Lake Villa

Bradworthy, Devon

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We would like to offer you a great holiday in one of our four high-quality, well-equipped and comfortable cottages, situated around our own home (which is also our B&B) in the heart of rural North Devon, within walking distance of the village of Bradworthy.

All four cottages are rated 'Excellent’ on Trip Advisor.

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Located just ten miles from some superb beaches, close to many wonderful walks, and with friendly local pubs offering good food, this is a great location in any season. As well as the gardens and tennis court you will also be able to enjoy Hidden Lakes Meadow, a peaceful spot to relax and enjoy the wildlife, with two lakes (one for coarse fishing) and a six acre meadow, ideal for dogs and children to let off steam!

Each cottage has its own character and period features, and our two en-suite B&B rooms are well furnished and have their own balcony.

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Please see each cottage page, or the B&B page, for details and availability. Briefly, they all offer:

  • WiFi
  • Flat-screen digital TVs
  • Fully equipped kitchens, two with dishwashers
  • Washing machines
  • DVD & CD players, books, games, maps and guest information
  • Off road parking
  • Gas BBQs in the garden and at the lakes
  • All inclusive prices
  • Pet friendly

We look forward to hearing from you if you would like to stay!

Lesley & Pete Lewin

The Area
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Lake House Cottages and B&B are ½ a mile from the village of Bradworthy which is situated in peaceful, rural north-west Devon.

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It lies within the area known as Tarka Country and close to both the North Devon Biosphere Reserve (Britain’s first) and the North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Bude in Cornwall is 10 miles to the west, Bideford in Devon 13 miles to the east and the old fishing village of Clovelly is 7 miles to the north.

Bradworthy itself is an ancient Saxon settlement that boasts the largest village square in the West Country.

It supports a strong local village community plus a wide scattering of farms and hamlets.

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Facilities include a friendly village inn which serves good food, beers and wines, a church, post office, two general stores, a butchers, vets and doctors.

The village is only 3 miles from the Cornish border, in an area of meadowland and moorland, with high hedges and quiet lanes full of wild flowers.

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The people are friendly and the pace of life is very slow. Bradworthy Moor, a local nature reserve of ancient culm grassland, is less than 10 minutes walk away.

There is so much to see and do in the area! A short drive away are the Sandy Beaches at Bude, Sandy Mouth or Northcott Mouth.

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The South West Coast Path hugs the coast line all the way around this corner of Devon and provides spectacular and exhilarating walking.

The dramatic landscapes of the three West Country moors (Dartmoor, Exmoor and Bodmin Moor) are all within a 40 minute drive.

There are many gardens to visit in the area, including the RHS' Rosemoor Gardens and the award winning Docton Mill.

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The nationally important Braunton Burrows nature reserve (SSSI) is within reach with its miles of sand dunes, 500 different flower species, 33 butterfly species and one of the most remote beaches you can imagine! The Taw & Torridge Estuary is also an SSSI with bird populations of national importance.

And you can cycle along it on the Tarka Trail, an 80 mile long off-road cycle track largely following the course of the River Torridge made famous in “Ring of Bright Water”, the book about Tarka the otter.

Central Devon Hotels:
Holsworthy Golf Club:
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For a brochure or further information, please contact:

Peter and Lesley Lewin,
Lake Villa,
North Devon, EX22 7SQ.

Telephone: 01409 241962

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Our cottages lie in a secluded position ½ a mile from the village of Bradworthy in rural north Devon, 3 miles from the North Cornwall border.

The village square, the largest in the West Country, has a thatched pub, church and several shops.

The nearest beach is 10 miles away near Bude in Cornwall, and Clovelly on the north coast of Devon is 7 miles away.

The Cottages, which are between 150 and 350 years old, are surrounded by undulating meadows and Devon hedgerows full of flowers.

Each cottage has its own unique character, is very well furnished and fully equipped and has access to the large, south facing, flower-filled gardens and tennis court.

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We're offering generous spring discounts until the end of May so book your cottage now and claim 10% off breaks of 3 or more nights

Prices start as low as £169 for a 3 night break for two.

All inclusive

Our prices include everything ... fishing, tennis, WiFi and even your pet/s!

Visitor feedback

Nuthatch Cottage

Damian & Clara of Sanderstead, Surrey wrote

Lovely, comfortable cottage. You have thought of everything. Beautiful beaches. True gem of a stay.

April 2012