Located in Hartland, Devon
Beautiful thatched cottage in a stunning woodland location just two miles from the Hartland Peninsula, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and one mile from village facilities.
- Sleeps: 8
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
This property is located in the North Devon countryside, just two miles from the Atlantic Coast. The village of Hartland is just one mile from the property and offers a coffee shop, pubs, galleries, and craft workshops, as well as traditional bakers, and butchers. Hartland Abbey is also nearby and is a wonderful place to spend a day, with its expansive gardens, interesting architectural features, and enjoyable walk down to the cove beach, which visitors may recognise from the BBC s The Night Manager or Tim Roth s The War Zone. A little further afield, there are many local attractions to suit all tastes, including the huge sandy beach Westward Ho!, the private village of Clovelly, and the Cornish seaside town of Bude.
This detached thatched cottage offers a relaxing base from which to enjoy a break in North Devon. On the ground floor, the main lounge is a light-filled dual aspect room with a stone fireplace which now houses a wood burner effect electric fire. The comfortable sofas make a great place to sit back at the end of a busy day of sightseeing and perhaps enjoy the TV and DVD. There is a second lounge room, in the form of a lounge/diner, which offers a large inglenook fireplace, with another wood burner effect electric fire, sofa, and armchairs, as well as a large dining table. The spacious, farmhouse style kitchen provides a second dining area, perfect for breakfast or informal meals, and is equipped with an oven. hob, microwave, and fridge/freezer. The washer/dryer can be found separately in the utility room. The main bathroom with shower over bath and WC is located on the ground floor, as is a separate WC. Upstairs, there are four bedrooms, three of which are double rooms, the fourth being a twin room. Guests will also find a shower room with WC on this floor, and a handy office space, just in case one of your party needs to catch up with work.
Outside, there is a spacious garden, with table, chairs, and a barbecue. Please note that a stream runs through the garden, so children will need to be supervised. There is ample off-road parking provided.
- Detached former-mill worker’s cottage in a woodland setting with attractive period features and comfort offered
- Beautiful woodland gardens and a running stream Close to iconic, craggy cliffs and dramatic views yet also sandy beaches and the South West Coast Path
- The cottage (shots both in daylight and at night) and surrounding areas have been featured in the new film 'The Guernsey Literary and Potato Pie Peel Society'
- 4 bedrooms: 3 doubles and 1 twin
- Bathroom with shower over bath and WC, shower room with WC, ground floor WC
- Wi-Fi included
- Wood burner style electric fire in lounge and dining room
- Oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, and washer/dryer
- Electric and heating included
- Beach 2 miles, shop and pub 1 mile
- Regret no pets
On the North Devon Coast, Hartland is the most north-westerly town in the county. Dating back over 1000 years, the area is timeless and unspoilt with wild and beautiful countryside and some of the most stunning coastal views found anywhere in Britain. The village itself has plenty to offer including several independent shops, places to eat out and a rich history to discover. There are plenty of events throughout the year as well as markets and festivals. Places to visit in the area include Hartland Abbey dating back to 1157, Hartland Point for spectacular views, Welcombe Mouth Beach and Docton Mill Gardens and Tea Room.