Located in Westward Ho!, Devon
Former granary situated on a working organic dairy farm in North Devon, within easy reach of the coast with its beaches, pretty harbour towns, and fishing villages.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
This property enjoys a quiet rural location on the owner’s 300-acre farm in the Devonshire countryside. Although there is plenty to see and do on and around the farm, those who want to explore more of what the area has to offer will be spoilt for choice, with many sites and attractions being within easy reach of the property. For example, the attractive harbour town of Bideford is just seven miles away, with its narrow streets lined with antique shops, independent boutiques, and a choice of eateries. To the west of the property, the privately-owned village of Clovelly is a lovely place to spend a day discovering what Devonshire life was like in the past, and there is even a small beach here as well as a fishing harbour. The Milky Way family adventure park, with its rides, and play areas is always a hit with young visitors, whilst the sandy beach at Westward Ho!, ten miles from the property, offers a two-mile-wide stretch of sandy beach.
This property offers upside-down accommodation, with two of the three bedrooms situated on the ground floor. The double bedroom benefits from an en-suite shower and WC, whilst there is also a spacious and comfortable twin room. The bathroom is also located on the ground floor and offers a shower-over-bath and WC. Stairs lead to the first-floor living area, where there is a cosy lounge with sofa seating, a wood burner-effect electric fire, TV/DVD. The light-filled kitchen/diner is accessed through the lounge and offers a wooden dining table, beamed ceiling, an oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and iPod dock. There is a convenient utility room adjacent to the property, accessed externally, where guests will find the washer/dryer. Wooden stairs from the lounge lead to the galleried third bedroom, a perfect room for children, with twin beds, a sofa, and a TV/DVD. Outside, there is a lawned garden, with outdoor seating a BBQ, providing guests with a space from which to enjoy the farm’s peace and tranquillity. The games barn offers a wonderful escape for teenagers, with its dartboard, table tennis table, and snooker table.
Guests are also able to explore the farm, where they can meet the resident animals, including the cows and chickens, and it is even possible to take a Land Rover tour of the farm with the friendly owners when they are available. There is ample off-road parking available.
- Attractively converted former granary set in a quiet rural location on a fantastic 300-acre working farm
- Lawned garden area with BBQ and outside seating and games barn, with snooker, darts, and table tennis for competitive fun
- Close to all of North Devon’s top visitor attractions and cultural hubs
- Land Rover trips around the farm are available by prior request
- 3 bedrooms 1 double and 2 twins
- Bathroom with shower over bath and WC En suite shower and WC to double bedroom
- TV/DVD in the lounge and the upstairs twin bedroom
- Wi-Fi included
- Oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, and washer/dryer
- Electric and heating included
- Regret no pets
- Ample off road parking
- Pub and shop 2 miles, beach 7 miles
Westward Ho! is a pretty coastal village. The seafront is a very popular spot for surfers and a variety of water sports. There are lifeguards on patrol on the beach in the summer making it feel very safe and secure for families. The beach has been awarded the Blue Flag for its cleanliness. Dogs are welcomed on the beach all year. During the summer there are signs directing you to which area of the beach are dog friendly. The village is surrounded by cliffs and an estuary. There are lots of nature trails and paths leading to neighbouring towns such as Bideford. For the adventurers, The Ultimate Adventure Centre in Bideford, fun for all the family. The Pebble Ridge Adventure Golf and Go Karts are worth a visit. The village has a few gift shops, a local store and a pharmacy. The village is also home to a few surfing and water sports shops. There are 3 pubs in Westward Ho! The local town of Bideford is 10 minutes by car. Further on is Barnstaple which is 21 minutes away.