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The Cowshed

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Relax on the veranda
Exmoor ponies on the moorland
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Overview
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
4 guests
6 nights minimum
Cottage
Once a farm building, the Cowshed is now a delightful, all-year-round, 2 bedroom holiday home providing spacious accommodation for 4 in a tranquil setting 2 miles from Dulverton. At an elevation of 1000 ft asl it affords lovely views over the Barle Valley and to Dartmoor. It is a 3 mile walk to Tarr Steps and the Exmoor Pony Centre is just up the road. Retaining the original stone pillars and a vaulted ceiling in the living area, the accommodation is on one level, it is south facing with a veranda and has its own parking in a gated yard, secure for dogs and young children. ...Once a farm building, the Cowshed is now a delightful, all-year-round, 2 bedroom holiday home providing spacious accommodation for 4 in a tranquil setting 2 miles from Dulverton. At an elevation of 1000 ft asl it affords lovely views over the Barle Valley and to Dartmoor. It is a 3 mile walk to Tarr Steps and the Exmoor Pony Centre is just up the road. Retaining the original stone pillars and a vaulted ceiling in the living area, the accommodation is on one level, it is south facing with a veranda and has its own parking in a gated yard, secure for dogs and young children. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Amy and Marshall M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
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Reviewed 9 July 2017

The cottage is situated just outside of Dulverton. It is ideally located for travel to the coast or further onto Exmoor and the outlook is so tranquil. We saw deer in the fields opposite whilst out on an evening stroll. The birdlife was plentiful. It...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank bmt24
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Located about 2 miles from Dulverton, in a quiet rural road with little traffic, this place is very well equipped and comfortable, with good background heating from storage radiators. 2 bedrooms with comfortable beds and two bathrooms. Excellent TV with Freeview channels plus DVD player....More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank WanJiefu
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We arrived on Friday and was delighted with accommodation. It was remote, quite and peaceful with lovely views. Everything you could wish for in accommodation. With lovely lemon drizzle cake left for us, Would definitely recommend and hope to go back some day,

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Dorothy B
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Beautiful tranquil location yet 5 minute drive to all amenities. The Cowshed is spacious with super comfy beds, beautifully looked after and excellent Wi Fi. What is there not to like!

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Susan L
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved our time at The Cowshed. Every detail was covered to ensure we had a fantastic time. The accommodation is very comfortable. The location is amazing; so peaceful but also close to conveniences and the beautiful village of Dulverton. We will definitely be...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Hugh E
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

What can I say. The Cowshed is just beautiful. Lovely homely feel, very well equipped, spacious. The setting was lovely, saw lots of wildlife - Exmoor ponies, swallows and an owl. So quiet and peaceful. Tania had left us some scones with cream and jam...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank abbie_lacey
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This was booked as a birthday treat for me - and what a treat it was! The Cowshed was surprisingly spacious and extremely well appointed in a peaceful and picturesque location. It is clear that a huge amount of thought has gone into ensuring that...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Mobile682991
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Exmoor is wonderful, but no more wonderful than the Cowshed. Top notch in every department. Plenty of space, plenty of facilities, just top notch

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank pavittsinfrance
Reviewed 20 February 2017

A really well equipped property situated on a quiet farm road. A lovely welcome was the lemon drizzle cake, bottle of milk and cupboard full of tea bags, coffee, sugar etc. No single packets in this property, help yourself to the jars of sundries which...More

Date of stay: February 2017
Thank Mr E
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Only a short break, but we will be back, what a fantastic place, everything we needed was there, even the dogs were catered for with there own cage, secure area outside, Cakes when we arrived, yummy, fantastic views across the valley at the front. Could...More

Date of stay: December 2016
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Books
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Paper Towels Provided
Secure Parking
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Dulverton has a good variety of shops, pubs, restaurants and tea rooms The National Park Centre in Dulverton is open every day. Whether you enjoy walking, fishing, horse riding, cycling, water sports or browsing round the towns and villages, you will find all the information you want here. The Two Moors Way and the Exe Valley Way meet at Tarr Steps with the Exe Valley Way running along the Barle valley below the Cowshed through Marsh bridge and on to Dulverton.
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