Apple Barn is a large, character cottage set in a group of similar properties, near North Molton in Devon. With five bedrooms, three with en-suites, plus a family bathroom, this cottage can sleep ten people. There's also an open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburner. Outside you'll find an enclosed lawned garden, plus access to six acres of the owner's site with children's play area with trampoline, bouncy castle, swings and slide, along with a shared games room with table tennis, pool table and hockey table. There's also shared off road parking available. Apple Barn is a quality, large property, perfect for an extended family or group of friends seeking a base in beautiful North Devon.
Over three floors. Five bedrooms: 1 x ground floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x first floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 1 x second floor double with en-suite shower, basin and WC, 2 x second floor twin. Second floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburner. Shared external games room.
Oil central heating with woodburner. Electric double oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher Additional fridge and washing machine in utility room. WiFi, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, iPod dock, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Starter pack for woodburner inc. in rent Oct-March; at other times of year fuel for stove can be purchased locally. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Ample shared off road parking. Private 6-person hot tub overlooking the valley Enclosed lawned garden with furniture and BBQ, plus shared 6-acre site with children's play area with trampoline, goal post, swings and slides. Shared external games room with table tennis, pool table, table football and TV with PS2 and games. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 1.5 miles. Note: One of the double bedrooms and both twins have sloping ceilings. Note: Property over three floors, with 8 steps from ground floor to first floor level and then a further 8 steps to second floor level. Travel cot, highchair and stairgate available on request. Please note that this property is in a rural location accessed by country lanes that are single track in some places. The nearest village is 1 mile away and the nearest town is 4 miles. Whilst all parties are welcome at the property, guests should be made aware of the quiet, rural nature of the location and consideration should be given to the other guests and properties on-site.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!