Located in North Tawton, Devon
Church Barn is a delightful detached cottage rests in Bondleigh near North Tawton in Devon and can sleep eight people in four bedrooms and is pet-friendly.
- Sleeps: 8
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 4
- Pet Friendly: 2
Church Barn is a charming detached cottage resting in Bondleigh near North Tawton in Devon. Hosting four bedrooms, including two super-king-size with zip/link and en-suite shower rooms, a double and a twin, along with a bathroom and a cloakroom, this property can sleep up to eight guests. There is also an open-plan living space with kitchen, dining area and sitting area, utility and sitting room with woodburning stove. Outside there is off-road parking for four cars, bike storage and a garden with patio, lawn and furniture. Church Barn is an idyllic retreat in the heart of Devon.
Nestled in the peaceful hamlet of Bondleigh near North Tawton in Devon, is this fantastic detached cottage, Church Barn. Set over two floors and sleeping up to eight guests, Church Barn makes for a relaxing family getaway with up to two dogs, enjoying traditional wooden beams and high ceilings and easy access to Dartmoor and the historic Okehampton. With a large carport with two covered parking spaces and off-road parking for two further cars.
Look forward to cooking up a storm in the open-plan living area with kitchen, dining and seating area, where you can whip up delicious treats as your guests uncork a bottle of wine and relax on the sofa. Gather around the dining table to tuck into a delicious meal and toast to the wonderful days ahead. Retreat to the generous sitting room, where you can curl up on the plush sofa in front of your favourite film on the TV with a DVD player, as the woodburning stove crackles nearby. Completing the ground-floor is a cloakroom, perfect for a quick freshen up before heading out, and a handy utility room with a washing machine and tumble dryer.
As the evening draws to a close, climb the stairs where you will discover four beautifully decorated bedrooms - One super-king-size with en-suite shower room, two king-size bedrooms, one with an en suite, and a twin room, ensuring ample sleeping arrangements for all parties.
Just a short drive away is Winkleigh, where you can find a pub, grocery shops and a local butcher․ Just a little further is the historic town of Okehampton, where there is a good selection of larger supermarkets and shops, it is also home to the impressive ruins of the once remarkable Okehampton Castle. Learn more about the local town with a stop at the Museum of Dartmoor Life, which is housed in a 19th-century mill and showcases local history exhibits and a gift shop for picking up a souvenir.
For those who have brought their clubs, a visit to the excellent Okehampton Golf Club is a must, boasting fantastic views and located on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park.
However you spend your time in Devon, be sure to choose Church Barn as your home-away-from-home.
- Gas central heating with woodburning stove and underfloor heating on the ground floor
- Gas double oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher
- TV, DVD player, WiFi
- Electric and gas are included in rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in rent
- Off-road parking for 4 cars
- Garden with dining area, lawn swing seat
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome, sorry no cats
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop 2½ miles, a pub just over 2½ miles
- Note: Check-in from 4pm, check-out by 10am
If your goal is to explore as much as Devon as possible, the small town of North Tawton is perfect as it is so centrally located within the county. Lying just north of Dartmoor National Park amid pretty countryside with the River Taw running through the town, it is remarkably well-provisioned with 4 pubs, an ice cream parlour, fish and chips as well as a pizza takeaway. Several shops and services are available as well as a recreation park. Pretty much all of Devon is accessible from here but close by is the Bow Garden and Aquatic Centre, Dartmoor is only 6 miles away and the Museum of Dartmoor Life at Okehampton is 7 miles away.