About the home
The QUEST is in an idyllic setting, with sea views, only a short walk to the centre of Woolacombe and the beach. This is a very spacious seaside home with period features and fine views of the hillside, dunes and to Baggy Point and over the village to the beach. The house comprises 2 very large bedrooms (one of which is en-suite) with sea views, large kitchen, spacious lounge as well as entertainment area and conservatory. This property can accommodate up to 8 when booked with the adjoining annexe 'Little Quest'.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Woolacombe, 300m|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 200m
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General:||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Pool / Snooker table, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Sofabeds (1), Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
Enter the property via the sun-trapped conservatory - a sunny, south facing room with dining table for six. Soak in the views as you enjoy your meals. From the conservatory, walk through a half-glazed door into the very spacious reception hall an entertainment area. This area has comfortable seating as well as a pool table. From the conservatory walk through the glazed double doors to the spacious reception hall and a door to lead through to the formal lounge. Here you can sit and relax – a lovely space for reading and socialising. This room enjoys a wonderful open fireplace and stone surround with windows offering stunning coastal and countryside views, two comfy sofas, two new armchairs and a wall mounted 40" flat screen HDTV with free sat and DVD/CD player, stereo and iPod docking station for your entertainment. For quieter evenings, enjoy the interesting supply of books provided.
This very well equipped kitchen has everything you will need for your self-catering holiday: Rangemaster cooker with double oven, grill, 4 rings, griddle & hotplate; dishwasher, breakfast table & chairs, microwave, coffee maker. Door leading to back door and utility and store with washing machine, tumble drier, under-counter freezer and plenty of space for boards, wetsuits and outdoor gear.
From the reception hall up the stairs to a spacious landing with views over open fields:
Bedroom 1 is a bright and airy double bedroom with breathtaking coastal views to Putsborough from the French windows with TV/DVD/CD players with freeview. Well-furnished with fitted wardrobes, dressing table & bedside chests of drawers door to the en-suite bathroom
Bedroom 2 is another light, spacious room with angled ceilings, with TV/DVD/CD players with freeview and either as a double (6ft) or twin (2 x 3ft). Vanity unit with basin, rattan chairs & table – enjoy the coastal views through the full-height french windows with your morning cuppa or evening nightcap.
The ground floor bathroom has an electric shower over bath with glass enclosure, WC, basin and heated towel rail.
The en-suite bathroom has a bath with shower-over, basin, WC & bidet.
Further details outdoors:
The property is approached by a driveway with parking. Attractive terraced gardens to the front with furnished patio area facing south. There is an enclosed grassed area at the side/rear and a BBQ. The private, enclosed garden has a paved terrace with table and chairs for outside dining and is beautifully landscaped and maintained to a high standard with lawned area and lushly planted beds.
AT A GLANCE
Location - Woolacombe; Pets - Yes; 2 Bedrooms; Sleeps: 4+; Post Code EX34 7DG; Ideal for Families, children, toddlers, 50+; Changeover Day: Friday during peak weeks (otherwise flexible); WiFi available; Parking 2 cars; Satellite TV/VCR; DVD/CD; Extra 2 bed accommodation available (see Little Quest); Open fireplace; Bath Towels; Pool table; BBQ; Inclusive linen; Central heating; Rangemaster cooker with Double oven & grill plus Griddle & hot plate; Dishwasher; Washing machine; Tumble dryer; Fridge and Freezer
The West Country / Devon region
The North Devon Coast
For spectacular scenery and beautiful beaches whatever the season, there's no better place in England than North Devon coast and in particular Croyde. The beaches are recognised as possibly some of the finest and cleanest in Europe - with two miles of soft golden sand, plenty of rock pools and amazing surf.
The coastline is as rugged as it is beautiful dotted with magnificent cliffs, tiny cove and picturesque harbours. It was once the haunt of smugglers, pirates and wreckers and the fascinating history is retold in many small museums along the coast. Today visitors who love Henry Williamson's famous Tarka the Otter can retrace Tarka's journey by following the Tarka Trail.
Along the coastline surrounding a natural harbour is Ilfracombe with its Victorian architecture, Esplanade and famous Tunnels Beach. The harbour is always busy with fishing boats sailing in and out together with the paddle steamer Balmoral which offers day trips to Lundy Island. North Devon has something to offer and appeal to everyone, take time to come and find out for yourselves, we will make you very welcome.
The Woolacombe / Woolacombe Bay area
WALK TO - Woolacombe is an ideal centre for an amazing range of adventure sports including surfing, paragliding, kayaking, coasteering and much more. Take a boat trip to Lundy Island,or a coastal Wildlife Cruise, enjoy a day out on a fishing boat or saddle up and go horse riding across the sand dunes and bridle ways. Woolacombe, extending to Putsborough, making a 3 mile sandy beach holds the 'England for Excellence Gold Award' for best family resort and was voted the Best British Beach in the Mail On Sunday. This stretch of golden sand has won both the blue flag and Premier Seaside Beach awards for its cleanliness, water quality and facilities. Lifeguards ensure safe family swimming during the summer and surfers come from all over the country to enjoy the great waves and clean water. Enjoy family friendly pubs, serving good pub grub. Spoil yourself at one of the many seafood restaurants in and around Woolacombe and Mortehoe, or just have a takeaway, fish and chips or a delicious cream tea as well as browse the many surf and variety shops. Visitors of all ages will find plenty to do away from the beach. There's a friendly, laid-back atmosphere here which visitors are sure to enjoy. Woolacombe and Mortehoe are very dog friendly areas with plenty of walks your dog will enjoy.
CYCLE TO - National Cycle Network,Devon Coast Route 27. This is a wonderfully scenic circular route on the North Devon coast with a link that allows a start and finish in Ilfracombe. and takes in two superb traffic free sections, the National Trust coast route beside the sea at Woolacombe Sands and the former railway path from Ilfracombe to Willingcott Cross. The remainder is along attractive minor roads through quiet villages and rolling Devon farmland.
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.
How to get there
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- Fly to London, Bristol, Cardiff or Exeter.
- Exeter Airport (Closest Airport - 1 Hour Drive).
- All international flights to Paris have a direct air link to Exeter Airport.
- Bristol Airport (1 1/2 Hour Drive).
- All international flights to Amsterdam have a direct air link to Bristol Airport.
- London airports (3 1/2 hour Drive).
- From London, follow the M4 or M3 to reach the M5
- From Exeter or Bristol reach the M5
- Leave the M5 at junction 27
- Then 55 minute drive along the A361 into Barnstaple
- Follow A361 from Barnstaple signed to Ifracombe.
- Continue straight on through Braunton until you reach the Mullacott Cross Roundabout
- Take the left hand turning to Woolacombe.
Activities near Woolacombe
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
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The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Booking fees apply.
Weekend & Mid-week breaks @ £330 (conditions apply).
Options / extras
Beach Towels: £6.00 per person
Booking Fee: £25.00 per booking
Cancellation Fee: 3% of accommodation cost
Dogs: £15.00 per dog, per week
High Chair Usage: £6.00 per week
Internet Usage: £15.00 per week
Travel Cot Usage: £6.00 per week
The changeover day is Friday during peak weeks, otherwise flexible (conditions apply).Enquire now
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