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Pretty converted cider barn in an idyllic setting
Wonderful countryside views including resident ducks and wild deer
Enter the cottage through French doors into the lounge/kitchen/diner
Enjoy a lazy breakfast or romantic meal
Thoughtful finishing touches
Well equipped kitchen area perfect for breakfast or light suppers
Curl up with a book on the comfy sofa
Meet the resident wooden duck
The window frames the view of the lake and countryside
Snuggle up in the cosy king-size bedroom
Beautiful finishing touches
Contemporary shower room with shower and WC
Enjoy a picnic overlooking the lakes
The perfect romantic bolt hole
Enjoy some alfresco dining in the secluded seating area
Meet the resident ducks
Dartmoor National Park a short drive
1 / 17  Pretty converted cider barn in an idyllic setting
2 / 17  Wonderful countryside views including resident ducks and wild deer
3 / 17  Enter the cottage through French doors into the lounge/kitchen/diner
4 / 17  Enjoy a lazy breakfast or romantic meal
5 / 17  Thoughtful finishing touches
6 / 17  Well equipped kitchen area perfect for breakfast or light suppers
7 / 17  Curl up with a book on the comfy sofa
8 / 17  Meet the resident wooden duck
9 / 17  The window frames the view of the lake and countryside
10 / 17  Snuggle up in the cosy king-size bedroom
11 / 17  Beautiful finishing touches
12 / 17  Contemporary shower room with shower and WC
13 / 17  Enjoy a picnic overlooking the lakes
14 / 17  The perfect romantic bolt hole
15 / 17  Enjoy some alfresco dining in the secluded seating area
16 / 17  Meet the resident ducks
17 / 17  Dartmoor National Park a short drive

The Cider House - Gooseford Farm

St Dominick (1ml W), Cornwall
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Internet access
Romantic
Quirky
Towels included
Travel cot available
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At a glance

  • Pretty converted cider barn in an idyllic setting the perfect romantic bolt hole
  • Wonderful countryside views including resident ducks and wild deer
  • There is a host of castles and National Trust properties close by
  • Try canoeing on the River Tamar Visit Tavistock an ancient market town, with independent shops
  • Cotehele House and wood a short drive
  • A short drive from Dartmoor National Park with its many attractions
Property code: 60633

Escape to the heart of the countryside and enjoy the views from this pretty stone barn, enjoy your morning coffee with the visiting wildlife. Take in the grounds with a walk around the lakes.

This pretty, idyllic stone barn promises a perfect romantic bolthole for those wishing to get away from it all. This cosy and comfortable cottage is an opportunity to escape to the heart of the peaceful countryside. Enjoy your morning coffee with the array of visiting wildlife in the shared gardens; take in the beautiful grounds with a stroll around the lake or indulge in a perfect picnic.

The romantic air of the property continues inside, with soft cream and green tones and beautifully finished pastel touches. Everything is set up just for the two of you, from the light open plan living area to the picturesque views of the lake from the king-size bedroom. In the evening, snuggle up on the sofa or sit under the stars outside and enjoy al fresco dining in a secluded seating area where your privacy is assured.

Take the time to visit the pretty local village with its popular pub and restaurant, just a mile from the cottage. Further afield, experience some Cornish culture with a host of National Trust properties and castles nearby. Cotehele, a National Trust Tudor house is just over 2 miles from the holiday cottage and boasts superb gardens, historic quay and estate. Climb aboard the Nancy Belle and take a cruise, or even hire your own canoe from Steamer Quay for a peaceful paddle up the River Tamar. If it's retail therapy you're after, take a trip to the bustling city of Plymouth, just 14 miles away.

  • 1 bedroom – king-size
  • 1 shower room
  • Electric oven and two ring hob, microwave and fridge with ice compartment
  • Stabling available arranged direct with the owner
  • Electric and electric central heating included
  • Private off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Shops 2.5 miles, pub and restaurant 1 mile
  • Storage is available for bikes and kayaks
  • Please ensure care is taken around the lakes onsite
  • TV in the lounge
  • Regret no children (babes in arms welcome)
  • Washing machine and tumble dryer by request with the owner

This property is personally managed by Alex.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 9 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Andrea 25th October 2019

The cottage was perfect for a long weekend stay. The grounds in which it is set are beautiful. Food amenities are just a short drive away and beaches about 30-45 mins drive, follow google and it will take you anywhere! Will definitely return, host was very welcoming and to arrive to fresh scones, jam and clotted cream was a lovely touch.

Reviewed by Jina 21st September 2019

Lovely picturesque area to stay Fabulous hosts Cute little house Fabulous walks near by

Reviewed by Nicholas 27th July 2019

Pretty bijou accommodation set in a picturesque location..with friendly owners onsite...

Reviewed by Daisy 6th June 2019

Wonderful little cottage with a gorgeous garden view. The place was on the small side but had everything we needed for our stay! We would stay there again!

Reviewed by Rupert 31st May 2019

A really lovely property owned and run by a delightful couple who could not have been more welcoming. Set in great location for exploring the Tamar Valley, we would most strongly recommend the Cider House for an outstanding holiday.

Reviewed by Clara 24th May 2019

We were greeted very warmly on arrival and given excellent recommendations of places to go and local places to eat, which were really great suggestions - Cotehele house and it's beautiful surrounding acres was our highlight. The converted barn was lovely and cosy and had everything we needed and more! There were even homemade scones and jam on arriRead moreval, which we felt was a lovely touch. Highly recommend! Hide

Reviewed by Ben 19th April 2019

We had the most relaxing time in this cute little cottage, ideal location, we visited Looe and Padstow, and it was great value for money over the Easter weekend. Lovely warm welcome, we loved the Scones & clotted cream! Would definitely visit again, lovely.

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Pretty converted cider barn in an idyllic setting
Wonderful countryside views including resident ducks and wild deer
Enter the cottage through French doors into the lounge/kitchen/diner
Enjoy a lazy breakfast or romantic meal
Thoughtful finishing touches
Well equipped kitchen area perfect for breakfast or light suppers
Curl up with a book on the comfy sofa
Meet the resident wooden duck
The window frames the view of the lake and countryside
Snuggle up in the cosy king-size bedroom
Beautiful finishing touches
Show 5 moreContemporary shower room with shower and WC

Location

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North Cornwall

Embark on clifftop wanderings along the South West Coast Path to discover ancient myths and legends; King Arthur at Tintagel Castle, or the giant at the Bedruthan Steps. Surfers flock here to ride the famous swell that carved the dramatic coastline, and Bude and Newquay are havens for the sport. From sandy bays and beaches to the seafood delights of Padstow or thrills of Camel Creek Adventure Park, North Cornwall is brimming with things to do; trails to trek, cream teas to gobble, and adventure to be had.

West Cornwall

Let the history, romance and raw beauty of West Cornwall whisk you through time, into rocky coves and along sweeping sands to Land’s End where the UK slips into the Atlantic. Discover an oasis of flora owed to the rare geology of the Lizard peninsula. You can kayak around Godrevy Island, wander the galleries of St Ives, catch a performance at the open-air Minack Theatre, and still make it to Marazion for dinner: St Michael’s Mount makes the ultimate backdrop.

South Cornwall

Tucked away from the swell of the Atlantic pretty fishing harbours sleep, and lush carpets of greenery roll up to craggy cliffs. Discover the fishing and smuggling history in Kingsand and Cawsand, or walk the South West Coast Path from Fowey to the tiny tidal beach at Readymoney Cove. Sample local ales in St Austell before visiting Charlestown’s tall ships, the enchantments of the Eden Project, or The Lost Gardens of Heligan. From vibrant towns to secret beaches and exhilarating days out, the south has it all.

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