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Buckland House, Buckland Filleigh, Devon

2 - 30 15 Bed 30 Dining

Magnificent family holiday mansion sleeping up to 30, for get togethers and celebrations near Bideford

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Buckland House, Buckland Filleigh, Devon, sleeps 2 - 30 in 15 bedrooms.

When you turn the corner along the Devonshire country lanes the first sight of Buckland House is breathtaking. This magnificent Grade II listed mansion stands proudly in unspoilt rural countryside. The House offers splendid accommodation for families or groups of friends to gather together.

A fine time will be had as you explore the expanse of rooms including an impressive staircase, Tudor sitting room and library. The galleried ballroom with its dome ceiling, marble fireplace and grand piano proves an impressive backdrop for weddings and special celebrations with dining space for up to 80 guests.

The front entrance leads into the Hall with spiral staircase. The inner hall leads to the ballroom with grand piano through to the sitting room and French windows to the terrace and gardens. There is a huge dining room, snooker room with full size table, a drawing room, second sitting room, library, breakfast room, kitchen, laundry room, large children's play room with table tennis, darts and small billiard table. There are 2 cloakrooms with toilet and basin on the ground floor.

On the first floor there are 15 bedrooms and 9 bathrooms. Three bedrooms have double 4-poster beds and another has a single 4-poster bed. Of the rest there are 4 with double beds and 5 with twin singles and 2 with single beds. Extra beds and mattresses by negotiation to sleep up to 35. Many of the bedrooms have coal effect fires and one has a study and another a large nursery with 2 cots. Five of the bedrooms have Victorian ball and claw baths, 2 with normal baths and 2 with showers.

The park encasing the house is a wonderful setting with fine specimen trees. There is a lake with rowing boat and outdoor pool (25 yards, depth 3 feet to 8 feet).

The village church, which lies within the grounds welcomes its local parishioners on 1st and 3rd Sundays every month.

Facilities

WiFi

Landline on pay by honesty basis and free WiFi

Disabled Facilities

Please phone to discuss

Dog Friendly

Pets welcome, £16 each

Kitchen

Well equipped kitchen with Aga and large 6 ring gas cooker

Dining Room

Dining room with seating for 30, 22 + 8 around 2 tables

Sitting Room

Two sitting rooms and a library

TV and Music Facilities

Sony flatscreen TV with VCR and DVD player, HiFi with record/tape/CD

Games Room

Snooker room with full size table and large games room with table tennis, darts and small billiard table

Heating and Open Fires

Fuel for heating charged seperately. Central heating by wood-fired boiler, gas fires and an open fire

Bedrooms

15 bedrooms, 7 doubles, 5 twin singles, 3 singles to sleep 27. Extra beds and mattresses available by negotiation

Linen

All included

Bathrooms

Nine bathrooms, some en-suite. Mixture of Victorian ball and claw baths, normal baths and showers

Children's Facilities

Children most welcome with cots and high chairs. Baby sitting can be arranged

Outdoor

Set in 280 acres of private woodland, landscaped to give good views of the house and surrounding countryside

Swimming Pool

Yes

Parking

Ample

Smoking

Yes

Booking Information

Prices vary on time of year, changeovers are Mondays and Fridays.

Weekly prices from £4,800 to £7,200, weekends 70% of weekly price.

Show Availability

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Buckland House

Please contact the owner for availability dates

Location

An easy drive takes you to the North Cornwall coast with Bude 12 miles, Torrington 9 miles and Bideford 14 miles.

  • None close by
  • Barnstaple, 25 miles
  • Torrington, 9 miles
  • Shop, 2 miles
  • Pub, 2 miles
  • Exeter

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This venue is available for Weddings

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Weddings

A magnificent Georgian mansion with a civil wedding venue licence so couples can use Buckland House for their special day. A lovely church next to the house and all local contacts to help planning.

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