The Hidden Chapel is stylishly furnished without being contrived. It offers a very comfortable self-catering holiday accommodation for up to 6 guests, ideal for two families to share. With an eccentric mix of upcycled and vintage furnishings and touches of retro, there is an informal atmosphere throughout the space. A truly unique and quirky place to stay, the property includes original pitched pine floors, a spiral staircase sourced from Oxford university’s experimental Science department, stunning cast iron radiators and the chapel pews, masterfully recrafted into kitchen cabinetry. The Chapel provides all the mod cons you could need with fast WiFI throughout the property, a flat-screen smart TV with freeview channels, a Bose bluetooth speaker and a record player with large LP collection.
Comfortably sleeping 6, The Hidden Chapel has 3 bedrooms, two of which have en-suite bathrooms and one bedroom that opens up to a stunning south facing terrace. The rooms feature a mix of vintage furniture along with two king size beds (one of which has the option of being split and used as two single beds) and a double bed in the third bedroom.
Wake up to birdsong, cook delicious meals in the fully equipped large family kitchen and congregate around the family dining table that comfortably seats ten. Light the log burner, laze on the comfortable sofas and go retro with a large record collection. Enjoy the clawfoot tub and relax with spa-like bath amenities, while gazing through the skylight at the spectacular night sky.
Thoughtful touches, like a yoga mat for morning stretches, eye shades for a late lie in, cooler bag for your picnics, electric fans in each bedroom for those hot summer nights, hot water bottles for the cooler nights, umbrellas and walking sticks, all speak to a well-considered guest experience. All in all, a perfectly curated mix of vintage and modern touches create an eclectic and unusual, but wonderfully functional, accommodation for your chilled out holiday in Devon.
The central Mid Devon location is perfectly situated for the best Devon and North Cornwall has to offer. Enjoy discovering Dartmoor and Exmoor National Park, exploring our local National Trust properties. Visit the stunning Castle Drogo, followed by a stroll around Fernworthy Reservoir with its wonderful wildlife. Shop in the historic City of Exeter or explore the close–by market towns of Crediton, Tiverton, and Chagford. Make the most of the idyllic Devon countryside with a relaxing getaway; The Hidden Chapel really is the most magical place.
This room includes a king size zip and link bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and heated slate floors, opening onto a south facing terrace with bifold doors that open fully. Wake to birdsong and the sunrise in this large and airy sanctuary.
A cosy space with an upholstered French antique double bed, hanging space for clothes and direct access to the en-suite bathroom which, is shared with bedroom one
Accessed by the cool circular staircase, this mezzanine bedroom with its king size bed is the cosiest and darkest room at the Chapel, perfect for those late sleepers. The stunning round leaded window overlooking the main space casts wonderful shadows. A full en-suite bathroom and wardrobe as well as chest of drawers lets you fully unpack and settle in.
All of the bedrooms offer crisp white cotton linens and towels, vintage Teasmades, luxury eco chic at its finest.
There are two bathrooms, one on each floor. The bathroom on the main floor features a roll top cast iron bath for a soothing soak after a long walk in the countryside. Upstairs, the en-suite features double sinks and a glass-enclosed walk-in-shower with classic Lefroy Brooks vintage inspired fixtures.
The main floor large living area with its soaring 20-foot ceilings is stunning in the morning light when the 6 large, arched, dual aspect windows cast sunny shadows around the room. The kitchen is well equipped, so cooking your own meals is a breeze. A full-size American style fridge freezer allows you to properly stock up on the essentials and plenty of glasses, dishes and cookware make your self-catering holiday easy. The kitchen also has a dishwasher and microwave, and the washing machine and dryer are situated just off the kitchen.
Invite your friends and family to join you for a dinner at the vintage dining table, seating 10. Share your love and laughter over dinner and a glass of your favourite beverage – cherished memories in the making!
Curl up in the comfortable living area with 2 large retro style sofas, a large log burner and TV for cosy afternoons. The Hidden Chapel is available for long weekends, weekly rentals or longer breaks, and has been the stylish setting for many memorable birthdays and anniversary get-togethers for friends and families.
There is free on road parking along Western Road, which is just down the road from the Chapel. If you have a lot of luggage or groceries, it’s not a problem to park the car briefly at the top pf the path that accesses the Chapel.
Guests have exclusive use of the whole of the Hidden Chapel and the rear terrace for the duration of their stay.