2 miles from Parracombe, and a 2½ mile walk from the little pebble beach at dramatic Heddon's Mouth, deep in a lush tranquil wooded valley, three cottages which started life as grain and animal barns. They nestle, with the farmhouse, in the shelter of mature trees and ancient hedgerows - full of wild flowers, birds and butterflies at the right time of year - and have lovely views to Trentishoe Down. There are 40 acres of pasture, streams, wild wood and moorland which you are welcome to explore. This is terrific walking country, far away from the hustle of modern urban life, and an ideal spot to enjoy its calm. Timeless green lane and woodland footpath (walking boots needed) to Hunters Inn, about 1½ miles. Shared use of laundry room (washing machine, tumble drier) and games barn (table tennis, pool table). Spring water.Heale Farm Cottage: detached cottage approached through a sunny, enclosed little garden (table/chairs, barbecue), and 2 steps up to porch/utility (for coats/boots/wet dogs, fridge-freezer). Ground-floor shower-room (suite). Two steps up to fitted kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, microwave, fridge, electric cooker); 3 slate steps up to inner hall, off which two bedrooms - a double (5 bed), and a single (hooks for clothes-hanging), plus bathroom (suite plus hand-shower, bidet); 3 steps up to a twin bedroom (zip-linkable to 6' double); stairs up to large living room with vaulted ceiling, TV/DVD, French enamel woodburner, stable doors to outer stone steps and lovely views. Dogs permitted in kitchen and utility area only. Dog washing and drying facilities available at an extra charge. A roomy family house. Reductions for one couple - please ask us.
Parracombe: tiny village (great pub, medieval church with famous Georgian interior, PO/shop, pottery) near Exmoor's dramatic coast in a valley midway between Lynton/Lynmouth, 8 miles, and Combe Martin, 6 miles. This is steep, dramatic, deep-valleyed, farming, wooded and moorland country: very beautiful. Wide sandy beaches at Woolacombe and Croyde, about 12 miles.
Over two floors, three ground floor bedrooms: 1 x king size double, 1 x twin (zip linkable to 6ft double on request) 1 x single. Kitchen with dining area. Shower room with shower, WC and basin. Bathroom with bath, hand held shower, bidet, WC and basin. First floor sitting room with wood burning stove.
Parracombe At the point where the Exmoor National Park and the North Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty meet, is where you'll find Combe Martin. This small seaside resort, with all of the necessary amenities, is a great attraction to locals and visitors alike, and is home to a very popular beach as well its own Dinosaur Park!
This property offers the following short breaks: