Within walking distance of no less than four pubs, The Old Bakehouse is situated in a village described as Devon's best kept secret. Its views across the water and from its large historic walled garden are truly breathtaking. Look up the valley and the hill-side fields frame the timeless English countryside vista perfectly. Look down and the serene waterside position makes for a perfect nautical retreat. For anyone with a love of the natural environment, this tranquil spot is manna from heaven!
The Old Bakehouse, Tuckenhay - sleeps 14* and is currently available fromBlue Chip Holidays at a 40% discount!
Internally, the specifications of this property are unsurpassed. The spacious and well appointed living room overlooks the River Dart. Its impressive oak beams echo the age of the property, while the décor, flat screen TV and surround sound system lets slip the state-of the art technology which lies subtly beneath its skin. The stylish kitchen is elegant and well suited to cater for large house parties, while the dining area seats eight comfortably.
Upstairs the bedrooms are breathtaking. Light oak beams crown the master bedroom with its cathedral style ceiling, while the slate lined en-suite bathroom sets off the room to a tee. Four other large rooms, each with double beds, en suite bathrooms and stunning views, provide ample accommodation for friends, family and relatives, be it for a birthday, special occasion or a great family gathering. And, if your stay leaves you with a taste for more, the property could even be yours, for the right price.
Available from the weeks of 17 and 24 July as well as 21 and 28 August - The Old Bakehouse
Was £4,519 per week, Now £2,719**, or £28 per person, per night - saving £1,800.
For bookings please call Blue Chip Holidays on 0844 561 2001 or see more here
Built in 1750 and renovated in 2007-2008, The Old Bakehouse has been sympathetically restored and enhanced with sustainability in mind. Its oak framed double glazed windows are filled with argon. Solar thermal hot water panels provide 30% of the property's hot water, and under floor heating helps to achieve toasty room temperatures at a fraction of the water temperature required by radiators. Capped off by light level and movement sensors, digital showers which help save water, and water efficient loos, a stay at The Old Bakehouse is designed to be a sustainable one.