Zeal Monachorum near Crediton, Devon (Ref. 16585)


  • Off road parking
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Burrow Farm Holiday Cottages

Crediton 9.3 miles. A group of three 200-year-old, stone-built conversions, two were previously barns and one a former stable, they are set on the owners' grounds near the brilliant town of Crediton in Devon. All three of the cottages come with cosy open plan living areas, well-appointed kitchens, WiFi and comfortable bedrooms ensuring that relaxing night's sleep. Burrow Farm offers a well-stocked fishing lake that you can enjoy if you wish. This group of Crediton cottages are set in the rural beauty and tranquillity of Ruby Country, making an ideal base to explore the area on foot along the many waymarked paths. The local Tarka Trail is perfect for cycling, and follows the river valley up to North Devon using old railway lines, passing through spectacular countryside. For a spot of retail therapy, Exeter is a half hour drive from this Crediton cottage, where there is a shopping centre, theatres, and plenty of outstanding architecture including the cathedral and quayside restored warehouses now offering bijou shops and cafes. A stay here will leave you feeling relaxed and in love with Devon.

The property

Lakeside is a character barn conversion in a rural setting near Zeal Monachorum, 9.3 miles from Crediton.

The cottage has a double and a zip/link twin room, a bathroom and a ground floor cloakroom.

The living area is open plan, with a kitchen, dining area and sitting area.

Outside is off road parking for two cars, a paddock with orchard and shared grounds including a fishing lake.

Lakeside makes a wonderful rural base for enjoying the countryside or exploring Dartmoor or Exeter.


Two bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin room. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Ground floor basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area.


  • Electric central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Off road parking for 2 cars
  • Paddock with orchard and stream
  • Use of stocked fishing lake (rod licence required)
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 1 mile
  • Note: Due to lake and stream, children must be supervised at all times
  • Note: Check-in 4pm
  • Note: Lane to property can be bumpy, care to be taken.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas

About the location


Exeter 8.5 miles.

Devon, with its quiet country lanes, patchwork of lush green fields and sleepy villages is not to be missed. Stately home lovers will be spoiled and why not finish with a scrumptious Devonshire cream tea?

The tiny village of Zeal Monachorum lies seven miles from Crediton, amid beautiful countryside. Crediton has a selection of amenities, and the area is full of wonderful walking and cycling. Visit Exeter, or head to Dartmoor National Park.