Self Catering in Devon - Ilfracombe

Areas: North Devon, Devon

Ilfracombe Travel and Heritage Information

Cottage: HCTSTEP

Cottage: HCTSTEP, Ilfracombe, Devon
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Second floor apartment arranged over 2 floors and has been equipped to a high standard in a modern contemporary style, whilst retaining many of its original features with wood beams and stonework. It is situated in the oldest part of Ilfracombe where the street leads straight down to the charming natural harbour. The apartment is approached by a slate covered stairway which is believed to have been cut from the rockface around the year 800, with the house having been built around it in around 1760.

You will be within walking distance to all of Ilfracombe's amenities and attractions, including its flower-strewn shopping streets, lazy pavement cafés and a wealth of different places to eat including the new harbourside restaurant that is owned by the artist Damien Hirst. Explore the seasonal wonders of Exmoor National Park, the rugged North Devon Atlantic coastline and the golden sands of Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton Sands, which are 10 minutes by car.

The apartment offers TWO bedrooms: 1 double and 1 room with a 4ft double and a single.

Bathroom: modern with shower over bath and WC. Lounge: approached via a cottage style staircase, has glimpses of the sea and includes TV, DVD and hi-fi. Just off the lounge is a comfy snug area, with futon providing extra seating/sleeping for 2, this area also has books and quiet games making it ideal as a child's lounge.

Dining room: off the kitchen with seating for 6. Kitchen: with breakfast bar, cooker, microwave, full-size fridge/freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer. Outside: approached via narrow steps, you will find a suntrap roof terrace with garden furniture and distant views of the harbour and beyond.

Also outside there is storage for wet suits, boards, etc. Amenities: parking at car parks close by. Bed linen, electric and central heating included.

1 dog by arrangement. Additional info: guests are advised that due to the character and style of the property, stairs are steep and uneven. Location: beach, harbour, restaurants and shops all within easy walking distance.

The sister apartment is situated on the first floor.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly

Services / Facilities:

Complex, Pub Within 1 Mile, Shop Within 1 Mile, Beach Within 5 Miles, Travel Cot, Highchair, Family Holidays, Freeze Owner Booking

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Chambercombe Manor - 1 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Marwood Hill - 6.5 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Marwood, St Michael's Church - 6.5 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Braunton, St Brannock's Church - 6.9 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Arlington, St James Church - 7.3 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Arlington Court - 7.4 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Parracombe, St Petrock's Church - 9.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Tapeley Park - 11.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

Swimbridge, St James Church - 12.7 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Cobbaton Combat Collection - 14.4 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.

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