Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

This beautiful thatched Grade II listed cottage with its own private secure garden is located in an area of outstanding natural beauty adjacent to the acclaimed blue flag Putsborough/Woolacombe beach. There is a private footpath to the beach and use of a private tennis court, and wooden play center for the children in the lovely garden.

You can also bring your horse on holiday with you, we have a secure paddock and water nearby, there are plenty of places to ride for example on Putsborough or Saunton beaches, on Exmoor or on the bridal paths next to the cottage.

Putsborough is surrounded by National Trust land with breathtaking views and numerous walks, including the South West Coastal Path. The popular surfing meccas of Croyde and Saunton Sands are very close by and within a few minutes drive, there is a path to Croyde approx 3/4 mile. Woolacombe is also close by, either a couple of minutes drive or a leisurely walk along the beach.

Locally facilities include excellent golf courses, horse riding, boat/fishing hire, clay pigeon shooting at the renowned South West Shooting Club, Lundy Island ferry trips from Ilfracombe, several adventure/children parks nearby, and National Trust properties to visit. The beautiful and dramatic landscape of Exmoor is also close by. The coast line is rich in beautiful villages and towns to visit.

***3 BED STONE BUNGALOW SET IN THE SEPARATE WALLED GARDEN ALSO AVAILABLE TO RENT FOR FRIENDS OR RELATIVES****

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Putsborough 400 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, House swap, Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Exeter 82 km, Nearest railway: Barnstable 16 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, Boat available
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, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ, Bicycles available, Climbing frame, Swing set
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

The cottage is full of character with lots of original features like flagstone floors,beamed ceilings and woodburner. It has been very well equipped and fully refurbished is a country style which complements the character of the cottage. There is a large comfortable lounge with lovely aspects over the adjoining gardens and a dining area (TV and DVD player with Sky TV), a beautifully appointed kitchen and great bathroom with jacuzzi bath and shower, located downstairs. Upstairs two cosy bedrooms overlooking the gardens.

The gardens are peaceful and in a beautiful area, with children play area and use of a private tennis court, a bbq and sheltered seating area completes the picture and gives you a great place to holiday and chill out after a busy day on the beach a few hundred yards away.

Further details outdoors

Bicycles available to hire in Croyde

Surfing equipment available to hire in Croyde and Braunton.

Surf lessons available also.

Horse riding stables in Croyde.

Horse allowed secure paddock available.

Sea Kayak available to hire

Further details

No towels provided for hygene reasons.

There is a step down into the kitchen area.

The West Country region

North Devon is fast becomming one of the country's top destinations for holidays at any time of year. There is very good access to the area witha new dual carriageway joining the M5 from Junction 27 and bridge at Barnstaple. The area is renowned as having some of the most beautiful scenery in the UK with Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks to explore, some of the finest golden sandy beaches many with blue flags. There are supberb walks, expecially along the coastline - much of which is owned by the National Trust. There are castles and grand houses to visit, there are country towns and pastel coloured fishing villages to dsicover. There are plenty of activities at any time of year.

Croyde

Putsborough is a beautiful hamlet of traditional thatched devonshire houses a couple of minutes walk from the golden sandy beach of Putsborough which is 3 miles long with the popular holiday destination of Woolacombe nestled at the far end. Putsborough is very close to Croyde Bay a couple of minutes drive by car but also accessible via a footpath/bridal way approx 3/4 mile. The beautiful Saunton Sands is the next beach to Croyde, the nearest larger town is Braunton about 4 miles away. The village of Georgeham 1 mile away also offers facilties such as 2 pubs, well stocked village store and post office.