Drewstone Arches is a delightful barn conversion situated on the owners' livestock farm, three miles from South Molton. This cottage sleeps five people in three ground floor bedrooms, consisting of a double, a twin and a single, as well as a ground floor bathroom. The cottage also has a first floor open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. Outside, there's off road parking for two cars and an enclosed lawned garden with furniture and barbecue. Drewstone Arches is ideally based for exploring the Exmoor National Park and the coast of North Devon.
Three ground floor bedrooms: 1 x double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, separate shower, basin and WC. First floor open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
Electric central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, radio, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and fuel for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture. Children's play area 25 yards from cottage. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 3 miles. Note: Fenced lake within farm grounds, children to be supervised at all times. Note: Check-in 4pm. Note: Strong 4G signal in area.
Note: Max 5 people including infants
The Devon market town of South Molton is known as The Gateway to Exmoor. The town offers a range of shops, amenities and a weekly market. Close by are forests, moors, rivers and coast, with churches and other buildings of historical significance. There is superb walking on the South West Coast Path and the North Devon beaches are varied and interesting, and why not visit the National Trust's Watersmeet Gorge?
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!