This character cottage in the heart of Appledore is a dream base for a Devon getaway and to explore all this county has to offer.
This former fisherman’s cottage, which has been lovingly restored and filled with antique furniture and original artwork, provides a unique holiday experience for anyone who visits. Conveniently located, the cottage is within walking distance of a wealth of local pubs, the maritime museum, the pretty quayside as well as shops and galleries. If you feel the need to leave Appledore, the whole of North Devon is within easy reach. The sandy and surfing beaches of Woolacombe, Westward Ho! and Croyde are nearby and the South West Coast Path, Tarka Trail and both Dartmoor and Exmoor National Parks are close. There are also several attractions in the area to suit all tastes and ages, including Tapeley Park, The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, Bideford with its markets, RHS Rosemoor Gardens and numerous National Trust properties and gardens.
This accommodation is over three floors and offers three bedrooms for six guests. On the first floor is one double with a TV and en-suite shower room with WC, one double with a TV and estuary views. On the second floor is one twin and a snug lounge area with TV/DVD which is approached via steep stairs. The family bathroom, which is located on the ground floor, has a shower over bath and WC and an additional WC is located outside. The comfortable lounge has a TV and Blu-Ray DVD and another separate snug/lounge has a TV/DVD and coal effect gas fire. The dining room, which seats six, has an original ornamental period fireplace (non-working) and the well-equipped kitchen, should you choose to stay in and cook, has an electric cooker and gas hob, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. The utility room, which is located outside in an external shed, has a washing machine, tumble dryer and freezer.
Outside the property is an enclosed south-facing paved courtyard garden with furniture and a BBQ, perfect for alfresco dining long into the warm Devon evenings. There is free roadside parking when available and a public car park close to the property.
Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.