Rose Cottage is a beautiful cottage situated near the village of Barnstaple, Devon. Hosting two bedrooms; a super king-size (zip/link, can be twin upon request), and a twin (zip/link), along with a bathroom, this property can sleep up to four people. Inside you will also find a ground floor cloakroom, and an open-plan sitting, kitchen and dining area with breakfast bar. To the outside is off-road parking for two cars, and a large communal garden area, and raised patio area with furniture. Located in a scenic setting with far-stretching countryside views, Rose Cottage is a heart-warming retreat in a memorable part of England.
Two bedrooms: 1 x super king-size (zip/link, can be twin upon request),
1 x twin (zip/link, can be super king-size on request).
Bathroom with bath, wet-room style shower, basin and WC. Ground floor cloakroom with basin and WC. Open-plan sitting, kitchen and dining area with breakfast bar.
Electric central heating. Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, WiFi, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Travel cot, highchair, and baby mat. Off-road parking for 2 cars. Large communal garden area and raised patio area with furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2.5 miles. Note: There is a stream on site. Note: Two steps down from the lounge/diner to the kitchen. Note: Wifi may be intermittent.
Barnstaple is at the mouth of the Taw Estuary, on the North Devon coastline between Westward Ho! and Croyde and is a short drive from the Exmoor National Park. Barnstaple is a coastal town with a market, shops, restaurants and bars, along with two beaches popular with surfers and families. Barnstaple lies at the end of the Tarka line railway journey, which takes you through the North Devon countryside of valleys, moorland and a coastline.
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!