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Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary

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The Old Granary.
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February 2018 snow in the valley first since 2013.
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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
The Old Granary is the perfect peaceful Devon retreat a place to recharge your batteries, relax with a glass of wine & a good book take long walks in the lush green country side. Wander up to the local inn for a meal & real ale or snuggle up by the log burner for a quiet evening in. If you feel more energetic it is the ideal place to explore the rest of Devon & all it has to offer.Surfing beaches on the north coast pretty villages & quaint seaside towns to the south. Cornwalls attractions are within easy reach too. Cycle the Tarka trail. Visit historic stately homes & gardens....The Old Granary is the perfect peaceful Devon retreat a place to recharge your batteries, relax with a glass of wine & a good book take long walks in the lush green country side. Wander up to the local inn for a meal & real ale or snuggle up by the log burner for a quiet evening in. If you feel more energetic it is the ideal place to explore the rest of Devon & all it has to offer.Surfing beaches on the north coast pretty villages & quaint seaside towns to the south. Cornwalls attractions are within easy reach too. Cycle the Tarka trail. Visit historic stately homes & gardens.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Gareth H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2012
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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

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Date of stay: August 2017
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

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Reviewed 23 August 2017

lovely little cottage in an idyllic peaceful setting, very well equipt. Excellent cream tea on arrival along with a warm welcome, glad i spent my birthday there enjoying a tasty meal in the nearby pub to celebrate and a few glasses of wine couldn't have...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank Holly A
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us and had a chance to relax and enjoy your birthday. Always a pleasure sharing our home with such nice people. See you both soon we hope.

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Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

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Date of stay: July 2017
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

We stayed for a long weekend and felt that this wasn't long enough to take in all the beautiful, tranquil surroundings. Gareth and Carol really did think of everything and made us feel more than welcome during our stay. The photographs on the website really...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you both for your kind words. So pleased you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back very soon it's always a pleasure sharing our special corner of Devon with nice people.

Reviewed 16 September 2016

If you love the countryside and peace, this is the place for you. The cottage is lovely and next door to the owners' property. The owners are great and couldn't be more helpful and friendly. It is a wonderful place to relax and, although very...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Hilary S
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2016

Thank you for the great review. We very much look forward to welcoming you both back very soon. I may even have worked out a recipe for the scones by your next visit.

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

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Date of stay: September 2016
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

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A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
195
Reviewed 22 August 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
GHandCH501, VR Owner at Owlacombe Mill The Old Granary, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

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Reviewed 2 January 2016

Owlacombe Mill could be a very good place to stay; close to lots of places of interest and nestling in a beautiful valley. However, the owners omitted to tell us ahead of time that there is significant building work going on directly in front of...More

Date of stay: December 2015
2  Thank PhileasDevon
Management response:Responded 3 January 2016

We are very sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your stay at Owlacombe. As we explained to you at the time the property across the valley is not ours and the renovation work taking place there, builders, noise and mess is beyond our...More

Reviewed 21 August 2015

Great location for a weekend getaway. Carol and Gareth are friendly hosts. Would definitely book again.

Date of stay: March 2015
Thank Farine2015
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 April 2015

Date of stay: April 2015
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Central Heating
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Private Garden
Safe
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The local pub in Roborough is within walking distance & offers an excellent home cooked menu, local ales all in a very friendly atmosphere. There are regular live music evenings, skittles & darts. The parish church holds regular services. There are many village festivals & fairs carnivals & fetes dependant on the time of year.One of the best known being Widdecombe fair in september. We provide an extensive list of attractions & places to visit for guests in the Granary & are available to give directions or advice if guests should need any.
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