Self Catering in Devon - Northam
Areas: North Devon, Devon
Sleeps a maximum of: 8
Pricing From: £580.00 - 1160.00
CLOSE TO ROYAL NORTH DEVON GOLF CLUB AND HISTORIC SEA PORT OF BIDEFORD Located behind the little green door on Honey Street you will find this secluded holiday retreat suiting small groups of couples or families alike. The Old Posting House circa 1600 offers a spacious character home furnished in a comfortable country style with a well equipped kitchen and bathrooms. Upstairs glimpses of the estuary and Saunton Sands beyond can be seen.
There is plenty to see and do and the property is within walking distance of the village of Northam which has a post office pubs and shops and is a 15 minute walk to the sands at the burrows at Westward Ho! The interesting and historical fishing village of Appledore is only a 5 minutes drive and over the estuary from here is the village of Instow where you can watch the many yachts sail by or partake in one of the water sports. For the less energetic relax in the traditional walled cottage garden with 2 patios and enjoy the peace and quiet of this unique property. Ideally situated for all North Devon's attractions including many National Trust properties and Gardens.
The owners regret there is no cot or highchair available at this property.This charming house offers FOUR bedrooms 3 of which are situated off the main upstairs corridor: super-king-size double (can be a twin if preferred) with en-suite bathroom with bath shower over and heated towel rail 1 further king-size double with handbasin and 1 twin with handbasin. Through small swing doors off the upstairs landing there is an annexe with 1 twin room and separate bathroom with shower attachment and WC.
Extra cupboard. Bathroom: with bath and shower over handbasin WC and heated towel rail. Additional separate WC.
Lounge: with Dorset sandstone fireplace with living-flame gas fire French doors leading out onto lower patio TV and DVD. Connecting door to cosy snug/bar with old stone fireplace and living-flame gas fire TV with DVD and access to enclosed rear courtyard. Dining rooms: reached from the downstairs entrance porch spacious with beamed ceiling and old terracotta tiled floor ship's beam feature staircase and large inglenook fireplace with living-flame gas fire.
Kitchen: extensively fitted with 5 ring gas hob electric oven washer/dryer microwave fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Outside: french doors from dining room to sun lounge which has door out onto lower patio. Activity room: across the courtyard up a short flight of steps to the first floor for young children crayons paper playdoh etc provided supervision necessary.
Amenities: parking for 2 mid-sized car at the rear of the courtyard 1 undercover and 1 behind (uncovered). Bed linen electric and central heating included. Towels available for hire.
Regret no cot or highchair available however feel free to bring a travel cot. 1 small dog welcome. Request no smoking.
Location: beach 1 mile indoor swimming pool pubs and restaurant in village sea/river fishing and horse riding nearby. Arrival: 3pm.
Services / Facilities:
Enclosed garden / patio | Games / Play facilities | Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Beach within easy reach | Towels for hire
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Tapeley Park - 1.7 miles (Historic House)
Braunton, St Brannock's Church - 5.5 miles (Historic Church)
Rosemoor Garden - 7.4 miles (Garden)
Marwood, St Michael's Church - 7.8 miles (Historic Church)
Marwood Hill - 7.8 miles (Garden)
Clovelly Court Gardens - 9.1 miles (Garden)
Clovelly, All Saints Church - 9.1 miles (Historic Church)
Atherington, St Mary's Church - 9.4 miles (Historic Church)
Cobbaton Combat Collection - 10.2 miles (Museum)
Swimbridge, St James Church - 10.6 miles (Historic Church)
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