Were Down in Bigbury, Devon - for a short midweek or long weekend break

Welcome to Were Down and ideal choice for your next long weekend or midweek break.

Entrance hall. Large sitting/dining room with open fireplace housing Clearview woodburning stove, comfortable seating, large dining table and chairs and TV/DVD. French window to raised terrace overlooking the Avon valley. Archway to fitted kitchen/breakfast room with cooker (gas hob and electric oven), microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, breakfast table and chairs. Shower room with shower, basin and WC. Washing machine (drying by arrangement with owner). Upstairs: Large bedroom with a fantastic view over the creek and twin 3ft beds. One double bedroom (4ft 6in bed), dual aspect with basin.Further twin bedroomwith 3ft single beds. Bathroom with bath (shower attachment), basin and WC.


Raised terrace (not enclosed), perfect for eating al-fresco at large picnic table or just for sitting out. Freedom to wander in large garden below the house. Grounds also include a fenced hidden garden with unfenced pond.

Parking: Ample parking beside property with room for boats and bikes.


  • Included: Bed linen,(towels onlyprovided for overseas visitors), cot, high chair,electricity. Natural treated spring water.
  • Telephone: Available if required. Mobile signal unreliable.
  • Pets welcome with £50 security deposit payable to owner.
  • Local facilities: Bigbury Bay and Burgh Island with sandybeaches only3.5 miles. Golf: Bigbury Golf Course2 miles. Fabulous short walks on woodland paths and around Avonestuary. Good pubs and eating places closeby, including the well knownOyster Shack (booking adviseable). Shop Holywell Stores at St. Ann'sChapel is a brilliant local shop.

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Pet Friendly Property

Pet Friendly

Were Down allows pets so their is no reason why your dog has to miss out on your short cottage break in Devon
Close to a pub

Near a Pub

Were Down is close to a pub, perfect for a relaxing drink in the evening

Short Break

Book a short break

Were Down is available to book for a short break. So if you are tight on holiday time this could be the perfect option

Washing Machine

Washing Machine Available

The washing machine could be very helpful for active or young families or for those who need to pack light.



Save time and arguements over the washing up. Were Down is equipped with a dishwasher..

Rural Location

Rural Location

Love the countryside? Enjoy Were Down.'s rural location.

Near the sea

Near the coast

Love the sea? Were Downis near the coast.


Wifi / Internet Access

Keep up to date with social media, emails etc with the internet access available.

Price: £ See website

This cottage Sleeps a maximum of 6 people

Cottage address

Were Down


About Were Down

Cottage rental includes

This most attractiveSouth Devon holiday home is perfect for nature lovers, bird watchers, artists, walkers and strollers. If peace and natural beauty appeal to you come and share our wonderful property - whatever the season. This warm and comfortable property is ideal for winter breaks. Were Down enjoys an exceptionally beautiful and peaceful location. Secluded but not remote, the house is set on a hillside amongst 12 acres of mixed woodland overlooking the creek leading to the delightful River Avon renowned for its beauty and bird life. There is access on foot via private paths to the Avon Estuary Walk and Bigbury Golf Club and Course is ashort distancefor that essential game of golf, with the popular South Devon beaches of Bigbury on Sea a short drive away. Were Down, a much loved family home, has been divided to provide separate, self-contained accommodation for visitors.

  • Beach close by
  • View
  • Wifi
  • Garden or outside space
  • Grounds
  • Rural location
  • Pub close by
  • Shop close by
  • Golf course close by
  • Two bathrooms
  • Central heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Sleeps 6 persons | Bedrooms 3

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