2 Bittadon Cottages
Located in Barnstaple, Devon
This semi-detached cottage is situated in the village of Barnstaple, near Exeter, and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 8
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 3
- Pet Friendly: No
2 Bittadon Cottages is a semi-detached retreat located in the village of Barnstaple, Devon. Hosting four bedrooms; a super king-size with en-suite, a super king-size double and a king-size double as well as a twin, along with a bathroom, this property can sleep up to eight people. Inside you will also find a kitchen, utility, cloakroom, dining room with wood burner, and a sitting room. To the outside is ample off-road parking, and a terraced garden with large level lawn, patio, furniture, barbecue, summerhouse and natural enclosed pond. Resting in a lovely location with pleasant surroundings, 2 Bittadon Cottages is a charming retreat in a memorable part of England.
Bittadon Cottage in Barnstaple is a semi-detached retreat situated in an elevated position, overlooking the valley and surrounded by farmland. Bittadon Cottage can be found in the pretty hamlet of Bittadon just eight miles from the blue flag sandy beach at Woolacombe. Bring along the family or a group of friends to enjoy all that this accommodation has to offer, from the impressive garden views to the immaculate presentation of the interior. Featuring a snug, as well as a cosy lounge, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to relaxing, and may even wish to rest outside in the lovely suntrap of a garden with its seating area. Discover the four beautiful bedrooms, all providing good quality beds and linen, with scenery that leans out over the gardens and open countryside. A family bathroom accompanies the formation and a wonderful kitchen/dining room, is perfect for a delicious breakfast or an evening meal after the sun sets. Outside there are plenty of parking spaces, with steps leading down to the entrance of the cottage, where there is a patio area with furniture. A path from the cottage takes you to the garden and its summer house, which includes seating and children's games. There is a path which takes you past the rear of the cottage into another garden area that sweeps through an arch into a further garden. The bird life at this cottage is extraordinary with everything from goldfinch and siskin to buzzard and spotted woodpecker. Swallows and house martins are regular visitors in the summer and pheasants inhabit the garden all year round. There is much to see and do in North Devon and the cottage is within easy reach of the surfing beaches of Saunton, Croyde and Woolacombe. Other attractions include golf, fishing, walking and horse-riding, and Exmoor with its beautiful walks is a mere 10 miles away. Barnstaple lies at the end of the magnificent Tarka Line railway journey, an all-round memorable adventure.
- Oil central heating with wood burner
- Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher
- TV with FreeSat, DVD, CD, WiFi, (mobile reception is intermittent) selection of books, games and DVDs
- Travel cot, highchairs and stairgate
- Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc in rent
- Ample off-road parking
- Terraced garden with large level lawn, patio, furniture, BBQ, summerhouse and natural enclosed pond
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Note: The area containing the pond is unsuitable for unsupervised children but can be accessed as desired via the locked gate
Barnstaple is the largest town of North Devon, set on the River Taw, and dating back more than a thousand years. Steeped in history, you can still see parts of the original Norman castle and the 13th-century bridge and discover more in the Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon. Today it is an important market town with a huge, enclosed Pannier Market that is open daily except Sundays with everything from fresh local produce to local artists work. So much to see and do in and around Barnstaple. Broomhill Sculpture Garden has 10 acres of wonderful grounds in which to discover over 300 sculptures by over 60 artists. Arlington Court is a Georgian mansion run by the National Trust with almost all rooms open to the public. Visit Saunton Sands with its huge beach or take a trip on the Tarka Line and see beautiful scenery all the way to Exeter on the Great Western Railway.