Key Holiday Home Information:Dog-Friendly, up to 2 dog(s) welcome by arrangement.
Nearest Airport and Railway Station: Tiverton Parkway.
Nearest city or town: Exeter, approximately 23 miles away.
Type of self-catering break: Quiet retreat with outdoor swimming pool.
Short Breaks and weekend breaks: Short breaks in low season only; between October and the end of April.
Shillings Cottage is a charming detached stone cottage on a small holding within the timeless Blackdown Hills in Devon. It is the only cottage rented out and is an idyllic rural haven with the use of a heated swimming pool amid extensive gardens, orchards and meadows. The beamed cottage sleeps two plus a cot, and is fully heated, thoughtfully furnished and equipped with everything you need. The bedroom, has a brass super king size bed with a feather duvet and pure white linen. In the kitchen a Devonshire cream tea, with clotted cream, home made jam, tea for two and a jug of milk awaits your arrival. Coffee and hot chocolate is also provided. Flowers from the garden and a warm welcome will be a great way to begin a wonderfully relaxing holiday.
Entertainment and/or Leisure Facilities on Offer: heated swimming pool (next to cottage)
Flexible changeover day: No
Recommended Attractions near Hemyock: This is an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The stone banks, small fields and native hedgerows are timeless. Within reach are many lovely gardens and National Trust properties such as Cothay Manor, Forde Abbey, Montecute, Barrington Court, Hestercombe, Killerton and Knighthayes. Traditional and arts and crafts courses are available at The Old Kennels. Farmers markets take place regularly in Taunton and Wellington. also markets are held in Tiverton and Honiton. Sandy and pebble beaches, fishing villages and fossil cliffs are to be found on the South coast, with sand and surf on the North coast. The Landrover experience is great fun for off road adventure. Parachuting flying and gliding are available at Dunkerswell airfield. There is an old fashioned cinema in Wellington and each local town has its own sports centre. Exeter has a theatre and museum. There is a steam train which runs from Bishops Lydeard to Minehead and a canal with horse drawn barges in Tiverton.
Good places to visit near Hemyock: Exmoor and Dartmoor, the Quantock Hills. The Eden Project, Lundy island and the north and south coasts of Devon. Seaside villages of Clovelly, Sidmouth, Beer Branscombe and Lyme Regis and the houses and gardens of Hestercombe, Killerton and Knightshayes as well as Rosemoor are all within reach. A great, central location for the South West of England.More about the Location:
Good places to eat near Hemyock: There is an excellent selection of traditional country pubs with real ale and great food within easy reach. Also a superb Indian takeaway in the next village, with a delivery service. the village boasts a fish and chip shop. The nearest town of Wellington has a great cheese shop, a gorgeous cafe and a fresh fish shop as well as a Waitrose who will deliver.
|Price Banding Period||Weekly Price||Changeover day||Min Stay & Short Breaks Information||Short Break Nightly Rates From|
|23 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017||450.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||90 GBP||100 GBP|
|30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017||350.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||90 GBP||100 GBP|
|28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017||325.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||90 GBP||100 GBP|
|23 Dec 2017 - 01 Jan 2018||400.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||100 GBP|
|02 Jan 2018 - 06 Apr 2018||315.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||95 GBP||95 GBP|
|07 Apr 2018 - 11 May 2018||375.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||110 GBP|
|12 May 2018 - 25 May 2018||500.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|26 May 2018 - 27 Jul 2018||600.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|28 Jul 2018 - 07 Sep 2018||625.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|08 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018||550.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|29 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018||350.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||100 GBP|
|27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018||325.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||100 GBP|
|22 Dec 2018 - 01 Jan 2019||630.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||120 GBP||120 GBP|
|02 Jan 2019 - 17 Apr 2019||350.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||100 GBP|
|18 Apr 2019 - 21 Apr 2019||625.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||100 GBP|
|22 Apr 2019 - 10 May 2019||375.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||110 GBP|
|11 May 2019 - 24 May 2019||500.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|25 May 2019 - 26 Jul 2019||600.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|27 Jul 2019 - 06 Sep 2019||625.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|07 Sep 2019 - 27 Sep 2019||550.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|28 Sep 2019 - 25 Oct 2019||350.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||100 GBP|
|26 Oct 2019 - 20 Dec 2019||325.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||100 GBP|
|21 Dec 2019 - 02 Jan 2020||630.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||120 GBP||120 GBP|
|03 Jan 2020 - 03 Apr 2020||350.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||95 GBP||105 GBP|
|04 Apr 2020 - 17 Apr 2020||400.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||100 GBP||110 GBP|
|18 Apr 2020 - 08 May 2020||375.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||95 GBP||110 GBP|
|09 May 2020 - 22 May 2020||500.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|23 May 2020 - 24 Jul 2020||600.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|25 Jul 2020 - 04 Sep 2020||625.00 GBP||No short breaks||-||-|
|05 Sep 2020 - 02 Oct 2020||550.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||95 GBP||110 GBP|
|03 Oct 2020 - 18 Dec 2020||350.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||95 GBP||100 GBP|
|19 Dec 2020 - 04 Jan 2021||630.00 GBP||Flexible (any time)||120 GBP||120 GBP|