Lakeview House is a stunning, contemporary, new build in an exceptional lakeside setting. It has a huge fully enclosed garden, hot tub and path to the lake.
This is the view from your hot tub !
Lakeview House is the left of these two wonderfully high quality brand new holiday homes..
Lakeview House has an amazing spacious contemporary kitchen with a breakfast bar.
The very large sitting/dining room with French doors to the patio, garden and lake beyond. The garden is fully fenced.  The hot tub is just around to the right hand side in its own open fronted little
Another view of the sitting room where this is comfortable seating for all.
The kitchen looks out across fields at the back of the house and over the garden and lakes to the front.
The dining table is at the far end of this lovely bright and spacious room.
There is a really large patio and French windows from the living room as well as a sliding door from the kitchen
Lakeview House and Lakeside House are semi-detached. There are privacy glass panels close to the house and then fencing between the two gardens.
The little fishing lodge has been made so welcoming for picnics by the lake. This is shared with Lakeside House guests.
This is the master bedroom on the first floor.
The room is exceptionally light and has a stunning high ceiling.
The fabulous super size window means that you can sit in bed with the most incredible unspoilt views in front of you.
The master bedroom has a really large walk-in shower in its ensuite shower room.
This is the double bedroom on the first floor.  Again this room has the most wonderful views.
This is the twin bedroom - also on the first floor
The first floor family bathroom has a large walk in shower as well as a bath.
This double bedroom is on the second floor. There is a very convenient 'cloakroom' on the second floor too.
Last but not least - on the second floor - there is even this wonderful play room equipped with TV, games and toys for children.
This is the totally unique setting for Lakeview House. Incredible views from the house,  in a lovely rural setting.
A little ( child proof ) garden gate takes you to the lake which is reserved for the enjoyment of guests at Lakeview and Lakeside only.
This photo shows you more of the wider setting. The lake in the foreground is one of the other fishing lakes at this beautiful location.
This little fishing lodge is a great place for a family picnic.
Lyme Regis is right on the east Devon and Dorset border. Perfect for a family day out.
The Jurasssic Coast is an easy drive away.

Lakeview House

4074

7.3 miles W of Honiton / Sleeps 8 + cot

20% off for parties of 6 + cot or less and 30% off for parties of 4 + cot or less at certain times of the year, view offer...

7 Nights from £697 - £1602

The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

The Keepers Cottage Inn (1 ½ miles)

A family run pub and restaurant which offers local ales and ciders to compliment the locally sourced menu.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Goodall July 2013

Keepers Cottage

Excellent food and service

Nearest beach

Branscombe Beach (14 miles)

A long shingle mile long beach stretching from Branscombe to Beer Head. You can walk there along the coastal path or park in the nearby car park (charges apply). There are facilities nearby and a dog exercise area.

Nearest walk

Cullompton Walk (2 ½ miles)

A walk around the Cullompton area of over five and a half miles using tracks, paths and lanes. Most areas will be dry but watch out for Goblin Lane which may be muddy after wet weather. You will need GPS to follow the directions on the Web site.

Nearest town

Ottery St Mary (6 ¼ miles)

One of the oldest towns in Devon, Ottery St Mary pre-dates the Domesday Book by some margin. Nestling in the Otter Valley, Devon’s rolling countryside spreads in every direction. Just a few miles to the south are the beaches of the south coast, perfect for days out. Ottery St Mary has a number of mystifying annual celebrations that are always great fun to witness: Tar Barrel Rolling in November (the barrels are on fire!), the spectacular carnival and Pixie Day, when local bellringers are taken captive by ‘pixies’, with a fete, live entertainment and a fireworks display.

