This light and airy cottage sits within the grounds of the owner’s impressive home accessed by a separate driveway overlooking the little white town of Bideford, the Torridge estuary and Tarka Trail.
Built in 2017 on an elevated and peaceful position this cottage is a great spot for couples or families who enjoy walking, cycling, kayaking, bird watching or beach activities including surfing, or body boarding. For those looking to relax, the area is tranquil and the scenery is breath-taking. The Tarka Trail (traffic free) can be seen from the property and Bideford with a range of quayside shops, pubs, restaurants and pannier market is a short walk. Sandy beaches close by; Westward Ho! with 2 miles of golden sands, and beautiful Instow and Appledore are 10 minutes away. For kids, the Big Sheep and Ultimate Adventure Centre are within 2 miles. Why not visit RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Dartington Crystal, or enjoy National Trust cliff-top walks. Within a 2 minute drive the river is great for Paddle Boarding.
The property welcomes you into its entrance hall then opens up into the lounge and kitchen/diner with vaulted ceiling and fully glazed bay with bi-fold doors offering extensive views across the river valley to hills beyond. Comfortably and stylishly furnished in a contemporary way the lounge offers a wood burning stove, comfy corner sofa and Smart TV/media hub providing access to Free play and catch-up TV with Netflix etc. DVD player. The well-equipped kitchen area has an electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, dishwasher and washer/dryer. Table and four chairs. Also on the ground floor are two bedrooms; 1 king-size with en-suite shower room and WC and 1 twin zip-and link (which can be made into a super-king-size upon request). Family bathroom with shower over bath .A staircase leads up to a mezzanine area which offers table football, books, games, relaxed seating and reading lamp.
Heading outside from the ground floor full width bi-fold doors lead out to a fully enclosed patio and lawned area with private hot tub enjoying views across the valley. Garden furniture, fire pit/BBQ/pizza oven. There is ample off road parking for two cars.