BRAUNTON POYERS FARMHOUSE
Farmhouse | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 18
BRAUNTON POYERS FARMHOUSE OVERVIEW
POYERS FARMHOUSE is a beautiful 16th Century, thatched farmhouse, situated a short drive from North Devon's golden sandy beaches and close to Braunton village centre with its great pubs, restaurants, shops and bustling village life. The level Tarka Trail path is on your doorstep to explore, and the championship Saunton Golf Course is just a few minutes away. This charming property is steeped in history, having a grade II listing and a wealth of beams and period features throughout, including latched doors and cast iron radiators. The current owners have lovingly restored and refurbished the farmhouse to an extremely high standard. This is a high quality holiday home, beautifully presented and furnished - ideal for larger groups or several families.
Walk along the path to the front door which opens into the spacious reception hall. The dining room, on your right, is painted cream with feature beams, a large old inglenook fireplace and wood-burning stove. Deep window sills offer views over the garden while you dine in style at the dining table, seating up to 16 people. The CD music system and selection of CDs will keep you entertained and a range of board games are also available for after-dinner fun.
The comfortable sitting room with wood-burning fire, 2 and 3-seater leather sofas, and range of leather cube stools is a great place to relax, watch TV, or put on a DVD.
From the dining room enter a traditional, yet modern kitchen, equipped with a gas range cooker in the old fireplace with feature bread oven, an American style fridge/freezer, dishwasher and microwave oven, as well as a generous amount of utensils for all your catering needs. The rustic utility room has an additional shower cubicle as well as additional freezer, washing machine and hand basin leads to the backdoor and rear enclosed courtyard, with BBQ.
The ground floor Bedroom 1, in blue-green and cream, contains a double bed with slate floor and en-suite. Sleeps max 16 Adults + 2 Children.
Bedroom 2, up stairs leading from the entrance hall, is a large, bright room sleeping 2 in a king size wrought iron bed, with a wall mounted TV and built-in wardrobes.
Bedroom 3 is a spacious room in blue with flexible sleeping. This versatile bedroom sleeps up to 5 in two sets of bunks – one having futon style double sofa bed below. The perfect room for children to escape to, with a TV/DVD/VCR plus Playstation 2 and a selection of games.
Bedroom 4 is painted in green with quality pine furnishings, sleeping 3 in one set of bunks and one single bed.
Bedroom 5 is a pretty cream room with rose furnishings, sleeping 2 in a double pine bed.
Bedroom 6 contains a double bed with bedside chests of drawers and narrow set of stairs leading down to the kitchen.
There are an additional 2 single Z-Beds for young childre
The upstairs family bathroom has a white bath and shower suite, hand basin and WC. Further facilities are an en-suite shower room with WC and basin off the downstairs bedroom and separate WC with basin adjacent to the entrance hallway.There is an additional shower enclosure in the room off the kitchen. There is an additional shower enclosure in the room off the kitchen.
Enter through a gate to the enclosed lawn garden, perfect for children with its extensive wooden play equipment, slide and swing. There is plenty of room outside for board storage, drying of wetsuits and beach gear after a day at the beach. Enjoy the hot tub in the private courtyard at the back of the property. But whether you want to enjoy the beaches of Saunton, Croyde or Putsborough, explore the surrounding countryside, or simply stay in and relax with family and friends, POYERS FARMHOUSE is the place for you.
AT A GLANCE
FACILITIES: Bed Linen Provided (Formal Beds); WiFi; Dishwasher; Blender; Courtyard; Double Oven; Freezer (separate); Fridge/Freezer; Garden; Heating and Electricity; Hob / Stove; Hot Tub; Iron and Ironing Board; Kettle; Microwave; Parking for 2 cars; Range-master Cooker; Toaster; Washing Machine
INCLUSIVE: Barbecue; Coffee Machine; PlayStation Games Console and Games; Sound System; DVD Player; Television; DVD selection; Garden Swing Set/Climbing Frame; Wood-burner; Traditional Thatched; Free-view
ADD TO BASKET: Bath Towels; Beach Towels; High Chair; Pets; Travel Cot; WiFi; Hot Tub, Additional linen for z-beds
|Size||Sleeps up to 18, 6 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Saunton 3 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 105 km, Nearest railway: Barnstaple 13 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||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (5), Cots (1), Dining seats for 16, Lounge seats for 14|
|Other||Linen provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Climbing frame, Swing set|
The West Country region
North Devon is fast becoming one of the country's top destinations for holidays at any time of year. There is very good access to the area with a new dual carriageway joining the M5 from Junction27. The area is renowned as having some of the most beautiful scenery in the UK, with Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks to explore, and some of the finest golden sandy beaches, many with blue flags.
There are superb walks, especially along the coastline - much of which is owned by the National Trust. There are castles and grand houses to visit, and country towns and pastel coloured fishing villages to discover. There is plenty to do at any time of year. And don't forget of course the obligatory Devon cream teas or freshly made pasties.
WALK TO - Braunton and surrounds is a great place for days out with family and friends. Many local restaurants and pubs offer a superb variety of food and entertainment such as Squires (great fish and chips), At One (Tapas Evenings), The George Pub (great local food as well as Thai Cuisine) and The Williams Arms (well renowned Sunday roasts). Entertainment facilities are available for all ages.
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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9 Sep 2013
"Beautiful property for large groups in a great location - and a hot tub!"
We stayed in this property for a long weekend with 2 other families with young children.The rooms are spacious, clean and well thought out and the living space is just what you need with a large group… More
15 Apr 2013
"A fabulously cosy yet spacious stay at a lovely devonshire house."
My family and three other familiies stayed at this property over the easter holiday period and was impressed with how it comfortably fit all 14 of us. We could all have our dinner together around the … More
24 Feb 2013
"perfect for large groups"
spent the week here with all my family. we had plenty of room to sit and eat together, 16 of us round one table and it wasn't a squash. everyone loved the hot tub. took full advantage of local su… More
17 Dec 2012
"Had a fantastic time!"
We had 16 people for my thirtieth birthday weekend - the house was lovely and we had a wonderful time. It is close to amenities including a nice pub. The kitchen was modern and clean, the hot tub was … More
11 Dec 2012
"Amazing fantastic property in sunny north Devon."
Just returned from a fantastic stay at Poyers Farmhouse, the property is amazing and provided very comfortable accommodation for 6 adults and 6 children. The accommodation is superb with wooden and s… More
11 Dec 2012
"Amazing holiday house, will definately stay there again!"
We've just got back from a wonderful holiday at Poyers Farmhouse. The house is amazing, so much character and charm. The location is only a few miles from some wonderful beaches and also its righ… More
18 Nov 2012
"Fantastic Long Weekend"
Had a fantastic long weekend, stunning house, very spacious and comfortable. Great heat from the wood-burning stoves when we came back from the beach. Marvellous dining room, plenty of space for every… More
2 Jul 2012
"The whole family under one roof :-)"
We rented this property to get the family together for my husband's 65th birthday party. with 3 of our own grown-up children, each with their partners and 7 grandchildren aged from 10 to baby, th… More
On behalf of ourselves, Choice Cottages, and the owner we would like to say how pleased we are that you had such a wonderful stay and that the property met with your expectations. Thank you for your kind comments and we look forward to assisting you in your next holiday. Best Wishes, the Choice Cottages Team
15 Jun 2012
"Nice house- bad customer experience"
It is quite difficult to write review in a balanced way following our experience of Poyers Farm but I will try to describe both the positives and negatives as we found them. We booked Poyers Farm thro… More
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