House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
GEORGEHAM CHERTSEY HOUSE OVERVIEW
CHERTSEY HOUSE is a beautifully presented property in the historic village of Georgeham. This particularly attractive village set in the rural countryside of North Devon, is central to many beaches, including Putsborough, Croyde and Saunton. Numerous tourist attractions are within easy access and you are spoilt with stunning countryside all around. The picturesque village of Georgeham also offers two good public houses, a church and post office/stores. Staying in an area of outstanding natural beauty, you will be close to miles and miles of golden sand, amazing surf, stunning views and coastal paths to name but a few.
CHERTSEY HOUSE has 4-bedrooms, sleeping 8, including a ground floor twin bedroom and ground floor family bathroom. The remaining 3 bedrooms and shower-room can be found on the first floor. Also on the ground floor is an open plan kitchen/dining area leading to the large lawned garden to the rear of the property. There is also a separate living room with feature electric fireplace and flat-screen TV. Pets welcome.
WiFi and a complimentary Putsborough Beach Car Park pass is available for your use.
To the right of the entrance hall is a comfortable lounge with large flat-screen TV and DVD player. The central hearth features a modern electric fireplace with remote control functions. There is comfortable seating for 7+ and views over the large lawned garden. For children's entertainment there is a useful toy box for their enjoyment. A stair gate is also in place to ensure that your children are safe.
To the left of the entrance hall is the large open plan kitchen, dining room and family area. Perfect for entertaining, there is formal dining seating for 8 and a sofa for relaxing. From the lounge area, you access the garden and outdoor entertainment through a patio door.
KITCHEN / DINING
There is a modern contemporary well equipped kitchen with all the fixtures and fittings you would expect, including: Fridge, a small freezer, 4-plate stove, oven with grill, microwave, toaster, kettle, dishwasher and washing machine. Ample cutlery together with fresh and lovely matching poppy crockery and mugs is provided for parties of 8. The sociable kitchen/dining area opens up to a large open plan living space that includes an Ercol dining table that accommodates 8 with ease.
CHERTSEY HOUSE has 4 bedrooms. All of the bedrooms are lovingly decorated and contain real pine or modern furniture. The decor in the main is light, bright and airy, while the lightly colored walls add a sense of serenity.
Master bedroom (First floor): With large double bed. This room benefits from its location with views over the garden and wall-to-wall cupboards on either side of the bed.
Twin bedroom (First floor): A lovely twin bedroom with neutral theme, loads of storage space and armchair.
Double bedroom (First floor): Decorated in a relaxing blue theme, this bedroom has stunning views over the local church with plenty of shelving/storage.
Second twin bedroom (Ground floor): Downstairs there is a entrance hall leading to the downstairs twin bedroom and bathroom. The bedroom also contains a dressing table with mirror and small wardrobe.
CHERTSEY HOUSE has two bathrooms, a family bathroom and a shower room: The family sized bathroom is located on the ground-floor, which is fully tiled and has a bath, bidet, toilet and pedestal basin. The shower-room can be found on the first floor with tiled corner shower cubicle, toilet and pedestal wash basin.
Garden mainly laid to lawn with various shrubs and flower beds and peaceful surrounds, evoking tranquility and relaxation. CHERTSEY HOUSE has a good size patio area adjacent to the property with comfortable garden furniture including a picnic bench, a further garden bench with seating to accommodate 8+. The front of the property, nestled in a quiet Georgeham street, has various walkways into the countryside and a babbling brook near the entrance.
E & OE
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Croyde, Putsborough 4 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 68 km, Nearest railway: Barnstaple 15 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||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
AT A GLANCE
Location - Georgeham; 4 bedrooms; Sleeps 8; Post Code EX33 1JJ; Ideal for families, children, couples, friends; Changeover day - Saturday during peak weeks (otherwise flexible); Inclusive WiFi available, Dog friendly, Fridge; small Freezer; Microwave, Kettle, Toaster, Dishwasher, Washing Machine; Heating and Electricity, Iron and Ironing Board, Double Oven & Hob, Cafetiere, Television, Bath Towels, Toy Box, Beach Toys, Books/Book Selection; DVD Player, Bodyboard, Windbreak and a complimentary Putsborough Beach Car Park pass.
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.
A short-drive to the blue flag beach of Putsborough is approximately 1 3/4 miles from Georgeham. A classic surf beach on the North Devon coast and is surrounded by National Trust land with breathtaking views and numerous walks. CHERTSEY HOUSE also thoughtfully provides a complimentary Putsborough season ticket.
Woolacombe Bay / Halsinger area
The coastline is as rugged as it is beautiful dotted with magnificent cliffs, tiny cove and picturesque harbours. It was once the haunt of smugglers, pirates and wreckers and the fascinating history is retold in many small museums along the coast. Today visitors who love Henry Williamson's famous Tarka the Otter can retrace Tarka's journey by following the Tarka Trail.
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 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 - Putsborough, 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.