Stunning Grade II Listed thatched cottage
Light and welcoming lounge
Original fireplace and warming wood burner
Relax in style after a day of exploring
Cosy snug with selection of games
Period features combined with creature comforts
A perfect venue for relaxed family dining
Original inglenook fireplace with Range oven and hob
Useful utility with original flagstone floor
Ground floor shower room
Pretty king-size bedroom
Stunning contemporary country decor
Beautifully appointed bathroom with separate shower
A lovely mix of contemporary and traditional
Cosy twin bedroom
Thoughtful homely details
Door leading to the further bedroom
Relax in the king-size bedroom (accessed via the twin bedroom)
Spacious, light and airy bedroom
Beautiful attention to detail
Delightful enclosed garden
Idyllic courtyard setting
Further outside seating in the orchard
Beautiful thatched Devon longhouse
Nestling at the end of a secluded private lane
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2 / 25  Light and welcoming lounge
3 / 25  Original fireplace and warming wood burner
4 / 25  Relax in style after a day of exploring
5 / 25  Cosy snug with selection of games
6 / 25  Period features combined with creature comforts
7 / 25  A perfect venue for relaxed family dining
8 / 25  Original inglenook fireplace with Range oven and hob
9 / 25  Useful utility with original flagstone floor
10 / 25  Ground floor shower room
11 / 25  Pretty king-size bedroom
12 / 25  Stunning contemporary country decor
13 / 25  Beautifully appointed bathroom with separate shower
14 / 25  A lovely mix of contemporary and traditional
15 / 25  Cosy twin bedroom
16 / 25  Thoughtful homely details
17 / 25  Door leading to the further bedroom
18 / 25  Relax in the king-size bedroom (accessed via the twin bedroom)
19 / 25  Spacious, light and airy bedroom
20 / 25  Beautiful attention to detail
21 / 25  Delightful enclosed garden
22 / 25  Idyllic courtyard setting
23 / 25  Further outside seating in the orchard
24 / 25  Beautiful thatched Devon longhouse
25 / 25  Nestling at the end of a secluded private lane

Sweet Bay Cottage,

Barnstaple (4mls SW), Devon
Sleeps 6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
Dogs allowed 2
4
star
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Family friendly
Thatched
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Grade II Listed, detached, thatched, Devon longhouse in central North Devon location
  • Secluded courtyard setting adjacent to owners home and beautiful traditional barns
  • Array of creature comforts alongside quintessential country charm
  • Walkers can explore the Tarka Trail, South West Coast Path and Exmoor National Park
  • Stunning sandy beach and selection of eateries at Instow just a short drive away
  • Visit RHS Rosemoor, Westward Ho!, Tapeley Park and Arlington Court

Property code: 65807

This beautiful cottage nestles at the end of a private country lane in a pretty courtyard setting adjacent to the owner’s home; and just a short drive to the sea provides a perfect opportunity to enjoy both coast and country.

Just a short drive away the vibrant market town of Barnstaple boasts an array of amenities, traditional pannier market, and access to the Tarka Trail and South West Coast Path. Beach lovers are also well catered for with Instow, Croyde, Woolacombe and Westward Ho! all a short drive away, and the pretty coastal villages at Appledore and Clovelly are also well worth a visit. Slightly further afield Exmoor and Dartmoor National Parks, and Hartland, with its abbey and stunning quayside, all provide fabulous days out. Other attractions and places of interest accessible from here include day trips to Lundy Island from Bideford, RHS Rosemoor, Tapeley Park, Arlington Court and Dartington Crystal.

Stepping inside this pretty property you will immediately find yourself in the warm and welcoming lounge with a TV/DVD, iPod dock, stunning original beams and here comfortable sofas sit in front of the lovely inglenook fireplace with wood burner. For anyone wanting some peace and quiet or time out to read their favourite book, there is also a cosy snug with TV/DVD. The next room is the fabulously appointed kitchen/diner and this great sociable space also boasts a TV, plus an original flagstone floor and inglenook fireplace, electric range oven and hob, fridge and freezer. Located next to this is the useful utility room with an additional fridge, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer; and also a useful separate pantry with a microwave. Completing the offering on the ground floor, a shower room with shower and WC. Venturing up the steep cottage stairs and onto the first floor you will then discover the delightful bedrooms, all presented in a beautiful contemporary country style, these comprise of a king-size, a pretty twin, and then a further king-size accessed via the twin. A lovely contemporary bathroom with bath, separate shower and WC completes the inside of the property.

Heading outside, there is a delightful little enclosed lawn garden with seating, located directly to the front of the property, and then further to this you can enjoy access to a second lawn area with garden furniture and BBQ, to the rear. Use of a three acre dog walking paddock with a bordering stream is also included. Private off-road parking for three cars is provided in the courtyard directly outside the property.

Dogs fees are charged per dog at £20.00 for up to 7 nights, £40.00 for up to 14 nights and an additional £20.00 for every week or part week thereafter.

  • 3 Bedrooms - 2 king-size (1 accessed via the twin bedroom) and 1 twin
  • 1 bathroom and 1 shower room
  • Electric range oven and hob, fridge and freezer
  • Utility room with fridge, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer and a separate pantry with microwave
  • Wood burner (logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Off-road parking for 3 cars
  • Wi-Fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome (further by arrangement)
  • Beach 6 miles, pub and shop 2 miles
  • TV/DVD in lounge and snug and TV in the kitchen/diner
  • Gas BBQ available

This property joined our collection in the last 12 months and is managed by Rachel.

Stunning Grade II Listed thatched cottage
Light and welcoming lounge
Original fireplace and warming wood burner
Relax in style after a day of exploring
Cosy snug with selection of games
Period features combined with creature comforts
A perfect venue for relaxed family dining
Original inglenook fireplace with Range oven and hob
Useful utility with original flagstone floor
Ground floor shower room
Pretty king-size bedroom
Show 13 moreStunning contemporary country decor

Location

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