Marsh Cottage is a rural detached cottage situated a mile from the ancient village of North Molton close to the Exmoor National Park. This cottage sleeps four people in one double bedroom and two single bedrooms, and there's a bathroom available. The rest of the cottage consists of a kitchen with dining area and a separate sitting room featuring a piano and an electric fire. To the outside of the cottage there is off road parking for two cars and an enclosed lawned garden with furniture. Being located close to Exmoor National Park and also within easy reach of the North Devon beaches, Marsh Cottage will suit a family or couples looking to explore this delightful area.
Three bedrooms: 1 x double, 2 x single. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen with dining area. Sitting room with electric fire and piano.
Electric night storage heaters, wall-mounted convector heaters and electric fire. Electric oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, selection of books, games and DVDs. Power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture and BBQ. Two well-behaved dogs welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop and bar at local camp site 10 mins off road walk. Note: Property accessed via a half a mile unmetalled and uneven country lane, not suitable for low suspension vehicles. Note: Garden is enclosed with post and rail with stock-proof wire.
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!