Also nearby

The Wyndham Arms (2 ½ miles)

A refurbished Grade II Listed historic coaching inn where families and dogs are welcome and free internet access is available.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Shipway July 2018

Great Food - reasonably priced

We visited this pub twice during our stay at Snaffles Lodge. Both times we ate from the new summer menu. All the food was very good and well presented. We had for starters the scallops, the octopus and the duck - all yummy. And mains we went for the steak, the veggie noodles, the chicken Caesar salad , the Parmesan chicken and not forgetting the fish and chips. All were just perfect, if this is a temporary menu whist they attract new owners, then I can’t wait to go back and try the full one later. Highly recommended

Knightshayes Court (8 ¾ miles)

A wonderful Gothic pile with stunning formal gardens and beautiful interiors. The walled garden provides produce for the Stables restaurant where you can watch the gardeners at work or explore the woodland walks.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs George May 2014

Free parking and walk for dog

We couldn't go in as we had the dog with us, but the car park was free and there's a nice woodland walk off the car park where dogs can walk off the lead. Nice setting and surrounding countryside.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Drewett September 2012

Stunning

One of the best national trust properties we've ever been to, something for all ages. The gardens are fantastic and offer both formal and woodland styles. Well worth a visit!


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

May 2012

Beautiful gardens!

The gardens are the jewel of this property, with many different areas; woodland, formal garden, meadow, parkland and a stunning restored kitchen garden which provides produce for the lovely stables restaurant. Highly recommended and really easy access from the M5.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Lloyd July 2010

One of the finest surviving Gothic Revival houses, this rare example of the work of eccentric architect William Burges has extraordinary medieval romantic interiors. The beautiful garden includes a kitchen garden.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

April 2009

Glorious garden. Monster house, but interesting contents.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Simon Tregoning July 2008

Good National Trust property

Interesting house and gardens, even kept the kids going for two hours.

Killerton House and Gardens (5 ½ miles)

A fine example of 18th Century architecture, Killerton House is home to a vast collection of period costumes - 9,000 items in all - spanning the fashions of the past 200 years. The gardens are the star of the show at Killerton. Beautiful all year round, they put on a wonderful display of rhododendrons and magnolias, set against the backdrop of Devon's rolling countryside. Open-air theatre is hosted here during the summer.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Anna H February 2014

Really great for out of season walks - acres of woodland on the hill behind the house - discover that the hill is actually an iron age fort ! make sure you wear wellies at this time of year !


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

May 2011

wonderful gardens, beautifully maintained and worth a visit.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Lloyd July 2010

One of Devon's great estates, Killerton was given to the National Trust by Sir Richard Acland. The famous garden was created by John Veitch and is beautiful all year round.


Rated 5 out of 5 stars

January 2009

A National Trust property with beautiful gardens in rolling Devon countryside. Lovely for a walk in any season.
- J M Wynne

The Aviator Coffee Bar and Restaurant (5 ½ miles)

If you're an aviation fanatic, this modern coffee bar and restaurant suitated on the edge of Dunkeswell Airfield, will be right up your street! It's also popular with families as it offers a warm welcome and extensive menu with something to suit everyone. Check out their live music events and themed nights if you fancy something different.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Miss Hopkins April 2017

Very impressive

As my partner is a pilot it was inevitable we would need to visit the airfield.... usually these places are quite basic and food is obligatory greasy spoon type fare....but not here in Dunkeswell! Very impressed and very helpful staff. Food great and very reasonably priced too and dogs are welcome. The location of the outdoor seating also means you get an excellent view of aircraft both landing, taking off and parking up....

Flaming Tar Barrels (6 ¼ miles)

17 wooden barrels are coated in tar, set alight and carted shoulder-high through the streets of the town. Yes, on fire. It’s been a tradition since 1605-ish and probably started to brace the town for the imminent invasion of the Spanish Armada.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

January 2011

Amazing!

This really is a spectacular event. The atmosphere is electric as locals hurtle through the streets with the flaming barrels hoisted onto their backs. Thousands of people come to witness the tradition each year - if you don't like crowds, then this is probably not the event for you, but you can take refuge by the huge bonfire, which has to be one of the largest and most impressive in the South West, if not the country.

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