Kittiwakes

Located in Appledore, Devon

Traditional cottage situated in the attractive fishing village of Appledore, offering a pretty town quay, ferry boat, shops, restaurants, and a choice of pubs and just a short drive to local beaches

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: No

Description

This property enjoys a fantastic location in the traditional fishing village of Appledore, where fishing boats bob in the harbour and restaurants and pubs offer delicious local seafood. Just across the estuary, and accessible by ferry, is the neighbouring village of Instow, where there is a family-friendly beach, a pottery studio, an art gallery, and a choice of eateries. Further afield, the huge sandy beach at Westward Ho! is just a five-minute drive from the property, offering two miles of sand and a surf school. Other attractions in the area include the privately-owned village of Clovelly, the harbour town of Bideford, The Milky Way adventure park, and RHS Rosemoor. There really is something for everyone.

This characterful cottage offers charming accommodation which the owners have thoughtfully styled with some chic maritime touches. On entering the property, guests will find the light-filled dual-aspect lounge/diner, with its comfortable seating, electric fire, Smart TV and DVD player. Next to the lounge, the kitchen also has a light and airy feel and offers an oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment and washer/dryer. Steep, cottage-style stairs take guests to the bedrooms on the first floor, both of which are finished in restful, muted colours, giving them a lovely relaxing feel. The first of these is a double bedroom, with a pretty window seat, rocking chair, large fitted wardrobes, and chest of drawers. The neighbouring twin room has a chest of drawers for storing clothes. The contemporary bathroom has a shower over bath (3/4 size) and WC.

There is roadside parking close to the property, or guests may prefer to use the local pay and display car park in the village.

Facilities

  • Delightful cottage located in the traditional fishing and shipbuilding village of Appledore
  • Excellent location for exploring North Devon and the Bideford Bay area
  • Walking distance to village quay with views across the Torridge to Instow
  • A few minutes’ drive to the large beach at Westward Ho! and Northam Burrows
  • 2 bedrooms 1 double and 1 twin 1 bathroom with shower over bath (3/4 size) and WC
  • Smart TV with DVD player
  • Oven and hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment and washer/dryer
  • Bed linen and towels included
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Regret no pets
  • Roadside parking nearby or in the car park (fee payable)
  • Beach 1 mile, shops and pubs within walking distance

Features

Close to coast
Cot Available
Downstairs bathroom
Family friendly
Ground floor facilities
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Near River/Estuary
Off road parking
TV
WiFi

Location

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Area Details

Appledore

Appledore is a small fishing village in North Devon. The village celebrates its local artists. The village is full of narrow streets, many of them cobbled. Here you that will find a lot of arts and crafts shops showcasing their work. A variety of pubs and restaurants offer a large range of local seafood. The village is has a privately owned shipyard that employs a lot of the locals. The quay is often occupied by local shipping vessels and yachts. Cruises are available to go up and down the estuary. A ferry takes passengers to the pretty village of Instow which has a sheltered Sandy beach and pier. A short walk away, along the river is Bideford Bay and Westward Ho. The nearest town is Barnstaple 21 minutes away.

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