This homely cottage is an ideal couple’s retreat situated in Devon’s rural countryside, just a few miles from the coast, with lots of clifftop walks, sandy beaches, and pretty fishing villages nearby
Nestled in the peaceful countryside within the owner’s grounds, this beautiful barn conversion is an ideal escape for those who want romantic and idyllic situated in the North Devon countryside.
Situated in the tranquil countryside within the owner’s grounds, this renovated barn conversion is full of character with its exposed beams and roaring woodburner. In the heart of North Devon’s finest countryside, the local residents include the owner’s cats, chickens and ducks along with an adjoining field with grazing sheep. The village of Littleham benefits from a village pub, which offers good home cooking and is within easy walking distance. The property is in a great location to explore some of North Devon’s greatest offerings with rugged coastline just being a 10 minute drive away. The historic port town of Bideford, offering shopping, pubs and restaurants, the fishing village of Appledore and the seaside town of Westward Ho! with its sandy beach, are all within a 10-15 minute drive. Visit the nearby famous fishing village of Clovelly or Bucks Mills with its pebble beach. There are lots of leisure activities to entertain all including golf, various water-sports including surfing and windsurfing, horse riding, walking and fishing. The Tarka Trail is within easy reach of the property, offering over 48km of car free paths for cyclists and walkers. For a great day out, the area offers RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Tapeley Park and Gardens, Dartington Crystal and is home to numerous National Trust attractions including Lundy Island.
Step into the open-plan living space, which offers a spacious lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge area is a lovely homely space, with two sumptuous sofas. There is a TV, DVD, iPod dock and DAB radio/CD player for guests to enjoy, as well as a warming wood burner. Step into the kitchen area, which has a flagstone floor, and you will find an electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, washing machine, and dishwasher. Meanwhile, a separate utility store houses a freezer and tumble dryer. The bedroom one step up from the lounge is a relaxing room with king-size bed. Also accessed from the lounge is the bathroom, offering a shower over bath and WC.
Outside, there is a wonderful garden offering one acre of grounds which are shared with the sister property, and offers a BBQ and seating area – a lovely space from which to enjoy the property’s tranquil surroundings. The owners can offer stabling by prior arrangement for guests who wish to bring their own horses. There is ample off-road parking available, and guests will also find a handy shed which can be used for cycle storage.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.