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Thatched Cottage, Full Of Charm And Style, On Edge Of A Quiet Country Village

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Overview

Property

Updated: 22-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

About the property

Thatched Cottage in Goodleigh near Barnstaple, North Devon, England, UK

Rock Cottage’s 17th century two-foot-thick walls and thatched roof will keep you naturally cool in the summer and snug and warm in the winter. It is situated just outside the centre of a quiet village and 150 metres from the excellent village pub that serves great food and beer all year round. It has two lovely bedrooms, sleeping 4 people, a quaint but very well equipped kitchen and a beautiful lounge with ample seating for all. Outside there is secluded parking for 2/3 cars (depending on size!), an upper patio with rock garden, border, arbour and chairs, steps to either the front of the cottage or to the rear, a lower patio with all-weather dining/craft table with 6 chairs and twin sun-shades next to a raised flower bed with a small hill-path leading from a separate decking area, and finally a wood-store. The cottage is surrounded by stunning countryside and plenty of gentle walks for you and the whole family to enjoy. Whist staying at Rock Cottage you are only 20 minutes from Exmoor and some of the best beaches in the world.

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Amanda
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Within 12 hours
Calendar last updated:
22 March, 2017

2 Reviews

4.5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)

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Rock Cottage

  • 4 of 5

Very nice cottage. Every amenity. Stairs are quite steep for anyone with disability. Nice log fire, parking for 3 cars, just, 2 easily, WiFi works well, only 10 minutes drive from Barnstaple. Nice kitchen to cook and eat in. 2 bedrooms each with own staircase access, bath/shower in just one, toilet, handbasin in both.

No shop nearby but great pub with good food 50 yds away.

Good value for money.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic olde world building in a relaxing area

  • 5 of 5

Peter is a great host,greeting us & explaining about the property & area.

We were very relaxed & enjoyed the ambiance of a 400 year old property with the woodburner & local pub on hand after long coast walks & cycling the Takka trail which is nearby.We would recommend Rock cottage to everyone.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
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Prices and Availability

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Updated: 22-Mar-2017
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

General

  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Floor Area

  • 0 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet - Toilet
  • Freshly renovated with traditional stainless steel taps, mirror and accessories, the bathroom provides full-sized bath with optional shower facility, basin, handy storage shelves and WC. A storage heater provides warmth and freshness throughout the year.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2 - Zip and Link beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Main bedroom has a full king-size bed, wardrobe with lower drawers, as well as a chest of drawers. Twin beds for young or old, which can form a ‘double bed’ if two people want to share. A half-height wardrobe with built-in chest of drawers

Outside

  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden

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