Oak Cottage is an attached, stone-built property located on Greendown Farm in Chittlehampton, Devon. It boasts three bedrooms; a mezzanine king-size double, a double and a single, sleeping five guests in total. Inside is also a ground floor bathroom and an open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove. To the exterior is off-road parking for one car, an enclosed patio area with seating and a shared children's play area. Oak Cottage offers a restful stay in the heart of North Devon.
Three bedrooms: 1 x mezzanine king-size double, 1 x double, 1 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, double basin and WC. Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with woodburning stove.
Oil central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, coffee machine, TV, DVD player, WiFi. Fuel, power and all logs for stove inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels available. Travel cot and highchair. Off-road parking for one car. Enclosed patio area with seating. Shared children's play area. 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!