Self Catering in Devon - Great Torrington
Areas: North Devon, Devon
Great Torrington (10mls SE) North Devon
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £310.00 - 630.00
TRANQUIL SETTING TREE BORDERED MEADOWS DONKEYS CHICKENS CATS AND DOG SLEEPS 4 + 1 "Get away from it all" relax unwind and soak up the peace and tranquillity of the unspoilt mid Devon countryside with its natural beauty and wealth of flora and fauna in this charmingly restored property. Formerly built c1500 as a grain store and latterly with attached stabling for the working shire horses of the day it has been tastefully and carefully converted to provide all the modern day conveniences and comforts whilst still retaining many of the original stone and beam features.This central rural country retreat is set in a 15 acre part stream bordered estate surrounded by meadows amidst trees and hedgerows that Devon is so known for which in springtime are bedecked with wild primroses and violets.
The location of this hidden gem offers relaxing surroundings and walks "far from the madding crowds" and set midway between the wild expanses of Dartmoor and Exmoor and the rugged coastlines and sandy beaches of the north and south Devon coasts which makes it an ideal base to explore these along with all the other local popular attractions. Try your skills at fishing golf horse riding and even flying all of which are available locally and at the end of your day in the warmer months relax recharge your batteries and plan your next days adventures 'alfresco' style whilst enjoying views over the countryside views. In the chillier months the log burning stove provides a cosy romantic atmosphere in which to relax and catch up with some reading or simply chill with your favourite tipple.
Upon your arrival a COMPLIMENTARY CREAM TEA awaits to welcome you at this delightfully converted 16th century Granary. The detached property offers TWO bedrooms: both with washbasins: 1 double with TV Freeview and heated towel rail in an upstairs apex-beamed room accessed either by an internal wrought-iron spiral staircase from the lounge or external stone steps. 1 twin on the ground floor with wooden staircase to a galleried quiet seating/play area with futon style chair bed (suitable for a child to sleep on) .
The snug is perfect for playing board games or chilling out with a good book. Shower room: upstairs and separate WC. Lounge/diner: with original beams and stonework features a log-burner (logs available - first basket free October - May only) TV Freeview and DVD.
Kitchen: french doors to main courtyard and stone archway which leads to a modern well-fitted and equipped kitchen with natural stone floor. Appliances include fridge (with small freezer box) electric cooker microwave washer/dryer hi-fi and many other extras. Outside: a stable door from the kitchen leads to a fenced rear private south-facing garden with built-in BBQ area seating and lighting.
Opposite the kitchen door is a gate leading directly onto tree bordered meadows. Amenities: ample parking. Bed linen towels and electric included.
Regret no smoking in the property. 1 medium-sized pet welcome. Location: pub and shop 4 miles garage 2 miles.
Services / Facilities:
Downstairs bedroom | Enclosed garden / patio | Open fire / woodburner | Towels included | Cot available | Highchair available
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Burrington, Holy Trinity Church - 2.8 miles (Historic Church)
Chulmleigh, St Mary Magdalene Church - 4.8 miles (Historic Church)
Brushford, St Mary's Church - 5.3 miles (Historic Church)
Atherington, St Mary's Church - 6.3 miles (Historic Church)
Warkleigh, St John the Evangelist Church - 6.4 miles (Historic Church)
Coldridge, St Matthew's Church - 6.4 miles (Historic Church)
Satterleigh, St Peter's Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church)
Sampford Courtenay, St Andrew's Church - 7.5 miles (Historic Church)
Rosemoor Garden - 7.5 miles (Garden)
Chittlehampton, St Hieritha's Church - 7.9 miles (Historic Church)
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