Townhouse | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 9
SPACIOUS PROPERTY WITH BEAUTIFUL VIEWS
Recently renovated Victorian townhouse with beautiful views over the National Trust Torrs, this property makes the perfect family getaway.
The bustling town centre of Ilfracombe is within easy walking distance and offers an array of shops, pubs and award winning restaurants. Further attractions include the quaint harbour where you can enjoy fishing trips, a visit to the aquarium, theatre, cinema, swimming pool, art galleries or Damien Hirst's spectacular Verity statue. There are stunning cliff-top walks within 5 minutes of the property. A trip to the nearby spectacular sandy / surfing beaches i.e. Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton Sands are a must. Alternatively visit Ilfracombe's Tunnels Beach just a 5 minute walk. Or enjoy a round of golf at Ilfracombe golf course which boasts a sea view from every tee.
The accommodation is perfect for families and friends to share, as it is arranged over three floors with beautiful Torrs views from the front of the property.
Primrose House has FIVE bedrooms.
~The top floor comprises of one double bedroom, one bunk room and large family bathroom with roll top bath, shower and WC.
~The first floor comprises of the master double bedroom, additional double and single bedroom/kids TV room, along with a second family bathroom also with roll top bath, separate shower and WC.
~The ground floor comprises of large lounge with sunny bay window, feature fireplace, chandelier, chesterfield sofas, Freesat TV/DVD, stripped floor, Persian rug etc.
The spacious and well equipped Kitchen/diner features a handmade oak kitchen, granite worktop, range cooker, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer, microwave, hi fi and large dining area.
~Outside guests can enjoy the sunny courtyard garden with garden furniture and BBQ.
Bed linen, towels, electric, central heating, travel cot and high chair included. The property also has the benefit of an extensive book, CD and DVD library, Play station 2 with games and numerous board games for all the family to enjoy.
Ample roadside parking, dogs are welcome (ground floor only) regret no smoking inside the property please.
Please feel free to email if you need any further information about the property or local area.
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tunnels beach is 5 minute walk 250 m|
|Nearest Amenities||250 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter and Bristol, Nearest railway: Barnstaple|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
The West Country region
Visit golden sandy beaches perfect for rock-pooling, swimming and surfing, dramatic coastlines and rugged moors are all waiting to be explored. There are many sporting facilities in the area including golf at Ilfracombe itself, Saunton, Barnstaple and the Royal North Devon Golf Course at Westward Ho!, which is the oldest course in England.
Exmoor National Park, which is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, is extremely popular with walkers, cyclists and horse riders all year round.
The coastline is renowned for its spectacular landscape, ranging from high open moorland, wooded combes and dramatic sea cliffs.
The West Somerset and North Devon coastline is easily accessible including the popular surfing beaches of Croyde, Saunton and Woolacombe.
Ilfracombe is a Victorian seaside resort, with many famous beaches, an old harbour, and a local museum showing off the town's relationship to the sea. The North Devon coast is also famous for its history of smugglers, shipwrecks and fishermen.
The towns amenities and facilities are all within walking distance (5 -15 minutes) of Primrose House. This includes several supermarkets, theatre, cinema, indoor swimming pool, a range of pubs and award winning restaurants including Damien Hirst's 11 The Quay, located in Ilfracombe harbour. There is a wide selection of tea shops and enjoying freshly cooked fish and chips whilst watching the boats at the harbour is a must.
Damien Hirst is also responsible for Verity, a 66 ft bronze sculpture at the end of the harbour.
The town also boasts a Yacht Club on the harbour front and this plays a major part of the towns social scene, and includes gig racing. From the harbour, there is a ferry to Lundy Island and boat trips along the coastline.
There are many festivals and events held in Ilfracombe throughout the year, these include the Victorian festival, music festivals, car rally's and rain or shine you will always find something to do!
On the cusp of Exmoor National Park, it's a walkers paradise with many spectacular walking trails offering unspoilt natural beauty, peace and tranquillity. From a family stroll around Ilfracombe Harbour, an hour's ramble to Hillsborough with it's glorious panoramic views of Lundy Island, a leisurely circular walk along the spectacular South West Coast Path to Lee to the challenge of a full days trek to Woolacombe, you will find a wide variety of walks just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed.
Barnstaple, North Devon's regional centre is about 12 miles away and includes more extensive shopping, supermarkets, leisure centre as well as its famous Pannier Market and Butchers Row.