Barn | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
The Hayloft is a detached newly completed barn conversion situated in a quiet courtyard setting within the peaceful and picturesque village of Bratton Clovelly. The finish is to a very high standard whilst retaining character with oak beams and a mix of tiled and oak flooring. Light, bright and spacious the property is a short stroll away from the excellent Clovelly Inn which serves good food. Situated close to the Devon/Cornwall border the village is surrounded by beautiful unspoilt countryside with fabulous views.
The interior is modern and cosy with underfloor heating downstairs and radiators upstairs. The large lounge area has a gas-fired woodburner for extra comfort. Patio doors lead from the lounge and conservatory style dining room onto an enclosed private garden with a lawned area and a pretty patio where you can dine alfresco.Free WiFi is available.
Dartmoor is within easy reach providing stunning scenery and the ideal place for those who enjoying walking or more serious hiking. The nearby Granite Way is an excellent cycle track where cycles may be hired. The Atlantic surfing beaches of Bude are within a 30 minute drive. Water sports/bird watching/walking are all on offer at Roadford Lake ( a 10 minute drive).
Whether you choose to have a relaxing break or an active one The Hayloft will provide you with everything you need to ensure your stay is peaceful and comfortable. It is ideal for a couple seeking a romantic break or a small family to enjoy all that the area has to offer.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Bude 33 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter International 64 km, Nearest railway: Exeter St David's 48 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Further details indoors|
The Hayloft has a parking space directly outside the front of the property.
There is oil-fired underfloor central heating downstairs and radiators upstairs.
The downstairs is spacious comprising of:
* A newly fitted, well equipped kitchen with tiled floor and wooden work top.
* Separate conservatory style dining room with oak table and chairs.
* A downstairs cloakroom.
* A large, light and airy lounge with 2 leather sofas and a Barcelona style chair. A gas fired woodburner provides extra cosiness. There is a wall mounted Digital LCD freeview TV.
* Patio doors lead from the dining room and lounge onto a private enclosed garden with a lawned area and a patio with new wooden furniture, and a rotary washing line.
* Upstairs is a bedroom with double bed and a walk in wardrobe with clothes rail.
* An upstairs bathroom, newly fitted and fully tiled with full size bath, electric shower and heated towel rail.
*Bathroom towels, bedding/bed linen and tea towels are provided.
The West Country region
Bratton Clovelly is an unspoilt, traditional Devon village. It has a welcoming and characterful Inn serving good food. The village is steeped in history with ancient cob built cottages and a beautiful Norman church from which there are stunning views of Dartmoor. The area is surrounded by glorious undulating countryside of patchwork fields and pretty lanes.The market towns of Okehampton, Tavistock and Launceston are all about a 20 minute drive away. The nearest beaches are a 30 minute drive away on the North Cornwall coast.
Roadford Lake is only 3 miles away and offers water sports, birdwatching ,trout fishing ,pleasant walks/nature trail and a good cafe.
The beaches of Bude are a 35 minute drive , the town itself offers many cafes and shops.
The Granite way is a cycle path which runs from Okehampton to Lydford. Bikes can be hired from nearby Sourton Cross.
Lydford itself is a 20 minute drive and boasts good pubs, and the National Trust attraction of Lydford Gorge with gorgeous scenery and walks.
The world famous Eden project is an hours drive.
Dartmoor with its beauty and many attractions is within easy reach.
Tavistock is a popular market town with regular markets, good shops, a riverside walk, picturesque park and public swimming pool.
Golf courses can be found in nearby Okehampton
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20 Oct 2013
"Beautiful property in the countryside"
The property was tidy and clean. We got a warm welcome with flowers and biscuits. The place is very cozy, quiet and has got a beautiful yard with sitting possibilities. It is situated in a small, quiet village with a pub. The only downside is that a car is needed as there are no possibilities to shop for groceries in the village, but we got informed about this in advance.
It`s a beautiful property to stay!
10 Sep 2013
We stayed at the Hayloft for a week,everything you could possibly need is there, very comfortable and homely.It is central so handy to visit places in Devon and Cornwall.Lovely cottage we will be stay… More
30 Apr 2013
"Cannot Fault- The perfect place"
From the initial call to enquire about the Hayloft until the day we left, we received such a warm and welcoming experience from Marcia and Phil who own the property. The cottage is just as pictured, i… More
19 Feb 2013
What a lovely cottage with everything you need. We had a lovely relaxing time, exploring the coast and Dartmoor. The cottage was lovely and homely to come back to after a busy day seeing the sights and walking. The pub is so close and serves really good pub food and was very welcoming. Three nights wasn't really enough time to do everything we would have liked to do so hopefully we'll be back one day!
30 Nov 2012
My partner and I loved our weekend break. We wanted somewhere quiet and typica British countryside - this trip was just that.
Marcia and Phil were fab, the cottage was gorgeous and was like a home away from home.
The local pub served delicious food and the service was great, staff friendly and well priced.
I would certainly rate the whole trip 10/10
31 Oct 2012
"Superb cottage in fantastic location"
This is a really comfortable and well equipped cottage in an idyllic village with country pub within stumbling distance. The fittings inside are high quality and everything was well kept, giving an u… More
7 Oct 2012
"quiet & accommodating"
we booked the Hayloft very last min having had to cancel another holiday, found it on the web in a few clicks then after phoning Phil he told me everything i needed to know for payment, directions etc… More
6 Oct 2012
"Cosy hideway - home from home"
We stayed and month and so glad that we did! The Hayloft is a hidden gem situated in a very pretty village with an excellent pub. Having arrived after a long journey we were warmly greeted by our hos… More
29 Jul 2012
"Cottage and village to be recommended."
When we arrived, we were really pleased. The cottage is delightful. There was milk in the fridge, coffee, tea and biscuits in a basket so we could make a drink straight away.
The kitchen, furniture, bedrooms and 'plumbing' were all fine. The location in the village is easy to find and really quiet. All the local people we saw were really friendly and the Clovelly Inn does good food and is a nice place to relax with a drink.
The village is suitable as a base for holiday activities. We found Dartmoor walks, the Garden House, the Eden Project, Dartington Glass and Plymouth all within reasonable driving distance - you can walk to Roadford Lake (about 3 miles) without using the car. Tesco in Launceton is only about 20 miutes away for groceries and petrol.
The cottage and village are very tranquil - just what we like.
9 May 2012
"Perfect cottage, lovely relaxing location"
We decided to book a last minute weekend away over the bank holiday. Marcia was excellent from the start, and the booking process was very easy. They also gave us really good directions to get to the Hayloft.
Once we got there, there were tea bags, coffee milk and biscuits waiting for us which was a really lovely touch after quite a long journey!
The Hayloft was spotless and really light and we relaxed straight away! There was a note saying to not hesitate to contact Marcia and Phil if we needed anything, which made us feel very welcome.
We were told that on the last day of our stay we had to leave by 10:30, but after a text to Marcia we were told we could stay as long as we wanted, again brilliant! We didn't want to leave!
All in all we had a wonderful stay and hopefully will go back again.
Thank you Marcia and Phil for your perfect cottage and attention to the little details.
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