Greendown Farmhouse is a delightful cottage nestled on Greendown Farm near Chittlehampton in Devon. It comprises five bedrooms; a family room with king-size double and single bed, a family room with double and single bed, a double and two twin rooms, sleeping 12 altogether. Inside is also two bathrooms, a ground floor shower room, kitchen/dining room, a second kitchen/dining room, utility, dining room and a sitting room with woodburning stove. Outside is off-road parking for two cars and a large garden with seating. Greendown Farmhouse offers a quality break to Devonshire countryside.
Six bedrooms: 1 x family room with king-size double and single bed, 1 x single, 2 x double, 2 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC, bathroom with hand-held shower, basin and WC. Ground floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC. Kitchen/dining room. Second kitchen/dining room. Utility. Dining room. Sitting room with woodburning stove.
Oil central heating with woodburning stove. 2 x electric oven and hobs, rayburn range cooker, 2 x microwaves, 2 x fridges, freezer, coffee machine, washing machine, tumble dryer, 3 x TV's, DVD player, WiFi. Fuel, power and logs for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Two travel cots and highchair available. Off-road parking for 2 cars. Large garden with seating and BBQ. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Shop and pub 2 miles.
Chittlehampton is situated between South Molton and Barnstaple, in North Devon. It boasts a church, 19th century traditional pub and a historic well. There is lots on offer in the surrounding area, including cycle rides that take you across Exmoor and North Devon. A half hour drive leads to the North Devon coast where there are many sandy beaches, including Saunton Sands. The market town of South Molton boats farm shops, deli shops, a honey farm, and a chocolate factory with award-winning museum.
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!