Sleeps 26. Manor house, can be split into 2 units. Indoor pool and beautiful formal walled garden plus 25 acres of farmland and woods with superb views over open countryside and sea beyond. 3/4 miles to 3 award winning blue flag beaches. Spacious 11 bedroom manor house high above the North Devon countryside with views to the sea in the distance. Available as a whole or in 2 units. The main house has 7 large bedrooms. The North wing has 4 double rooms. Most rooms can be arranged as either double, twin, bunks or family style. In addition there is a large communal games barn with indoor swimming pool and 25 acres of grounds including extensive woods. The walled garden is adjacent to the main house and both smaller units have their own private gardens. The properties are all superbly internally equipped as well as enjoying a full range of garden furniture, BBQ etc. The spacious light interiors, a range of media equipment, and well equipped kitchens and bathrooms make this an easy place to come together with friends or family. It is a warm house, with constant hot water, crisp cotton bed linen, deep sofas and log burning stoves in the living areas.
The Manor House has a large walled garden, the north wing has its own private garden. In addition the grounds extend to 25 acres of farmland and woods. The swimming pool is indoor and heated with large French doors leading to the garden. Stables provide a warm and welcoming home for dogs which are free to roam the land but not in the house please.
Strictly non smoking. All linens and towels except pool/beach provided. All parts of the house are fully centrally heated and in addition there are wood-burning stoves throughout. We have an ample supply of logs from the woods. The house is beautiful but robust and very suitable for children or large family parties. The games barn contains the indoor swimming pool as well as a huge play area. Equipped with Full size snooker and pool tables, Table football, Badminton, Air hockey, basketball, games, bean bags, sofas, and lots of fun stuff. It is the perfect party venue. Optional daily cleaning and chef service.
The Manor House has wide open staircases which are relatively easy to negotiate. 1 ground floor en suite double with disabled facilities.The north wing has 2 downstairs bedrooms but they have fairly tight doorways.
North Devon is home to some of the worlds most beautiful beaches, Saunton Sands with miles of stunning beach is the second longest tide in the world and is only 3 miles away. It also hosts a stunning nature reserve for birds at Braunton Burrows. Croyde with some of the best surfing in the world is only a few minutes drive away. Putsborough, to the west side of Woolacombe bay is the most beautiful beach you will ever see. The coastal walks are well marked.
3 miles from Saunton golf club. 6 more courses within 15 minutes. Portmore Golf Park. Chulmleigh Golf Course. Willingcott Valley Golf Course. Mortehoe and Woollacombe. Royal North Devon Golf Club. Highbullen Golf and Country Club.
Braunton has a good selection of shops, good pubs, an award-winning fish and chip shop, bike hire (near the Tarka Trail), surf hire and other beach sports and two supermarkets plus a grocer selling local produce. There is a post office and banks. The Tourist Information office is located in the main car park.
Local activities include surfing, swimming, tennis, walking, sailing, cycling, fishing, horse riding, golf, wind-surfing, water skiing, mountain biking, bird watching, kite surfing, coasteering, painting, knitting, handicrafts. But there is more than enough to keep most people occupied in the games barn.
We are 3 hours from London and the Midlands via M4/5 and the A361. Regular bus service through Braunton from Ilfracombe, Woolacombe and Croyde to Barnstaple. Barnstaple is 5 miles away and has a railway station with trains running to Exeter station. Fast trains to London and the Midlands from Tiverton. However use of a car is recommended.