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Secluded East Prawle Barn Down A Private Track With Un-interrupted Sea Views

People9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
barn
People
9
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
4 nights

About the property

Barn in East Prawle, Kingsbridge, Devon, England - Peaceful And Stunning Location, 10 Minutes Walk To The Beach, 1 Mile Walk To The Village

Hidden away down a private track, our barn looks down an unspoilt valley straight to the sea. Although the village is only a mile away across the fields you can't see anything other than rolling hills and the ocean where we are. We are one of three barns nestled away in our own little community. Traditional thick stone walls on the outside, inside the house is bright and airy, with a fresh Scandinavian decor, lots of light, lots of space, wood floors and Farrow and Ball paintwork. We have two gardens - an East-facing courtyard that catches the morning sunshine for al fresco breakfasts, and a West-facing garden where we sit in the afternoon, reading a book and catching the afternoon rays. Because we are nearly a mile down a private track (un-paved but fine for all but the lowest slung sports cars) we are never disturbed by anyone, and in the evening you'll enjoy BBQs in the courtyard or sitting by our fire pit toasting marshmallows looking down to the sea or marvelling at the star-lit sky. We've made our house comfortable but chic - there's no country cottage chintz here and we want you to enjoy it as much as we do. We think you'll love it.


Owner
Tim and Julia Katz
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 January, 2017

About Tim and Julia Katz

Hello, we're the Katz family.

We've been coming to East Prawle since we were kids, and we've owned our barn since 2010. Now our kids adore it here - we spend our days swimming, surfing and fishing, or walking down to the beaches at the bottom of our private track. Spend the afternoon with friends on Sunny Cove or Lanacombe beach and stay until the very last bit of sun sinks over the headland.

There's a bundle of superb pubs and restaurants nearby that you can walk to, or go to the amazing farm shop two miles away and get fresh organic food to cook at home. If you like boats head over to Salcombe and hire a dinghy or a RIB, or simply take the ferry over and eat fish and chips on the quayside watching the world go by. Once you start coming to East Prawle you'll be hooked.

Tim and Julia Katz purchased this barn in 2010

Why Tim and Julia Katz chose South Hams

Houses in East Prawle are hard to buy because no one ever wants to sell them. This part of Devon, known as the South Hams, is like a magical retreat from everyday life. Beautiful sandy beaches, rocky coves to explore, incredible walks along the coast path, rolling Devon hills and big skies. Even at high season it feels secluded here, and we really are far from the crowds. Our house is one of 3 barns hidden away a mile down a private track, with nothing between us and the sea at the bottom of the valley. Stroll down to the beach (half a mile), walk across the fields to the pub and the shop in the village (1 mile) or drive to either (5 mins). You'll be amazed by how peaceful it is where we are, and how connected you will feel to the landscape, the nature and the ocean.

What makes this barn unique

The barn has been completely refurbished since we bought it in 2010. Thick stone walls on the outside reveal a modern bright interior, wooden floors, Farrow & Ball colours, modern comfortable bathrooms, good sound system, a fantastic wood-burning stove, comfortable sofas, a much loved kitchen dining table for long meals and conversation, 2 TVs, 2 fridges, washing machine, drying machine, wi-fi, BBQ, a fire-pit for sitting round in the evening, outdoor table and chairs to eat at and above all some amazing views down the valley to the sea. Go for a walk along the beach, take the kids surfing, catch a fish for supper, drop into the pub then head home for a BBQ. Those are perfect days and at Higher Borough we have them all the time.

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Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 3
19 Feb 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Friday
4 night minimum stay
£580
for 4 nights
From
£145
£1,000
 
 
Rate 4
1 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,080
for 4 nights
From
£270
£1,895
 
 
Rate 5
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£600
for 4 nights
From
£150
£1,050
 
 
Rate 6
27 May 2017 - 3 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£1,400
 
 
Rate 7
4 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£828
for 4 nights
From
£207
£1,450
 
 
Rate 8
8 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£800
for 4 nights
From
£200
£1,400
 
 
Rate 9
22 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,080
for 4 nights
From
£270
£1,950
 
 
Autumn
3 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£684
for 4 nights
From
£171
£1,200
 
 
Autumn Half-Term
14 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
£828
for 4 nights
From
£207
£1,450
 
 
Late Autumn / Winter
30 Oct 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£568
for 4 nights
From
£142
£1,000
 
 
Christmas & New Year
17 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,080
for 4 nights
From
£270
£1,950
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Notes on prices
Please note, a damage / cleaning deposit of £200 may be taken, refundable provided care has been taken of the property. The rental rate for a 2 or 3 night stay is 75% of the rental tariff, for 4 nights 80% and for 5 nights 85%. The tariff used for the calculation is the rate band that the 1st night stay falls within.
Special offer
Save £100 on Spring weekend breaks!!! 3 nights from £610 in April, £ 680 in May.

Changeover Day:
Friday changeover day for week and weekends. Flexible for midweek stays. Departure by 10am. Arrival not before 3pm. Short breaks are available out of season - please email to check availability.

Notes on prices:
Payment by direct bank transfer or cheque. 30% on booking. Balance 8 weeks before arrival. Holidays booked within 8 weeks of the stay must be paid in full at the time of booking. The rental rate for a 2/3 night stay is 75% of the rental tariff, for 4 nights 80% and for 5 nights 85%. The tariff used for the calculation is the rate band that the 1st night stay falls within.
Deposit is non-refundable unless we can re-let the property. We suggest you take out an insurance policy against this.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn in South Allington in South Devon

Property Type:
  • barn
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite bathroom to Master bedroom with power shower, w/c, towel warmer, shaver socket, sink, large Family bathroom with stand-alone bath, hand shower, w/c, sink, Downstairs w/c with sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 9 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master bedroom with King-size bed, en-suite bathroom, desk and chest of drawers, Bedroom 2 with Double bed, Bedroom 3 with Twin beds (each with truckle and mattress beneath so ideal room to sleep 4 kids) and chest of drawers, Bedroom 4 with Sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: There is free parking to the rear of the property for 2 vehicles. We are located 0.8 miles down a private track which is un-paved. It's fine for any car except very low-slung sports cars. Outside: The front of the house has a lawned garden with a deck and bench for sitting. Small shed and dry stone walls, views of the sea one way and a small copse of trees the other. The rear of the house leads to a stone paved terrace where the garden furniture (table and 4 chairs), BBQ and fire-pit are kept. Beyond this terrace is a communal courtyard garden for the other barns, with well-tended flower beds and herbaceous borders. From here there are clear views down the valley to the sea. Utility Room: Washing machine, Drying machine, 2nd fridge with freezer compartment. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bath towels / linen are included. Property is cleaned and beds made up in advance of your arrival and for 2-week bookings we can arrange a cleaner after the first week who will also launder sheets and towels. Beach towels are not included. Other: 4th bedroom / study with Sofa bed, 2nd TV and DVD player.

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