Springfield Cottage, Bideford (Pet Friendly Cottage)

Relax and unwind in the tranquil Springfield Cottage, an inviting getaway with stunning views of the River Torridge.

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Springfield Cottage, Bideford (Pet Friendly Cottage)

  • An imposing, three-storey cottage situated in Bideford, Devon.
  • Two bedrooms; 1 x ground-floor king-size and 1 x lower-ground-floor twin.
  • Lower-ground-floor bathroom with bath and shower, kitchen, living/dining area with double sofa bed and electric woodburning effect fire.
  • Gas central heating and electric oven and gas hob, microwave, fridge, washer/dryer.
  • Gravelled outside space with furniture. Three well-behaved pets welcome.
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Pet Friendly:✔️ Yes

Welcome to Springfield Cottage, a spacious and inviting getaway situated at the heart of Bideford. Arranged over three floors, this delightful holiday cottage offers stunning views of the River Torridge.

It provides an ideal base for a family of four or a romantic escape for a couple looking for an active retreat. The property is close to the Tarka Trail as well as numerous other attractions, including the golden sandy beaches of Instow and Westward Ho, all only a short drive away.

Steep steps lead down to the entrance, and once inside you’ll find a cosy, galley-style kitchen, equipped with a range of modern appliances. There’s also a master king-size bedroom on the ground floor that boasts river views, plus a twin room on the lower-ground-floor, paired with the bathroom complete with an endless supply of hot water from the combi boiler. On the top floor lies the open-plan living/dining space furnished with comfortable sofas and a dining table, perfect for cosy evenings in front of the electric woodburning effect stove.

Outside you’ll be able to make use of the sitting area and admire the scenic views as you enjoy a hearty breakfast, or join the nearby South West coast path or Tarka Trail for some wonderful walks. The town of Bideford also provides plenty of attractions like the Pannier Market, Bideford Railway Heritage Centre, The Burton Art Gallery and Museum and a variety of shops.


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Springfield Cottage, Bideford

About the Local Area (Bideford)

Bideford is a charming port town located in North Devon, England. It is situated on the estuary of the River Torridge and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.

What is Bideford Famous For?

Bideford is famous for its historic architecture, including the impressive Bideford Long Bridge, which spans the River Torridge.

The town also has a rich maritime history, with many ships and sailors setting sail from its harbour. Additionally, Bideford is known for being the birthplace of Sir Richard Grenville, a celebrated Elizabethan sailor.

Things to Do in Bideford

Bideford offers a range of activities for visitors to enjoy. Here are three of the most popular:

  • Visit the Burton Art Gallery and Museum
    This award-winning attraction houses a collection of artwork and artefacts from local artists and craftsmen. Visitors can explore the history of Bideford and its surroundings, and enjoy temporary exhibitions throughout the year.
  • Take a stroll along the quayside
    The picturesque quayside offers stunning views of the River Torridge and is home to a number of independent shops, cafes and restaurants. Visitors can also watch the local fishing boats coming in with their catch.
  • Explore the Tarka Trail
    The Tarka Trail is a 180-mile walking and cycling route that winds through the stunning North Devon countryside. Bideford is the perfect starting point for exploring this beautiful part of the world.

Things Near Bideford

If you have time to venture further afield, here are three popular attractions near Bideford:

  • Clovelly Village
    This picturesque fishing village is located just a short drive from Bideford and is famous for its cobbled streets and traditional architecture. Visitors can explore the village and learn about its fascinating history, or simply relax in one of the many cafes or pubs.
  • Hartland Abbey
    This stunning stately home and gardens is located just a few miles from Bideford and is open to the public. Visitors can explore the beautifully landscaped gardens, admire the impressive architecture of the house, and learn about its fascinating history.
  • The Big Sheep
    This family-friendly attraction is located just a few miles from Bideford and offers a range of activities for visitors of all ages. From sheep racing to pony rides, there is plenty to keep everyone entertained.

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Author Matt Ogborne
Matt Ogborne
About the Author

Welcome to Bideford.com! I’m Matt, a seasoned explorer and avid fan of Bideford and the broader North Devon area. With over a decade of consistent family visits, virtually every weekend, I’ve immersed myself in the rich history and vibrant culture Bideford & North Devon.

On this site, you’ll find a wealth of knowledge amassed from my adventures here. From in-depth local guides to engaging blog posts about Bideford. Whether you’re looking for recommendations on things to do or guidance on where to stay we have you covered. Join me as we delve into the heart of Bideford, North Devon – a town that’s more than just a destination, but an experience waiting to be discovered.

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