Barn | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
STABLES; set in the idyllic Georgeham village, only a few minutes' drive from renowned blue-flag Croyde & Putsborough Beaches, is a stunning character-filled stone barn conversion. Much love has been shown in the restoration of this historic building, bringing both modern contemporary furnishings, meshed seamlessly with picturesque charm.
STABLES; a two-bedroomed home, provides two double beds and a bunk, easily sleeping 6. Features include a large Wet Room, perfect for washing off after an afternoon's surf, modern finishes, bright quality furniture, a wood burner and large open plan spaces; all of which taking advantage of large roof lights providing loads of sunlight and on those hot clear summer evenings; star gazing. The 1st floor living and sleeping areas all provide gorgeous rural countryside views.The village of Georgeham adjoins Croyde and has 2 pubs and a village store selling a wide range of organic produce.
The upper living area is cavernous in space, with high apex ceilings and window-lights. For cuddling up in winter there is a modern wood burner, recently installed. The lounge area consists of beautiful solid oak flooring, red leather sofas, a 37 inch flat screen TV & home cinema system, Play station, CD player and well equipped toy box.
The dining area features a quality wood table with comfortable rattan seating for 6.
This open planned modern area also houses a cream shaker-style kitchen and includes many facilities, namely: dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, microwave, gas hob, Stainless-steel fan assisted oven, extractor fan, large fridge & separate freezer, 2-slice toaster, coffee percolator, children's crockery and all other facilities you would expect in a home of this standard.
The master bedroom & en-suite also on the upper floor has oak flooring, a gorgeous roof light window above a king-size cast iron bed, 2 bedside tables and a double wardrobe with hanging and shelve space.
Bedroom 2 is a large family-size room and/or great place for the kids! The room with natural limestone floor and green oak adult size bunk beds are a definite feature in this light spacious room along with this is a double bed that can be used as a large sofa in the day. There is also TV & DVD player for your convenience.
Both main bathrooms are en-suite and lead off each bedroom, including a large shower area, basin, WC, Heated towel rail. All set in natural limestone.
There is an additional downstairs huge wet room with limestone floor, shower cubicle, basin, WC, heated towel rail and hanging space for wetsuits.
Outside the barn is a beautiful decked area with hanging flower baskets and original stone work; perfect for the BBQ's, al fresco dining or breakfasts and comes complete with garden furniture and parasol.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Putsborough, Croyde 3 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 105 km, Nearest railway: Barnstaple 17 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
AT A GLANCE
Location: Georgeham; Pets: Yes; Bedrooms: 2; Sleeps: 6; Post Code: EX33 1JJ; Large Flat screen, cinema sound TV/DVD; BT Vision; Travel Cot; High Chair; Stair gate; Board Games; Toy Box; Books; DVD's; Bath Towels (beach towels not supplied); Wood burner (wood not supplied); Linen - Bedding for all beds excluding travel cot, towels and tea towels; Parking for one car; 2nd Flat screen/DVD Television Bedroom 2; PlayStation 2 and selection of games;Cream Tea on arrival; Charcoal BBQ; Two en-suites and separate Wet Room; Gas Hob; Single Electric Oven; Microwave; Fridge; Freezer; Washing Machine; Tumble Dryer; Gas central heating; CD/I Pod docking station; Iron/Ironing Board; Hairdryer; Clothes Airer; Toaster, Parking Permit for Putsborough beach
The West Country region
North Devon is one of the most beautiful areas of the British Isles.
It boasts miles of unspoilt and award winning beaches.
The coastline is one of the most popular surfing venues in the country, with Croyde being the most popular.
WALK TO - Georgeham village with excellent local pubs and village store. For walkers there is the fantastic South West Coast Path just a few minutes away.
CYCLE TO - Braunton village, Croyde Beach, Putsborough Beach. Croyde is a magical place nestling around a stream running down to the sea. This award-winning sandy beach is fine and flat, ideal for children and good for surfing. With Rock pools are in abundance and dunes a haven for young and intrepid explorers. Local fun parks for the children such as Cascades Pool Park are a great way to spend the day. Croyde Bay is renowned as a premier surfing beach destination in England for short and long boards. For the more adventurous, kite surfing, volley ball, kayaking and horse riding is on your doorstep. Within walking distance of Croyde beach enjoy its ice cream shop, gourmet restaurants, superb village pubs, surf shops, and art gallery. This classic 'chocolate-box' village is steeped in old-world charm and echoes the feeling of life in Britain in times gone by. Coastal and Countryside walks include the majestic Croyde cliff path to Baggy Point, (and for those energetic), to Woolacombe and beyond. A day at historic Braunton Burrows is great. Cyclists can enjoy the 30-mile Tarka Trail tracking the scenic coastline of North Devon.
DRIVE TO - Saunton, Woolacombe, Barnstaple, North Devon towns and villages. Explore the beautiful Exmoor National Park. Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, The Milky Way and The Big Sheep all within a short driving distance. Cultural days can be passed at Arlington Court, historic Clovelly Village, Watermouth Castle, Lynton, Lynmouth, Victorian-styled Ilfracombe with its quaint fishing harbour and many more. Saunton Golf Course is a mere 3 miles down the road with its 2 famous links courses. Finally, picturesque walks through beautiful forested areas and running rivers such as at Watersmeet will complete your wonderful stay in this beautiful part of England.
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20 Feb 2014
"Perfect location, home from home comforts."
We stayed here last summer. The cottage is perfect for a seaside holiday or a base to tour the local area. We loved going to putsborough sands because the beach is great for surfing, well maintained a… More
4 Jan 2014
"A 'Home from Home' in North Devon"
We've stayed at The Stables, with various combinations of our family, many times over the past few years. The cottage is a real gem and 'home from home', being set in the idyllic villa… More
Many thanks for your great and informative review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable stay look forward to assisting you in a return visit. Best wishes, the Choice Cottages Team
23 Jul 2013
"A perfect place to stay!! Home from home plus more!!"
What can we say, it is our second stay here, love the accomodation, location, surrounding area. The barn has everything you need for a relaxed, comfortable stay. Didnt want to leave last year, had the… More
6 Jan 2013
"Stylish, well-equipped, comfortable and cosy in beautiful locationwith fabulous pubs and beaches nearby"
This is a gem of a cottage situated in the pretty village of Georgeham with easy access to many of North Devon's fabulous beaches; Putsborough, Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton Sands. It is well ap… More
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