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The Captain's House House

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

The Captain's House

Excellent 5/5 Excellent – based on 8 reviews

  • House
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Description from owner

Description

Located in Bude Street, which is in the heart of the village and a short walk from the Quay, this four bedroomed house is in an ideal location to explore North Devon. From the house there are some beautiful walks along the coastal path as well as exploring historic Appledore itself. In addition to a very high specification interior there is also a small courtyard garden with BBQ facilities. The nearest beach is Westward Ho and you can catch the ferry (seasonal) across the estuary to Instow. The beaches of Croyde, Putsborough and Saunton are all a short drive away. For younger visitors there is crabbing on the Quay and there is a supply of beach equipment such as body boards, crabbing nets and so on at the property. Skerne lodge which is a local activity centre in Appledore offers kayaking, surfing lessons and a range of other outdoor activities. For cyclists and walkers there is also the Tarka trail and there are a number of golf courses nearby - the nearest course being Royal North

Located in Bude Street, which is in the heart of the village and a short walk from the Quay, this four bedroomed house is in an ideal location to explore North Devon. From the house there are some beautiful walks along the coastal path as well as exploring historic Appledore itself. In addition to a very high specification interior there is also a small courtyard garden with BBQ facilities. The nearest beach is Westward Ho and you can catch the ferry (seasonal) across the estuary to Instow. The beaches of Croyde, Putsborough and Saunton are all a short drive away. For younger visitors there is crabbing on the Quay and there is a supply of beach equipment such as body boards, crabbing nets and so on at the property. Skerne lodge which is a local activity centre in Appledore offers kayaking, surfing lessons and a range of other outdoor activities. For cyclists and walkers there is also the Tarka trail and there are a number of golf courses nearby - the nearest course being Royal North Devon which is England's oldest golf course. The area is very family friendly and children are welcome in pubs and restaurants.

GROUND FLOOR

Off of the main hall is a walk in shower and toilet. There is a dual aspect open plan living/dining room with a supply of games, books , dvds, radio and telephone plus internet access. The dining table and seating comfortably accommodate six people. The kitchen is fully fitted with dishwasher, fridge freezer, gas hob, microwave and all other essentials and opens out on to a small decked area which the leads to the main garden itself. There is a shed which has body boards, crabbing nets and other beach equipment. The garden has a table and chairs for six people

FIRST FLOOR

The first floor has three double bedroom, and a family bath/shower plus toilet.

SECOND FLOOR

The second floor has a large loft bedroom with two single beds. The room is equipped with its own sofa, TV and DVD recorder and tends to be a big hit with the kids.

Location description from owner

The England region

Appledore is located on the west bank of the tidal River Torridge at its confluence with the River Taw; jointly they flow NW for 4 km to Bideford Bay. Bideford town and port lies 4 km upstream. In Elizabethan times, Appledore along with Bideford, was the largest importer of tobacco, and tales of smugglers and a nautical air can be found around every corner!

Appledore

Situated on the North Devon coast, Appledore has something to offer everyone, whether it be a quiet holiday meandering around the quaint narrow streets of this historic fishing village and visiting the well established galleries, to activities such as surfing on one of Devon's finest blue flag beaches, kayaking on the River Torridge and cycling along the Tarka Trail. The village is full of charm with narrow lanes There is a good range of local facilities including a general store, newsagents, patisserie/tea rooms and highly commended local chip shop. There is a sandy surfing beach 1 mile away (Westward Ho!)There is a annual visual arts festival (late May/earyJune) and book festival (late September/Late October). Appledore Regatta is held annually in August.Art Galleries, Cliff Walking, Surfing, Cycling, Golf, Sailing, Swimming, Crabbing, Maritime Museum, Adventure Theme Park, Boat Trips, Sun Bathing, Castle Building, Sea Fishing, Kayaking, Photography, Pubs, Restaurants, Cafes, Tea Rooms are all on the doorstep of the cottage.....

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Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Double Bed
    Bedroom 2: Double Bed
    Bedroom 3: Double Bed
    Bedroom 4: 2 Single Beds
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 Shower room

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided

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Access

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property

About the owner

Jackie D
Response rate:
85%
Calendar updated:
28 Jul 2016
Years listed:
3
Based in:
United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English


This House has 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 6. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 15 Oct 2012. Located in Devon, it has 8 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £375 to £895.

The Owner has a response rate of 85% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 28 Jul 2016.

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“Fabulous place to stay in a great location!”

Reviewed 12 Apr 2016

Myself and my partner visited Appledore for a long weekend with a couple of friends. The house is perfect, has everything you need, is clean, tidy, the owners are very helpful and we had a fabulous stay! Defiantly recommend as a place to stay!

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