The Shippen Middle Langdon

Located in Littleham, Devon

This homely cottage is an ideal couple's retreat situated in Devon's rural countryside, just a few miles from the coast, with lots of clifftop walks, sandy beaches, and pretty fishing villages nearby

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Pet Friendly: 2

Description

Nestled in the peaceful countryside within the owner s grounds, this beautiful barn conversion is an ideal escape for those who want romantic and idyllic situated in the North Devon countryside.

Situated in the tranquil countryside within the owner s grounds, this renovated barn conversion is full of character with its exposed beams and roaring wood burner. In the heart of North Devon s finest countryside, the local residents include the owner s cats, chickens and ducks along with an adjoining field with grazing sheep. The village of Littleham benefits from a village pub, which offers good home cooking and is within easy walking distance. The property is in a great location to explore some of North Devon s greatest offerings with rugged coastline just being a 10-minute drive away. The historic port town of Bideford, offering shopping, pubs and restaurants, the fishing village of Appledore and the seaside town of Westward Ho! with its sandy beach, are all within a 10 15 minute drive. Visit the nearby famous fishing village of Clovelly or Bucks Mills with its pebble beach. There are lots of leisure activities to entertain all including golf, various water sports including surfing and windsurfing, horse riding, walking and fishing. The Tarka Trail is within easy reach of the property, offering over 48km of car-free paths for cyclists and walkers. For a great day out, the area offers RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Tapeley Park and Gardens, Dartington Crystal and is home to numerous National Trust attractions including Lundy Island.

Step into the open plan living space, which offers a spacious lounge/kitchen/diner. The lounge area is a lovely homely space, with two sumptuous sofas. There is a TV, DVD, iPod dock and DAB radio/CD player for guests to enjoy, as well as a warming wood burner. Step into the kitchen area, which has a flagstone floor, and you will find an electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge with ice compartment, washing machine, and dishwasher. Meanwhile, a separate utility store houses a freezer and tumble dryer. The bedroom one step up from the lounge is a relaxing room with king-size bed. Also accessed from the lounge is the bathroom, offering a shower over bath and WC.

Outside, there is a wonderful garden offering one acre of grounds which are shared with the sister property, and offers a BBQ and seating area a lovely space from which to enjoy the property s tranquil surroundings. The owners can offer stabling by prior arrangement for guests who wish to bring their own horses. There is ample off-road parking available, and guests will also find a handy shed which can be used for cycle storage.

Facilities

  • Quaint and romantic bolthole sleeping two situated in the rolling countryside and with the local residents including chickens, ducks and sheep
  • Light the wood burner on cooler evenings and enjoy the warmth
  • Within easy walking distance of the popular village pub
  • A plethora of great locations to explore, just a 10-minute drive from the stunning North Devon coast and main villages and towns
  • 1 bedroom with king size bed
  • Bathroom with shower over bath and WC
  • TV, DVD, hi-fi, and iPod dock
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs provided)
  • Oven, hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge with ice compartment, and washing machine
  • Washing line and bike storage available in shed available for guests to use
  • Tumble dryer and freezer in the shared storeroom
  • Electric and heating included
  • Highchair available however regret no travel cot, but guests may bring their own
  • 2 dogs welcome (must be kept on leads at all times)
  • There are dog-friendly beaches nearby and a dog shower outside for muddy days
  • Guests can purchase fresh produce including bread and cakes, free-range eggs, fruit and vegetables when available
  • Ample off road parking and bike storage available
  • Outside seating and shared lawn with BBQ
  • Please note there are two steps down to the kitchen and bathroom, and one step up to the bedroom
  • Pub walking distance, shop 3 miles, beach 5 miles

Features

BBQ
Close to coast
Cot Available
Dishwasher
Downstairs bathroom
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs facilities
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
TV
Washing machine
WiFi

Location

Area Details

Littleham

Littleham offers the perfect mix of premium holiday cottages at affordable prices. Whether it's a romantic break for two, or you are taking the dog for a whole family getaway, you're sure to love what Littleham can offer.

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