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Lapford EX176QF

Self Catering Holidays
in the Heart of Mid Devon





A spacious traditional 500 year old grade 2 listed thatched character cottage, with many original features and private parking.  Lying within the conservation area of picturesque Lapford village, one of the few remaining  in Devon  with it's own village pub/restaurant.  This delightful village is within easy driving distance of Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks, the Cathedral City of Exeter, Tiverton, Barnstable and Okehampton.  The Tarka Trail, Two Moors Way & Eggsford Forest offer walking, cycling and horse riding.  Fishing and golf can also be enjoyed locally.  

Virginia Cottage has two bedrooms with delightful views over the village and surrounding countryside. The bedrooms sleep up to a maximum of 4 adults (with ample space for a child’s travel cot).The cottage has a modern, fully equipped, spacious kitchen-diner with French doors opening directly into the garden. The garden is fully enclosed, south facing and lawned with flower borders. It has a sunny patio area with furniture and  barbeque. The comfortable sitting room has a beautiful Inglenook fireplace with original bread oven and simulated log burning stove. To the rear of the lounge is a useful area with table and chairs ideal for games or jigsaw puzzles. The bathroom is on the ground floor.

Virginia Cottage is located centrally overlooking the quiet village of Lapford with views across to Dartmoor. The cottage is a 2 minute walk from a beautiful C of E Church dedicated to Thomas à  Becket.  Opposite this is “The Malt Scoop inn, an excellent village pub/restaurant which welcomes families.  Also nearby is a children’s playground,part time post office and a local Spa/Nisa shop and garage .The village is perfectly situated for visiting a host of other attractions.  The nearby vineyards, gardens and stately homes and the magnificent North Devon coastline and beaches which are under an hour away by car.  For shopping, the historic market towns of Crediton,Chulmleigh and South Molton are close by, Exeter has extensive shopping facilities plus tourist attractions.  The Eden Project is about 70 miles of easy driving away.

All bed linen is provided but please bring your own towels.

Please note: Guests are not permitted to smoke anywhere inside the cottage.

For any enquiries contact us.

At a glance:

Self Catering Accommodation

Sleeps 4 -6
1 double bedroom
1 twin bedroom

Central village location

WIFI  available

Parking for 2 vehicles

Dogs Welcomed

Electricity & Heating inclusive

Bed linen included

Fully equipped kitchen




Electric Log effect stove

TV & DVD player

2nd TV/DVD in main bedroom

Games, books & DVDs

Secure, completely enclosed garden

BBQ available

Pub 300yrds

No Smoking


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