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Northam Cottage in Northam, Devon

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sleeps 8
4 rooms
3 bathrooms

Northam Cottage description

CLOSE TO ROYAL NORTH DEVON GOLF CLUB AND HISTORIC SEA PORT OF BIDEFORD Located behind a green door you will find this secluded holiday retreat suiting small groups of couples or families. The house is circa 1600 and offers a spacious character home furnished in a comfortable country style with well-equipped kitchen and bathrooms. Upstairs glimpses of the estuary and Saunton Sands beyond can be seen. There is plenty to see and do the property is within walking distance of the village of Northam which has a post office pubs and shops and is a 15 minute walk to the sands at the burrows at Westward Ho! The interesting and historical fishing village of Appledore is only a 5 minute drive and over the estuary from here is the village of Instow where you can watch the many yachts sail by or partake in one of the water sports. Ideally situated for all North Devon s attractions including many National Trust properties and Gardens. For the less energetic relax in the traditional walled cottage garden with 2 patios and enjoy the peace and quiet of this unique property. This charming house offers FOUR bedrooms: 3 of which are situated off the main upstairs corridor super-king-size (can be a twin if preferred) with en-suite with shower over bath and heated towel rail 1 further king-size with handbasin and 1 twin with handbasin. Through small swing doors off the upstairs landing there is an annexe with 1 twin room and separate bathroom with shower attachment and WC. Extra cupboard. Bathroom: with shower over bath WC and heated towel rail. Additional separate WC. Lounge: with Dorset sandstone fireplace and living-flame gas fire french doors leading out onto lower patio TV and DVD. Connecting door to cosy snug/bar with old stone fireplace and living-flame gas fire TV with DVD and access to enclosed rear courtyard. Dining room: reached from the downstairs entrance porch spacious with beamed ceiling and old terracotta tiled floor ship s beam feature staircase and large inglenook fireplace with living-flame gas fire. Kitchen: extensively fitted with 5 ring gas hob electric oven washer/dryer microwave fridge/freezer and dishwasher. Outside: french doors from dining room to sun lounge which has door out onto lower patio. Amenities: parking for 2 mid-sized cars at the rear of the courtyard 1 undercover and 1 behind (uncovered). Bed linen electric and central heating included. Towels available for hire. Regret no cot or highchair available however feel free to bring a travel cot. 1 dog welcome. Regret no smoking. Location: beach 1 mile indoor swimming pool pubs and restaurant in village sea/river fishing and horse riding nearby. Arrival: 3pm.


  • Enclosed garden / patio
  • Pub nearby
  • Shop nearby
  • Beach within easy reach
  • Family friendly
  • Towels for hire

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