A great choice for a family holiday or friends looking to explore Exmoor and the Devon countryside. Doomsday Barn stands amidst a handful of private cottages and adjacent to a livery stables. Within easy reach of Tiverton and the A361 the North Devon Link Road, the barn is really well placed to explore the county. Travel North to Woolacombe and Saunton Sands for days out at the beach or enjoy miles or quiet roads that traverse the moorland of Exmoor. Dartmoor National Park is also within easy reach as are the shops and restaurants of cathedral city of Exeter.
The property is enclosed by a gated access with private parking on a gravel area adjacent to barn and garden that has a picnic bench for enjoying the summer sunshine. The barn is a characterful and historic building, with lime its former life.
A spacious open plan living area is the communal hub on the ground floor, the slate floors warmed by underfloor heating and a wood burning stove to ensure your complete comfort in cooler winter months. The kitchen is fitted with an attractive cream shaker units with woodblock worktops and complimented by a full range of modern appliances included a gas range cooker. The lounge and dining area offers a rustic farmhouse kitchen and couch ideal to put your feet up on after a day walking the moor. Two bedrooms on the ground floor have use of a downstairs bathroom with bath and shower over. Upstairs a modern mezzanine level equipped with sofa and TV is a useful space for children to escape to . This leads into an attractive master bedroom with kingsize bed and en-suite shower room. Close by there are a number of pubs within a couple of miles, the Stag in at Rackenford within a mile and a half. The village also has a shop and post office. Parking for two cars or more is available immediately outside the barn.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Check in time:||15:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest beach||Braunton Sands 49 km|
|Nearest Amenities||2.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter Airport 50 km, Nearest railway: Tiverton 14 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, DVD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Sleeps up to 6 adult guests:
Experience the flavour of true country life with a relaxing holiday in the tranquil heartland of Devon. With glorious rolling hills, picturesque villages, bustling market towns and stunning countryside, Mid Devon has something for everyone. A walker's paradise, the extensive network of public footpaths and bridleways traverse the rich mix of farmland and woodland. Other activities including cycling, golf, horse riding and fishing are widely available for the energetic and, for those seeking a less active break, picturesque country villages provide a plethora of cream tea shops, real ale pubs, excellent quality family restaurants and traditional regular farmers markets.
Rich in tradition this unique area of Devon has much to offer with miles of countryside and bridleways to explore, The Two Moors Way, linking both Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks can be joined nearby. Two miles from the village of Rackenford this central location is a gateway to both North and South Devon coasts with the market town of Tiverton a short drive and the cathedral city of Exeter within half and hour.There are a number of pubs within a couple of miles, the Stag in at Rackenford within a mile and a half. The village also has a shop and post office.