Located in North Molton, Devon
This rural detached cottage is situated a mile from the ancient village of North Molton and can sleep four people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: 2
Marsh Cottage is a rural detached cottage situated a mile from the ancient village of North Molton close to the Exmoor National Park. This cottage sleeps four people in one double bedroom and two single bedrooms, and there’s a bathroom available. The rest of the cottage consists of a kitchen with dining area and a separate sitting room featuring a piano and an electric fire. To the outside of the cottage there is off road parking for two cars and an enclosed lawned garden with furniture. Being located close to Exmoor National Park and also within easy reach of the North Devon beaches, Marsh Cottage will suit a family or couples looking to explore this delightful area.
North Molton 2.5 mile. This detached cottage is in a truly rural position, two and a half miles from the ancient village of North Molton, which nudges the foothills of Exmoor. This lovely cottage will appeal to walkers, birdwatchers and botanists alike, being situated along an unmetalled country lane and footpath lined with wild flowers and providing ample woodland walks nearby along the River Mole. The cottage also overlooks peaceful meadows. Inside, the cottage has a large kitchen/diner with patio doors opening to the enclosed rear garden, which is ideal for taking supper outside in the summer. The cosy sitting room even has a piano, a superb room for relaxing in after a busy day. The three bedrooms sleep up to four guests, share a bathroom and all overlook the fields and woodlands beyond. The local Riverside Caravan & Camping Park, which is just over half a mile away, along a footpath, has facilities including a clubhouse, shop open to non-residents and specimen carp and coarse fishing lakes. Alternatively, you can take the footpath through a beautiful wooded valley and stroll into the old mining village of North Molton, where there is a friendly pub and shop. This location is ideal for exploring the heather-clad Exmoor hills with their native stags. Families will love the fabulous long sandy beaches at Saunton and Woolacombe, ideal for safe bathing, surfing or walking amongst the soft sand dunes that back the beaches. This is an ideal rural retreat for both country lovers and beachcombers.
- Electric night storage heaters, wall-mounted convector heaters and electric fire
- Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs
- Power inc in rent
- Bed linen and towels inc in rent
- Off-road parking for 2 cars
- Enclosed lawned garden with furniture and BBQ
- Two well-behaved dogs welcome
- Sorry, no smoking
- Shop and bar at local campsite 10 mins off-road walk
- Note: Property accessed via a half a mile unmetalled and uneven country lane, not suitable for low suspension vehicles
- Note: Garden is enclosed with post and rail with stock-proof wire
North Molton is a village in North Devon about a mile from Exmoor National Park and a great base to explore North Devon's rugged coastline. The village has a shop, post office and the Poltimore Inn while South Molton offers a larger range of shops and a twice-weekly market featuring locally made and grown goods. This is an excellent location for those wanting to explore the great outdoors with forests, moors, rivers and beaches all waiting to be discovered. The area is great for walkers and for spotting wildlife and the National Trust has Watersmeet Gorge, Valley of the Rocks and the funicular cliff railway to visit nearby.