Combe Cottage is a lovely mid-terrace resting in the seaside town of Ilfracombe in Devon. It has a king-size double and a twin room along with a bathroom. There is also a kitchen. a dining room and a sitting room. To the outside is a small enclosed area with furniture and roadside parking on a first come, first served basis. Combe Cottage is a light and airy property offering a homely feel for family and friends seeking a break away from everyday routine.
Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size, 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room.
Gas central heating. Gas hob and oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, coffee machine, dishwasher, 48" Smart TV with Netflix, DVD player, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towel inc. in rent. Travel cot and highchair available. Ample roadside parking on nearby streets and around the property. Small enclosed garden to the rear with furniture. One small well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking however smoking is permitted in the garden. Shop and pub 3 mins walk.
The seaside town of Ilfracombe lies on a stretch of North Devon coastline, with five beaches, much of it owned by the National Trust. Ilfracombe is only a ten minute drive from Exmoor National Park, it boasts a harbour and quay along with many pubs, shops and restaurants and frequent live music. From here, take a wildlife cruise, a fishing trip or a boat trip to Lundy Island. Ilfracombe also boasts a number of Michelin Guide restaurants, Fore Street boasting a Michelin-starred restaurant among its many eateries, local fish being prominent on their menus. To the east are the villages of Lynton and Lynmouth with its clifftop railway, and to the west lie Clovelly and Hartland.
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!