The historic accommodation, built on stilts, is composed mostly of wood with slate roof, it has wide steps which lead you up onto the patio and entrance. It was formerly used for grain storage and milling and retains much of its original charm and characteristics with exposed beams etc. Suitable for young couples or the active elderly couple looking for peace and quiet.
Accommodation offers one double bedroom. Ensuite bathroom with electric shower and WC. Open plan lounge/diner/kitchen area with cooker, auto washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge, microwave and LCD TV and DVD player. Electric heating. Patio area with seating. Shared use of large lawn.
Historic farmhouse with ground floor east wing and large south facing west wing suitable for 2 family occupation. Former granary with south facing views. 100 acres farmland with sheep and three fishing lakes suitable for family fishing with carp, tench, roach and rudd etc. Coast three miles, surfing, swimming and sun. Delightful southerly views of fishing lakes and fields to Dartmoor on the distant horizon. Peacefully secluded, a haven of wildlife, badger setts, kingfishers, owls etc. Large play area with swings, slide and roundabout or ball games. Clay pigeon shooting, weather permitting - by arrangement. 2 cots, 2 highchairs, 2 fireguards and a stairgate available.
About the Owner
Deposit of 25% to secure booking which is non-returnable (unless able to re-let). Balance payable 6 weeks before arrival. Payment by cheque or bank transfer.
Saturday changeover. Arrival from 3.00pm. Departure 10.00am.
Notes on prices:
Electricity extra by £1 coin meter. Logs at cost. Extra persons (The Barton only) £30. Dogs £30. Linen included. Towels included for overseas guests.
Activity and Interests
Special interest holidays:
Working sheep farm with coarse fishing. Clay pigeon shooting can be arranged, weather permitting.
Three miles from sandy beach of Westward Ho! Approx half hour drive from Bude.
Car essential. Nearest airport is Exeter airport and is approx 60 miles. Nearest channel port is Plymouth and is approx 60 miles.
Town of Bideford is approx 3 miles. Milky Way approx 5 miles and Big Sheep approx 2 miles. Tarka Trail cycle trail at Bideford where bikes may be hired approx 4 miles. Swimming pool at Northam approx 4 miles.
Atlantic Village shopping outlet approx 2 miles including supermarket, cash machines.
- Away From It All
- Farm Holidays
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- Dishes & Utensils
- Dining Area
- DVD Player
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- wheelchair inaccessible
- theme parks
- outlet shopping
- scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
- deepsea fishing
- freshwater fishing
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
- 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa bed/Futon
- Golf ...
- Notes on accommodation: Central heating is included in The Barton and The Cottage. The Bushel has electric heating and is not included in the price. Electricity by £1 coin meter. The Barton and The Cottage have woodburners and logs supplied at cost. 1 Well behaved dog allowed in each property. Linen included. Towels included for overseas guests only. Outside: The Barton and The Bushel have shared gardens. The Bushel has raised walled patio with A frame wooden picnic table. Shared orchard with play area and A frame wooden picnic tables for all properties. Three fishing lakes exclusive to guests. Fishing lakes are approx 5 min walk from properties.