2019||Thu 2nd January 2020|
|From £140||From £980||Fri 27th December 2019||Mon 30th December 2019|
|From £140||From £980||Fri 27th December 2019||Tue 31st December 2019|
|From £122||From £850||Wed 1st January 2020||Wed 1st January 2020|
|From £122||From £850||Wed 1st January 2020||Thu 2nd January 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Thu 2nd January 2020||Thu 13th February 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 3rd January 2020||Thu 13th February 2020|
|From £115||From £800||Fri 14th February 2020||Thu 20th February 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 21st February 2020||Fri 3rd April 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 21st February 2020||Thu 2nd April 2020|
|From £132||From £920||Fri 3rd April 2020||Thu 16th April 2020|
|From £132||From £920||Sat 4th April 2020||Fri 17th April 2020|
|From £103||From £720||Fri 17th April 2020||Thu 21st May 2020|
|From £103||From £720||Sat 18th April 2020||Fri 22nd May 2020|
|From £136||From £950||Fri 22nd May 2020||Thu 28th May 2020|
|From £136||From £950||Sat 23rd May 2020||Fri 29th May 2020|
|From £122||From £850||Fri 29th May 2020||Thu 25th June 2020|
|From £122||From £850||Sat 30th May 2020||Fri 26th June 2020|
|From £143||From £1000||Fri 26th June 2020||Thu 16th July 2020|
|From £143||From £1000||Sat 27th June 2020||Fri 17th July 2020|
|From £143||From £1000||Fri 17th July 2020||Thu 23rd July 2020|
|From £143||From £1000||Sat 18th July 2020||Fri 24th July 2020|
|From £243||From £1700||Fri 24th July 2020||Thu 27th August 2020|
|From £229||From £1600||Sat 25th July 2020||Fri 28th August 2020|
|From £129||From £900||Fri 28th August 2020||Thu 10th September 2020|
|From £129||From £900||Sat 29th August 2020||Fri 11th September 2020|
|From £100||From £700||Fri 11th September 2020||Thu 24th September 2020|
|From £100||From £700||Sat 12th September 2020||Fri 25th September 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 25th September 2020||Thu 15th October 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Sat 26th September 2020||Fri 16th October 2020|
|From £122||From £850||Fri 16th October 2020||Thu 22nd October 2020|
|From £122||From £850||Sat 17th October 2020||Fri 23rd October 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Fri 23rd October 2020||Sun 20th December 2020|
|From £86||From £600||Sat 24th October 2020||Fri 18th December 2020|
|From £140||From £980||Sat 19th December 2020||Fri 25th December 2020|
|From £140||From £980||Mon 21st December 2020||Sun 27th December 2020|
|From £140||From £980||Sat 26th December 2020||Wed 30th December 2020|
|From £140||From £980||Mon 28th December 2020||Sun 3rd January 2021|