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Brimble Cottage

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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 7
Widecombe in the Moor, Dartmoor National Park, Devon, England
Brimble Cottage is an attractively converted spacious granite stone barn at Dockwell Farm, a 400 year old Dartmoor longhouse. The 50 acre farm has cattle, horses, hens, geese, guinea fowl, dogs and cats. The farm is in a Higher Level Stewardship scheme with Natural England; four fields are also designated as a County Wildlife Site for the variety of hay meadow species including orchids. The cottage is on a very quiet lane; if you hear footsteps in the night it will be ponies trotting by from the nearby common. The Two Moors Way long distance footpath passes the door, linking Dartmoor and Exmoor.
The Farm is surrounded by open moorland and rocky tors with extensive views and grazing cattle and sheep. The area is rich in archaeological remains - hut circles, burial chambers and ancient field boundaries. The deserted medieval settlemen...
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Listing #HL6830324
About the Owner
Venetia C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2015
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

We love this cottage and it’s ideal position in the middle of Dartmoor where you can relax, enjoy long walks. Cattle, sheep and ponies wander past the front door as they move across the moor. Cottage has everything you need for a holiday and hosts...More

Thank Dreamer749141
FrequentFlier608554, VR Owner at Brimble Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for being a returning guest and we are glad that you found everything you needed in the Cottage.

Reviewed 7 October 2018

What a lovely couple with their darling doggies. Sorry is Lottie worried poor Daisy! They all made us feel really welcome, Even the cats had lots of cuddles. Wonderful walks from the front door really nice to be able to enjoy all the passing traffic...More

Thank LouiseW1617
FrequentFlier608554, VR Owner at Brimble Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for taking the trouble to post this review and we hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I'd never been to this part of Devon before and was taking my 5 year old grandson away on his first holiday without his parents. The cottage was well equipped, very comfortable and homely. The countryside very beautiful, with space and safety for children to...More

Thank marilyn anne m
Management response:Responded 4 September 2018

Thank you for your review which paints a lovely picture of the Dartmoor countryside.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    2 Fulls
    3 Twins
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27 Oct 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
Pre Christmas
2 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
5 Jan 2019
3 nights
6 Jan 2019 -
1 Mar 2019
2 nights
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There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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