House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
CROYDE STABLES OVERVIEW
The STABLES in Croyde is located on the quieter side of Croyde beach with stunning panoramic views of the whole bay, beach, Baggy Point, Lundy Island and beyond. It is just 3 minutes walk to the beach. The house is brightly decorated in neutral colours and has wooden floors and panelling, a modern “New England” style kitchen/dining room and a large, comfortable sitting room with French doors looking out to the beach. There are four bedrooms (two double and two twin) and two modern, well fitted shower rooms. There is a garden and an outside deck area, suitable for barbecues or watching the sunset! The house is well set back from the road. It is a short walk from the main village of Croyde, where there are several pubs and restaurants as well as surfing schools, shops, an ice cream shop, post office and general grocery store.
LIVING AREAS - DOWNSTAIRS
Access to the house is from the back, straight into the large kitchen/dining room. The kitchen is modern with plenty of storage space, two oven/grills, a microwave, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer. A good supply of crockery, cutlery and kitchenware is provided along with some picnic ware and barbecue tools. A large, round table is in front of the picture window overlooking the beach. The sitting room has French doors opening onto a small terrace for enjoying views to Baggy Point. There is a large screen (with surround sound) for watching TV/DVD's and a sound system for listening to music. The fireplace houses a modern log burner.
There is a small hall downstairs with boiler cupboard (with drying rack) and a utility cupboard with vacuum cleaner, mop and other cleaning utensils.
BEDROOMS AND BATHROOMS
Downstairs there is the first of 4 bedrooms and a shower room. This bedroom is twin bedded with a window to the side of the house and garden, two matching beds, a bedside table and “ladies wardrobe” (with drawer underneath). Upstairs there are 3 further bedrooms and a shower room as well as a small hanging cupboard with additional linens.
The main bedroom boasts a king-size bed (you can lie here and look at the wonderful beach view!). There are also bedside tables, a small wardrobe and chairs.
The second bedroom also has a king-size bed, bedside tables and a chest of drawers and a view of the beach. A second window looks out to the side of the house towards Hartland Point.
The third bedroom upstairs has twin beds, a bedside table and a chest of drawers.
The upstairs bathroom has a large corner shower, modern suite of WC and basin with storage space and a heated towel rail.
The property is supplied with all bedlinen, hand towels in the bathrooms and cloths in the kitchen. Bath towels are supplied for a fee. Visitors should bring their own beach towels.
The property has a lovely, landscaped garden, shared with the owner's holiday home next door. There is a private deck with wooden seating and tables and a brick-built barbecue (you may need to provide your own charcoal). To the rear of the property is a small shady area with a wooden table and hanging space for wetsuits. A small outside cupboard houses the spin dryer, deck chairs and can be used for storage of surf gear. There is an outdoor tap for rinsing off wetsuits/feet before going into the house. Please note that the garden is sloping!
E & OE
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Croyde 200 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 99 km, Nearest railway: Barnstaple 16 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Gently rolling Devonshire hills & valleys, the stunning coastline and miles of lush English countryside, make our landscape heaven for anyone who loves the great outdoors and the seaside. Exciting tourist destinations, mix fascinating history with a vibrant culture and delectable local food produce will tempt your taste buds.
Choice Cottages has hundreds of carefully selected holiday cottages within the West Country and aims to provide you a stay second to none, whatever your budget, however large your party size.
WALK TO – 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. 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.
CYCLE TO - 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 – 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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10 May 2014
Stayed there with a large group of friends during the easter weekend. House is nicely laid out with a large kitchen and table that can seat a large group. There is also a very pleasant outside area to… More
5 Nov 2013
"Wonderful stay at Croyde Stables"
We stayed at Croyde stables for a week in July with our family of 6 adults and one toddler. Croyde Stables was the perfect location as our Grandson could wander round the house quite safely and his … More
31 Oct 2013
"Lovely House, Awsom Views,Memerable Holiday!!"
I would recommend to families, plenty of space, and excellent facilities. Beds very comfatable and those pillows!! Everything in the property enhances the experience.The occasion was 40th Anniversary… More
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